Top Health Care Stocks for July 2020

Top Health Care Stocks for July 2020

Health care, one of the largest and most complex sectors, is comprised of a broad range of companies that sell medical products and services. The health care sector includes companies that sell drugs, medical devices, and insurance, as well as hospitals and health care providers. Health care stocks, as represented by the Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLV), have outperformed the broader market, providing investors with a total return of 6.8% compared to the S&P 500's total return of 5.5% over the past 12 months. The market performance numbers and the statistics in the tables in this story are as of June 24.