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Sean Williams

Sean Williams


A Fool since 2010, and a graduate from UC San Diego with a B.A. in Economics, Sean specializes in the healthcare sector and investment planning. You'll often find him writing about Obamacare, marijuana, drug and device development, Social Security, taxes, retirement issues and general macroeconomic topics of interest.

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3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks Warren Buffett Loves

This trio, with yields ranging from 4.7% to 5.4%, should net Berkshire Hathaway over $635 million in annual dividend income.

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3 No-Brainer Stocks to Invest $200 In Right Now

You don't need a mountain of cash to build wealth on Wall Street.

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The Grim Reality of Social Security's Record "Raise" in 2022

The biggest cost-of-living adjustment in nearly four decades could be all for naught.

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4 Stocks That Could Be Worth $1 Trillion by 2030

These could be some of the world's largest companies by the turn of the decade.

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Want $1,500 in Quarterly Dividend Income? Invest $63,000 Into These Stocks

These ultra-high-yield dividend stocks sport an average yield of 9.53%.

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Is a Stock Market Crash Looming? Here's What the Data Says You Should Be Focused On

History may not be investors' friend in the near term, but it's one of their greatest long-term allies.

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5 Large-Cap Stocks Expected to Increase Sales 303% to 1,337% by 2025

These could be some of the fastest-growing large-cap stocks on the planet through mid-decade.

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The Smartest ETFs to Buy With $100 Right Now

Exchange-traded funds are a wise way to invest in some of the market's hottest trends.

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2 FAANG Stocks to Buy and 1 to Avoid in the Fourth Quarter

Among Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Alphabet (formerly Google), there are two clear-cut buys and one popular stock to steer clear of.

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5 Brand-Name Stocks to Buy Hand Over Fist if the Market Is Tumbling

Market sell-offs are perfectly normal and an opportune time to invest in great companies at a discount.

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These 3 Top Stocks Have Been Halved, and It Makes No Sense

These innovative growth stocks shouldn't be trading at a discount.

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Got $25,000? These 5 Stocks Can Double Your Money in 5 Years

Patience is often handsomely rewarded when investors buy stakes in top-tier companies.

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3 Stocks That Have Made Investors Money in 18 of the Past 20 Years

No stock goes up every single year -- but this trio is awfully close.

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I'm Sitting On a Record Amount of Cash: Here Are 5 Stocks I'm Looking to Buy

This diverse mix of growth and income stocks may soon be ripe for the picking.


85% of Warren Buffett's Portfolio Is in These 3 Sectors

Diversification isn't necessary if you know what you're doing, according to the Oracle of Omaha.

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3 No-Brainer Stocks to Invest $250 in Right Now

A reasonably small amount of cash can go a long way with these innovative companies.

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3 Winning Stocks Down 33% (or More) to Buy Hand Over Fist

When great companies go on sale, it's time for investors to pounce.

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5 Game-Changing Stocks That Can Turn $200,000 Into $1 Million (or More) in 10 Years

A healthy sum of cash could become a life-altering amount of money with these innovative stocks.

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Got $100,000? These Dividend Stocks Can Collectively Net You Almost $8,700 in Annual Income

With yields ranging from 7.4% to 10.2%, these ultra-high-yield stocks can pad investors' pocketbooks.

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Should You Be Worried About a Stock Market Crash? Here's What the Data Suggests

The answer depends on your investing style.