5 Entertainment Stocks That Can Weather a Market Storm

June 3, 2019

Considering the high volatility of the stock market, investors may want to load up on entertainment stocks.At first, the notion appears counterintuitive.  Our nation remains bitterly divided. Adding to this combustible environment is the trade war between the U.S. and China. From a common sense perspective, the best stocks to buy appear to be boring, but stable companies. Certainly, that instinct is a viable one at this juncture. Nevertheless, entertainment stocks offer potential upside, especially if the broader markets take another dip.

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