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Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings
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Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average just shook things up, adding three new blue-chip members. Here are the analysts' rankings of all 30 Dow stocks.
September 3, 2020
All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is made up of 30 blue chips that are tops in their industries. But some Dow stocks are better opportunities than othe…
September 3, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/11/20: Banks, Industrials Hold Up Against Downdraft
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Stock Market Today 8/11/20: Banks, Industrials Hold Up Against Downdraft

A lack of movement on stimulus and little else to encourage Wall Street resulted in a broad down day Tuesday, but the recent market rotation continued…
August 11, 2020
20 Dividend Stocks to Fund 20 Years of Retirement
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20 Dividend Stocks to Fund 20 Years of Retirement

Each of these high-quality dividend stocks yields roughly 4%, and you can expect them to grow their payouts even more. That's a powerful 1-2 combo for…
August 5, 2020
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Stock Market Today 7/28/20: Stocks Slip on Blue-Chip Earnings Reports
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Stock Market Today 7/28/20: Stocks Slip on Blue-Chip Earnings Reports

3M (MMM) and McDonald's (MCD) were among a number of high-profile stocks that helped the market lower on an earnings-stuffed Tuesday.
July 28, 2020

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The Kiplinger Dividend 15
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The Kiplinger Dividend 15

These 15 dividend stock picks, satisfying income investing needs of every kind, have so far kept their payouts intact while many big firms have cut ba…
July 6, 2020
Two Kiplinger Dividend 15 Picks Hit a Rough Patch
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Two Kiplinger Dividend 15 Picks Hit a Rough Patch

Giants 3M and ExxonMobil are on our watch list at the moment as lawsuits and sliding oil prices become potential hurdles to clear.
March 6, 2020
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The Kiplinger Dividend 15: Our Favorite Dividend-Paying Stocks
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The Kiplinger Dividend 15: Our Favorite Dividend-Paying Stocks

Income investors love dividend stocks for their regular payouts; any stock-price appreciation is just gravy.
October 29, 2019
The 9 Best Dividend Growth Stocks in the Dow Jones
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The 9 Best Dividend Growth Stocks in the Dow Jones

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is one of the oldest and hallowed stock market indices in the world.
January 7, 2019
12 Stocks You Should Never Sell
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12 Stocks You Should Never Sell

Hopping in and out of stocks tends to do more harm than good to your portfolio.
December 14, 2018
10 Safe Blue-Chip Stocks You Want to Own
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10 Safe Blue-Chip Stocks You Want to Own

When markets get jittery (like they are now), investors’ thoughts often turn to so-called “safe stocks,” to protect their portfolios against losses.
May 22, 2018
15 Industrial Stocks That Can Manufacture Gains in 2018
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15 Industrial Stocks That Can Manufacture Gains in 2018

Leave it to television-star-turned-President Donald Trump to time the unveiling of a massive infrastructure spending plan for maximum effect.
February 12, 2018
Don't Get Burned When a Stock Cuts Its Dividend
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Don't Get Burned When a Stock Cuts Its Dividend

General Electric's 50% cut caused a lot of consternation about who might be next. We'll help you spot hazards.
January 8, 2018
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Dividend Aristocrats With 50+ Years of Payout Growth
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Dividend Aristocrats With 50+ Years of Payout Growth

If you’re looking for dividend stocks you can trust, you can start with the Dividend Aristocrats.
January 4, 2018
Kiplinger Dividend 15: Our Top Dividend Picks
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Kiplinger Dividend 15: Our Top Dividend Picks

Every kind of income investor will find something to like in our new list.
November 2, 2017
Why It's Okay to Reach for Yield
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Why It's Okay to Reach for Yield

With so many income investments to choose from, one of them will be solidly profitable at any given time. So range widely.
August 24, 2017
8 Dividend Stocks Every Retiree Should Own
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8 Dividend Stocks Every Retiree Should Own

The winning formula for retirees who count on dividend stocks for income comes in two parts.
March 6, 2017
8 No-Brainer Retirement Stocks for Baby Boomers
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8 No-Brainer Retirement Stocks for Baby Boomers

Baby boomers approaching retirement might think of buying a Tesla.
December 16, 2016
5 Stocks to Cash In on Innovation
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5 Stocks to Cash In on Innovation

These trailblazing companies—3M, Amazon.com, Ford Motor, General Electric and Illumina—know how to translate their innovations into profits.
February 3, 2014
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What Now for the Dow: 30 Stocks to Buy, Sell, or Hold
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What Now for the Dow: 30 Stocks to Buy, Sell, or Hold

Ten to buy, 18 to hold, two to sell among the Dow Industrials.
July 26, 2013
Bullish on Dividends
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Bullish on Dividends

Even though the Dogs of the Dow include three health stocks, they should have another fine year.
March 31, 2011
3M: A Company for All Seasons?
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3M: A Company for All Seasons?

Thanks to growing sales overseas and cost-cutting efforts, this company's prospects for the new year are bright.
December 26, 2007