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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 iQiyi Stock Is Soaring Today

Investors cheered an impressive quarterly report from the Chinese video-streaming leader.


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Talend Tempers Guidance (Again) as Recurring Revenue Soars

But the market isn't impressed with its latest quarterly beat. Here's what investors need to know.


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Retail Opportunity Investments Looks to End Its Acquisitive Drought

The shopping-center REIT is about to resume property acquisitions soon. Investors should consider buying before that happens.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

Why HP and CVS soared on a flat day for the markets.


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Why Paysign Stock Popped Today

With key plasma programs successfully onboard, the prepaid card program company can focus on the future.

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Why Office Depot Stock Popped Today

The office products retail chain is bolstering profitability while it builds a pipeline for future growth.


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Why Sierra Wireless Stock Dropped Today

From accelerating revenue declines to lowered full-year guidance, there was little to like about this quarterly report.


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Sierra Wireless Posts a Quarterly Miss, Lowers Guidance

With revenue declines at both IoT solutions and embedded systems, the wireless connectivity-equipment specialist started the second half on a down note.


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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

Why Uber dropped and Chegg popped on a mixed day for the broader market.


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Why Chegg Stock Soared Today

The education technology specialist delivered a solid beat and raise.

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What Happened in the Stock Market Today

See why Under Armour and McDonald's fell even as the markets rallied on Monday.


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Why 2U Stock Popped Today

An activist investor is reportedly pushing the company to consider "strategic alternatives," including a sale.


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Why SS&C Technologies Stock Popped Today

A healthy beat and raise drove shares of the financial services software company higher to end the week.


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Why Fitbit Stock Soared Today

It's official: Google is acquiring Fitbit.


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Carter's Revalues Skip Hop, but Its Namesake Brand Powers It Forward

Don't be fooled by the children's clothing retailer's quarterly earnings decline.

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SS&C Beats Estimates and Raises Guidance With a Busy Quarter

The financial services software leader took several steps in the right direction in Q3.


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Why Murphy USA Stock Popped Today

The gas-station chain crushed earnings estimates this quarter.


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What Investors Need to Know About FireEye's Latest Earnings Beat

The cybersecurity specialist's modest growth in the third quarter failed to inspire.


Gartner Steps Over a Low Bar With Its Solid Third Quarter

Are previous investments to capture growth in global business sales starting to yield fruit?


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Is Lam Research a Buy After Giving Up Its Post-Earnings Pop?

The semiconductor solutions leader is well-positioned for future growth.