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Michael Kahn

Contributing Writer
Kiplinger.com

Michael Kahn, CMT (Chartered Market Technician) has been writing about the markets since 1986. He is the author of three books on technical analysis published in five languages. His specialty: jargon-free analysis accessible to everyone. Currently, he writes the twice-weekly "Getting Technical" column for Barron's Online and has contributed to many leading financial media including MarketWatch and Nightly Business Report and was the Chief Technical Analyst for BridgeNews.

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Stock Watch
January 2018

The Dogs of the Dow: Investing Made Easy

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Your 2018 New Year’s Resolution: Learn How to Invest

You work hard. Make your money work hard, too.

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Stock Watch
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FANG Stocks: Don’t Fight Them – Own Them

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SLIDE SHOW
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Investments That Should (And Shouldn’t) Go Into Your IRA

An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is a tax-advantaged home for your retirement investments. Spared annual interruptions by the IRS to collect taxes on your earnings, your nest egg can grow faster ...

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