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Ken Berman

Contributing Writer
Kiplinger.com

Ken Berman has been buying and selling stocks since he was a teenager and met with early success trading then-fledgling biotech stocks like Amgen, Biogen and Immunex. He later became a broker and worked for two wire houses, where he developed a proprietary system for buying and selling equities. In 1999, Mr. Berman formalized his method under the GorillaTrades name and now has subscribers in the U.S. and 55 other countries around the world.

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September 2018

5 Fintech Stocks to Buy for the Future of Finance

Fintech cuts a wide swath, covering the digital, online and network-based tools and services used by banks, brokerages and other financial institutions. But while it is, by its very nature, technology, ...

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July 2018

6 Stocks to Buy for Trade War Protection

Trade war tensions between the U.S. and China have only intensified over the past few months, causing a growing headache for investors. One day the market gains on optimism of a cease-fire between President ...

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June 2018

14 Top-Flight International Dividend Stocks to Buy

Income investors can do well enough by staying domestic in their hunt for dividends. But they can add some oomph by branching out into international dividend stocks, which provide several benefits. First, ...

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May 2018

10 Safe Blue-Chip Stocks You Want to Own

When markets get jittery (like they are now), investors’ thoughts often turn to so-called “safe stocks,” to protect their portfolios against losses. Especially when there are numerous headwinds and ...

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April 2018

5 Sin Stocks You Can Feel Good About

Sin stocks – shares of businesses that make weapons, operate casinos, brew beer and grow tobacco, among other activities – are immoral and don’t merit their precious investment dollars. However, ...

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March 2018

5 Bank Stocks to Buy for Rising Interest Rates

The Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates three times this year. In fact, the CME Group’s FedWatch tool even has been projecting a 25%-30% possibility of a fourth hike by the end ...

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February 2018

5 Dividend Stocks That Can Deliver Income and Growth

Finding growth stocks to invest in isn’t a very difficult task, even when a bull market is this long in the tooth. (Stocks are approaching the nine-year mark of its upward march without a decline of ...

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January 2018

5 Strong Stocks to Buy for an American Infrastructure Boom

If the federal government can pass something as rancorous and partisan as the Republicans’ tax law, then a bill that can garner bipartisan support and is (almost) equally beneficial for every American ...

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December 2017

6 Dividend Growth Stocks to Stay Ahead of Rising Interest Rates

For years, America’s low-interest-rate environment has pushed income hunters out of bonds and into other cash-producing investments – namely, dividend stocks. However, the Federal Reserve has been ...

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