Defensive Stocks

The stock market is extremely pricey, and a BofA Securities strategist has made the case that conservative growth and income investors now need to focus on secure dividend stocks. Moving to these...
The specter of rising interest rates keeps buffeting the stock market. However, these five stocks may see little to no negative impact from rising interest rates and they are rated Buy at BofA...
These five companies in different sectors pay 6% or better dividends that look like they will remain safe. The stocks make sense for investors looking to increase their income streams and have total...
These five BofA Securities high-quality stock picks have good prospects for the rest of 2021 and should continue to be accompanied by dependable dividends. They may be an alternative for conservative...
BofA Securities says that, given current market conditions, it makes sense for investors to move to safer stocks that pay dividends. These five look like great places to park some portfolio money now...
These five outstanding stocks are rated Buy, have a least a 4% dividend and offer investors a degree of relative safety. They make sense for growth and income investors while the stock market is...
These five top stocks from the Goldman Sachs Americas Conviction List for 2021 offer investors a degree of safety and total return potential. They sense for long-term growth investors looking to add...
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to sharp increases in the share prices of three S&P 500 education and training companies with market caps of more than $10 billion. What does 2021 look like for these...
With the market bloated and way overbought, what many feel makes sense for 2021 are dividend-paying stocks with solid growth potential that can deliver solid total return. These five top stocks on...
Five top stocks that have been out of favor in 2020 may offer patient investors looking for value very promising upside to the posted price targets and dependable dividends. The total return...
While positive earnings could continue to drive the major indexes higher in 2021, a very overbought and fully valued market could offer some painful January indigestion. These five stocks look like...
Investors have a chance to buy five top stocks with huge dividends payouts at discount pricing. Even if recovery in the share prices takes a while, the high dividends will make the wait more than...
When investors are this optimistic, it usually portends a sizable downturn. These five consumer staples companies always remain popular with consumers, and their stocks make sense for growth...
Investors have a chance to buy these five blue-chip stocks with huge dividends payouts at discount pricing. Even if a recovery in the share prices takes a while, the high dividends will make the wait...
Investors frequently want to find ways to protect their assets from a crash without selling everything they have and going into cash or bonds. On days when the Dow falls over 900 points, most...