Taking a cue from the Dogs of the Dow strategy, let's see if any of the Dow's weakest performers in January are worth buying today. Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) is as stable of a blue chip stock as they come, but the healthcare giant faced several negative headlines in January that pushed its shares lower, and its earnings report failed to impress the market. Along with partners, it also canceled its phase 3 Mosaico clinical HIV vaccine trial, because the drug was not effective in preventing HIV infection.
Investors are warming up to both McDonald's (NYSE: MCD) and Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) stocks right now. The two Dow giants outperformed the market in 2022 as Wall Street began to favor stability and dividend income as market volatility spiked. Let's compare the two blue chip companies, which recently announced updated earnings and sales trends through late 2022.
CINCINNATI, February 06, 2023--Old Spice is pulling back the curtain on its new Smelf-Confidence campaign with two musical theater-inspired ad spots. The campaign continues to tell the story of how Old Spice gives guys confidence under the spotlight, with freshness all day and swagger all night. Highlighted in the spots is Swaggy Spice, the brand’s first-ever Old Spice mascot, who will make his debut this week at Super Bowl LVII Opening Night.