Tim Sprinkle

Tim Sprinkle is the author of "Screw the Valley: A Coast-to-Coast Tour of America's New Startup Culture" and a longtime business journalist whose work has appeared in Wired, Entrepreneur, Quartz and many other publications. He was most recently an editor with Yahoo! Finance. Based in Colorado, he holds a BA from The College of William & Mary.

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Recent Articles By The Author

Whole Foods May Never Be Able to Charge High Prices for Organics Again

Whole Foods May Never Be Able to Charge High Prices for Organics Again

Competitors have seriously undercut Whole Foods on price, but the high-end grocer is preparing to respond in a major way.

McDonald's, Wal-Mart, Target and TJX Boost Wages, but Can They Afford It?

McDonald's, Wal-Mart, Target and TJX Boost Wages, but Can They Afford It?

Many of the country's largest employers have announced wage hikes in the last few months. What impact will the moves have on each company's bottom line?

Apple Is Thinking Different With Marketing of the Apple Watch

Apple Is Thinking Different With Marketing of the Apple Watch

The tech giant has to walk a fine line between appealing to both fashion and technology customers, analysts say.

5 Small-Capitalization Stocks to Buy on the Strong U.S. Dollar

5 Small-Capitalization Stocks to Buy on the Strong U.S. Dollar

These companies have much less exposure to the strong greenback that's hurting a lot of large-cap stocks.

Not Every Company Is Getting Hurt by the Strong U.S. Dollar

Not Every Company Is Getting Hurt by the Strong U.S. Dollar

Many blue chip shares got slammed this week as the dollar’s strength hit sales and profits. Here are some firms that are less vulnerable to currency moves.

9 Stocks That Will Let You Profit From the Resurgent U.S. Consumer

9 Stocks That Will Let You Profit From the Resurgent U.S. Consumer

With U.S. consumers feeling richer and more likely to spend, these companies should be some of the biggest beneficiaries.