MarketFoolery (podcast)

Southwest Airlines cancels hundreds of flights as it conducts safety inspections of its aircraft.  Deepwater Horizon rig operator Transocean awards bonuses to its executives because 2010 was the "best year in safety performance in our company's history."  We discuss those stories and share some of the reactions to our April Fool's Day podcast.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_04_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:06pm EDT

A new day means a whole new (and better!) way to invest.  In a special Friday edition of MarketFoolery, our analysts break down one new investing idea to help you on your way to financial independence.  Hear a fresh new take on the investing styles of Warren Buffett and John Bogle. Plus, the team provides three stock ideas to get you started on your way!

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_01_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 6:11pm EDT

David Sokol, once considered a possible successor to Warren Buffett, resigns following revelations that he bought $10 million in shares of Lubrizol just days before he recommended that Buffett buy the company.  Is there another shoe to drop? How much damage has been done to Buffett’s and Berkshire’s reputation? What does the news mean for the Lubrizol deal? Who is the likely successor to Buffett now?  Our analysts answer those questions and weigh in with their reactions.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_31_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:01pm EDT

Does Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen have a legitimate beef with Bill Gates?  What will President Obama's energy plan mean for investors?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_30_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:25pm EDT

What does a potential class action lawsuit against Wal-Mart mean for investors?  Is there room for optimism in the latest housing numbers?  Is there any line that Abercrombie & Fitch won't cross?

 

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_29_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:35pm EDT

Are television networks becoming Netflix's worst nightmare?  What do Portugal's problems mean for the future of the euro?  And will IMAX produce big returns in China? 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_24_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:39pm EDT

The Egyptian stock market plummets.  Howard Stern sues SiriusXM.  And the Fed rejects Bank of America's dividend hike.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_23_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:45pm EDT

Amazon.com opens its app store for Android smartphones.  Apple cries foul and says it holds the "App Store" trademark.  How strong is Apple's case? What will the app store mean for Amazon's business? And which stock will perform better over the next five years?  We'll tackle those questions and talk RVs, oil prices, and the future of Winnebago.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_22_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:09pm EDT

Warren Buffett takes stock of Japan. AT&T announces plans to buy T-Mobile. Citigroup resumes its dividend and announces plans for a reverse stock split. And Twitter celebrates its fifth birthday.

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_21_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:25pm EDT

What does political unrest in Bahrain mean for oil stocks? Does Netflix need to get into original programming and compete with HBO? Is Zediva a serious player in the online video market or a lawsuit waiting to happen?

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_17_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:15pm EDT