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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.
Even without US Foods, Sysco's vast scale is advantageous as fixed costs plague industry profits.
Sysco Buys E-Commerce Platform Supplies on the Fly
But the US Foods deal would cement the food distributor's leading competitive edge.
These managers are great stewards of shareholders' money.
Our Ultimate Stock-Pickers Index continues to beat the market even as relatively few of our top managers are outperforming the S&P 500.
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.
Are consumer staples stocks reaching an inflection point?