You can tell that the Dow Jones Industrials
Plenty of stocks have a lot at stake from the recent signs of weakness in the global economy. But some stocks manage to show their long-term stability even on the market's darkest days. Let's take a closer look at today's best performers from the Dow.
Johnson & Johnson
These stocks do their jobs
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Fool contributor Dan Caplinger doesn't own shares of the companies mentioned. You can follow him on Twitter, @DanCaplinger. The Motley Fool owns shares of Coca-Cola and Johnson & Johnson. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson, and Pfizer, as well as creating diagonal call positions on Wal-Mart and Johnson & Johnson. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Fool has a disclosure policy.