Charles Payne
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Editor, Smart Investing

Charles Payne has done what every American has always dreamed of doing: He started from scratch and climbed his way to the top. Charles was brought up in a poor, broken family in Harlem, New York, and was bullied nearly every day on his walks to and from school. Today, he has more than 30 years of successful Wall Street experience under his belt and is widely recognized in the media as a well-known financial commentator and thought leader.

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Recent Articles

Crude Oil Makes a Comeback

Jan. 18, 2018, 11:45 am EST – As crude prices rise again from the depths, it looks like it may be time to step into specific oil stocks and catch the trend. More 

The Biggest Challenge for Stocks in 2018 Is Living Up to 2017

Jan. 9, 2018, 1:58 pm EST – Stocks in general have had an excellent run the past few years, but this has some investors proceeding with caution, and rightfully so. More 

Why Navistar International Corp Stock Will Soar Nearly 30% Higher

Dec. 27, 2017, 11:53 am EST – The comeback in NAV stock is just beginning. Here's what investors should know about Navistar's long-term prospects. More 

Best Stocks for 2018: Mosaic Co Has a Major Tailwind in Agriculture

Dec. 20, 2017, 7:01 am EST – Mosiac's industry isn’t going anywhere, and it may even be making a comeback. That bodes well for MOS stock in 2018. More 

Why Thor Industries, Inc. Stock Is Still Attractive At These Levels

Dec. 13, 2017, 1:08 pm EST – THO stock has seen a lot of success these year, but the party is just getting started. Thor Industries has more room to run. More 

3 Retail Stocks to Buy for the Brick-and-Mortar Resurgence

Dec. 6, 2017, 12:10 pm EST – Etsy, Tractor Supply and Burlington stores all have a silver lining after the storm that has ravaged retail stocks lately. More 

Watch Out for These Cracks in the Market

Nov. 21, 2017, 12:38 pm EST – I look at the market with a fundamental view but I respect the power of technical analysis, particularly when it comes shorter-term trading. More 

Oil Stocks Are Coming Back to Life

Nov. 10, 2017, 7:00 am EST – And as the sector finds a firmer foundation, here are two ways investors can play oil stocks to capitalize on the coming strength. More 

United States Steel Corporation Eyes Its Next Breakout

Nov. 9, 2017, 7:00 am EST – Now might be the time to strengthen your position in X stock, before U.S. Steel begins its next move higher. More 

Snap-On Incorporated Could Reach $200

Oct. 31, 2017, 7:00 am EST – Snap-On reported strong earnings recently, and it looks like things could be pointing up for SNA stock going forward. More