Join hosts Dylan Lewis, Deidre Woollard, Ricky Mulvey, and Mary Long as they cover the day’s top business news and financial headlines with the Motley Fool's team of investment analysts. Tune in on weekends for the greatest investing classes you never got the chance to take in school and perspectives from special guests helping to shape the future.
In the Pilot’s Seat
The Blue Angels are an elite team of U.S. Naval pilots who maneuver $40 million planes at hundreds of miles per hour while flying mere inches from each other. What’s it like to be in the cockpit?
Ricky Mulvey caught up with John “GUCCI” Foley, a former lead solo pilot for the Blue Angels, a keynote speaker, and the author of “Fearless Success.” They discuss:
How to find your centerpoint – in airshows and investing What it’s like to sit on a multi-million-dollar sell option And the importance of being “glad to be here” Host: Ricky Mulvey
Guest: John Foley
Producer: Mary Long
Engineers: Rick Engdahl
Mobile Payments Around the World
Not everyone has a bank in the developing world, but mobile phones are everywhere.
Mary Long and Asit Sharma discuss:
The evolution of payments in India Micropayments versus credit cards How MercadoLibre is gaining traction with cross-border payments in Latin America The move for payments companies to become a superapp Companies mentioned: GOOG, GOOGL, PG, PAYTM, TOST, PYPL, MELI, DLO, BABA
Host: Mary Long
Guest: Asit Sharma
Producer: Ricky Mulvey
Engineer: Rick Engdahl
The Latest Shut-Down
Friday’s deadline for government funding seems like it will pass without a resolution. We talk through the latest government shutdown and what it means for the market.
(00:21) Jason Moser and Andy Cross discuss:
- The government shutdown and how investors and federal employees should be processing the news.
- The FTC’s antitrust case against Amazon and what it means for big tech.
- Earnings updates from Costco, Nike, and Carmax.
(19:11) Motley Fool analyst Rick Munarriz gives a rundown on Rover, the petcare marketplace, and explains the tailwinds and tailwags pushing the company forward. .
(33:01) Jason and Andy break down two stocks on their radar: EPAM Systems and Intercontinental Exchange.
Stocks discussed: AMZN, META, COST, NKE, KMX, ICE, EPAM
Host: Dylan Lewis
Guests: Jason Moser, Andy Cross, Ricky Mulvey, Rick Munarriz
Engineers: Dan Boyd
Can’t Touch This
How do you measure things like brand and people?
(00:21) David Meier and Deidre Woollard discuss:
- What the intangibles are and why we need to factor them in.
- How Accenture has built a global empire by helping businesses advance.
- If the Peloton and Lululemon collaboration will be a win for both brands.
(18:24) Kirsten Guerra and Mary Long explore the potential of Roblox both as an investment and as a growing social phenomenon.
Companies discussed: RBLX, ACN, PTON, LULU, KO
Host: Deidre Woollard
Guests: David Meier, Kirsten Guerra, Mary Long
Producers: Ricky Mulvey, Mary Long
Engineer: Dan Boyd
Matchmaking, Break-ups, and a Survivor
It’s the antitrust case everybody saw coming – does it have merit?
(00:21) Asit Sharma and Dylan Lewis discuss:
- The FTC’s antitrust case against Amazon, the case’s merits and how Amazon has forced innovation in e-commerce.
- What Tinder’s new $500/month “Select” tier says about freemium business models.
- Alibaba’s plan to spin out its first business unit – logistics segment Cainiao.
(16:02) The Motley Fool’s own Emily Flippen will be on the 45th season of Survivor – ahead of the show’s premiere tonight on CBS, Mary Long caught up with Emily about why she was excited to take on the challenge of being a castaway.
Companies discussed: AMZN, MTCH, BABA, LULU, WM, TXRH
Host: Dylan Lewis
Guests: Asit Sharma, Mary Long, Emily Flippen
Engineers: Dan Boyd
How Fools Use ETFs
We like stocks. We also like exchange traded funds.
But first, (00:21) Ricky Mulvey and Jim Gillies discuss:
- A difficult stretch for small-cap stocks.
- Costco’s new healthcare offering.
- One piece of Costco’s valuation that’s often forgotten by investors.
Plus, Robert Brokamp and Alison Southwick find out how Fools use ETFs in their portfolios.
Companies/ETFs mentioned: COST, CIBR
Hosts: Ricky Mulvey, Alison Southwick
Guests: Jim Gillies, Robert Brokamp, Kirsten Guerra, Jason Moser, Bill Mann
Engineers: Dan Boyd, Rick Engdahl
The highest quality one for fundamentals
Can you guys talk about the upcoming big events every weekend?
Nice resource that has provided advice and a challenge to dig deeper into companies before investing. Love the bantering between the Fools.
The bitcoin show is just full of half truths and a lack of real understanding. I expected so much more