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: Twitter Stock vs. Facebook Stock

Oct. 29, 2014, 12:07 pm EST – Both Twitter and Facebook stock cratered after disappointing earnings, but one of them looks like a candidate to buy on the dip. More 

5 Marijuana Stocks to Buy Because of the Midterm Elections

Oct. 29, 2014, 10:26 am EST – Three states will vote on legalizing marijuana in the midterm elections. Any good news will send these marijuana stocks soaring. More 

Apple Stock a Long-Term Winner in Any Alibaba Partnership

Oct. 28, 2014, 11:03 am EST – Apple teaming up with Alibaba on a financial payments system is the kind of deal that would drive long-term upside in Apple stock. More 

Earnings Won’t Pull MasterCard or Visa Stock Out of the Red

Oct. 27, 2014, 3:15 pm EST – The payments processors need to reassure the Street that they still have robust growth in order to boost MasterCard and Visa stock. More 

Brazil Elections: Investors Can Forget About This Emerging Market (EWZ)

Oct. 27, 2014, 11:45 am EST – The Brazil elections condemn the EWZ exchange-traded fund and other investments in the emerging market to four more years of pain. More 

Procter & Gamble Ditches Duracell, Still Looks Like a Waste

Oct. 24, 2014, 1:11 pm EST – Procter & Gamble is slimming down in order to grow, but an overvalued stock and tough operating environment set it up for failure. More 

Amazon Stock Is a Buy on the Dip, Profits Be Damned (AMZN)

Oct. 24, 2014, 10:02 am EST – Anyone holding AMZN has to realize that investments in growth -- and losses -- are just part of the deal when it comes to Amazon. More 

Caterpillar Stock Only a Hold Even as Outlook Brightens for 2015

Oct. 23, 2014, 12:15 pm EST – The outlook for Caterpillar stock hasn't been this bright in years, but upside is still limited until the economy really does take off. More 

iRobot Makes No Sense Despite Rally in IRBT Stock

Oct. 22, 2014, 3:34 pm EST – There are much better bets in this market than iRobot (IRBT) if you're looking for hot growth stocks. More 

Yahoo Stock Is a Hold, But Not Because YHOO Is a Winner

Oct. 22, 2014, 11:40 am EST – Yahoo is still losing out to Facebook and Google, but YHOO stock still has upside because of buybacks and its big stake in Alibaba. More