The broad market advanced .73%. Much is being made of how January starts as a great prognosticator for the balance of the year. Statistics for the first week in January and what that bodes for the entire market abound, along with analogs, ideologues and all manner of other 'stuff'. History repeats, rhymes, and more often reminds that we never step into the same river twice, but most times our feet will get wet, sometimes the river has run dry and sometimes we just might drown. I find that to be a useful mental model as an antidote for over generalizations and wild prognostications.
Here is how the major sectors performed (click on all images for enhanced viewing):here. Asset Managers is the second best subsector. Let's take a look at the sector chart: here. Let's close with looking at the broad market chart. I'm including both a weekly and a daily chart.