Stock Watch

The Kiplinger investing team identifies stocks and market trends that you and your portfolio can't ignore.

January 22, 2018

Earnings Reports for the Week of July 16-20 (GE, MSFT, NFLX)

Check out our weekly earnings calendar and read the latest quarterly earnings previews.

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July 13, 2018

America’s Yield Curve Panic Is Overdone

Financial pundits’ consensus about interest rates is off the mark.

See More On: Investor Psychology | Markets | Stocks & Bonds

July 5, 2018

Kiplinger Dividend 15: CVS Interrupts Its String of Hikes

After raising its payout for 14 years straight, the pharmacy ended its streak in 2018.

See More On: Dividends | Saving for Retirement

July 6, 2018

3 Values in Consumer Staples Stocks

Beaten down by rising interest rates, these dividend-payers hold contrarian appeal.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Saving Money | Tech Stocks

June 29, 2018 (AMZN) Buys PillPack: No Clear Winner, One Very Clear Loser

Amazon's newest move into the online pharmacy business will have significant ripple effects

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Health Care & Insurance | Tech Stocks

June 29, 2018

Does the Stock Market Close Early on July 3 for Independence Day?

The stock market closes at 1 p.m. ET on July 3, 2018, the day before the Independence Day holiday. The bond market also closes early, at 2 p.m. ET.

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June 25, 2018

Doubt Nvidia (NVDA) at Your Own Peril

Besides valuation concerns, what (if anything) could slow NVDA stock down? If such a speed bump is out there, nobody has seen it yet.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Investor Psychology

June 22, 2018

Should Amazon Fear the SCOTUS Tax Ruling?

Consumers might have to pay more taxes to shop online, making some investors in e-commerce stocks unnecessarily nervous.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Tech Stocks | Technology

June 22, 2018

General Electric (GE) May Be Close to Rock Bottom

The Dow Jones Industrial Average has booted the disgraced blue-chip, but it may be nearing “buy” territory.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Investor Psychology | Wealth Management

June 20, 2018

Move Over Tech: Marijuana Stocks Are the New Star

Cannabis isn't a mainstream investment, but it's a powder keg of potential

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Foreign Stocks & Emerging Markets | Tech Stocks

May 25, 2018

Is the Stock Market Open on Memorial Day 2018?

The stock market is closed on Memorial Day. The bond market is also closed on Memorial Day, which in 2018 falls on Monday, May 28.

See More On: Markets | Stocks & Bonds

April 23, 2018

3 Energy Stocks to Buy for an Oil Breakout

Oil's fundamentals are changing for the better. And you don't need to trade futures to climb aboard.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | ETFs

April 23, 2018

Alphabet (GOOGL) Shareholders Left Wanting After First-Quarter Earnings

While Google's parent beat Wall Street estimates, the uninspiring Q1 report should have shareholders on edge

See More On: Tech Stocks

April 13, 2018

Facebook Will Be Regulated … But Likely Not by Congress

CEO Mark Zuckerberg came away unscathed from his recent testimony to a Senate committee. That's good news for FB shares.

See More On: Tech Stocks | Stocks & Bonds

April 6, 2018

7 Reasons Why a U.S.-China Trade War Is Unlikely

Very few people would benefit from a U.S.-China trade war, including President Donald Trump himself.

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April 5, 2018

How to Make Market Volatility Work for You

High volatility might not be comfortable, but it's perfectly normal. And even long-term investors can use it to their advantage.

See More On: Markets | Investor Psychology | Stocks & Bonds

March 27, 2018

“Automation Nation”: China’s Enormous Opportunity in Tech

The next industrial revolution is happening now, on the other side of the world. Benefit by investing in Chinese industrial and technology companies.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Foreign Stocks & Emerging Markets | Tech Stocks

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