February 23, 2017 RSS feed / The Motley Fool

Fool’s School

A Buffett Hero

Warren Buffett isn’t the only investing master we can learn from. Meet Philip Carret, a “hero” of Buffett’s, who died in 1998 at age 101. His investment career spanned 70 years, and he beat the market soundly. More...

Ask the Fool

Overvalued or Undervalued?

Q: Does an annual report show how overvalued or undervalued a company’s stock is? — C. C., Madison, Indiana A: Annual reports don’t focus on companies’ valuations. More...

Last week’s trivia answer

I trace my roots back to California in 1940, when a barbecue drive-through was founded by two New Hampshire brothers. More...

My Dumbest Investment

IPO Wipeout

A few years ago, I bought shares of Castlight Health, a software company focused on health care management, right after its initial public offering (IPO), for around $40 per share. The stock started falling, and I kept adding shares as it plunged. More...

Name That Company

I trace my roots back to a store that opened in a converted San Diego airplane hangar in 1976. The first store with my current name opened in Seattle in 1983. I targeted only small businesses at first, but expanded to serve select consumers. More...

The Motley Fool Take

Watch This Stock

Shares of AMC Networks (Nasdaq: AMCX), the network behind the hit show “The Walking Dead,” has acted somewhat zombielike, falling 30 percent in 2016 — and drawing the attention of value-oriented investors.  More...