Rick Munarriz

Rick Munarriz


Since 1995, Rick has been writing for The Motley Fool, where he's a consumer and tech stocks specialist. Yes, that's a long time with more than 20,000 bylines over those 24 years. He's been an analyst for Motley Fool Rule Breakers and a portfolio lead analyst for Motley Fool Supernova since each newsletter service's inception. He earned his BBA and MBA from the University of Miami, and he splits his time living in Miami, Florida and Celebration, Florida.

Recent articles


Is Tanger Outlets Stock a Buy?

Payouts are back at the discount mall operator, but let's size up all of the risks before mistaking this as a safe dividend play.


Disneyland Does the Unthinkable

Disney's original theme park ends its annual pass program. It doesn't make sense, until you realize that it does make cents.


3 Stocks That Need to Get Back on Track in 2021

Some stocks that have been sputtering lately have strong catalysts to bounce back this year.


The Bark of Freshpet's Miss Is Worse Than Its Bite

The fast-growing provider of refrigerated pet food fell short of its fourth-quarter guidance, but that's less of a problem than investors might think.


Better Buy: Costco vs. Jumia

A warehouse club giant and an early-stage growth company looking to cultivate an e-commerce market in Africa have very little in common for investors.


Where Will Tanger Outlets Be in 1 Year?

The return of quarterly distributions and a portfolio refresh make the discount mall operator appealing for income and growth investors in 2021.


Better Buy: Disney vs. Carnival Cruises

The world's largest cruise line operator and the top dog in family entertainment both have cruise ships in their arsenals, but their near-term recovery prospects continue to sail in different directions.

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fuboTV Doubles Down on Sports Wagering

The sports-first live-streaming platform makes another gambling acquisition. Now is the time for it to shoot the gap.


Big Changes Are Coming to Disney World

The end of Disney's Magical Express and the return of early access for resort guests aren't making theme park fans very happy right now.


3 Stocks That Did Not Deserve to Move Higher in 2020

An online travel giant, a next-gen medical device maker, and a gig economy laggard moved higher in 2020. They didn't earn those upticks.


3 Stocks to Avoid This Week

These three stocks seem pretty vulnerable right now.


If You'd Invested $1,000 in Norwegian Cruise Line's IPO, This Is How Much Money You'd Have Now

The country's third-largest cruise line operator is trading higher for investors who got in on its market debut eight years ago, but it's no midnight buffet.


Will fuboTV Beat the Market in 2021?

The sports-first live-streaming platform is growing quickly, and after a rocky couple of weeks it seems to be getting back on track.


Disney World Makes Small Move With Big Consequences

If you want to park-hop at the world's largest theme park resort, you now can.


Will Costco Beat the Market in 2021?

The warehouse club operator's share price gain was well ahead of the S&P 500's in 2020, but conditions this year will be a bit different.


5 Stock Dividends That Aren't Coming Back in 2021

A lot of companies suspended their payouts in 2020. Most of them aren't returning anytime soon.


3 Stocks That Will Bounce Back in 2021

Down but not out in 2020, here are some stocks ready to turn things around.


Could Carnival Cruises Be a Millionaire Maker Stock?

The world's largest cruise line operator is a roller coaster ride in more ways than one.


New Investor in 2021? Here Are 3 Stocks to Build Your Portfolio Around

If you're just getting started in the stock market, let's go over some investments that should be the first stocks you own.


3 Stocks to Avoid This Week

These three stocks seem pretty vulnerable right now.