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Top Cheap Stocks To Watch For 2019

For more than a century, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) has been the most-watched stock market index around the world. And despite the Dow’s glaring flaw of being price-weighted, rather than market-cap-weighted, it retains its allure on Wall Street thanks to its rich history.

It’s also index that’s filled with 30 multinational juggernauts from an assortment of industries. As investing greats like Warren Buffett have often shown, sometimes these so-called “boring” businesses with time-tested models turn out to be the best investments.

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Are these Dow stocks a screaming bargain?

Yet, right now, the Dow doesn’t look particularly cheap. While calling it “overvalued” would probably be a bit of a stretch. It’s trailing 12-month price-to-earnings ratio of nearly 23 leaves a lot to be desired by value investors who’d been paying just 20 times trailing 12-month earnings for the average Dow stock at this time last year. 

Top Cheap Stocks To Watch For 2019: Rockwell Automation, Inc.(ROK)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Lee Samaha]

    It’s a figure that companies like Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK), Rockwell’s strategic software partner PTC Inc. (NASDAQ:PTC), and Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ:CGNX) will be watching closely. More on them in a moment.

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Gideon Capital Advisors Inc. bought a new position in shares of Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) during the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund bought 3,423 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $596,000.

  • [By Lee Samaha]

    However, that was then and this is now. With the recovery firmly underway in the energy, mining and metals arenas, Emerson Electric is seeing the benefits of a rebound in capital spending from some of its key customers. You can get a sense of the dramatic improvement in the company’s fortunes by comparing its organic sales growth with that of a peer like Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK). (Incidentally, Emerson Electric tried to buy Rockwell Automation last year.)

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) and Oxford Instruments (OTCMKTS:OXINF) are both industrial products companies, but which is the better stock? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their institutional ownership, profitability, earnings, dividends, valuation, risk and analyst recommendations.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    Alps Advisors Inc. purchased a new stake in Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) during the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund purchased 3,162 shares of the industrial products company’s stock, valued at approximately $621,000.

  • [By Max Byerly]

    United Services Automobile Association decreased its holdings in shares of Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) by 0.3% in the 2nd quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The firm owned 207,917 shares of the industrial products company’s stock after selling 555 shares during the period. United Services Automobile Association’s holdings in Rockwell Automation were worth $34,562,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Top Cheap Stocks To Watch For 2019: Ceres, Inc.(CERE)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Max Byerly]

    Press coverage about Ceres (NASDAQ:CERE) has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Ceres earned a news sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the biotechnology company an impact score of 45.5383225655886 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Headlines about Ceres (NASDAQ:CERE) have trended positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Ceres earned a media sentiment score of 0.28 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned media stories about the biotechnology company an impact score of 46.0766736242911 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next several days.

Top Cheap Stocks To Watch For 2019: Brown Forman Corporation(BF.B)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Brown-Forman Co. (NYSE:BF.B) has been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the twelve analysts that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have assigned a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $56.27.

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Brown-Forman Co. Class B (BF.B)

    For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research, visit Zacks.com

  • [By Ethan Ryder]

    Brown-Forman Co. Class B (NYSE:BF.B)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Pivotal Research in a report issued on Wednesday. They presently have a $65.00 price objective on the stock. Pivotal Research’s price target suggests a potential upside of 24.09% from the company’s previous close.

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    Get a free copy of the Zacks research report on Brown-Forman (BF.B)

    For more information about research offerings from Zacks Investment Research, visit Zacks.com

  • [By Joseph Griffin]

    Brown-Forman Co. Class B (NYSE:BF.B) issued an update on its FY19 earnings guidance on Wednesday morning. The company provided EPS guidance of $1.75-1.85 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus EPS estimate of $1.83. The company issued revenue guidance of $3.44-3.48 billion (+6-7%), compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $3.46 billion.