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GO BIG! SIZE MATTERS! Top US Large-Cap Stocks for your portfolio NOW!

Apr 02, 2019

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  • SIZE MATTERS!  Here are the US LARGE-CAP TOP BUYS for April, the stocks you NEED in your portfolio as a new quarter gets underway
  • As the flowers rise with Spring, so too will these US LARGE-CAP TOP BUYS in your portfolio!
  • GO BIG and check out the stocks below

 

US Large-Cap TOP BUYS 

Name Ticker Sector Industry Primary Stock Ranking Secondary Stock Ranking
AUTOZONE INC AZO Consumer Discretionary Automotive Retail US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
AMDOCS DOX Information Technology IT Consulting and Other Services US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
DARDEN RESTAURANTS INC DRI Consumer Discretionary Restaurants US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
LAUDER (ESTEE) COS INC -CL A EL Consumer Staples Personal Products US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
EMERSON ELECTRIC CO EMR Industrials Electrical Components and Equipment US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
F5 NETWORKS INC FFIV Information Technology Communications Equipment US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
GENUINE PARTS CO GPC Consumer Discretionary Distributors US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
HOME DEPOT INC HD Consumer Discretionary Home Improvement Retail US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
HERSHEY CO HSY Consumer Staples Packaged Foods and Meats US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
3M CO MMM Industrials Industrial Conglomerates US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC MSI Information Technology Communications Equipment US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
O'REILLY AUTOMOTIVE INC ORLY Consumer Discretionary Automotive Retail US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
PROCTER & GAMBLE CO PG Consumer Staples Household Products US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
STARBUCKS CORP SBUX Consumer Discretionary Restaurants US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Discretionary Top Buy
SPIRIT AEROSYSTEMS HOLDINGS SPR Industrials Aerospace and Defense US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy

Source: Capital IQ

Select Highlights:
 

  • Autozone Inc. (AZO) is the US-based retailer and distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories through its thousands of stores across North and South America. Autozone maintains a priority of increasing its profitability as indicated by the company’s all-time high gross margin of 53.2% in FY2018.  
     
  • F5 Networks Inc. (FFIV) aims to optimize the security, performance, and availability of information technology solutions through the development, marketing, and selling of application delivery network products to customers worldwide. F5 Networks generated a return on equity of 34.9% in FY2018, the highest in the company's history.  
     
  • 3M Company (MMM) develops, manufactures, and markets products worldwide through its four business segments: Safety & Industrial; Transportation & Electronics; Healthcare; and Consumer. 3M Company has hiked its annual dividend payment in every year of its existence!  
     
  • Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) offers branded consumer packaged goods through brands such as Oral-B, Tide, and Chairman to customers across the globe. Procter & Gamble’s return on invested capital of 10.8% in FY2018 was the best for the company since FY2006! 
     
  • Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) is the global provider of coffee and tea beverages, single-serve beverages, food, and snacks through its more than 25,000 retail locations across the world. Starbucks generated a robust return on equity of 136.2% in FY2018 while the stock offers a 1.9% dividend yield as of Monday’s close.
     
  • Spirit AeroSystems Holdings (SPR) is the designer, manufacturer, and supplier of commercial aerostructures to customers in the United States and across the globe. Spirit AeroSystems trades at a multiple of 11.27x its forward 12M earnings as of Monday’s close while the company generated all-time high annual revenue of USD$7.22mm in FY2018. 

 

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