Best value stocks for building portfolio


27th September: Investing in stocks for building your portfolio is not a simple decision and needs careful consideration for best results.

27th September: Investing in stocks for building your portfolio is not a simple decision and needs careful consideration for best results.

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 American Eagle Outfitters—AEO (American Eagle Outfitters) happens to be a good bet for investing. Past trends show that American Eagle has been churning to be a profitable stock even during tough financial times of recession.

Not only this, it also provided good opportunities of expansion both nationally as well as internationally. It delivered a whopping 7 percent special dividend in 2010. Hence, American Eagle proved to be the best decision in terms of investment for many and is going to do the same in the near future as well.

• Berkshire Hathaway—For budding investors wanting to make a smart portfolio, a piece of advise is to go for those companies which, at the first instance, may seem unworthy of investment. A closer look reveals that investing in such a company can give real benefits.

And Berkshire Hathaway is one of them. In fact, with its shareholder-friendly corporate structure, it is quite likely to become a big juggernaut in the near future. Moreover, the company focuses on integrity while doing business with its partners as well as employees. So, it’s a good choice.

• Apple—Apple or AAPL is yet another great offer for potential investors looking to keep their money safe. It becomes clear by looking at some of the good points of this company.

It’s one of the highly desired brand the world over, has around 100 percent earnings growth(year-over-year), zero debt, lots of unexplored expansion potential and around $70 billion cash as shown by its balance sheet.

• JPM—JPM(JPMorgan Chase & Co) is among the few companies that successfully survived even during the worst financial crisis of 2008 when even the most big banks of the US failed to keep intact.

Investment in JPM is slated to give good profits, thus refuting all pessimism associated with investing in big banks. The only thing is to exercise patience to reap benefits in your investment in JPM.

• BP—Investing in BP, one of the biggest energy giants the world over, may seem a bit risky initially. However, a deeper analysis will clear off all such baseless fears. The fact is that this stock is a golden fortune in the making and likely to pull in as much as $17 billion in profits annually.

So, its best to invest, in case you haven’t done so.