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Emerson Electric: A No-Brainer For Long-Term Investors

Emerson Electric (NYSE: EMR) is a diversified global manufacturing and technology company. This company operates in five primary business segments: Process Management, Industrial Automation, Network Power, Climate Technologies, and Commercial & Residential Solutions.

I usually do my stock purchase decision based on my own Stock Purchase Criteria. Here is the list for EMR.

EMR is one of the Dividend Champions, with 58 consecutive years of higher dividends.

S&P Capital IQ rates this company A+. Analysts give it a "MEDIUM" risk rating with these comments:

"Our risk assessment reflects the cyclical nature of several of the company's major end markets, its acquisition strategy, and corporate governance practices that we view as unfavorable versus peers. This is offset by our view of EMR's strong competitive position in major product categories."

Morning Star is optimistic about this company, and gives it a 4-star rating.

EMR's current dividend yield is 3.298%, based… Read More …