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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.



Recent articles

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5 Things Splunk Management Wants You to Know

Read on for crucial insight from Splunk's latest conference call with analysts.


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Movado Group Sinks After a Challenging Quarter

The watchmaker posted underwhelming growth and reduced its full-year guidance.


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Why J.M. Smucker Stock Dropped Today

The jelly, coffee, and pet food leader delivered a stale quarter and lowered its full-year guidance.


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Why Foot Locker Stock Plunged Today

The footwear retail chain had a tough but steadily improving second quarter.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Salesforce climbed and Foot Locker plunged on a tough day for the broader market.

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Raven Industries Drops on Applied Technology Segment Struggles

The mini-industrial conglomerate had an even tougher-than-expected quarter. But it also sees sunnier days ahead.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Nordstrom popped and L Brands dropped on a mixed day for the broader markets.


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Why Splunk Stock Dropped Today

More of the same cash-flow concerns surfaced on strong momentum for its cloud-based subscription model.


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Splunk Smashes Estimates and Makes a Big Acquisition

As its cloud-based subscription model gains steam, Splunk's latest purchase significantly expands its repertoire.


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Why Urban Outfitters Stock Popped Today

The retailer's latest quarter wasn't perfect. But investors are cheering an apparent return to comparable-sales growth in Q3.

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Nordson Chalks Up a Weak Quarter to Trade Uncertainty

Macro and trade concerns continue to plague the leader in adhesive-dispensing systems.


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Why Cheetah Mobile Stock Skyrocketed 30% Today

Now that's one huge special dividend.


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SINA Smashes (Modest) Expectations on Non-Ad Growth

Weibo and fintech products continued to bolster the Chinese internet media leader's results.


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Why NVIDIA, SINA, and Tegna Jumped Today

See why these three stocks stood out even as the broader market climbed.


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Why Zscaler, Palo Alto Networks, and PG&E Slumped Today

See why these three stocks dropped on a positive day for the broader markets.

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Tencent Leans on Renewed Gaming Growth

This time, it's slower advertising growth that has the market worried.


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Boston Omaha Stays the Course in a Quiet Quarter

The young financial holding company continues to foster the fruits of last year's acquisitions.


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Ubiquiti Networks Connects With Strong Earnings, Light Sales

The networking technology specialist left the market underwhelmed with its latest quarterly update.


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Why Michaels Stock Dropped 21% in July

Analysts did the specialty retailer no favors last month.


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Why SS&C Technologies Stock Fell 16.8% in July

The investment and financial services software specialist announced solid Q2 results but lowered its 2019 guidance. Here's what investors need to know now.