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These Wide-Moat Firms Hit 5 Stars for the First Time in 2008

These stocks offer 15%-plus expected returns.

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Following is a roundup of stocks that recently jumped to 5 stars. By way of background, we award a stock 5 stars when it trades at a suitably large discount--i.e., a margin of safety--to our fair value estimate. Thus, when a stock hits 5-star territory, we consider it an especially compelling value.

PepsiCo, Inc.
Moat: Wide | FV Uncertainty: Low | Price/Fair Value Ratio*: 0.84 | Three-Year Expected Annual Return*: 15.0%

Jeff Viksjo does not own (actual or beneficial) shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.