Jason Hall

Jason Hall

TMFVelvetHammer

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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The Worst Stock I Bought This Year and Why I'm Not Selling

Not every stock has gone up in 2020.


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The Huge Trend Behind the Most Important Housing Chart Investors Might Ever See

Homebuilders could be about to have their best decade ever.


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This Home Improvement Stock Is Up 70% This Year, but One Expert Says It's Worth Buying Now

A 70% run higher for a manufacturing stock may sound like it's time to sell. One expert says the company has a huge trend behind it that makes it worth buying.


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Expert Investor Owns Up to His Biggest Investing Mistake So Far

And it's cost him tens of thousands in missed gains.


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What's the Best Brookfield Stock to Buy Now?

The alternative asset manager and its subsidiaries have all delivered wonderful returns for investors. An expert offers his opinion on which is the best buy now.

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Who's the Biggest Winner From the Ulta Beauty and Target Deal?

Sometimes everyone wins.


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Dividend Growth Model

Looking to determine fair value for a dividend stock? Here are some useful formulas to help you get there.


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Airbnb Prepares to IPO

What you need to know.


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What Potential Investors Need to Know About DoorDash

Discover how DoorDash plans to deliver on investors' expectations.


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Want to Invest Better? A Successful Investor Explains How He Does It

An investor with a track record of success breaks down his process and how you can use it to improve your own results.

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3 E-Commerce Stocks Besides Amazon Set for a Huge Holiday Season

Amazon is a lock to have a huge holiday season, but it's not alone. Here are three more stocks set for a big e-commerce boost as we sprint toward the end of 2020.


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Experts Debate: What Stock (Besides Amazon) Is Most Representative of the U.S. Stock Market?

Amazon is quickly becoming very much a reflection of the American market, but is there a better stock that represents the entire group?


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How 3 Experts Think About Stock Market Volatility

Focusing on your financial goals is a great starting point to getting the best returns from stocks.


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Microsoft's Growth Engine is Firing on All Cylinders

Double-digit growth in almost all of Big Softy's most important business units.


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Will Retail REITs Struggle or Thrive in 2021?

2020 has been brutal for many retail real estate owners. But their prospects next year and beyond may be better than investors think.

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Why Investors Shouldn't Ignore This High-Growth Utility Stock's Hydrogen Ambitions

Hydrogen stocks have mostly been bad investments over the past couple of decades. NextEra Energy's pivot to clean hydrogen could point to a profitable future for the industry.


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Why Pinterest May Be the Perfect Social Media Site for Advertisers

Facebook's dominance in attracting social media advertising spend may have a challenger.


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Experts Debate: Is AT&T a High-Yield Bargain or a Dividend Trap?

Three experts argue over the telecom's prospects. Who's got it right?


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Looking for Coronavirus Recovery Stocks? Do This One Thing First

Bad businesses are still bad businesses.


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Walker & Dunlop Answered One Analyst's Biggest Question Last Quarter

Commercial real estate has struggled this year, but Walker & Dunlop is growing.