Given that Stanley Black & Decker (NYSE: SWK) isn't quite as exposed to a U.S. housing recovery as commonly believed, it isn't the uncertain pace there that is keeping growth down. Rather, Stanley Black & Decker is seeing broad-based sluggishness across almost all of its businesses. While further diversification into industrial fasteners makes some long-term sense and the stock's valuation is not demanding, investors will have to have some patience to see this one work out.
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Can Stanley Black & Decker Shake Off This Sluggishness?