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

Hydrogen Fuel Cell in Dice

Why Bloom Energy's Shares Jumped 22.7% Today

An analyst caused a big move in this renewable energy stock.


Large Water Pipes

Why Forterra's Shares Plunged 14.4% on Thursday

A new stock offering wasn't what the market was hoping for.


Cinema Sign

Why the Marcus Corporation's Shares Plunged 34.6% on Thursday

Investors aren't happy about a new debt offering.


Casino Floor

Why Scientific Games Shares Jumped 14.7% on Tuesday

Analysts chimed in after Scientific Games' pop yesterday.


Live Sports Betting

Why Caesars Entertainment's Shares Popped 12.3% on Monday

ESPN and Caesars is a partnership that investors like today.

Skee Ball in Amusement Park

Why Dave & Buster's Shares Jumped 11% on Monday

A COVID-19 vaccine moving forward could be good news for Dave & Buster's.


Solar Roof

Why SunPower Deserves a Fresh Look

This isn't the same solar company you knew a few years ago.


Mobile Sports Betting

Why Shares of Scientific Games Jumped 51.7% on Monday

A big investment and strategy shift is being cheered by investors today.


Electric Vehicle Charging in a Garage

Tesla Stock Is Falling: 3 Renewable Energy Stocks Set to Go Higher

We have three stocks that are better bets than Tesla's sky-high stock price today.


Drilling Rig at Sunset

Why These High-Yield Dividend Stocks Are a Terrible Buy

With big oil, high payouts may be a warning sign to investors.

Corn Ethanol in Test Tubes

Why Pacific Ethanol's Shares Jumped and Then Slumped on Friday

Volatility is back for this ethanol stock.


Solar Home

Why SunPower's Stock Got Crushed on Thursday

SunPower's guidance wasn't what investors expected for 2020.


Hydrogen Illustration Made of Grass

Better Buy: Plug Power vs. Bloom Energy

Hydrogen could be the future of energy, and these two stocks could play a big role in the industry's disruption.


Bubble About to Burst

6 Reasons This Tech Bubble Is Bursting

The accelerated growth tech stocks have seen in 2020 may not be sustainable in today's economy.


Wind Turbines on a Hill with Small Trees

Love Renewable Energy? This Is the Only Stock You Need

This stock is built to make you a lot of money from renewable energy.

Energy Storage Near Solar and Wind Farms

Why Renewable Energy Stocks Plunged and Then Recovered on Tuesday

The early market's reaction may not have been the right one today.


NIO SUV on Road

8 Things You Didn't Know About Electric Vehicle Stocks

EV stocks are expensive, but the industry has a bright future given its long-term trends.


Solar Panels With Mountains In Background

Why Solar Stocks Jumped Double Digits in August

2020 may not be as bad as feared for the solar industry.


Blocks Making Upward Chart

Why Berkshire Hathaway's Shares Popped 11.6% in August

A big tech stock gave Warren Buffett big gains in August.


Craps Game at Casino

Why Penn National's Shares Jumped 51.5% in August

Could online gambling be a growth market for the casino company?