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Steve Symington

Steve Symington


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


5 Things Splunk Management Wants You to Know

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


Movado Group Sinks After a Challenging Quarter

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


Why J.M. Smucker Stock Dropped Today

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


Why Foot Locker Stock Plunged Today

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


What Happened in the Stock Market Today

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


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.


What Happened in the Stock Market Today

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


Why Splunk Stock Dropped Today

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


Splunk Smashes Estimates and Makes a Big Acquisition

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


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.


Why Cheetah Mobile Stock Skyrocketed 30% Today

Now that's one huge special dividend.


SINA Smashes (Modest) Expectations on Non-Ad Growth

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


Why NVIDIA, SINA, and Tegna Jumped Today

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


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

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


Tencent Leans on Renewed Gaming Growth

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


Boston Omaha Stays the Course in a Quiet Quarter

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


Ubiquiti Networks Connects With Strong Earnings, Light Sales

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


Why Michaels Stock Dropped 21% in July

Analysts did the specialty retailer no favors last month.


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.