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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

Stocks & Bonds
October 2018

Stock Watch
January 2018

Earnings Reports for the Week of May 25-29 (COST, DG, ULTA)

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

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Markets
May 2020

Does the Stock Market Close Early for Memorial Day?

The stock market gets a full day off for Memorial Day. The bond market gets Monday off too, not to mention an early close ahead of the holiday weekend.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2020

7 Safe Dividend Stocks With Big Dividend Growth Potential

Dividend growth might have been an investing staple of the past decade or so. But these past few months, dividend stocks have been pinching their pennies. Dozens of companies have announced dividend ...

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Stock Watch
April 2020

Gilead Sciences' (GILD) Remdesivir Sparks Market Hope With Trial Success

Gilead's COVID-19 treatment shows efficacy in Phase 3 trial, NIAID study

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Stock Watch
April 2020

General Motors (GM) Suspends Its Dividend ... Again

GM stock's high yield suddenly vanishes as the automaker suspends payout, share repurchases amid coronavirus crunch

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

7 Gold ETFs With Low Costs

Gold investors typically tout several virtues of the yellow metal: It hedges against inflation, they say, it's an uncorrelated asset that doesn't move with the stock market and it can grow in value when ...

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Stock Watch
April 2020

Coronavirus: A Perfect Storm for Fake Meat (BYND)

A brewing American meat shortage, rising Chinese adoption are a 1-2 punch for Beyond Meat, plant-based protein producers

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

How to Invest Your Stimulus Check

If you find yourself in the enviable position of being able to ponder how to invest your stimulus check, thank your lucky stars … for plenty of reasons. As you're well aware by now, the $2 trillion ...

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2020

Things That May Soon Disappear Forever (The Pandemic Edition)

Fifteen years ago, thousands of Blockbuster Video stores occupied buildings like this all over the country, renting DVDs and selling popcorn. Today, there’s only one (it’s in Bend, Ore). The company’s ...

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Markets
April 2020

Is the Stock Market Closed on Good Friday and Easter 2020?

Stock and bond markets take a break for Good Friday, and bond traders get an extra day off

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2019

8 Best Vanguard ETFs for a Low-Cost Core

Vanguard is best known as one of the foremost pioneers of low-cost investing, including in the exchange-traded fund (ETF) space. It's hardly alone in low costs anymore, of course. Providers such as Schwab, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
March 2020

7 Great ETFs to Avoid the Havoc in Energy Stocks

Energy stocks have been belted since the start of 2020 amid the rising threat of the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak. Now, a potential price war threatens to turn the sector into one of the biggest liabilities ...

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2020

10 Low-Volatility ETFs for This Roller-Coaster Market

Volatility hasn’t crept back into the markets; it has jumped back in. The COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak has sent stocks lurching over the past week. And in the face of such huge market swings, investors ...

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2020

The 12 Best ETFs to Battle a Bear Market

Investors worried about the next market downturn can find plenty of protection among exchange-traded funds (ETFs). Individual stocks can carry a lot of risk, while mutual funds don't have quite the breadth ...

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Fund Watch
March 2020

Legg Mason’s LVHD: More Income, Less Turbulence

This ETF uses two tactics to smooth returns.

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2020

7 of Wall Street's Most Heavily Shorted Stocks

"Short interest" is one of the most interesting pieces of stock data that you might pay little or no attention to. But this little metric of negative sentiment, while popular among traders, can be valuable ...

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