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 Apr 30

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Tesla Motors, Inc. to Invest in Solar-Backed Charging Stations in Japan

Tesla is ramping up its efforts to make a dent in Japan's auto market.

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Apple, Inc. Increases Its Dividend Again

What investors need to know about Apple's recent dividend increase.

Wed Apr 29

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3 Things Tim Cook Wants You To Know About Apple Watch

With the Apple Watch as fresh as it is, any information is useful at this point. Here are some new comments from the CEO on the device.

Tue Apr 28

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Read This Before You Sell Twitter Inc. Stock

Twitter stock plummeted after worse-than-expected quarterly results Tuesday. Should investors turn and flee?

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Tesla Motors, Inc. to Announce the "Missing Piece" This Week

As two analysts voice their bull case for Tesla's foray into energy storage, Tesla stock climbs higher.

Sat Apr 25

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When It Comes to Users, Facebook Inc. Is Still Crushing It

While revenue and EPS may not have made the spotlight during Q1, Facebook's user growth and engagement continued to shine.

Fri Apr 24

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Twitter, Inc. Earnings: Can User Growth Accelerate?

Here's why investors should keep an eye user growth when the company reports earnings Tuesday.

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3 Questions for Apple, Inc. CEO Tim Cook Today

After Apple releases earnings today, Tim Cook will join the live conference call. Here are three topics likely to come up.

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The Apple Watch Is Missing This Crucial Feature

The Apple Watch may very well be the best fitness device ever created. But it's still missing one critical feature.

Thu Apr 23

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3 Surprising Apple Watch Specs

The Apple watch is here, and so are its most surprising tech features.

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Investors Glimpse Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Potential in Energy Storage

Tesla's plans in energy storage are incredibly ambitious.

Tue Apr 21

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3 Questions For Facebook, Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg Today

When the young CEO joins the live conference call today, analysts will be loaded with questions. Here are three topics Facebook management will likely cover.

Mon Apr 20

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 7:18 PM

Twitter, Inc. Beefs Up Its Direct Messaging

Twitter just made direct messaging within its app easier than ever. Here's why the social platform is taking private messaging seriously.

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Facebook Inc. Earnings: It's All About the Users

Tuning in to Facebook's earnings this week? It's time to check in on the health of the social network's user base.

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How Elon Musk Almost Sold Tesla Motors, Inc. to Google

Breaking: The backstory behind a near Google-Tesla deal in 2013.

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Read This Before You Sell Apple Inc. Stock

Thinking about selling Apple stock after such a significant gain in the past twelve months? Read this first.

Fri Apr 17

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 11:49 AM

Apple Watch Review -- Development, Release and Future

From rumors to launch, here's how Apple's latest new product came about.

Fri Apr 10

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Tesla Motors, Inc. Stock This Week: The 70D and 2015 Model S Reviews

It was a news-filled week for Tesla. Here are some of the key items throughout the week, as well as a look at why the stock jumped about 10%.

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Netflix, Inc. Earnings This Week: Don't Overlook These Items

Tuning in to Netflix's earnings report next week? Here are some of the key items to watch for when the results go live.

Wed Apr 8

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Tesla Motors Announces 70D Model S, Says Goodbye to 60

Tesla just upped the ante, making the value proposition for electric cars more compelling than ever.

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