Investors sink teeth into 9 'tasty' stocks
Canned soup, processed meat and cereal may not be high-tech or trendy. But investors are eating them up.
Food stocks have turned into surprise hits with investors this year, even as the rest of the market struggles. Nine food, beverage, tobacco and restaurant stocks in the Standard & Poor's 1500 index, including meat processor Tyson (TSN), Domino's Pizza (DPZ) and Campbell Soup (CPB), have soared 15% or more this year, according to a USA TODAY analysis of data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. That's an impressive showing compared with the 1.8% decline by the entire S&P... read more