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Steer Clear from These Firms

You won't have a happy new year with these stocks.

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We're spending a lot of time during Morningstar Ideas Week touting our best investment ideas. But there are also some stocks that most investors would be better off avoiding altogether. Some companies are so highly levered, it looks likely that they will go bankrupt in the next 12 months. Others may be facing extreme competitive headwinds, with a stock price that looks much too high.

Below are a few of the names that we'd leave on the sidelines.

Jeremy Glaser does not own shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.