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Two Sectors to Tippy-Toe Back Into

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Perhaps you are looking to “tippy toe” into the market and make some purchases. While volatility is nothing to be afraid of, if you are, consider two ETF sectors: Consumer Staples (XLP) and Healthcare (XLV). Both currently have lower volatility than the S&P 500 -- but options that are historically high.

Historically, they have fallen by less as well. In the second visual we show the historical movement of each in market drawdowns.

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