These Beaten-Down Stocks May Offer Opportunity

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After a hot start to 2013, the stock market has cooled off and is flat over the past month.

Many financial and dividend-focused stocks have ticked lower, but the moves may present an interesting buying opportunity. In this video, Motley Fool financial analyst David Hanson discusses four stocks that are down but have great underlying businesses.

The best investing approach is to choose great companies and stick with them for the long term. The Motley Fool's free report "3 Stocks That Will Help You Retire Rich" names stocks that could help you build long-term wealth and retire well, along with some winning wealth-building strategies that every investor should be aware of. Click here now to keep reading.

The article These Beaten-Down Stocks May Offer Opportunity originally appeared on Fool.com.

David Hanson owns shares of Zillow and Markel. You can follow David on Twitter. The Motley Fool recommends Markel and Zillow. The Motley Fool owns shares of Markel and Zillow. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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