U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio

Overview

Stats:
Funds:15
Acquired Fees:0.18%
TTM Yield:1.48%
Benchmark:SPY

Inception Date: June 8, 2020

Investment Objective

The ETF Action Sector & Industry Active Index Model (AIM) Portfolio’s primary objective is to outperform the broad U.S. Market as measured by the S&P 500. To accomplish this objective the investment committee utilizes an actively managed process that is governed and implemented using a transparent and repeatable framework.

Key Facts

  • Selection universe limited to U.S. sector and industry ETFs
  • Over/under weight positions driven by transparent, multi-faceted, and repeatable ratings process
  • Fully invested (no cash), does not use leverage or inverse funds

Philosophy

Returns across sectors and industries often diverge widely based on a number of factors including business cycle, macroeconomic environment, fundamentals, valuations, and sentiment. Following a disciplined process outlined in the methodology guide, ETF Action has created a proprietary process to track these factors in an attempt to identify sectors and industries that we believe have an outsized chance to outperform over various time frames.

All ETF Action Model Portfolios are made available to subscribers for informational purposes only and do not represent actual investments. Full terms of service, including terms of use, copyrights, and disclaimers are available here.

Composition

Model Insights

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

9.28.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned -1.36% last week, underperforming the S&P 500 by 0.78%

  • Top Performers: XLK +2.17%, XLU +1.21%, FDIS +0.33%
  • Bottom Performers: XME -9.83%, KBE -7.01%, XBI -4.60%
  • Since Inception Performance: 4.03% outperforming the S&P 500 (SPY) by 0.22%

U.S. Sector Playbook

9.21.2020

An overview of the U.S. Sector ETF landscape - Performance, Flows, Valuations, Earnings, & Technicals.

  • Industrials (+$615 million) and tech (+$337 million) lead net inflows; utilities see $100 million out (page 2)
  • S&P 500 falls again (SPY -0.62%) energy leads all U.S. sectors (XLE +3.03%) (page 3)
  • Health Care & tech have seen largest upward revisions to 2020E earnings (page 6)

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

9.20.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned 0.43% last week, outperforming the S&P 500 by 1.05%

  • Top Performers: XBI +11.30%, XME +6.93%, XAR +4.06%
  • Bottom Performers: XLP -1.48%, KIE -1.45%, FCOM -1.36%
  • Since Inception Performance: 5.47% outperforming the S&P 500 (SPY) by 1.05%

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

9.14.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned -2.34% last week, outperforming the S&P 500 by 0.14%

  • Top Performers: XHB +2.30%, XLI -0.30%, XLU -0.74%
  • Bottom Performers: XLK -4.37%, KBE -5.66%, XME -3.50%
  • Since Inception Performance: 5.01% underperforming the S&P 500 (SPY) by 0.06%

U.S. Sector Playbook

9.8.2020

An overview of the U.S. Sector ETF landscape - Performance, Flows, Valuations, Earnings, & Technicals.

  • Flows favor Industrials (+$362MM) and Consumer Staples (+$313MM) (page 2)
  • S&P 500 falls back (SPY -2.28%) while Materials (XLB +0.73%) leads (page 3)
  • 2020E earnings estimates beginning to lift off the floor, Real Estate and Financials still trending lower (page 6)

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

9.7.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned -2.36% last week, underperforming the S&P 500 by 0.08%

  • Top Performers: KBE +1.33%, XLU +0.51%, KIE +0.24%
  • Bottom Performers: XSW -5.23%, XLK -4.09%, XHB -3.97%
  • Since Inception Performance: 7.53% underperforming the S&P 500 (SPY) by 0.22%

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

8.31.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned 2.94% last week, underperforming the S&P 500 by 0.33%

  • Top Performers: XLK +4.43%, FCOM +4.51%, XLF +4.32%
  • Bottom Performers: XBI -2.40%, XLU -0.59%, XHB -0.52%
  • Since Inception Performance: 10.13% underperforming the S&P 500 (SPY) by 0.14%
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U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Positioning Guide

8.24.2020

U.S. Sector & Industry AIM Portfolio returned 0.35% last week, underperforming the S&P 500 by 0.43%

  • Top Performers: XLK +3.57%, FDIS +3.52%, XHB +2.48%
  • Bottom Performers: KBE -6.46%, XAR -4.23%, KIE -3.61%
  • Since Inception Performance: 6.98% outpacing S&P 500 (SPY) by 0.20%

 

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