July 29, 2010 RSS feed / The Motley Fool

Last week’s trivia answer

Based in Memphis, I’m a global giant in the paper and packaging industry, employing more than 50,000 people. More...

Technical Fouls

Fool’s School

Think twice before embracing technical analysis; most good Foolish investors prefer fundamental analysis of stocks. More...

Alcoa’s Ready

The Motley Fool Take

It’s hard to find a mining and metals company that has experienced a tougher two years than Alcoa (NYSE: AA). More...

My Dumbest Investment

Movie’s Over

My dumbest move was buying shares of Movie Gallery around $9 per share, watching it go past $50, and then getting greedy and not selling. I stopped watching it for a while, and the next thing I knew, it was out of business. More...

Buying with Goodwill

Ask the Fool

Q Can you explain what “goodwill” is? — R.S., -Greenwood, S.C. More...