NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Investors looking to capture gains from a global economic recovery should look to the basic materials sector for stocks engaged in the production of chemicals, fertilizers, paper, building materials, steel, gold, copper, iron and other specialty items that make up the guts of the global economy.One way to participate in this market is through the Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLB), which includes stocks of 30 companies that operate in these industries.
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