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John Bromels

John Bromels

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John has found investing to be more interesting and profitable than collectible trading card games. He seeks growth and value stocks in the U.S., in Germany, and beyond!

Recent articles

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Why This Top Oil Stock Crashed 35.5% in the First Half of 2020

Even strong oil refiners can't win in this environment.


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Why ConocoPhillips Stock Plummeted in the First Half of 2020

Black gold lost its luster in March.


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Why Progressive Stock Rose 10.7% in the First Half of 2020

The company was in the right place at the right time.


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Why Shares of This 5G Tech Company Have Crushed the Market So Far in 2020

Lasers aren't just for tag.


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Why These 'Top 10' Bank Stocks Have Fallen More Than 30% in 2020

Even top banks found themselves on the bottom during the first half of the year.

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Why These Insurance Stocks Have Fallen by Double Digits So Far in 2020

Insurance companies are facing a problem that has nothing to do with their industry.


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Why General Electric Stock Slumped Almost 40% in the First Half of 2020

The outlook for GE's top business suddenly got a lot murkier.


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Why Regional Bank Stocks Have Tumbled More Than 35% So Far in 2020

Even top banks are suffering under current economic conditions.


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Why Big Bank Stocks Plunged 30% in the First Half of 2020

Even for the biggest of the big, interest rates are the smallest of the small.


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Energy Transfer Refuses to Shut Down Dakota Access Pipeline Despite Judge's Order

The top pipeline company will pursue "all available legal and administrative processes."

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Why These High-Yield Mortgage REITs Soared in June

Competing bullish and bearish trends affected these top dividend payers. The bulls won, for now.


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Is Tesla Stock a Buy?

Elon Musk's iconic electric-vehicle maker is breaking all the rules. Is that good or bad?


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Why Shares of Apache Jumped 25% in June

The oil driller's shares went way up, but quickly gave much of it back.


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Why Shares of Tesla Soared Nearly 30% in June

A spate of good news boosted the stock. A new competitor may have boosted it even more.


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3 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy in July

These reliable dividend payers look like good bets right now.

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Can Nikola Succeed Where Other Alternative-Fuel Trucking Stocks Have Failed?

Nikola isn't the first company to try to sell a hydrogen-powered truck, but it might be the first to make it work.


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Is Cintas Stock a Buy?

There are strong arguments for and against investing in the business services provider.


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3 Reasons to Avoid General Electric Stock Right Now

The stock is trading near an all-time low. It's still unlikely to outperform anytime soon.


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Roundtable: 5 Top Dividend Stocks to Buy Right Now

These top picks can help your portfolio outperform.


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Roundtable: 5 Dividend Stocks to Buy and Hold Through the Market Turmoil

Check out these five top picks for a volatile stock market.