The Morningstar Global Energy Index has rebounded along with broader equity markets since the beginning of 2019. The Energy Index is up 14% year to date through March 25 compared with an 11% gain in the Morningstar Global Equity Index. Rising oil prices, up roughly 29% since the end of 2018 have fueled the strength in energy stocks.
Global energy index vs. global equity index - source: Morningstar Analysts
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