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Mueller Water Jul. 25, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: My Morgan Stanley broker just recommended that I buy 800 shares of Mueller Water Pro... Read More

The Villages Jul. 25, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: I'm 78, and my spouse is 80. We bowl, play golf and bridge together, and I've become... Read More

Some Cheap and Risky Stocks Jul. 18, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: I began trading cheap stocks — below $5 a share — in 2001. I've had some... Read More

4 Blockbusters Jul. 11, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: We have a $262,000 portfolio that yields 5 percent, and we need those dividends to l... Read More

Airline Stocks Apr. 04, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: I have a large portfolio of conservative issues that pay good dividends. Now I'd lik... Read More

Alimony and Utilities Mar. 21, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: Could you comment on the changes in tax law that affect alimony payments? As a soon-... Read More

Good Advice From a Different Guy Mar. 21, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: My 84-year-old dad is not well and was a very avid reader of your column until he go... Read More

Making Money on Margin Mar. 07, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: I got a $10,000 bonus from my employer in January and put it with a broker in early ... Read More

New Look at Newell Mar. 07, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: What happened to Newell? I bought 500 shares at $43 in September of 2017. My broker ... Read More

We're Told the Dow Jones Average... Mar. 07, 2018

Jim Hightower

Language matters. For example, the way our society's leaders choose to comment on the health of Amer... Read More

Down Market Feb. 21, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: What's your opinion of the current stock market? Why has the market collapsed so muc... Read More

U.S. Economy is Healthy Despite Stock Drops Feb. 08, 2018

Daily Editorials

Whew, what to make of this rollicking market. Although we have a good idea what happens next. No, no... Read More

Celebrate Black History by Promoting Black Ownership Feb. 07, 2018

Star Parker

I have long been in favor of reforming Social Security by changing it to a system of personally owne... Read More

High-Yield Stocks Jan. 31, 2018

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Dear Readers: Last week, I gave you some of Ossie Ollum's recommendations for low-priced stocks and ... Read More

Cheap Stocks Jan. 24, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: Are there stockbrokers who specialize in cheap stocks? My wife and I would like to f... Read More

Best Stock Picks Jan. 24, 2018

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Dear Mr. Berko: Please recommend about 10 stocks that are not well-known on Wall Street, are seldom ... Read More

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

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

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