David Milstead

David Milstead

Contributing Writer
David Milstead is a Denver-based freelancer who writes "Vox," a markets and investing column for The Globe and Mail, the national newspaper of Canada. Previously, he was finance editor of Denver's Rocky Mountain News until it closed in 2009.
8 Costly Investing Mistakes That Could Ruin You
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8 Costly Investing Mistakes That Could Ruin You

You’ve got problems. We’ve got solutions to make sure your portfolio isn't keeping you awake, no matter what the market does.
October 2, 2020
10 Best Stocks of the Bull Market
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10 Best Stocks of the Bull Market

On March 9, 2009, the Wall Street Journal asked, “Just how low can stocks go?” The same day, an asset manager told CNNMoney.com, “With an absence of g…
October 15, 2019
The World's Greatest Stocks
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The World's Greatest Stocks

October 7, 2015
The One Biotech Stock That Looks Like a Bargain These Days
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The One Biotech Stock That Looks Like a Bargain These Days

Gilead Sciences, the largest biotech company, has a P/E ratio of only 11.
May 18, 2015
Five Ways to Cash In on Corporate Spin-offs
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Five Ways to Cash In on Corporate Spin-offs

As companies look to unlock value by breaking up, investors have a variety of opportunities.
November 7, 2014
3 Chinese Stocks That Are Better Bargains than Alibaba
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3 Chinese Stocks That Are Better Bargains than Alibaba

Looking for a foothold in the Chinese market with dividends to boot? Consider this threesome.
September 19, 2014
Stocks for Cashing In on the Online Travel Boom
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Stocks for Cashing In on the Online Travel Boom

Of the four major players, we like Priceline and Expedia best.
August 29, 2014
Should You Buy Into the Alibaba IPO?
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Should You Buy Into the Alibaba IPO?

Even though the stock’s offering price is still unknown, a lot of the hype surrounding China’s leading e-commerce firm is justified.
July 17, 2014
Chow Down on Restaurant Stocks
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Chow Down on Restaurant Stocks

Shares of these three eateries aren't cheap, but they have superior growth prospects.
May 6, 2014
Is Twitter Stock a Buy After Its Post-IPO Run-up?
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Is Twitter Stock a Buy After Its Post-IPO Run-up?

The company's first earnings report since going public could shed light on whether the richly priced shares are worth it.
February 6, 2014
4 Better Bets Than the Twitter IPO
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4 Better Bets Than the Twitter IPO

These stocks have suffered since going public, but their prospects are starting to look up.
December 3, 2013
Welcome to the $1,000 Stock Club
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Welcome to the $1,000 Stock Club

Just because shares trade for four figures doesn't mean they're pricey. Take Google and Priceline, for example.
December 3, 2013
Tesla Takes Off. Should Investors Go Along for the Ride?
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Tesla Takes Off. Should Investors Go Along for the Ride?

Investors are treating the maker of battery-operated cars like a dot-com. Ford and GM are better deals.
October 16, 2013
Cash In on Employment Growth
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Cash In on Employment Growth

The American jobs machine is showing signs of life. These companies are bound to benefit.
September 10, 2013
4 Stocks Set to Gain from Rising Security Needs
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4 Stocks Set to Gain from Rising Security Needs

These companies build the tools that can help keep us safer.
August 6, 2013