Defensive Stocks

Nobody ever went broke playing it safe in times of stress. These six high-conviction stock picks with some of the biggest dividends are safer ideas for nervous investors concerned about the economy...
These five top safe stock picks from the Berkshire Hathaway portfolio pay dependable dividends and look like good ideas now for conservative investors worried about a continuation of the bear market...
Long rates have collapsed, a sign that the bond market thinks the economy will face a recession at some point this year. Here are seven top stocks that look like solid ideas for conservative growth...
Value stocks are outpacing growth stocks so far this year. These seven outstanding picks come with healthy and dependable dividends and offer slow and steady growth with the ability to weather...
Regardless of how the economy and the stock market fare in 2023, these six top Goldman Sachs stock picks with dependable dividends likely will be excellent growth and income investments for those...
In these turbulent times “better safe than sorry” are words to live by. These seven outstanding companies have paid shareholders for 50 years or more, the epitome of safe and dependable...
Due to its iron-clad balance sheet, high dividend and other factors, AT&T is among the few stocks that investors can consider safe.
The bear market rally has been stunning, but inflation is still high and interest rates are still rising. 24/7 Wall St. reveals five outstanding Buy-rated stocks with at least a 5% dividend that look...
One of the most respected strategists on Wall Street sees the potential for a collapsing labor market in 2023. These seven top bond market proxy stocks look like solid and safe defensive ideas in...
A recession, if not here already, certainly is on the way and could be ugly. These eight blue-chip stocks offer income investors timely entry points, solid upside potential and dependable dividends,...
These five safe, dividend-paying stocks may be the place to be if we see a huge pullback into the end of the year. These Dividend Kings have raised their payouts to shareholders for at least 50...
Some well-known companies now have stock prices down by over a third. If investors could hold only one stock during a market crash, this would be it.
These five top BofA Securities value stock picks come with dependable dividends, are relatively cheap and should hold up better than the overall market if the inflation-induced decline continues....
Given the teetering market and a sputtering economy, the best ideas for nervous investors now are the safest. These eight Goldman Sachs Conviction List stock picks are dividend-paying blue chips with...
With the ongoing inflation burden and a continued rise in interest rates, the market could be poised for another big move lower. These seven blue-chip stocks are offering solid entry points and have...