Conservative Stocks

FactSet Performing Well in a Tough Market

FactSet Research (FDS), a provider of financial data, has delivered profit growth every year since 1996. But will growth slow with the stock market weak?

China/Asia Pacific Sales Grow 41% at Starbucks

Starbuck’s (SBUX) is thriving in China, as sales jumped 41% last qtr. But don’t get your hopes up too much with SBUX stock, it’s not as fast a grower as it used to be.

Becton, Dickenson is a Safe Growth Stock

If you want to own stocks – yet keep your money safe – Becton Dickenson (BDX) might be for you. BDX has grown 13% a year the past decade, and upped the dividend 46 years.