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May's Plays: These US LARGE-CAP TOP PICKS are what your portfolio needs NOW!

May 02, 2019

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  • Spring has spring, flowers are blooming and May's Play are here!
  • Below you will find the very best US LARGE-CAP Global Top Stock Ideas that your portfolio must have now!

 

US Large-Cap TOP BUYS 

Name Ticker Sector Industry Primary Stock Ranking Secondary Stock Ranking
Alphabet Inc. GOOGL Communication Services Interactive Media and Services US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
Armstrong World Industries, Inc. AWI Industrials Building Products US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
CDK Global, Inc. CDK Information Technology Application Software US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
F5 Networks, Inc. FFIV Information Technology Communications Equipment US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
The Hershey Company HSY Consumer Staples Packaged Foods and Meats US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
Keysight Technologies, Inc. KEYS Information Technology Electronic Equipment and Instruments US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
Landstar System, Inc. LSTR Industrials Trucking US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. EL Consumer Staples Personal Products US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
Medifast, Inc. MED Consumer Staples Personal Products US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
Motorola Solutions, Inc. MSI Information Technology Communications Equipment US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. ODFL Industrials Trucking US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
Parker-Hannifin Corporation PH Industrials Industrial Machinery US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
PepsiCo, Inc. PEP Consumer Staples Soft Drinks US Large-Cap Top Buy US Consumer Staples Top Buy
Snap-on Incorporated SNA Industrials Industrial Machinery US Large-Cap Top Buy US Industrials Top Buy
Verizon Communications Inc. VZ Communication Services Integrated Telecommunication Services US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy
Zebra Technologies Corporation ZBRA Information Technology Electronic Equipment and Instruments US Large-Cap Top Buy US Information Technology Top Buy

Source: Capital IQ

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  • Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) is the global tech giant that offers advertising services through its wide array of products and service platforms including Google, Android, YouTube, and much more. Analysts project highly robust EPS growth for Alphabet of 15.96% per annum over the next 5 years, a very strong sign for investors! 
     
  • Armstrong World Industries (AWI) is the designer and manufacturer of ceiling systems that are mainly used in the construction and renovation of commercial and residential buildings in North and South America. Armstrong World Industries posted a net income margin of 19.1% in FY2018, the best in the company’s history! 
     
  • 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.
     
  • Hershey Co. (HSY) manufactures and sells chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery products through popular brands such as Twizzlers, Kit Kat, Reese’s, and Bubble Yum. Since Hershey began offering a dividend in FY1998, the company has increased its annual payment to investors every year to payout USD$2.76/share in FY2018! 
     
  • PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP) is a food and beverage company with operations across the globe across popular brands such as Frito-Lay's, Aquafina, Mountain Dew, Quaker Foods, and more. PepsiCo generated an all-time high return on equity of 98.2% for shareholders in FY2018! 
     
  • Snap-on Inc. (SNA) manufactures and sells tools, equipment, diagnostics, and repair information solutions a wide variety of professionals worldwide. Snap-on Inc. has generated a positive adjusted EPS surprise in every quarter since 3Q 2004! 
     
  • Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) is a global provider of communications, information, and entertainment products and services to residential, business, and government customers. Verizon Communications offers the most attractive dividend yield among stocks highlighted in the table above, yielding 4.2% to investors as of yesterday’s close.

 

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