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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How to Invest in Dividend Stocks: A Guide to Dividend Strategy

Here's what you need to know before you buy your first dividend stock.


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Could Nikola Be a Millionaire-Maker Stock?

Could the company's fuel-cell electric trucks disrupt the transportation industry? Maybe. But whether it's a winning investment now is a different question altogether.


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Why Bloom Energy Stock Is Down Today After Gaining 32% Tuesday

Yesterday's momentum has already faded.


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Better Buy: Berkshire Hathaway vs. JPMorgan Chase

A big thing that's bad for banks is good for Berkshire. But does that tip the scales?


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3 Housing Stocks to Watch

Get an update on the housing market and three stocks in the housing industry.

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Understanding Treasury Bonds and Other Investments

Treasury investments allow you to build a core bond portfolio with incredibly low default risk.


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Why Core Lab Stock Is Up Today

The tech-focused oilfield services company announced two things this week that give it more of a safety margin during the oil-market crash.


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Big Oil Stocks Are Crashing on More Bad News

Oil supply is rising while demand is still down.


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Why Chesapeake Energy Stock Is Down Sharply Again

Oil markets are getting tumultuous again as the COVID-19 pandemic worsens.


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Is It Time to Buy Brookfield Renewable Stock?

The renewable-energy stock has gone on an incredible run but is still below its 2020 high.

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Why Enphase Energy Is Down

The guys discuss the short report by Prescience Point on Enphase Energy.


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Genius Brands International Stock Is Falling Again Today: What You Need to Know

The overhang of 60 million shares that could be sold continues to send the production company's shares lower.


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Your Complete Guide to Corporate Bonds

Bonds issued by corporations can provide a steady stream of interest payments and other opportunities to profit. Here we'll explore the world of corporate bonds so you can see whether you're ready to invest in them.


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3 Top Oil Stocks to Buy Right Now

The oil industry is still in disarray, but there are opportunities for investors to profit.


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3 Top Renewable Energy Stocks to Buy Right Now

These three companies will play a big part in powering the future. They're all buy-worthy now.

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These 9 Oil Producers' Stocks Jumped -- Then Fell -- Tuesday

Retail spending is rising, and the Fed continues to stabilize financial markets. But COVID-19 isn't going away, and that has investors less optimistic as trading closes.


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Why Core Labs Stock Crashed Today When Other Oil Stocks Went Up

Shares of the oil-reservoir analysis and services company are headed the opposite direction from its peers.


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Bank of N.T. Butterfield Is a Finance Stock You Should Know

This offshore bank isn't a household name, but its ability to generate high returns makes it worth investors' consideration.


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How the Music Industry Has Changed

Music publishing has gone from physical to digital distribution and streaming. How has the business changed?


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Retail and Hospitality REITs Are Getting Crushed Today

The implications of COVID-19 affecting the economy for a long time are becoming more apparent.