Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

Midyear Investing Outlook: Where to Invest Now
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

Midyear Investing Outlook: Where to Invest Now

After a powerful start, stocks will grind higher in the second half of 2021. But watch out for curveballs.
May 23, 2021
21 Best Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2021
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

21 Best Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2021

Call it a comeback. Many of the best stocks to buy for the rest of this year remain heavily tied to economic recovery prospects.
August 6, 2021
Hot Upcoming IPOs to Watch For in the Rest of 2021
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

Hot Upcoming IPOs to Watch For in the Rest of 2021

The most exciting initial public offerings (IPOs) expected during the remainder of 2021 range from an Amazon-backed EV play to a food delivery app to …
October 11, 2021
11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for 2021
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for 2021

If you desire growth, then your sights should be set on small-cap stocks. These 11 have attracted the gaze of dozens of Wall Street's best minds.
April 26, 2021

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James K. Glassman’s Stock Picks for 2021
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

James K. Glassman’s Stock Picks for 2021

Kiplinger columnist James K. Glassman has been picking 10 stocks a year for decades now. We talk about what’s on his 2021 list, and how previous picks…
January 7, 2021
2021's Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans
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2021's Best Mutual Funds in 401(k) Retirement Plans

A key to smart saving for retirement: spreading your portfolio across a few of the best mutual funds in your 401(k) plan. Here, we profile the top opt…
December 30, 2020
The 15 Best Tech Stocks to Buy for 2021
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The 15 Best Tech Stocks to Buy for 2021

The technology sector sprang into action in 2020. But despite stretched valuations, hopes are high heading into 2021, especially for these 15 top tech…
December 28, 2020
The Janet Yellen Era: Chapter Two
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The Janet Yellen Era: Chapter Two

Former Fed Chair Janet Yellen, if installed as Secretary of the Treasury as expected, should help to calm Main Street and Wall Street alike.
December 26, 2020
Tops for 2021: 6 Best Financial Stocks to Buy
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Tops for 2021: 6 Best Financial Stocks to Buy

Financial stocks, thrown to the wolves in 2020, are a popular choice among experts calling for a value rotation in 2021. Here are six top sector picks…
December 24, 2020
The 15 Best Value Stocks to Buy for 2021
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The 15 Best Value Stocks to Buy for 2021

Wall Street's experts predict that the late-2020 rotation into value will continue into the new year. These are 15 top value stocks to capitalize on t…
December 21, 2020
25 Dividend Stocks the Analysts Love Most for 2021
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25 Dividend Stocks the Analysts Love Most for 2021

Income investors looking for more than just a little yield: These are the top dividend stocks for 2021, according to the pros.
December 18, 2020
5 Stocks to Sell or Avoid for 2021
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5 Stocks to Sell or Avoid for 2021

In investing, pruning is prudent. Here are five stocks to sell (or avoid if you're looking for new holdings) as the calendar flips to 2021.
December 16, 2020
7 Green Energy Stocks That Could Catch a 2021 Tailwind
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7 Green Energy Stocks That Could Catch a 2021 Tailwind

A friendlier political climate could do wonders for the market's best green energy stocks in 2021. Check out these seven potential-packed picks.
December 11, 2020
9 Best Energy Stocks to Buy for an Exceptional 2021
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9 Best Energy Stocks to Buy for an Exceptional 2021

Oil and gas companies are on the mend after a dreadful 2020. Here are some of the best energy stocks to buy for a bounceback in 2021.
December 3, 2020
15 Best Consumer Staples Stocks for 2021
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15 Best Consumer Staples Stocks for 2021

Consumer staples stocks face a possibly challenging environment in 2021. These 15 picks have an edge over their peers, however ... and analysts' stamp…
December 3, 2020
The 7 Best Bond Funds for Retirement Savers in 2021
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The 7 Best Bond Funds for Retirement Savers in 2021

Fixed-income investors have a rocky hill to climb in 2021. These are seven of the best bond funds to buy for this tall task.
December 2, 2020
Stephanie Link: Expect Above-Average Gains in 2021
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Stephanie Link: Expect Above-Average Gains in 2021

The chief investment strategist and portfolio manager at Hightower Advisors says profits point the way for 2021.
November 29, 2020
Where to Invest in 2021
Economic Forecasts

Where to Invest in 2021

With the election in the rearview mirror, investors can turn their full attention to the economic recovery and progress on the pandemic.
November 28, 2020
The 13 Best Healthcare Stocks to Buy for 2021
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The 13 Best Healthcare Stocks to Buy for 2021

Most of the best healthcare stocks for 2021 will have some sort of ties to COVID, whether it's producing a vaccine or cure, or benefiting from the vir…
November 20, 2020
5 Best Communication Services Stocks to Buy for 2021
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5 Best Communication Services Stocks to Buy for 2021

The best communication services stocks for the coming year have a high bar to clear if they hope to exceed their 2020 outperformance.
November 18, 2020
14 Best Biotech Stocks for a Blockbuster 2021
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14 Best Biotech Stocks for a Blockbuster 2021

Whether you're conservative or aggressive, this list of 2021's best biotech and biopharmaceutical stocks has at least a few options to fit your invest…
November 17, 2020
5 Rock-Solid Materials Stocks to Buy for 2021
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5 Rock-Solid Materials Stocks to Buy for 2021

Materials stocks are picking up momentum heading into 2021. Here, we look at five of the space's best stocks to buy for the new year.
November 10, 2020
How Presidential Elections Affect the Stock Market
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How Presidential Elections Affect the Stock Market

Myths abound, but when it comes to your portfolio, it's not as simple as which party wins the White House.
October 26, 2020
15 Mighty Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy for 2021
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15 Mighty Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy for 2021

Do you want growth potential or financial stability? Why not both? The best mid-cap stocks for 2021 are a group of dual-threat picks.
October 23, 2020
5 Stocks to Buy for an Uncertain 2020
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5 Stocks to Buy for an Uncertain 2020

These five stocks offer a balance of offense and defense to help you finesse your way through a tricky outlook.
June 5, 2020
Where to Put Your Money Now: Our 2020 Midyear Investing Outlook
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Where to Put Your Money Now: Our 2020 Midyear Investing Outlook

The market is finding its way in a changed landscape. Our advice: Tilt toward stocks rather than bonds and cash, and favor U.S. over international hol…
June 5, 2020
Stocks: Look to Market Breadth for Direction
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Stocks: Look to Market Breadth for Direction

Will stocks as a whole advance or retreat? Sometimes it’s a question of who is buying what.
June 5, 2020
Jim Paulsen: Go With a Mix of Offense, Defense and Tech
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Jim Paulsen: Go With a Mix of Offense, Defense and Tech

The Leuthold Group investment strategist sees fear priced into stocks, with bargains out there in riskier choices.
June 5, 2020
Amplify Online Retail: A Bet on How We Will Shop
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Amplify Online Retail: A Bet on How We Will Shop

This ETF invests in fast-growing internet retailers around the world.
June 5, 2020
A Dicey Year for Dividends (and 4 Stocks for Solid Payouts)
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A Dicey Year for Dividends (and 4 Stocks for Solid Payouts)

You can still find safe and rising income from stocks — if you know where to look.
June 4, 2020