Kevin Johnston

Kevin Johnston

Kevin Johnston has written about stocks, finance and investing for Zack’s Investment Research, Standard and Poor’s, Ameriprise Financial, Nation’s Business, Business Age, The Houston Chronicle and The San Francisco Chronicle.

His expertise includes deep knowledge of how news affects stocks and trends in prices.  He brings a well-rounded financial background to bear on understanding specific stocks and how crowd behavior is affected by news on those stocks.

  1. Stocks

    Top 4 Marijuana Stocks to Watch

    These four marijuana stocks are top picks that capitalize on the industry.
  2. ETFs

    Top 5 India ETFs for 2018

    For investing exposure to Indian markets, explore these top 5 India exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
  3. Investing

    Top 4 ETFs for Investing in Vietnam In 2018

    Vietnam offers some enticing opportunities for investors, and ETFs provide an extra level of safety.
  4. Investing

    Top 5 Alternative Energy ETFs for 2018

    ETFs that focus on alternative energy have not produced positive returns but these 5 show promise.
  5. ETFs

    The 5 Best Real Estate REIT ETFs of 2018

    These ETFs may be a solid investment for those who want real estate exposure without the headaches.
  6. ETFs

    Top 5 Semiconductor ETFs as of March 2018

    See why these 5 stellar semiconductor ETFs separated themselves from the pack in 2017.
  7. Stocks

    Top 4 Steel Stocks for 2018

    Trump's plan to impose tariffs on steel imports and use U.S. steel for all new pipelines and pipeline repairs, positions ...
  8. ETFs

    Top 3 China ETFs for 2018

    These 3 China ETFs have reported returns above 47% over the last year and look solid in 2018.
  9. Stocks

    Top 4 Inverse ETFs for a Bear Market

    These four bear-market inverse ETFs will keep you safe when the market drops.
  10. ETFs

    The 4 Best ETFs to Short the Market

    An exchange-traded fund allows you to short a market segment instead of individual stocks.
  11. Stocks

    Top 4 Gold Penny Stocks as of February 2018

    Four gold penny stocks offer investors an upside if gold prices rise.
  12. Alternative Investments

    Top 5 Alternative Investments to the Stock Market for 2018

    Trying to avoid using a stock broker? Here are our top alternative investments to the stock market.
  13. Stocks

    Top 4 Oil and Gas Penny Stocks for 2018

    The drop in oil prices has created penny stocks in the oil and gas industry.
  14. Investing

    The 5 Best Energy Stocks for 2018

    These energy stocks either remained profitable while oil plunged, or they acquired important assets.
  15. Stocks

    Top 4 Alternative Energy Companies for 2018

    These companies are world leaders in alternative energy and offer a relatively stable investment opportunity.