Americans have started grabbing their morning cup of coffee outside the house again, data shows.
These companies focus on their customers' needs, which will likely propel their stocks over the long haul.
Since the financial crisis, growth stocks have dominated value stocks and produced the bulk of market gains. The top seven largest companies in the S&P 500 are all big tech firms like Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), while the top 10 largest S&P 500 components contributed around half of the entire S&P 500's gain in 2021. A stock market led by growth can be explosive, but a stock market led by value offers many investors a more attractive risk-reward profile.