Deborah Yao

Deborah Yao

Contributing Writer, Kiplinger.com

Deborah Yao is an award-winning journalist, editor, and personal finance columnist who has worked for the Wharton School, Amazon, The Associated Press and The Honolulu Advertiser, which was Hawaii’s largest daily newspaper. She specializes in financial writing, reporting, and editing; her areas of expertise include stock analysis, economics, monetary policy, wealth management, management strategy, and technology.

She is a graduate of Stanford University. She hails from Manila, Philippines, and speaks Tagalog and Chinese.

Follow her on Twitter: @deborahyao

13 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy
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13 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy

Dividend growth, not yield, typically drives outperformance. Thus, you're getting more than just security from these safe dividend stocks.
October 22, 2021
Best Airline Stocks to Buy Amid a Rocky Recovery
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Best Airline Stocks to Buy Amid a Rocky Recovery

Airline stocks are widely viewed as major beneficiaries of a global reopening. But some carriers look better than others, especially in the face of De…
September 23, 2021
7 Best Green Energy Stocks to Buy
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7 Best Green Energy Stocks to Buy

Investments in green energy stocks are on the rise. These seven names could benefit from a long-term trend toward sustainability.
August 26, 2021
7 Impressive International Stocks Set to Fly
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7 Impressive International Stocks Set to Fly

With the S&P 500 trading near record highs, U.S. stocks are looking pricey these days. This list of international stocks could provide a better value …
August 23, 2021
7 Best Communication Services Stocks for the Rest of 2021
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7 Best Communication Services Stocks for the Rest of 2021

Communication services stocks have done well in 2021, and this list of names could continue to see growth through year's end and beyond.
July 26, 2021
5 Tech Stocks That Bargain Hunters Will Love
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5 Tech Stocks That Bargain Hunters Will Love

The market is frothy, and tech stocks are certainly to blame. But with these five picks, you can get exposure to the sector without getting fleeced.
May 27, 2021
10 Super-Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now
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10 Super-Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

Want to have your cake and eat it, too? Here are 10 safe dividend stocks that have a strong history of boosting cash payouts to shareholders.
April 30, 2021
Best Airline Stocks to Buy as the Industry Takes Off Again
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Best Airline Stocks to Buy as the Industry Takes Off Again

Airline stocks are widely believed to be among the top beneficiaries of a global reopening. But there could be short-term turbulence, and some carrier…
March 25, 2021
5 Best Video Game Stocks to Play for Years
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5 Best Video Game Stocks to Play for Years

Even the best video game stocks are starting to cool off after a white-hot 2020. That spells opportunity for investors wanting to get in on a promisin…
March 12, 2021
5 Travel Stocks to Buy as Americans Hit the Road
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5 Travel Stocks to Buy as Americans Hit the Road

Travel stocks are expected to enjoy a massive tailwind as more Americans are immunized against COVID ... and Wall Street knows it.
February 26, 2021
7 Green Energy Stocks That Could Catch a 2021 Tailwind
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7 Green Energy Stocks That Could Catch a 2021 Tailwind

A friendlier political climate could do wonders for the market's best green energy stocks in 2021. Check out these seven potential-packed picks.
December 11, 2020
5 Best Communication Services Stocks to Buy for 2021
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5 Best Communication Services Stocks to Buy for 2021

The best communication services stocks for the coming year have a high bar to clear if they hope to exceed their 2020 outperformance.
November 18, 2020