Stock Up on Defensive Investments

I've spent much of this year writing about the growth opportunities available in technology and I will write about that in the future. I started the year out discussing defensive investing and it continues to be a staple of my overall strategy, especially for income creation.

The most boring sector for defensive investing for income is the grocers, which I've been writing about periodically for the past few years. In February, I discussed Wal-Mart (WMT), Kroger (KR) and Safeway (SWY). Since then, Wal-Mart shares have increased 9%, from about $70 to $76. Kroger is up about 42%, from about $29 to $41, and Safeway is also up about 42%, from $23 to $32.50....366 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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