Jan. 2017: Alphabet (Stock to Study), Hormel (Undervalued)The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Alphabet Inc. (NDQ: GOOG) as its January 2017 "Stock to Study" and Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) as its January 2017 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use.
"The committee selected Alphabet for its position as a leading online advertiser as the industry gains market share from print and TV advertising," said Adam Ritt, editor of BetterInvesting Magazine. "For the Undervalued selection, the committee cited Hormel's strong management and improving fundamentals."
Check BetterInvesting's January/February issue for more details about these selections. Go to the trial version of BetterInvesting's online tools to study the investment potential of Alphabet and Hormel Foods by viewing their fundamental data and applying judgments.
Committee members are Kenneth M. Bernard, CFA; Robert M. Bilkie, Jr., CFA; Daniel J. Boyle, CFA; Marisa Bradbury, CFA; Philip S. Dano, CFA; Donald E. Danko, CFA; Maury Elvekrog, CFA; and Walter J. Kirchberger, CFA.
As stated, the BetterInvesting committee's Stock to Study and Undervalued Stock choices are for the informational and educational uses of investors and are not intended as investment recommendations. BetterInvesting urges investors to educate themselves about the stock market so they can make informed decisions about stock purchases.