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Sector Rotation is simply the transition of money invested from one industry to another as investors take advantage of cyclical trends in the overall economy. The theory goes that when you group stocks according to their industries or sectors, they have distinct sensitivities that affect profitability. Knowing which stage of the business cycle can help investors position themselves in profitable sectors while avoiding the wrong ones. The Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) structure includes 10 investment sectors representing key areas of the economy. We take a look at the 11 investment sectors below.