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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Did Mitch McConnell Spill the Beans on a Second Stimulus Package?

The Senate majority leader lays out what he expects the next round of stimulus to focus on.

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Face the Facts: The CBD Hype Train Has Derailed

This is yet another reminder that all next-big-thing investments need time to mature.

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News Flash: Social Security Isn't Fair

The Social Security program is far from equitable -- but that's not necessarily a bad thing.

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Here's When to Expect a Second Stimulus Bill From the Senate

The wheels will be put in motion on a second round of stimulus money very soon.

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3 Ways to Collect a Dividend With Marijuana Stocks

Yes, you can get paid while you wait for the high-growth cannabis industry to mature.

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The Best Way to Resolve the Social Security Crisis Is Plain as Day

How long will it take Congress to realize that this is the best solution?

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Got $3,000? 3 Growth Stocks You Won't Regret Buying

All three of these fast-growing companies can double their sales within the next couple of years.

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4 Pot Stocks to Buy If the Stock Market Crashes

If the stock market turns red, these cannabis stocks could have investors seeing green.

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3 Well-Known Stocks That Just Keep Winning

Based on year-to-date performance, these popular stocks are on track for their 12th consecutive year of gains.

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3 Hot Stocks That Can Hit a $100 Billion Valuation This Decade

Big gains are probably in the cards for these recently unstoppable stocks.


After 4 Years, Buffett Finally Goes Shopping: Here Are 5 Things You Need to Know

What does Berkshire Hathaway's deal with Dominion Energy really tell us about the Oracle of Omaha's acquisition strategy?

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3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That'll Double Your Money in a Decade

With reinvestment, only minimal to modest share price appreciation would be needed to double your money with these brand-name companies.

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Got $5,000? Buy Stocks in These 5 Industries Now

These high-growth industries should be unstoppable for years to come.

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The 5 Best Pot Stocks in the First Half of 2020

Hint: You won't find any Canadian marijuana stocks on this list.

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The 3 Greatest Stocks You've Never Heard Of

One company has returned almost 29,000% since 1975, while the other two have quintupled the S&P 500's gains over the past 20 years.

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3 Billionaire CEOs Who Are Buying Their Own Stock

These well-known CEOs are very clearly signaling that they believe in their companies.

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5 Popular Stocks I Wouldn't Buy With Free Money

These extremely popular stocks aren't the bargains you might think they are.


This Stock Now Makes Up 43% of Buffett's Portfolio

More than $91 billion of Berkshire Hathaway's $214 billion portfolio is invested in this very well-known company.

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Got $1,000? Here Are Summer's Hottest Stocks to Buy

These high-octane businesses look to be unstoppable.

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10 Things to Do When the Stock Market Crashes

History suggests that another crash or correction is on its way. Here's how to be prepared.