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Nokia cuts its forecast and shares tumble. Will Microsoft Windows Phone 7 help Nokia reconnect with investors? Intel announces plans to develop a super lightweight laptop with tablet features.  Will Intel's Ultrabook pose a serious threat to Apple's iPad?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_31_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:08pm EST

Hedge fund manager David Einhorn calls for Microsoft CEO Steve Balmer to step down.  Tiffany reports strong earnings.  And the SEC approves a plan that could make whistleblowing a lot more lucrative.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_26_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:16pm EST

Barnes & Noble introduces a new rival to Amazon's Kindle.  Costco reports strong earnings.  And a BBC documentary uncovers Apple's religious appeal.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_25_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:34pm EST

Russian search engine Yandex surges on its first day of trading.  The U.S. Treasury prepares to unload its stake in A.I.G.  And Ford develops a seat that can monitor a driver's heart and provide an early warning of a heart attack.

 

 

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_24_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:00pm EST

Standard & Poors downgrades its outlook for Italy's debt.  Krispy Kreme reports its biggest quarterly profit in seven years.  And Toyota introduces a new friend.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_23_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:39pm EST

Dell reports big profits.  General Mills buys a bunch of yogurt.  And McDonald's deals with calls for Ronald McDonald to retire.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_18_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:21pm EST

Wal-Mart reports strong international growth and an improvement in U.S. sales.  Hewlett-Packard lowers earnings guidance and tries to plug some leaks.  And business networking site LinkedIn increases the price range for its intial public offering.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_17_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:46pm EST

The United States government hits its debt ceiling. What does it mean for investors? J.C. Penney reports better-than-expected earnings. Why isn't Wall Street buying the news?  And Disney attempts to trademark "Seal Team 6".  How nervous should GI Joe be?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_16_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:28pm EST

Google unveils a cloud-based laptop.  Will Google's Chromebook test Microsoft's mettle?  Shares of Cisco slip after the company lowers earnings guidance and announces plans to cut more jobs.  What can the networking giant do to reconnect with investors?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_12_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:15pm EST

Disney reports weaker-than-expected earnings because of a Martian movie flop.  Hermes reports a sharp increase in luxury goods sales.  And shares of Yahoo! decline over concerns about its business in China. 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_11_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:04pm EST

Microsoft agrees to buy Skype for $8.5 billion dollars.  Is picking up the telephony company a good deal for Microsoft? Hertz and Avis engage in a bidding war in the battle for Dollar Thrifty.  Should investors take stock in the rental car industry? Our analysts discuss those stories and talk about the latest chapter in Greece's financial woes.

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_10_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:17pm EST

Shares of AIG fall to their lowest level in more than eight months.  Was the federal government's investment in the insurance company really worth the risk? And social networking site LinkedIn gets ready for its public market debut.  Will its IPO conect with investors?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_09_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:18pm EST

The social networking site Renren makes its debut on the public markets.  How does the "Facebook of China" compare to the Facebook of the United States? Green Mountain Coffee Roasters serves up big earnings. Will the coffee company continue to grind out big returns?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_04_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:37pm EST

Pfizer reports an increase in quarterly profits but shares fall.  Bridgepoint Education reports better-than-expected earnings on strong enrollment numbers.  And the CEO of Dish Networks says that Netflix probably has an "insurmountable lead" in streaming video.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_03_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:32pm EST

What kind of long-term effect will Osama bin Laden’s death have on markets around the world?  Our analysts discuss that question and tackle some Berkshire Hathaway-sized questions in the wake of the company's annual meeting.  What industry would Warren Buffett invest in for the next 50 years? How does Buffett really feel about gold? And who will succeed Warren Buffett?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_05_02_2011.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:43pm EST

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