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How industries stack up since last Dow 13,000

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Posted: Feb 28, 2012 4:45 PM
How industries stack up since last Dow 13,000

How the 10 categories of stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 index have performed since May 19, 2008, the last time the Dow Jones industrial average closed above 13,000.

_ Consumer discretionary: Up 30.3 percent.

_ Information technology: Up 21 percent.

_ Consumer staples: Up 15.9 percent.

_ Health care: Up 14 percent.

_ Industrials: Down 8.7 percent.

_ Energy: Down 15.2 percent.

_ Utilities: Down 15.5 percent.

_ Materials: Down 16.5 percent.

_ Telecommunications: Down 17 percent.

_ Financials: Down 43 percent.

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Source: FactSet.