Stocks | May 10

At The Motley Fool, we are all about buy-and-hold investing. Stocks that gain value over time allow you to grow your portfolio without the stress, volatility, or cost of trading. And ultimately, buy-and-hold investing has proven to be the best way

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Stocks | May 10

Walt Disney (DIS) may have beat earnings and revenue expectations, but that doesn't mean the stock is going to rally.Non-GAAP earnings per share of $1.61 per share came in 4 cents ahead of expectations. Revenue of $14.92 billion beat estimates by

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Ben Mezrich, the author of The Accidental Billionaires, later adapted for film as The Social Network, will be releasing a new book this month – The Bitcoin Billionaires: A True Story of Genius, Betrayal, and Redemption. It gives an account of

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Investing, Stocks | May 9

A tweet by President Donald Trump sent shares of penny stock Workhorse soaring Wednesday.Shares of the Ohio-based automaker, which makes electric vehicles, jumped more than 214%. The stock closed at $2.65 after opening at 82 cents on Wednesday. Workhorse has a

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Stocks, Trading | May 9

In the 48 hours since Warren Buffett called the U.S. stock market “ridiculously cheap,” it has gotten somewhat cheaper. Bulls looking to console themselves after their roughest stretch in five months might want to consider his logic.The Berkshire Hathaway chief executive

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Stocks | May 9

Believe it or not, marijuana stocks proved fallible in April, with the first tradable cannabis exchange-traded fund, the Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences ETF, falling by 1.6% during the month. Of course, there's no need to cry a river, with the ETF tripling

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Stocks | May 9

During Tuesday's market panic, I recommended buying Facebook and AMD. On big down days, I find it comforting to know what Tony Mitchell and Robert Frazier (both up about 30% this year) are doing. I've been working with Tony for more

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Stocks, Trading | May 8

Here are five things that you should know about how U.S. equities are responding to President Trump’s threat to increase tariffs on Chinese imports:Wall Street is SkepticalThe threat is being taken in stride at Goldman Sachs Group Inc., and Citigroup Inc.,

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Stocks | May 8

As the market reaches record levels despite no real profit growth, diligence matters more than ever. Irrational exuberance can drive stocks to dangerously high levels in the short-term. If you own momentum stocks with poor fundamentals, your portfolio could take big

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Stocks | May 8

The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index ended April with its best start to a year since 1987, and most of the major stock indexes are either near or at all-time highs. That's great for existing shareholders, but it does make it

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