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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Why Raven Industries Quickly Retreated From Last Week's Post-Earnings Pop

The industrial mini-conglomerate is under pressure despite a reasonably solid quarterly report and new strategic growth plan.


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Why Trivago Stock Popped Today

This could be bargain hunters at work on Cyber Monday.


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Why GTT Communications Stock Popped Today

The telecom and ISP company is moving forward with plans to divest noncore assets.


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Ambarella Powers Forward Despite Continued Macroeconomic Strife

The video-processing chip leader pulled back even after posting solid quarterly results. Here's what investors need to know.


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Palo Alto Networks Finds Another Acquiree, but Guides Low (Again)

A light forward outlook once again overshadowed the cybersecurity-platform company's latest solid quarter.

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What Was Wrong With Willams-Sonoma's Latest Quarterly Beat?

With the stock up big this year and comps at its namesake stores still falling, the home-furnishings leader's solid third quarter wasn't enough to please the market.


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Why Buckle Stock Popped Today

The fashion retailer designed a strong quarterly beat.


Splunk Posts Another Beat and Raise as Recurring Revenue Soars

With its shift to a renewable model nearly complete, the operational-intelligence platform leader looks as strong as ever.


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iRobot Takes a Big Step Toward Negating the Impact of Chinese Tariffs

But the home robotics leader is just getting started.


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Refocusing on Yandex's Latest Quarter

Amid reports of eased restrictions on foreign ownership, investors would do well to take a closer look at the Russian Internet search leader's latest results.

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Why Lowe's Stock Popped Today

The home-improvement retail chain posted a strong third-quarter beat and raised its full-year outlook.


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Ping Identity Is Worth a Look Even After Its Post-Earnings Pop

Fresh off its IPO and a stellar quarterly update, the cybsecurity firm is a worthy portfolio candidate.


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Stock Market News: Kohl's and Home Depot Sink as Earnings Underwhelm

The two large retail chains were reeling on a down morning for the broader market. Here's what investors need to know.


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Why Farfetch Stock Soared Today

The fashion-centric technology platform delivered a quarterly beat and raise.


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Why SINA Stock Plunged Today

Disappointing guidance from Weibo left the Chinese internet media leader reeling.

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Why Cardlytics Stock Soared 43% on Wednesday

Investors cheered a strong beat-and-raise performance from the purchase-intelligence platform leader.


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Why Line Stock Popped 26% on Wednesday

The messaging app is in talks to potentially merge with Yahoo! Japan.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

Here's why Tesla and Disney were on the move as the broader markets rallied.


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Why 2U Stock Fell Despite Its "Strong" Quarter

The online education platform company is being more selective about graduate program launches -- but investors need to wait until next year for more details on its growth plans.


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Boston Omaha Tacks On New Billboards in Another Steady Quarter

No big surprises this quarter from the billboard and surety insurance specialist.