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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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June 2019

Hedge Funds’ 25 Favorite Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

Always keep one eye on the so-called smart money. Yes, hedge funds don’t always live up to the hype, and they’re renowned for charging an arm and a leg. But considering they represent more than $3 ...

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June 2019

The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio: All 48 Buffett Stocks

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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June 2019

10 Top-Rated Mega-Cap Stocks to Buy Now

When market volatility is high and economic uncertainty is rising, there's comfort to be found in mega-cap stocks. Stocks with market values of at least $50 billion tend to be bigger, more stable holdings. ...

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May 2019

10 Small-Cap Growth Stocks Analysts Love the Most

Investors who can stomach more risk stand to reap greater rewards. That’s where small-cap growth stocks come in, and they just might deserve a place in your buy-and-hold portfolio. Research shows ...

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May 2019

10 Small-Cap Value Stocks Analysts Love the Most

Small-cap value stocks can be a long-term investor’s best friend. Indeed, research shows that historically, value stocks with small market capitalizations – or market values between roughly $300 million ...

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May 2019

Cheapest Small Towns in America 2019

There's a lot to be said for small-town living: Less traffic, a strong sense of community and a slower pace of life. Then, of course, there's the cost of living, which is typically more affordable in small ...

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May 2019

25 Small Towns With Big Millionaire Populations

They say a million bucks ain’t what it used to be, but it’s still a huge chunk of change for the vast majority of Americans, especially when it’s liquid. Back out things like the value of real ...

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April 2019

Cheapest U.S. Cities to Live In 2019

When it comes to cheap living, don't mess with Texas. The Lone Star State is home to seven of the most affordable cities in America. But Texas doesn't have a monopoly on low living costs. A number of other ...

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April 2019

Most Expensive U.S. Cities to Live In 2019

The most expensive U.S. cities are usually expensive for a reason. Residents pay higher living costs in exchange for favorable geography, climate, culture or economic prosperity -- or all of the above. ...

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April 2019

6 Smart-Money Tech Stocks to Buy

Hedge funds are where millionaires and even billionaires funnel their money to find ways to outperform the market. They don’t always live up to the hype, and they’re constantly derided as too expensive. ...

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April 2019

12 Bank Stocks That Wall Street Loves the Most

Bank earnings season kicked off Friday, April 12, with first-quarter reports from JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Wells Fargo (WFC). As more reports roll in, investors will be keen to see what a pause in interest-rate ...

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April 2019

12 Dividend Stocks That Hedge Funds Love

Dividends are a precious perk. Research over the past few years from FactSet, Ned Davis Research and River Road Asset Management, among others, has illustrated the long-term benefits of owning dividend ...

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March 2019

11 Dividend Stocks With 55 or More Years of Payout Growth

Long-term income investors know that finding dividend stocks with decades of interrupted payments is only part of the winning formula for income investing. Dividend growth matters, too – which is exactly ...

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March 2019

The 25 Best Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now (According to Hedge Funds)

It's a good idea to keep one eye on the "smart money." Sure, hedge funds' performance doesn't always live up to the hype, but considering they represent more than $3 trillion in assets under management ...

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March 2019

Millionaires in America 2019: All 50 States Ranked

Millionaires are popping up in America like weeds. Indeed, the U.S. hasn't seen such a torrid increase in the ranks of millionaires in more than a decade. They can thank record levels for stock prices. "The ...

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Dividends
February 2019

5 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks With Long Payout Histories

These reliable companies have raised their dividends every year for at least six straight decades.

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February 2019

17 Stocks That Warren Buffett Just Bought, Trimmed or Dumped

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B, $202.78), sold a teensy bit of Apple (AAPL) stock in the fourth quarter of 2018, took new stakes in three companies, dumped one position just ...

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