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3 Appealing Consumer Defensive Stocks

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The consumer defensive sector continued to trail the broader market in the first quarter of 2021, rising 3.1% compared with the market’s 6.0% gain through March 26.

Consumer defensive shares have not kept up with broad market growth - source: Morningstar

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