Diageo Stock: A Top Five Stock Market Investment

There’s about five companies right now–Boeing, Nike, Berkshire Hathaway, Tiffany, and Diageo–that I imagine will collectively outperform the S&P 500 over the coming ten years and I hope to cover in regular detail this summer provided their valuation remains attractive.

What I like about those stocks is the sheer quality of the holdings–they are top-shelf, old timey, trust-department-officers-in-the-1940s-would-put-widow-assets-in-these-stocks type of investment holdings that will almost assuredly destroy the performance of the hottest social media and Silicon Valley stocks over the next 25 years.

I’ve written before that retirement asset investing is best performed in a certain order. Instead of asking yourself “What’s cheap?” and then sorting through to find a business of sufficient quality, it is much wiser to first ask the question “What are the six to eight dozen businesses I’d be interested in owning over my lifetime?” and then working your way through that list to find out … Read the rest of this article!