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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 Sept. 9-13 (AVGO, GME, KR)

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

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2019

The 7 Best ETFs to Buy for Retirement Investors

Mutual funds almost go hand-in-hand with retirement investing. And why not? The modern mutual fund predates exchange-traded funds (ETFs) by more than six decades. Most 401(k) plans hold nothing but mutual ...

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Markets
August 2019

Does the Stock Market Close Early the Friday Before Labor Day?

The stock market is closed on Labor Day, but investors do not get an early start to the holiday weekend the Friday before Labor Day.

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2019

7 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Buying or Selling

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B, $198.31) Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett hasn’t found much to his liking in 2019. The Oracle of Omaha bought and sold left and right at the end of 2018. He used the fourth ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2019

7 Limping Dividend Stocks to Sell or Avoid

The name of the game right now is risk avoidance. Numerous macroeconomic issues – the U.S.-China trade war, interest-rate uncertainty and global growth concerns – have conspired to knock the major ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2019

The 11 Best ETFs to Buy for Market Crash Protection

The stock market took a gut punch recently as a number of on-again, off-again headwinds started to blow at the same time. Investors quickly turned tail, seeking out more protective positions. Unsurprisingly, ...

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SLIDE SHOW
July 2019

13 Super-Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

The stock market’s major indices are at or near all-time highs, and as stocks go up, dividend yields go down. As a result, many of the best dividend stocks to buy right now sport relatively modest yields. That’s ...

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Markets
July 2019

Does the Stock Market Close Early for the Fourth of July?

The stocks market is closed on Independence Day, and trading ends early on July 3. The bond market also closes early ahead of the Fourth of July holiday.

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SLIDE SHOW
May 2019

7 Best ETFs to Buy to Beat Back the Trade War

The trade war between the United States and China is well into its second year. Since Jan. 22, 2018, American stocks have made two runs into all-time-high territory, but overall, they haven’t made much ...

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Markets
May 2019

Does the Stock Market Close Early for Memorial Day?

The stock market is closed on Memorial Day, but it's open as usual the Friday before Memorial Day. However, the bond market closes early ahead of the holiday weekend.

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2019

8 Best Vanguard ETFs for a Low-Cost Core

Vanguard is the best-known pioneer of low-cost investing, including in the exchange-traded fund space. But it’s hardly alone anymore, as providers such as Schwab, iShares and SPDR have all hacked away ...

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Markets
April 2019

Is the Stock Market Closed for Good Friday and Easter?

The Friday before Easter is a stock market holiday. The bond market is also closed. How about Maundy Thursday?

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SLIDE SHOW
April 2019

The Cheapest Index Funds in the ETF Universe

Vanguard. Schwab. iShares. SPDR. All of these exchange-traded fund (ETF) giants undercut each other for years by putting out the cheapest index funds they could. All competed against each other in a so-called ...

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SLIDE SHOW
February 2019

The 13 Best Tech ETFs for Years of Stellar Gains

Tech stocks might have had the wind knocked out of them to finish last year, but the sector’s standing as a long-term source of growth still looks clear. The world is becoming ever more dependent ...

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Markets
February 2019

Is the Stock Market Closed on Presidents Day?

Both stock traders and bond traders have the day off on Monday to celebrate the birthday of George Washington.

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Fund Watch
February 2019

Schwab Program Nearly Doubles Commission-Free ETFs to 503 Funds

Schwab adds 246 funds to commission-free ETF OneSource program, brings iShares into the fold

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