The Consumer Staples Sector comprises companies provide all the necessities of life, whose businesses are less sensitive to economic cycles. It includes manufacturers and distributors of food, beverages and tobacco and producers of non-durable household goods and personal products. It also includes food & drug retailing companies as well as hypermarkets and consumer super centers.
The Consumer Staples sector index is a market composite index that includes 42 stocks from public trading companies and ADRs with the largest market capitalizations in the Consumer Staples sector. The Consumer Staples sector can be further categorized into 6 industry groups, including Personal Products, Beverages, Household Products, Tobacco, Food & Staples Retailing and Food Products.
|Consumer Staples Sector||
|Food & Staples Retailing||
|Consumer Staples Sector||1.22||0.26||4.46||3.53||-3.74||-3.19||25.93|
|Food & Staples Retailing||0.40||-1.24||3.92||-5.59||-0.80||0.78||82.38|
|Consumer Staples Sector||206,363||+1.22%||25.40B||0.80||6.82%|
|Food & Staples Retailing||18,107||+0.40%||831.80M||0.91||22.18%|
|Industry||Market Cap||Div Yield||PEG Ratio|
|Consumer Staples Sector||$379.18T||2.67%||2.51|
|Food & Staples Retailing||$34.40T||1.24%||2.97|