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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

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

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

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

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

Owens & Minor Looks Good Nov. 08, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: What is your opinion of Owens & Minor, which is in the medical supply business? I ha... Read More

B&G: Buy and Grow Oct. 25, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: Please tell me what you can about B&G Foods — its products, management and fin... Read More

Can Amazon Keep Going Up? Oct. 18, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: In January 2015, I bought 300 shares of Amazon at $342 a share, and it just kept goi... Read More

Sears and Coke Oct. 11, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: Sears finally reported a profit last May — $2.28 a share. My stockbroker had m... Read More

Just Buy It Oct. 04, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: My 19-year-old daughter is a saver and wants to buy 47 shares of Nike. I don't know ... Read More

Get Rid of Qualcomm? Sep. 27, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: In November 2016, my stockbroker had me buy 200 shares of Qualcomm at $71.25 for inc... Read More

Hold Boeing? Sep. 20, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: In January 2010, you advised me to invest $10,000 in Boeing. I bought 157 shares at ... Read More

Sell or Hold Yelp? Sep. 06, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 1,000 shares of Yelp last year at $28. Should I continue to hold the stock?... Read More

Buy, Hold or Sell Flexion Therapeutics? Aug. 30, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I have bad osteoarthritis in my knee and read about a new drug called Zilretta (not ... Read More

Pass on PPL Aug. 23, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: At 63, I need income and growth. I recently retired after 34 years with the same com... Read More