Ten European Consumer Staples Stocks To Consider

Stocks in the consumer staples sector offer stability and steady growth. They are especially attractive during turbulent market conditions. As the name implies companies in this sector produce goods that consumers buy regardless of the economic conditions. Household products like toothpaste, food items, cleaning products, hygiene items, shampoo and even beer are good examples of consumer …

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The Top Eight Publicly-Listed Food Producers

Heinz, one of the top food producers in the U.S. was sold to Warren Buffet and Brazilian private equity firm 3 G Capital for $23.2 billion this week. Heinz was sold at $72.50 per share representing a 19% premium to its all high. Heinz equity investors were lucky to receive such a nice premium in this buyout. …

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Consumer Staples Stocks Offer Steady Growth and Solid Dividends

The consumer staples sector companies produce products that consumers have to buy regardless of the state of the economy. These products include items like food, personal products, hygiene products, household goods, etc. Consumer staple companies offer stable dividends with steady growth. They do not grow quickly like tech companies for example. Instead year after year …

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A Quick Look at Six Fast Food Restaurant Stocks

The fast-food industry is a multi-billion dollar industry with huge presence not just in the U.S. but in countries around the world. People tend to prefer fast-food whether the economy is in expansion or contraction mode. The largest fast-food giant McDonald’s (MCD) operates  more than 38,000 stores in 119 countries serving 69 million customers every …

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