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Rich Duprey

Rich Duprey


Rich has been a Fool since 1998 and writing for the site since 2004. After 20 years of patrolling the mean streets of suburbia, he hung up his badge and gun to take up a pen full time. Having made the streets safe for Truth, Justice, and Krispy Kreme donuts, he now patrols the markets looking for companies he can lock up as long-term holdings in a portfolio.

His coverage reflects his passion for motorcycles, booze, and guns (though typically not all exercised at the same time), but his writing also covers the broader sectors of consumer goods, technology, and industrials. So follow along as he tries to break down complex topics to make them more understandable and useful to the average investor.

Have a story idea? Contact Rich here. I may not be able to respond to every suggestion, but I do read them all! Think an article needs a correction? Reach Rich here.

Recent articles

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Is Kanye West Already Making Gap Relevant Again?

The first product hasn't even hit the shelves but people are already talking.

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Can Marijuana Stocks Survive Legalization?

Maybe regulation and taxation of cannabis isn't the best idea after all.

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Will a FanDuel and Fox Partnership Be a Sports Betting Powerhouse?

The first step requires overcoming their significant differences.

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Why Blue Apron Is Falling 4% Today

The hangover from its dilutive transaction continues to cause headaches.

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Don't Ignore GameStop's Crazy Valuation, But Its Business Is Getting Better

At the right price, the video game retailer's stock could just be a buy.

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Why GEO Group Is Soaring 11% This Morning

The private prison operator is the latest meme-stock fave.

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Tilray Is No AMC Entertainment. Here's Why

Not all meme stocks are created alike.

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These Are the 3 Post-Pandemic Retail Winners to Watch

They've proven themselves capable in good markets and bad.

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Shell Looks to Unload Permian Basin Assets

Activist pressure and a court order have the oil giant exploring alternatives.

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Elon Musk Says Tesla Might Use Bitcoin Again After All

But investors might want to note his comments about how much of the cryptocurrency the EV maker sold.

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Tilray Has Little Upside Left in 2021 After 33% Surge, Analyst Says

Investors should not expect to see the cannabis stock grow significantly until there's real headway on federal marijuana legalization.

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Amazon Joins Other Tech Giants in Setting "3 & 2" Workweek

Hybrid work schedules are increasingly becoming the norm.

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Oops! Uber Mistakenly Offers to Pay for Drivers' Health Insurance

The message was intended only for its California drivers.

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Why Would Walmart Ever Open on Thanksgiving Again?

The retail giant recently announced it will close again on the holiday -- and the truth is, it can afford to.

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Why RH Is Running 15% Higher This Week

The home furnishings retailer got a big boost from the housing market.

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Amazon to Pay $61.7 Million in FTC Settlement Over Driver Tips

The e-commerce giant took the drivers' tips and used them itself.

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Exxon to Invest $240 Million to Modernize 112-Year-Old Baton Rouge Refinery

The oil giant looks to make the refinery more competitive and environmentally friendly.

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GameStop Poaches 2 More Amazon Execs to Fill CEO, CFO Roles

The executive suite is filled with the e-commerce giant's veterans who are helping transform the company into the "Amazon of gaming."

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After Spinning Off Warner Bros., Is AT&T Ready to Compete With Verizon?

A slimmer, more focused telecom comes at a big cost to investors.

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Salesforce Says Up to 60% of Its Employees Will Work From Home Post-Pandemic

The provider of business software solutions is taking a different path than some other tech giants.