Eric Volkman

Eric Volkman

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Eric has been writing about stocks and finance since the mid-1990s, when he lived in Prague, Czech Republic. Over the course of a varied career, he has also been a radio newscaster, an investment banker, and a bass player in a selection of rock and roll bands. A native New Yorker, he currently lives in Los Angeles.

Recent articles




Is TD Ameritrade a Buy?

I grabbed this stock as a young(er) man, and have held it ever since. But would I buy it fresh today?


Is JPMorgan Chase a Buy?

The big bank has posted some impressive results, but the stock isn't particularly cheap.

Is CME Group a Buy?

There are many things to like about the securities market operator.



3 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy in May

This trio all reported earnings in April, so it's a good time to buy on the reaction to the results -- both positive and negative.



Is Visa a Buy?

It's a good company, but is its stock priced too high?





How Safe Are Visa and Its Dividend?

Visa has a huge global presence and piles of money. Here's a look at the risks to its stock price and shareholder payout.



Is Realty Income a Buy?

It's one of the top retail REITs on the scene. But purchasing its stock comes with an important caveat.


2 Great Stocks Under $10

Skip this morning's latte and grab a share of one of these companies instead.