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.

Recent articles

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There's a New Hurdle to a Second Stimulus Deal

This could be tough for lawmakers to overcome.

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The 4 Biggest Dividend Payouts on Wall Street

These brand-name companies are doling out at least $14.2 billion each year to their shareholders.


Trump's 1 Stimulus Deal Demand Will Crush Social Security

The president has said he won't sign a second stimulus bill if this isn't included.

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Got $10,000? Here Are 4 Unstoppable Stocks to Buy Now

Don't stand on the tracks when these high-growth trains are coming through.

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3 Reasons Canadian Pot Stocks Could Crush Earnings Expectations in Q2

Canadian marijuana stocks could deliver more green than expected this earnings season.


3 Robinhood Stocks Even Warren Buffett Loves

Three of the 15-most-held stocks on the Robinhood platform are companies you'll find in Berkshire Hathaway's investment portfolio

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These 3 Dividend Aristocrats Are Screaming Buys

These time-tested businesses offer the perfect blend of value and high income potential.

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Gold at $2,500? Silver at $30? It's Possible Sooner Than You Realize

We may be on the cusp of a monster rally in precious metals, along with gold and silver stocks.

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4 Stocks That Can Hit a $1 Trillion Valuation Next

Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, and Alphabet are already part of the trillion-dollar club. These companies could be the next to join.

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3 Great Stocks to Invest In With $500 Right Now

You don't need a fortune to make one with these exceptional companies.

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4 Cannabis Stocks Forecast to Hit $1 Billion in Annual Sales by 2024

With U.S. marijuana sales expected to top $30 billion in four years, these pot stocks are poised to lead the pack.


This Should Be Buffett's Third Largest Holding, but He Blew It

The one time the Oracle of Omaha didn't buy for the long-term has cost him dearly.

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3 Growth Stocks Robinhood Investors Can't Stop Buying

Often known for their risky investments, Robinhood members have been buying three top-performing growth stocks over the past month.

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The Single Worst Stock Robinhood Investors Are Buying

This company has reverse split nine times, issued stock on 10 separate occasions since March, and is somehow the 36th-most-popular stock on Robinhood.

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Got $2,000? Investing in These 3 Small-Cap Stocks Can Make You Rich

These under-the-radar names pack some huge growth potential.

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Today Is the Most Important Day for Stimulus Deal Discussions -- Here's Why

July 20 may well set the tone for the next stimulus proposal.

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3 Perfect Stocks for Retirees to Buy Right Now

These companies offer just the right blend of growth and income to allow seniors to sleep easy at night.

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5 Surprising Ways COVID-19 Is Crushing Social Security

America's top social program was already on shaky ground before the pandemic. Now, it's in serious trouble.

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5 Ways the Next Stimulus Deal May Disappoint You

Although another stimulus payment appears likely, it could leave tens of millions of Americans sorely disappointed.

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10 Pot Stocks Expected to Grow Sales by 60% (or More) in 2021

Despite a recent rough patch, the marijuana industry should deliver exciting sales growth next year.