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Steve Symington

Steve Symington

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As a technology and consumer goods specialist for the Fool, Steve looks for responsible businesses that positively shape our lives. Then he invests accordingly. Enjoy his work? Connect with him on Twitter & Facebook so you don't miss a thing.



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Why Universal Display Stock Popped Today

A beat and raise left shares of the OLED leader flying higher on Thursday.


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Is Netgear a Buy After Its Post-Earnings Drop?

Down 15% on the heels of its Q3 disappointment, should investors buy the networking products leader now?


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Universal Display Smashes Estimates on Global OLED Strength

The OLED technology leader just appeased concerns over a weak second half.


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Don't Be Fooled by Markel's Latest Headline Numbers

Though revenue and net income fell this quarter, make no mistake: The specialty insurer and financial holding company is firing on all cylinders.


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Boston Beer Pours Another Impressive Quarter

But with key brands yet to return to growth, the market is still thirsty for more.

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Criteo Reels as Business Trends Soften

Disappointing forward guidance and a new CEO overshadowed a reasonably strong quarter for the ad-retargeting company.


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Why Criteo Stock Fell Today

From a mixed Q3 to a new CEO and painful forward guidance, there wasn't much to like about the ad-retargeting leader's latest report.


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Alphabet's "Mixed" Quarter Was Better Than It Looks

Though earnings technically missed expectations, the parent company of Google is doing just fine.


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Why Fitbit Stock Popped (Again) Today

Could the wearable device company be haggling for a higher acquisition price from Google? And are other suitors interested in making a play?


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Why IPG Photonics Stock Plunged Today

A dim third-quarter report left the laser maker reeling.

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eBay's Outlook Leaves the Market Wanting More

With modest revenue growth, share repurchases bolstering the bottom line, and tepid guidance for the holiday season, investors weren't impressed by eBay's latest quarter.


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Why eBay Stock Dropped Today

Investors weren't impressed by light forward guidance.


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Why iRobot Stock Dropped Today

The Roomba maker's latest quarter wasn't as strong as it first seemed.


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Polaris Industries Proves It's More Durable Than You Think

Why the market cheered the powersports specialist's modest top-line growth and a solid earnings beat.


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iRobot Plunges as Tariffs Hurt U.S. Sales

As expected, the home robotics leader's domestic sales struggled in Q3. Here's how iRobot is responding.

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Why Stamps.com Stock Popped Today

After nixing its agreement with the U.S. Postal Service earlier this year, a new deal with UPS is exactly what investors wanted to see.


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Why Polaris Industries Stock Popped Today

A technically mixed quarter was more than enough to rev shares of the off-road vehicle and motorcycle manufacturer higher.


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Why Yandex N.V. Stock Popped on Monday

Russia may relax its impending restrictions on foreign ownership of "strategically important tech firms."


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Textron Stalls Amid Defense Order Delays, Narrowed Earnings Guidance

Digging into another mixed quarter from the defense and aerospace giant.


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How Google Stadia Will Be More Powerful Than Any Gaming Console

One of Stadia's top engineers claims the cloud-based service will be "faster and feel more responsive" than any console or PC.