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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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2U Stock Plummets After Company Slashes Launch Plans

The market hates competitive concerns and business uncertainty -- and the educational technology company just provided plenty of both.


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Why 2U Stock Plunged Today

The specialist in online education platforms is sharply reducing the pace of new program launches. Here's why.


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FireEye Jumps Over a Low Bar, Reduces 2019 Guidance Anyway

Turns out the cybersecurity platform specialist is a victim of its own cloud-based success. Here's what investors need to know.


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For Corning, Weakness in Optical Communications Overshadows the Positives

Never mind the outperformance of the glass technologist's other businesses.


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Why Gartner Stock Dropped Today

The research and advisory firm is investing for future growth, and the market isn't pleased.

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Why SS&C Technologies Stock Plunged Today

The financial services software company lowered its full-year guidance. Here's why.


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Gartner Lowers 2019 Guidance Despite a Strong Second Quarter

Here's why the market research and advisory specialist tempered its outlook for the year.


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SS&C Technologies Lowers Its Outlook Despite a Strong Q2

The leader in financial services software reduced its guidance for the second time in as many quarters.


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3 Top E-Commerce Stocks to Buy Right Now

Don't let these promising e-commerce leaders pass you by.


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Yandex Rides Non-Core Business Growth to a Mixed Quarter

From taxis to media subscriptions, the Russian internet search leader ended the first half on a high note.

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Live Nation Rocks 10,000 Shows in a Record Quarter

Smaller concerts helped prop up growth rates in the busy second quarter.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Twitter and Starbucks stood out on a positive day for the broader markets.


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Why Alphabet Stock Popped Today

The parent company of Google destroyed expectations for the second quarter.


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Intel Processes a Beat on Surprising PC-Centric Strength

The tech juggernaut also raised its full-year guidance after its strong first half.


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Stock Market News: Alphabet Roars Higher; Amazon Underwhelms

See why Amazon dropped and the parent company of Google soared on Friday morning.

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Alphabet Smashes Expectations, Announces $25 Billion Repurchase Plan

Google's parent company left Wall Street in the dust.


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Boston Beer Brews a Beat and Raise Following Its Dogfish Merger

Hard seltzer and teas continue to prop up Boston Beer's earnings keg.


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Cypress Semi Posts Solid Results Ahead of Its Infineon Acquisition

The semiconductor manufacturing leader is being acquired, but that doesn't mean investors should stop paying attention.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Ford and PayPal dropped even harder than the broader markets.


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Comcast Showcases a Beat With Solid Internet, Mobile Growth

It wasn't a perfect quarter, but there was plenty to like in the media and telecommunication giant's latest report.