Genuine Parts Co. just grew earnings 17.3%

Genuine Parts Co. just grew earnings 17.3%

Like other top industrial stocks, this company’s strong balance sheet should help it cope with economic shocks during the COVID-19 pandemic. That should generate further dividend hikes for investors in 2021 as the pandemic eases.

The company trades at an attractive 17.5 times its projected 2021… Read More

Buy Motorola Solutions Inc. with its attractive P/E

Buy Motorola Solutions Inc. with its attractive P/E

This stock has recently traded close to all-time highs despite disruptions caused by COVID-19. That’s because it supplies vital products to corporate and government clients. 

We also recommend this stock because recent acquisitions continue to brighten the company’s long-term prospects. 

MOTOROLA SOLUTIONS INC. (New York symbol MSI;… Read More

Agilent Technologies Inc. just saw earnings jump 10.1%

Agilent Technologies Inc. just saw earnings jump 10.1%

Sales for this industry leader should continue to rebound over the next few months as its customers resume normal IT equipment purchasing habits.  

COVID-19 has hurt revenues recently but should spur demand for new medical-testing equipment as companies develop treatments and vaccines. 

AGILENT TECHNOLOGIES INC. (New… Read More

Get a 3.2% yield from Cisco Systems Inc.

Get a 3.2% yield from Cisco Systems Inc.

Businesses have put off IT spending during the pandemic, which led to a 9.3% drop in revenue for this provider during the most-recent quarter. 

While its orders should rebound in the new year, a new security software acquisition is poised to accelerate its turnaround. 

CISCO SYSTEMS INC… Read More