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

Why Gran Tierra Stock Is Down 16% on Wednesday

Equipment failures and political strife in Colombia are taking a bite out of its production. Investors are clearly worried about this, but today's fearful sell-off could be an opportunity to buy.



Is Senior Housing Properties Trust a Buy?

If you're looking for a predictable source of income, look elsewhere. A risk-reward investment on a turnaround? Not until there's more "turnaround" happening.


5 Best Solar Stocks to Buy

Renewable energy is in high demand, and that will only grow over the long term. The top solar energy stocks present a great way to profit from the future of energy.


3 Top Chinese Stocks to Watch in June

Despite the ongoing trade war with the U.S., investors shouldn't be ignoring companies in China. To the contrary, here are three that could be worth buying.







Here's Why Mattel Inc Stock Fell Today

Mattel is one of the biggest losers today on fears that the Trump administration's use of tariffs could hurt corporate earnings and damper economic growth.



Is Transocean a Buy?

Based on the book value of its assets, yes. But that's only if the company can turn those assets into greater cash flow going forward.