ASX Sector Analysis – Materials Retains Top as Telecommunications Bottoms Out

The Materials sector has remained on top of the standings in both the last 3 and 6 months and is slowing climbing up the longer term rankings too, in the latest ASX Sector Analysis for the week beginning 29 August 2016.

The ASX Sector Analysis is conducted over three time frames – the last 3 months, 6 months and 12 months.  If a sector appears above the S&P/ASX 200 index (XJO), then it has outperformed the XJO during that period.  If it appears below, then it has underperformed.  The colour depicts whether the index has risen or fallen during that time period.

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