Charley Blaine

Charley Blaine

Charley Blaine has been a financial writer and editor for nearly 40 years. He spent 13 years at MSN Money and, as one of the writers of the daily Market Dispatches column, covered the entirety of the 2008-09 market crash. He has also worked for USA Today and The Times-Picayune in New Orleans and has written for numerous publications including Forbes and 24/7 Wall St.

Recent Articles

Boeing Co Stock Is Going Nowhere Until It Does This (BA)

Boeing stock is struggling to respond to the intense competition BA's 737 workhorse faces from rival Airbus and its A320.

4 Good Reasons to Buy Exxon Mobil Corporation Stock Now (XOM)

A value investor will find XOM stock's overall financial strength has helped Exxon absorb the pressures of low energy prices.

Nordstrom Stock Starting to Look like a Bargain

Changing shopping patterns and market turmoil since last summer have challenged Nordstrom, but a powerful brand and strong management should revive the shares.

Wait for the Bottom in Crude Oil, Then Buy Chevron Stock (CVX)

To buy Chevron stock now is an investor bet for oil prices to stabilize or rally and CVX's dividend to hold steady.

WFM Stock Is Starting to Look Tasty Again

WFM stock has rallied since a November bottom on investor speculation that Whole Foods Market's turnaround plans will succeed.