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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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October 2019

15 Dividend Kings for Decades of Dividend Growth

You might start to hear more about the “Dividend Kings” over the next few months. Small wonder: Stocks that have boasted uninterrupted dividend growth for a half-century or more might be an ideal place ...

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March 2020

25 Dividend Stocks the Analysts Love the Most

The longest bull market in history came to a crashing end on Feb. 19 as panic over the global spread of COVID-19 sent stocks into a tailspin. The S&P 500, the most common benchmark for the U.S. equity ...

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Stock Watch
March 2020

Why Did the Fed Cut Rates to Near Zero?

The Federal Reserve's move won't impact the economy right away, but that's not the point

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March 2020

The 12 Best Low-Volatility Stocks of the Market Crash

When stocks go from setting all-time highs to tumbling 20% into a bear market in only three weeks, there are precious few places for equity investors to hide. But that doesn't mean defensive, low-volatility ...

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Stock Watch
March 2020

How Do Stock Market Circuit Breakers Work?

Trading halts are designed to give investors a chance to breathe when things get ugly. Here's how they function.

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March 2020

The 9 Worst Stocks to Buy Right Now

The coronavirus outbreak is making a number of stocks look like bad bets for new money at current levels. Of even more concern are those big, brand-name stocks Wall Street wasn't completely sold on even ...

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March 2020

The 5 Best Stocks (And 5 Worst) of the Coronavirus Correction

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus is wreaking havoc across the equity market. The S&P 500 lost nearly 13% from Feb. 19 to Feb. 28 – the fastest descent from all-time highs into correction ...

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February 2020

11 Stocks to Sell That Analysts Are Souring On

Stocks have started to crater as the novel coronavirus spread to Europe and other parts of Asia. Fortunately, Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), was on hand Feb. 24, telling ...

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November 2019

Every Warren Buffett Stock Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

When you think of Berkshire Hathaway's (BRK.B) equity portfolio, most of which was selected by Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett, you very well might think of storied blue-chip stocks such as American Express ...

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August 2019

All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Analysts Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average – that group of 30 blue-chip behemoths with long track records of outperformance – is setting records seemingly every other day. The DJIA has climbed by more than ...

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February 2020

16 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Buying and Selling

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), oversaw a fairly busy fourth quarter of buying and selling stocks. Berkshire made new investments in the retail and biotechnology sectors, ...

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February 2020

64 Best Dividend Stocks You Can Count On in 2020

When it comes to dividend stocks, yield isn't everything. If you're an income investor in it for the long haul, you know that steadily rising payouts are a vital factor, too. For one, dividend increases ...

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January 2020

10 of the Cheapest Warren Buffett Stocks

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of legendary holding company Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), is often called the greatest value investor of all time. Although Buffett identifies targets based on their "intrinsic ...

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January 2020

13 Super Small-Cap Stocks to Buy for 2020 and Beyond

Small-cap stocks lagged the S&P 500 by a wide margin last year. However, strategists say these smaller companies are set to catch up (and more) in 2020. "We see three favorable factors in place for ...

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Stock Watch
January 2020

How the Stock Market Performed During the Clinton Impeachment

Will Donald Trump's trial disrupt the red-hot rally? History suggests it won't.

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January 2020

11 S&P 500 Stocks That Could Soar 20% or More in 2020

Never say never, but it's hard to see stocks follow their amazing 2019 returns for a second straight year. S&P 500 stocks sent the index a whopping 29% higher in 2020. That's a big deal. Keep in mind ...

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January 2020

Pros' Picks: The 13 Best Dividend Stocks for 2020

The bull market went into overdrive in 2019. The S&P 500 rushed ahead by 29% – its best showing in six years. But as much as investors will always welcome such returns, it does make it tougher to be ...

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