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3 Pandemic-Proof Stocks I'm Buying No Matter What the Market Does Next

By Austin Hankwitz – Sep 18, 2020 at 8:07AM

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In a market rife with uncertainty, these are 3 stocks you can rely on to see you through.

Identifying a pandemic proof stock can be tricky -- it's hard to tell what companies are built to withstand an unprecedented crisis. But I think the best place to start is by looking to the everyday staple products that keep life running smoothly. Many of us rely on these companies every day.

No matter if we're experiencing a pandemic, a recession, or a thriving economy, people still need their essentials. and these are my top three "essential-selling" companies and why. Press play on the video below to learn whether these stocks are right for your portfolio.

Austin Hankwitz owns shares of Dollar General and Walmart Inc. The Motley Fool has no position in any of the stocks mentioned. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

Stocks Mentioned

Walmart Stock Quote
Walmart
WMT
$153.22 (-0.10%) $0.15
Target Stock Quote
Target
TGT
$164.16 (-0.53%) $0.87
Dollar General Stock Quote
Dollar General
DG
$243.96 (3.22%) $7.62

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