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Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser sits down with Latch co-founder and CEO Luke Schoenfelder. Tune in as they talk about Latch's most recent quarterly results, the opportunities the company is focused on going forward, and much more! LTCH 

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Brilliant Earth is a digitally native jewelry business looking to redefine the shopping experience for engagement rings. But will consumers take to this digital experience? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss one of the newest jewelry businesses on the market today. 

Stocks: Brilliant Earth Group (NASDAQ: BRLT)

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Brazilian fintech Nubank is set to go public at a valuation of as much as $40 billion. In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Jason Moser and Matt Frankel dig into Nubank -- what the company does, how has it grown, what is its market opportunity? Could this Buffett-backed fintech be a good fit for your portfolio?

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High growth stocks have taken a big haircut in the past few months after an incredible 2020. We talk about the factors affecting them, why the major indices haven't seen the same sell-off (hint: Big Tech), and how investors can keep their heads on straight while seeing so much red.

Stocks: AAPL, AMZN, MSFT, GOOG, GOOGL, FB, Z, PLTR

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Motley Fool Analyst Auri Hughes joins the podcast to discuss XPEL, a rapidly growing business providing paint and window protection films to the automotive industry, among other applications.

Stocks Mentioned: XPEL, MMM

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Heading into the final month of the year, join Brian Stoffel as he shares with host Emily Flippen the one mid cap stock you’d have to pry from his cold, dead, hands. 

Stocks: Axon (NASDAQ: AXON)

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Chobani is one of the most popular yogurt brands across the United States, but it's founder-led management team has a much bigger vision for its brand.  As a consumer products leader for conscious consumers, how much of Chobani's growth is still yet to be found? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss this recent S-1 filing.

Stocks: Chobani (to be listed NASDAQ: CHO)

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Insurance disruptor Lemonade (NYSE: LMND) may not be one of the year's best stock performers, but there are big things happening in the business that could drive serious long-term shareholder value. In this special episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Lemonade's co-founder and co-CEO Daniel Schreiber joins Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel to discuss how the business has reached this point, why the Lemonade Car rollout is so exciting, and much more. 

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Nuvei Founder, Chairman, and CEO Phil Fayer joins Fool Canada Analyst Nate Parmelee and Industry Focus Host Nick Sciple to discuss how Nuvei is working to achieve its purpose “to make our world a local marketplace.”

Stocks Mentioned: NVEI

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In his Industry Focus debut, Motley Fool Analyst Sanmeet Deo joins Emily Flippen to look at fast casual salad chain Sweetgreen to help determine if investors should take a big bite out of this mouthwatering opportunity. 

 
 
Stocks: Sweetgreen (NYSE: SG)

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In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and host Jason Moser take a closer look at two stocks they bought last August, Lemonade (NYSE: LMND) and Bill.com (NASDAQ: BILL). Matt and Jason will dig into the stock performance of each one, how the businesses are doing, and more, to determine whether these stocks are still worth buying today.

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Ever wonder what customers actually think of the unboxing process, or where shoppers get stuck during check out on your site?

UserTesting is a company focused on collecting customer insights for businesses to improve the usability of their products. Shares of the company just hit the market, and in this episode, we break down how this business is a huge beneficiary of where the world is going and how they'll have to educate the market to meaningfully grow.

Stocks: USER

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Jason Hall joins the show to take a look at Stem, Inc. and how it’s using software to stand out in the emerging market for battery storage technology. 

Stocks Mentioned: STEM, TSLA

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We get a first look at recent SPAC debut Bird Global, the company known for its e-scooters and last mile mobility options.We talk through how changes to the company's fleet management has dramatically changed the Bird's financials over the past few years and how the company stacks up to more robust mobility offerings from Lyft and Uber.

Stocks: BRDS, UBER, LYFT

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Nextdoor may be the most controversial business to go public since WeWork’s failed listing, however, can Nextdoor’s new and experienced management team turn around this business given its history of bad publicity? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss if Nextdoor’s product is really better than you may think.

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In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP®, and host Jason Moser dig into a trio of financial sector earnings. First, the pair talks about the latest results from high-growth fintech SoFi (NASDAQ: SOFI), and then pivots to slow-and-steady compounder Boston Omaha Corporation (NASDAQ: BOMN). Last but certainly not least, Frankel and Moser take a look at the latest numbers from card payment specialist Marqeta (NYSE: MQ). 

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We try and keep up with tech earnings and check-in on three companies we regularly talk about -- Palantir, DataDog, and The Trade Desk.

Tune in for a breakdown on how commercial revenue is poised to become a bigger part of the pie for Palantir, how DataDog keeps cruising along, and why ad tracking concerns shouldn't faze Trade Desk shareholders.

Stocks: TTD, DDOG, PLTR

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Kornit Digital CEO Ronen Samuel joins the show to share how Kornit’s print-on-demand technology is ushering in a new era of sustainable, on-demand, digital fashion

Stocks Mentioned: KRNT, AMZN, BOO.L

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On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard host Jason Moser sits down with Motley Fool Ventures Partner Brendan Mathews. Tune in as they take a closer look at the business of Expensify as it makes its debut as a publicly traded company!

Stocks: EXFY

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After a dismal quarter from Peloton, investors seem convinced that fitness trends may be shifting back to pre-pandemic norms. Life Time Fitness is looking to capitalize on this sentiment by attracting members back to its resort-like gyms. However, does this old company revisiting public markets have the financial fortitude for your portfolio? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss in today’s show. 

Stocks: Life Time Group Holdings (NYSE: LTH)

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In this week's Industry Focus: Financials, Matt and Jason discuss the recent earnings reports from some of our favorite companies. They start with Square (NYSE: SQ), which declined after earnings despite strong results, and then pivot to retail REITs Simon Property Group (NYSE: SPG) and Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (NYSE: SKT). Then, they give a quick take on Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) latest results before ending with Zillow's (NASDAQ: Z)(NASDAQ: ZG) disappointing news. 

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Earlier this year, we talked about how 2020 pulled a lot of growth forward and YoY comps might be tough for tech companies.

We saw that in the results for Peloton, Pinterest, and Roku this week. But while some numbers might've been a bit disappointing for these businesses, the thesis for each is still very much in tact. We run through the quarterly numbers and explain why.

Stocks: ROKU, PINS, PTON

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Invitation Homes Co-Founder, President, and CEO joins Industry Focus Host Nick Sciple and Motley Fool Canada Advisor Iain Butler to discuss how the rental home industry has changed in the past decade, how Invitation Homes has grown to become America’s largest home lessor, and where the company and its market are headed over the next 5 years. 

Stocks Mentioned: INVH, TSX:TCN

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SEMrush is an online visibility management platform looking to become the new standard for marketing and search engine optimization worldwide. Join the Motley Fool’s Brian Stoffel and host Emily Flippen as they dive into this recent IPO on today’s Wildcard Wednesday show.

Stocks: SEMrush Holdings (SEMR)

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Rent the Runway is looking to invent a designer cloud-based wardrobe for fashionistas across the world, but it’s financial picture paints a slightly different story. Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss the challenging business of resale and renting and if Rent the Runway has what it takes to turn business around. Rent The Runway Ticker: RENT.

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On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Financials host Jason Moser sits down with Motley Fool analyst Jason Hall. Tune in as they take a look at the most recent earnings reports from Mastercard, Visa, and Robinhood! 

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We run through the strong earnings results from music streamer Spotify and ad giant Alphabet.

Tune in for breakdowns on how we're even more confident in Spotify's ad strategy after pouring through the results, and how Google properties continue to defy the law of large numbers. Also, we touch on the Pinterest/PayPal deal that wasn't.

Stocks: SPOT, GOOG, GOOGL, PINS, PYPL

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Description: Motley Fool Contributor Lou Whiteman joins the show to take a look at earnings reports from Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, and General Dynamics, as well as the overall state of the defense industry today.

Stocks Mentioned: LMT, NOC, BA, GD

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Moneygram CEO Alex Holmes joins Industry Focus Host Nick Sciple and Motley Fool Contributor Luis Sanchez to take a look at the international remittance market (AKA sending money across borders), how cryptocurrency is playing a role in the market, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: MGI

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Get in the spirit for Halloween by joining Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they break down the business of candy in today's episode of Industry Focus. 

Stocks: Tootsie Roll (TR), Nestle (NSRGY), Mondelez (MDLZ), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B)

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In this week's show, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP®, sits down with David O'Reilly, CEO of The Howard Hughes Corporation (NYSE: HHC), one of the most interesting and unique real estate companies in the market. You'll hear what the company does, where O'Reilly sees the biggest opportunities, why the master-planned community business is so attractive, and much more.

Stocks: HHC

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We talk about the rumor of the week -- Paypal's late stage talks to acquire Pinterest.

The move would be a reach outside the payment company's core competency,  but could unlock better monetization opportunities for Pinterest and give PayPal some digital real estate to explore marketplace and commerce activity.

We're shareholders of both and talk about why the deal makes sense, why it might not make sense, and what to keep in mind if a company you own is getting bought.

Stocks: PINS, PYPL

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Special Guest Mark Manduca, Chief Investment Officer at GXO Logistics, joins the show to discuss GXO and how e-commerce, automation, and outsourcing are reshaping how companies get their products to market. 

Stocks Mentioned: GXO

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WeWork will finally hit the public markets after BowX Acquisition Corp (BOWX) shareholders voted to bring the company public via SPAC.

The company coming to the public markets looks a bit different than the one that pulled its IPO in 2019. We compare WeWork then and now, talk about leadership changes, the potential for the new WeWork, and the company's more realistic valuation.

Stocks: BOWX, WE

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Personal finance site NerdWallet has filed a prospectus to go public, with reports indicating it could seek up to a $5 billion valuation. What should investors think about this business model? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss another upcoming IPO.

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Earnings season is now underway, and we've seen the latest numbers from all of the big U.S. banks. In this installment of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel discuss third quarter results from JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), Citigroup (NYSE: C), and Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS). Hear which bank had the best quarter, and what stocks Jason and Matt are keeping an eye on this week. 

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We take a listener suggestion and look at Informatica, a company that makes it easy for businesses to use AI to integrate, manage, and parse data so that customers can do something useful with it.

The name might be familiar to long-time tech investors -- it was public for over 15 years before being taken private. We explain the company's history, transition to the subscription model, and leadership changes as it prepares for a second act on the market.

Stocks: INFA

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Jim Mueller, Advisor for The Motley Fool’s Energy Insider service, joins the show to share his approach to investing in renewable energy.

Stocks Mentioned: SHLS

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On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser sits down with Co-Founder and CEO of The Glimpse Group Lyron Bentovim. Tune in as they talk about the company's unique strategy, how AR and VR are being used across industries, and what's the deal with the metaverse?
 
Stocks: VRAR
 
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Peloton-rival iFit is a decades-old business looking to reinvent itself as the leader in connected at-home fitness. But how does its metrics stack up in the crowded industry? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they breakdown iFit’s S-1 in anticipation of a potential future listing. 
 
Stocks: Peloton (PTON), iFit (N/L: IFIT)
 
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With bank earnings set to start hitting the wire this week, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, take a look back at how the major U.S. banks fared in the second quarter. They also take a look at some of the biggest news stories about JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), and Wells Fargo(NYSE: WFC), and give a rundown of what they'll be watching in the third quarter results.

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We dip into the mailbag and tackle topics like analyst price targets, the best resources for new tech investors, and the hot button issue of payment for order flow and how it affects incentives between brokers and market makers.

Stocks: MSFT, AAPL, HOOD

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Jason Hall and Tyler Crowe join the show to dive into where we sit in the energy capital cycle and share a handful of stock picks that could be winners in fossil fuels over the next several years. 

Stocks Mentioned: FANG, PSX, TTE, CNQ

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Riskified is an eCommerce management system that allows businesses to outsource the risk of fraud associated with digital purchases. Join the Motley Fool’s Brian Stoffel as he breaks down the business model, Riskified’s proprietary AI system, and its risks in today’s episode.

Stocks: Riskified (RSKD)

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Warby-Parker is one of the most successful direct-to-consumer eyewear specialists in the world. Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they frame up what success could look like for this recently public company in the future.

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We recently learned that Google (NASDAQ: GOOGL)(NASDAQ: GOOG) is abandoning plans to create its own bank accounts, and Industry Focus host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss what investors need to know. Also, despite rising wages and lower interest rates, home affordability in the U.S. is at its worst level since the financial crisis. And finally, Frankel discusses why SoFi (NASDAQ: SOFI) is the stock he's most excited to read third quarter earnings from in the coming weeks.

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Earlier this summer, we broke down Blend Labs S1 and explained the company's role as the infrastructure for financial services industry.

CEO Nima Ghamsari joined the show to talk about how the company fits into the financial services ecosystem and why he thinks the usage-based software model is the future.

Stocks: BLND

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Lou Whiteman joins the show as we answer a question from the listener mailbag and take a look at 3 under-the-radar aerospace stocks

Stocks Mentioned: HWM, BLL, HEI, TDG, BRK.A, BRK.B, HXL

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Pulitzer prize winning author and renowned expert in energy and international relations returns to the show to discuss the state of energy markets and his book  The New Map: Energy, Climate, and the Clash of Nations . Topics include: surging oil prices, natural gas shortages, China’s energy crunch, and more. 

Stocks Mentioned:  TSLA, BP

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Did you think we were done with footwear IPOs? Think again! The market is hot for performance apparel, and On Holdings is the newest public business looking to capitalize. Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they continue the footwear discussion in today’s episode over On Performance running shoes. 

Stocks: On Holdings AG (NYSE: ONON)

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Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, take a deep dive into Remitly (NASDAQ: RELY), a cross-border payments company that just went public last week. The paid discusses what Remitly does, how it makes money, its market opportunity, and much more, so check out the discussion to see if it could be a stock to put on your radar. 

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We take a look at other industries through the lens of the app store to explore how mobile apps fit into the direction and strategy for companies. Plus, Dylan explaining the obvious aha moment of the phone being the remote control for his life.

Stocks: CMG, SBUX, MCD, UBER, ETSY, SQ

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Motley Fool Auto Analyst John Rosevear returns to the podcast to break down EV stories, including Lucid’s 520-mile range vehicle, Rivian’s EV truck beginning production, Ford’s deal with Tesla’s former CTO, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: LCID, F, GM, NIO, XPEV, TSLA

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Tune in for Motley Fool Advisor Karl Thiel’s debut on Industry Focus as our resident biotech expert discusses the advances and challenges of CRISPR gene-editing technology, as well as how investors should be thinking about the space.

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As a sustainable footwear brand with a cult following, AllBirds has reinvented what it means to be a digitally native apparel retailer. In this episode of Industry Focus, Motley Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen take a look through AllBird’s S-1 to determine if the business has more staying power beyond it’s high-end brand. Stocks: AllBirds (to be listed: BIRD)

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In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, take a closer look at real estate disruptor Compass (NYSE: COMP), which went public earlier this year. Hear Jason and Matt talk about what compass does, its strengths, the management team, and whether it can have a bright future even as iBuying gains traction.

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We talk about a sneaky-big tech company helping restaurants take their operations and systems digital -- Toast!

Listen in for a breakdown of how the company has grown from a humble point-of-sales solution into a robust offering aimed at making life easier for restaurateurs, staff, and customers.

Stocks: TOST

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:09pm EST

Jason Hall joins the podcast to discuss the Department of Energy’s Solar Futures Study and discuss ways to invest in solar energy’s future. 

Stocks Mentioned: FSLR, SEDG, ENPH, CWEN, CWEN.A, NEP, BEP, BEPC

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Direct download: 20210916_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:21pm EST

Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser sits down with Esoterica Capital Senior Analyst Kai Zhang. Tune in as they talk about the current regulatory environment in China, how investors should view opportunities in the region and much more!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:30pm EST

Casey's General Store is a midwestern favorite, serving fuel, food, and groceries to rural and suburban communities across sixteen states. But is Casey's the best convenience store, or just the only one available? Join Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they break down this classic retailer and discuss what the future may hold for its business.

Stocks: Casey's General Store (CASY)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 11:45am EST

On the heels of its recently-announced partnership with Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), buy-now-pay-later company Affirm (NASDAQ: ARFM) just released some pretty impressive results. And elsewhere in the BNPL space, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) just announced its acquisition of a leader in the Japanese market that could have global implications for the business. Plus, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, each discuss a stock they have on their watch list right now.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:41pm EST

We dig into helpdesk and CRM software company Freshworks.

After having a subpar customer experience a decade ago, CEO Girish Mathrubootham built a tool to help businesses better manage and centralize their customer interactions. We talk about the company's torrid growth and the competition it might face from the big dogs.

Stocks: FRSH

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Direct download: 20210910_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:38pm EST

ll the Industry Focus hosts come together to celebrate the 2000th episode of the podcast. Topics include lessons learned from the podcast, the story that made the biggest impact on the hosts, most recent stock buys, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: GME, TSLA, GTLS, AI, SPOT, NNI

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Direct download: 20210909_IF_2000Special.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:41pm EST

Today we explore a tech company focused on heart health -- HeartFlow!

The company uses medical imaging to create more complete models of patient cardiovascular systems, a non-invasive technology aimed are improving treatment and reducing unnecessary procedures and costs. The SPAC is set to come public later this year, tune in to find out if we'll be buying.

Stocks: LGV, HFLO

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:56pm EST

Weber is the preeminent decades-old outdoor grilling business that enthusiasts love. Traeger is the up-and-coming disruptor looking to convert every grill master into a wood pellet grill owner. Which of these newly public businesses is setting itself a part from the competition? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss these questions and more in today’s episode. 

Stocks: Weber (WEBR), Traeger (COOK)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:17pm EST

We talk our own book on today's show, bringing you three different companies we've added to our own portfolios over the past few weeks.

Tune-in for breakdowns on Spotify's ad business, why Lemonade not taking Jason as a customer on was a good thing, and how Etsy is keeping e-commerce crafty.

Stocks: SPOT, ETSY, LMND

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:11pm EST

Desktop Metal CPO Arjun Aggarwal joins the show to discuss 3D printing and Desktop Metal’s aim to help it cross the chasm from prototyping parts to full-scale mass production.

Stocks Mentioned: DM

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

Asit Sharma joins the show to break down Ziprecruiter’s direct listing

 

Stocks Mentioned: ZIP

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:55pm EST

Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen break down two recent retail earnings reports and discuss how the businesses are performing, their expectations for the future, and where they’ve each gone wrong in their past analysis.

Stocks: Dicks Sporting Goods (DKS), Best Buy (BBY)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:38pm EST

In this week's installment of Industry Focus, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss why Bill.com's (NYSE: BILL) earnings sent the already high-flying stock soaring. Plus, Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM) wins the buy-now-pay-later lottery with a new partnership with Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN). We'll break down the key takeaways from these stories and much more!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:51pm EST

This episode features a session from our recent member event FoolFest! Motley Fool Germany analyst Bernd Schmid walks host Kate Herman through his outlook on crypto -- the opportunity, most interesting applications, and how to tell pretenders from contenders as investment opportunities.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

Motley Fool Analyst John Rotonti returns to the show to take a look at Home Depot and Lowe’s recent earnings reports. 

Stocks Mentioned: HD, LOW

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:18pm EST

Today we go into a consumer brand and telehealth provider: Hims and Hers. They've developed direct relationships with consumers, making it easier to access generic drugs and wellness products in the men's and women's health space. They're expanding into new segments, including mental health, while bringing down barriers. We talk about how this model has lead to ridiculously high margins, but also competition, and how we're looking at the company's prospects.

Stocks: HIMS

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

From luxury goods to second-hand resale, online retailers can do it all. But how are they faring mid-year? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss some of the most popular fashion e-tailers on the market. 

Stocks: Poshmark (POSH), Revolve (RVLV), ThreadUp (TDUP), FarFetch (FTCH), The RealReal (REAL)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:30pm EST

Here's the top stories from the financial sector this week.
Intro: In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, dig into the first earnings report Robinhood (NASDAQ: HOOD) has issued as a public company. Also, we recently learned Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) reversed course on a not-so-popular adjustment to its business, and Matt thinks it's a welcome change. Finally, Bill Ackman's mega-SPAC Pershing Square Tontine Holdings (NYSE: PSTH) has made a major strategy change, and it could be time for investors to move on.
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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:30pm EST

Today we take a break from talking about specific companies to loop listeners in on our go-to free resources for information on companies. We give a rundown of our favorite primary and secondary resources for information and spend some time talking about the decision that leveled the playing field for the average investor.

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Direct download: 20210820_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:15pm EST

Lou Whiteman joins the show to take a look at Palantir earnings, their gold purchase, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: PLTR, BAH, SAIC, LDOS

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Direct download: 20210819_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:40pm EST

Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser sits down with Latch co-founder and CEO Luke Schoenfelder. Tune in as they talk about Latch's most recent quarterly results, the opportunities the company is focused on going forward, and much more! LTCH 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:25pm EST

As a global leader in fresh fruit and vegetables, Dole is headed to public markets (and is planning on bringing a long history of dividends with it). Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss the business of produce and if Dole is an attractive investment to consider for dividend and growth investors alike. 

Stocks: Dole (NYSE: DOLE)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:22pm EST

In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and host Jason Moser dig into the latest results from Boston Omaha (NASDAQ: BOMN) and Latch (NASDAQ: LTCH), two of their favorite small cap stocks to follow. Plus, Frankel gives his take on the merger of top gaming REITs VICI Properties (NYSE: VICI) and MGM Growth Properties (NYSE: MGP). Finally, you'll hear why Frankel is keeping an eye on 23andMe (NASDAQ: ME) this week, while Moser is looking at fintech disruptor SoFi (NASDAQ: SOFI). 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:12pm EST

We've got quarterly updates from companies we've talked about plenty on the show -- Squarespace, Wix, and The Trade Desk.In the show, we explore the stellar results from each business, and why they didn't seem to matter to the market.

Stocks: TTD, SQSP, WIX

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:30pm EST

Procore, a leading provider of construction management software, recently came public back in May 2021. Today, Procore Founder and CEO Tooey Courtemanche joins the show to share how Procore is bringing construction into the 21st century. 

Stocks Mentioned: PCOR, SHOP, SNOW, MSFT

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Direct download: 20210812_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:57pm EST

PLBY Group CEO Ben Kohn joins the show to discuss how he and his team are transforming Playboy from a content company focused on selling to men into a lifestyle brand primarily selling products to women.

Stocks Mentioned: PLBY, VSCO

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:03pm EST

dLocal is one of the newest global payment processors to excite investors with its public offering. But does dLocal have the chops to succeed in an increasingly competitive space? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss if DLO’s risks outweigh its returns. 

Stocks: dLocal (NASDAQ: DLO)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:45pm EST

On this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and longtime Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, dive into Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) latest earnings and the key points investors need to know. Also, Matt and Jason answer a listener question about using bonds as an alternative to savings accounts, and they give listeners two stocks to watch in the coming week and beyond.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:53pm EST

The two companies went in opposite directions after reporting strong results. We talk through why the freelance marketplace operator and Latin American e-commerce giant are both doing just fine.

Stocks: MELI, FVRR

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:54pm EST

Nick Sciple and John Rosevear break down Biden's EV executive order and take a look at earnings for Ford, GM, BMW, Ferrari, and more!

Stocks: F, GM, BMWYY, RACE, TSLA

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:59pm EST

As one of the newest businesses at the forefront of AgTech, AppHarvest (APPH) has the ambitious goal to revolutionize the way the United States supplies its produce. Join Motley Fool analysts Clay Bruning and Emily Flippen as they present their bullish and bearish thesis for the business and discuss if the risks are worth the reward.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:45pm EST

Last week proved to be a week of reckoning for many consumer-facing brands, including Boston Beer and Pinterest who each saw their stocks cut by a quarter after weaker-than-expected earnings reports. Has the market overreacted to these stock market darlings? Or was their decline on lofty valuations inevitable? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss. 

Stocks: Boston Beer (SAM), Constellation Brands (STZ), Pinterest (PINS), Upwork (UPWK)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:28pm EST

Earnings season is now well underway, and not only have we heard from two of our favorite fintech heavyweights, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) and Square (NYSE: SQ), but we also learned that Square is making a monster acquisition. Plus, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discusses three recently announced SPAC deals he's watching -- Nextdoor, Vacasa, and Sky Harbour. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:19pm EST

It's earnings season and we're catching up on new results from some heavily followed Fool stocks.

We explore the numbers behind Pinterest's 20% dip post earnings, how Upwork is finding accelerating growth, and why Microsoft could become the world's largest company some day.

Stocks: PINS, UPWK, MSFT

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:36pm EST

With Nick returning from his honeymoon, Lou Whiteman joins the show to bring us up to speed on stories we missed in July, including Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Tesla, and XPO Logistics earnings. 

Stocks Discussed: BA, LMT, TSLA, XPO, GXO

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Direct download: 20210729_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:14pm EST

Last week was FoolFest, our annual (this year virtual) event open to all Motley Fool US premium members.

Today we're bringing you on of our favorite sessions from the event -- Retail Rise Up: The Hidden Power Individual Investors Hold. Analysts Bill Mann, Maria Gallagher, and Alyce Lomax walked through the advantages average folks have as investors and the growing power and influence retail investors hold in the market.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:58pm EST

As the largest direct-to-consumer retailer of plus-size women’s clothing in the US, Torrid is looking to change the way consumers think about making clothing purchases. But is Torrid revolutionary or just rehashing the past? Join Motley Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they dive into this recent IPO. 

Stocks: Torrid Holdings (NYSE: CURV)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:05pm EST

On this today’s episode of Industry Focus: Financials host Jason Moser sits down with Millionacres Lead Advisor Matt Argersinger. Tune in as they discuss how investors should view the real estate market today, the future of commercial real estate, some of Matt's favorite stocks in the space, and much more!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:51pm EST

If you've bought a home or refinanced in the past few years, you may have interacted with Blend and not even realized it! The newly public company is focused on bringing consumer financial products like mortgages and auto loans into the 21st century with digital-first options.

Easy uploads, fast pre-approvals, it all sounds great. We talk through the business and see how it stacks up.

Stocks: BLND, RKT

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:59pm EST

Africa resident and Millionacres analyst Tyler Crowe joins Motley Global Partners Advisor Bill Mann and Industry Focus Host Nick Sciple for an introduction to the African economy and a look at some of the trends that are setting the continent up to become one of the world’s fastest growing regions. 

Stocks Mentioned: JMIA, AMT, NSRGY, VOD, ORAN, BUD, UL, PYPL

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:43pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser sits down with two of The Motley Fool's summer investing interns, Zane Fracek and Graham Haederle. Tune in as they discuss the latest earnings reports from Intuitive Surgical and Chipotle as well as the two stocks they recently pitched to the The Fool's investing team!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:34pm EST

Motley Fool intern Haddiya Noor joins the show to chat about how the restaurant industry has handled the pandemic, including how it’s dealing with changing consumer trends as well as the current labor shortage before diving into a handful of businesses.


Stocks: McDonalds (MCD), Yum Brands (YUM), Yum China Holdings (YUMC), Chipotle (CMG), WingStop (WING), Darden (DRI)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:46pm EST

We've now heard from all of the big banks, so on this week's Industry Focus: Financials, Matt and Jason are digging into the results. They're diving into the latest numbers from JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), and Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS). Plus, we just learned that Bill Ackman's SPAC deal isn't going to happen, so what does it mean for Pershing Square Tontine Holdings (NYSE: PSTH) and its shareholders?

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:48pm EST

Almost a quarter of our shows so far in 2021 have been breakdowns of newly public companies.

On today's show, we revisit all the businesses we looked at in the first half of the year, get up to speed on their latest results, and talk about which ones are our favorites.

Stocks: OLO, PATH, S, GLBE, SQSP, KNBE, RAAC, AFRM.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:34pm EST

NPR’s Jacob Goldstein returns to the show for a wide-ranging conversation with Jason Hall and Nick Sciple about the cryptocurrency market, inflation, housing, and more. 

Investments Discussed: Bitcoin

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:58pm EST

HyperFine is looking to head to public markets with the lofty goal of disrupting the MRI market with the first FDA-approved portable MRI machine. Join Brian Feroldi and Emily Flippen as they break down HyperFine’s roadshow and unpack this recent SPAC. 

Stocks: HealthCor Catalio Acquisition Corp (HCAQ)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:59pm EST

Crocs is perhaps the most controversial footwear brand of all time, creating both blind loyalists and uncompromising cynics. Regardless of what side of the fence you may fall on, Crocs have skyrocketed in popularity over the past few years as brand deals, endorsements, and Gen Z flocked to the Croc. Join Motley Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they take a look at where Crocs has been and if the best is still yet to come.

*** Editor's note: In the podcast and in the accompanying transcript below, our analysts described Croc's Croslite formulation as "patented." This was an error. Croc's croslite formulation is proprietary, but not patented.

Stocks: Crocs (CROX)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:08pm EST

Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) recently decided to shut down its personal lines of credit business. Why did the bank make this move, and is it unfair to customers? Plus, SPACs are back in the news after Virgin Galactic's (NYSE: SPCE) successful flight with founder Richard Branson. Plus, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor discuss what they'll be watching as banks report their earnings later this week. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:21pm EST

We talk Duolingo (and a bit of Spanish and French) on today's episode.

Listen in for a breakdown of how this app uses the freemium model to make language education easy and accessible, whether the company's books look bien or mal, and why the CEO's track record is something to be excited about.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:14pm EST

Motley Fool Senior Analyst John Rotonti joins the podcast to break down the industrial gas industry and the case for investing in industrial gas giant (and Dividend Aristocrat) Linde.

Stocks Discussed: LIN, APD, AIQUY

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:00pm EST

Join Brian Feroldi as he walks you through three small cap healthcare companies that may have flown under your radar with the aim of answering the question every investor wants to know: can this business result in 10x returns? 


Stocks: Progyny (PGNY), Pulmonx (LUNG), and Nano-X Imaging (NNOX)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:55pm EST

Join Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they take a look at the online dating industry, including dating trends coming out of the coronavirus pandemic as well as two of the biggest competitors: Match Group (MTCH) and Bumble (BMBL)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:12pm EST

The Motley Fool Canada’s Iain Butler and Jim Gillies join the podcast for a special Canada Day edition of Industry Focus. We give an overview of the Canadian stock market, share a few Canadian stocks to watch, and more!

Stocks Discussed: BB, SHOP, RY, BAM, TSE: BAM.A, TSE: ENGH, LULU, TSX:CSU.TO, CNSWF, TSX:CMG, ABCL

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:40pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday catch host Jason Moser's full interview with Washington Post space reporter and author of "The Space Barons" Christian Davenport as they talk about Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, and the business of space!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:59pm EST

After a five-year hiatus from public markets, Krispy Kreme has filed an S-1 and is ready to sell more than its doughnuts to investors. But has this special treat gone cold? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they unpack this 83 year old business and discuss if you should buy it’s stock… or just stick to its original glazed.

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The Federal Reserve recently announced that all 23 banks subject to the 2021 stress tests passed with flying colors, clearing the way for dividend increases and new buyback plans. Plus, Visa (NYSE: V) is planning to acquire another open banking startup after its previous attempt to acquire Plaid didn't work out. Host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss these top stories and more on this week's episode. 

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

We dive into three Fool favorites that have been hit hard over the past few months -- Appian, Airbnb, and The Trade Desk.We unpack the business results for these three companies and why the recent declines are more a reflection of rapid share price appreciation than anything else.

Stocks: APPN, ABNB, TTD

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Direct download: 20210625_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:54pm EST

Motley Fool Auto Specialist John Rosevear joins the show to break down the whirlwind of bad news that’s hit Lordstown Motors over the past month and share his thoughts on a variety of other auto-related news, including the Solid Power SPAC, GM’s Texas joint venture with Shell in EV charging, Audi’s EV plans, and Amazon’s relationship with Plus Trucking.

Stocks Discussed: RIDE, NKLA, F, RDS-A, RDS-B, DCRC, TM,  AUDVF, AMZN, HCIC, TSLA

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Direct download: 20210624_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:17pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser chats with Qualcomm principal engineer Rajat Prakash about Qualcomm's investments in 5G, the areas he's most excited about in the space today, and much more!

Stocks: Qualcomm (QCOM)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:27pm EST

Cricut may seem like just another hardware business waiting to be knocked off, but this creatively-focused platform is attempting to generate an ecosystem that may rival some of the stickiest in the world. Join Motley Fool analysts Yasser El-Shimy and Emily Flippen as they break down this relatively recent IPO and discuss what investors should be considering before adding it to their own portfolios.

Stocks: Cricut (CRCT)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:43pm EST

Billionaire investor Bill Ackman recently announced that the mega-SPAC deal where Pershing Square Tontine Holdings (NYSE: PSTH) is acquiring 10% of Universal Music is now official, and we have some new details. And after a volatile week in the markets triggered by the Federal Reserve meeting, many investors are concerned about inflation. In this week's Industry Focus: Financials, Matt Frankel and Jason Moser break down the inflation numbers, what's causing it, and how it could affect your investments. 

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Direct download: 20210621_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:54pm EST

Today we tackle a company squarely focused on data -- Confluent.

They focus on data streams, allowing businesses to connect, analyze, and integrate data in real-time. We break down why it checks a lot of the boxes in our investing approach and why the company is going to have to educate the market.

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Direct download: 20210618_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:22pm EST

Energy and commodities expert Tracy Shuchart joins the show to share her thoughts on oil, gas, commodities and more. She shares why she thinks the ESG narrative is overplayed and where opportunities could lie in commodities. 

Check out more of her work on her Twitter account or subscribe to her newsletter


Stocks Discussed: BP, RDS-A, RDS-B, XOM, CVX, DVN, Gazprom (OTC: OGZPY), SU, CNQ

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Direct download: 20210617_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:27pm EST

Whether you think it is more like Facebook or LinkedIn, there’s no denying that Doximity is making a name for itself in digitizing the world of medicine. Join the Motley Fool’s Brian Feroldi and Emily Flippen as they break down this new healthcare IPO. 

Stocks: Doximity (DOCS)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:32pm EST

Join Motley Fool analysts Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they take a big bite out of the Chinese grocery delivery market and break down two recent F-1s, DingDing and Miss Fresh. 

Stocks: DingDong MaiCai (DDL), MissFresh (MF)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:53pm EST

We recently learned that Berkshire Hathaway(NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) is investing $500 million in a Brazilian fintech startup, following up on its successful investment in StoneCo (NASDAQ: STNE) a few years ago. Plus, Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan says that consumer spending is 20% higher than it was before the pandemic, and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel thinks it could have big implications for the financial sector. Frankel and host Jason Moser also discuss the latest mall REIT to file for bankruptcy, and each reveal one stock they're watching this week. 

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Direct download: 20210614_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:18pm EST

We break down the prospectus from soon-to-be-public cybersecurity company SentinelOne. The company uses AI for endpoint security, aiming to protect enterprise clients and prevent massive breaches.In the show, we explain what they do, where they stand in the industry, and how they stack up to competitor Crowdstrike.

Stocks: S, CRWD

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Direct download: 20210611_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:55pm EST

Lou Whiteman joins the show to break down Jeff Bezos’s upcoming trip to space and what it means for other space barons like Elon Musk and Richard Branson. In addition, we take a look at the state of the defense industry and check-in on Boeing news.

Stocks Mentioned: SPCE, HII, BA, EADSY

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:43pm EST

Motley Fool Analyst Asit Sharma joins the show to break down the S-1 filings for LegalZoom and Intapp, legal tech companies targeting very different segments of the market. 

Stocks Mentioned: LZ, INTA (Proposed Tickers)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:04pm EST

For many investors, Vimeo is associated with a half-baked attempt to usurp Alphabet’s ubiquitous YouTube. However, now that Vimeo has hit public markets, it has a bigger plan: becoming a software service for the masses. Join analysts Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they break down this old name and its new business. 


Stocks: Vimeo (VMEO), InterActiveCorp (IAC), Alphabet (GOOG)

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Direct download: 20210608_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:48pm EST

In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, take a closer look at recent fintech IPO Flywire (NASDAQ:FLYW) and why it could be a smart stock for investors to keep on their radar. Plus, we recently received some details about $4 billion SPAC Pershing Square Tontine Holdings' (NYSE: PSTH) potential deal, and to say that it is complex would be an understatement. And finally, QTS Realty (NYSE: QTS) is being taken private, and Matt and Jason discuss why there's so much excitement in the data center space right now.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:40pm EST

Analysts Jason Hall and John Rotonti guest host this episode on the semiconductor industry.

Listen in for a breakdown of how semiconductors are made, the major players throughout the value chain, and the most investable ideas in the space.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:52pm EST

The Motley Fool Canada’s Nate Parmelee joins the show to break down the pipeline industry and look at an ongoing bidding war between Pembin Pipeline and Brookfield Infrastructure for ownership of the pipeline assets of Inter Pipeline

Stocks Mentioned: KMI, PBA, BIP, BIPC, BRK.A, BRK.B, IPL, EPD, OKE

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Direct download: 20210603_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:18pm EST

In true wildcard fashion, today we tackle an industry we've never discussed on the podcast -- healthcare apparel.

We break down the recently public Figs, a company with a modern, more customer-first approach to the classic scrubs healthcare professionals wear. Listen in for why Figs financials make it look like a software company and the two big numbers that caught our eye going through the company's prospectus.

Stocks: FIGS

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:03pm EST

As one of the best performing stocks over the past decade, Trex has managed to fuel growth by converting wood decks to composite and convincing homeowners to invest in the Trex brand. But can Trex post another 800%+ gains over the next five years? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they break down Trex’s business and discuss its potential for long-term market-beating returns. 

Stocks: Trex (TREX)

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Direct download: 20210601_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:55pm EST

We work our way through all-in-one digital and commerce platform Squarespace.

In the show, we breakdown the company's massive user base, why growth is generally fueled by new users, and how the company stacks up to Wix, Shopify, and BigCommerce.

Stocks: SQSP, WIX, SHOP, BIGC

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Direct download: 20210528_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:03pm EST

On Wednesday, Ford held its 2021 Capital Markets Day, outlining its Ford+ strategy for the future of the business, including details on its electric vehicle plans. Motley Fool Senior Auto Analyst John Rosevear joins the show to break down what we learned at Ford’s event and what it means for the electric vehicle industry. 

Stocks Mentioned: F, GM, TSLA, RIDE

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Direct download: 20210527_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:11pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser chats with AppHarvest Founder and CEO Jonathan Webb about the growing opportunity in the agtech space, what makes AppHarvest unique, his vision of the future of farming, and much more. We hope you enjoy their discussion!

Stocks: APPH

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:16pm EST

Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen hold a quick-fire discussion over seven consumer goods companies that have recently reported earnings and discuss how their guidance (or lack thereof) may impact investor expectations in the second half of 2021. 


Stocks: Target (TGT), Dicks Sporting Goods (DKS), Lowes (LOW), Home Depot (HD), Poshmark (POSH), ThreadUp (TDUP), TattooedChef (TTCF)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:37pm EST

Here's the latest from around the financial sector.
Intro: Inflation is on the rise, and there are investor fears that it could get out of control. How should you position your portfolio to thrive in an inflationary environment? Are cryptocurrencies inflation hedges, or are you better off with stocks or precious metals? And one of our favorite fintechs, SoFi, is set to finally go public via merger with Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings V (NYSE: IPOE). Jason and Matt talk about the latest results from the business, as well as what investors should expect when the SPAC merger is finalized. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:43pm EST

Today we check in on three companies that at various points over the past few years were down 80% from highs, but roared back to give investors multibagger returns.Listen for breakdowns of how Upwork, Snap, and Twitter transformed, and the lessons we've taken away from each company's rise.

Stocks: SNAP, UPWK, TWTR

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:06pm EST

Motley Fool Analyst John Rotonti joins the show to discuss the U.S. housing market and why he thinks NVR could be a top-performing stock over the next 5 years. 

Stocks Mentioned: NVR

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Direct download: 20210520_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:27pm EST

DraftKings Co-founder and CEO Jason Robins joins the show to discuss the online betting landscape and where his company fits in.

Topics include: the founding of DraftKings, how the business has changed since the Supreme Court’s gamblling decision three years ago, the collision of gambling and content, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: DKNG, PENN

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:06pm EST

The Honest Company is a small but growing consumer goods business focused on serving the needs of discerning new parents. But should you buy the stock or just the products? Join the Fool’s Brian Feroldi and Emily Flippen as they break down if The Honest Co can earn investors an honest penny. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:46pm EST

Lending technology disruptor Upstart (NASDAQ: UPST) recently reported earnings that were extremely impressive, but will the company be able to replicate its success in the high-potential auto lending industry? And, we recently learned that JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) and other major banks will start issuing credit cards to consumers without FICO scores. Also, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss the wave of share buybacks so far in 2021, and discuss two stocks on their radar now. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:49pm EST

We run through earnings updates from thee companies on Dylan's watch list -- restaurant tech company Olo, "The Amazon of Africa" Jumia, and finsurance player Lemonade.

Stocks: OLO, LMND, JMIA

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:23pm EST

Lou Whiteman joins the show to break down earnings from Palantir, Virgin Galactic, and Transdigm. In addition, Lou and Nick share their thoughts on the Colonial Pipeline shutdown. 

Stocks Mentioned: PLTR, SPCE, TDG

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Direct download: 20210513_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:17pm EST

Motley Fool Canada joins the podcast to discuss Nelnet. Most think of Nelnet as just a student loan servicer, but the company has even more to offer. Viewed on a sum-of-its parts basis, Nelnet appears to offer a compelling value today. 

Stocks Mentioned: NNI, BLKB, SQ

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:39pm EST

Despite a solid quarter, Peloton has fought an uphill battle against mismanagement, treadmill recalls, and even data privacy leaks. Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they circle back around on Peloton and discuss just how critical Peloton’s recent struggles are to its long-term thesis. 

Stocks: Peloton (PTON)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:46pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Financials host Jason Moser and The Motley Fool's Dan Caplinger dig into the crypto market to discuss more about the evolution of the space, puts and takes of the various instruments available today, ways to invest beyond the tokens themselves and much more!

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:30pm EST

We have fresh earnings results from MercadoLibre, Square, and Etsy. We break down how Bitcoin was a huge driver for Square this quarter, why digital payments is becoming an unavoidable part of the thesis for MercadoLibre, and why Etsy sunk on seemingly strong results.

Stocks: MELI, SQ, ETSY

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Direct download: 20210507_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:55pm EST

John Rosevear joins the show for a look at this week’s auto news. Topics include GM earnings, ArgoAI’s new Lidar announcement, Stellantis earnings, and more!

Stocks Mentioned: GM, F, STLA, TSLA, LAZR, OUST, VLDR

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:49pm EST

Brian Feroldi brings another innovative healthcare company to the show -- Vicarious Surgical. The robotic surgery company will come public via a SPAC with D8 Holdings, we talk through the robotic surgery market, how the company's planned technology stacks up to the business that created the space, Intuitive Surgical, and what investors need to keep in mind with investing in pre-revenue businesses.

Stocks: ISRG, DEH

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:10pm EST

As the largest oatmilk company in the world, Oatly has taken the alternative milk world by storm. Now, Oatly is setting its sights on financial markets. Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they breakdown Oatly’s F-1 and determine if investors should take a big gulp of this unique consumer goods company. 

Stocks: Oatly (planned NASDAQ: OTLY)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:43pm EST

Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) 2021 annual meeting may have been virtual for the second year in a row, but it certainly didn't disappoint. In this installment of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss five things from the meeting that investors need to hear. Plus, Moser and Frankel discuss the latest results from Capital One (NYSE: COF), SVB Financial (NASDAQ: SIVB), and American Express (NYSE: AXP). 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:50pm EST

Tons of tech companies have released earnings in the past few weeks -- we break down recent results from three Fool favorites: Amazon, Shopify, and Facebook.

In the episode, we talk through the truly staggering top line growth numbers from the tech titans, and why everything seems to be coming up aces at Shopify.

Stocks: SHOP, AMZN, FB

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Direct download: 20210430_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

Earnings season is in full swing! This week, Jason Hall joins the show to share his thoughts on earnings reports from Enphase, Tesla, Nucor, and UPS. 

Stocks Mentioned: ENPH, TSLA, NUE, STLD, UPS

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Direct download: 20210429_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:23pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser chats with Esoterica Capital CEO Bruce Liu about 5G, the digital economy, chip shortages, valuations, stocks he likes, and much more. We hope you enjoy their conversation! To learn more about Esoterica Capital visit www.esotericacap.com.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:06pm EST

Join Motley Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they dig into the business of “aggregating Amazon”, and the small private and public companies creating a $200 billion industry from the ground up. 


Stocks: Mohawk Group Holdings (NASDAQ: MWK), Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Walmart (NYSE: WMT)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:32pm EST

We recently got a look at first quarter results from JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), Bank of America (NYSE: BAC), Citigroup (NYSE: C), Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), and Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS). And all five beat estimates for revenue and earnings. In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss the strong numbers and what investors need to know. Also, we speak with Nick Ludlum, senior vice president with CTIA about impact the 5G rollout will have here in the U.S., the state of the digital economy, and much more.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 1:30pm EST

Today we explore Knowbe4, a newly public company in the cybersecurity industry.

This business is part tech/part consulting, and has the books to earn a spot on your watch list. We talk through the numbers and explain why management and company culture are the real things to be excited about with this biz.

Stocks: KNBE

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Direct download: 20210423_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:34pm EST

Motley Fool Contributor Lou Whiteman returns to the podcast to break down SpaceX winning the NASA contract to return humans to the moon, the Mars helicopter Ingenuity, and Canadian National Railway challenging Canadian Pacific’s bid to acquire Kansas City Southern Railroad. 

Stocks Mentioned: SpaceX (Private), LDOS, CNI, CP, KSU

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Direct download: 20210422_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:05pm EST

 In today’s healthcare focused episode, Motley Fool analysts Maria Gallagher and Emily Flippen discuss the prospects for 10x Genomics, a healthcare tech company looking to reform the way researchers discover single cell gene expression. 

Stocks: 10x Genomics (NASDAQ: TXG)

 

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Direct download: 20210421_IF_Wildcard.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:46pm EST

Motley Fool contributor and resident cannabis expert Keith Speights joins host Emily Flippen as they celebrate 4/20 by talking about how investors should (and shouldn’t!) get invested in marijuana, as well as some of their favorite ideas for all types of listeners. 


Stocks: Square (SQ), PayPal (PYPL), Scotts MiracleGro (SMG), Innovative Industrial Properties (IIPR), AYR Wellness (AYRWF), Trulieve Cannabis (TCNNF)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:22pm EST

Many of our listeners are familiar with Shark Tank, but how does the TV show compare to real-life private equity investing? In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, long-time Shark Tank star Robert Herjavec and guest Shark and Kind founder Daniel Lubetzky join Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, for a look into their investment styles and much more. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:55pm EST

We circle back on three companies we profiled months ago when their prospectuses first became available -- C3.ai, Snowflake, and ZoomInfo.

Tune in to hear how each have lived up to heady expectations, why two have stumbled, and why ultimately all three businesses remain interesting companies for your watch list.

Stocks: SNOW, ZI, AI

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Direct download: 20210416_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:24pm EST

By overwhelming listener demand, this week we’re breaking down the EV charging industry. Motley Fool Advisor Seth Jayson joins the show to give an introduction to the basics of EV charging and share his thoughts on how to invest in the space. 

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Stocks Mentioned: CHPT, TSLA, SIEGY, VWAGY, BLNK,  GM, F

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Brett Perlman, CEO of the Center for Houston’s Future, joins the show to discuss the past, present, and future of energy production and the energy grid in Texas. Brett shares why Texas could have the potential to become a hub for clean energy technology like hydrogen and carbon capture.  

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:17pm EST

Is at-home fitness going the distance? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss six companies, each with their own unique take on tackling the fitness industry. 

Stocks: Peloton (PTON), Affirm (AFRM), Lululemon (LULU), Garmin (GRMN), Nike (NKE), Planet Fitness (PLNT)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:26pm EST

Next to Warren Buffett, nobody's annual letters to shareholders are as closely watched as JPMorgan Chase(NYSE: JPM) CEO Jamie Dimon. Dimon tackled many topics in his 66-page letter, but we found his commentary on fintech, bank regulations, and working in offices. In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, discuss what Dimon said and what it could mean to investors.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:15pm EST

Today we talk about UiPath, a soon to be public company that private investors have fawned over the past few years.

We talk about how the company serves the RPA market, the insane growth rates the business is posting, and why UiPath reminds us both of another recent IPO — Snowflake.

Stocks: PATH, SNOW

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:22pm EST

Jason Hall joins the show to break down President Biden’s infrastructure plan, discuss potential winners and losers, and how to think about legislative action when establishing an investment thesis.

Stocks Mentioned: VMC, NVEE, STLD, BRK-A, BRK-B

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:59pm EST

We check back in on Nanox -- the Tesla of medical imaging -- after big news came out about its single source Nanox.ARC digital x-ray technology getting 510(k) clearance from the FDA. Then we use the company to explore the risk/reward spectrum and the tradeoff of upside vs. certainty with an investment.

Stocks: NNOX

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:11pm EST

Coursera is one of the newest ed-tech stocks on the market today, but is it a course worth buying? Join Motley Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they study up on the evolution of higher education. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:20pm EST

Fintech lender Upstart (NASDAQ: UPST) has delivered a year-to-date gain of about 250%, but it isn't just because of earnings. In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and host Jason Moser discuss why the stock has performed so well. Plus, we now have an official date for the upcoming Coinbase direct listing. And finally, there has been a massive slowdown in the SPAC world in recent weeks, so why are we seeing such a sudden lack of interest?

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:20pm EST

When you think technology, you probably don’t think John Deere and Caterpillar, but these two businesses have been quietly building meaningful technology businesses. Luis Sanchez joins the podcast this week to break down what both businesses are doing in technology, as well as take a high level view of what it means to be a “tech company” in 2021. 

Stocks Mentioned: DE, CAT

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:34pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser and VP of Motley Fool Ventures Brendan Mathews take a closer look at how Wayfair is shaping the future of the massive home furnishings market and what Bed Bath & Beyond is doing to remain a part of it.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:05pm EST

BootBarn’s boots may be made for walkin’, but is BootBarn’s stock made for buyin’? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they take a listener’s question and talk about this rapidly expanding boot business.

Stocks: BootBarn (NYSE: BOOT)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:23pm EST

Banks were forced to stop buying back shares when the pandemic started, but recent commentary from Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve indicate there could be better time ahead. And thanks to fintechs SoFi and Robinhood, it could get easier to buy shares of the hottest IPOs. And we just learned that WeWork is finally going public -- via SPAC. In this week's episode, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and Industry Focus host Jason Moser take a closer look into these stories and what investors need to know. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:30pm EST

Rumors swirled this week that Microsoft is interested in buying gaming communications platform Discord for $10 billion.

We break down how Discord fits into Microsoft's gaming ambitions, what the service could look like under their umbrella, and what separates Discord from Teams competitor Slack.

Stocks: MSFT, WORK

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:19pm EST

Motley Fool Contributor Lou Whiteman joins the podcast this week to break down the record-setting merger between Kansas City Southern and Canadian Pacific Railway and to take a look at how a blockage in the Suez Canal could impact global trade. 

Satellite View of Ever Given in the Suez Canal

Stocks Mentioned: KSU, CP

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:21pm EST

Join the Motley Fool’s Brian Feroldi and Emily Flippen as they talk about three companies that are trying to treat sleep apnea. Stocks: RedMed (RMD), Inspire Medical (INSP), Vivos Therapeutics

Stocks: VVOS

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:25pm EST

ThreadUP is headed to public markets, looking to help investors capitalize on the multibillion-dollar a year opportunity in digital resale and thrift. But is ThreadUP the next Real Real… or the next Poshmark? Join Analysts Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they break down ThreadUP’s S-1.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 12:00pm EST

In the fourth and final week of our four-part SPAC series on Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser sits down with David Lee, President of AppHarvest to chat about the business, its journey to the public markets via SPAC, and the roles technology and 5G are playing in the burgeoning ag tech movement.

Stocks: APPH

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:12pm EST

We get on the SPAC train with a rundown of Berkshire Grey, the automation and software company being acquired by Revolution Acceleration Acquisition Corp.

In the episode, we break down the HUGE growth story Berkshire is presenting to investors and the impressive pedigrees from company management and Revolution's investing team.

Stocks: RAAC, AMZN

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:21pm EST

Motley Fool Auto Specialist John Rosevear joins the show to break down the latest round of EV announcements from Volkswagen and BMW, as well as take a look at Hindenburg Research’s short report calling out EV startup Lordstown Motors. 

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Stocks Mentioned: VWAGY, BMWYY, RIDE, TSLA, GM, F, TM, WKHS

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:00pm EST

 Since taking the helm of the predecessor to the WWE in 1982, Vince McMahon has built a global powerhouse in sports entertainment, virtually monopolizing his industry. Today, the company is at a turning point in its business, as cable gives way to streaming as the primary means to deliver content. Motley Fool analysts Bill Mann and Jim Gillies join host Nick Sciple to break down WWE’s business and discuss why it could make a compelling investment today.

 

Stocks Mentioned: WWE, DIS, CMCSA

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 7:10pm EST

Coupang (CPNG) is the largest e-commerce business in Korea, but is its comparison to Amazon overdrawn? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they break down one of the newest digital retail companies on the market.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:08pm EST

In the third week of our four-part SPAC series on Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel and host Jason Moser dive into three SPACs that could be very interesting for investors in the coming months and years. First, the paid discusses VG Acquisition Corporation(NYSE: VGAC) and why its pending acquisition of 23andMe is so exciting. Next, Matt and Jason take a closer look at the most high-profile SPAC merger of 2021 (so far) with Churchill Capital IV (NYSE: CCIV) and its acquisition of Lucid Motors. And finally, with a war chest of more than $4 billion, Pershing Square Tontine Holdings (NYSE: PSTH) has some interesting possibilities. 

 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:10pm EST

Another S-1 show, another profitable high growth tech stock. What?

You heard right, in this episode we walk through Global-E's prospectus and explain how the company makes international e-commerce a breeze for businesses.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:44pm EST

We all know someone who’s had their car totaled. It’s no fun, but did you know there are businesses built entirely around buying and selling cars after they’re totaled? This week, Motley Fool Contributor Luis Sanchez joins the show to take a look at Copart and how the automotive auction industry profits from totaled cars.

 

Stocks Mentioned: CPRT, KAR, IAA, CVNA, VRM

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:14pm EST

Today, Kristine Harjes of Motley Fool Ventures hosts our Wildcard Wednesday episode. She interviews Maria Velissaris and Buffy Alegria, Managing Partners of Steel Sky Ventures. They discuss the origins of Steel Sky Ventures, investing across the spectrum of women's health indications and in technology infrastructure that supports new and innovative care delivery models.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:32pm EST

As one of the largest cryptoasset platforms in the world, CoinBase is gearing up to hit public markets through a direct listing. Join Motley Fool Analyst Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they sift through CoinBase’s business and attempt to demystify an emerging asset class taking the world by storm.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:33pm EST

In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, we have week two of our four-part series on SPACs. The show starts with Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, interviewing Luke Schoenfelder, CEO of property technology company Latch, which recently announced plans to go public via TS Innovation Acquisition (NYSE: TSIA). Then, Matt and host Jason Moser take a closer look at two other blank check companies on their radar. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:39pm EST

Banner results from 2020 darlings haven't turned into strong 2021 returns.We talk about the tech landscape in 2021, how a recovery economy affects high growth businesses, and look at earnings results from MercadoLibre, Zoom, and Cloudflare.

Stocks: MELI, ZM, NET

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:25pm EST

Motley Fool Canada Advisor Jim Gillies joins the podcast to share his thoughts on aircraft lessor AerCap Holdings following its recent earnings report and on Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett’s annual letter to shareholders. 

Stocks Mentioned: AER, BRK.A, BRK.B

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:21pm EST

On this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser and The Motley Fool's Brian Feroldi take a closer look at 3 companies in the healthcare space that possess many of the characteristics of investments that have the potential to offer patient investors 10X returns!

Stocks: DMTK OM TMDX

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:47pm EST

Motley Fool analyst Yasser El-Shimy makes his Industry Focus debut as he joins host Emily Flippen to talk about one of the largest and most successful e-retailer of luxury goods: Farfetch (FTCH).

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:24pm EST

In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor and SPAC investor Matt Frankel interviews Scott Galit, CEO of Payoneer, a fintech disruptor that recently agreed to go public via merger with FTAC Acquisition(NYSE: FTOC). Then, Frankel and host Jason Moser discuss two other SPACs investors might want to put on their radar -- one value-seeking SPAC that just agreed to take a data center operator public, and one SPAC sponsored by a retail heavyweight that just launched. 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:41pm EST

We're back on the S-1 hunt, this time looking at the books for Olo, a SaaS provider that helps big brand restaurants stand up their digital storefronts and make delivery happen.

It's a high growth business in a booming market and it's surprisingly profitable. We explain why it'll be near the top of our watch lists once it is public.

Stocks: OLO

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:55pm EST

This week, Jason Hall and Anand Chokkavelu join the podcast to discuss the role gold, bitcoin, and other so-called “alternative” assets can play in an individual investor’s portfolio.

 

Stocks/Cryptocurrencies Mentioned: Bitcoin

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:04pm EST

Clover Health (NASDAQ: CLOV) has been one of the most controversial Medicare insurance providers since being brought public by Social Capital and Hedosophia. In this Wildcard episode, Motley Fool contributor Jason Hall and analyst Emily Flippen discuss Clover’s business, its unique value proposition, and then debate if the controversial short-seller report should have investors running for the door.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:01pm EST

As a platform for pet services such as dog boarding and cat sitting, Rover has made a name for itself among a growing number of pet parents across the United States. But does this small company have what it takes to make it as a public investment? Fool Analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen break down this business before it hits markets.

Stocks: Nebula Carvel Acquisition Corp (NASDAQ: NEBC), Rover (N/L: ROVR)

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:13pm EST

In this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP take a look at the latest 13-F filing from Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) to see what stocks Warren Buffett and his team have been buying and selling. Plus, Paycom (NASDAQ: PAYC) had a decent quarter but the stock is down, so Jason takes a closer look at the numbers. And finally, Matt's pick for the best financial stock of 2021, Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) has been firing on all cylinders -- could there be more room to climb?

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:04pm EST

We've finally got full-year figures from Shopify, Twilio, and Palantir -- three businesses that had absolutely banner 2020s.

We explore Shopify's growth acceleration, Palantir's commercial efforts paying off, and Twilio's rising cash hoard.

Stocks: TWLO, SHOP, PLTR

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:10pm EST

Motley Fool Contributor Jason Hall joins the show to break down what happened with the blackouts in Texas and potential impacts it could have across the energy and industrial sectors. 

 

Stocks Mentioned: LGIH, PGE, OXY, CVX, PAA

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:10pm EST

Online dating is taking over the world. This week, Luis Sanchez and Meilin Quinn join the podcast to discuss the online dating trend and two of its biggest players: Bumble and Match Group.

 

Tyro Partners 2019 Dating Paper

Stocks Mentioned: BMBL, MTCH

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:00pm EST

CuriosityStream (NASDAQ: CURI) is one of the newest video-on-demand subscription services to hit the public markets, but it is the best? Join Motley Fool analysts Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they talk about this unique play on subscription streaming and if CuriosityStream has piqued their portfolio’s curiosity.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:56pm EST

We make sense of a flood of tech earnings, with check-ins on recent results from Uber, Blackline, and Twitter.

Listen in for explanations on how meal delivery saved Uber's bacon in 2020, what's behind Twitter's recent surge, and how a sleepy accounting software business keeps putting up great returns.

Stocks: UBER, TWTR, BL

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:07pm EST

Motley Fool Co-Chairman, Chief Rulebreaker, and host of the Motley Fool’s Rulebreaker Investing Podcast joins the show to discuss his approach to investing and several energy and industrials themes Nick identified in David’s Stock Advisor and Rulebreakers picks. 

Stocks Mentioned: CNI, WM, DAR, TSLA, PRLB, NEE, SEDG

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 3:04pm EST

We're back with another check-in on new companies discussed last year!

In this episode we look at results from GoodRx, Inari, and Amwell.

Stocks: AMWL, GDRX, NARI

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:03pm EST

For many investors, LoveSac (NASDAQ: LOVE) may conjure images of stained bean bags or low-end malls, but this reformed retailer of “sacs” and “sactionals” has completely reinvented its image and business over the past few years. Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they discuss if they love LoveSac enough to add it to their watchlist.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:08pm EST

Several months ago, we did an episode of Industry Focus: Financials about two stocks we planned to add to our portfolios at the time -- Bill.com (NASDAQ: BILL) and Lemonade (NYSE: LMND). Well, Bill.com just demolished earnings expectations and Lemonade has rolled out its new term life insurance product, so it's time for another look. Plus, Jason and Matt take a look at Payoneer, the latest Fintech company to go public via SPAC merger, they look at some of the most heavily shorted financial and real estate stocks and tell listeners why General Motors (NYSE: GM) and Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM) are on the top of their watch lists this week. 

 

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:28pm EST

Today we bring you a conversation from our member livestream Motley Fool Live.

Twilio CEO Jeff Lawson joins David Gardner and Tim Beyers to talk through building good organizations, what a developer-first culture looks like, and other insights from his recent book Ask Your Developer.

Stocks: TWLO

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:30pm EST

It’s a grab bag of topics on this week’s episode as Lou Whiteman joins the show to break down the good and bad news that’s coming out of SpaceX, the latest plane troubles, at Boeing, UPS earnings, and more. Listen to the end to hear about Lou and Nick’s favorite shipping/logistics stock: XPO Logistics. 

Stocks Mentioned: BA, UPS, FDX, XPO, AMZN

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:50pm EST

Wildcard Wednesday host Jason Moser and The Motley Fool's Brian Feroldi take a closer look at Ortho Clinical Diagnostics' debut on the public markets to see if this healthcare stock is one worth watching.

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Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:52pm EST

Join the Motley Fool’s Brian Feroldi and Emily Flippen as they talk about one of the newest pet plays on the market today: BarkBox. Can this pet subscription box business break out of the confines faced by other subscription businesses? Feroldi and Flippen break down BarkBox's unit economics and more on today’s episode. 

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Direct download: 20210202_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:25pm EST

In this installment of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor and host Jason Moser give their take on the short squeeze situation, as well as the issues surrounding Robinhood's decision to limit trading in several high-volume tickers. Plus, we'll dive into the upcoming IPO of Latch, which is going public via SPAC merger with TS Innovation Acquisition (NYSE: TSIA), as well as Loan Depot's IPO, which will be the latest in a string of high-profile mortgage IPOs. Plus, we answer a listener question on Coinbase, and share two stocks we're watching this week. 

 

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Direct download: 20210201_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:49pm EST

This Friday we have another episode bringing the stories of 2020 S-1 shows to the present.

Tune-in for updates on JFrog, BigCommerce, and ZoomInfo.

Stocks: BIGC, JFROG, ZI

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Direct download: 20210129_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:41pm EST

By listener demand, this week we’re discussing agriculture stocks. Lou Whiteman joins the show to give an overview of the industry, and we share some agriculture stocks on our radar.  

Stocks Mentioned: CTVA, BAYRY, LAND, NOVS

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Direct download: 20210128_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:47pm EST

On this Wildcard Wednesday, Motley Fool Analyst Clay Bruning and Host Emily Flippen talk about a small and under-the-radar play on digital gaming: Gan Limited. 

Stocks: Gan Limited (GAN)

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Direct download: 20210127_IF_Wildcard.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:54pm EST

Corsair (NASDAQ: CRSR) is one of the newest and most exciting plays in the world of high-end gaming. But is this reformed business the next best thing? Or will its reliance on hardware keep it down? Join Host Emily Flippen and Asit Sharma as they break down this interesting provider of tech gear for professional and amateur gamers alike.

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Direct download: 20210126_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:06pm EST

In this week's episode of Industry Focus: Financials, host Jason Moser and Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, are doing an IPO roundup. First, they dive into two companies that have recently gone public -- homebuilder Dream Finders Homes (NYSE: DFH) and fintech company Affirm (NASDAQ: AFRM). Then, they'll take a closer look at what we know about upcoming IPOs for cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase and mortgage lender HomePoint Capital. Finally, Matt and Jason share why they're watching Tanger Factory Outlet Centers (NYSE: SKT) and Ameris Bancorp (NASDAQ: ABCB) ahead of their earnings announcements this week.

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Direct download: 20210125_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:28pm EST

We love our S-1 shows, but last year we did so many that we didn't have much of a chance to check in on the companies once they went public!

Today we get folks up to speed on Palantir, Snowflake, Shift4 Payments and Asana.

Stocks: PLTR, SNOW, ASAN, FOUR

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Direct download: 20210122_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:26pm EST

Motley Fool Contributor Matt DiLallo returns to the show to review our 2020 dividend stock picks and share some dividend stocks to consider in 2021

2020 dividend stocks episode

Stocks Mentioned: BIP, BIPC, EPD, NEE, BEP, BEPC, CWEN, CWEN.A, LAND

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Direct download: 20210121_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:15pm EST

What is money? Where does it come from? And how did it end up the way it is today? NPR’s Jacob Goldstein joins Jason Hall and Nick Sciple this week to discuss his work on the Planet Money podcast and his new book Money: The True Story of a Made-Up Thing. Topics include: how Planet Money selects and develops podcast topics, where money comes from, bitcoin, the future of money, and more!

Securities Mentioned: Bitcoin

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Direct download: 20210119_IF_Wildcard.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 4:57pm EST

Join The Motley Fool’s Asit Sharma and Host Emily Flippen as they put their top five consumer goods companies for 2021 and beyond in their “shopping basket” and personal portfolios.

Stocks: Sleep Number (SNBR), Grocery Outlet (GO), Beyond Meat (BYND), Peloton (PTON), Dollar General (DG)

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Direct download: 20210119_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:49pm EST

In this episode of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and host Jason Moser take a look at fourth quarter earnings from Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC), JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM), and Citigroup(NYSE: C). They also dive into Walmart's (NYSE: WMT) announcement that it plans to launch a fintech startup, as well as the scrapped merger plans between Visa (NYSE: V) and Plaid. Finally, hear why Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) is on Matt's radar this week, while Jason has his eye on a certain streaming giant. 

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Direct download: 20210118_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 2:00pm EST

Stocks: AFRM

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Direct download: 20210115_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:14pm EST

Motley Fool Contributor John Rosevear joins the show to break down 2 under-appreciated automotive stocks right now: Magna International and General Motors. 

 

Stocks Mentioned: MGA, GM

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Direct download: 20210114_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:58pm EST

Healthcare will not be forgotten! We round out last week's top stocks for 2021 theme with a wildcard day dedicated to healthcare.Tune-in for breakdowns of two profitable high-growth healthcare companies and a Fool favorite that looks like it has a lot more green field ahead of it.

Stocks: SMLR, PGNY, TDOC

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Direct download: 20210113_IF_Wildcard.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:49pm EST

Poshmark (NASDAQ: POSH) has filed its S-1 and is looking to go public on January 13th. But how does this social-media driven resale marketplace compare to others? Join Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen as they break down Poshmark’s business and discuss if this new IPO is worth a second look.

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Direct download: 20210112_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:02pm EST

Personal lending technology company Upstart (NASDAQ: UPST) went public a month ago and it's stock has nearly doubled since. In this week's Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, and host Jason Moser discuss what Upstart does and why investors are so excited. Then, the pair take a closer look at fintech startup SoFi, which is getting set to go public via a SPAC merger with Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings V (NYSE: IPOE). And last but not least, we discuss the recent correction in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, and why Matt and Jason aren't likely to buy bitcoin anytime soon. 

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Direct download: 20210111_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:27pm EST

We kick off 2021 with our favorite stocks for the upcoming year (but really decade) and a look back at 2020 -- our biggest winners, regrets, and the lessons from the past year.

Stocks: PINS, MELI, AAXN

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Direct download: 20210108_IF_Tech.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:09pm EST

We’re continuing our Theme Week on Top Stocks for 2021 with Jason Hall and Nick Sciple each sharing 2 of their favorite stocks for 2021. 

Texas Pacific Land Trust Podcast

Stocks Mentioned: BIP, BIPC, NVEE, BRK.B, BRK.A, TPL

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Direct download: 20210107_IF_Energy.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:56pm EST

Wildcard Wednesday our theme week continues as host Jason Moser and Motley Fool Ventures Vice President Brendan Mathews dive into 2 more stocks they think investors should have at the top of their list for 2021!

Stocks: WDAY, MASI

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Direct download: 20210106_IF_Wildcard.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:27pm EST

To kick off the first week of 2021, Asit Sharma and Emily Flippen each discuss their top picks in the consumer goods industry for the next year and beyond. Stocks: Sleep Number (SNBR), AirBnB (ABNB)

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Direct download: 20210105_IF_CG.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 6:22pm EST

Wells Fargo (NYSE: WFC) has underperformed the financial sector for years, and for good reasons. From its numerous scandals to the asset-cap penalty that prevents the bank from growing, Wells Fargo was hurting before the pandemic. And as the only big bank without a large investment banking operation to help offset the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Wells Fargo got hit harder than most in 2020. But on this week's installment of Industry Focus: Financials, Fool.com contributor Matt Frankel, CFP, tells host Jason Moser why he thinks this could be a great value investment as we head into the New Year.

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Direct download: 20210104_IF_Financials.mp3
Category:Podcast -- posted at: 5:59pm EST