22 Stocks for 2022 Profiles
John Rowland shares his best 22 stocks for 2022. To build this list of the best 22 stocks, John applied his 30+ years of research and trading experience to identify the top 22 stocks. To learn more about John’s process for identifying these 22 stocks, please watch our webinar.
ConocoPhillips is primarily involved in the exploration and production of oil and natural gas. Considering proved reserves and production, the company is the largest explorer and producer in the world. The company, founded in 1875, has strong presence across conventional and unconventional plays in 16 countries. ConocoPhillips' low risk and cost-effective operations spread across North America, Asia, Australia and Europe. The upstream energy player also has foothold in Canada's oil sand resources and has exposure to developments related to liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Genuine Parts distributes automotive and industrial replacement parts and materials. Genuine Parts operates through two segments: Automotive Parts and Industrial Parts. Automotive Parts Group segment's distribution centers provide replacement parts accessories and service items. Genuine Parts both the Retail and Commercial automotive aftermarket segments with products and services for substantially all domestic and foreign motor vehicle models. The Automotive Parts group comprises National Automotive Parts Association automotive parts distribution centers and stores. Genuine Parts both the Retail and Commercial automotive aftermarket segments with products and services for substantially all domestic and foreign motor vehicle models. Industrial Parts Group, operates as Motion Industries, Inc. segment provides industrial replacement parts and related supplies such as bearings, mechanical and electrical power transmission products, industrial automation, hose, hydraulic and pneumatic components.
Eastman Chemical Company manufactures and sells chemicals, plastics and fibers. The company has manufacturing sites in the United States, Europe and Asia-Pacific, supplying products throughout the world. The company's products include additives, specialty polymers and other raw materials that are integral to the production of paints and coatings, inks, adhesives and other formulated products. It also makes intermediates based on acetyl and oxo chemistries and other intermediate products. Eastman Chemical's other products include performance chemicals, highly specialized copolyesters and cellulosic plastics, copolyester cellulosic based products, acetate tow and triacetin plasticizers, and natural and solution-dyed acetate yarns.
Mettler-Toledo International Inc. is the world's largest manufacturer and marketer of weighing instruments for use in laboratory, industrial and food retailing applications. The company focuses on the high value-added segments of the weighing instruments market by providing solutions for specific applications. Mettler-Toledo is also a leading provider of analytical instruments for use in life science, reaction engineering and real-time analytic systems used in drug and chemical compound development, and process analytics instruments used for in-line measurement in production processes. The company has three reportable segments: Laboratory Instruments, Industrial Instruments and Retail Weighing Solutions.
Visa Inc. is a global payment technology company that connects consumers, businesses, banks, and governments enabling them to use digital currency instead of cash and checks. Visa Inc. mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network - enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Visa Inc. advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. The company's relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere. As the world moves from analog to digital, Visa is applying brand, products, people, network and scale to reshape the future of commerce.
Minneapolis-based U.S. Bancorp, is the parent company of U.S. Bank National Association, the fifth largest commercial bank in the United States. The Company operates 3,072 banking offices in 25 states and 4,801 ATMs and provides a comprehensive line of banking, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products to consumers, businesses and institutions.
Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. produces and supplies construction aggregates and other heavy building materials, mainly cement, in the United States. The end uses of the company's aggregates and cement are infrastructure, private residential and private non-residential construction. Railroad, agricultural, utility and environmental industries also use these products. The company supplies aggregates (crushed stone, sand and gravel) through its network of quarries, mines and distribution yards.
Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help their customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today's biggest social and environmental challenges. Their portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world.
Alcoa is a global industry leader in bauxite, alumina and aluminum products.
Cheniere Energy Inc. is primarily engaged in businesses related to liquefied natural gas (or LNG) through its two business segments: LNG terminal; and LNG and natural gas marketing. The company, through its controlling interest in Cheniere Energy Partners L.P., owns and operates the Sabine Pass LNG terminal in Louisiana - North America's first large-scale liquefied gas export facility. Furthermore, Cheniere Energy owns and operates the 94-mile Creole Trail Pipeline - an interconnect between the Sabine Pass receiving terminal and the downstream markets - through its subsidiary.
Archer Daniels Midland Company is one of the leading producers of food and beverage ingredients as well as goods made from various agricultural products. The company processes oilseeds, corn, wheat, cocoa and other feedstuffs. Moreover, it engages in the manufacturing, sale, and distribution of products like natural flavor ingredients, flavor systems, natural colors, proteins, emulsifiers, soluble fiber, polyols, hydrocolloids, natural health and nutrition products as well as other specialty food and feed ingredients. Archer Daniels also has a worldwide grain elevator and transportation network for procurement, storage, cleansing and transportation of agricultural commodities.
AmerisourceBergen is one of the world's largest pharmaceutical services companies, which focuses on providing drug distribution and related services to reduce health care costs and improve patient outcomes. The company reports through two segments: Pharmaceutical Distribution and Other. The Pharmaceutical Distribution business includes the operations of AmerisourceBergen Drug Corporation and AmerisourceBergen Specialty Group. The segment services healthcare providers in the pharmaceutical supply channel. The ABSG division provides pharmaceutical distribution and other servicesto physicians, who specialize in a variety of diseases, especially oncology, and to other health care providers. The ABDC division is involved in the distribution of branded pharma drugs and generic drugs, over-the-counter healthcare products, home healthcare supplies and equipment to healthcare providers. The 'Other' segment consists of AmerisourceBergen Consulting Services, World Courier and MWI Veterinary Supply.
STERIS plc, develops, manufactures and markets infection prevention, decontamination, microbial reduction, and surgical and gastrointestinal support products and services. On Nov 2, 2015, STERIS completed the acquisition of Synergy Health plc following which it was re-registered under the name ' STERIS plc. Currently, STERIS serves healthcare, pharmaceutical, research, industrial and governmental customers across the globe. The majority of STERIS' revenues is derived from the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries. STERIS provides its products and services in more than 60 countries. The company's key areas of strategic focus include developing its customer base in Europe, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region.
The Mosaic Company is a leading producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash for the global agriculture industry. It was formed through the combination of the fertilizer businesses of agribusiness giant Cargill Incorporated and IMC Global Inc. Mosaic is the biggest integrated phosphate producer globally and is also among the four largest potash producers in the world. Mosaic mines phosphate rock from acres of company-owned land in Central Florida. It also mines potash from mines in North America, mainly in Saskatchewan. It processes rock into finished phosphate products at facilities in Florida, Louisiana and Brazil. Its products are processed into crop nutrients, and then shipped thorough rail, barge and ocean-going vessel to customers in major agricultural centers globally.
Suburban Propane Partners, L.P., a publicly traded Delaware limited partnership is engaged, through subsidiaries, in the retail and wholesale marketing of propane and related appliances and services. ThePartnership believes it is the third largest retail marketer of propane in the United States, Suburban Propane Partners serves active residential, commercial, industrial and agricultural customers from customer service centers in over 40 states. The Partnership's operations are concentrated in the east and west coast regions of the United States.
Abbott Labs discovers, develops, manufactures & sells a diversified line of health care products. Established Pharmaceuticals Division includes branded generics business in the emerging markets. Medical Devices unit includes the diabetes care, vision care & vascular businesses. Diagnostics unit manufactures and markets diagnostic systems and tests in four business lines core laboratory, molecular, point of care and rapid diagnostics. Nutrition unit includes a broad line of pediatric and adult nutritional products. Abbott acquired CFR Pharmaceuticals, Tendyne Holdings, Inc., St. Jude Medical and Alere Inc. On the other hand, Abbott sold its developed markets branded generics pharmaceuticals business to Mylan. Abbott retained the branded generics pharmaceuticals business in emerging markets. Abbott sold its animal health business to Zoetis Inc and divested its vision care business, Medical Optics, to Johnson & Johnson.
Global Medical REIT Inc. is engaged primarily in the acquisition of licensed, state-of-the-art, purpose-built healthcare facilities and the leasing of these facilities to clinical operators. Global Medical REIT Inc. is based in Denver, United States.
The Hershey Company is the manufacturer of chocolate and non-chocolate confectionery. In addition, Hershey manufactures pantry items like baking ingredients, toppings and beverages; gum and mint refreshment products; snack bites and mixes, as well as spreads. Hershey reports its operations through three reportable segments. These are North America Confectionery, North America Salty Snacks and International. North America Confectionery segment consists of chocolate and nonchocolate confectionery. The unit includes business in chocolate and nonchocolate confectionery, gum and refreshment products, protein bars, spreads, snack bites and mixes. North America Salty Snacks segment is responsible for salty snacking products in the United States which includes ready-to-eat popcorn, baked and trans-fat free snacks, pretzels as well as other snacks. International unit is a combination of all other operating segments. Under the unit, it operates and manufactures products across Mexico, Brazil, India and Malaysia.
Church & Dwight Co., Inc. develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of household, personal care and specialty products. It is the leading U.S. producer of sodium bicarbonate, popularly known as baking soda, a natural product that cleans, deodorized, leavens and buffers. The company operates in Canada, Mexico, U.K., France, Australia and Brazil and exports to other countries. The company has power brands, including ARM & HAMMER, Trojan, OxiClean, Spinbrush, First Response, Nair, Orajel, Xtra, L'IL CRITTERS and VITAFUSION, Batiste, Waterpik, FLAWLESS and Zicam. The company's ARM & HAMMER brand is one of the nation's most trusted trademarks for a broad range of consumer and specialty products and its products are sold under ARM & HAMMER liquid and powder laundry detergent, ARM & HAMMER cat litter, ARM & HAMMER dental care and ARM & HAMMER baking soda.
Hormel Foods Corporation is a leading manufacturer as well as marketer of various meat and food products in the U.S. and international markets. Its brands include Planters(TM), SKIPPY(TM), SPAM(TM), Hormel(TM), Natural Choice(TM), Applegate(TM), Justin's(TM), Wholly(TM), Hormel(TM), Black Label(TM), Columbus(TM), Jennie-O(TM) and more than 30 other brands.
The J.M. Smucker Company is a leading marketer and manufacturer of consumer food and beverage products and pet food and pet snacks in North America. Although majority of the company's operations are concentrated in the United States, it also operates on an international basis. 'The company boasts a strong portfolio of iconic food and beverages. It mainly caters in the areas of coffee, pet food, peanut butter, fruit spreads, baking products, ready-to-spread frostings, frozen sandwiches, flour, juices and beverages as well as portion control products. In consumer foods and beverages, some of the renowned brands include Smucker's, Folgers, Jif, Dunkin' Donuts, Crisco, Pillsbury, R.W. Knudsen Family, Hungry Jack, Caf' Bustelo, Martha White, truRoots, Sahale Snacks, Robin Hood, and Bick's. In pet food and pet snacks, its brands include Meow Mix, Milk-Bone, Kibbles 'n Bits and 9Lives.
AbbVie has become one of the top-most pharma companies after it acquired Allergan. The deal has transformed AbbVie's portfolio by lowering its dependence on Humira, its flagship product. AbbVie has one of the most popular cancer drugs in its portfolio, Imbruvica and its newest immunology drugs Skyrizi and Rinvoq position it well for long-term growth. AbbVie came into existence after Abbott Laboratories divested its pharmaceutical division. AbbVie enjoys leadership positions in key therapeutic areas including immunology, hematologic oncology, neuroscience, aesthetics, eye care and womens' health. Humira is approved for several autoimmune diseases like rheumatoid arthritis, active psoriatic arthritis, active ankylosing spondylitis, Crohn's disease and others. Imbruvica became part of the company's portfolio following the Pharmacyclics acquisition. Other key drugs include Venclexta, Botox Cosmetic, Botox Therapeutics, Vraylar, Skyrizi and Rinvoq.