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Nellie S. Huang

Senior Associate Editor
Kiplinger's Personal Finance

Nellie joined Kiplinger in August 2011 after a seven-year stint in Hong Kong. There, she worked for the Wall Street Journal Asia, where as lifestyle editor, she launched and edited Scene Asia, an online guide to food, wine, entertainment and the arts in Asia. Prior to that, she was an editor at Weekend Journal, the Friday lifestyle section of the Wall Street Journal Asia. Kiplinger isn't Nellie's first foray into personal finance: She has also worked at SmartMoney (rising from fact-checker to senior writer), and she was a senior editor at Money.

Latest Features

SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

The Best T. Rowe Price Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

A dozen T. Rowe Price funds appear among the top 100 401(k) funds this year, according to data firm BrightScope. Interestingly, all are funds that focus on growth stocks, and all are standouts in their ...

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Fund Watch
October 2019

Kiplinger 25 Update: Tepid Gains in a Hot Bond Rally

Jeffrey Gundlach says DoubleLine Total Return Bond has done well so far, but falling rates are causing slight bumps in the road.

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

5 Market Pros Speak on What to Do Now

Some of the smartest strategists on Wall Street have taken on a decidedly cautious tone. They’re not exactly battening down the hatches, but it’s clear that with continued volatility in both the stock ...

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Fund Watch
October 2019

Contrarian Funds: Charting Their Own Path

Funds that go against the flow have struggled lately but are due for a turnaround.

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2019

The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

The days when successful mutual fund managers received the rock-star treatment are long gone. But when they did, many of them were busy helming the best Fidelity funds. These days, the Boston-based ...

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Fund Watch
September 2019

The 100 Most Popular Mutual Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savings

These funds have the most assets under management in 401(k) workplace retirement plans

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Ask Kip
September 2019

Do Global Funds Have a Place in Your Portfolio?

A global fund provides exposure to U.S. and foreign stocks, including shares of companies in emerging markets.

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SLIDE SHOW
September 2019

The Best Vanguard Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers 2019

If the 401(k) world held a popularity contest, Vanguard would win. More Americans choose to stash their retirement savings in Vanguard 401(k) funds above all other firms’ funds in the country. In ...

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Fund Watch
August 2019

T. Rowe Price Value Has an Eye for High-Quality Bargains

Manager Mark Finn made some wise purchases of beaten-down stocks in late 2018, including Air Products & Chemicals.

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Fund Watch
August 2019

Navigate Overseas Investing With Low-Volatility Funds

Low-vol funds can help you ride out the ups and downs of foreign markets.

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ETFs
September 2016

Best ETFs for Your Investment Portfolios

We mixed and matched our 20 favorite exchange-traded funds to create four model portfolios to suit most investors' needs.

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2019

Kip ETF 20: The 20 Best Cheap ETFs You Can Buy

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are growing at an astronomical rate. U.S. assets are closing in on $4 trillion. The ETF share of total assets at investment firms has expanded to nearly 16% from 8% at the ...

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Fund Watch
August 2019

Rising Dividends Lift This Fund

T. Rowe Price Dividend Growth is staying ahead thanks to big gains at Ball, Air Products & Chemicals and Danaher, among others.

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Fund Watch
August 2019

Navigate the Universe of ETFs

Use the Kiplinger ETF 20 to build a solid core for your portfolio. Our list also includes funds to explore satellite strategies.

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Stocks & Bonds
July 2019

8 Health-Care Stocks for Your Portfolio

Part defense, part offense and all bargain, health care stocks should thrive.

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Fund Watch
July 2019

Midwest Fund Mairs & Power Growth Hangs Tough

Mairs & Power Growth favors firms that are headquartered in the upper Midwest, on the theory that proximity gives them an edge.

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Fund Watch
June 2019

With Oakmark International, Patience Pays Off

This Kiplinger 25 member has stumbled recently along with foreign stock markets at large, but the fund's strategy has delivered over the long term.

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