Equal Sector Investing Outperforms Again

Equal sector investing, a strategy in which a portfolio is divided equally among the economic sectors of the market, beat the returns of the S&P 500 in 2009 for the 10th year in a row according to ALPS Distributors.


ALPS Launches Equal Sector Weight ETF

ALPS launched the first Equal Sector ETF (EQL). The new fund is an ETF of ETFs that tracks the Banc of America Securities – Merrill Lynch Equal Sector Weight Index by owning each of the nine Select Sector SPDR ETFs in equal weights.