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Good morning and welcome to the Sysco's Third Quarter Fiscal 2014 Conference Call. As a reminder, today's call is being recorded.
But the US Foods deal would cement the food distributor's leading competitive edge.
Morningstar's Josh Peters shares his strategies for assessing company-specific and macro-related risks when constructing a dividend portfolio.
Our top managers remain cautious, focusing more on relative valuation and increasing their willingness to book gains in the face of a rising (but potentially overvalued) market.
With roughly two thirds of this sector enjoying a narrow or wide economic moat, we continue to find pockets of opportunity when short-term concerns outweigh our forecasted long-term growth trajectories.
Investors need to optimize total return with a good mix of dividend yield, growth, and quality, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
These managers are great stewards of shareholders' money.
Are consumer staples stocks reaching an inflection point?
Morningstar StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina discusses recent additions to the Wide Moat Focus Index.