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3 Relatively Safe Stocks to Buy if a Recession Is on the Way

3 Relatively Safe Stocks to Buy if a Recession Is on the Way

Here's why three Motley Fool contributors think that AbbVie (NYSE: ABBV), Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD), and Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) are relatively safe stocks to buy if a recession is declared this year. Prosper Junior Bakiny (AbbVie): It may be hard to believe that AbbVie is a safe stock right now.