Coca Cola (KO) Looking Good Long

  As a consumer non-cyclical stock, Coca Cola Co (NYSE: KO) could in times of market turbulence act as a relative safe haven compared to the rest of the market.  Even though this well-managed firm may not be the cheapest in its industry, its great strategic positioning should allow it to trade at a premium.  […]

Ketchup A Good Investment Now? Heinz (HNZ)

I wrote about cyclicals vs. non-cyclicals earlier this week.  The point was that some non-cyclicals like consumer staples are decoupling from the S&P 500 and ripping higher.  Read here: http://www.minyanville.com/businessmarkets/articles/sp500-utilities-consumer-staples-financial-sector/4/18/2011/id/34021 In that group of stocks we also find Heinz (HNZ).  While Ketchup arguably goes well with many types of foods (eggs & hashbrowns anyone?), at this […]