September 4, 2019
Charlie Bobrinskoy discusses tuning out the short-term noise surrounding stocks, and what contrarian names are on Ariel’s buy list.
Mr. Bobrinskoy candidly discusses his viewpoints of market conditions and certain specific companies. The information contained in the interview is not guaranteed as to its accuracy or completeness. It should not be considered investment advice. The opinions expressed in this interview were current at the time of interview, but are subject to change. The information provided in this interview does not provide information reasonably sufficient upon which to base an investment decision and should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security.
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Consumer staple stocks are considered to be noncyclical in that the demand for the products made by these companies does not decrease in a recession. Consumer staple stocks have historically experienced lower volatility.
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