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Jason Hall

Jason Hall

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Born and raised in the Deep South of Georgia, Jason now calls Southern California home. A Fool since 2006, he began contributing to Fool.com in 2012. Trying to invest better? Like learning about companies with great (or really bad) stories? Jason can usually be found there, cutting through the noise and trying to get to the heart of the story.



Recent articles

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Earnings Roundup: Tesla, Nucor, Enphase, and UPS

Discussing earnings from energy and industrials, plus prospects moving forward.


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What Investors Need to Know About Biden's Infrastructure Plan

Breaking down the infrastructure proposal and its potential impact on energy- and infrastructure-focused companies and society.


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5 Top Stocks for April

Wildflowers, baseball, and great stocks to buy with the turning of the calendar to April.


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Gold, Bitcoin, and You

How you can wisely add alternative assets to your portfolio for diversification.


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Is Clover Health a Disruptor or Distractor?

The Fools discuss one of today's most controversial health companies.

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What Investors Need to Know About the Texas Blackouts

Be prepared for the unexpected.


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Motley Fool Exclusive: David Gardner Interviews Trex CEO

David Gardner's recommendation of this green decking manufacturer has delivered massive gains for investors. Learn why -- and what's in store going forward -- in this exclusive interview.


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The Biggest Reason I'm Not Buying DoorDash Stock

Until there's evidence that customers have a reason to remain loyal, DoorDash and its competitors will continue a race to the bottom to grow.


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Should Investors Adjust Their Expectations for the Hottest High-Growth IPOs?

Huge surges in pre-IPO prices have investors feeling left out in the cold.


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Thinking About Buying Blink Charging Stock? Here's Why You Might Want to Avoid It

Even after the massive run-up over the past year, Blink Charging's business has yet to prove viable and competitive in the transition to EVs.

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My Top Stock to Own for the Next 10 Years

It's a surprising choice that's easy to overlook. But it's been a winner since going public, and has a massive trend in its favor.


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Here's How Brookfield Renewable's Latest Acquisition Is Very Different

The renewable energy producer is dipping its toes into a segment of commercial power production that's not where it normally operates.


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Should Dividend Investors Buy Preferred Stock? An Expert Explains the Pros and Cons

All dividend stocks are not the same. Even if they're issued by the same company.


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Looking at Oil Stocks for Dividends? This Expert Offers a Safer Alternative

As much as the environment for oil has improved, there is still massive uncertainty. And that creates a lot of risk for dividend investors.


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Home Sales Are Up Big in 2020: Experts Discuss Whether 2021 Could Be Even Better

The last time home sales were this high, they fell for the next two years. What should investors expect?

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Average Stock Market Return

Understanding the averages is only part of what investors need to do to be successful.


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Chart Industries Stock Is on a Tear: Can It Keep Running Higher?

Investors might have gotten out ahead of Chart's near-term prospects. But it remains a wonderful business worth paying attention to.


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This Is One of My Top Stocks for 2021

Even after total returns of more than 60% last year, this renewable energy stock is set for a great 2021 and beyond.


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Top Energy and Industrials Stocks for 2021

Looking at big trends in society to find our next investments.


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The Biggest Reason Why Teladoc Shouldn't Fear Amazon Entering Telehealth

Although it's a giant and formidable competitor, not even Amazon is big enough to eat the entire telehealth pie.