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LATEST EPISODES

Recorded | 8 December 2017
In this episode of The Investor's Podcast, we have the renown Guy Spier on the show to talk about his new book, The Education of a Value Investor in 2008, Guy and Mohnish Pabrai bid $650,000 to have lunch with Warren Buffett. In our interview, you'll quickly learn there's a lot more to guy than investing and expensive lunches.

Recorded | 2 December 2017
In today's show, we cover a book recommended by Amazon's Jeff Bezos, titled, How the Mighty Fall. The book's author, Jim Collins, is a New York Times Best Selling Author and a professor at Standford University. The book talks about the various phases a business goes through when declining in the market place. More importantly, the book address what needs to be done to self-correct the problems that are causing the issues.

Recorded | 25 November 2017
In today's show, we assemble the mastermind group to talk about four new stock ideas at the end of 2017. As usual, the group digs into each idea and provides counter-arguments and conclusions on the intrinsic value of each business. At the end of the episode, the group talks about Bitcoin & Bitcoin Cash.

INVESTING BLOG AND NEWS

  • whats-the-yield-curve-really-telling-us

What’s the Yield Curve Really Telling Us?

by Cullen Roche | 13 December 2017

The yield curve is a wonderful predictor of future recessions. In fact, it’s predicted all 7 of the last recessions in the USA.

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Dollar Firms: Prepare For Big Moves This Week

by Investing.com | 13 December 2017

The U.S. dollar had a quiet but firm start to what will quickly become a busy trading week. Investors should look forward to market-moving headlines.

  • US-financial-watchdogs-Issue-Warnings-Cryptocurrency-Investors

US financial watchdogs Issue Warnings to Cryptocurrency Investors

by Investing.com | 13 December 2017

Jay Clayton warned investors of the dangers of putting money into cryptocurrencies, as crypto-mania swept markets with the launch of bitcoin futures.

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$60M Stolen From NiceHash Mining ‎Pool

by Aziz Abdel-Qader | 12 December 2017

It has been ‎confirmed that NiceHash Mining Pool's payment system was compromised and the contents of its Bitcoin wallet were stolen. ‎

  • most-valuable-companies-of-all-time

The Most Valuable Companies of All-Time

by Jeff Desjardins | 12 December 2017

Infographic: Modern giants like Apple and Amazon don't even come close to the most valuable company of all time.

  • diversification-is-not-always-free-lunch

Academic Research Insight: Diverisification is Not Always a Free Lunch

by Elisabetta Basilico, Ph.D., CFA | 12 December 2017

Diversification is often thought of as the only “free lunch” in finance, and it is a primary duty for fiduciaries, as codified in the Uniform Prudent Investor Act.

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The Price of Trust: Why You Should Choose a Fiduciary to Handle Your Life Savings

Sponsored by Personal Capital

How can you be sure that your financial advisor is trustworthy when it comes to your savings? And how can you find a financial industry expert who actually commits to putting your interests over theirs at all costs?

  • regression-to-trend

Regression to Trend: Another Look at Long-Term Market Performance

by Jill Mislinski | 12 December 2017

About the only certainty in the stock market is that, over the long haul, over performance turns into under performance and vice versa.

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Low Cost Gold In The Age Of QE, AI, Trump and War

by Gold Core | 12 December 2017

Video: Stephen Flood, CEO of GoldCore, gave a presentation on strategic mining and investment for industry leaders at the Mining Investment London conference.

  • why-are-dollar-bears-back

Why Are Dollar Bears Back?

by Pinchas Cohen | 12 December 2017

US dollar bulls made money every single day, with a straight 5-day advance, last week. But, why would bears have the last word after a fundamentally bullish trifecta of headline events?

  • day-ahead-stocks

The Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

by Investing.com | 12 December 2017

Tuesday marks the start of busy on the calendar for top-tier U.S. data. Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets.

  • does-bitcoin-belong-in-your-portfolio

Does Bitcoin Belong In Your Portfolio?

by Sumit Roy | 11 December 2017

Regardless of where one thinks bitcoin prices are headed, it doesn't look like interest in cryptocurrencies, in general, is going away anytime soon.

  • why-i-would-reluctantly-vote-yes-on-the-tax-plan

Why I Would [Reluctantly] Vote Yes on the Tax Plan

by Cullen Roche | 11 December 2017

This tax plan will have an impact on the aggregate economy, but let’s not go thinking this is some sort of world-changing policy.

  • cybersecurity-fighting-a-threat

Cybersecurity: Fighting a Threat That Causes $450B of Damage Each Year

by Jeff Desjardins | 11 December 2017

Infographic: The growing threat of cybercrime along with the associated boom in global cybersecurity spending.

  • two-measures-of-inflation-and-fed-policy

Two Measures of Inflation and Fed Policy

by Jill Mislinski | 11 December 2017

Elsewhere the Fed stresses the importance of longer-term inflation patterns, the likelihood of persistence and the importance of “core” inflation.

  • fidelity-temporarily-blocks-online-account-access

Fidelity Temporarily Blocks Online Account Access

By Gold Core | 11 December 2017

Customers of Fidelity, the third largest brokerage in the world, suddenly found themselves unable to access their online accounts.

  • bitcoin-bubble

Bitcoin Lower as Markets Await Futures Launch

by Investing.com | 11 December 2017

Bitcoin’s breath-taking rise has prompted warnings of an increasingly dangerous speculative bubble and given rise to comparisons to the dotcom bubble.

  • Economic-calendar

Top 5 Things to Watch This Week

by Investing.com | 11 December 2017

It’s a monster week for central bank meetings across the globe, with most of the focus falling on Wednesday's Federal Reserve's meeting.

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Visualizing the Journey to $10,000 Bitcoin

by Jeff Desjardins | 10 December 2017

Infographic: Visualize the ups and downs of Bitcoin's incredible journey to $10,000, the main highlight of the breakthrough year for cryptocurrency.

  • what-to-know-about-sector-etf-investing

What To Know About Sector ETF Investing

by Lara Crigger | 10 December 2017

ETF.com recently spoke with Denise Chisholm, whose specialty is the use of historical probability analysis to tease fact from fiction in how sectors work.