Hottest Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – DPS BGS AVP MKC

Consumer noncyclical stocks declined broadly on Wall Street on Thursday morning, with the sector seeing an overall decline of 0.3%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.3%, the Nasdaq was down 0.6% and the S&P 500 declined 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS): DPS stock is up 2.1% today.
  • B&G Foods Holdings (BGS): BGS stock is up 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Avon Products (AVP): AVP stock is up 1.0% today.
  • Mccormick & Company Inc (MKC): MKC stock is up 0.9%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Tootsie Roll Industries (TR): TR stock is up 0.9% today.
  • Brown Forman Inc B (BF.B): BF.B stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Herbalife Ltd (HLF): HLF stock is up 0.7% today and up 25.3% in the last month.
  • Brown Forman Inc A (BF.A): BF.A stock is up 0.6% today.
  • J.M. Smucker Company (SJM): SJM stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Darling International Inc (DAR): DAR stock is up 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.

Some of the biggest losers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. De C.V. (FMX): FMX stock is down 2.0% today.
  • British American Tobacco Industries (BTI): BTI stock is down 1.3% today.
  • Altria Group (MO): MO stock is down 1.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Usana Health Sciences Inc (USNA): USNA stock is down 1.2% today.
  • Diageo Plc (DEO): DEO stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Brf-Brasil Foods S.A. (BRFS): BRFS stock is down 1.1% today.
  • Church & Dwight Company (CHD): CHD stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Procter & Gamble Company (PG): PG stock is down 1.0%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Seaboard Corp (SEB): SEB stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Estee Lauder Companies (EL): EL stock is down 1.0% today.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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