Hot Sectors, Class of 2012

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The S&P 500 is broken into 10 major sectors that many professional investors use for asset allocation and risk analysis -- and, like many equity strategists, I maintain my own sector model that's based on these. When I last published this model in July, I was becoming more defensive as I looked toward an uncertain and volatile second half. As such, I was favoring the healthcare, information technology and utility sectors, and I upped my allocation to consumer staples, as you'll see on the table below....583 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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