Financials Sector - Find Investments

The Financial Sector contains companies involved in activities such as banking, mortgage finance, consumer finance, specialized finance, investment banking and brokerage, asset management and custody, corporate lending, insurance, financial investment, real estate investment trusts (REITs), as well as companies engaged in real estate management & development.

Reasons to Invest in the Financials Sector

  • Tends to be generally more economically sensitive
  • Part of a sector rotation strategy (i.e., early part of the economic cycle)
  • Can provide greater diversification* than owning an individual financials stock

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Stock markets are volatile and can fluctuate significantly in response to company, industry, political, regulatory, market, or economic developments. Investing in stock involves risks, including the loss of principal.

Because of their narrow focus, sector funds tend to be more volatile than funds that diversify across many sectors and companies.

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