Stock Watch

The Kiplinger investing team identifies stocks and market trends that you and your portfolio can't ignore.

January 22, 2018

Earnings Reports for the Week of Dec. 10-14 (ADBE, COST, VRA)

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

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December 4, 2018

Stocks’ Death Cross Is Another Overblown Fear

An ominous event in the S&P 500 likely will happen soon, but reports of the market’s death are exaggerated

See More On: Investor Psychology | Stocks & Bonds

November 21, 2018

Don’t Wish for a Santa Claus Rally. Prepare Instead.

Several headwinds could push back on Santa’s sleigh this year. Make sure your portfolio is ready.

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November 19, 2018

163 Large-Cap Stocks Still Are 50%+ Off Their Highs

The 50% Club is littered with many battered companies ... a few of which may be worth buying

See More On: Investor Psychology

October 5, 2018

Investors: Don’t Fret the Hindenburg Omen

This wonky technical indicator is in the news, but don’t worry about it.

See More On: Investor Psychology | Stocks & Bonds

September 24, 2018

Shop Carefully for Bargains in Utilities Stocks

The utility sector continues to climb despite rising interest rates. Older income investors, in particular, should take note.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Dividends | Investor Psychology

September 12, 2018

Apple iPhone XS, XS Max and XR: Your First Look

Specs, pricing and launch date for Apple’s new iPhones … and what they mean for AAPL shareholders

See More On: Tech Stocks | Stocks & Bonds

August 29, 2018

Is the Stock Market Closed on Labor Day 2018?

The stock market is closed on Monday, Sept. 3, for the Labor Day holiday. The bond market is also closed for Labor Day.

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August 8, 2018

Does Apple’s $1 Trillion Benchmark Even Matter?

Wall Street collectively pointed and stared at the big, round number. But experts don’t agree on what it means for AAPL stock.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Tech Stocks | Technology

August 7, 2018

Stumbling FANGs? No Problem, Says the Market

Tech leaders swooned in late July, but stocks just kept plodding along

See More On: Tech Stocks | Markets | Stocks & Bonds

August 2, 2018

Apple (AAPL): $1 Trillion Is Just the Beginning

Apple is the first U.S. company to hit the $1T milestone; here’s why AAPL shares can climb even higher.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Tech Stocks

July 13, 2018

America’s Yield Curve Panic Is Overdone

Financial pundits’ consensus about interest rates is off the mark.

See More On: Investor Psychology | Markets | Stocks & Bonds

July 5, 2018

Kiplinger Dividend 15: CVS Interrupts Its String of Hikes

After raising its payout for 14 years straight, the pharmacy ended its streak in 2018.

See More On: Dividends | Saving for Retirement

July 6, 2018

3 Values in Consumer Staples Stocks

Beaten down by rising interest rates, these dividend-payers hold contrarian appeal.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Saving Money | Tech Stocks

June 29, 2018

Amazon.com (AMZN) Buys PillPack: No Clear Winner, One Very Clear Loser

Amazon's newest move into the online pharmacy business will have significant ripple effects

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Health Care & Insurance | Tech Stocks

June 29, 2018

Does the Stock Market Close Early on July 3 for Independence Day?

The stock market closes at 1 p.m. ET on July 3, 2018, the day before the Independence Day holiday. The bond market also closes early, at 2 p.m. ET.

See More On: Markets | Stocks & Bonds

June 25, 2018

Doubt Nvidia (NVDA) at Your Own Peril

Besides valuation concerns, what (if anything) could slow NVDA stock down? If such a speed bump is out there, nobody has seen it yet.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Investor Psychology

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