Quarter-End Insights

Industrials: Attractive Opportunities in Industrial Distributors

Keith Schoonmaker, CFA

The Morningstar Global Industrials Index rose 11% over a trailing three-month period, in line with the broader global equity market. However, the index lagged the market’s 1% increase after sliding 2% over the past 12 months on transpacific trade tensions and concerns about a looming economic slowdown.

Global industrial stocks have outperformed the market recently - source: Morningstar Analysts

Keith Schoonmaker, CFA does not own shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar's editorial policies.