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Highly Rated Stocks Jan. 17, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am very nervous about the stock market and have been selling my weak stocks —... Read More

Chinese Stocks Jan. 17, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: In January 2015, I invested $200,000 in Chinese stocks listed on the New York Stock ... Read More

Stinky GE Still a Buy Jan. 10, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: My stockbroker wants me to buy 400 shares of General Electric. Is he nuts? — J... Read More

Constellation Getting High Jan. 10, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: This year, I plan to put $6,500 in my individual retirement account into the America... Read More

Buying the Hand That Feeds You Jan. 03, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: Brinker International has increased its earnings and dividends every year since 2011... Read More

Stock Market for 2018 Jan. 03, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: Could you please tell us what you think the stock market will do once this tax bill ... Read More

Walking on Water Dec. 27, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I've got a bug in my ear telling me to invest in water utility stocks. My parents li... Read More

UnitedHealth Group and Other Health Insurers Good for Long-Term Growth Dec. 20, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: What do you think of the big health insurance companies, such as Aetna, Cigna, Unite... Read More

Dollar Tree Growing Dec. 20, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I recently discovered Dollar Tree, and its prices are awesome. I buy everything ther... Read More

A Conservative High-Yield Portfolio Dec. 13, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: My wife and I have been reading your column for over 35 years, and we've made some g... Read More

Oath Is a Failure Waiting to Happen Dec. 13, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm a financial adviser with lots of money under management, and I and two others in... Read More

Investments Down Under and Way Up North Dec. 06, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: We're both 73, and like most Americans, we're starving for yield but scared to reach... Read More

High-Yield Junk Dec. 06, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm told that junk bonds yield 12 to 18 percent or even higher. I'd like to invest a... Read More

Earthmoving Stock Nov. 29, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: My 83-year-old dad can no longer manage his $565,000 stock and bond portfolio, so it... Read More

What's Up With General Electric? Nov. 29, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 250 shares of General Electric at $27 over four years ago, and I'm tired of... Read More

Selecting a Broker and Biotech Stocks Nov. 22, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 32 and recently got a doctorate in French history. After 14 years of attending ... Read More

Disruptive Stocks Nov. 22, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: Back in the summer of 2009, you told me to buy a company called Universal Display fo... Read More

Medtronic, Si or No? Nov. 15, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm writing for a 46-year-old friend of mine who escaped Cuba and came to the U.S. i... Read More

War Is Good for Lockheed Martin Profits Nov. 15, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 75 shares of Lockheed Martin in late 2016 at $260 a share after reading you... Read More

Analyzing Credit Acceptance Corp. Nov. 08, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: My elder sister, who never married and who worked for a large automobile dealer in D... Read More