Tom Gardner

Tom Gardner

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Fed up with Wall Street's notion that everyday people couldn't comprehend the stock market, Tom Gardner co-founded The Motley Fool in 1993 with a simple obsession: "To help the world invest, better."

Recent articles

Be the Millionaire Next Door

Ed McMahon was right. It really could happen to you -- with a little effort.


A 15-Bagger in Five Years

The biggest gains come from the smallest stocks.


The Next Home Run Stock

Tomorrow's huge winners are out there today. The trick is to find them.


Finding Lynch's 10-Baggers

There's a method to spotting tomorrow's home runs.


Six Signs of a Winner

A look back at the telltale signs of Progressive Insurance's meteoric rise.

Be the Millionaire Next Door

Ed McMahon was right. It really could happen to you -- with a little effort.


Let's Find the Next 60-Bagger

The best investments don't follow a straight line to spectacular returns.


A 15-Bagger in Five Years

The biggest gains come from the smallest stocks.


The Next Home Run Stock

Tomorrow's huge winners are out there today. The trick is to find them.


Danger! Horror! Get Out!

What we avoid and why we avoid it.

Finding Lynch's 10-Baggers

There's a method to finding tomorrow's home runs.


Six Signs of a Winner

A look back at the telltale signs of Progressive Insurance's meteoric rise.


Be the Millionaire Next Door

Ed McMahon was right. It really could happen to you -- with a little effort.


Let's Find the Next 60-Bagger

The best investments don't follow a straight line to spectacular returns.


A 15-Bagger in Five Years

The biggest gains come from the smallest stocks.

The Next Home Run Stock

Tomorrow's huge winners are out there today. The trick is to find them.


Danger! Horror! Get Out!

What we avoid in small caps and why we avoid it.


When Animals Attack!

When stocks get stomped, what will you do?


Finding Lynch's 10-Baggers

There's a method to finding tomorrow's home runs.


Is It Time to Buy Coach?

The handbag retailer is 30% off its annual highs. Tom Gardner thinks it's time to go shopping.