Cramer’s ‘power ranking’ for consumer staples: Constellation, Costco, McCormick, Clorox, Estee Lauder

Cramer’s ‘power ranking’ for consumer staples: Constellation, Costco, McCormick, Clorox, Estee Lauder

In the spirit of football season, CNBC’s Jim Cramer has taken up a new strategy for finding each stock market sector’s power players — stocks that may have been inconsistent in the past, but look better than the competition at the moment. This week, the “Mad Money” host started “laying out the Cramer power rankings to show you which stocks I like most as we head into the end of the year,” he said on Tuesday. For his next sector breakdown, Cramer chose the consumer staples space, which includes makers of household needs like food, beverages…

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Why vegetarian staples like beans and peas are more filling than meat

Why vegetarian staples like beans and peas are more filling than meat

You know eating high-fiber fruits, vegetables, and grains is the secret to feeling fuller longer, as is fueling with protein. But how do they stack up against one another? You’d probably guess a slab of meat would keep you satiated for hours longer than a dish full of beans. But, you’d be wrong, according to a new study from the University of Copenhagen. Legume-based meals (think: beans, peas, lentils), researchers say, are more satisfying and better at staving off hunger than a meat-based dish made of pork or veal. That’s not all….

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