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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.

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Stocks & Bonds
October 2018

Markets
November 2019

Is the Stock Market Open on Veterans Day?

Despite being a federal holiday, the stock market is open on Veterans Day during regular trading hours.

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Stock Watch
January 2018

Earnings Reports for the Week of Nov. 18-22 (HD, M, TGT)

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

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

3 Preferred Stock ETFs for High, Stable Dividends

Preferred stocks typically aren’t first, second or even third to mind when investors think about what they want to include in their portfolios. But if you’re an income hunter and you don’t already ...

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Practical Investing
October 2019

How to Buy the Right ETF

Hundreds of ETFs debut every year. Use this guide to spot the good ones.

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Markets
October 2019

Is the Stock Market Open on Columbus Day 2019?

Despite being a federal holiday, the stock market is indeed open on Columbus Day during regular trading hours.

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Stock Watch
October 2019

Schwab, TD Ameritrade, E*Trade, Fidelity Go Commission-Free

TD Ameritrade commissions vanish Oct. 3, Schwab and E*Trade start Oct. 7, Fidelity finally joins in effective Oct. 10

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SLIDE SHOW
September 2019

7 Low-Volatility Dividend Stocks to Buy for Peace of Mind

Dividend stocks are a well-worn prescription for what ails an investor’s upset stomach. Are a cascade of troubling headlines and fears of Wall Street volatility making you nauseous? A regular stream ...

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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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