I’m tasked with providing readers with some of the final top stock picks of the year. It’s been brutal for some S&P 500 stocks in 2022. Align Technology (NASDAQ:ALGN) has lost nearly 70% of its value, while others such as Warren Buffet’s big play, Occidental Petroleum (NYSE:OXY), is up nearly 130% heading into December. Thus, plenty of stocks…

After the train wreck that was the markets in 2022, it’s not hard for investors to find cheap stocks. When the bull market eventually resumes, the rising tide is likely to float most boats… at least at first. Finding cheap retirement stocks is a different animal. Those looking for names to grow their nest egg…