Cabot Dividend Investor 820
August 12, 2020
These are uncertain times. Risks abound, yet the market forges to new all-time highs. With so many things we can’t know about the virus and the election, it’s a good time to focus on what we do know.
Certain powerful trends will continue regardless of what the economy does or who’s President. One such undeniable trend is the aging population. The population is older now than it has ever been before. And it’s getting still older, at warp speed. The aging population is an irrefutable fact. And older people will require more health care.
This mega trend is literally transforming the demographics of the human race. It will be a huge tailwind for the health care sector in the future. At the same time, many great health care stocks haven’t gotten nearly as pricey as the overall market. And they tend to hold up well if things turn south.
In this issue I highlight one of the very best health care companies in the world. The stock is defensive and barely budged when the market crashed. Yet there are huge growth opportunities ahead as it sells cutting-edge treatments and drugs for illnesses and diseases to a public that will demand them like never before.Read This Issue