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The Ten Companies That Will Lead The US Out Of The Recession

There are an extremely small number of companies likely to do relatively well during the recession, either because they are the market share leaders in their industries by a wide margin, or they are in businesses that sell products and services that are a necessary part of everyday life. The signals of a recovery will probably come from companies that are No. 2 or 3 in their industries. It will be telling if they can begin to show even slightly improving trends operating in the shadow of larger competitors. The other area of corporate America worth watching is the sectors that have done substantially worse than most, which includes airlines, automobiles, and media companies.

Looking though a list of some of America’s largest companies to find firms which fit these descriptions, 24/7 Wall St. identified ten companies to watch for signs of an economic recovery. A reasonable quarter or a slightly better-than-expected outlook from some of these companies should show that the recession is coming to a close.

Some of the companies on this list may surprise you:

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03/19/2009 Posted by | jobs | , , | 1 Comment