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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 Vail Resorts Stock Popped 10.5% in July

The mountain resort operator is about to nearly double its number of ski areas.


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Why Twitter Stock Popped 21.2% in July

From curbing malicious behavior to accelerating user growth, the social media site ended the first half on a high note.


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Why Skechers Stock Jumped 20.5% in July

After a strong second quarter, the casual footwear leader is extending its reach.


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Yelp Delivers as Promised, Reaffirms 2019 Guidance

The local-business review specialist is demonstrating progress in its plan to accelerate growth.


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Why Simulations Plus Stock Soared 35.9% in July

The modeling and simulation software leader rallied on news of strong quarterly results and an exciting partnership.

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Why Crocs Stock Jumped 15.7% in July

And why the casual footwear specialist continued to rally in early August.


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Why Criteo Stock Jumped 10.2% in July

The ad-retargeting platform specialist largely delivered as promised to end the first half.


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Why Chegg Stock Popped 16.4% in July

The "student-first" connected learning platform company handily beat Q2 estimates and raised its guidance yet again.


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Why PlayAGS Stock Plummeted 52% Today

The gaming-products company badly missed Q2 estimates and lowered its full-year profit targets.


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Why Align Technology Stock Fell 23.6% in July

The company behind Invisalign tempered its expectations for growth in its Asia-Pacific segment.

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Why Cardlytics Stock Popped Today

The purchase-intelligence platform company beat second-quarter estimates and increased its full-year guidance.


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Why 2U Stock Dropped 66% in July

The online-education company drastically tempered its growth plans last month.


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Why IPG Photonics Stock Dropped 15.1% in July

The fiber laser company is still feeling the heat of escalated trade tensions.


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Why Talend Stock Soared Today

The cloud integration company's transition to a recurring-revenue model is happening faster than expected.


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Darling Ingredients Successfully Navigates Macro Headwinds

Whether it's trade wars, the impact of African Swine Fever, or the absent blenders tax credit, the rendering and biodiesel leader is doing just fine.

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Stamps.com Delivers as Promised, Boosts Full-Year Guidance

The online postage and shipping specialist is on track with its new strategic direction.


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Why Intelsat Stock Jumped 16.4% in July

The satellite communications specialist rose ahead of its quarterly report and new satellite launch. Here's what investors need to know.


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Talend Sustains Its Impressive Cloud Momentum

And why you shouldn't fret over the cloud integration leader's latest guidance revision.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Disney dropped and Match Group popped on a wild day for the broader markets.


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Why Sohu.com Stock Jumped Today

The Chinese internet media leader is bouncing back from its post-earnings plunge earlier this week.