It’s been a tough year for the market; not even the average blue chip has proved to be immune to weakness. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI) currently sits 10% below its January high. And given the most recent round of headlines on inflation and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, it certainly feels like things could get worse before they get better.
Veteran investors, however, know most headwinds are not only temporary, but are also ultimately buying opportunities.
To this end, here’s a rundown of three Dow names that have been lackluster performers of late and might even drift lower before all is said and done. But they could well rebound by the latter half of the year and rally beyond 2022. Here they are in no particular order.