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

The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for October

Oct. 14, 2014, 11:46 am EDT – The market is suffering its worst slump in eight months, which has shaken up our list of top dividend stocks. More 

Strong Google Earnings Won’t Dig GOOG Out of the Red

Oct. 14, 2014, 10:24 am EDT – Google earnings are projected to grow smartly on the top and bottom lines, but at this late stage, the market is not on the side of GOOG stock ... for now. More 

Canadian Pacific Merger With CSX Would Be a Win-Win-Win

Oct. 13, 2014, 12:55 pm EDT – A deal between CSX (CSX) and Canadian Pacific (CP) would benefit both railroads as well as relieve congestion on an overcrowded route system. More 

Microchip Technology (MCHP) Could Be Warning of a Market Top

Oct. 10, 2014, 11:51 am EDT – Microchip Technology (MCHP), which issued a sales warning, is seen as a canary in the coal mine when it comes to big changes in the market. More 

Pricey PepsiCo Rides Snacks to a Beat-and-Raise Quarter (PEP)

Oct. 9, 2014, 1:48 pm EDT – Pepsico is having a solid, market-beating year, helped by beat-and-raise quarter like the one it just posted. Too bad PEP stock is overvalued. More 

Own FB Stock? Don’t Sweat the Teen Exodus

Oct. 9, 2014, 10:25 am EDT – Another study, another set of worries about teen Facebook users ... but like always, it shouldn't worry investors in FB stock. More 

5 Stocks to Buy If You Just HATE Risk

Oct. 9, 2014, 9:25 am EDT – Looking for safer stocks to buy? These five big, low-risk stocks still can beat the market and protect your portfolio in a crash. More 

Yum Brands a Buy Thanks to China Food Scandal

Oct. 8, 2014, 2:11 pm EDT – Yum Brands missed estimates and cut its forecast, but shares should have upside once the scare in China has passed. More 

Costco Stock Not a Buy Despite Earnings Beat

Oct. 8, 2014, 10:57 am EDT – Costco earnings beat Wall Street estimate for the first time in a long time, but shares too expensive for new money to bother with. More 

Strong Alcoa Earnings to Kick Off Decent Season for S&P 500

Oct. 7, 2014, 10:17 am EDT – Like the broader market, Alcoa earnings will be driven by expanding margins and costs cuts more than top-line growth. More