Chris Hill wraps up 2014 with a listener email, a few thoughts about Stephen Sondheim, and the journey that some (but not all) investors take.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_30_2014.mp3
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“How can I get my kids investing?” is one of the most commonly-asked questions.  Chris Hill talks with high school senior McKenna Haase about how she got started, what adult investors can learn from teenagers, and her other passion in life: sprint car racing.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_29_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:27pm EDT

3rd-quarter GDP grows 5%. Keurig Green Mountain recalls 7 million machines due to reports of burn-related injuries.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and discuss the state of hedge funds.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_23_2014.mp3
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We look back on the year in the energy industry, including the top energy stocks of 2014, a CEO of note, and a potential IPO for 2015.

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Rite Aid soars. America runs away from Dunkin’ Brands.  And Oracle closes in on an all-time high. Plus we discuss investing opportunities in Cuba.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_18_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:17pm EDT

Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker breaks down the latest earnings reports from FedEx, Darden Restaurants and General Mills.  Plus we discuss the relative importance of analyst upgrades & downgrades.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_17_2014.mp3
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Motley Fool Funds analysts Tim Hanson and Nate Weisshaar analyze Russia’s rising interest rate and falling ruble.  Plus, they share insights (and travel tips) from their recent trips to South Korea and Brazil.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_16_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:19pm EDT

PetSmart goes private in the biggest LBO of 2014.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag to discuss the price of oil and energy stocks to put on your watchlist.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_15_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm EDT

Lululemon athletica rises on surprising Q3 results. LendingClub soars on its first day of trading.  Staples and Office Depot rise on talks of a potential merger.  Plus we analyze which office supplies are overrated and underrated.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_11_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:59pm EDT

Costco hits an all-time high after strong Q1 results. Krispy Kreme’s 2014 continues to be less awesome that Krispy Kreme’s 2013.  And Yum Brands continues to struggle in China.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_10_2014.mp3
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Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch rise on news that CEO Mike Jeffries is stepping down.  AutoZone hits a new all-time high after another strong quarter.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_09_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:45pm EDT

McDonald’s reports historically bad sales numbers. Merck buys Cubist Pharmaceuticals for $9.5 billion.  And we dip into the Fool Mailbag to explore the future of fracking.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_08_2014.mp3
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Motley Fool Funds analyst Tim Hanson shares his thoughts on gas prices, the strength of the U.S. dollar, global currencies and more.  Plus, he shares two international stocks for investors to put on their watchlists.  For more information on the Motley Fool Supernova service go to



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Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:48pm EDT

Abercrombie & Fitch rises after beating incredibly low expectations.  Ascena Retail Group falls.  Burger King brings back the Yumbo after a 40-year hiatus.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and shares two international stocks on our radar.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_03_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:18pm EDT

In the wake of competing analyst reports, where is Apple right now? Plus, we dip into the Fool Mailbag and talk with Matt Argersinger about the upcoming Motley Fool Supernova event in Boston. For more information on the Supernova service go to

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_02_2014.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:31pm EDT

Oil prices hit a 4-year low. Black Friday sales disappoint. Plus we celebrate Cyber Monday with 2 stocks that are on sale.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_01_2014.mp3
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