(0:15) – Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know (4:30) – Is Humana A Safe Investment For The Long Term? (8:05) – Does Merck’s Strong Dividend and Growing Portfolio Buy Its Way Into Your Portfolio? (12:40) – Is Dollar Tree A Recession Proof Investment? Podcast@Zacks.com
Ben Rains tackles where the stock market and the economy stand to start August. The episode then focuses on three stocks—Humana, Merck, and Dollar Tree—that have proven they can climb during 2022’s falling market and operate businesses that are likely to withstand any economic downturn or possible recession.