Recession-Proof Stocks: 13 Stocks to Buy to Weather the Storm

In times of trouble like these, some companies can bring about stability. These companies are part of a group of recession-proof stocks to help you ride out the rockiness of the recession.

Recessions happen within the market. The last one was during the Covid-19 pandemic that hit in March of 2020. In the 2000s, we have faced three different recessions, and each one comes with challenges, so make sure you are prepared for a downturn.

Industries That Do Well in Recessions: With much loss of jobs, people go to buying much cheaper things. So the industries that will do well are more affordable retail markets that sell consumer staples or even those discount retailers.

DIY projects are something that starts to get done more often. People realize with money tight. It is easier for them to save by doing home improvement projects themselves.

13 Recession-Proof Stocks:

1. Walmart (WMT) Walmart is that company everyone knows about it. They have low prices and everything people may want in the world.

2. Target (TGT) We just talked about the meager prices of Walmart, and now it is time to talk about Target. Target is that more excellent version of Walmart. The staff is kind, the prices are reasonable, and you have a better feeling of shopping here.

We often hear about Coke Cola, but Pepsi Co. has set up to do well in a recession. When people do not have as much money, they will cut back on many things. Buying soft drinks is probably one of them.

3. Pepsi Co. (PEP)

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