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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Fri Sep 23

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Tesla Hires Experienced Solar Industry Executive

Tesla's latest hire shows where the company's focus is.

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Twitter, Inc. Stock Jumps on Buyout Rumors

Twitter investors are optimistic about the idea of a buyout. But there's no official word of one yet.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 10:31 AM

Facebook, Inc.'s Massive Bet on Messaging Is Looking Genius

Remember when the media scoffed at Facebook's $22 billion bet on messaging? Those days are over.

Thu Sep 22

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Tesla Aims to Unveil Solar Roof With Integrated Energy Storage Next Month

Tesla's next-generation energy storage products are coming. Here's what we know.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 12:41 PM

Tesla Motors, Inc. Rolls Out Major Software Update

This isn't just an update -- it's a total overhaul. Here's how it highlights Tesla's software prowess.

Wed Sep 21

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Battle of Dividends: Apple, Inc. vs. Microsoft

Which tech juggernaut is a better investment for investors looking for a cash stream?

Tue Sep 20

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General Motors Company Delivers on Its Promise, Prices Electric Bolt at $37,495

Compelling range and price for its new Chevrolet Bolt give the Detroit automaker a strong start in fully electric vehicles.

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Tesla Motors, Inc.-SolarCity Deal Continues to Face Challenges

As Tesla battles shareholder lawsuits over its SolarCity acquisition, is the potential deal diverting management's attention away from important matters?

Mon Sep 19

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Tesla Factory Tour Reveals Model X Mania

An in-depth tour of Tesla's factory highlights rapid growth, undeniable ambition, and massive hurdles.

Thu Sep 15

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Tesla to Complete Massive Lithium-Ion Battery Storage Project in California

The project and its quick timeline for completion highlight Tesla's Gigafactory progress.

Wed Sep 14

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Tesla Motors, Inc. Autopilot Miles Are Soaring, Hitting "Roughly" 200 Million

Autopilot may see 1 billion miles of real-world use before it makes it into Model 3 late next year.

Tue Sep 13

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Apple, Inc.'s New iOS 10 Update Is Now Live

The company's latest version of its operating system for iPhone and iPad is here. And here's why it matters.

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 12:31 PM

General Motors' Chevy Bolt Boasts Impressive 238 Miles of All-Electric Range

With its all-electric Chevy Bolt, General Motors means business.

Mon Sep 12

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Tesla Motors, Inc.'s Latest Autopilot Update Won't Be Easily Imitated

Is Tesla's growing lead in driver assist technology turning into a competitive advantage?

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 3:21 PM

Will General Motors Company's Chevy Bolt Boast More Range Than Model 3?

The Chevy Bolt's range will be unveiled on Tuesday. Here's what to expect.

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HP Inc. Aims to Disrupt and Reinvent Copier Industry With Acquisition of Samsung's Printer Business

HP wants to bring innovation to an antiquated and slow-moving segment. But is this easier said than done?

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 10:21 AM

Tesla Motors, Inc. Announces "Dramatic" Safety Improvement for Autopilot

The electric-car maker is betting radar will take Autopilot to the next level, making its cars "by far" the safest on the road.

Sat Sep 10

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 12:36 PM

Apple Stock's iPhone 7 Sell-Off -- a Buying Opportunity?

The Street is worried iPhone 7 may not help Apple return to growth. But here's why investors should be buying shares as this pessimism mounts.

Fri Sep 9

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Tesla's Supercharger Network Is Expanding Rapidly -- but Is It Fast Enough?

If Tesla has its way, Model 3 will ship in the hundreds of thousands of units as soon as 2018. Will there be enough Supercharger stations?

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TMFDanielSparks published an article 8:48 AM

Tesla Motors Inc. Looks to Falcon Wing Doors for Marketing

Tesla's latest unconventional marketing depends heavily on Model X's ability to draw crowds.

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