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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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Stocks & Bonds
June 2020

Stock Market Today: Investors Tap the Brakes

Jobless claims suggested the worst of the job news may be behind us. Still, investors remained nervous about Friday's unemployment report

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SLIDE SHOW
June 2020

All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average – that group of 30 blue-chip behemoths with long track records of outperformance – is trailing the other major indexes by a wide margin this year. But the Dow's ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

Millionaires in America 2020: All 50 States Ranked

When it comes to where millionaires live in America, the rich keep getting richer. Market research firm Phoenix Marketing International notes that although the total number of millionaire households ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

The Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) equity portfolio still holds many of the storied blue chips that most investors associated with portfolio. American Express (AXP). Coca-Cola (KO). More recently, Apple (AAPL) ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

21 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Selling (And 1 He's Buying)

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), wasn't doing much buying during the first quarter, which ended just before the economic impact of the coronavirus really set in. But he sure ...

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Stock Watch
May 2020

'Going Concern' Warnings Are a Growing Concern

When this accounting term pops up, pay attention. Bankruptcy might be close behind.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

Pros' Picks: The 15 Best Nasdaq Stocks You Can Buy

It has been noted ad nauseam that the stock market doesn't appear to reflect the worst economic slowdown since the Great Depression. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down "only" 17% for the year to ...

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

11 Small-Cap Stocks Analysts Love the Most

Investors in stocks with small market values know all too well that they usually underperform in down markets. The flip side is that small-cap stocks often lead the way when markets are headed higher again. Most ...

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Stock Watch
May 2020

Buffett Jettisons Airline Stocks, Still Cheerleads America

It's safe to say the market will be following changes to Berkshire's portfolio this year with more than a little anxiety.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

They say on Wall Street that if you want to make a small fortune, start by investing a large one. The billionaires and big-time money managers below all have fortunes of various sizes, and studying ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

8 Facts You Need to Know About Bear Markets

There are few things scarier to an investor than bear markets. But they are a fact of life. Just as in physics, what goes up must come down. The good news is that the long-term trend of stocks is upward, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

Investing in Gold: 10 Facts You Need to Know

Gold tends to do well in times of trouble. Well, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic putting the global economy on lockdown, investors have trouble in spades. With gold prices climbing back toward all-time ...

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Stock Watch
April 2020

Dollar-Cost Averaging: How Does DCA Work, And Should You Do It?

A brief primer on a popular set-it-and-forget-it investing method

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2019

Every Warren Buffett Stock Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

The Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) equity portfolio still holds many of the storied blue chips that most investors associated with portfolio. American Express (AXP). Coca-Cola (KO). More recently, Apple (AAPL) ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

Warren Buffett’s 11 Best Stocks of the Bear Market

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) puts up market-clobbering returns over the long-term, but more recently it's been a struggle. There's no sugar-coating it: The Oracle of Omaha has had a rough ...

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Stock Watch
April 2020

Buffett Pulls Back on Airline Stocks, But Don't Fret ... Yet

The Oracle said he wouldn't sell airline stocks getting crushed by coronavirus, but then he did. What does it mean?

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

15 Super-Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

The longest bull market in history has blown up in spectacular fashion, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic that has shut economic activity all around the world. As a result, investors have been sent scrambling ...

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