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The Russian Google and Puerto Rican Bonds Mar. 19, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I was able to purchase the 8.7 percent Puerto Rican general obligation bonds at par,... Read More

Investing in Germany Mar. 12, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: Because Germany has the strongest economy in Europe, I figured it would be a good id... Read More

Newspaper Stocks for the Long Term Mar. 12, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I sold my Gannett Co. stock at $27 even though your recent column about that company... Read More

AT&T and the Market Mar. 12, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 54 and have $40,000 to invest in my individual retirement account. Because I wa... Read More

Retirement Funds Feb. 19, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: My 67-year-old husband will retire this summer with $430,000 in his company 401(k). ... Read More

Foreign Utilities Feb. 19, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: Could you recommend some unusual foreign utility issues? I am a utility investor bec... Read More

Should I Sell My Stocks? Feb. 12, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I retired at 55 in 1997 and moved my $460,000 401(k) to an individual retirement acc... Read More

Hospital Stocks Feb. 05, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: In December 2012, my business partner emailed you for a recommendation of three stoc... Read More

Pot Stocks Feb. 05, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: In September, you recommended three marijuana stocks. One was GW Pharmaceuticals, wh... Read More

Stocks That Are Less Than $10 Jan. 22, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: In early 2012, you recommended Flagstar Bank at 80 cents a share, and I bought 3,000... Read More

Bank of America and Procter & Gamble Jan. 08, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: In 2008, you recommended Bank of America's 7.25 percent convertible preferred stock ... Read More

Is Wal-Mart a Bacterium? Jan. 08, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: My broker wants me to sell my 2,094 shares of Wal-Mart and use $8,000 of the money t... Read More

Wal-Mart Pension Plan Jan. 01, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I am 36 and make about $45,000 a year. For 14 years, I have contributed 6 percent of... Read More

3-D Stocks Jan. 01, 2014

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Dear Mr. Berko: I remember that way back in 1988, a reader had $20,000 to speculate with, and you ga... Read More

Drug Stocks Dec. 18, 2013

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Dear Mr. Berko: About two years ago, you gave a blanket recommendation for the drug company stocks b... Read More

Health Care Companies Dec. 18, 2013

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Dear Mr. Berko: We own five of the drug companies you recommended (list enclosed) and they are doing... Read More

Stocks for Grandkids Dec. 04, 2013

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Dear Mr. Berko: The grandmothers and great-grandmothers at our bridge club were trying to select the... Read More

Holiday Money Gifts for Children Dec. 03, 2013

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As you shop for your children or grandchildren this holiday season, don't forget some gifts that tea... Read More

Water Utilities Nov. 27, 2013

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Dear Mr. Berko: What is your opinion of the water industry — especially Middlesex Water Co., w... Read More

Yellen and TV Nov. 20, 2013

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Dear Mr. Berko: What do you think of Janet Yellen as the new boss of the Federal Reserve? Do you agr... Read More