March 22, 2017 RSS feed / The Motley Fool

Fool’s School

Paying for Underperformance

To justify the stratospheric salaries that many CEOs receive, some will explain that you have to pay for performance, and that top talent doesn’t come cheap. More...

Ask the Fool

Insurance Rising

Q: Is it my imagination, or are car insurance rates rising, even as my car gets older? Why would that happen? — F. R., Jackson, Michigan More...

Last week’s trivia answer

I trace my roots back to a broken typewriter ribbon in 1985 that caused my founder to envision a supermarket for office products. More...

My Dumbest Investment

A Grounded Icon

My dumbest investment was in the stock of Pan Am airlines. I bought 200 shares at about $4 apiece back in the 1980s. The company was iconic. I figured it couldn’t go under and its shares would eventually go up again. More...

Name That Company

I trace my roots back to 1965, when a Connecticut teenager started a sandwich business in order to put himself through medical school. More...

The Motley Fool Take

More Than Sneakers

Shares of global footwear and apparel giant Nike (NYSE: NKE) were recently down about 13 percent from their 52-week highs. That spells opportunity more than trouble.  More...