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Timothy Green

Timothy Green


Tim writes about technology and consumer goods stocks for The Motley Fool. He's a value investor at heart, doing his best to avoid hyped-up nonsense.
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Dow Jones Rises as Disney Earnings Loom, Home Depot Expands Distribution Network

Disney's numbers are going to be rough this afternoon, and Home Depot is building three new distribution centers to handle increased demand.

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Why Shares of Avid Technology Surged Today

While revenue took a tumble, the bottom line soared thanks to cost cuts.

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Dow Jones Jumps 200 Points; Apple Buys Mobile Payments Start-Up; Microsoft Interested in TikTok's U.S. Operations

Apple could expand its mobile payments business, and Microsoft is in talks to acquire a wildly popular social media app.

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S&P 500 Index Rises Thanks to Big Tech

Apple, Amazon, and Facebook far exceeded expectations when they reported on Thursday.

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Dow Jones Slumps Despite Apple's Blockbuster Earnings; Caterpillar Stock Sinks on Weak Demand

Apple beat analyst estimates by a mile with its fiscal third-quarter results, and Caterpillar is suffering a steep drop in demand for its products.

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Why National Instruments Stock Tumbled Today

The second quarter was a bit weaker than expected.


S&P 500 Sinks on Rough Economic Data; UPS Reports E-Commerce Boom; Big Tech Posts Blowout Earnings

UPS is seeing a huge bump in e-commerce shipments, and big tech companies surprised with solid results.

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Dow Jones Down 200 Points as Exxon Mulls Cost Cuts, Procter & Gamble Grows Sales

Exxon is reportedly looking at deep cost cuts to save its dividend, and cleaning supplies are strong sellers for P&G.

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Why Qualcomm Stock Is Surging Today

The chip company's results beat expectations, and a new licensing agreement will boost revenue next quarter.

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S&P 500 Rallies as AMD and L Brands Stocks Soar

AMD put up solid second-quarter numbers, and L Brands is aggressively cutting costs.


Dow Jones Rises Despite Rough Reports From Boeing and Visa

Boeing is cutting production further, and Visa saw a big slump in payments volume during the quarter.

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Why Littelfuse Stock Jumped Today

While sales were sharply lower, the circuit protection company's results held up better than expected.

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S&P 500 Drops After Earnings From National Oilwell Varco, F5 Networks, and 3M Fail to Impress; AMD Surges After Hours

Some stocks suffered big losses on Tuesday after reporting earnings. AMD beat estimates in the afternoon, setting itself up for a rally on Wednesday.

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Dow Jones Tries to Bounce Back After McDonald's and 3M Report Weak Earnings

McDonald's is having big problems with breakfast, and 3M is still seeing weak demand for a variety of product categories.

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S&P 500 Jumps as Big Tech Earnings Loom, Hasbro Falls Short

Apple, Amazon, Alphabet, and Facebook report this week. They'll need to do better than Hasbro, which missed analyst estimates across the board.

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Dow Jones Gains as Intel Reportedly Places Order With TSMC, Walgreens CEO Resigns

A report from Taiwan indicates that Intel is turning to a third-party foundry for some of its upcoming chips, and Walgreens is searching for a new CEO.

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Why Taiwan Semiconductor Stock Jumped Today

The semiconductor manufacturer is getting a boost from Intel's troubles.

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Dow Jones Slumps as Intel Stock Gutted by 7nm Delay, Verizon Gains on Earnings Beat

Intel is having problems with its 7nm process, and Verizon's results weren't as bad as feared.

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Dow Jones Dragged Down by Microsoft and Apple Stocks

Microsoft's earnings report failed to ignite a rally, and an analyst warned investors to steer clear of Apple stock.


Dow Jones Posts Modest Gain as Slack Files Microsoft Antitrust Complaint, IBM Stock Upgraded

Slack goes nuclear on Microsoft over Teams, and IBM stock could gain from hybrid cloud growth.