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Markel Corporation Caps Another Great Year

Solid underwriting results continue to prop up the specialty insurer in this tough market.

The Difference Between a Market Size Variance and a Market Share Variance

These two related, but different, terms can help show the effects of market changes on a company's bottom line.

How to Calculate Net Asset Value for a Hedge Fund

Here's how to use a hedge fund's financial statements to calculate net asset value.

Differences Between Assets and Revenue

Here's the quick explanation of assets, revenue, and how they differ, using Wal-Mart's financial statements as an example.

Will Renewable Biofuel Help "Redeem" Clean Energy Fuels?

The natural gas for transportation leader has been an awful investment, but has shown steady growth in fuel sales, led by renewable natural gas.

How to Calculate the Quota Rent on Supply and Demand

Measuring the inefficiencies created from import quotas.

What This Apple Inc. Supplier Just Revealed About iPhone 7

It looks as though Apple will indeed be using this next generation display technology for its upcoming iPhones.

A Look at the Multi-Billion Dollar Business Behind Store Credit Cards

Three Motley Fool analysts explain why every major retailer is trying to get you to sign up for their store credit card; plus a look at the housing market.

Facebook Turns 12, Eyes 5 Billion Users by 2030

Facebook just disclosed perhaps its most audacious growth target ever.

The Most Remarkable Thing About General Motors' Record 2015 Profit

The General achieved its record performance with outdated products.

Falling Sales and Earnings at Flowers Foods Leave Investors Hungry

The bakery company gave guidance that fell short of expectations as well.

Tesla Motors, Inc. Earnings: Demand Is Robust, Operating Cash Flow Jumps

Here are the key points behind Tesla's fourth-quarter earnings report.

Criteo Finishes 2015 Strong, Targets More Growth Ahead

The performance-marketing company turned in a strong fourth quarter and solid guidance.

Why Akamai Technologies, Mattress Firm Holding, and Empire District Electric Jumped Today

A directionless market didn't hold these stocks back. Find out why.

How Ford Boosted China Profits 52% Last Quarter

Ford struggled to gain market share in China in 2015, as it fought against a rising tide of new products from local Chinese automakers. But its profits jumped anyway -- and Ford's CFO told us why.

Instant Analysis: Alphabet Inc.'s CEO Rewarded With Record Stock Bonus

The search king’s CEO is the beneficiary of its largest ever stock award.

Whole Foods Looks for a 2016 Rebound

The iconic natural-foods grocery chain saw comps and earnings per share fall, but it has high hopes for the coming year.

Walt Disney Co. Q1 Earnings Soar on "Star Wars," but Cable Results Feed Into Cord-Cutting Concerns

The entertainment giant’s earnings jumped 28%, driven by the phenomenally successful "Star Wars: The Force Awakens."

Our Favorite Internet-of-Things Stocks for 2016

A huge opportunity is coming, and a few major players (and a smaller one) are well poised to take advantage of it.

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