Dan Caplinger

Dan Caplinger

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Dan Caplinger has been a contract writer for the Motley Fool since 2006. As the Fool's Director of Investment Planning, Dan oversees much of the personal-finance and investment-planning content published daily on Fool.com. With a background as an estate-planning attorney and independent financial consultant, Dan's articles are based on more than 20 years of experience from all angles of the financial world.

Recent articles


Huge Order Flows Give TechnipFMC Hope

The energy-services company's first-quarter results were terrible, but it's looking to focus on its strongest opportunities.



Altria's Growth Goes Up in Smoke

The cigarette giant suffered from massive sales-volume declines that sent both revenue and profit lower.