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A Conservative High-Yield Portfolio Dec. 13, 2017

Taking Stock

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

Apple Is Losing Its Luster Jul. 19, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 300 shares of Apple in late 2014 at $121 a share. It hasn't given me the gr... Read More

5 Drug Stocks Examined May. 10, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: We are in our early 50s, and our account is worth $708,000. We haven't added any mor... Read More

Investing in Consumer Satisfaction Apr. 12, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: President Donald Trump will spend $639 billion on defense this fiscal year. In fact,... Read More

Defense, Defense, Defense Apr. 12, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: President Donald Trump will spend $639 billion on defense this fiscal year. In fact,... Read More

High Yielders Apr. 05, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm looking to invest $50,000 in four high-income stocks, and I'm willing to specula... Read More

Infrastructure Investing Mar. 08, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: Here's a list of eight infrastructure stocks that my stockbroker recommended because... Read More

Dividend Growth Stocks Feb. 22, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: We have a $100,000 certificate of deposit, yielding 1.5 percent, coming due this mon... Read More

Some Stocks With High Yields Feb. 08, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I have $63,000 to invest in five high-yield stocks that you think have good long-ter... Read More

30,000 Dow Feb. 01, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: Several times in the past couple of months, you've said the Dow Jones industrial ave... Read More

Actelion and Kraig Biocraft Jan. 25, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: What do you think of Actelion Pharmaceuticals? I bought 400 shares at $42 last June,... Read More

3 Comforting Thoughts About Trump Jan. 24, 2017

Froma Harrop

It's still hard wrapping my brain around the words "President Donald Trump" — but there are st... Read More

Investing in Banks Jan. 18, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: The three bank stocks — Bank of America, Citigroup and BB&T — I've owned... Read More

Investing in LNG Carriers Jan. 11, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I've decided to invest about $100,000 in the stocks of liquefied natural gas carrier... Read More

Picks for Principal and Dividend Growth Jan. 11, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 66 and will retire next year with a $1,365 monthly pension and a 401(k) worth $... Read More

Investing in Infrastructure Jan. 04, 2017

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Dear Mr. Berko: I want to invest $40,000, which is about 15 percent of my individual retirement acco... Read More

REITs and Defense Dec. 21, 2016

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Dear Mr. Berko: We seek increasing dividend income, along with conservative long-term capital growth... Read More

Gems or Duds? Dec. 21, 2016

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 67, am divorced and inherited 172 shares of Diageo, 287 shares of Dollar Tree, ... Read More

High-Yielding Stocks Nov. 16, 2016

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm in search of a better yield with the money I'll be getting from a $53,000 certif... Read More