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Old 02-12-2005, 07:22 PM   #21
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Re: Is it late to get into energy sector funds

Since Vanguard's energy sector fund is closed to new investors, I am considering ETFs. Below are my findings:

iShares Goldman Sachs Natural Resourc (IGE)
Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE)
Dow Jones U.S. Energy Sector Index Fund (IYE)
S&P Global Energy Sector Index Fund (IXC)

It seems that their holdings are very similar with over 60% in oil companies. IGE seems to be a little bit more diversified than the others.

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