MarketWatch: The U.S. stock market has now split into the 'haves' and 'have nots'

02/28/2019
Tom Plumb says the market is split into "haves" and "have nots"; companies with strong free cash flow and recurring revenue streams versus slow growers. He thinks the "haves" are where investors should look for opportunities.
 

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