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Trends with Friends is a weekly podcast and newsletter hosted by Howard Lindzon, JC Parets, and Phil Pearlman, discussing the hottest trends in the market and more. Oh, and they occasionally invite their friends to join the fun.

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Trends with Friends is a weekly podcast and newsletter hosted by Howard Lindzon, JC Parets, and Phil Pearlman, discussing the hottest trends in the market and more. Oh, and they occasionally invite their friends to join the fun.

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    The Email Revolution, Bull Market Insights, and An Inside Look At Beehiiv with Co-Founder Tyler Denk

    The Email Revolution, Bull Market Insights, and An Inside Look At Beehiiv with Co-Founder Tyler Denk

    This week we're joined by Tyler Denk — the Co-Founder and CEO of Beehiiv. Beehiiv is an all-in-one platform for newsletter creators, launched in 2021, that has rapidly gained traction for its innovative features and focus on creator needs. Before founding Beehiiv, Tyler was a product lead at Google and a senior product lead at Morning Brew. In this episode, we cover:

    • How Beehiiv is revolutionizing content infrastructure

    • The power of owning an audience through email newsletters

    • The shift towards first-party data and email-centric content distribution

    • Substack vs. Beehiiv

    • Why this bull market still has legs

    • Challenges and opportunities in AI and decentralized platforms



    Skip Ahead:

    (00:00) Welcome

    (01:46) Some background on Tyler and Beehiiv

    (06:16) Reflections on the negotiation

    (08:25) Twitter, Boost, and early days at Morning Brew

    (12:14) First-party data and the power of owning your audience

    (14:27) Biggest day-to-day concerns at Beehiiv

    (16:08) JC’s wine newsletter

    (17:04) Monetization and boost network

    (18:40) The role of aggregation and curation in content platforms

    (21:25) The TAM of Beehiiv and their talent initiative

    (25:25) Beehiiv’s verticals

    (29:10) Most interesting charts in the world: S&P and Nasdaq

    (30:20) Bitcoin, Solana, and Binance all reaching former highs

    (30:50) The fab 5

    (34:15) Challenges and opportunities in AI and decentralized platforms

    (37:40) Nvidia impact on stocks

    (39:30) How Beehiiv is thinking about AI

    (40:42) Jonathan Krinsky’s SPX predictions

    (43:02) What’s happening with software

    (44:30) Penny stock trading on the rise

    (47:15) Decentralization trends

    (49:30) Protecting your momentum and managing your cap table

    (53:20) Substack taking a big risk

    (55:28) Trends with NO Friends: Warrior Met Coal

    (56:46) See you next week



    Referenced:

    • Beehiiv - https://www.beehiiv.com/

    • Morning Brew - https://www.morningbrew.com/daily

    • Business Insider - https://www.businessinsider.com/

    • Klaviyo - https://www.klaviyo.com/

    • Mailchimp - https://mailchimp.com/

    • Wordpress - https://wordpress.com/

    • Substack - https://substack.com/

    • Facebook Bulletin - https://about.fb.com/news/2021/06/introducing-bulletin-a-platform-for-independent-writers/

    • Fred Wilson - https://x.com/fredwilson?lang=en

    • Punchup - https://punchup.live/

    • Jonathan Krinsky - https://x.com/jkrinskypga?lang=en



    Big Thank You To Our Guest:

    • Tyler Denk - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tyler-denk/



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    • 57 min
    Why Tech Needs a Lesson in Empathy, Apple Stock Strategies, and AI Optimism with Om Malik

    Why Tech Needs a Lesson in Empathy, Apple Stock Strategies, and AI Optimism with Om Malik

    This week we're joined by Om Malik — a San Francisco-based writer, photographer, and investor with three decades of experience in Silicon Valley. We cover:

    • Apple, and whether they are underperforming

    • The need for empathy in the tech industry

    • Technology vs. the spectacle of technology

    • Our favorite products and acquisitions

    • Consumer Discretionary reaching new ten-year lows

    • Personal reflections on health and wellness



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    Skip Ahead:

    (00:00) Welcome

    (04:48) Is Apple underperforming?

    (15:00) Silicon Valley’s Empathy Vacuum

    (21:39) Sam Altman and OpenAI

    (25:20) Technology vs. the spectacle of technology

    (26:49) Standout products

    (32:31) The most interesting ‘sexy’ chart in the world

    (34:46) The most interesting ‘boring’ chart in the world

    (36:47) Different asset classes

    (45:29) AI

    (48:40) The 3 day reset

    (51:35) Consumer Discretionary

    (54:50) $VLO and $IMO

    (58:24) Health and wellness

    (01:03:00) What Om is excited about



    Referenced:

    • Silicon Valley’s Empathy Vacuum - https://om.co/2024/05/27/silicon-valleys-empathy-vacuum/

    • Gigaom founder Om Malik: My heart attack ‘was the best thing that happened to me’ - https://www.vox.com/2016/9/8/12825866/om-malik-gigaom-true-ventures-blogging-heart-attack-recode-media-podcast



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    • 1 hr 9 min
    Anchored VWAP Strategies, Netflix Analysis, and Global Stock Surges: Insights with Brian Shannon

    Anchored VWAP Strategies, Netflix Analysis, and Global Stock Surges: Insights with Brian Shannon

    This week we're joined by Brian Shannon — founder of Alphatrends.net and author of the beginner's trading book Technical Analysis Using Multiple Timeframes, and best-selling book Maximum Trading Gains with Anchored VWAP. We talk Netflix, Bitcoin, and the concept of Volume Weighted Average Price (VWAP). Specifically:

    • Netflix is trading near all-time highs and has the potential for further upside

    • Bitcoin has consolidated and is poised for a breakout to new all-time highs

    • The use of anchored VWAP (Volume-Weighted Average Price) and its application in analyzing Bitcoin and crude oil

    • The concept of using multiple timeframes in technical analysis

    • The role of fundamentals versus price action in driving market movements

    • Why you should stay in your lane



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    Skip Ahead:

    (00:00) Welcome banter

    (03:20) Netflix nearing all-time highs

    (07:20) The AI war: who’s benefiting?

    (09:30) Brian Shannon, Alpha Trends and Stocktwits

    (14:45) Howard’s early calls

    (17:08) Bitcoin weekly

    (21:28) Pepe the Frog and ETH

    (22:45) Understanding the anchored VWAP (Volume Weighted Average Price)

    (25:23) Anchored VWAP: Bitcoin

    (30:00) Anchored VWAP: Crude Oil

    (31:54) Anchored VWAP: Copper

    (33:04) Fundamental Analysis vs. Price Action

    (42:04) Anchored VWAP: SPY

    (45:13) All Country World Index (ACWI) making all-time highs

    (49:30) Contrarian take: ignoring the macro landscape

    (52:30) Understanding time horizons

    (55:54) Staying in your lane

    (58:35) DJIA reaching new all-time high

    (01:05:00) The global market

    (01:07:44) 53 years of reasons to be bearish

    (01:11:04) Trends with NO Friends: Hidden opportunities



    Referenced:

    • Ted Sarandos - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tedsarandos

    • Reed Hastings - https://www.forbes.com/profile/reed-hastings/?sh=43d6b6c32782

    • Andy Swan - https://x.com/AndySwan?ref_src=twsrc

    • Trading View - https://www.tradingview.com/

    • TC2000 - https://www.tc2000.com/?gad_source=1

    • Craig Shapiro - https://x.com/ces921?ref_src=twsrc^google|twcamp^serp|twgr^author

    • Morgan Housel - https://www.morganhousel.com/

    • Joe Fahmy - https://joefahmy.com/

    • Linda Bradford Raschke - https://x.com/LindaRaschke?ref_src=twsrc^google|twcamp^serp|twgr^author

    • Jerry Seinfeld - https://www.jerryseinfeld.com/



    Big Thank You To Our Guest:

    • Brian Shannon - https://x.com/alphatrends



    Where To Find Howard and Friends:

    • Howard - https://stocktwits.com/howardlindzon

    • JC - https://stocktwits.com/allstarcharts

    • Phil - https://stocktwits.com/ppearlman

    • Production and Marketing - https://penname.co/



    All opinions expressed on this show are solely the opinions of the hosts’ and guests’ and do not reflect the opinions of Stocktwits, Inc. or its affiliates. The hosts are not SEC or FINRA registered advisors or professionals. The content of this show is for educational and entertainment purposes only. Please consult with your financial advisor before making any investment decision.



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    • 1 hr 15 min
    GameStop, AMC, and Beyond: Lessons on Short Squeezes and Risk Management with Jeff Richards

    GameStop, AMC, and Beyond: Lessons on Short Squeezes and Risk Management with Jeff Richards

    This week we're joined by Jeff Richards, managing partner at Notable Capital. Together we explore the rebranding of GGV Capital to Notable Capital and dissect the viral phenomenon of meme stocks, focusing on the surge of GameStop and AMC fueled by the ever-elusive Roaring Kitty. Join us for insights into market dynamics, risk management, and the evolving role of AI in finance and investing. We cover:

    • The rebranding of GGV Capital to Notable Capital

    • Slice, and how it’s disrupting the pizza delivery space

    • The recent surge in GameStop and AMC stock prices

    • The dynamics of short squeezes

    • The role of short sellers in the market

    • The IPO market



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    Skip Ahead:

    (00:00) Welcome banter

    (04:00) Notable Capital’s rebrand

    (05:40) Slice pizza delivery

    (10:22) Book plugs

    (10:50) Roaring kitty skyrocketing AMC and GME

    (14:20) A lesson for investors regarding shorts

    (18:20) Short sellers’ role in the market

    (20:48) The psychology of meme stocks and FOMO

    (24:20) A note on the global market landscape

    (26:11) Pepe the Frog and cultural influence

    (31:35) The evolving role of AI in finance and investing

    (37:47) The importance of sales and marketing

    (40:13) AI is turbocharging SMB’s

    (42:59) Making sense of the startup economy

    (48:33) The next boom

    (49:35) Market bets

    (56:43) Trends with NO Friends: Blue Bird & Nelnet

    (01:02:40) Options trades

    (01:04:05) See you next week



    Referenced:

    • Notable Capital - https://notablecap.com/

    • Slice - https://slicelife.com/

    • Shoe Dog - https://www.amazon.com/Shoe-Dog-Memoir-Creator-Nike-ebook/dp/B0176M1A44

    • Setting The Table - https://www.amazon.com/Setting-Table-Transforming-Hospitality-Business/dp/0060742763

    • Thinking Fast and Slow - https://www.amazon.com/Thinking-Fast-Slow-Daniel-Kahneman/dp/0374533555

    • Roaring Kitty’s tweet - https://twitter.com/TheRoaringKitty/status/1789807772542067105?ref_src=twsrc^tfw|twcamp^tweetembed|twterm^1789807772542067105|twgr^5d8c010501259346ce1f346ad2bc72fce6917477|twcon^s1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.notion.so%2Fpen-name%2F05-14-24-TwF-0a961666fd0f49ea9f060a222a86064b%3Fpvs%3D25

    • Ibotta - https://home.ibotta.com/



    Big Thank You To Our Guest:

    • Jeff Richards - https://notablecap.com/team/jeff-richards/



    Where To Find Howard and Friends:

    • Howard - https://stocktwits.com/howardlindzon

    • JC - https://stocktwits.com/allstarcharts

    • Phil - https://stocktwits.com/ppearlman

    • Production and Marketing - https://penname.co/



    All opinions expressed on this show are solely the opinions of the hosts’ and guests’ and do not reflect the opinions of Stocktwits, Inc. or its affiliates. The hosts are not SEC or FINRA registered advisors or professionals. The content of this show is for educational and entertainment purposes only. Please consult with your financial advisor before making any investment decisions.



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    • 1 hr 4 min
    May’s Bullish Market, Factors That Actually Drive Earnings, China’s Mean Reversion, Investing In Argentina, More

    May’s Bullish Market, Factors That Actually Drive Earnings, China’s Mean Reversion, Investing In Argentina, More

    Welcome back to another week of Trends with Friends where our hosts tackle everything from the factors that drive earnings to the latest twists in China's tech scene. This week we cover:

    • China's tech industry experiencing a mean reversion

    • The recent sentiment shift

    • Why you should ignore sensationalism in the media

    • Bullish seasonality in May and the potential for a rebound in the market

    • Balagi’s U.S. interest rate projections

    • Some interesting charts and stocks to watch



    Be sure to check out our new website: https://trendswithfriends.com/

    Subscribe to Trends with Friends: https://www.howardlindzon.com/



    Thanks to our sponsor, Public. Public is an investing platform where members can build a portfolio of stocks, bonds, options, ETFs, crypto, and alternative assets—plus get an industry-leading 5.1%* APY with a high-yield cash account. Learn more today: public.com/trendswithfriends.



    Skip Ahead:

    (00:00) Welcome banter

    (03:33) China’s tech industry

    (06:50) Market breakouts and mean reversions

    (11:30) Investing in Argentina

    (19:22) Recent sentiment shift

    (22:58) Price action and market trends

    (28:07) The bullish seasonality in May

    (31:30) Ignoring sensationalism in the media

    (36:00) QQQ and SPX rebounding

    (38:40) Forward earning expectations

    (44:03) Balagi’s U.S. interest rate projections

    (50:08) Trends With NO Friends: Comfort Systems

    (52:30) Latin America is firing

    (54:45) What we’re pimping



    Referenced:

    • Elon Musk “I recommend investing in Argentina” - https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1787654457339342932

    • Ryan Detrick - https://www.carsongroup.com/insights/blog/team-members/ryan-detrick/

    • Balaji - https://twitter.com/balajis



    Big Thank You To Our Guest:

    • Riley Rosebee - https://stocktwits.com/coloradoriley



    Where To Find Howard and Friends:

    • Howard - https://stocktwits.com/howardlindzon

    • JC - https://stocktwits.com/allstarcharts

    • Phil - https://stocktwits.com/ppearlman

    • Production and Marketing - https://penname.co/



    All opinions expressed on this show are solely the opinions of the hosts’ and guests’ and do not reflect the opinions of Stocktwits, Inc. or its affiliates. The hosts are not SEC or FINRA registered advisors or professionals. The content of this show is for educational and entertainment purposes only. Please consult with your financial advisor before making any investment decisions.



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    • 1 hr 1 min
    Safe Haven Assets, Politics vs. Stocks, Bullish Beehiiv Outlook, and GE's Future

    Safe Haven Assets, Politics vs. Stocks, Bullish Beehiiv Outlook, and GE's Future

    Another wild ride on Trends with Friends, where Howard and JC spar over degenerate investing. Riley Rosebee joins us for the latest Trends With NO Friends bets, and together we cover:

    • Why we’re bullish on Beehiiv

    • The importance of organic growth

    • Politics, stock and anger

    • The role of human psychology in the stock market

    • Why you should be paying attention to the 3 G’s

    • Why Michael Parekh says not to give up on Apple

    • The significance of privacy in the context of AI and technology

    • Trends With No Friends Bets

    • The role of financial advisors and the importance of having one

    • The impact of the Japanese yen on the stock market and why it matters



    Be sure to check out our new website: https://trendswithfriends.com/

    Subscribe to Trends with Friends: https://www.howardlindzon.com/



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    Skip Ahead:

    00:00 Greetings and Small Talk

    04:25 Trends with Friends Updates

    08:47 The Use of Email As a Social Network

    11:13 Beehiiv vs. Substack

    17:52 Politics, Stock and Anger

    20:47 $DJT and Degenerate Investors

    23:50 Price Behavior and Investing Mentalities

    25:49 Dogecoin, Trump Media, and Tesla

    28:55 The Power of Gold: A Safe Haven Asset

    31:55 JC’s Mexican Gold Miner Trade

    35:30 Bullishness on Nvidia and Google

    38:28 Apple’s Potential

    41:16 Goldman Sachs and Capital Markets

    42:42 GE: The 4th G

    46:10 Introduction to Aramark

    48:47 Allegheny Technologies Inc. (ATI)

    51:02 The Impact of the Japanese Yen on the Stock Market

    54:50 See You Next Week



    Referenced:

    • Beehiiv - https://www.beehiiv.com/

    • Tyler Denk - https://www.linkedin.com/in/tyler-denk/

    • Substack - https://substack.com/

    • Michael Parekh - https://www.linkedin.com/in/michaelparekh



    Big Thank You To Our Guest:

    • Riley Rosebee - https://stocktwits.com/coloradoriley



    Where To Find Howard and Friends:

    • Howard - https://stocktwits.com/howardlindzon

    • JC - https://stocktwits.com/allstarcharts

    • Phil - https://stocktwits.com/ppearlman

    • Production and Marketing - https://penname.co/



    All opinions expressed on this show are solely the opinions of the hosts’ and guests’ and do not reflect the opinions of Stocktwits, Inc. or its affiliates. The hosts are not SEC or FINRA registered advisors or professionals. The content of this show is for educational and entertainment purposes only. Please consult with your financial advisor before making any investment decisions.


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    • 55 min

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They are always busting each others balls but providing some interesting thinking on investing. Not sure if they are allowed to share where they place their stop losses at but would like to know to get a feel for their risk tolerance.

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