Michael Brush's latest articles on MSN Moneyhttp://money.msn.com/Read Michael Brush's latest articles on economic trends, stock tips and hot financial topics.2011 Microsoften-us60Financial writer Michael Brush4 reasons to invest in Europe -- reallyAs the US market loses strength, Europe's economies are in the early stages of a recovery, and investors are just starting to catch on. That makes these stocks and funds compelling buys.Tue, 03 Sep 2013 21:30:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/mutual-fund/4-reasons-to-invest-in-europe-reallymutual-fund/http://money.msn.com/mutual-fund/4-reasons-to-invest-in-europe-reallyMichael Brush, MSN MoneyWhat the 'smart money' is buyingFew stocks are cheap ahead of what looks like a risky period for the market. It might be best to trim positions to raise cash for later.Mon, 26 Aug 2013 13:45:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/what-the-smart-money-is-buyinginvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/what-the-smart-money-is-buyingMichael Brush, MSN MoneyTime to pick up a newspaper stock?Recent investments in the moribund industry by savvy innovators like Amazon's Jeff Bezos suggest that newspapers are at a turning point. And with changes in leadership, better days should lie ahead.Tue, 13 Aug 2013 18:15:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/top-stocks/time-to-pick-up-a-newspaper-stocktop-stocks/http://money.msn.com/top-stocks/time-to-pick-up-a-newspaper-stockMichael Brush, MSN MoneyWho wins if immigration reform passes?The Senate has approved a sweeping bill, though much work remains in the House. Here’s a look at how the law might impact key sectors -- tech, hotel chains, restaurants, agriculture and more -- and your stocks.Tue, 02 Jul 2013 12:45:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/who-wins-if-immigration-reform-passesinvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/who-wins-if-immigration-reform-passesMichael Brush, MSN Money13 energy stocks ready to rollThe market looks frothy after a string of new highs, but some areas have been left out thus far. Energy, in particular, has room for a big move up.Tue, 28 May 2013 19:15:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/13-energy-stocks-ready-to-rollinvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/13-energy-stocks-ready-to-rollMichael Brush, MSN MoneyIt's time for the big bank paybackWe rescued some of the nation's largest banks, and soon they will return big money to shareholders in the form of stock buybacks and dividend hikes. Here are six stocks to own in your 'payback portfolio.'Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:00:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/its-time-for-the-big-bank-paybackinvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/its-time-for-the-big-bank-paybackMichael Brush, MSN MoneyFacebook will have the last laughThe bad taste left by a bungled debut and persistent myths of corporate weakness still trouble the stock. But one year after the IPO, a lot of experts see big gains ahead.Tue, 02 Apr 2013 16:45:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/facebook-will-have-the-last-laughinvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/facebook-will-have-the-last-laughMichael Brush, MSN Money6 ways to invest in cybersecurityThe stakes are high, and the effort to fend off hacker threats is still ramping up. These stocks stand to benefit.Tue, 26 Mar 2013 17:45:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/6-ways-to-invest-in-cybersecurityinvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/6-ways-to-invest-in-cybersecurityMichael Brush, MSN Money8 wise-guy rules for investingIf you've been scared away from stocks, new highs in the market might very well tempt you to jump back in. We've tapped the wisdom of proven investors like Buffett and Bogle to help you get in the game.Tue, 12 Mar 2013 17:45:00 GMThttp://money.msn.com/investing/8-wise-guy-rules-for-investinginvesting/http://money.msn.com/investing/8-wise-guy-rules-for-investingMichael Brush, MSN Money