If you can't decide which stock to buy in a particular sector, a Sector SPDR may be a good option to consider. It's like buying the top 10 companies all in one ETF.
The Communications Sector is a interconnected industry using various forms of communications like terrestrial, satellite, and wireless transmission systems.
The Consumer Discretionary Sector are companies that sell goods and services that are considered "non-essential" by consumers, but desirable if their available income is sufficient to purchase them.
The Consumer Staples Sector are companies that provide goods and services that people use on a daily basis, like food, clothing, or other personal products.
The Energy Sector is includes all of the industries involved in the production and sale of energy, including fuel extraction, manufacturing, refining and distribution.
The Financials Sector consists of institutions that provide financial services to commercial and retail customers like banks, investment companies, insurance companies and real estate firms.
The Healthcare Sector consists of companies that offer medical services, manufacture medical equipment, drugs and medical insurance.
The Industrials Sector includes companies that manufacture and sell industrial and commercial equipment and services, transportation and distribution operations.
The Materials Sector is includes stocks involved in the discovery, development and processing of raw materials like mining and metal refining, chemical products and forestry products.
The Real Estate Sector is comprised of both residential and commercial real estate. The residential side focuses on the buying and selling of properties used as homes, while the commercial side focuses on real estate used for business purposes like malls or office buildings.
The Technology Sector consists of businesses that manufacture electronics like computers or smart phones as well as develop enterprise software.
The Utilities Sector refers companies that provide critically important amenities like water, electricity and natural gas.
Sellers have pushed these symbols to the bottom of the 52 week price range.