Still bullish on consumer staples, industrials and tech

By Matthew Pierce Markets Covestor

The Island Light Sector Rotation portfolio was updated for the month of June as part of our regular rebalancing. The strategy, which employs a sophisticated new algorithm for potentially capturing market momentum in an optimized portfolio of US sectors, is the latest in a series of innovative dynamic portfolio models offered by Island Light.

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For the month of July, we increased our exposure to the US consumer staples, industrials, materials, and technology sectors, and reduced exposure to utilities, financials and consumer discretionary sectors. We remain overweight utilities relative to the S&P index weights.

The following table reflects the performance of our strategy, the S&P and the 9 sector ETFs that comprise our investment universe, through June 30, 2014:

DISCLAIMER: The investments discussed are held in client accounts as of June 30, 2013. These investments may or may not be currently held in client accounts. The reader should not assume that any investments identified were or will be profitable or that any investment recommendations or investment decisions we make in the future will be profitable. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.