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Subject:  Funeral Stocks Date:  2/13/2002  4:42 PM
Author:  slguy Number:  32 of 53

This may seem twisted, but I have been researching public companies in the funeral business. After my dad died last year, I realized that these funeral homes make a ton of money. Might be investment possibilities.

My favorites are:
MATW - Matthews International
They make the bronze markers that you see in cemetaries and other places.
HB - Hillenbrand Industries
Healthcare and funeral services.

Anyone else care to discuss these "death" stocks?
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