Recession fears are kicking in, so these are the best ETFs to buy in a recession for 2022, states Jason Bodner of

Having an unemotional data-driven approach allows us to highlight funds rising to the top. This process is how we find the best recession ETFs for 2022. From our standpoint, the best ETFs are ones that hold incredible stocks. With recession fears swirling, defensive groups like healthcare are thriving. Also, rising inflation is keeping energy stocks buoyant. We are seeing strong technical and fundamental scores in energy and healthcare ETFs.

Disclosure: Jason holds long positions in none of the stocks or ETFs profiled at the time of filming.

Let's break down the following four best ETFs to buy in a recession in 2022:

2:48 Global X MLP & Energy Infrastructure ETF (MLPX)

4:58 iShares US Healthcare ETF (IYH)

6:52 SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP)

9:04 Alpha Architect US Quantitative Momentum ETF (QMOM)

Inside each of these ETFs are outlier stocks. Those are companies that have been some of the best winners ever.

Data helps us find them! In MLPX, he breaks down high-scoring stock, Cheniere Energy, Inc. (LNG) Inside IYH, Jason showcases Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Then for XOP, he finds Coterra Energy, Inc. (CTRA). Finally, for QMOM, he showcases Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM).

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