TMFDanielSparks

Daniel Sparks

After a brief stint in the U.S. Army, Daniel graduated with his MBA and pursued his real passion: Investing. Writing for The Motley Fool enables him to do just that, he says. Living in the mountains of Colorado, Foolish writing is his connection to the business world. His investing philosophy is simple: Buy great businesses with the intention of holding for a very, very long time. If he's not hanging out with his family or friends or hitting the gym, you'll likely find him writing about stocks or devouring a business book. Follow him on Twitter to get links to his articles, quotes from books he reads, and a look at the sources that inspire him.

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Thu Jan 29

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Imagine Charging Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Model S in Just 5 Minutes

Electric-car maker Tesla Motors is already pushing the limits. But this would be an ultimate game changer.

Tue Jan 27

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:36 PM

3 Questions for Facebook, Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg Today

Before you tune into Facebook's fourth-quarter earnings, understand the background behind these three questions that will likely be asked during the Q&A portion of the earnings call.

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3 Questions for Apple, Inc. CEO Tim Cook Today

Apple's Tim Cook will likely be asked these questions today. Here's key background on these important topics.

Mon Jan 26

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 4:46 PM

Facebook, Inc. Earnings On Wednesday: What to Expect

Before you tune in to Facebook's earnings report, understand the background behind these key metrics.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 4:46 PM

Facebook, Inc. Earnings Tomorrow: What to Expect

Before you tune in to Facebook's earnings report, understand the background behind these key metrics.

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2 Metrics to Watch When Apple, Inc. Reports Earnings Today

These may be the two most important metrics to watch when Apple reports earnings Tuesday.

Thu Jan 22

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 4:15 PM

Meet Tesla Motors, Inc.'s "Destination Charging" -- the Fast-Growing Network Beyond Superchargers

Tesla is quietly but rapidly building another network of charging stations beyond the well-documented expansion of its Superchargers. In fact, there are already 350 of these stations.

Wed Jan 21

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 5:48 PM

Apple, Inc. Earnings Next Week -- Will the Tech Giant Crush Previous Records?

Here is all the information you'll need to tune into Apple's earnings report next week, as well as a preview of what to expect.

Tue Jan 20

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:12 PM

Tesla Motors Stock Is Down 34% in Less Than 6 Months -- What Should Investors Do?

Tesla stock has been slammed recently. What's the reason? And is it time to buy?

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By How Much Will Apple, Inc. Increase Its Dividend This Year?

It's not really a question of whether or not Apple will increase it's dividend this year. It's a question of by how much.

Fri Jan 16

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The Latest From Electric Car, Spaceship, and Hyperloop Man Elon Musk

We're talking about a vision for millions of electric cars, a test track for passenger-filled 800 mph pods, a car combining the best of a sports car with the utility of a minivan, and more.

Thu Jan 15

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Should Apple Inc. Shareholders Expect $200 Billion?

One analyst has a bold proposition for Apple management. But even more surprising than the proposition itself is that it's actually possible.

Wed Jan 14

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How Many Shares Will Apple, Inc. Repurchase This Year?

Apple stock's most important catalyst may not be the iPhone -- and it may not be the Apple Watch, either.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:51 PM

Why Tesla Motors, Inc. Stock Is Down 7% Today

Tesla shares slid after CEO Elon Musk's interview and press conference Tuesday. Here's the backstory.

Tue Jan 13

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 12:51 AM

Apple, Inc. Stock Valuation Explained in 2 Charts

After a 44% rise and with the New Year underway, it's time to return to Apple Stock's valuation. Does the tech giant's underlying value support the higher price tag?

Mon Jan 12

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 11:24 PM

2 Key Dates for Tech Investors This Month

Following Facebook and Apple stock? Mark these important dates and check in on these key metrics.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 7:44 PM

Tesla Motors, Inc. Is Busy Serving Loads of Dual-Motor Orders

A tour of Tesla's factory shows a strikingly high percentage of the October-announced dual-motor Model S on the final assembly line.

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What to Expect From Tesla Motors, Inc. CEO Elon Musk Tomorrow

When Musk takes the stage in Detroit, here are three key topics he'll likely cover.

Thu Jan 8

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:57 PM

Is Intel Corporation a Good Bet for Dividend Investors?

Up 45% in 12 months, is Intel stock still a solid bet for dividend investors?

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