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The Stock Market May Double…Maybe Even Triple…by 2034
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The Stock Market May Double…Maybe Even Triple…by 2034

Bill Staton, CFA | February 15, 2024

Consumers and investors are wary these days. The S&P 500 index is at the same level it was at the…

Growth Traps
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Growth Traps

Ben Inker | February 6, 2024

Growth stocks soared 42% in 2023,* but with a slowing economy and possible recession in 2024, investors need to be…

COVID Contrarians
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COVID Contrarians

Karen Andersen, CFA | January 20, 2024

Many of the pandemic’s stock darlings have crashed, and they won’t rebound anytime soon because consumer habits have shifted. But…

Stealth AI Stocks
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Stealth AI Stocks

David Nelson, CFA | January 6, 2024

If you missed out on the gains in Nvidia last year or you got burned investing in the gold rush…

Best Stock Funds for 2024
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Best Stock Funds for 2024

Janet M. Brown | December 3, 2023

Despite the stock market rebound, falling inflation and a strong labor market in 2023, investors will have to contend with…

Disaster Recovery Stocks
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Disaster Recovery Stocks

Andrew Chanin | November 21, 2023

Over the past five years, climate disasters in the US resulted in damages averaging $18 billion a year, and experts…

Some Things Never Change: How You Can Profit From That
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Some Things Never Change: How You Can Profit From That

Morgan Housel | November 19, 2023

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is often asked, “What’s going to change in the next 10 years?” But he rarely is…

Best Ways to Invest in Obesity-Drug Stocks
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Best Ways to Invest in Obesity-Drug Stocks

Damien Conover, CFA | October 15, 2023

The diabetes drug Ozempic became a viral sensation this year, touted by celebrities, CEOs and Real Housewives for its off-label…

When a Fund Is Closed
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When a Fund Is Closed

David Snowball, PhD | September 5, 2023

One of the better stock funds for today’s volatile markets is the T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund (PRWCX). But:…

10 Best Dividend Stocks for the Next 10 Years
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10 Best Dividend Stocks for the Next 10 Years

John Buckingham | August 15, 2023

Now that you can get a 5% yield on a short-term US Treasury bond, is it even worth considering dividend-paying…

Best Bets for Investing in The Next big Thing
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Best Bets for Investing in The Next big Thing

Christopher Gannatti, CFA | August 3, 2023

Earlier this year, Bottom Line ­Personal told readers how ­artificial intelligence (AI), and in particular ChatGPT, were on the verge…

The Key to Big Returns In 2023
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The Key to Big Returns In 2023

Jonathan Boyar | July 15, 2023

After last year’s stock market debacle, many investors are fed up with pricey, volatile growth stocks (technology companies!) that dominated…

10 Best Dividend Stocks for the Next 10 Years
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10 Best Dividend Stocks for the Next 10 Years

Kelley Wright | October 15, 2021

Today’s income-seeking investors need to pick dividend stocks that are fundamentally sound and proven to thrive even in a pandemic.

Investing in a Post-Pandemic Travel Boom
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Investing in a Post-Pandemic Travel Boom

William Hilkert | July 1, 2021

Which companies are the best investments as people get back to taking vacations and easting in restaurants?

Stocks for the Biden Presidency
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Stocks for the Biden Presidency

Charles Lewis Sizemore, CFA | June 15, 2021

With a democratic President, House of Representatives and Senate, here are the industries and stocks that likely will do well—and those to avoid.