Feb 12, 2014 ... Consumer staples stocks have always been known as stalwart anchors for the
majority of dividend equity portfolios.
The consumer staples sector is characterized by its global industry classification
sector (GICS). ... Stock Basics · Economics Basics · Options Basics ... Unlike other
areas of the economy, even during economically slow times (in theory), the ...
Companies in the business of consumer staples can grow their profits and
Feb 28, 2012 ... Cash in on companies that make stuff we buy in good times and bad. ... Before
you stopped eating fries -- or washing them down with a soft ... Vanguard
Consumer Staples ETF (VDC) charges even less, just 0.19%. .... Although
American Funds American Mutual F1 (symbol AMFFX) tends to lag in powerful ...
Aug 5, 2015 ... But recent performance in the consumer staples sector hasn't been easy to
capture as a sector bet. ... Even two of Warren Buffett's all-time favorite consumer
stocks—and two ... of doing themselves what others might do to them," Ramey
said. ... Mushkin said two big trends are at play in the Kroger success.
Sep 24, 2016 ... Two of the sectors, Consumer Staples and Utilities, are non-cyclical stocks ...
When the economy is growing, these stocks tend to lag behind, ...
Apr 4, 2016 ... When this S&P 500 sector is expected to show earnings growth leadership in
2016, why is it lagging on the stock market?
Jan 31, 2014 ... But that doesn't mean you should shun consumer staples as we move ... by a few
percentage points despite the consumer staples sector lagging last year. ... my O'
Shaughnessy-inspired model still thinks it's a good value play.
Consumer Staples as of 10:15 AM ET 11/25/2016 ... The companies in this sector
are primarily involved in the development and production of consumer ...
Posts about stock market written by jeana2deal. ... makes sense for them – doing
this can often make the stock price go down; ... My dividend-paying stocks so far
are in utilities, energy, finance, and consumer staples. .... Is a stock lagging or
leading its market (Canadian or US)?; Is a sector lagging or leading the markets?
consumer discretionary and industrials ... Economic growth rates slow to “stall
speed” against .... consumer discretionary stocks have beaten the broader market