Why these expensive shares could keep falling in 2017

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The UK’s consumer staples giants like Diageo (LSE: DGE) and Unilever (LSE: ULVR) have enjoyed several years basking in the affections of investors scared both of low yields on bonds and the higher risks that can come with racier shares. But now this Goldilocks period could be ending.

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