TMFSymington

Steve Symington

After graduating from the University of Montana, where he studied Computer Science (Software Systems) and Mathematics, Steve worked for seven years in the defense & aerospace industry as a sales engineer, software developer, and network administrator. But his love for responsible long-term investing and delving into 10-Ks ultimately led him to The Motley Fool, where he has served as a Technology and Consumer Goods Specialist since early 2013. If you enjoy his musings, connect with him on Twitter and Facebook so you don't miss a thing.

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Fri Sep 19

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3 Things to Watch When Nike, Inc. Reports Earnings

When Nike reports earnings on Thursday, Sept. 25, there's much more to watch than just earnings and revenue.

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TMFSymington published an article 2:23 PM

Home Depot's Record-Breaking Credit Card Breach Could Have Been Much Worse

Home Depot stock rose after it said 56 million cards were affected. Here's why.

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Look Out LeapFrog, Amazon's Got a New Kid-Friendly Tablet

LeapFrog is counting on sales of its LeapPad tablets to drive results in the coming quarters -- but that won't happen if Amazon has anything to do with it.

Thu Sep 18

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3 Best Stocks for Investing in Restaurants

Looking for great restaurant stocks? Here are three of the best the stock market has to offer.

Wed Sep 17

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Is It Time to Buy Nike, Inc. Stock?

Shares of Nike are up big over the past year, but it might be time to buy more.

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With AT&T's Help, NVIDIA's Upgraded SHIELD Tablet is Poised to Succeed

Here's why NVIDIA just enlisted the telecom giant's help to sell its new gaming tablet.

Tue Sep 16

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TMFSymington published an article 6:05 PM

Adobe's Earnings: Cloud Aspirations Continue to Gain Steam

Adobe just turned in a mixed quarter by Wall Street's estimates, but its results were solid by any other measure.

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Why Apple, Inc.'s iPhone 6 Doesn't Have a Sapphire Display

Shocked the iPhone 6 won't have a sapphire display? Here's what stopped Apple from using the durable material.

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The 2 Biggest Problems With the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is certainly slick, but these two key issues could prove to be its undoing.

Mon Sep 15

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lululemon Stock Popped: Should You Buy Now?

Lululemon is up 14% during the past three days; is this yoga apparel specialist's turnaround finally taking hold?

Sat Sep 13

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TMFSymington published an article 12:56 AM

3 Reasons Nike, Inc.'s Stock Could Rise

Nike stock has risen 26% over the past year. Here's why the footwear and apparel behemoth could continue that streak.

Fri Sep 12

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TMFSymington published an article 4:49 PM

This Surprising Company Powers Almost Every Smartphone on Earth

Hint: It's not Apple or Samsung.

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2 Major Problems With the Samsung Galaxy Note Edge

One feature makes the Galaxy Note Edge the most exciting phablet yet -- but it could also be its downfall.

Thu Sep 11

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Why Apple, Inc. May Have Doomed the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Apple's new device poses a serious threat to Samsung's latest phablet.

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Why RadioShack Corporation Stock Is Skyrocketing Today

Is RadioShack's pop meaningful? Or just another movement?

Wed Sep 10

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TMFSymington published an article 6:34 PM

At $0.99, Amazon.com's Fire Phone Might Finally Be Heating Up

Previously dubbed a flop, Amazon's new Fire Phone is showing signs of life.

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TMFSymington published an article 2:47 PM

"Destiny" is Activision Blizzard's Biggest-Ever New Franchise Launch -- What's Next?

Here's how Destiny delivered $500 million in sales its first day, and what to expect going forward.

Tue Sep 9

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TMFSymington published an article 7:41 PM

1 Stock (Wrongly) Getting Crushed by the Apple Watch Announcement

Details are still unclear surround the Apple Watch's most prominent feature.

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TMFSymington published an article 1:17 PM

What You Need to Know About The Home Depot, Inc.'s Payment Data Breach

If you've shopped at The Home Depot since April, you need to read this.

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Score 2514.85
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