Travis Hoium

Travis Hoium

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Travis Hoium has been writing for fool.com since July 2010 and covers the solar industry, renewable energy, and gaming stocks among other things.

Recent articles

Sports Betting on Mobile

Why GAN Limited's Shares Popped 21.4% on Thursday

A new partnership in the U.S. has investors hopeful that the online gambling software company's growth will continue.


Cruise Ship at a Dock

Why Shares of Norwegian Cruise Line, Royal Caribbean, and Carnival All Jumped on Thursday

An analyst caused a surge in cruise stocks today.


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Why Casino Supplier Stocks Popped by Double Digits on Wednesday

Casinos are about to open their doors in the U.S.


Solar Farm at Dusk

Looking at Oil Stocks? 5 Renewable Energy Stocks That Are Better Buys Right Now

Now may be the time to transition your portfolio from oil stocks to renewable energy stocks. Here are five picks to get you started.


Roulette Wheel

Why Penn National's Shares Popped on Friday

Funding is still flowing freely to the casino industry.

Sports Betting on Mobile

Why Shares of DraftKings Popped 16.2% on Friday

Even a huge loss didn't hold back the online gambling company today.


Hydrogen Illustration Made of Grass

Could Plug Power Be a Millionaire-Maker Stock?

The company has to answer a lot of questions first.


Casino Floor

Why Casino-Supplier Stocks Dropped and Then Rebounded on Thursday

The market's ups and downs didn't spare these gambling and lottery stocks.


MGM Osaka Aerial View

Las Vegas Sands Abandons Japan Casino Plans

One big bidder is now out of the market.


Casino Floor

Why U.S. Casino Stocks Plunged by Double Digits on Wednesday

Renewed pessimism about the U.S. economy sank gambling shares today.

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SunPower Leaning Into a Digital Future For Solar Energy

Years of investment in digital tools for selling solar energy are finally paying off.


Two People In Chairs On The Beach

Why Playa Hotels & Resorts' Shares Popped 29% on Tuesday

First-quarter earnings are giving investors some reason for hope today.


Person Checking In At Hotel

Why Marriott International Shares Dropped 6.5% on Monday

First-quarter results are out, and they show just how bad the hotel business has become.


Solar Roof

Why Shares of SolarEdge Technologies Popped 43.3% in April

Hope returned to the solar industry in April but was put on hold in early May.


Morpheus Tower at City of Dreams

Why Shares of Melco Resorts Jumped 27.6% in April

Could a recovery be coming to Asia's resorts and casinos?

SunPower Woodland+3

Why SunPower Shares Popped 15% on Friday

Earnings finally beat what investors expected from this solar company.


Cruise Liner on Open Water

Why Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line Shares All Jumped on Thursday

Can this bounce last?


Large Rooftop Solar Installation

Why Shares of SolarEdge Technologies Plunged 16.5% Today

Earnings and guidance weren't quite what traders expected.


Sports Betting on Mobile

Why Gambling Tech Companies Both Popped and Dropped Today

Online sports betting was hot on Wednesday.


Macau Peninsula Skyline

Why MGM Resorts Stock Soared 42.6% in April

Last month was bullish for casino stocks, but there's reason for investors to be cautious.