Anheuser-Busch InBev and Avon Lead Consumer/Non-Cyclical Stocks Getting Drop Kicked This Afternoon: BUD, AVP, BG, TUP, NUS

Through most of the trading day on Friday, October 7, 2011, these stocks are bringing down the Consumer/Non-Cyclical (NYSE:XLP) sector. Long time Wall St. Cheat Sheet readers know to watch stock prices because Technicals on the Stock Chart are Strong’ is one of the ‘T’s in our CHEAT SHEET investing framework.

Anheuser-Busch Inbev SA/NV (NYSE:BUD) is among the price losers in the sector as its stock price is $51.90, down $1.33 (-2.6%) from the previous close of $53.28. Anheuser-Busch InBev is engaged in the business of brewer and consumer products.

Stock Price Performance: From August 10, 2011, to October 6, 2011, the stock price had risen $3.56 (7.2%) from $49.72 to $53.28. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between June 24, 2011 and July 5, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 4.4% (+$2.43). It saw one of its worst periods between April 29, 2011 and May 9, 2011 when shares fell for seven straight trading days, falling 7.5% (-$4.77).

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP) is among the price losers in the sector. Its shares are trading at $19.77, which is 68 cents (-3.2%) below the previous close of $20.42. Avon Products is a global manufacturer and marketer of beauty, fashion, and home products.

Stock Price Performance: From July 13, 2011, to October 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $7.38 (-26.5%) from $27.80 to $20.42. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between September 9, 2011 and September 16, 2011 when shares rose for six straight trading days, rising 4.7% (+$1). It saw one of its worst periods between July 26, 2011 and August 4, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 19% (-$5.30).

Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) stocks are trading at $56.27. This is $1.23 (-2.1%) below the previous close of $57.46, making the company one of the biggest price losers in the sector today. Bunge is a global agribusiness and food company, operating in the farm-to-consumer food chain. It conducts its operations in three divisions: agribusiness, fertilizer, and food and ingredients.

Stock Price Performance: From July 13, 2011, to October 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $12.02 (-17.3%) from $69.48 to $57.46. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between December 20, 2010 and December 31, 2010 when shares rose for nine straight trading days, rising 5.6% (+$3.46). It saw one of its worst periods between July 22, 2011 and July 29, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 5.8% (-$4.25).

Shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) are trading at $52.76, down $1.62 (-3.1%) from the previous close of $54.44. Tupperware Brands is engaged in the manufacture and sale of storage solutions for the kitchen and household.

Stock Price Performance: From July 13, 2011, to October 6, 2011, the stock price had fallen $14.38 (-20.9%) from $68.82 to $54.44. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between April 18, 2011 and April 27, 2011 when shares rose for seven straight trading days, rising 7.5% (+$4.37). It saw one of its worst periods between May 10, 2011 and May 17, 2011 when shares fell for six straight trading days, falling 7.4% (-$4.86).

Nu Skin Enterprises Inc. (NYSE:NUS) is one of the sector losers in price. Its shares are trading at $39.80, down 94 cents (-2.2%) from the previous close of $40.68. Nu Skin Enterprises is a global direct selling company which develops and distributes innovative, premium-quality personal care products and nutritional supplements that are sold under the Nu Skin and Pharmanex brands.

Stock Price Performance: From August 10, 2011, to October 6, 2011, the stock price had risen $3.93 (10.7%) from $36.75 to $40.68. The stock price saw one of its best stretches over the last year between April 21, 2011 and May 12, 2011 when shares rose for 15 straight trading days, rising 29.6% (+$8.77). It saw one of its worst periods between March 24, 2011 and April 4, 2011 when shares fell for eight straight trading days, falling 3.2% (-93 cents).