|Day Low/High||11.66 / 12.15|
|52 Wk Low/High||9.23 / 47.36|
These 12 companies likely saw their shares hurt by tax-loss selling at the end of 2018, but most are outperforming the market so far this year.
UNFI provides a good opportunity for bargain hunters seeking major upside down the line.
A rising market obviously doesn't hurt these issues that were hammered in 2018, but most also are outperforming a couple key market indices.
Here's what investors should be watching this week.
So far nine are in positive territory, and are up an average of just over 11%.
The combined company - with SUPERVALU - has not yet proven that it can deliver on earnings and synergies.
With eight of the 12 names in positive territory so far, up an average of 3.2%, they are off to a decent start.
This year I plan on naming 12 that are most interesting and will roll them out four at a time.
Why chase high-flying, expensive stocks when bargains like Manpower offer big upside with very low risk?
I'll be rolling out next year's candidates in early December.
The RV maker's shares have not been this low based on valuation since the dark days of 2008.
Don't look back later and wonder how you could have passed up such a great value.
If UNFI can execute, pay down debt through a SUPERVALU asset sale, generate synergies...this could be a winner.
Thinking about this year's losers that may selloff further into year-end.
United Natural Foods has proven itself to be a fine growth company and the upside is spectacular.
It's hard to know whether a series of divestitures will do the trick for the diversified consumer products company
The streamings service's paid user base now sits at 83 million.
These names look poised to benefit from consumers' shift toward healthier meals and Internet food shopping.
If you own Whole Foods shares, no reason not to hold on after Amazon moves in.
Sonic's same-store sales decline is yet another signal that quick-service restaurants are not so tasty.
The portfolio had several outperformers during the first week of the new president's term.
As we enter a new year, we'll be seeking growth in 2017 and beyond, much like we have with our existing positions.
Natural-food companies may stand to gain as the restaurant industry faces pressure.
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