All is right in the world.
We’ve traditionally categorized Real Estate as a boring, ‘risk-off’ sector, akin to Health Care, Utilities, and Consumer Staples, but all throughout 2022, Real Estate was indistinguishable from large cap growth. It was one of the more interesting relationships of the year.
As we turned our calendars to 2023, market leadership took a sharp turn in favor of growth stocks, as Information Technology, Consumer Discretionary, and Communication Services surged. Real Estate tagged along for the ride.
Today, things are right back where they belong.