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Carla Lake
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InvestorPlace Staff

Carla Lake joined the Investorplace team in July 2012 right after graduating with a degree in English from the University of Maryland. She has since worked across almost all of the company’s publications, from buy-and-hold indexing newsletters to options trading services. In addition to editing and fact-checking content from the Investorplace advisors, she’s also been known to write the occasional article under her own byline when an investing topic piques her interest.

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Recent Articles

5 Pet Stocks Fetching Big Returns

Oct. 30, 2013, 11:11 am EDT – Pet stocks have been on a wild run this year, with some biotechs at least doubling in value. Here are the five hottest players in the space so far in 2013. More 

Even Long-Term Investors Need to Understand High-Frequency Trading

Oct. 29, 2013, 11:08 am EDT – If you're a small-league investor, you'd do well to avoid tangling with the heavyweights. Find out why. More 

Crowdfunding Rule From SEC Means Anyone Can Be a VC

Oct. 24, 2013, 3:06 pm EDT – According to the new SEC crowdfunding rule, now startups can raise funds online from investors of any income level. More 

Why Millennials Won’t Retire Until Their 70s

Oct. 23, 2013, 11:02 am EDT – Unfortunately for Millennials, outsized student loan debt could push back retirement by more than 10 years. More 

SSYS – Makerbot Campaign to Make 3D Printing More Accessible

Oct. 18, 2013, 2:00 pm EDT – Stratasys subsidiary Makerbot is partnering with blue-chip advertiser Droga5 to popularize 3D printing among novice users. More 

Wedbush ‘Grudgingly’ Raises NFLX Price Target

Oct. 17, 2013, 1:17 pm EDT – Wedbush Securities analysts maintained an "underperform" rating on Netflix stock, but raised their NFLX price target 75%. More 

NFLX Downgraded by Hudson Ahead of Netflix Earnings

Oct. 16, 2013, 2:13 pm EDT – NFLX has seen several upgrades in recent weeks, but Hudson Square Research has downgraded the stock a few days before the Netflix earnings report. More 

SSYS – Stratasys Stock Could Jump More than 30%

Oct. 15, 2013, 1:16 pm EDT – A Dougherty analyst upgraded Stratasys stock from "neutral" to "buy," citing the recent acquisitions of Makerbot and Objet as sources of growth for SSYS. More 

‘Invest in What You Know’ – Always a Good Idea?

Oct. 9, 2013, 8:30 am EDT – Warren Buffett says you should "invest in what you know." But what should you do when researching a familiar company reveals more questions than answers? More 

SSYS and Makerbot Turn Up Heat on DDD

Oct. 2, 2013, 8:49 am EDT – Makerbot's newly-released desktop 3D scanner means you don't need to know how to program to create 3D blueprints -- and it gives SSYS a leg up over DDD. More