The discrepancy between gains in energy stocks and the slump in crude oil prices suggests something has to back down. Energy market analysts say oil prices are more likely to rise than stocks fall.

The S&P 500 Energy Sector SPDR ETF
XLE,
+0.19%

is up 50% this year and is the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 Index
SPX,
-0.23%
.
The top five holdings are Exxon Mobil
XOM,
+0.03%
,



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