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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Textron Accelerates Growth Amid Restructuring Initiatives

But the industrial conglomerate's profitability is still under pressure.


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Why Altria Stock Dropped Today

With legal challenges mounting for JUUL, the tobacco juggernaut took a huge impairment charge and reduced its targets for earnings growth.


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eBay's Guidance Underwhelms (Again)

Strong earnings and weak revenue trends once again left investors wanting more from the online marketplace.


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Tanger Factory Outlets Raises Its Dividend Despite Near-Term Headwinds

It's only a penny per share higher, but the outlet-center REIT's payout now offers an incredible 9.1% annual yield.


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Polaris Industries Cruises Into 2020 With Momentum on Its Side

The ORV and motorcycle specialist enjoyed broad-based growth to end 2019.

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Why Polaris Industries Stock Popped Today

The off-road vehicle leader ended 2019 on a strong note.


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Why iQiyi Stock Dropped Today

The high-flying Chinese video-streaming site is falling along with the broader market.


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Buy Under Armour Before North American Growth Turns for the Better

Even after rebounding nicely from its lows, 2020 could represent an important turning point for the athletic apparel and footwear company.


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It Might Be Time to Put Some Cash to Work in Workday

Consider picking up shares of the HCM leader before new products start to contribute to growth.


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Why Zillow Is Now Teaming Up With Homebuilders

The move should spur growth for the company's Zillow Offers program. Here's what investors need to know.

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Why Opera Stock Plunged Today

A short-seller hit the web browser and microlending company with a scathing report.


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Why The Trade Desk Stock Jumped 123.8% in 2019

The programmatic ad specialist had a banner year.


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Why Skechers Stock Soared 88.7% in 2019

The casual footwear company delivered not-so-casual gains last year.


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Why YETI Holdings Stock Jumped 134.4% In 2019

The recently IPO'd cooler maker consistently outperformed last year.


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Why Criteo Stock Dropped Today

Google wants to phase out third-party cookies in Chrome within two years. That may (or may not) be bad for the ad-retargeting specialist.

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Why LivePerson Stock Jumped 96.2% in 2019

The live chat platform saw an "inflection" in growth last year that should continue into 2020.


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Why Tyson Foods Stock Soared 70.5% in 2019

The protein-centric food company had the wind at its back last year.


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Why Copart Stock Zoomed 90.3% Higher in 2019

The online auto auction leader issued one quarterly beat after another last year.


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Why DocuSign Stock Jumped 84.9% in 2019

The e-signature leader consistently overdelivered in the second half of last year.


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Why Intelsat Stock Plunged 67.1% in 2019

Federal regulators don't appear willing to let the satellite communications company auction off its C-band spectrum in the way it would prefer.