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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Sat Aug 20

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Tesla Motors, Inc. Model X Deliveries Likely to Soar This Quarter

Tesla Model X deliveries will likely move closer to rivaling Model S this quarter. Here's one analyst's expectations for the new Tesla vehicle.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 3:41 PM

2 Warren Buffett Stocks to Buy in August

Now is a good time to follow Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway into these stock picks.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 11:46 AM

Apple Stock History in 2 Charts and 2 Tables

Here's a look at the key events behind AAPL history, Apple stock's performance, and the company's stock split history.

Thu Aug 18

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 7:11 PM

T-Mobile's New Unlimited Data Plan to Launch One Day Before Rumored iPhone Event

Timed to perfectly coincide with Apple's rumored iPhone launch, T-Mobile announces its most aggressive data plan yet.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:48 PM

SunEdison Semiconductor Ltd. Stock Soars 40% -- Here's Why

When a stock skyrockets about 40% in a single trading day, it turns a few heads. If you're wondering why the stock is up -- look no further.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:07 PM

Will Tesla Motors, Inc. Model S Sales Turn Upward in Q3?

After declining sequentially for two quarters in a row, what should investors expect from Model S sales this quarter?

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 8:47 AM

Tesla Reportedly Makes Another Game-Changing Manufacturing Hire

This could be one of Tesla's most important hires -- and it's making Elon Musk's bold vision for the company's future manufacturing capabilities look more realistic.

Wed Aug 17

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SpaceX Lands 6th Rocket, Moves Closer to Reusability

After landing another Falcon 9 last weekend, SpaceX is beginning to make a good case for reusability.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:51 PM

21Vianet Group Inc. Stock Falls 14% -- Here's What Happened

Higher-than-expected revenue wasn't enough for investors.

Tue Aug 16

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:41 PM

Billionaire Warren Buffett's Company Buys More Apple Stock -- Should You?

The famed investor's company just upped its stake in Apple by 55%. Here's what you need to know.

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Don't Sweat Alphabet's Brain Drain

Several key execs have stepped down from their posts at Alphabet subsidiaries in the past few months. On this episode, we explain why investors shouldn't worry too much.

Mon Aug 15

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Is Tesla Motors, Inc. Readying a 100D?

The electric-car maker could soon introduce a model with driving range on a single charge well beyond 300 miles.

Fri Aug 12

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 9:06 PM

How Many iPhones Will Apple, Inc. Sell This Quarter?

Here's what to expect this quarter from Apple's most-important segment.

Thu Aug 11

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 6:41 PM

Forecasting Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Q3 Deliveries: Expect a Huge Jump

Tesla has big expectations for the second half, but it didn't provide guidance for the current quarter. What should investors expect?

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 4:06 PM

3 Bargain Stocks to Buy and Hold for a Decade

These stocks boast powerful business models and market-crushing potential.

Wed Aug 10

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 9:07 PM

Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Retail Expansion Is Ambitious

The electric-car maker's newest retail location previews the company's ambitious vision for Tesla-branded stores as the company ramps up new store openings ahead of the Model 3.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 2:06 PM

Apple's Stock Split History

Adjusted for splits, Apple stock's historical, millionaire-making return is mind-boggling. Here's everything you need to know about the tech giant's stock splits over the years.

Tue Aug 9

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 6:06 PM

Inphi Corporation Stock Soars -- Here's Why

Here's a breakdown of the key figures Behind Inphi stock's big move this week.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 8:16 AM

Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Energy Business: Next-Gen Product to Give Segment a Boost

Tesla has an energy storage product under wraps positioned to blow away competition, Elon Musk says.

Sat Aug 6

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 1:02 PM

Apple, Inc. Stock Bounces Back -- Too Late to Buy?

With the stock up 20% from its 52-week low, have investors already missed their buying opportunity?

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