Technical factors and weakness in the US economy suggest that the risk of a 5 percent to 10 percent pullback in the S&P 500 continues to rise. As a precaution, we’ve exited a number of positions in recent months, usually for a profit. We highlight several stocks we’re watching for potential inclusion in our Wealth Builders Portfolio.
The restaurant industry stands to benefit from the twin tailwinds of a strengthening US economy and lower fuel prices. Our favorite fast-food purveyor is set to reap the rewards from an impressive turnaround effort that has laid the foundation for future growth at home and abroad.
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