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From Kiplinger's Personal Finance, July 2017

Where to Invest for the Rest of 2017

Corporate America is firing on all cylinders, but share prices are high and so are risks.

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May 11, 2017

Is the S&P 500's Highest-Yielding Dividend Stock Safe?

CenturyLink has an eye-popping yield but that won't help investors if the payout is not sustainable.

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May 10, 2017

Amazon vs. Alphabet: FANG Stocks Race to $1,000 a Share

Milestone aside, both tech stocks offer intriguing reasons for long-term investors to buy and hold.

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May 10, 2017

Top Stock Picks From Five Big Investors

Hedge fund managers, venture capitalists and others share their best investing ideas at the Sohn conference.

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May 4, 2017

Two Good Stocks Under $10 to Buy Now

These low-priced stocks offer an easy way to diversify your holdings without breaking the bank.

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April 27, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: Ulta Beauty

The cosmetics chain is in a good position to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

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April 27, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: Costco Wholesale

The warehouse club is in a good position to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Smart Buying

April 27, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: Home Depot

The home-improvement chain is in a good position to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Home Remodeling & Maintenance | Smart Buying

April 27, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: TJX Companies

Bargain hunters willing to roam the racks put the off-price retailer in a good position to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

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April 27, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: Nordstrom

This traditional department store is spending big money to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

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April 26, 2017

Amazon-Proof Retail Stock: Best Buy

The electronics chain is in a good position to stand up to the world's largest online retailer.

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April 21, 2017

GE Stock Remains Attractive for Income Investors

The solid dividend yield appeases shareholders as the company continues to reinvent itself

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April 18, 2017

Two Dividend-Paying Tech Stocks Owned by Warren Buffett

The head of Berkshire Hathaway usually avoids technology shares, but Apple and IBM are exceptions.

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

April 4, 2017

Warren Buffett: Coke's New Pitchman

The Oracle of Omaha wants the Chinese to sing in perfect harmony with his favorite sipping beverage. Time to buy Coke stock? When isn't it?

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March 31, 2017

Market Outlook for Q2

With strong Q1 gains under investor belts, now comes earnings season and a flurry of economic news. Whither tax reform?

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April 18, 2017

3 Good Reasons to Invest in the Dow

Yes, there's a hint of fustiness to the Dow 30. But the industrials actually do a good job of tracking the market, and might do better in down times.

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March 29, 2017

Sears Woes Could Spread to Other Major Brands

Whirlpool, Lands' End, and Seritage Growth all might suffer collateral damage.

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