S&P 500 indexes
On January 25, 2017, the S&P 500 slightly outperformed the S&P Consumer Staples and the S&P Consumer Discretionary as a whole. The indexes had respective returns of 0.80%, 0.02%, and 0.58%.
The S&P 500 stocks had a yearly return of 22.4%—much higher than 17.9% and 8.5% from the S&P Consumer Discretionary and the S&P Consumer Staples, respectively.
Top loser on January 25
The top-losing stock as of January 25, 2017, was as follows:
- Coach (COH) fell 1.3%.
Top gainer of January 25
The top-gaining stocks as of January 25, 2017, were as follows:
- Hanesbrands (HBI) rose 5.3%.
- Carter’s (CRI) rose 2.0%.
- Constellation Brands (STZ) rose 0.68%.
- Ball Corporation (BLL) rose 0.38%.
- Kate Spade & Company (KATE) rose 0.11%.
In this series, we’ll take a look at the above stocks’ performances, price movements, and latest quarterly results.
The Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR Fund (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 Coach.