MarketFoolery

Costco’s same-store sales fell for the first time in 6 years. Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch rise, but we’re still not interested.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and discuss KFC’s attempt to increase sales by bringing back Colonel Sanders.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_28_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:29pm EST

Tiffany and Michael Kors report earnings as their stocks head in different directions. Pharmaceutical giant Novartis gets to work on a “robotic pill”.  Plus, Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker shares some money insights from his recent trip to England.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_27_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:26pm EST

 Charter Communications bids $55 billion for Time Warner Cable, but will Uncle Sam approve the deal?  Priceline makes another investment in China.  Twitter mulls another acquisition as the Periscope app becomes available for Android users.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_26_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:41pm EST

Lumber Liquidators suddenly needs a new CEO. What does turnaround look like for the troubled retailer?  Will falling rooftop solar prices hurt SolarCity’s business?  We analyze those stories, dip into the Fool Mailbag, and discuss the relative value of spending millions of dollars to brand a sports stadium.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_21_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:59pm EST

Chris Hill reflects on the longevity of David Letterman’s career, as well as his role in changing the landscape of late-night TV forever.  Plus, in the wake of Orson Welles’ 100th birthday, Chris draws a parallel between Welles’ struggle to make “Citizen Kane” and the growing battle between traditional broadcasters and live-streaming video apps like Periscope.

Direct download: MF05202015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 10:33am EST

On today’s show the gang talks about Baidu’s bright future, Urban Outfitter’s next move, Etsy’s first quarter as a publicly traded company, and what the next Oreo flavor should be called.

 

Direct download: MF05192015_Edit.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:28pm EST

Ascena Retail buys Ann Taylor for $2.1 billion.  Wal-Mart takes a page from Amazon’s playbook.  And Google ramps up its e-commerce game.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_18_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:19pm EST

Motley Fool Funds portfolio manager Bill Mann explains why rising auto sales in Greece could spell trouble.  Plus, he analyzes the latest news from emerging markets and Shake Shack’s surprising quarterly profit.  

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_14_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:27pm EST

American Express returns some money to shareholders. Zillow delivers Q1 results. And Vertex Pharmaceuticals gets a sign of encouragement from the FDA.  Plus we share 3 stocks we’d be willing to hold forever.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_13_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:26pm EST

Why is Verizon buying AOL for $4.4 billion in cash?  Which state’s governor just gave the green light to Tesla Motors?  And when does a growth stock’s valuation become so high it causes nosebleeds?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_12_2015.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:32pm EST