Air Products and Chemicals (NYSE: APD) is a selection for the real-money Inflation-Protected Income Growth portfolio. In this brief video, portfolio manager Chuck Saletta offers three reasons why he's holding on to Air Products and Chemicals' stock despite the company's gain since he bought it early this year.

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