Kyle Woodley

Kyle Woodley

Senior Investing Editor, Kiplinger.com

Kyle Woodley is the Senior Investing Editor for Kiplinger.com. He also specializes in exchange-traded funds as a writer and columnist.

Kyle joined Kiplinger in September 2017 after spending six years at InvestorPlace.com, where he managed the editorial staff. His work has appeared in several outlets, including Yahoo! Finance, MSN Money, the Nasdaq and U.S. News & World Report. He also has appeared as a guest on Fox Business Network and Money Radio, among other shows and podcasts, and he has been quoted in several outlets, including MarketWatch, Vice and Univision.

He is a proud graduate of The Ohio State University, where he earned a BA in journalism.

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.
July 30, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/29/21): Dow, S&P 500 Back Atop the Mountain
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Stock Market Today (7/29/21): Dow, S&P 500 Back Atop the Mountain

More stellar earnings and a glass-is-half-full view of GDP and unemployment data helped drive stocks to fresh highs Thursday.
July 29, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/28/21): Stocks Finish Mixed as Fed Stays the Course
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Stock Market Today (7/28/21): Stocks Finish Mixed as Fed Stays the Course

The Federal Reserve kept interest rates at near-zero and seemed loath to taper asset purchases, giving stocks a small afternoon lift in an uneven Wedn…
July 28, 2021
Wedbush: Apple Earnings a 'Gold Medal' Performance
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Wedbush: Apple Earnings a 'Gold Medal' Performance

Apple blew past its fiscal third-quarter results in what Wedbush's Dan Ives calls a "drop the mic" quarter, though AAPL stock hardly budged.
July 28, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/27/21): COVID, China Rattle the Rally
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Stock Market Today (7/27/21): COVID, China Rattle the Rally

Fallout from a Chinese crackdown on private businesses, as well as reports the CDC would recommend mask usage indoors, pulled stocks from their recent…
July 27, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/26/21): Major Indexes Quietly Etch New Highs
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Stock Market Today (7/26/21): Major Indexes Quietly Etch New Highs

The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all squeaked out fresh highs in a fairly quiet Monday session. Much more explosive was the cryptocurrency space.
July 26, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims
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Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims

The latest weekly unemployment-benefit filings were disappointingly high, but the major indexes still managed a red-to-green session Thursday.
July 22, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/21/21): Coke, Chipotle Keep the Snap-Back Rally Rolling
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Stock Market Today (7/21/21): Coke, Chipotle Keep the Snap-Back Rally Rolling

Investors kept up the bullish momentum Wednesday, encouraged by a pause in bond buying and strong corporate earnings.
July 21, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/20/21): Market Pendulum Swings Hard, And Into the Black
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Stock Market Today (7/20/21): Market Pendulum Swings Hard, And Into the Black

Apple and IBM helped the Dow stage a big bounce on Tuesday.
July 20, 2021
The Pros' Picks: 5 Stocks to Sell or Avoid
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The Pros' Picks: 5 Stocks to Sell or Avoid

Equity analysts don't exactly relish highlighting stocks to sell. Thus, when a company racks up several Sell calls, investors should take note.
July 20, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/19/21): Dow Drops 725 Points on Resurgent COVID Fears
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Stock Market Today (7/19/21): Dow Drops 725 Points on Resurgent COVID Fears

The Dow suffered its biggest one-day drop since late October.
July 19, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/15/21): Stocks Slip as Tech, Energy Come Up Lame
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Stock Market Today (7/15/21): Stocks Slip as Tech, Energy Come Up Lame

Investors took a few chips off the table Thursday as a wide range of employment and economic data painted a muddy picture of the ongoing recovery.
July 15, 2021
8 Stock Picks for a Child Tax Credit Bump
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8 Stock Picks for a Child Tax Credit Bump

The expanded 2021 child tax credit is expected to put more money into Americans' pockets ... and, eventually, these eight stock picks.
July 15, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/14/21): Apple Sets New High on Mixed Day for the Market
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Stock Market Today (7/14/21): Apple Sets New High on Mixed Day for the Market

Stocks failed to find common direction on Wednesday as investors digested more signs of surging inflation but also signals that the Fed won't ease pol…
July 14, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/13/21): Red-Hot June CPI Cools Off Stocks
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Stock Market Today (7/13/21): Red-Hot June CPI Cools Off Stocks

U.S. inflation raced ahead in June at its fastest clip since 2008, prompting at least a short pause in stocks' recent ascent to new heights.
July 13, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/12/21): Stocks Maintain Altitude With Q2 Earnings on Deck
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Stock Market Today (7/12/21): Stocks Maintain Altitude With Q2 Earnings on Deck

Optimism over what should be a blowout Q2 earnings season helped lift the major indexes to new highs on an otherwise low-news Monday.
July 12, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/8/21): Treasury-Rate Tumult Trips Up Stocks
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Stock Market Today (7/8/21): Treasury-Rate Tumult Trips Up Stocks

The rate on 10-year T-notes plumbed to their lowest point since February, pulling the major indexes back from their recent highs.
July 8, 2021
Stock Market Today 7/6/21: Amazon Lifts Nasdaq to Another Record Close
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Stock Market Today 7/6/21: Amazon Lifts Nasdaq to Another Record Close

Weak services data clipped win streaks in the Dow and S&P 500, but a big move by Amazon.com (AMZN) kept the Nasdaq in the green.
July 6, 2021
Is the Stock Market Closed for the Fourth of July in 2021?
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Is the Stock Market Closed for the Fourth of July in 2021?

Independence Day falls on a Sunday in 2021, so the bond and stock markets will enjoy a long holiday weekend. Here's a look at the markets' holiday hou…
July 3, 2021
Stock Market Today 7/2/21: Records Crumble as Wall Street Cheers Jobs Report
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Stock Market Today 7/2/21: Records Crumble as Wall Street Cheers Jobs Report

The Dow finally rejoined the S&P 500 and Nasdaq in setting record territory after Friday's June jobs report triggered a broad rally.
July 2, 2021
Stock Market Today 7/1/21: S&P Sets Another New High to Kick Off Q3
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Stock Market Today 7/1/21: S&P Sets Another New High to Kick Off Q3

The broad-market index carved out its 35th record of 2021.
July 1, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/30/21: Stocks Polish Off a Productive First Half
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Stock Market Today 6/30/21: Stocks Polish Off a Productive First Half

The major market indexes all had double-digit percentage gains in the first six months of 2021.
June 30, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/29/21: High Consumer Confidence Fails to Stir Stocks
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Stock Market Today 6/29/21: High Consumer Confidence Fails to Stir Stocks

Tuesday's market action was mostly mixed, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq gained enough to set new highs.
June 29, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/28/21: Chip Rip Triggers Record Highs in Nasdaq, S&P
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Stock Market Today 6/28/21: Chip Rip Triggers Record Highs in Nasdaq, S&P

Elsewhere, Facebook closed above the $1 trillion market-cap level for the first time ever.
June 28, 2021
Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY): Will Earnings Spark This Meme Stock?
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Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY): Will Earnings Spark This Meme Stock?

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Bed Bath & Beyond (BBBY), Micron (MU) and Walgreens (WBA)
June 25, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/24/21: New Infrastructure Hopes Hoist Indexes to New Heights
U.S. President Joe Biden delivers remarks alongside Vice President Kamala Harris on the Senate's bipartisan infrastructure deal Thursday, June 24, at the White House in Washington, D.C.
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Stock Market Today 6/24/21: New Infrastructure Hopes Hoist Indexes to New Heights

President Biden's backing of a bipartisan infrastructure spending bill sparked fresh optimism that pushed the S&P 500 and Nasdaq to record closes.
June 24, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/23/21: Stocks Sluggish, But Nasdaq Claws Out a Fresh High 
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Stock Market Today 6/23/21: Stocks Sluggish, But Nasdaq Claws Out a Fresh High 

Mixed signals on the economic front mostly muted the broader indexes, but a strong day from Tesla helped get the Nasdaq over the hump yet again.
June 23, 2021