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Matthew Frankel, CFP

Matthew Frankel, CFP


Matt is a Certified Financial Planner based in South Carolina who has been writing for The Motley Fool since 2012. Matt specializes in writing about bank stocks, REITs, and personal finance, but he loves any investment at the right price. Follow him on Twitter to keep up with his latest work!

Recent articles

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1 Apparel Stock Growing Sales by 65% This Year

Here's one athletic apparel company you might want to put on your radar.


Is Under Armour Stock a Buy Right Now?

Is the apparel manufacturer the best way to play the fitness space?


Could AppFolio's Growth Accelerate in 2021 and Beyond?

AppFolio's recent numbers aren't thrilling, but could that change?

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Is Matterport a Buy Before the SPAC Merger?

This spacial data company looks promising. Should investors take a closer look before it's officially a public company?


Why Is Lemonade Stock Higher Friday While the Market Is Dropping?

The insurance tech company is one of the best performers of the day.


Is Adidas the Best Fitness Stock to Buy Now?

Here's what investors need to know about this athletic apparel manufacturer.

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Is Nike Stock a Good Buy Now?

Does the king of sports apparel belong in your portfolio?

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Blackstone Is Taking QTS Realty Private

The data center market is hot, and it's attracting big private investments.


A Fintech IPO to Watch and a Very Complex SPAC Deal

Here's what's new around the financial sector this week.


Is Planet Fitness a Good Buy in 2021?

Is this low-price gym franchisor a stock worth keeping on your radar?

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Is Iron Mountain a Great Data Center Stock?

This company is building its presence in the data center space, but there are a few things investors should know.


Here's 1 Fitness Stock Value Investors Should Check Out

It isn't the biggest or most trendy fitness brand, but this stock could be an excellent value.

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2 Stocks With Tremendous Long-Term Potential

Here are two stocks that could be worth a look for patient long-term investors.

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3 Great Housing Stocks for 2021 and Beyond

Here's a quick basket of stocks to play the strong U.S. housing market.


Up 50%, Is Wells Fargo Still a Bargain?

Wells Fargo has been one of the best-performing financial stocks, but could it still have lots of upside potential?

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1 Fintech IPO to Put on Your Radar

You may not have heard of this fintech yet, but it could be an exciting growth story to watch.

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Breaking Down Bill Ackman's Universal Music SPAC Deal

This could be the most complicated SPAC deal yet, but we've got you covered.

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Chamath Palihapitiya's 4 New SPACs Are Getting Ready to Launch

Here's what investors need to know about the prominent SPAC investor's new blank-check companies.

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1 Advertising Stock With Huge Upside Potential

Don't think digital media advertising is the only smart way to invest.

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Here's Why I'm Excited About Pershing Square Tontine Holdings' SPAC Deal

Many investors weren't thrilled to hear Bill Ackman's plans, but I can see the value in it.