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LATEST EPISODES

Recorded | 18 November 2017
In today's show, we talk to Tobias Carlisle about his new book, The Acquirer's Multiple. The book explains how investors like Buffett, Icahn, and many others capture big stock market returns by filtering for companies with a low enterprise value compared to EBIT.

Recorded | 11 November 2017
Billionaire Ray Dalio is one of the biggest names in finance.  He achieved this recognition due to Bridgewater Associate's stellar performance over numerous decades of operations.  For instance, during the 2008 financial crisis, the US Stock market was down -50% and Dalio's Pure Alpha fund was up 9.4%.  In this week's episode, we read Ray's new book, Principles.  The book was recently released on Amazon in October, and it's quickly rose to numerous bestseller ranking.

Recorded | 4 November 2017
In this episode, Preston and Stig dig around in the public markets to try and find a couple of value picks that are priced to perform. During the show, two of the stocks appear to have an intrinsic value that's 3 times higher than the S&P500, whereas the last pick is a great business, but priced for a horrible return.

INVESTING BLOG AND NEWS

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Is Robert Shiller Right That Passive Investing is Dangerous?

by Cullen Roche | 24 November 2017

Robert Shiller argues that passive investing is a dangerous form of free loading. Before we agree or disagree, we have to understand some basic principles first.

  • Gold-Interest-Rates

Jim Rickards: Gold, Interest Rates, and Super Cycles

by Jim Rickards | 24 November 2017

From Switzerland to Shanghai, other gold price drivers became apparent. And they have nothing to do with the Fed tightening nor the dollar getting stronger.

  • asset-bubble

What is a bubble – and are we in the middle of one?

by Christopher Wolf | 24 November 2017

One of the most hotly debated topics in financial markets right now is the question of whether or not we are in a big bubble. Well, it looks like everyone has to be ready.

  • dorseys-square-is-now-bigger-than-twitter

Dorsey’s Square Is Now Bigger than Twitter

by Investing.com | 24 November 2017

Jack Dorsey is famous for being the co-founder and CEO of Twitter, but it’s his other company, Square that’s really taken off.

  • bitcoin-cash-jumps

Bitcoin Cash Jumps 20%, Bitcoin Eases From Record Highs

by Investing.com

The price of bitcoin offshoot bitcoin cash jumped higher, while bitcoin slid lower after rising above the $8,000 level to fresh record highs earlier this week.

  • secular-trends-in-business-permits

Secular Trends in Residential Building Permits and Housing Starts

by Jill Mislinski | 23 November 2017

Data on residential building permits and housing starts in the government's monthly report offer a compelling study of trends when adjusted for population growth.

  • Do-political-connections-help-or-hinder-SEC-oversight?

Political Connections May Actually Increase SEC Oversight

by Tommi Johnsen PhD | 23 November 2017

Previously published studies show that political connections actually affect SEC enforcement actions. But do they help or hinder?

  • The Biggest-Myths-in-Economics

The Biggest Myths in Economics

by Cullen Roche | 23 November 2017

A brief review of the top 15 most popular "myths" in the world of economics.

  • jim-rickards-golden-catalysts

Jim Rickards: Golden Catalysts

by Jim Rickards | 23 November 2017

Get ready for an explosion to the upside in the dollar price of gold. A breakout is about to begin.

  • visa-set-to-roll-out-pilot-phase

VISA Set to Roll Out the Pilot Phase of Blockchain Based B2B Payments System

by Arnab Shome | 23 November 2017

Global credit card giant VISA recently announced that it is going to schedule the pilot phase of its blockchain-based payment system called B2B Connect in mid-2018.

  • tencent-overtakes-facebook

Tencent Overtakes Facebook to Join Top Five Global Corporations

by Investing.com | 23 November 2017

Tencent has become the first Chinese tech company to surpass $500 billion in market cap, joining the ranks of the world’s five largest corporations.

  • us-durable-goods-order

U.S. Durable Goods Orders Unexpectedly Slump in October

by Investing.com | 23 November 2017

U.S. orders for long-lasting manufactured goods unexpectedly fell in October from a strong reading in the prior month.

  • Tesla-origin-story

Tesla’s Origin Story

by Jeff Desjardins | 22 November 2017

Infographic: Discover Tesla's origin story, strategy and initial execution, challenges faced by the first EVs, and more!

  • Richard-Thaler-Misbehaving-His-Way-to-a-Nobel-Prize

Richard Thaler: Misbehaving His Way to a Nobel Prize

by Wesley R. Gray, Ph. D. | 22 November 2017

From the eyes of former advisee, "In discussions, it was always Professor Richard Thaler against everyone else. His ability to fight against groupthink was impressive."

  • the-kids-are-not-alright

The Kids Are Not Alright

by The Felder Report | 22 November 2017

Continuous and unlimited access to social media is a very serious issue that is already impacting kids in ways we don’t fully comprehend.

  • what-history-teaches-us-about-interest-rates

What History Teaches Us About Interest Rates

by Brian Maher | 22 November 2017

“At no point in the history of the world has the interest on money been so low as it is now.” Who can dispute the good Sen. Henry M. Teller of Colorado?

  • tax-loss-harvesting

5 Views on Tax Loss Harvesting

by Cinthia Murphy | 22 November 2017

Five ETF Strategists share their tried and tested ways of dealing with tax loss harvesting in their respective organizations.

  • what-made-gold-go-up

Gold Prices Edge Higher as Dollar Falls Ahead of Fed Minutes

by Investing.com | 22 November 2017

Gold prices rose after the dollar fell amid weakness in long-term yields, ahead of the release of the Federal Reserve's October meetings slated for today.

  • day-ahead

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

by Investing.com | 22 November 2017

Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets today.

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CME Group Finally Launches Bitcoin Derivatives Early December, Price Hits $8,250

by Aziz Abdel-Qader | 21 November 2017

CME Group takes a major step on the path to legitimate the cryptocurrency and helping to propel it to fresh record highs.