January 18, 2017 RSS feed / The Motley Fool

Fool’s School

Meet the Balance Sheet

Businesses typically have balance sheets, which are snapshots of their financial condition at a single point in time. More...

Ask the Fool

Bitcoin, Explained

Q: What is bitcoin? — T. F., Flint, Michigan More...

Last week’s trivia answer

I trace my roots back to the 1924 founding of the Compagnie Francaise des Petroles. I began producing oil in the Middle East but now operate in more than 130 countries. More...

My Dumbest Investment

3-D Fell Flat

I’m feeling the pain from my purchase of 3-D printing stock Stratasys. I bought into Stratasys partly because 3-D printing is cool. I really thought it would’ve taken off more. More...

Name That Company

I trace my roots back to the 1933 invention of a sewer-cleaning machine that was built with a washing-machine motor and that cut tree roots out of pipe. More...

The Motley Fool Take

Shopping for Dollars

The main reason many have passed up shares of Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) is that they think the shares are overvalued. The stock has seemed overvalued for many years, though — during which time it has surged in value.  More...