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9 Consumer Stocks Seen Rising As Retail Spending Stays Strong

9 Consumer Stocks Seen Rising As Retail Spending Stays Strong

A short list of consumer stocks is uniquely positioned to outperform the market as consumer spending, which accounts for two-thirds of economic activity, remains strong. Even as the economy slows, sales in 2019 should grow of 4%, excluding gasoline and autos, while e-commerce sales could rise 15% for the 10th straight year, according to Kiplinger.