MarketFoolery

While the former FBI director is busy across the Potomac River from Fool HQ, the News Fairy brought reports of Nordstrom contemplating private life. Motley Fool Funds portfolio manager Bill Barker analyzes Nordstrom’s fate, as well as the latest quarterly reports from Vail Resorts and JM Smucker.  (Tangents include “Ghostbusters”, kitty litter, and the Pillsbury Doughboy.)

Direct download: Market_Foolery_06_08_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:27pm EDT

Chipmaker Ambarella falls on lowered guidance. Jason Moser analyzes Dave & Buster’s new all-time high and whether Pepsi shares are now in a different category than Coca-Cola’s.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag to analyze the future of Boston Beer Co.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_06_07_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:39pm EDT

Apple uses the Worldwide Developer Conference to unveil “HomePod”, a new home assistant. David Kretzmann analyzes the device and shares why he believes Bose and Sonos have more to fear than Amazon and Google. Plus we dig into the latest quarter from Casey’s General Stores and the rise of eSports.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_06_06_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:01pm EDT

Activist investor group Marcato Capital won a proxy fight to get three board seats at Buffalo Wild Wings, and longtime CEO Sally Smith has decided to retire. Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze Smith’s incredible track record and wish good luck to whoever has to fill the enormous shoes she leaves behind. Plus, we share highlights from FoolFest 2017.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_06_05_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:33pm EDT

Michael Kors hits a 5-year low as same-store sales plummet.  Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker surveys the retail landscape and compares Kors to the strong sales from J. Jill.  Plus, we discuss Kellogg’s layoffs in the wake of falling sales and which breakfast cereals belong on Mount Rushmore.

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Direct download: 20170531_MarketFoolery.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:41pm EDT

Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer movie season, but two financial flops led to the worst box office since 1999.  Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze the damage, as well as Canadian National Railway’s last-minute efforts to head off a conductor strike, Zillow’s challenges with the “zestimate” and more.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_30_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:51pm EDT

Best Buy hits an 11-year high, Williams-Sonoma raises guidance and Guess? sells a few more pairs of jeans.  Ron Gross analyzes those companies and more. Plus, we kick off Memorial Day weekend with some grilling tips to improve your next backyard bbq.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_25_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:38pm EDT

Is oil the past? Is sparkling water the future? Are autonomous vehicles about to accelerate? Motley Fool analysts Matt Argersinger and David Kretzmann discuss one investing idea they're bullish on, one they're bearish on, and one they're warming up to. Thanks to Harry’s for supporting The Motley Fool. Get your Free Trial Set – go to Harrys.com/fool

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_24_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT

Toll Brothers hits a 52-week high while AutoZone tanks. Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker breaks down the latest quarters from those two company. Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and pay tribute to the late Sir Roger Moore.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_23_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:49pm EDT

Mark Fields is out as CEO at Ford Motor just three years after being unanimously praised as Alan Mulally’s successor.  Taylor Muckerman analyzes the potential thinking behind the decision and where Ford needs to go next with autonomous driving.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag to consider the next e-commerce player Wal-Mart could buy.

 

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_22_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:43pm EDT