MarketFoolery (podcast)

Earningspalooza is here! Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze the latest results from energy giant Halliburton, as well a strong quarter pushing Hasbro shares to a new high. Plus, we discuss Netflix raising $1 billion and Samsung’s unexpected good news.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_24_2017.mp3
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On the day celebrated by cannabis enthusiasts, Molson Coors gets a downgrade based on marijuana’s rising popularity.  Bryan Hinmon and Bill Barker from Motley Fool Funds analyze the future of the beer & marijuana industries.  Plus, we dig into the latest from homebuilders and home-related stocks, CVS Health’s plan to cut down on candy, and more.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_20_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:34pm EST

Facebook doubles down on augmented reality. And IBM slips on declining revenue. Matt Argersinger and Aaron Bush discuss those stories and weigh in on Tesla car comparisons.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_19_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:22pm EST

Netflix posts strong earnings in Q1, but questions persist over subscriber growth.  Jim Mueller and David Kretzmann analyze Netflix’s spending habits and the surprising lure of Adam Sandler movies.  Plus we debate United Continental’s future and dip into the Fool Mailbag to figure out what companies actually get for slapping their name and logo on a sports arena.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_18_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:09pm EST

Earnings season kicks off this week. Analysts Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman share why they’re curious to see the latest results from Snap, Visa, MasterCard and Chipotle.  Plus, we discuss why Zillow, Verizon and Under Armour shareholders could really use a big quarter this time around.

 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_17_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:05pm EST


Panera Bread has been the best performing restaurant stock of the past 20 years. Now that it’s about to go private, where should investors be looking?  Abi Malin analyzes the state of the restaurant industry and shares the cosmetics company she’s watching this earnings season. Plus, we dig into the overwhelming world of scented candles.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_12_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

Shares of Whole Foods rise after an activist investor buys 9% and suggests (among other things) that Whole Foods consider takeover offers. Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses the potential next moves involved. Plus, we debate the future of United Airlines and the movie-fueled rise of Walt Disney’s stock.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_11_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:09pm EST

Microsoft, eBay and Tencent just invested $1.4 billion in FlipKart, the leading e-commerce business in India.  Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze FlipKart’s battle against Amazon.  Plus, we discuss Wells Fargo’s board of directors clawing back $75 million from executives and United Airlines clawing a paying customer from his seat.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_10_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:56pm EST

Motley Fool analysts Matt Argersinger and David Kretzmann discuss one stock they're bullish on, one stock they're bearish on, and one stock they're warming up to.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_06_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:33pm EST

It’s official, JAB Holding is buying Panera Bread for $7.5 billion. Analyst David Kretzmann discusses the deal, Amazon’s securing of NFL streaming rights, and investing observations from his recent trip to Australia & New Zealand.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_05_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:45pm EST

Who would you rather buy: Panera Bread or Staples?  Both companies are up for grabs for the right price. Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker dissects the two opportunities and which companies (Domino’s Pizza?) might be doing the buying.  Plus we discuss the latest quarter from International Speedway and Verizon’s new Oath, as producer Dan Boyd gets ready to spin some hobbit music.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_04_04_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:17pm EST

A record number of vehicle deliveries results in a new all-time high for shares of Tesla, which sends the company’s market cap higher than Ford Motor’s.  Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze the automotive landscape, and offer advice for Starbucks’ new CEO Kevin Johnson. Plus, we discuss Ronco Brands going public, how many stocks is “too many” and the surprising athletic prowess of the state of South Carolina.

Direct download: 04_03_2017_Market_Foolery.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:53pm EST

Shares of Lululemon Athletica fall more than 20% after a bad 4th-quarter report and weak guidance. Simon Erickson analyzes the damage and shares why he’s optimistic about the company’s future. Plus we discuss Toyota’s recall of nearly 3 million vehicles and give a sneak preview of Simon’s free investing report from SXSW.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:39pm EST

Restoration Hardware shares rise on optimism on the company’s new loyalty program. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker examines the latest quarter from Sonic, as well as the incredible long-term performance of tobacco, beer and liquor stocks.  Plus, we share a few thoughts on baseball’s opening day.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:03pm EST

Facebook launches Stories. And Darden Restaurants serves up appetizing earnings and makes a cheesy acquisition. Analysts Jason Moser and Ron Gross discuss these stories and weigh in on Whole Foods’ slowdown.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_28_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:31pm EST

Big-name advertisers are pulling their ads from YouTube. Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze the competitive landscape in video advertising and share why it might be time for Google to employ the human touch. Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and discuss the economic impact of the NCAA basketball tournament.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_27_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:10pm EST

Ross Anderson from Motley Fool Wealth Management discusses the two types of risk investors must consider, why selling is a challenge, and what he loves about financial planning.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:20pm EST

Nike stumbles. Sears plummets. And Winnebago revs up after quarterly earnings. Analysts Jason Moser and Matt Argersinger discuss these stories and weigh in on Costco’s next delivery. 

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_22_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:50pm EST

We’ve got the latest earnings results from homebuilder Lennar, Lands’ End and General Mills.  Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker shares his thoughts on those businesses, the relative merits of Chex cereal, and the benefits of having an easy act to follow.  Plus, we share a listener email in response to the recent discussions about Wawa.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_21_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:22pm EST

Walt Disney rules the weekend box office (again) with “Beauty and The Beast”.  Jason Moser analyzes the growing impact of Disney’s films on the company’s overall revenue.  Plus, Uber’s 2nd-highest ranking executive walks away after only six months on the job.  Jason shares life hacks and stock ideas from his recent adventures in home-buying and Chris Hill shares a brush with fame from his time at SXSW.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_20_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:14pm EST

We wrap up SXSW Week with observations from the trade show floor.  Industry Focus host Dylan Lewis pulls double-duty by sharing some of the most interesting quotes he's heard from executives from Netflix, Facebook and The Walt Disney Company.  Plus, we offer a sneak preview of Friday's Industry Focus and this weekend's Motley Fool Money, and share a little something from Calliope Musicals.  
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Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_16_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

One of the biggest changes at this year's SXSW is the growing number of cities and nations exhibiting as they try to entice new business.  Stephanie Landrum, CEO of the Alexandria Economic Development Partnership, takes the stage to offer her insights on what entrepreneurs really want, what cities can (and can't) control in luring companies, and which tech industries are fueling the growth in DC-area startups. Plus, we share a little something from Capyac.  
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Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_15_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

The film industry has undergone massive technological changes over the past 25 years. Pixar's Chief Technology Officer Steve May shares insights on how tech departments work with directors to tell great stories, how the industry has evolved and much more.

Plus, we share a little something from Annabelle Chairlegs.  

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_14_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

We made it to Austin! Analyst Simon Erickson kicks off SXSW Week with some thoughts on smart home innovation, the sharing economy, industry disruption and more.  Plus, we offer a few things to do the next time you're visiting Austin and share a little something from The Accidentals.  

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_13_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Are stock buybacks a bullish indicator? When should investors sell their winners?  Should Starbucks steal a page from Uber and adopt surge pricing?  Analysts Matt Argersinger and Ron Gross tackle those questions and discuss the future of Trip Advisor.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_08_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:12pm EST

Dick’s Sporting Goods and Casey’s General Stores watch their stocks fall in the wake of earnings.  Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses the latest results from RV-maker Thor Industries, and hhgregg’s filing Chapter 11.  Plus, we discuss the relative appeal of Wawa.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_07_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:44pm EST

Concert Pharmaceuticals’ stock rises 80% on a deal with Vertex. Jason Moser analyzes the pharmaceutical landscape and weighs in on The New York Times’ new Twitter strategy.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and share memories of the late Paul Kangas.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_06_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:08pm EST

Snap goes public and immediately becomes three times the size of Twitter. Aaron Bush and David Kretzmann analyze the enthusiasm around Snap’s IPO, as well as the latest earnings from Shake Shack and Monster Beverage.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_02_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:10pm EST

Lowe’s rises on earnings. Best Buy falls. Analysts Matt Argersinger and David Kretzmann discuss Amazon-proof retailers and weigh in on the Trump rally, Etsy, and YouTube TV.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_03_01_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:21pm EST

4th quarter results for Target and Domino’s Pizza could hardly have been more different. Ron Gross analyzes both companies, as well as Snap’s curious offer for potential investors. Plus, we offer some free advice for whoever is in charge of corporate culture at Signet Jewelers.  For a free test-drive of our brand new service, Motley Fool Total Income, just go to TotalIncomeRadio.Fool.com.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_28_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:48pm EST

Shutterstock drops on a solid-yet-unspectacular quarter. Goldman Sachs downgrades Tesla as Jason Moser analyzes the company’s short-term expectations and long-term aspirations.  Plus we discuss the business implications of the Academy Awards and highlights from the Motley Fool One event in Arizona.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_27_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:24pm EST

As the cost of solar energy plummets, adoption rises.  Analyst Matt Argersinger shares why he is so bullish on solar and where opportunities like for investors.  Plus we discuss Sprouts Farmers Market and the lure of Cactus League baseball.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_23_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Shares of Papa John’s and Texas Roadhouse slip on earnings. And Red Robin flies higher. Analysts Jason Moser and David Kretzmann dig into the latest restaurant earnings, delve into some surprising news from Dish, and discuss the battle for the living room. To check out our brand new service, Motley Fool Total Income, just go to TotalIncomeRadio.Fool.com.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:27pm EST

Wal-Mart’s 4th-quarter revenue coming in light is offset by strong e-commerce sales. Or is it? Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses Wal-Mart’s latest results, Home Depot’s new all-time high, and Restaurant Brands buying Popeye’s.  Plus, we recoil in horror at Peeps Oreos and offer unsolicited advice to Mondelez’s future management.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_21_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:03pm EST

Verizon cuts $250 million off its offer to buy Yahoo.  Industry Focus host Dylan Lewis analyzes the latest earnings from Cisco Systems and the latest valuation of Snap. Thanks to Audible for supporting our podcast.  Get a free audiobook with a free 30 day trial at audible.com/fool.  

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_16_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:17pm EST

Berkshire Hathaway loads up on shares of Apple. SodaStream sparkles on earnings. And Fossil falls. Analysts David Kretzmann and Jason Moser discuss those stories and delve into Shopify earnings.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_15_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:55pm EST

Discovery Communications’ 4th-quarter profits came in higher than expected, but cable subscribers in the U.S. fell.  Analyst Simon Erickson shares why Discovery’s global footprint (and the 2018 Winter Olympics) should give investors optimism.  We also discuss how Bitcoin’s value has quadrupled over the past year as the SEC considers approval of a first-ever Bitcoin ETF.  Plus, shares of Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen spike on potential buyout reports and we’re heading back to Austin, Texas for SXSW 2017!

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_14_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:15pm EST

The S&P 500 hits $20 trillion in market cap.  Analysts Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman discuss the SEC’s investigation of Hain Celestial’s accounting and the latest results from Restaurant Brands (parent company of Burger King and Tim Horton’s).  Plus, Netflix is FINALLY getting into the business of merchandising.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_13_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:22pm EST

Shares of Twitter plummet on disappointing earnings. Analysts Jason Moser and Matt Argersinger talk Twitter and delve into earnings from Whole Foods, Proto Labs, and Markel.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_09_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:48pm EST

Walt Disney CEO Bob Iger is leaving in mid-2018.  How strong a successor does he need?  Investor-at-large Tim Hanson analyzes the state of the Magic Kingdom, as well as the latest earnings from Zillow and Panera Bread.  Plus we delve further into Snap’s upcoming IPO and discuss underrated soups!  Thanks to Thumbtack for supporting The Motley Fool.  Hire local, skilled pros for just about anything at thumbtack.com today.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_08_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:19pm EST

General Motors had a strong 4th-quarter by almost any measure. Unfortunately investors looked at EVERY measure and decided to sell off the stock.  Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses GM, Michael Kors’ latest quarter and the steadily-outperforming Church & Dwight.  Thanks to Audible for supporting our podcast.  Get a free audiobook with a free 30 day trial at audible.com/fool.  

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:32pm EST

Hasbro’s 4th-quarter profits get a boost from some princesses.  Analyst Jason Moser discusses the economics of Super Bowl ads and how much longer Bob Iger will remain as Disney’s CEO.  Plus, we take a look at Snap’s IPO filing and decide to sit this one out. Thanks to Thumbtack for supporting The Motley Fool.  Hire local, skilled pros for just about anything at thumbtack.com today.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_06_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:04pm EST

Facebook’s mobile ad revenue continues to dominate. Analyst Simon Erickson shares why he believes Facebook’s increased spending in 2017 is a good thing for long-term shareholders.  Plus we discuss the latest with The New York Times, InvenSense, updated information on the “bacon shortage” and the looming groundhog civil war in Pennsylvania.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_02_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:31pm EST

Apple’s record quarter was noteworthy for iPhones sold, as well as strong growth in the Services segment.  Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses what Apple should do with its ever-increasing pile of cash, as well as the latest earnings from Electronic Arts and Align Technology.  Plus, we try not to panic over America’s bacon shortage and spend more time than we should talking about Groundhog Day.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_02_01_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:54pm EST

Shares of Under Armour plummet on slowing sales. Analysts Matt Argersinger and Andy Cross discuss what it means for investors and delve into earnings from Coach and MasterCard.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_31_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:24pm EST

Fitbit lowers guidance and announces layoffs. Analysts Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman discuss Fitbit’s options, including which type of business might make the best acquisition. Plus, Rite Aid’s buyout offer from Walgreens just got lower. We try to make sense of Cummins’ valuation and share the company’s awesome origin story.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_30_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:01pm EST

Comcast, Sherwin-Williams and Royal Caribbean all deliver big 4th-quarter earnings reports. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker returns from Down Under to discuss his trip and the latest culinary innovation from Taco Bell.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_26_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:34pm EST

The Dow hits 20,000. Analysts David Kretzmann and Jason Moser discuss what it means for investors. Plus, we delve into McCormick earnings, discuss some big IPOs, and debate McDonald’s secret sauce.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_25_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:42pm EST

Alibaba’s 3rd-quarter revenue rises 54%. Analyst Matt Argersinger admires the e-commerce giant’s dominance but doesn’t love the valuation. Plus, we discuss Verizon’s latest quarter, whether a potential buyout is a reason to buy a stock, and Matt’s connection to the Oscar-nominated film “Manchester By The Sea.”

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_24_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:52pm EST

Halliburton’s 4th-quarter report caps off an incredible year with shares rising 80%. Analysts Taylor Muckerman and Jason Moser discuss the potential for greater gains outside North America, McDonald’s 4th-quarter results, and whether Samsung is benefitting from its stock not being available in the U.S.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_23_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:47pm EST

Netflix hits a new all-time high after reporting better-than-expected earnings. Twitter sells it mobile development platform to Google. Analysts Jason Moser and Ron Gross explain what it all means for investors.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_19_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:51pm EST

Target falls on weak holiday sales. Analyst Simon Erickson discusses investing in data storage, and the state of cyber-security company FireEye. Plus, Chuck E. Cheese is gearing up to go public!

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_18_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:58pm EST

UnitedHealth Group’s 4th-quarter profits rise nearly 60%. Tiffany’s flagship store in NYC experiences a 14% drop in holiday sales.  Analyst Jason Moser discusses Mattel’s new CEO and a few stock ideas he picked up during the long weekend he spent at Universal Studios.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_17_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:36pm EST

After a few months working in Germany analyst Matt Argersinger is back! We discuss how being in Germany affects the way he views the world of investing, why he thinks of solar as a technology (not a power), and why he’s keeping a close eye on Activision Blizzard (among others) this earnings season.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_16_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 10:00am EST

Apple’s reportedly planning to launch original TV shows and movies by the end of 2017. Analyst David Kretzmann discusses the opportunities and challenges the tech giant faces.  To see more highlights and investing insights from David’s trip to CES go to http://CES.Fool.com.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_12_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:41pm EST

Gene-sequencing biotech Illumina soars on a new partnership with IBM’s Watson. Analyst Simon Erickson shares why he’s bullish on Illumina’s future. Plus, we discuss two increasingly competitive industries: groceries and restaurants.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_11_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:53pm EST

After Verizon closes the deal for Yahoo’s core assets, the leftover business will be renamed “Altaba”.  Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses Marissa Mayer’s track record as Yahoo’s CEO, signs of life from Chipotle, and how many stocks an individual should own.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:29pm EST

As the automakers gather in Detroit, the FBI arrests a senior Volkswagen executive. Analyst Jason Moser discusses why candy giant Mars would buy veterinary supply company VC.  Plus, we offer a preview of earnings season.

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:11pm EST

Holiday results for Macy’s and Kohl’s could hardly have been worse.  Stanley Black & Decker buys the Craftsman tool business from Sears for a song.  Analyst Aaron Bush discusses these stories, the challenge of injecting your own experience into your investing, and Internet-connected toasters.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_05_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:43pm EST

Monthly auto sales come in higher than expected for Ford, GM, Nissan and more. Analyst Simon Erickson discusses Amazon’s move into athletic apparel, the kickoff to CES and why he’s watching connected health in 2017.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_04_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:24pm EST

Shake Shack offers a gluten-free option. Analysts Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman discuss the challenge of offering choices that don’t hinder the bottom line. Plus, how will Tesla Motors fare in a Trump Administration?

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_03_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:50pm EST

The Consumer Electronics Show is the largest consumer technology trade show in the world.  Before analyst David Kretzmann (and a team of Fools) heads to Las Vegas, he offers a preview of CES and what it means for investors.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_01_02_2017.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Being flat on your back in a medical tent gives a man time to reflect.  Chris Hill wraps up 2016 with some thoughts on what he learned running, and recovering from, the Marine Corps Marathon.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_29_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:38pm EST

Fitbit’s stock rises after its app hits #1 in the iTunes store. Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses how meaningful one data point is for Fitbit and what 2017 could look like for the company. We also analyze Amazon’s Echo sales, potential brand names for a Lululemon men’s segment,  the underrated career of Carrie Fisher, and Bill’s upcoming trip to New Zealand and Australia!

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_28_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:09pm EST

Lululemon’s CEO wants to grow e-commerce, the men’s segment, and international sales. Analyst Abi Malin ranks those priorities and shares why global growth is #1 on the list. Plus we discuss Disney’s evolving movie studios segment and share holiday highlights.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_27_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:48pm EST

One way to improve your investing is to lead a more interesting life. Chris Hill shares a few thoughts on holiday music and the late, great Louis Armstrong.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_22_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 5:00pm EST

Nike’s posts strong 2nd quarter profits, but Wall Street isn’t impressed. Investor-at-large Tim Hanson discusses why the  taco business offer a more straightforward value proposition than the financial industry and offers a pairs trade involving CARBO Ceramics and Flowtech Fluidpower.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_21_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:52pm EST

Saturday Night Live did a wicked parody of Dunkin’ Donuts. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker delves into whether it hurt the parent company’s brand. Plus, we discuss the prospect of the Dow hitting 20,000, why Under Armour is a stock worth giving, what makes GoPro a lump of coal, and whether we should tape an episode in the dark.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_20_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:29pm EST

Walt Disney shares rise on the box office success of “Rogue One”.  Analysts Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman discuss why they think TripAdvisor and Cognex would make great stocking stuffers, and why Snap Inc. and coal industry stocks would be the investing equivalent of a lump of coal.  Get a free preview of our brand new service Motley Fool Explorer at http://GoExplorer.Fool.com

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_19_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:33pm EST

The Fed raises rates, Yahoo gets hacked, and Pier 1 spikes 35% on blowout earnings. Ron Gross analyzes it all, plus 21st Century Fox’s acquisition of Sky and Kraft Heinz (maybe?) buying Mondolez.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_15_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:28pm EST

Retailers may have enjoyed a record-setting Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but discounts continue to dig into profits. Meanwhile Bojangles has lofty expansion plans, and we answer your questions from Twitter (including some questions about Twitter).

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_14_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:02pm EST

Monty Moran is out at Chipotle. Bill Mann and Bill Barker analyze the company’s recent troubles and share why Moran’s compensation was part of why he had to resign. We discuss a little-known railroad company’s latest deal and what it means for future deal-making, as well as big-name advertiser opting out of the next Super Bowl. Towards the end we stop talking about investing and business altogether and discuss Christmas movies.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_13_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:43pm EST

Energy news abounds! Analyst Taylor Muckerman discusses ExxonMobil’s CEO potential leaving to be Secretary of State, the ripple effect of OPEC’s recent move to cut production, and the surprising headline of 2016.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_12_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:12pm EST

Costco breaks its streak of disappointing same-store sales.  Lululemon athletica crushes its latest quarter and focuses on international growth. Analyst Ron Gross discusses those stories, plus Tailored Brands' astonishing 40% one-day gain.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_08_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:31pm EST

Dave & Buster’s hits a new high after blowout 3rd-quarter earnings. Analyst David Kretzmann analyzes the restaurant’s success, Fitbit’s acquisition of Pebble, and the prospect of SiriusXM buying Pandora.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_07_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:42pm EST

Amazon unveils a grocery store with no lines and no cash registers. Chipotle shares drop on blunt comments from founder Steve Ells. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses those stories, the latest quarter from AutoZone, and TV Guide’s curious list of holiday TV specials.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_06_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:52pm EST

After a tasty lunch we settle into a booth at Shake Shack to analyze the burger chain's prospects as a public company. Analyst Jason Moser discusses Under Armour's 10-year deal with Major League Baseball and South Korea's push for a cashless society.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_05_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:32pm EST

The hottest new start-up hub is.....Berlin?? Analyst Matt Koppenheffer returns from Germany to share why young entrepreneurs are flocking to Berlin.  Plus we discuss the latest innovations in the European auto industry, why Deutsche Bank is a potential disaster, and the launch of Stock Advisor Germany.  Plus, holiday-themed outro music is back!

Direct download: Market_Foolery_12_01_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:08pm EST

OPEC meets to discuss oil production, GoPro cuts its workforce, and Donald Trump selects a new Secretary of the Treasury. Plus we take questions from Twitter and chat about the future of cigarettes.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_30_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:08pm EST

Tiffany’s strong sales in Japan and China were offset by lower traffic at its flagship store on 5th Avenue in New York City. The reason has something to do with the President-elect who lives NEXT DOOR. Bill Barker from Motley Fool Funds analyzes new guidance from UnitedHealth, a blowout quarter from Thor Industries, and tonight’s broadcast of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”.  To check out The Motley Fool’s new skill for Amazon’s Echo just go to www.fool.com/alexa.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_29_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:19pm EST

Online sales continue to soar as physical stores deal with a changing Black Friday environment. Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman analyze the retail landscape and Under Armour’s sudden change of heart about ticker symbols.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_28_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:01pm EST

Veteran financial columnist and author Jonathan Chevreau shares insights from his latest book, including why financial independence is better than retirement, why the word “retirement” needs to be retired, and money advice for millennials.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_23_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Amazon’s bid to disrupt the cable TV industry is officially underway.  Tim Hanson analyzes the prospect of live sports on Amazon’s platform, the bizarre difference between Under Armour’s two share classes, and Markel’s after-hours dip.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_22_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:21pm EST

Merger Monday hits the cyber security industry.  Tyson Foods’s CEO is headed for the exit.  Facebook announces a $6 billion stock buyback plan.  Plus we dip into the Fool Mailbag and share our favorite Thanksgiving foods.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_21_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:03pm EST

Analyst Seth Jayson digs into the latest retail spending numbers, Target’s strong 3rd quarter results, and Lowe’s 3rd quarter miss.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_16_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:59pm EST

Noted airline-stock-hater Warren Buffett raised more than a few eyebrows on the news that Berkshire-Hathaway has bought stakes in not one but FOUR separate airlines. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker explains why and discusses the latest earnings from Home Depot and Dick’s Sporting Goods.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_15_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:30pm EST

Will President Trump start a trade war with China?  And if so, which companies will be most affected?  Jason Moser and Taylor Muckerman discuss this story, along with Samsung’s $8 billion acquisition, the future of Mercado Libre, and the likelihood of Anheuser-Busch InBev buying Coca-Cola. 

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_14_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:49pm EST

Macy’s posts its 7th straight month of falling same-store sales, which makes the upcoming holiday quarter even more important.  Shake Shack serves up a tasty 3rd quarter report, while Party City falls victim to Halloween falling on a Monday.  Plus, analyst Jason Moser previews Walt Disney’s upcoming earnings report.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_10_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:20pm EST

Chief Investment Officer Andy Cross and Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discuss the election of Donald Trump, its impact on the stock market, and how certain industries are likely to fare.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_09_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:10pm EST

CVS Health shares fall 13% as Walgreens gets serious about taking market share.  Bryan Hinmon and Bill Barker from Motley Fool Funds analyze that story, plus the latest results from Priceline, Hertz and Valeant Pharmaceuticals.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_08_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:49pm EST

Facebook shares fell after its latest quarterly report, but it appears nothing is stopping The Social Network and Google from utterly dominating the online ad market. Plus, we discuss what ESPN’s worst month ever means for The Walt Disney Company, the challenges facing Fitbit and GoPro, and which businesses are offering freebies on Election Day.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_07_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:00pm EST

Shares of Shopify are up 60% in 2016. The Canadian e-commerce company has a few things going for it, including a partnership with industry leader Amazon.  Jim Gillies and Bill Barker return to discuss Shopify’s latest quarter, plus earnings from a few restaurant stocks.  Plus, we got a response from Bath & Body Works!

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Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:13pm EST

Former executives from Valent Pharmaceuticals appear to be under investigation. Shares of Tronc fall 20% after Gannett walks away from its bid.  Jim Gillies and Bill Barker discuss those stories, plus how Bath & Body Works is driving results for L Brands, and how scented candles are part of the plan.  Chris Hill shares highlights (and lowlights) from the Marine Corps Marathon.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_11_01_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:01pm EST

GE’s made a bid for Baker Hughes, but will regulators give it the green light? Goldman Sachs pushes Apple to make a competing bid for Time Warner. Plus we discuss the importance of revenue vs. profits.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_31_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:04pm EST

Twitter earnings surprise to the upside, though not nearly as much as Tesla’s. Plus the future of Buffalo Wild Wings, what to watch for at Amazon, and why Junior Mints are underrated Halloween candy.

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Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_27_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 4:14pm EST

Panera Bread’s and Chipotle’s 3rd-quarter results could hardly be more different. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses those stories, plus the latest results from Southwest Airlines and Edward Lifesciences.  Listeners weigh in as our evaluation of Halloween candy continues.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_26_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:30pm EST

As Under Armour shares fall on lowered guidance analyst Ron Gross cautions investors to separate the business from the stock.  We also pore over the latest results from Caterpillar and Procter & Gamble. Plus, things get a little heated as we bring in producer Dan Boyd to discuss overrated and underrated Halloween candies.  Thanks to Criquet for supporting this episode!  For 20% off your 1st purchase, go to criquetshirts.com/fool and use the promo code fool.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_25_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:13pm EST

AT&T makes an $85 billion bid for Time Warner, but haven’t we seen this movie before?  TD Ameritrade buys Scottrade for $4 billion.  Plus, Kodak unveils a smartphone and no, we’re not making this up.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_24_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 3:00pm EST

Investor-At-Large Tim Hanson discusses the latest earnings reports from eBay and Mattel.  Plus we dig into Bladex, the Latin American bank more investors should know about.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_20_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 1:12pm EST

Intel has a record quarter and Intuitive Surgical’s profits grow 26%, yet both stocks fall due to company guidance. Motley Fool Funds analyst Bill Barker discusses those stories plus Harley-Davidson’s restructuring, Microsoft’s $400 million marketing deal with the NFL, and Videndi being sued by a founding member of Spinal Tap.

Direct download: Market_Foolery_10_19_2016.mp3
Category:podcast -- posted at: 2:07pm EST