Fortune 40: Stock picks to retire on

Forty stock picks inspired by the greatest investors of all-time: From the deepest values to solid growth, these shares can make retirement dreams come true.

MCK: The numbers
Market Cap $18.2 billion
Total Return YTD (June 11) 21.6%
Total Return Last 12 Months 35.3%
Earnings Growth (Next Five Years) 15.0%
P/E (Pasts 12 months) 20.9
P/E (Next Year's Estimate) 16.6
Dividend Yield 0.4%
Source: Baseline, as of June 11, 2007.
Bargain Growth
The largest pharmaceuticals distributor in the United States, McKesson delivers prescription and generic drugs, as well as health and beauty care products, to retail and institutional pharmacies.

The company is also a major North American medical supply wholesaler, providing medical and surgical equipment to alternate health care sites, such as doctors' offices, surgery centers, and long-term care facilities.

A big new growth initiative is to offer software and other IT services to hospitals and doctors, helping them manage supply chain, clinical, administrative, and financial operations.
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