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Rich Duprey

Rich has been a Fool since 1998 and writing for the site since 2004. After 20 years of patrolling the mean streets of suburbia, he hung up his badge and gun to take up a pen full time. Having made the streets safe for Truth, Justice and Krispy Kreme donuts, he now patrols the markets looking for companies he can lock up as long-term holdings in a portfolio. So follow me on Facebook and Twitter for the most important industry news in retail and consumer products and other great stories.

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TMFCop published an article 7:06 PM

Molycorp Inc's Bankruptcy Is the Beginning of the End for Rare Earths Miners

Rare earths miner will live to fight another day -- for a little while anyway.

Thu Jul 2

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TMFCop published an article 11:06 AM

How New Safety Standards Could Cause Polaris Industries to Roll Over

Powersport vehicle makers fear regulation will ruin the allure of off-road vehicles

Wed Jul 1

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TMFCop published an article 1:03 PM

Forget Shake Shack, The Habit Is Fast Casual's Best Burger Joint

One better-burger chain overshadows the others in the media, but that doesn't make it the better investment.

Tue Jun 30

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TMFCop published an article 7:41 PM

Can Coca-Cola Afford to Invest in This Feel-Good Project?

The beverage giant is fighting to reverse a serious decline in its soda business, so what's it doing giving away money to vanity projects?

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TMFCop published an article 10:00 AM

CVS Health Corp.'s 5-Point Plan to Recoup Tobacco's Lost $2 Billion in Sales

This is how the pharmacy chain is fighting to bring back customers who left after cigarettes were stubbed out.

Mon Jun 29

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Can You Guess Which Grocery Store Sells The Most Affordable Organic Food? (Hint: It's Not Costco)

The big box store may be the new leader in organic produce, but consumers can still do better elsewhere

Sun Jun 28

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TMFCop published an article 7:40 AM

3 Reasons Coca-Cola Stock Could Rise

The beverage company has lost its pop, but that doesn't mean its stock can't still bubble up.

Sat Jun 27

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TMFCop published an article 4:26 PM

Here Are Retail's 3 Top-Rated CEOs

Two of them are no surprise, but the third is one you've likely never heard of before.

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TMFCop published an article 12:00 PM

Why You Don't Have to Check Out of Wal-Mart After This Mega Supermarket Merger

Two European chains with a big U.S. presence agreed to merger and create the fourth largest supermarket chain

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TMFCop published an article 9:40 AM

Get Ready For the New Gun Sales Boom

A shooting tragedy is reviving calls for new restrictions on access to guns.

Fri Jun 26

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TMFCop published an article 2:23 PM

3 Reasons Why the New Darden Restaurants Inc. REIT Might Be Wrong for Investors

The owner of Olive Garden wants to spin off property held by the Italian restaurant chain, but investors might get shortchanged by such a move.

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TMFCop published an article 9:00 AM

3 Reasons Coca-Cola Company Stock Could Fall

Beverage giant's strategy for shoring up falling soda consumption leaves investors feeling flat

Wed Jun 24

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TMFCop published an article 4:00 PM

3 Reasons Yum! Brands' Stock Could Fall

The restaurant operator's stock has brushed off food scandals of the past, but that might not continue

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TMFCop published an article 1:16 PM

Sonic Corporation's 22% Jump in Profits Shows Why McDonald's Is Doomed

Aren't greasy foods like burgers and fries supposed to be on the way out?

Tue Jun 23

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TMFCop replied to the Folly In South Carolina board. 9:29 PM

Re: Damn Yankees!

Wow, I can't believe it's been 7 years since I visited South Carolina. And I haven't been able to get back.

It wasn't too long after I returned home that the bottom fell out of the housing market here. Did I say then that the NY metro area [more]

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TMFCop published an article 12:35 PM

Zoe's Kitchen Inc CFO Just Resigned -- Should You Be Worried?

Sudden management shake-ups are rarely good omens, but sometimes a cigar is just a cigar.

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TMFCop published an article 12:34 PM

3 Reasons J.C. Penney Company Stock Could Rise

Wall Street seems to regularly count out the department store's chances of recovery, but keeps getting surprised.

Mon Jun 22

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TMFCop published an article 2:02 PM

3 Reasons Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Stock Could Fall

The king of retail is on the road to recovery, but there may be obstacles ahead to derail its efforts.

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TMFCop published an article 1:44 PM

Why Is Whole Foods Market Inc. Undermining Organic Farmers?

The grocer has been a friend to organic growers up to now, but its new produce rating program might undo all the good work

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