Stock Picks for Conservatives

Earlier this week, for those who believe their political leanings can help dictate how the economy can get moving forward, I availed readers of some solid picks out of the most liberal-leaning U.S. states, according to a February Gallup poll. This week's column is geared toward more conservative-oriented readers, featuring companies headquartered in Utah and Louisiana -- two of the five most right-leaning states in the country.

Salt Lake City-based Usana Health Sciences (USNA) sells nutritional, diet and personal care products via a network of 222,000 independent distributors. It uses the direct-selling model: It sells to distributors who, in turn, sell to consumers. About three-quarters of its sales come from outside the U.S....356 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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