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. Daniel covers the tech sector. 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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Mon Sep 29

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What Facebook, Inc. Stock Investors Need to Know About Atlas

Is Facebook's new ad platform a game-changer for the stock?

Fri Sep 26

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iPhone 6 Plus Bending: Issue or Not?

Concerns over bending iPhone 6 Plus devices shaved about $20 billion off of Apple's market capitalization on Thursday. But was the sell-off truly merited?

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My First-Hand Experience With Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Ninja-Like Service

Ninjas. Elves. Formula One crews. These are the things that come to mind when I try to describe my first experience with Tesla service. But is this impressive level of service sustainable?

Tue Sep 23

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Android Switchers Could Drive Impressive iPhone 6 Sales

Apple may see the "mother of all upgrades" with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus as Android users switch.

Mon Sep 22

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Want to Buy Tesla Motors, Inc. Stock? Wait for a Bigger Sell-Off

Yes, Tesla is firing on all cylinders. But valuation matters.

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Solar City Corp. and Tesla Motors, Inc.: Better Together

The key facts and developments you need to understand about SolarCity and Tesla's partnership -- and why it could be incredibly disruptive.

Fri Sep 19

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Apple’s iPhone 6 Launch Sales Will Be Record-Breaking

This is likely to be a huge weekend for Apple and its new iPhone 6 models. Here's why.

Thu Sep 18

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4 Revealing Quotes About Apple Inc.'s Future

Apple CEO Tim Cook has provided some key insight into the company's future. Here are the most important takeaways from one of his most revealing interviews ever.

Mon Sep 15

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Is Apple One of the Best Companies in America?

A holistic look at Apple's interactions with key stakeholders paints very notable and optimistic picture.

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Is Google One of the Best Companies in America?

In today's business textbooks, Google is frequently cited as a prime example of a new breed of great companies taking unprecedented measures to redefine social responsibility. Here's a glimpse of Google's game-changing approaches to setting ethical [more]

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Is Facebook One of the Best Companies in America?

Facebook certainly isn't perfect. But a look at the social network from the perspective of its four most important stakeholders suggests it is likely among America's best companies.

Thu Sep 11

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Apple Watch and iPhone 6 Event: 5 Can't-Miss Quotes

For Apple, Tuesday marked a new chapter in the company's story. Here are five quotes from the important event that you don't want to miss.

Wed Sep 10

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Apple's iPhone 6 Event: The 3 Most Surprising Announcements

Recapping the most surprising announcements from Apple's Tuesday event.

Tue Sep 9

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The New Apple Watch -- Why It Is a Game-Changer for Apple Stock

The Apple Watch is a big enough catalyst to make the stock a buy. Here's why.

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Apple, Inc.'s Event Tomorrow: 3 Big Question Marks

Heading in to Apple's iPhone event tomorrow, three big questions are raising eyebrows.

Mon Sep 8

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Twitter Inc. Rolls Out a Buy Button -- What Investors Need to Know

Can Twitter tap into a meaningful growth opportunity with this new feature?

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Apple, Inc.'s Unveiling Event Today: 3 Big Question Marks

Heading in to Apple's iPhone event today, three big questions are raising eyebrows.

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Japan, Meet Tesla Motors, Inc.

With the first Model S deliveries, Telsa's international expansion is looking hot. Here is why this market will be key for Musk and Co.

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Apple, Inc.'s Event Tomorrow: 3 Big Question Marks

Heading in to Apple's iPhone event tomorrow, three big questions are raising eyebrows.

Fri Sep 5

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iPhone 6 Release -- What Apple Stock Investors Need to Know

Behind all the rumors and part leaks, here are the fundamental drivers that matter going into the iPhone 6 launch this Tuesday.

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