Price movement of S&P 500 indexes
On June 1, 2016, the S&P Consumer Staples Index had slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Discretionary Index and the S&P 500 Index as a whole. These indexes had respective returns of 0.74%, -0.13%, and 0.11%.
The S&P 500 stocks had a monthly return of 1.5%. That’s much higher than 0.00% and 0.64%, from the S&P Consumer Discretionary Index and the S&P Consumer Staples Index, respectively.
Top losers on June 1, 2016
Top gainers of June 1, 2016
The top gaining stocks on June 1, 2016, were as follows:
In this series, we will take a look at the above stocks’ performances, price movements, and latest quarterly results.
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLP) tracks a market-cap-weighted index of consumer staples stocks drawn from the S&P 500. XLP is the ETF of consumer goods.
Let’s start with Under Armour.