— The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO) as its August 2012 “Stock to Study” and General Mills, Inc. (NYSE: GIS) as its August 2012 “Undervalued Stock” for investors’ informational and educational use.
"The committee chose Thermo Fisher because of its strong market position in scientific instruments and reasonable valuation in light of the company’s solid growth prospects,” said Adam Ritt, editor of BetterInvesting Magazine. “For the Undervalued selection, the committee noted that General Mills should benefit from any improvements in commodity pricing over the coming months and that the company also pays a healthy dividend."Check BetterInvesting Magazine’s August 2012 issue for more details about these selections.
Committee members are Robert M. Bilkie, Jr., CFA; Daniel J. Boyle, CFA; Philip S. Dano, CFA; Donald E. Danko, CFA; Maury Elvekrog, CFA; Walter J. Kirchberger, CFA; Marisa Lenhard, CFA; and Paul McVey, 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. For more information about investment education tools available to individual investors and investment clubs visit www.betterinvesting.org.
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