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Dan Burrows

Contributing Writer
Kiplinger.com

Dan Burrows is a veteran of InvestorPlace, CBS MoneyWatch, SmartMoney and MarketWatch, and has written for The Wall Street Journal, Consumer Reports and other publications. He focuses on value investing with an eye toward helping long-term investors. He holds no individual securities.

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December 2019

7 Stocks Still at Risk From Trade-War Shenanigans

The stock market sure has an itchy trigger finger when it comes to headlines about the U.S.-China trade war. Although analysts and investors have done their best to price in the uncertainty, any development ...

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Stock Watch
November 2019

Schwab, TD Ameritrade Could Trigger Spate of Brokerage Buyouts

Reports of possible merger is just the latest disruption in the online brokerage arena

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November 2019

7 Dow Stocks That Didn't Survive the Decade

The Dow Jones Industrial Average had a heck of a good run over the past decade, even as membership in this bastion of just 30 blue-chip stocks changed dramatically. On a price basis alone, the large-cap ...

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November 2019

Every Warren Buffett Stock Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

The Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) portfolio, most of which was selected by Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, brings to mind ubiquitous blue-chip stocks such as American Express (AXP), Coca-Cola (KO) and, more ...

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November 2019

5 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Selling (And 2 New Stakes)

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), oversaw a relatively quiet third quarter of buying and selling stocks. Berkshire made a new investment in the retail sector, pumped up its ...

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November 2019

10 Dividend Aristocrats Expected to Deliver Big Gains in 2020

Serial dividend raisers, such as the Dividend Aristocrats, are beloved by income hunters. Remember: A steady payout is only half of the formula for successful income investing. The big returns come over ...

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November 2019

10 Companies With Lower Tax Rates Than Most Americans

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is coming up on its two-year anniversary, which makes it a good time to look at just how much it really changed the landscape for America's biggest firms. The bottom line? ...

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October 2019

20 Large-Cap Dividend Stocks With More Cash Than Debt

More than a decade of historically low interest rates has prompted companies to go on a borrowing binge. Although there's no sign of a debt bubble right now, market watchers are increasingly concerned ...

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October 2019

10 High-Quality, High-Growth Stocks to Buy

Companies with outsize growth prospects aren't hard to find. High-growth stocks that also are high on quality are another matter. Seemingly every other week, a so-called unicorn files for an initial ...

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October 2019

15 Dividend Kings for Decades of Dividend Growth

You might start to hear more about the “Dividend Kings” over the next few months. Small wonder: Stocks that have boasted uninterrupted dividend growth for a half-century or more might be an ideal place ...

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September 2019

Healthy Dividend Aristocrats: 6 Great Health-Care Dividend Stocks

Sluggish global growth, the U.S. trade war with China and a stock market that’s up only about 2% over the past year have some investors thinking about playing defense. And few equities are better at ...

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September 2019

Best and Worst States at Minting Millionaires Since the Financial Crisis

The 10-year bull market in stocks and longest economic expansion in U.S. history have minted many a millionaire since the darkest days of the Great Recession. A decade ago, less than 1 in 20, or 4.9%, ...

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September 2019

25 Dividend Stocks That Analysts Love Most

The longest bull market in history keeps charging. Stocks are near record highs, which sounds good, but it does create a problem for income investors. Specifically, where can they find dividend stocks ...

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August 2019

The 9 Highest-Yielding Warren Buffett Dividend Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) famously doesn’t pay dividends – it has better things to do with its shareholders’ cash – but Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett sure loves collecting them. In 2018 alone, ...

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August 2019

12 Tech Stocks That Wall Street Loves the Most

Markets have been so volatile this summer on U.S.-China trade tensions that investors might not have noticed: Tech stocks are absolutely red-hot in 2019. Indeed, the technology sector of Standard & ...

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August 2019

All 47 Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

When folks think of the Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) portfolio and its collection of holdings, most of which were selected by Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, the companies that most readily come to mind ...

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August 2019

All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Analysts Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average – that elite group of 30 industry-leading dividend payers – is having a very good year. True, the blue-chip average has lost about 1,350 points since hitting an all-time ...

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