MarketFoolery (podcast)

Will Starbucks grind out bigger profits if it expands beyond the coffee business? Did Warren Buffett miss the boat on gold? Why did Mattel tell Barbie to hit the road in China?

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_07_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:37pm EDT

How are retailers like Limited Brands and Costco getting it done? Will raising money overseas help Yahoo! in the U.S.? And why should investors steer clear of the first pure-play Argentina ETF?

 
 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_03_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:33pm EDT

Will Apple's iPad 2 connect on Wall Street?  What's behind strong earnings at Costco?

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_02_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:45pm EDT

The Obama administration issues the first deep water drilling permit in the Gulf of Mexico since the BP oil spill.  What does it mean for oil stocks? JP Morgan Chase bets big on Twitter.  Is Twitter really worth $4.5 billion? And did Tiffany & Co. make a wise investment when it reportedly paid Academy Awards co-host Anne Hathaway $750,000 to wear Tiffany jewelry during the Oscars?

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_01_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:39pm EDT

Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders was released on Saturday.  Regarding the prospect of Berkshire Hathaway making more acquisitions Buffett wrote, “Our elephant gun has been reloaded, and my trigger finger is itchy.”  So which companies would make for an attractive target?  Our analysts discuss why Costco, Markel, and McCormick might be worthy of Buffett’s attention.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_28_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:30pm EDT

General Motors reports its first annual profit in seven years.  Apple shareholders reject a call for the company to disclose its succession plan.  Frito-Lay gets a brand new bag.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_24_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:13pm EDT

Oil prices in the U.S. hit their highest level in more than two years.  Which stocks will benefit?  Shares of Hewlett-Packard tumble after the company lowers its revenue forecast.   Will the Palm acquisition improve HP's fortunes?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_23_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT

What will higher oil prices mean for investors? Will Amazon's new streaming service pose a serious threat to Netflix? What's behind Wal-Mart's slump in the U.S.?

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_22_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:36pm EDT

Weight Watchers reports big earnings.  Apple and Google battle it out for publishers.  And IBM's Watson supercomputer records an impressive win on Jeopardy.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_17_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:18pm EDT

What's behind better-than-expected earnings at Dell? Is ExxonMobil running out of oil? Will bankruptcy be the final chapter for Borders? And why does IBM's Jeopardy-playing, supercomputer Watson think Toronto is a city in the United States?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_16_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:57pm EDT