Rebuilding After Sandy
Invest in

Rebuilding After Sandy

16.7%
2.7%
0.6%

Big Storm, Even Bigger Cleanup Job

Hurricane Sandy’s lethal two-day attack on the East Coast pummeled New York, New Jersey and parts of Pennsylvania. The storm tragically led to the loss of lives[1], and the total damages have been estimated at $50 billion, the nation’s second-costliest hurricane in US History.[2] Cities woke up to the aftermath that included flooded homes, damaged cars, and downed power lines and attention quickly turned to the huge amount of repair and reconstruction that, even months after the event, continues to be carried out. Past experiences, such as with Hurricanes Katrina and Irene, have shown that the rebuilding of affected areas can often generate demand for companies that provide services such as home repairs, construction, insurance claim processing and environmental cleanup. See more
16.7%
2.7%
0.6%
Invest in Thematic Portfolios
Create your own customizable basket of up to 30 stocks or ETFs for just $9.95.
Motif Index 1 YR Return
Rebuilding After Sandy Benchmark
With this Motif, you can buy the following basket of stocks for just $9.95:
Weight Segment & Stocks Symbol 1 MO / 1 YR Return
61.4% Building Supplies 35.8%
28.1% Lowe's Cos. LOW 40.8%
27.8% Home Depot Inc. HD 38.8%
2.6% Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. BECN 3.2%
1.8% Owens Corning OC 7.4%
0.8% USG Corp. USG 6.5%
0.4% Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. LL 72.6%
20.7% Utility Repair & Supplies 1.0%
8.6% Eaton Corp PLC ETN 10.5%
5.3% Hubbell Inc. Cl B HUB.B 10.4%
4.0% Quanta Services Inc. PWR 19.3%
1.8% Dycom Industries Inc. DY 99.3%
1.1% MYR Group Inc. MYRG 17.1%
9.2% Self Storage 27.1%
3.4% Extra Space Storage Inc. EXR 30.4%
3.0% Sovran Self Storage Inc. SSS 18.4%
2.8% CubeSmart CUBE 32.4%
7.6% Cleanup Products & Services 11.1%
4.4% Clean Harbors Inc. CLH 16.6%
3.2% Xylem Inc. XYL 3.6%
1.1% Home Generators 19.9%
1.1% Generac Holdings GNRC 19.9%