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Dan Burrows

Contributing Writer
Kiplinger.com

Dan Burrows is a veteran of InvestorPlace, CBS MoneyWatch, SmartMoney and MarketWatch, and has written for The Wall Street Journal, Consumer Reports and other publications. He focuses on value investing with an eye toward helping long-term investors. He holds no individual securities.

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2018

10 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Buying (And 6 He's Selling)

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B, $216.03), took a few more bites of Apple (AAPL) stock in the most recent quarter. But the big news is that he’s bonkers for bank stocks. Berkshire ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2018

7 Highest-Yielding Dow Dividend Stocks

Volatile markets like today’s are a good time to remind long-term investors of the virtues of big, stable dividend stocks like those found in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. It’s hard to beat ...

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SLIDE SHOW
November 2018

7 Companies With the Most Generous Stock Buybacks

If there’s one thing investors have been able to count on during this long bull market, it’s companies repurchasing record amounts of their own stock. Recent volatility notwithstanding, big stock buybacks ...

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2018

101 Best Dividend Stocks to Buy for 2019 and Beyond

Dependable dividend stocks that routinely grow their payouts are welcome in any environment. But they seem especially attractive nowadays. Stock market volatility is back with a vengeance. The Dow Jones ...

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QUIZ
October 2018

Can You Match the Famous Mascot to the Cereal?

Companies often depend on a mascot to help build a brand. Look no further than the breakfast staple in your kitchen cabinet for proof. Cereal makers have relied on endearing mascots, from Tony the ...

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2018

The 5 Best Dividend Growth Stocks for the Rest of 2018

Yield isn’t everything when it comes to dividend investing. Indeed, a steady, rising payout is what leads to long-term capital appreciation. Dividend growth not only makes a stock more attractive to ...

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SLIDE SHOW
October 2018

America's Most Popular Breakfast Cereals (And the Stocks Behind Them)

Breakfast is big business. Americans gobbled up $8.5 billion worth of ready-to-eat cereal over the past year, according to IRI, a market research firm. Just four companies – General Mills (GIS), Kellogg ...

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SLIDE SHOW
September 2018

The 5 Highest-Yielding Warren Buffett Dividend Stocks

Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B) famously doesn't pay dividends – it has better ways to use its cash – but Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett sure loves collecting them. The great majority of the stocks ...

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SLIDE SHOW
September 2018

The 25 Best Stocks to Buy (According to Hedge Funds)

Hedge funds often are referred to as the market’s “smart money” because of their management’s longtime expertise and penchant for making good investing decisions. Sure, they don’t always live ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

7 Dow Stocks to Buy at a Reasonable Price

Stocks might be hitting all-time highs, but there still are bargains to be found, especially among the blue-chip stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The exclusive club of 30 Dow stocks is bristling ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

25 Dividend Stocks That Analysts Love the Most

The longest bull market in history has stocks trading at record-high levels. That sounds like great news all around, but it actually creates a problem for income investors: Where can they find dividend ...

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Investor Psychology
August 2018

The 3 Worst States for Millionaires

These states have the lowest concentrations of millionaire households in the U.S.

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

11 Stocks Warren Buffett Is Buying or Selling

Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B, $205.83), wasn’t kidding when he said he couldn’t get enough bites of Apple’s (AAPL) stock. The Oracle of Omaha added to Berkshire ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

15 Consumer Stocks That Deliver Dividend Growth Like Clockwork

Slow-moving consumer stocks aren’t the sexiest investments, but those that can be relied on for regular dividend growth through both good times and bad can be a long-term investor’s best friend. After ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

10 States With Surprisingly High Millionaire Populations

There’s a lot of conspicuous consumption in the U.S., but in reality, millionaires are actually pretty rare. Only 5.8% of all American households have investable assets of $1 million or more, excluding ...

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SLIDE SHOW
August 2018

5 Stocks That Should Start Paying Dividends

Investors tend to be drawn to hot technology and biotechnology stocks for their growth prospects – not for the cash they return to shareholders. But several well-known tech and biotech stocks could afford ...

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Stock Watch
August 2018

Apple (AAPL): $1 Trillion Is Just the Beginning

Apple is the first U.S. company to hit the $1T milestone; here’s why AAPL shares can climb even higher.

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