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Kyle Woodley

Senior Investing Editor
Kiplinger.com

Kyle is senior investing editor for Kiplinger.com. As a writer and columnist, he also specializes in exchange-traded funds. He joined Kiplinger in September 2017 after spending six years at InvestorPlace.com, where he managed the editorial staff. His work has appeared in several outlets, including U.S. News & World Report and MSN Money, he has appeared as a guest on Fox Business Network and Money Radio, and he has been quoted in MarketWatch, Vice and Univision, among other outlets. He is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University, where he earned a BA in journalism.

Latest Features

Stock Watch
January 2018

Earnings Reports for the Week of July 16-20 (GE, MSFT, NFLX)

Check out our weekly earnings calendar and read the latest quarterly earnings previews.

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Markets
June 2018

How Will U.S. Tariffs Hit Your Stocks?

These companies stand to lose most should the U.S. get into a full-blown trade war

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2018

11 Best Vanguard Index Funds to Buy for Low-Cost Quality

Vanguard index funds are among the market’s greatest champions of low-cost investing. The company is a pioneer, launching the first index fund – the Vanguard 500 Index Fund (VFIAX), which provided ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2018

The 8 Best ETFs to Buy to Invest in Biotech Stocks

Biotech stocks typically are considered one of Wall Street’s more aggressive sources of growth. These companies spend years and gobs of money to create breakthrough biological treatments and diagnostic ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2018

The 10 Best ETFs to Buy for Beginners

If you’re just starting to invest your money, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are one of the best places to begin. Like mutual funds, these instruments allow new investors to easily invest in large baskets ...

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2018

5 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds That Invest in Dividend Stocks

Dividend investors typically rely on their regular income payments to either pay the bills or grow their nest eggs via reinvestment. Either way, it’s vital that every possible cent in distributions makes ...

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Stock Watch
February 2018

Dow Charges Out of Slump on Volatile Tuesday for Stocks

Following a brutal two-day plunge, the Dow Jones industrial average regained ground on Tuesday to the delight of stock market bulls.

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Stock Watch
February 2018

Stock Market's Big Selloff Calls for Calm, Context

Investors are left feeling antsy after the Dow Jones industrial average tumbled more than 1,000 points on Monday.

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Stock Watch
February 2018

Groundhog Day Meltdown Casts Shadow Over Stock Market

Dow plunges more than 600 points on Friday after January jobs report causes jitters, and Exxon earnings and Apple earnings disappoint.

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Stock Watch
February 2018

Stocks Bounce Around on a Big Day for Earnings

As earnings season heats up the stock market went on a roller-coaster ride Thursday, with Facebook stock flourishing and DowDuPont stock floundering.

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Stock Watch
January 2018

Dow Suffers Its Worst Day of 2018 on Health Sector Scare

Amazon, JPMorgan and Warren Buffett's Berkshire threaten to disrupt health care -- and disrupt the stocks market in the process on Tuesday.

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Fund Watch
January 2018

Do You Own ETFs? Heed the GICS Shakeup

Coming changes to how stocks are classified by industry and sector could have repercussions for investors in many exchange-traded funds.

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2018

11 New ETFs to Watch Out For in 2018

The exchange-traded fund industry sure isn’t running out of ideas. More than 270 new ETFs were launched in 2017, bringing the number of U.S. listings to more than 2,100. Don’t expect the constant ...

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SLIDE SHOW
January 2018

The 15 Best ETFs to Buy for a Prosperous 2018

How do you follow up a performance like what the market did in 2017? That’s the question most investors are asking after last year’s breakneck 25% run in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Fortunately ...

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SLIDE SHOW
December 2017

The 7 Best ETFs for Trump's Tax Cuts

Republicans in the House and Senate have passed their respective versions of a sweeping tax overhaul over the past couple weeks. The goal now: Reconcile those versions into a single piece of legislation ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

7 Best Retail ETFs for the Holidays

The past few years have not been kind to retail stocks, with the ascension of Amazon.com (AMZN) coming at the expense of numerous brick-and-mortar stores. Even diversified retail ETFs haven’t been spared, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2017

The 10 Best Vanguard ETFs for a Dirt-Cheap Portfolio

Vanguard has built a sterling reputation on low-cost index investing. Founder John Bogle is responsible for the world’s first index fund – what’s now known as the Vanguard 500 Index Fund (VFINX). ...

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