U.S. Markets close in 5 hrs 51 mins
  • S&P 500

    4,019.99
    -68.86 (-1.68%)
     
  • Dow 30

    32,164.04
    -490.55 (-1.50%)
     
  • Nasdaq

    11,786.75
    -197.77 (-1.65%)
     
  • Russell 2000

    1,817.04
    -23.26 (-1.26%)
     
  • Crude Oil

    112.49
    +0.09 (+0.08%)
     
  • Gold

    1,808.70
    -10.20 (-0.56%)
     
  • Silver

    21.46
    -0.29 (-1.33%)
     
  • EUR/USD

    1.0517
    -0.0038 (-0.3576%)
     
  • 10-Yr Bond

    2.9620
    -0.0060 (-0.20%)
     
  • Vix

    27.84
    +1.74 (+6.67%)
     
  • GBP/USD

    1.2393
    -0.0099 (-0.7956%)
     
  • USD/JPY

    128.5300
    -0.8280 (-0.6401%)
     
  • BTC-USD

    29,412.09
    -1,093.18 (-3.58%)
     
  • CMC Crypto 200

    658.17
    -12.50 (-1.86%)
     
  • FTSE 100

    7,479.82
    -38.53 (-0.51%)
     
  • Nikkei 225

    26,911.20
    +251.45 (+0.94%)
     

3 Defense Stocks You Can Buy and Hold for the Next Decade

·6 min read
3 Defense Stocks You Can Buy and Hold for the Next Decade
In this article:
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.
  • Oops!
    Something went wrong.
    Please try again later.

There are a lot of things that come to mind when you hear the term "defense stocks," but rarely do you hear "defense stocks" and "market-beating returns" in the same sentence. Defense, as an industry, tends to be a slow and steadily growing business that can wax and wane with congressional purse strings. Sure, you can find lots of defense businesses that will generate positive returns over long holding periods.