Mike Klesta

Mike Klesta

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Mike works on the marketing team for The Motley Fool. He joined the Fool after spending a number of years as an ink-stained editor before getting the investing itch.

Recent articles

CEO Stakes $694,538 on Stock "Poised to Double"

CEO Stakes $694,538 on Stock "Poised to Double"


GE Chases "Largest Growth Opportunity in History"

GE Chases "Largest Growth Opportunity in History"


Forget Apple. This Stock's a Buy

Forget Apple. This Stock's a Buy


87% of Americans Are Ignoring This Warning

87% of Americans Are Ignoring This Warning


Motley Fool Issues Rare Triple-Buy Alert

Motley Fool Issues Rare Triple-Buy Alert

Little-Known Stock Could Be the Next Amazon

Little-Known Stock Could Be the Next Amazon


5 Years From Now You'll Wish You Grabbed These Stocks

5 Years From Now You’ll Wish You Grabbed These Stocks


This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997

This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997


"We'd Put All Our Money" on This Stock

"We'd Put All Our Money" on This Stock


China Can't Get Enough Gold

China has taken the golden crown from India. But what does this mean for investors?

1 Thing Congress Finally Did Right

Congress raises the debt ceiling. However, the votes were far from drama-free.


Will Janet Yellen Continue the Fed Taper?

The Fed taper has been the talk of Wall Street for a number of years. With Janet Yellen at the helm, will the program continue?


The 2 Best Markets of 2013 and 1 to Watch in 2014

2013 was a strong year for many stock markets, but will 2014 be even better?


Europe Pulls Back From the Abyss

The eurozone has been in awful shape over the past five years. Is it about to snap out of it?


Why Congress May Still Cause Problems in 2014

By many measurements, it was a lousy year for lawmakers. But 2014 might not be much better.

3 Threats the Market Has Ignored

Will the market react to these catalysts?


Why We Don't Know What Makes the Dow Move

Markets surge because of X, Y, and Z? How about none of the above?


Uncertainty Could Spell Disaster for the Dow

The fiscal cliff approaches.


2 Stocks Boosting the Dow

Some stocks are winning in a down day.


3 Ways a Beginner Can Invest Like a Backpacker

Strap your pack on and try these philosophies on for size.