/7 Stocks to Buy in a Flat Market

7 Stocks to Buy in a Flat Market

With the start of the U.S.-China trade war 19 months ago, the stock market has, largely, remained stagnant. However, there are stocks you can buy in a flat market.

And some perform better than others. (Yahoo! Finance)

How do investors make money in a flat market? It’s pretty simple. Look for three things.

One, look for stocks that have been working in this flat market. Two, look for stocks with minimal exposure to the market’s big headwind, which today is the trade war. Three, look for stocks with plenty of long-term growth potential — enough long-term growth potential that investors are willing to ignore near-term noise for the promise of long-term gain once the noise passes.

With that in mind, let’s take a look at a list of seven stocks to buy in this flat market.

Stocks to Buy in a Flat Market: Shopify (SHOP)

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