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

3 Companies Applauding the Alcoa Earnings Report

Jul. 9, 2014, 12:10 pm EDT – From truck tires to beer cans, Alcoa earnings bode well for a wide range of companies and stocks. Here's a look. More 

Q2 Earnings Season Set to Give Stocks Another Lift

Jul. 8, 2014, 12:13 pm EDT – If S&P 500 profits top estimates like they usually do, Q2 earnings could grow at a double-digit-percent rate for the first time in years. More 

Put Down the Party Hats – Dow 17,000 is Dumb

Jul. 3, 2014, 1:32 pm EDT – Like all these blue-chip milestones, Dow 17,000 is a meaningless level both psychologically and technically, so please just forget about it. More 

June Jobs Report – Winners & Losers

Jul. 3, 2014, 9:48 am EDT – In a solid June jobs report, payrolls grew by more than expected last month and the unemployment rate fell. More 

Avoid These 3 Deadly Sins in the Second Half

Jul. 3, 2014, 7:00 am EDT – Stocks are having a better-than-expected year, but there are still plenty of ways to blow it in the second half of 2014. More 

5 Stocks to Buy for July

Jul. 2, 2014, 2:10 pm EDT – Technical strength and strong seasonality say these S&P 500 names are the stocks to buy for market-beating returns this month. More 

Nathan’s Famous – Stick to Nathan’s Hot Dogs, Forget NATH Stock

Jul. 2, 2014, 10:28 am EDT – Nathan's Famous offers great dogs, sure, but NATH stock looks like a speculative microcap stock that's good for indigestion, and probably not much else. More 

GM Stock Rallies as Shocking Sales Gain Trumps Recall News

Jul. 1, 2014, 11:39 am EDT – General Motors may be recalling more vehicles and booking more charges, but GM stock only cares that the company is selling more cars. More 

Why Google Stock Has a Place in Your Retirement Portfolio (GOOGL)

Jun. 30, 2014, 2:29 pm EDT – Tech names are tricky for a retirement portfolio, but Google stock looks better than most, thanks to its huge head start in the cloud. More 

The Internet of Things — 9 Stocks to Buy (At Your Own Peril)

Jun. 27, 2014, 2:39 pm EDT – Goldman Sachs sees big opportunities in the Internet of Things, but thematic investing is deceptively dangerous. More