Dan Burrows
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InvestorPlace Feature Writer

Dan Burrows is a veteran of CBS MoneyWatch, AOL's DailyFinance, SmartMoney and MarketWatch from Dow Jones. He writes about the markets and economy with an eye toward long-term investing.

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Recent Articles

Stock Showdown: Alibaba Stock vs. Amazon Stock (BABA, AMZN)

Sep. 30, 2014, 1:25 pm EDT – Alibaba stock and Amazon stock both represent bets on some sure-fire secular trends, but one play has more upside than the other. More 

Colgate Stock Is a Long-Term Dividend Play That’s Second to None

Sep. 30, 2014, 11:45 am EDT – Colgate stock has paid dividends since the 1800s and hiked payouts for 50 consecutive years, generating market-crushing total returns. More 

Sell EBAY Stock … Once the PayPal Spinoff Is Complete

Sep. 30, 2014, 10:19 am EDT – There will be no reason to hold eBay stock after it spins off its crown jewel of PayPal in 2015. More 

3 Small-Cap Stocks Putting Up Strong Gains in a Down Year

Sep. 29, 2014, 1:12 pm EDT – The Russell 2000 is negative for the year, but some small-cap stocks are putting up solid-to-excellent gains with more upside to come. More 

Mergers and Acquisitions – The 5 Biggest Deals of Q3

Sep. 26, 2014, 2:37 pm EDT – Mergers and acquisitions had another stellar quarter in what's shaping up to be a record-breaking year, and these companies led the charge. More 

Bendgate, iOS 8 Debacles Come at Worst Time for Apple Stock

Sep. 25, 2014, 1:20 pm EDT – The iPhone 6 bendgate debacle and problems with iOS 8 came just as Apple stock is trying to take out multi-year resistance. More 

Japanese Stocks: The Star of the Second Half (EWJ, DXJ)

Sep. 25, 2014, 11:41 am EDT – After a terrible first half, Japanese stocks are clobbering U.S. equities -- and have more room to run. More 

KB Home Slaughtered by Profit and Sales Misses (KBH)

Sep. 24, 2014, 1:20 pm EDT – KB Home missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, furthering pressuring KBH stock in a down year for housing stocks. More 

5 Stocks to Sell for October

Sep. 24, 2014, 11:56 am EDT – Technical warning signs are flashing for these S&P 500 names, making them stock to sell now. More 

Analysts Think Alibaba Stock Is a ‘Buy’ … But With Limited Upside

Sep. 23, 2014, 1:15 pm EDT – Wall Street calls Alibaba stock a "buy," but the average and median price targets don't imply anything like big gains. More