Dan Burrows

Dan Burrows

Contributing Writer, Kiplinger.com

Dan Burrows is a veteran of SmartMoney, MarketWatch, CBS MoneyWatch and WWD, among other financial news organizations. He has written for The Wall Street Journal, Consumer Reports, Esquire, Maxim and Spy magazine, in addition to other publications. He focuses on value investing with an eye toward helping long-term investors. He holds no individual stocks.

Insider Buying: Bullish Signals for These 7 Stocks
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Insider Buying: Bullish Signals for These 7 Stocks

If history is any guide, these stocks could be headed higher in the months ahead, based on recent insider buying activity.
September 24, 2021
All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow Jones 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 Jones stocks are better opportunities tha…
September 21, 2021
China's Evergrande Crisis: A Real Threat to U.S. Stocks?
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China's Evergrande Crisis: A Real Threat to U.S. Stocks?

A looming debt default by Chinese real estate titan Evergrande is sparking fears of global contagion and knocking stocks from their perches.
September 20, 2021
25 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love
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25 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

Billionaire investors were busy during the second quarter of 2021. Here are 25 companies, of various shapes and sizes, that were some of their most re…
September 9, 2021
Bull Case on Zoom (ZM) Stock Is Cracked, Not Broken
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Bull Case on Zoom (ZM) Stock Is Cracked, Not Broken

Zoom Video's latest quarter produced a few uninspiring surprises, but analysts (and a popular fund manager) remain largely bullish on ZM stock.
September 2, 2021
The Next GameStop? 25 High Short Interest Stocks
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The Next GameStop? 25 High Short Interest Stocks

Wherever you find heavily shorted stocks, you'll probably find a trading frenzy. But beware: The music could stop at any moment.
August 31, 2021
Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
August 30, 2021
‪11 Recovery Stocks That Could Get a Vaccine Spark‬
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‪11 Recovery Stocks That Could Get a Vaccine Spark‬

The FDA's full approval of a COVID-19 vaccine was just the catalyst downtrodden recovery stocks needed, analysts say.
August 24, 2021
Penny Stocks: Why You Should Always Stay Away
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Penny Stocks: Why You Should Always Stay Away

With the exception of some large foreign firms, investors should generally avoid stocks that trade over-the-counter.
August 18, 2021
Wedbush: Apple a Buy Ahead of iPhone 13 Launch
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Wedbush: Apple a Buy Ahead of iPhone 13 Launch

Wedbush's Daniel Ives is predicting a "normal" launch of the iPhone 13. And for AAPL stock, normal is ideal.
August 17, 2021
The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio: All 42 Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked
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The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio: All 42 Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked

The Berkshire Hathaway portfolio is a diverse set of blue chips, and increasingly, lesser-known growth bets. Here's a look at every stock picked by Wa…
August 17, 2021
Warren Buffett's Stock Buys and Sells From Q2 2021
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Warren Buffett's Stock Buys and Sells From Q2 2021

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and his team were bears yet again in Q2 2021, hacking away at a large number of positions while only adding to a…
August 16, 2021
11 Mighty Mid-Cap Stocks for the Rest of 2021
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11 Mighty Mid-Cap Stocks for the Rest of 2021

Want more stability and greater growth prospects in your investments? These top-rated mid-cap stocks offer the best of both worlds.
August 11, 2021
11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for the Rest of 2021
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11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for the Rest of 2021

A recent pullback has created buying opportunities for many small-cap stocks. Here are the ones the pros are most bullish on.
August 5, 2021
The 10 "Real" Richest Counties in the U.S.
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The 10 "Real" Richest Counties in the U.S.

People living in the richest counties in America enjoy high incomes without the heavy cost pressures that usually come with them.
August 2, 2021
Raymond James: Facebook (FB) Stock Is a Buy, Growth Worries and All
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Raymond James: Facebook (FB) Stock Is a Buy, Growth Worries and All

FB stock slumps as the social media company warns about second-half growth, but Raymond James remains bullish.
July 29, 2021
America's Worst CEO-to-Worker Pay Ratios
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America's Worst CEO-to-Worker Pay Ratios

These 10 S&P 500 firms boast sky-high CEO-to-worker pay ratios that see their executives making thousands of times more than their median employee.
July 23, 2021
10 Facts You Must Know About Recessions
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10 Facts You Must Know About Recessions

The Pandemic Recession officially ended in April 2020 after only two months, making it the shortest economic downturn in U.S. history. But what is a r…
July 20, 2021
10 Big U.S. Cities With the Cheapest Apartment Rents
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10 Big U.S. Cities With the Cheapest Apartment Rents

Housing prices are on the rise nationwide, but these big U.S. cities remain affordable thanks to their dirt-cheap rents.
July 16, 2021
10 High-Quality Stocks With Dividend Yields of 4% or More
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10 High-Quality Stocks With Dividend Yields of 4% or More

There's no shortage of stocks with dividends these days, but not all of them are worth chasing. Here's a list of top-rated, high-yielding names to con…
July 12, 2021
7 Materials Stocks Analysts Love the Most
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7 Materials Stocks Analysts Love the Most

The materials sector tends to shine in the early stages of economic expansion. Here's a list of the best materials stocks as we enter the second half …
July 2, 2021
Dividend Cuts and Suspensions: Who's Paring Back?
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Dividend Cuts and Suspensions: Who's Paring Back?

The COVID-caused flood of dividend cuts and suspensions has slowed to a trickle, but some notable names have still slashed payouts of late.
July 1, 2021
Can AI Beat the Market? 10 Stocks to Watch
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Can AI Beat the Market? 10 Stocks to Watch

An artificial intelligence (AI) system identifying high-potential equities has been on the mark in 2021. Here are its 10 top stocks to watch over the …
June 30, 2021
Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
June 22, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/3/21: Markets Dip Despite Upbeat Jobs Data
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Stock Market Today 6/3/21: Markets Dip Despite Upbeat Jobs Data

Good news about the state of the labor market just a day ahead of the monthly payrolls report stirred anxiety about inflation and rising interest rate…
June 3, 2021
65 Best Dividend Stocks You Can Count On in 2021
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65 Best Dividend Stocks You Can Count On in 2021

Yield isn't everything when it comes to finding the best dividend stocks. Income investors know there's no substitute for regular dividend increases o…
May 26, 2021
13 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Selling (And 5 He's Buying)
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13 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Selling (And 5 He's Buying)

Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett and his team hacked away at numerous positions in Q1 2021 but found only a few stocks worth buying.
May 18, 2021