Karee Venema

Karee Venema

Contributing Editor, Kiplinger.com

Karee Venema is a Contributing Editor for Kiplinger.com. She brings with her extensive experience in the stock market, having spent the past decade as a writer and columnist, with an emphasis on options trading, as well as technical, fundamental and sentiment analysis.

At Kiplinger, Karee assists in coverage of the stock market and is a frequent contributor to the daily Closing Bell e-letter and an occasional contributor to the A Step Ahead e-letter. Karee has been quoted across several media outlets, including InvestorPlace, TheStreet.com, Investopedia and USA Today

She graduated from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio, where she received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication.

You can contact her on Twitter @karee_venema.

Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar
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Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar

Check out our earnings calendar for the upcoming week, as well as our previews of the more noteworthy reports.
June 24, 2022
Analyst: FedEx Stock Has Upside Potential Ahead of Earnings
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Analyst: FedEx Stock Has Upside Potential Ahead of Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes FedEx (FDX), KB Home (KBH) and Darden Restaurants (DRI).
June 20, 2022
Stock Market Today (6/10/22): Dow Sinks 880 Points After Inflation Shocker
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Stock Market Today (6/10/22): Dow Sinks 880 Points After Inflation Shocker

The University of Michigan's latest consumer sentiment index didn't help the bull case today, either.
June 10, 2022
Stock Market Today (6/9/22): Stocks Slide as ECB Unveils Rate-Hike Plan
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Stock Market Today (6/9/22): Stocks Slide as ECB Unveils Rate-Hike Plan

Wall Street also weighed a five-month high in weekly jobless claims.
June 9, 2022
Stock Market Today (6/6/22): Stocks Nudge Higher as Treasury Yields Spike
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Stock Market Today (6/6/22): Stocks Nudge Higher as Treasury Yields Spike

Stocks pared this morning's lofty gains as interest rates rose, but still managed to hold on for a win.
June 6, 2022
Stock Market Today (6/2/22): Stocks Stumble to Start But End With a Win
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Stock Market Today (6/2/22): Stocks Stumble to Start But End With a Win

The major indexes started the day lower on Microsoft's weak guidance, but rallied into the close.
June 2, 2022
GameStop Stock Volatility Ramps Up Ahead of Q1 Earnings
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GameStop Stock Volatility Ramps Up Ahead of Q1 Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes GameStop (GME), Salesforce (CRM) and Lululemon Athletica (LULU).
May 30, 2022
Stock Market Today (5/27/22): Stocks Snap Weekly Losing Streak
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Stock Market Today (5/27/22): Stocks Snap Weekly Losing Streak

The latest inflation data helped lift investor sentiment on Friday, as did a round of well-received tech earnings.
May 27, 2022
Best Buy Kicks Off Heavy Week of Retail Earnings
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Best Buy Kicks Off Heavy Week of Retail Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Best Buy (BBY), Nvidia (NVDA) and Dollar General (DG).
May 23, 2022
Buffett Stocks: Berkshire Adds 8 New Stakes in Q1 Buying Spree
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Buffett Stocks: Berkshire Adds 8 New Stakes in Q1 Buying Spree

The Oracle of Omaha finally looks bullish. Berkshire Hathaway's latest 13F filing revealed Warren Buffett did plenty of buying in Q1 2022, including e…
May 16, 2022
Walmart Q1 Earnings Likely Boosted By Inflation
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Walmart Q1 Earnings Likely Boosted By Inflation

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Walmart (WMT), Lowe's (LOW) and Kohl's (KSS).
May 16, 2022
Stock Market Today (5/11/22): Stocks Stumble as Inflation Remains Red-Hot
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Stock Market Today (5/11/22): Stocks Stumble as Inflation Remains Red-Hot

U.S. inflation eased slightly on an annual basis in April, but it wasn't enough to keep stocks in positive territory.
May 11, 2022
Walt Disney (DIS) Earnings Expected to Surge as Theme Parks Pop
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Walt Disney (DIS) Earnings Expected to Surge as Theme Parks Pop

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Walt Disney (DIS), Occidental Petroleum (OXY) and Affirm Holdings (AFRM).
May 9, 2022
Stock Market Today (5/6/22): Stocks Sink After April Jobs Report
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Stock Market Today (5/6/22): Stocks Sink After April Jobs Report

The U.S. stock market added to Thursday's big losses following the release of the latest jobs update.
May 6, 2022
Pfizer (PFE) COVID, Cancer Drugs Key to Top-Line Growth
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Pfizer (PFE) COVID, Cancer Drugs Key to Top-Line Growth

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports include Pfizer (PFE), Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and DraftKings (DKNG).
May 2, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/29/22): Stocks Close Out Worst April in Years
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Stock Market Today (4/29/22): Stocks Close Out Worst April in Years

Negative earnings reactions for mega-caps Amazon.com and Apple weighed on broader markets today.
April 29, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/26/22): Dow Surrenders 809 Points as Q1 Earnings Roll In
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Stock Market Today (4/26/22): Dow Surrenders 809 Points as Q1 Earnings Roll In

The Nasdaq, meanwhile, suffered its biggest one-day percentage loss since September 2020.
April 26, 2022
Apple (AAPL) Headlines Busy Week of Tech Earnings
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Apple (AAPL) Headlines Busy Week of Tech Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Apple (AAPL), Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT), Meta Platforms (FB), Amazon.com (AMZN) …
April 25, 2022
Tesla Earnings Follow Musk's Take-It-or-Leave-It Twitter Bid
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Tesla Earnings Follow Musk's Take-It-or-Leave-It Twitter Bid

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Tesla (TSLA), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) and Netflix (NFLX).
April 18, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/11/22): Stocks Start the Week With Sharp Losses
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Stock Market Today (4/11/22): Stocks Start the Week With Sharp Losses

Another big jump in the 10-year Treasury yield weighed on tech stocks, but energy was the worst sector today.
April 11, 2022
JPMorgan Earnings in Focus as Q1 Season Kicks Off
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JPMorgan Earnings in Focus as Q1 Season Kicks Off

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes JPMorgan Chase (JPM), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and UnitedHealth Group (UNH).
April 11, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/8/22): Tech Stocks Lag as Treasury Yields Keep Rising
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Stock Market Today (4/8/22): Tech Stocks Lag as Treasury Yields Keep Rising

The 10-year Treasury yield rose for a sixth straight day to hit a new three-year high.
April 8, 2022
Stock Market Today (3/31/22): Stocks Close Out Worst Quarter Since Q1 2020
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Stock Market Today (3/31/22): Stocks Close Out Worst Quarter Since Q1 2020

However, the three major benchmarks turned in solid performances for the month of March.
March 31, 2022
Micron (MU) Earnings on Tap as End of Q4 Season Approaches
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Micron (MU) Earnings on Tap as End of Q4 Season Approaches

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Micron (MU), Lululemon (LULU) and Walgreens (WBA).
March 28, 2022
Stock Market Today (3/23/22): Stocks Retreat as Oil Prices Spike
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Stock Market Today (3/23/22): Stocks Retreat as Oil Prices Spike

A storm-damaged pipeline running from Kazakhstan to the Black Sea could take a big bite out of global oil exports in the near term.
March 23, 2022
Stock Market Today (3/21/22): Stocks Slip After Powell Talks Rate Hikes
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Stock Market Today (3/21/22): Stocks Slip After Powell Talks Rate Hikes

Powell indicated the central bank could get more aggressive with rate hikes to combat inflation that is "too high."
March 21, 2022
Stock Market Today (3/16/22): Stocks Soar as Fed Hikes Rates
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Stock Market Today (3/16/22): Stocks Soar as Fed Hikes Rates

The Fed raised its key interest rate as expected and projected several more rate increases this year.
March 16, 2022