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

Yes, You SHOULD Kill BlackBerry Phones to Save BBRY

Apr. 10, 2014, 10:58 am EDT – BlackBerry stock is languishing. And with less than 1% of the global market, the best thing to do to help BBRY is pull the plug on BlackBerry phones. More 

AA Stock — Autos and Airplanes Boost Alcoa

Apr. 9, 2014, 3:07 pm EDT – Alcoa is no longer a stodgy aluminum smelter, and now AA stock is going on an incredible run. But here's why you shouldn't jump in just yet. More 

Berkshire Hathaway: Warren Buffett Still a Market Master

Apr. 9, 2014, 11:18 am EDT – Warren Buffett might be having trouble keeping up with the S&P 500, but that's only because the market won't pay up for Berkshire Hathaway's earnings. More 

5 Stocks to Buy in April

Apr. 8, 2014, 1:02 pm EDT – The technicals say these blue chips are stocks to buy this month thanks to price momentum and seasonal strength. Here's a closer look. More 

Earnings Season Will Be Ugly, But Prettier Than Expected

Apr. 7, 2014, 2:20 pm EDT – Weak corporate earnings won't be good, but given Wall Street's pessimism, they should easily beat expectations this earnings season. More 

Pharmaceuticals Deals: QCOR Gets a Big Premium, Roche Goes Shopping

Apr. 7, 2014, 11:59 am EDT – Monday's big pharmaceuticals deals included Mallinckrodt buying Questcor for $5.6B -- a 27% premium to QCOR stock -- and Roche picking up Ranbaxy. More 

AAPL Stock: Dividend and Stock Buyback Bumps Won’t Help Much

Apr. 4, 2014, 2:18 pm EDT – Apple will likely hike its dividend and increase its share repurchase program when it releases results in April, but the real key to AAPL stock is iPhone 6. More 

5 Cheap Dividend Stocks to Buy

Apr. 4, 2014, 11:23 am EDT – A low share price isn't always a sign of weakness in cheap stocks. Sometimes a low share price is a gift -- especially when they're for dividend stocks. More 

March Jobs Report: Winners & Losers

Apr. 4, 2014, 9:30 am EDT – The headline nonfarm payroll number was mediocre -- but several pockets of the economy continue to show good job growth. More 

PTTRX – Has Bill Gross Lost His Touch in Pimco Total Return Fund?

Apr. 2, 2014, 2:14 pm EDT – PTTRX, the Pimco Total Return Fund, keeps suffering outflows in a solid market for bonds, and underperformance on the part of Bill Gross is to blame. More