Barron's: 26 Stocks to Benefit from Job, $$$

Barron’s headline: These Stock Picks Will Benefit From More U.S. Jobs, Investments

By Avi Salzman
Aug. 17, 2022 1:33 pm ET

“In the years pre-COVID, the off-price sector benefited as minimum-wage increases helped lower-income consumers,” she wrote. “Given most manufacturing jobs target lower earning workers, any localization and reshoring effort creating more jobs at higher wages would disproportionately benefit off-price’s target customers.

In total, Carey Hall found 26 stocks that could benefit. Their median market cap is $12 billion, meaning several may be large enough to be considered large-caps.

Those stocks are:

$ROK       Rockwell Automation 
$FTV       Fortive PTC (PTC),
$ANSS      Ansys 
$JBL       Jabil  
$FLEX      Flex  
$ON        onSemi 
$GFS       GlobalFoundries 
$NVMI      Nova 
$CAMT      Camtek
$J         Jacobs Engineering Group 
$URI       United Rentals 
$EGP       EastGroup Properties
$LXP       LXP Industrial Trust
$STAG      Stag Industrial 
$KEY       KeyCorp 
$FITB      Fifth Third Bancorp
$HBAN      Huntington Bancshares
$SNV       Synovus Financial 
$CMA       Comerica 
$CFR       Cullen/Frost Bankers
$OMI       Owens & Minor 
$CAH       Cardinal Health 
$PINC      Premier 
$BURL      Burlington Stores 
$ROST      Ross Stores