Monday, August 12, 2013

Investopedia: Weaker Organic Growth Creating An Opportunity In Nestle

Swiss food giant Nestle (Nasdaq:NSRGY) is a remarkable company in several respects. Despite being one of the largest food companies in the world, Nestle continues to focus on ongoing product innovation and is closing in on generating half of its sales from emerging markets. Add 20 billion-dollar brands and a long track record of out-earning its cost of capital, and it's not too hard to see why Nestle shares often trade at a premium.

“Often” is not the same as always, though, and a recent slowdown in organic sales growth seems to have created a window of opportunity in these shares. Investors have to accept the risk that the company will fail to deliver 5% organic growth for 2013, but the long-term opportunity makes this a name worth considering.

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