We are about three quarters of the way through Q4 earnings season.

that will means the so-called “buyback blackout” window will end soon.

A “buyback blackout” is actually a period of several weeks around announcement of quarterly results when companies as well as their executives refrain via issuing any completely new share repurchases.

What happens from the month after the end of these periods?

Over the past 5 years, the Financials, Consumer Discretionary as well as Healthcare sectors have been top performers, according to a SouthIndianNews.com analysis using Kensho.

Each of those sectors have traded higher 100 percent of the time. They average around a 5 percent gain in just a month.