Others, however, have lowered guidance. Texas Instruments is among those concerned about the global slowdown.
Given all that, our "Investor Winterizing" special report this year is more cautious in tone and defensively based than usual.
Large-capcompanies, such as Honeywell, are the subject of one of our two equity articles—how multinationals, featuring good dividends, are safe-haven income producers. Consumer staples are also among the sectors we expect to perform the best.
Another such area is foreign bonds, especially those from Asia, where debt is not a problem.
And in keeping with our cautious approach, we take a look at inflation hedges.
Finally, given all the volatility we've seen of late, we'd be remiss not to provide some advice on dealing with that, should there be more to come. So check out our story on volatility.
Hold on to your hat...and your money.
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