Friday, December 31, 2010

Top New Years Resolutions Stocks

Consumers are planning their New Year's resolutions now, including weight loss, exercising, and getting a job. Investors are also planning their resolutions by looking at New Year's resolutions companies. has just updated the list of top New Years resolution stocks, which could make your portfolio healthier. Check out the following.

Weight Watcher's International Inc. (WTW), founded in 1963, is one of the oldest weight loss companies in the world. The stock has a forward PE of 13.6, and pays a fairly generous yield, at least compared to other New Years stocks, of 1.9%.

Herbalife Ltd. (HLF) has done quite well this year, rising from 39.87 at the end of December last year to over 68 today, an increase of an amazing 70%. The company, a provider of nutritional supplement and personal care products, has a forward PE of 13, with a yield of 1.4%.

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) is another resolution stock that has performed extremely well, going from around 31 per share at the beginning of the year, doubling to above 68. It is a Vancouver, Canada based company that produces and markets fitness related apparel for yoga, running, dancing, and other exercise related activities. The stock has a forward PE of 39, and doesn't pay a dividend.

To see the entire list of New Years Resolution stocks, which can be downloaded, sorted, and updated, go to


Disclosure: Author did not own any of the above at the time the article was written.


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