Consumer Discretionary

The Consumer Discretionary Sector encompasses those industries that tend to be the most sensitive to economic cycles. Its manufacturing segment includes automotive, household durable goods, textiles & apparel and leisure equipment. The services segment includes hotels, restaurants and other leisure facilities, media production and services, and consumer retailing and services.

Reasons to Invest in the Consumer Discretionary Sector

  • Sector performance generally tied to the health of the overall economy
  • Part of a sector rotation strategy (i.e., early part of the economic cycle)
  • Potential exposure to a secular investing theme, such as growth in high-end brands

Top 10 Performing Consumer Discretionary Mutual Funds

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Today's Top 10 performing mutual funds in the specified Morningstar Category sorted by 3-Yr Average Annual Total Return. Total returns and ratings are updated monthly. Screen includes open funds, no-transaction fee and no load funds only and may not always result in 10 or more funds. Morningstar Category and Overall Morningstar Rating are for informational purposes only.

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