ETF Trends
ETF Trends

Typically small-cap shares and exchange traded funds (ETFs) lead the way out of recessions. This time around, though, large-caps have swooped in and regained favor among risk-averse investors.

The broad market rally that began March was initially led by small-caps, but a shift has given  large-caps a place in the spotlight. What happened?

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  • SPDR S&P 500 (NYSEArca: SPY): up 23.6% year-to-date

  • S&P 500 Growth (NYSEArca: IVW): up 28.3% year-to-date

  • S&P Small Cap 600 (NYSEArca: IJR): up 17.7% year-to-date

  • S&P Small Cap 600 Growth (NYSEArca: IJT): up 20.2% year-to-date

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