A sleep-well-at-night (SWAN) strategy for stock picking is a goal for many long-term investors. Free cash flow, dividends, or buybacks, and operations in secular growth industries are three things to look for in these stocks. If you have $1,500 in an investment account, whether from dividends, selling a winner or cutting losses on a loser (it happens), or monthly deposits adding up, these stocks may be an excellent place to invest for the long term.
Recently, Zacks.com users have been paying close attention to Texas Instruments (TXN). This makes it worthwhile to examine what the stock has in store.
If you are looking for investments that can both stand the test of time and be passed on to heirs, this trio is for you.