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This podcast gives you a smart, cool headed and down to earth wrap on the latest finance and investing news from Australia & around the world. Investing legends Scott Phillips and Andrew Page walk you through what’s really going on and what

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Season 1


Mailbag Extra: incl: Are the robots stealing my trades?

-- Who’s buying 1 or 2 shares? -- Should I buy REITs for inflation protection? -- Great management and missed opportunities -- OpenPay: riding the wave or forging its own path? -- Cash in the bank, or an ETF? -- What’s happening to growth stocks?

Mailbag Extra: incl: Are the robots stealing my trades?

-- Who’s buying 1 or 2 shares? -- Should I buy REITs for inflation protection? -- Great management and missed opportunities -- OpenPay: riding the wave or forging its own path? -- Cash in the bank, or an ETF? -- What’s happening to growth stocks?

57:42

EP415 - S1

20 Jun 21

The podcast that, like the ASX, is hitting all-time highs!

-- Record highs for the ASX... and plenty of individual companies -- RBA minutes stalks wages growth as house prices keep rising -- Why is the government okay with employers making us fund our own Super increase? -- FTA: All the way with Team UK? -- Santos CEO on the front foot (or fighting a rear-guard action) -- Are we in the biggest market bubble in history?

The podcast that, like the ASX, is hitting all-time highs!

-- Record highs for the ASX... and plenty of individual companies -- RBA minutes stalks wages growth as house prices keep rising -- Why is the government okay with employers making us fund our own Super increase? -- FTA: All the way with Team UK? -- Santos CEO on the front foot (or fighting a rear-guard action) -- Are we in the biggest market bubble in history?

01:01:21

EP414 - S1

18 Jun 21

Stock of the Week: Dubber (ASX:DUB)

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Ryan Newman to talk about cloud-based call recording and enablement software provider Dubber: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

Stock of the Week: Dubber (ASX:DUB)

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Ryan Newman to talk about cloud-based call recording and enablement software provider Dubber: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

21:01

EP413 - S1

16 Jun 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: “My experience as a customer sucked… does that matter?”

-- Betting on thematic ETFs – how do I know what I own? -- My experience as a customer sucked… does that matter? -- What’s going on at Treasury? (The wine mob, not the government bean counters) -- And what about Nuix? -- Hey.. read some 5 star reviews, please!

Mailbag Extra: incl: “My experience as a customer sucked… does that matter?”

-- Betting on thematic ETFs – how do I know what I own? -- My experience as a customer sucked… does that matter? -- What’s going on at Treasury? (The wine mob, not the government bean counters) -- And what about Nuix? -- Hey.. read some 5 star reviews, please!

48:30

EP412 - S1

13 Jun 21

Bitcoin buoyed by El Salvador… and boring is beautiful for Brickworks

-- NAB business survey delivers great news, but CreditorWatch issues warning -- Debt concerns as more Aussies borrow more than 6x income -- Westpac lifts fixed term rates and ANZ predicts two increases in H2 2023 -- Boring is beautiful as Brickworks jumps 9% -- AUSTRAC goes after a bank and three casinos… again -- El Salvador accepts Bitcoin… -- Jeff Bezos is going into space

Bitcoin buoyed by El Salvador… and boring is beautiful for Brickworks

-- NAB business survey delivers great news, but CreditorWatch issues warning -- Debt concerns as more Aussies borrow more than 6x income -- Westpac lifts fixed term rates and ANZ predicts two increases in H2 2023 -- Boring is beautiful as Brickworks jumps 9% -- AUSTRAC goes after a bank and three casinos… again -- El Salvador accepts Bitcoin… -- Jeff Bezos is going into space

01:07:47

EP411 - S1

11 Jun 21

Stock of the Week: Frontier Digital (ASX: FDV)

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Chris Copley to talk about emerging markets classifieds aggregator Frontier Digital: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

Stock of the Week: Frontier Digital (ASX: FDV)

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Chris Copley to talk about emerging markets classifieds aggregator Frontier Digital: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

14:47

EP410 - S1

9 Jun 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: "$1 billion for a loss-making tech mob?"

-- Should I keep cash on the sidelines, especially as the market heats up? -- How should I position my portfolio after a crash? -- Little in sales, a big loss and a $1 billion valuation. What the? -- If shares slump in June, and jump in December... is that an opportunity?

Mailbag Extra: incl: "$1 billion for a loss-making tech mob?"

-- Should I keep cash on the sidelines, especially as the market heats up? -- How should I position my portfolio after a crash? -- Little in sales, a big loss and a $1 billion valuation. What the? -- If shares slump in June, and jump in December... is that an opportunity?

55:35

EP409 - S1

6 Jun 21

Australia is back (from the COVID recession), baby!

-- The Australian economy is back, baby! -- But Vic - still - in lockdown, while house price growth bounces back -- Is the RBA about to get what it wants? -- ASX hits a new record… time to panic? -- There are trends and there are 'trends'

Australia is back (from the COVID recession), baby!

-- The Australian economy is back, baby! -- But Vic - still - in lockdown, while house price growth bounces back -- Is the RBA about to get what it wants? -- ASX hits a new record… time to panic? -- There are trends and there are 'trends'

01:10:28

EP408 - S1

4 Jun 21

Stock of the Week: Domino's

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Andrew Legget to talk about pizza juggernaut Domino's: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

Stock of the Week: Domino's

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Andrew Legget to talk about pizza juggernaut Domino's: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!

14:09

EP407 - S1

2 Jun 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: Compounding rocks… but what about inflation?

-- My company is buying back shares… what do I do? -- Compounding rocks… but what about inflation? -- Keep some cash, or be fully invested? -- A listener offers to pay… sort of… -- To DCF or not to DCF? -- “I’m back! And won’t overtrade this time!”

Mailbag Extra: incl: Compounding rocks… but what about inflation?

-- My company is buying back shares… what do I do? -- Compounding rocks… but what about inflation? -- Keep some cash, or be fully invested? -- A listener offers to pay… sort of… -- To DCF or not to DCF? -- “I’m back! And won’t overtrade this time!”

01:08:41

EP406 - S1

30 May 21

“Back the bloke with a chip on his shoulder”

-- COVID is back: What should investors do? -- ASIC sues AMP for charging dead people... -- “Back the bloke with a chip on his shoulder” -- The energy future is here; and -- A massive upheaval for corporate America?

“Back the bloke with a chip on his shoulder”

-- COVID is back: What should investors do? -- ASIC sues AMP for charging dead people... -- “Back the bloke with a chip on his shoulder” -- The energy future is here; and -- A massive upheaval for corporate America?

01:05:05

EP405 - S1

28 May 21

Stock of the Week: Netwealth

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Kevin Gandiya to talk about fintech disrupter Netwealth: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!  

Stock of the Week: Netwealth

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Kevin Gandiya to talk about fintech disrupter Netwealth: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!  

13:36

EP404 - S1

26 May 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: Scott being schooled by a listener!

-- Are you sure the market goes up by 10% per annum? -- 'You need to hold your shares longer or I'm telling Uncle Warren!' -- I kinda get it... but what numbers do I use to make sure I'm on the right track? -- A listener comes to our defence on finance and politics -- The traits of a business worth investing in?\ -- No, we're not going to try comedy. At least, not yet... -- A vote for nature... and a #getabetterrate success story!

Mailbag Extra: incl: Scott being schooled by a listener!

-- Are you sure the market goes up by 10% per annum? -- 'You need to hold your shares longer or I'm telling Uncle Warren!' -- I kinda get it... but what numbers do I use to make sure I'm on the right track? -- A listener comes to our defence on finance and politics -- The traits of a business worth investing in?\ -- No, we're not going to try comedy. At least, not yet... -- A vote for nature... and a #getabetterrate success story!

01:07:04

EP403 - S1

23 May 21

Bitcoin, Elon, Iron and Oil. It's been one of those weeks...

-- Wages up, kinda, as inflation talk continues to strike volatility into the share market -- Volatility elsewhere, too, as materials prices swing... -- Oh, Elon… the Bitcoin dramas. -- The Crown takeover has a new twist… but what should investors think… and do? -- Big swings for tech as EML bites the dust… hard and Appen flies...

Bitcoin, Elon, Iron and Oil. It's been one of those weeks...

-- Wages up, kinda, as inflation talk continues to strike volatility into the share market -- Volatility elsewhere, too, as materials prices swing... -- Oh, Elon… the Bitcoin dramas. -- The Crown takeover has a new twist… but what should investors think… and do? -- Big swings for tech as EML bites the dust… hard and Appen flies...

01:14:59

EP402 - S1

21 May 21

Stock of the Week: Temple & Webster

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Kevin Gandiya to talk about boom online retailer Temple & Webster: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!  

Stock of the Week: Temple & Webster

-- Scott is joined by Motley Fool analyst Kevin Gandiya to talk about boom online retailer Temple & Webster: What it does, what’s impressive, the risks of an investment in the company, and why he thinks it’s a Buy!  

16:21

EP401 - S1

19 May 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: Inflation, interest rates and market volatility

-- Inflation, interest rates and market volatility -- The 'Rolls Royce' of podcasts... and Rolls Royces -- What are the best themes -- and geographies -- for 2021 -- Margin Loan debate at 20 paces. Should you take a margin loan or not?

Mailbag Extra: incl: Inflation, interest rates and market volatility

-- Inflation, interest rates and market volatility -- The 'Rolls Royce' of podcasts... and Rolls Royces -- What are the best themes -- and geographies -- for 2021 -- Margin Loan debate at 20 paces. Should you take a margin loan or not?

01:13:43

EP400 - S1

16 May 21

What does the Budget mean for us? Plus, iron ore > software?

-- What the Budget means for you and me -- The good, bad and ugly from Treasurer Frydenberg's speech -- Are the boffins smarter than the market, on iron ore? -- More money for bank shareholders -- What's better? Growth, dividends or a share buyback?

What does the Budget mean for us? Plus, iron ore > software?

-- What the Budget means for you and me -- The good, bad and ugly from Treasurer Frydenberg's speech -- Are the boffins smarter than the market, on iron ore? -- More money for bank shareholders -- What's better? Growth, dividends or a share buyback?

01:05:19

EP399 - S1

14 May 21

Mailbag Extra: incl: 75% of my portfolio in a single stock...

-- Should I raid my Super for a house deposit? -- I know valuation is hard... but am I roughly right? -- Is the CAPE ratio flashing 'sell'? -- The last word (maybe) on investment bonds -- What do we make of Sharesies -- 75% of my portfolio in a single stock... -- Man, these swings are wild!

Mailbag Extra: incl: 75% of my portfolio in a single stock...

-- Should I raid my Super for a house deposit? -- I know valuation is hard... but am I roughly right? -- Is the CAPE ratio flashing 'sell'? -- The last word (maybe) on investment bonds -- What do we make of Sharesies -- 75% of my portfolio in a single stock... -- Man, these swings are wild!

01:06:26

EP398 - S1

9 May 21

How should investors handle low-for-long interest rates?

-- The RBA gets optimistic… but still leaves rates on hold. -- Is there inflation? Buffett and others think so, but it’s not in the numbers -- Reflections from the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting -- Bank profits soar… but top line growth hard to come by -- As Westpac and ASIC go back to court… -- Dogecoin… seriously?

How should investors handle low-for-long interest rates?

-- The RBA gets optimistic… but still leaves rates on hold. -- Is there inflation? Buffett and others think so, but it’s not in the numbers -- Reflections from the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting -- Bank profits soar… but top line growth hard to come by -- As Westpac and ASIC go back to court… -- Dogecoin… seriously?

01:15:25

EP397 - S1

7 May 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. How do I know when to sell?

-- A listener digs Scott out of a hole -- 'Can you break down selling a little more for me?' -- Should I go for growth, or lower my sights? -- Time to move to a family trust? -- Should I buy shares in a sports team? -- What should I buy to take volatility out of a growth portfolio? -- Can I build my own ETF? -- Are you sure I should buy Treasury?

Mailbag Extra: incl. How do I know when to sell?

-- A listener digs Scott out of a hole -- 'Can you break down selling a little more for me?' -- Should I go for growth, or lower my sights? -- Time to move to a family trust? -- Should I buy shares in a sports team? -- What should I buy to take volatility out of a growth portfolio? -- Can I build my own ETF? -- Are you sure I should buy Treasury?

01:12:08

EP396 - S1

2 May 21

Budget Back to 'Back in Black'?

-- Budget back in the black? And rates lower for longer -- Gina Rinehart has 1.35 billion reasons to smile -- Retail update: Coles sales sag as JB’s Richard Murray to join Premier Investments -- Atlassian embraces working from home ‘4 times a year in the office’ -- Tech surges: Apple, Facebook, Shopify flying

Budget Back to 'Back in Black'?

-- Budget back in the black? And rates lower for longer -- Gina Rinehart has 1.35 billion reasons to smile -- Retail update: Coles sales sag as JB’s Richard Murray to join Premier Investments -- Atlassian embraces working from home ‘4 times a year in the office’ -- Tech surges: Apple, Facebook, Shopify flying

58:38

EP395 - S1

30 Apr 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. Andrew's 5 stocks to buy now

-- Andrew's top 5 stocks to buy now -- Sure, Bitcoin... but what about Coinbase? -- We don't need another (Super)hero... or do we? -- Is a Super increase really going to strangle the economy? -- What do you make of robo-advisors?

Mailbag Extra: incl. Andrew's 5 stocks to buy now

-- Andrew's top 5 stocks to buy now -- Sure, Bitcoin... but what about Coinbase? -- We don't need another (Super)hero... or do we? -- Is a Super increase really going to strangle the economy? -- What do you make of robo-advisors?

01:13:43

EP394 - S1

25 Apr 21

Afterpay moving Stateside and a bidding war for Crown

-- A banker talking common sense? -- As the economy recovers, some tentative good news from tourism -- Speaking of going overseas… time to say goodbye to Afterpay? -- A bidding war -- of sorts -- for Crown? -- We have a new $2.7b finance company on the ASX…

Afterpay moving Stateside and a bidding war for Crown

-- A banker talking common sense? -- As the economy recovers, some tentative good news from tourism -- Speaking of going overseas… time to say goodbye to Afterpay? -- A bidding war -- of sorts -- for Crown? -- We have a new $2.7b finance company on the ASX…

01:06:14

EP393 - S1

23 Apr 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. Scott and Andrew trading blows over shorting

-- What really happens when I buy an ETF? -- Do miners offer a Silver lining? -- How do I keep on top of it all? -- Scott and Andrew square off over shorting -- When this is all over... who pays the bill?

Mailbag Extra: incl. Scott and Andrew trading blows over shorting

-- What really happens when I buy an ETF? -- Do miners offer a Silver lining? -- How do I keep on top of it all? -- Scott and Andrew square off over shorting -- When this is all over... who pays the bill?

01:10:46

EP392 - S1

18 Apr 21

The 'fully recovered economy' edition (plus Bitcoin)

-- Bernie Madoff dies... lessons from a fraudster -- The Australian economy has 'fully recovered' -- But is there too much optimism in share prices? -- Why I hate my 10-bagger investment -- And what to make of Bitcoin's rise... and rise.

The 'fully recovered economy' edition (plus Bitcoin)

-- Bernie Madoff dies... lessons from a fraudster -- The Australian economy has 'fully recovered' -- But is there too much optimism in share prices? -- Why I hate my 10-bagger investment -- And what to make of Bitcoin's rise... and rise.

57:20

EP391 - S1

16 Apr 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. Should my ETF be lending shares to short-sellers?

-- When should I sell? -- Kogan isn't risky enough! -- Two micro caps you've never heard of -- Help... Can I get started with just $500? -- Have I made a terrible mistake? -- An ETF Noah could love?

Mailbag Extra: incl. Should my ETF be lending shares to short-sellers?

-- When should I sell? -- Kogan isn't risky enough! -- Two micro caps you've never heard of -- Help... Can I get started with just $500? -- Have I made a terrible mistake? -- An ETF Noah could love?

01:03:19

EP390 - S1

11 Apr 21

Are banks all they're cracked up to be?

-- RBA sits pat, but lending restrictions look likely -- Retailers win -- and lose -- from COVID -- Can you guess how the banks did over the last 5 years? -- Australia's tech phenomenon (that isn't Afterpay) -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Are banks all they're cracked up to be?

-- RBA sits pat, but lending restrictions look likely -- Retailers win -- and lose -- from COVID -- Can you guess how the banks did over the last 5 years? -- Australia's tech phenomenon (that isn't Afterpay) -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:04:35

EP389 - S1

9 Apr 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. Should my ETF be lending shares to short-sellers?

-- Should I buy a hedged ETF? -- What about investment bonds? -- Should I worry that my ETF is lending out its shares? -- Should I buy all -- or some -- of your recommendations? -- "You're wrong about house prices!" -- Should I try 'share harvesting'?

Mailbag Extra: incl. Should my ETF be lending shares to short-sellers?

-- Should I buy a hedged ETF? -- What about investment bonds? -- Should I worry that my ETF is lending out its shares? -- Should I buy all -- or some -- of your recommendations? -- "You're wrong about house prices!" -- Should I try 'share harvesting'?

41:01

EP388 - S1

4 Apr 21

A "bloody end to ‘speculative mania’"?

-- A brand new co-host! -- JobKeeper ends, just as Brisbane goes into -- and comes out of -- lockdown -- Shares on track for their best year in 8... -- … and the top movers tell the tale of the tape -- Platinum warns of bloody end to ‘speculative mania’ -- Is Kogan good value at $12? -- AGL splitting in half -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

A "bloody end to ‘speculative mania’"?

-- A brand new co-host! -- JobKeeper ends, just as Brisbane goes into -- and comes out of -- lockdown -- Shares on track for their best year in 8... -- … and the top movers tell the tale of the tape -- Platinum warns of bloody end to ‘speculative mania’ -- Is Kogan good value at $12? -- AGL splitting in half -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:07:14

EP387 - S1

2 Apr 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. Selling to lock in tax losses

-- Why release recommendations at midday? -- Should I sell, get the tax loss, and buy back in? -- Time to jump on the Rocket(Lab)? -- How to think about foreign currency earnings from your companies -- Why is the share price falling? Dark forces? -- Is Aurizon too cheap to ignore? -- And lots of praise for Doc!

Mailbag Extra: incl. Selling to lock in tax losses

-- Why release recommendations at midday? -- Should I sell, get the tax loss, and buy back in? -- Time to jump on the Rocket(Lab)? -- How to think about foreign currency earnings from your companies -- Why is the share price falling? Dark forces? -- Is Aurizon too cheap to ignore? -- And lots of praise for Doc!

01:19:35

EP386 - S1

28 Mar 21

The World According to Doc, plus more!

-- What does the end of JobKeeper mean for the economy? -- A record winter coming from Premier -- Westpac in trouble in NZ -- What? We’re going to have to pay to sell solar back to the grid? -- Some last advice from Doc, on investing for growth...

The World According to Doc, plus more!

-- What does the end of JobKeeper mean for the economy? -- A record winter coming from Premier -- Westpac in trouble in NZ -- What? We’re going to have to pay to sell solar back to the grid? -- Some last advice from Doc, on investing for growth...

01:12:00

EP385 - S1

26 Mar 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. ETFs for when you can't buy shares

-- ETFs when you can't (or don't want to) buy shares -- Taking a punt on biotech -- Death or glory with SPACs -- The ethics of keeping and paying back JobKeeper

Mailbag Extra: incl. ETFs for when you can't buy shares

-- ETFs when you can't (or don't want to) buy shares -- Taking a punt on biotech -- Death or glory with SPACs -- The ethics of keeping and paying back JobKeeper

01:04:04

EP384 - S1

21 Mar 21

Does CBA have the Afterpay-killer?

-- US Fed -- almost -- does an RBA, planning to keep rates low till 2023 -- Will the end of JobKeeper throw 500,000 out of work? -- CBA’s BNPL entry -- CTM’s Jamie Pherous cashes in -- Tech companies make investors seasick… -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Does CBA have the Afterpay-killer?

-- US Fed -- almost -- does an RBA, planning to keep rates low till 2023 -- Will the end of JobKeeper throw 500,000 out of work? -- CBA’s BNPL entry -- CTM’s Jamie Pherous cashes in -- Tech companies make investors seasick… -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:17:46

EP383 - S1

19 Mar 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'Shares vs. Property'

-- Should I buy a property for diversification? -- A listener makes us confess our mistakes... ouch! -- I want to invest in the US... but I have questions -- What do you think about Vanguard Super? -- Okay, but how do you actually value shares? -- What's going on with tech? Buy or run away?

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'Shares vs. Property'

-- Should I buy a property for diversification? -- A listener makes us confess our mistakes... ouch! -- I want to invest in the US... but I have questions -- What do you think about Vanguard Super? -- Okay, but how do you actually value shares? -- What's going on with tech? Buy or run away?

01:09:04

EP382 - S1

14 Mar 21

What recession? The economy is firing on all cylinders!

-- Best biz conf in a decade, GDP records, stimulus ending in 19 days, and half price flights... -- The RBA slaps down the bond market -- Investment lessons from the Greensill collapse -- EnergyAustralia closing its Yallourn plant early... -- What money printing? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

What recession? The economy is firing on all cylinders!

-- Best biz conf in a decade, GDP records, stimulus ending in 19 days, and half price flights... -- The RBA slaps down the bond market -- Investment lessons from the Greensill collapse -- EnergyAustralia closing its Yallourn plant early... -- What money printing? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

01:04:16

EP381 - S1

12 Mar 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'The best place to put extra savings'

-- What do we make of the gaming industry? -- Why do some shares shoot up, and others refuse to? -- FOMO vs. diversification -- Where's the best place for additional savings? -- "You're wrong! On LICs" -- How do I invest for my kids?

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'The best place to put extra savings'

-- What do we make of the gaming industry? -- Why do some shares shoot up, and others refuse to? -- FOMO vs. diversification -- Where's the best place for additional savings? -- "You're wrong! On LICs" -- How do I invest for my kids?

55:17

EP380 - S1

7 Mar 21

It's quiet... too quiet (or has the market finally caught on?)

-- GDP hits a record, and rates stay on hold -- What we made of a strange earnings season -- US tech stocks plunge… again - ESG investing gets real: the destruction of Juukan Gorge claims another scalp -- Checking in on the COVID response -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

It's quiet... too quiet (or has the market finally caught on?)

-- GDP hits a record, and rates stay on hold -- What we made of a strange earnings season -- US tech stocks plunge… again - ESG investing gets real: the destruction of Juukan Gorge claims another scalp -- Checking in on the COVID response -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:10:57

EP379 - S1

5 Mar 21

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'Top industries and stocks for 5+ years'

-- The top industries and top stocks for 5+ years -- Is the stock market a zero sum game? -- Should I copy others' investments? -- How can I short stocks? -- Is my portfolio too concentrated? -- Should I invest in a managed fund to avoid currency hassles? -- How do I keep my brokerage costs down?

Mailbag Extra: incl. 'Top industries and stocks for 5+ years'

-- The top industries and top stocks for 5+ years -- Is the stock market a zero sum game? -- Should I copy others' investments? -- How can I short stocks? -- Is my portfolio too concentrated? -- Should I invest in a managed fund to avoid currency hassles? -- How do I keep my brokerage costs down?

01:06:42

EP378 - S1

28 Feb 21

(Almost) More news and earnings than we can handle!

-- Jabs start, travel stocks soar, Bond market tells RBA it’s slow, the Aussie hits a 3 year high, while wages rise and Facebook gets back in the news business! -- Earnings, earnings, earnings! -- Blackmores, Scentre, Qantas, Invocare, Nanosonics, A2, EML -- Scott jumps on the 'efficient market' High Horse -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

(Almost) More news and earnings than we can handle!

-- Jabs start, travel stocks soar, Bond market tells RBA it’s slow, the Aussie hits a 3 year high, while wages rise and Facebook gets back in the news business! -- Earnings, earnings, earnings! -- Blackmores, Scentre, Qantas, Invocare, Nanosonics, A2, EML -- Scott jumps on the 'efficient market' High Horse -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:09:47

EP377 - S1

26 Feb 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Time to buy the 'Google of China'? -- How do I find a company's share count? -- What's going on with Pushpay? -- Aren't you worried about Cochlear? -- You told us to sell, but you didn't. What gives? -- Should I buy shares touted on Facebook? -- I'm ready to get started... but how?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Time to buy the 'Google of China'? -- How do I find a company's share count? -- What's going on with Pushpay? -- Aren't you worried about Cochlear? -- You told us to sell, but you didn't. What gives? -- Should I buy shares touted on Facebook? -- I'm ready to get started... but how?

01:09:41

EP376 - S1

21 Feb 21

All the news that's (not) fit to print? And it's Earningspalooza!

-- Facebook restricts news while Google does deals -- Coles earnings up, but warns on immigration -- Super Retail up, shares down. Travel companies down, shares up... -- Wesfarmers, Dominos profits through the roof -- CSL profit up 45%, while Sonic soars -- Carsales profits boom as used car sales skyrocket -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

All the news that's (not) fit to print? And it's Earningspalooza!

-- Facebook restricts news while Google does deals -- Coles earnings up, but warns on immigration -- Super Retail up, shares down. Travel companies down, shares up... -- Wesfarmers, Dominos profits through the roof -- CSL profit up 45%, while Sonic soars -- Carsales profits boom as used car sales skyrocket -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:05:17

EP375 - S1

19 Feb 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What is an 'over the counter' stock? -- What is an ADR and should I care? -- Why has the market ignored this 'left behind' would-be AfterPay -- Always - ALWAYS - listen to your Mum!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What is an 'over the counter' stock? -- What is an ADR and should I care? -- Why has the market ignored this 'left behind' would-be AfterPay -- Always - ALWAYS - listen to your Mum!

01:02:18

EP374 - S1

14 Feb 21

Tesla, Bitcoin, Dividends... It's been a big week!

-- Crown loses its, well, crown.. And crown prince? -- CBA’s profit down, but dividend up -- Meanwhile, Telstra’s dividend holds… but profits down a touch -- AGL writes down its business… including its renewables -- Man, is there a hotter combo than Bitcoin and Tesla? -- We take the High Horse out for a short gallop -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Tesla, Bitcoin, Dividends... It's been a big week!

-- Crown loses its, well, crown.. And crown prince? -- CBA’s profit down, but dividend up -- Meanwhile, Telstra’s dividend holds… but profits down a touch -- AGL writes down its business… including its renewables -- Man, is there a hotter combo than Bitcoin and Tesla? -- We take the High Horse out for a short gallop -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:06:59

EP373 - S1

12 Feb 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How do I choose between insurers? -- Some support for Scott's Super replacement plan -- How are share price changes calculated? -- Scott & Doc argue about Craig's lump sum suggestion -- What role should infrastructure have in my portfolio? -- Will the influx of new investors push up share prices? -- The value of not panicking

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How do I choose between insurers? -- Some support for Scott's Super replacement plan -- How are share price changes calculated? -- Scott & Doc argue about Craig's lump sum suggestion -- What role should infrastructure have in my portfolio? -- Will the influx of new investors push up share prices? -- The value of not panicking

01:06:02

EP372 - S1

7 Feb 21

The RBA takes three years off... what does it mean for us?

--  RBA keeps rates on hold... 'till 2024? -- It seems to be ‘New economy week’: results from Google, Amazon, Kogan, Temple & Webster. -- Amazon’s Bezos steps aside -- The investment bank two step continues, as Tabcorp faces being broken up -- The GameStop latest -- Time for the high horse: Cashback mortgages -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

The RBA takes three years off... what does it mean for us?

--  RBA keeps rates on hold... 'till 2024? -- It seems to be ‘New economy week’: results from Google, Amazon, Kogan, Temple & Webster. -- Amazon’s Bezos steps aside -- The investment bank two step continues, as Tabcorp faces being broken up -- The GameStop latest -- Time for the high horse: Cashback mortgages -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:05:39

EP371 - S1

5 Feb 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What do I need to open a US brokerage account? -- How do my ETFs charge their fees? -- How are market prices set? -- Will Kogan go the way of Myer and DJs? -- My options pricing is bonkers -- Should I buy convertible notes? -- Is there an opportunity in newly SaaS businesses? -- How should I (re)invest my Super?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What do I need to open a US brokerage account? -- How do my ETFs charge their fees? -- How are market prices set? -- Will Kogan go the way of Myer and DJs? -- My options pricing is bonkers -- Should I buy convertible notes? -- Is there an opportunity in newly SaaS businesses? -- How should I (re)invest my Super?

01:05:41

EP370 - S1

31 Jan 21

Reddit vs short-sellers as US markets go nuts!

--   IMF upgrades its forecasts, the difference in consumer confidence, and unemployment falls, again -- It’s day traders versus shorters at 10 paces -- Citi expects profits to rise 20% while Eagers upgrades profits again… after only 6 weeks -- Blackrock gives stark warning: commit to net zero, or we’re out! -- Apple. Tesla. Microsoft: Big tech gets it done -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Reddit vs short-sellers as US markets go nuts!

--   IMF upgrades its forecasts, the difference in consumer confidence, and unemployment falls, again -- It’s day traders versus shorters at 10 paces -- Citi expects profits to rise 20% while Eagers upgrades profits again… after only 6 weeks -- Blackrock gives stark warning: commit to net zero, or we’re out! -- Apple. Tesla. Microsoft: Big tech gets it done -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:22:54

EP369 - S1

29 Jan 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- I've done well, thanks Fools. Is it time to sell? -- How long do you persist with a company with little or no return before you sell? -- When should fees take a back seat to performance? -- Does Qantas CEO Alan Joyce really love Bitcoin? -- How can I learn to read financial statements? -- How do we invest, and how many stocks do we look at, first?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- I've done well, thanks Fools. Is it time to sell? -- How long do you persist with a company with little or no return before you sell? -- When should fees take a back seat to performance? -- Does Qantas CEO Alan Joyce really love Bitcoin? -- How can I learn to read financial statements? -- How do we invest, and how many stocks do we look at, first?

01:11:36

EP368 - S1

24 Jan 21

Why 2021 could be better than we expect

--  A new US President; consumer confidence strong, but slips -- Counting the cost of the Early Access Super disaster -- Retail rises 20%... almost as a rule -- Citi says 'Brace for earnings beats' -- Afterpay sets new records… again! -- Man… Netflix! -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Why 2021 could be better than we expect

--  A new US President; consumer confidence strong, but slips -- Counting the cost of the Early Access Super disaster -- Retail rises 20%... almost as a rule -- Citi says 'Brace for earnings beats' -- Afterpay sets new records… again! -- Man… Netflix! -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:03:39

EP367 - S1

22 Jan 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What's the best way to get a job in finance? -- Is the market too expensive to buy ETFs? -- Is the '60:40 Rule' the right approach? And what about property? -- Do I sell now, and buy back cheaper? -- Do we like Nuix? -- And what about TraCRs?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What's the best way to get a job in finance? -- Is the market too expensive to buy ETFs? -- Is the '60:40 Rule' the right approach? And what about property? -- Do I sell now, and buy back cheaper? -- Do we like Nuix? -- And what about TraCRs?

01:03:50

EP366 - S1

17 Jan 21

The only constant is change... and that's an opportunity.

-- The big macro: Vaccines, riots and 250,000 job vacancies -- Is an 18.9% household savings ratio the coiled spring the economy needs? -- Speaking of savings, will bank war-chests be used for massive buybacks? -- On the other hand, US companies are getting in on the capital raising act… but why? -- Coal companies invest in batteries, as grid scale solar comes to industrial rooftops -- Could Afterpay see the end of credit cards as we know them? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

The only constant is change... and that's an opportunity.

-- The big macro: Vaccines, riots and 250,000 job vacancies -- Is an 18.9% household savings ratio the coiled spring the economy needs? -- Speaking of savings, will bank war-chests be used for massive buybacks? -- On the other hand, US companies are getting in on the capital raising act… but why? -- Coal companies invest in batteries, as grid scale solar comes to industrial rooftops -- Could Afterpay see the end of credit cards as we know them? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:06:22

EP365 - S1

15 Jan 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What if Amazon is too​ successful? -- Managed funds? Passive funds? Or DIY investing? -- What should we do about excessive bonuses? -- What did we learn from the crash? -- "Add up. Don't Double Down" -- Is my employee share scheme a good deal? -- Are we finally changing our tune on Bitcoin?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What if Amazon is too​ successful? -- Managed funds? Passive funds? Or DIY investing? -- What should we do about excessive bonuses? -- What did we learn from the crash? -- "Add up. Don't Double Down" -- Is my employee share scheme a good deal? -- Are we finally changing our tune on Bitcoin?

01:10:28

EP364 - S1

10 Jan 21

More good news, but China poses a threat to our recovery -- 5 Stocks for 2021... and beyond!

On this week’s podcast: -- A New Year… but first a quick look back -- What should we expect from 2021? -- Where are the biggest opportunities & risks for investors -- 5 Stocks for 2021 and beyond -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

More good news, but China poses a threat to our recovery -- 5 Stocks for 2021... and beyond!

On this week’s podcast: -- A New Year… but first a quick look back -- What should we expect from 2021? -- Where are the biggest opportunities & risks for investors -- 5 Stocks for 2021 and beyond -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:03:36

EP363 - S1

8 Jan 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- We start the new year off in style... with a "special" mailbag episode!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- We start the new year off in style... with a "special" mailbag episode!

01:16:53

EP362 - S1

3 Jan 21

Happy New Year!

-- The lessons we -- and you -- can learn from 2020 -- Some New Year's Resolutions you can keep -- Where to find some great investing ideas in 2021 -- A look at our past stock picks -- And we dip into the Fool Mailbag!

Happy New Year!

-- The lessons we -- and you -- can learn from 2020 -- Some New Year's Resolutions you can keep -- Where to find some great investing ideas in 2021 -- A look at our past stock picks -- And we dip into the Fool Mailbag!

01:16:25

EP361 - S1

1 Jan 21

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- A little lockdown reflection -- And we dip into the post-Christmas Fool mailbag!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- A little lockdown reflection -- And we dip into the post-Christmas Fool mailbag!

01:11:34

EP360 - S1

27 Dec 20

Ho! Ho! Ho! Here are some stocks for your Christmas stockings...

-- We give you some stock ideas for the special someone in your life (or, hey, for you!). Merry Christmas, Fools!

Ho! Ho! Ho! Here are some stocks for your Christmas stockings...

-- We give you some stock ideas for the special someone in your life (or, hey, for you!). Merry Christmas, Fools!

36:59

EP359 - S1

25 Dec 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Time to buy lithium? -- What about ZipPay? -- Are Ben Graham and Warren Buffett still relevant? -- Equal-weighted indices aren't all they're cracked up to be -- Where are the recovery opportunities?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Time to buy lithium? -- What about ZipPay? -- Are Ben Graham and Warren Buffett still relevant? -- Equal-weighted indices aren't all they're cracked up to be -- Where are the recovery opportunities?

59:22

EP358 - S1

20 Dec 20

More good news, but China poses a threat to our recovery

-- The US has a new President… we think… and markets seem to like it -- More good news: we're more confident than we were before COVID -- Coal is the latest commodity to be caught up in the Australia-China crossfire -- Cochlear’s big patent fine -- Altium’s growth stumbles -- An early Christmas present for bank shareholders as APRA lifts its dividend cap -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

More good news, but China poses a threat to our recovery

-- The US has a new President… we think… and markets seem to like it -- More good news: we're more confident than we were before COVID -- Coal is the latest commodity to be caught up in the Australia-China crossfire -- Cochlear’s big patent fine -- Altium’s growth stumbles -- An early Christmas present for bank shareholders as APRA lifts its dividend cap -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:06:06

EP357 - S1

18 Dec 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Offset or redraw: more considerations -- Our 'genius' idea on Super draws support -- Time to diversify... how much US investing should I do? -- Another #getabetterrate success story -- Is it worth investing in Super if my returns are lower? -- Are there enough benefits to use Dividend Reinvestment Plans? -- How do I record 'stock splits'?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Offset or redraw: more considerations -- Our 'genius' idea on Super draws support -- Time to diversify... how much US investing should I do? -- Another #getabetterrate success story -- Is it worth investing in Super if my returns are lower? -- Are there enough benefits to use Dividend Reinvestment Plans? -- How do I record 'stock splits'?

01:17:07

EP356 - S1

13 Dec 20

Records, recovery and an IPO frenzy

-- Macro signs are pointing up... -- Iron ore hits $150 / tonne and Fortescue shares hit an all-time high. --- … and gold falls -- Australian Super wants to buy Infratil… for $5b -- Food delivery mob DoorDash lists… for $78b -- And AirBnB about to follow (for $40b).. -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Records, recovery and an IPO frenzy

-- Macro signs are pointing up... -- Iron ore hits $150 / tonne and Fortescue shares hit an all-time high. --- … and gold falls -- Australian Super wants to buy Infratil… for $5b -- Food delivery mob DoorDash lists… for $78b -- And AirBnB about to follow (for $40b).. -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:20:03

EP355 - S1

11 Dec 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Enough about the boring companies. What about Xero? -- What do you think of my trading strategy? -- What mix of global ETFs is best? -- How do I mix my ETFs and your services? -- I know you don't like miners, but... -- Sell my 'dogs', or wait for a recovery? -- I'm a good risk, but the banks still won't lend me money!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Enough about the boring companies. What about Xero? -- What do you think of my trading strategy? -- What mix of global ETFs is best? -- How do I mix my ETFs and your services? -- I know you don't like miners, but... -- Sell my 'dogs', or wait for a recovery? -- I'm a good risk, but the banks still won't lend me money!

01:12:45

EP354 - S1

6 Dec 20

Recession over: The recovery is on!

-- A huge week in macro: Recession over, rates on hold, and tensions rise with China -- S&P 500 hits another record -- UK approves the first COVID vaccine -- Property tipped to rise 5 - 9% in 2021 -- Freedom Foods sees profits disappear… at the stroke of an auditor’s pen -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Recession over: The recovery is on!

-- A huge week in macro: Recession over, rates on hold, and tensions rise with China -- S&P 500 hits another record -- UK approves the first COVID vaccine -- Property tipped to rise 5 - 9% in 2021 -- Freedom Foods sees profits disappear… at the stroke of an auditor’s pen -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:14:19

EP353 - S1

4 Dec 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

1) How an accountant structures his kids' investments 2) What are preference shares, and do Australian companies use them? 3) AI for the win? Or a little bit of company spin? 4) Redraw vs. offset: Our verdict 5) Which international ETF should I start with? 6) What are 'capital notes' 7) Should I sell my shares to top up my house deposit?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

1) How an accountant structures his kids' investments 2) What are preference shares, and do Australian companies use them? 3) AI for the win? Or a little bit of company spin? 4) Redraw vs. offset: Our verdict 5) Which international ETF should I start with? 6) What are 'capital notes' 7) Should I sell my shares to top up my house deposit?

01:17:56

EP352 - S1

29 Nov 20

No news really is good news

1) Sound the trumpets: We're back over 'Dow 30,000' 2) The best month in over 30 years? 3) A short talk about shorting 4) High horse time: The great Super steal 5) And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

No news really is good news

1) Sound the trumpets: We're back over 'Dow 30,000' 2) The best month in over 30 years? 3) A short talk about shorting 4) High horse time: The great Super steal 5) And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:02:20

EP351 - S1

27 Nov 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Is the US market overvalued, and is that good for the ASX? -- A small cap dream start… and US brokerage recommendations? -- How an investor won the tipping comps (yes, three!) at work -- I’m beating the market… but the boffins say that’s sure to end -- Ridesharing: Worth investing in? -- How should I think about my dividend yield after shares go up… a lot?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Is the US market overvalued, and is that good for the ASX? -- A small cap dream start… and US brokerage recommendations? -- How an investor won the tipping comps (yes, three!) at work -- I’m beating the market… but the boffins say that’s sure to end -- Ridesharing: Worth investing in? -- How should I think about my dividend yield after shares go up… a lot?

01:13:08

EP350 - S1

22 Nov 20

Giving with one hand, taking with the other

-- A little more macro certainty… maybe? -- But… SA shutdown and wages stagnate -- Property prices… to go up? (according to CBA) -- ASX hits a wall… for almost a whole day -- The trade and political war with China escalates -- Big news in Apple’s world: App store fees to 15% and the company unveils its own chip -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag! 

Giving with one hand, taking with the other

-- A little more macro certainty… maybe? -- But… SA shutdown and wages stagnate -- Property prices… to go up? (according to CBA) -- ASX hits a wall… for almost a whole day -- The trade and political war with China escalates -- Big news in Apple’s world: App store fees to 15% and the company unveils its own chip -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag! 

01:09:55

EP349 - S1

20 Nov 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What do we think about a leveraged ETF? -- What makes for a good balance sheet and cashflow? -- Is now the time to invest in renewables? -- What would negative rates mean for me? -- My company is being acquired, but I didn’t fill out the forms. Now what? -- What happens to the ASX if the economy roars back in 2021? -- And a State of Origin sledge from a proud Queenslander…  

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What do we think about a leveraged ETF? -- What makes for a good balance sheet and cashflow? -- Is now the time to invest in renewables? -- What would negative rates mean for me? -- My company is being acquired, but I didn’t fill out the forms. Now what? -- What happens to the ASX if the economy roars back in 2021? -- And a State of Origin sledge from a proud Queenslander…  

01:05:17

EP348 - S1

15 Nov 20

November starts with a bang for the ASX!

-- The ASX starts November with a bang! And the AUD is on fire... -- Consumer and business confidence is up. -- Xero sales up 21% and Bunnings up 29%... is it sustainable? -- A vaccine? At last… -- … and the market goes haywire -- Why is Twiggy going green? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

November starts with a bang for the ASX!

-- The ASX starts November with a bang! And the AUD is on fire... -- Consumer and business confidence is up. -- Xero sales up 21% and Bunnings up 29%... is it sustainable? -- A vaccine? At last… -- … and the market goes haywire -- Why is Twiggy going green? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:10:25

EP347 - S1

13 Nov 20

The Interview: ASA Qld Chair, Steven Mabb

Scott sits down with the Queensland Chair of the Australian Shareholders Association, Steven Mabb to discuss the issues that he thinks are -- or should be -- important to retail investors, and they discuss some of the thornier issues of pay and director independence. 

The Interview: ASA Qld Chair, Steven Mabb

Scott sits down with the Queensland Chair of the Australian Shareholders Association, Steven Mabb to discuss the issues that he thinks are -- or should be -- important to retail investors, and they discuss some of the thornier issues of pay and director independence. 

53:15

EP346 - S1

10 Nov 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How to invest when the market is detached from the economy? -- 'Asset light' is great... but it misses the more important point -- Things are looking up for Chris -- How would we invest, if we were forced to change? -- The best ETFs to get a teen into investing -- A listener comes good on her promise -- How many stocks is too many?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How to invest when the market is detached from the economy? -- 'Asset light' is great... but it misses the more important point -- Things are looking up for Chris -- How would we invest, if we were forced to change? -- The best ETFs to get a teen into investing -- A listener comes good on her promise -- How many stocks is too many?

01:15:10

EP345 - S1

9 Nov 20

What happens when the RBA throws the kitchen sink at the economy?

-- And the winner is… -- The RBA throws the kitchen sink at the economy -- Another day of zero cases in Victoria. Is this the new normal? -- Bank profits keep falling -- Does director pay actually matter? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

What happens when the RBA throws the kitchen sink at the economy?

-- And the winner is… -- The RBA throws the kitchen sink at the economy -- Another day of zero cases in Victoria. Is this the new normal? -- Bank profits keep falling -- Does director pay actually matter? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:02:09

EP344 - S1

8 Nov 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What happens when rates eventually rise? -- What happens to my DRP cash? -- What EV stocks should I invest in? -- What annual returns should I expect? -- Investing for kids? -- Not cheap, not inexpensive... incredible value!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What happens when rates eventually rise? -- What happens to my DRP cash? -- What EV stocks should I invest in? -- What annual returns should I expect? -- Investing for kids? -- Not cheap, not inexpensive... incredible value!

01:07:27

EP343 - S1

1 Nov 20

The pre-election, pre-rates and pre-Cup special...

-- Markets wobble as the spectre of Euro lockdowns become more likely -- Inflation up… Yet rates are about to be cut? -- A new or returned US president by this time next week… maybe -- Retail sales flying… for some. Coles up 9.7%, Super Retail SSS +25% -- ANZ is the first bank off the rank-- Coke goes European -- ...and we dip into the Fool mailbag

The pre-election, pre-rates and pre-Cup special...

-- Markets wobble as the spectre of Euro lockdowns become more likely -- Inflation up… Yet rates are about to be cut? -- A new or returned US president by this time next week… maybe -- Retail sales flying… for some. Coles up 9.7%, Super Retail SSS +25% -- ANZ is the first bank off the rank-- Coke goes European -- ...and we dip into the Fool mailbag

58:53

EP342 - S1

30 Oct 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Using Super to invest in shares... without an SMSF -- The best medical stocks on the ASX -- Psychology: the most important part of investing -- How do I build a portfolio from your picks? -- Doc's thoughts on Redbubble -- Got him... yes! A member rejoins -- And one listener changes three families' lives

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Using Super to invest in shares... without an SMSF -- The best medical stocks on the ASX -- Psychology: the most important part of investing -- How do I build a portfolio from your picks? -- Doc's thoughts on Redbubble -- Got him... yes! A member rejoins -- And one listener changes three families' lives

01:13:23

EP341 - S1

25 Oct 20

The one with something for everyone

-- The Retail sales glass is half full and half empty -- The RBA loads the cannon -- The first of many offices starts shrinking -- Afterpay gets into retail banking... kinda -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

The one with something for everyone

-- The Retail sales glass is half full and half empty -- The RBA loads the cannon -- The first of many offices starts shrinking -- Afterpay gets into retail banking... kinda -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:19:24

EP340 - S1

23 Oct 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What should I think about my company listing in the US? -- Praise for a drunk uncle (and a question on cyber-security) -- The price is falling... should I sell? -- When to stop adding to your winners -- I made a mistake... how do I get out? -- Emeco: Value or value trap?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- What should I think about my company listing in the US? -- Praise for a drunk uncle (and a question on cyber-security) -- The price is falling... should I sell? -- When to stop adding to your winners -- I made a mistake... how do I get out? -- Emeco: Value or value trap?

01:19:43

EP339 - S1

18 Oct 20

The 'recovery is underway' edition.

-- ASX rises 7% in 7 days (and Scott's rant on forecasting) -- Banks back on the road to dividends -- The end of oil? -- Some fruit company releases some new hardware -- Afterpay gets a clean bill of health from AUSTRAC -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

The 'recovery is underway' edition.

-- ASX rises 7% in 7 days (and Scott's rant on forecasting) -- Banks back on the road to dividends -- The end of oil? -- Some fruit company releases some new hardware -- Afterpay gets a clean bill of health from AUSTRAC -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:05:27

EP338 - S1

16 Oct 20

We give discount broker, Superhero, the right of reply

Scott has been pretty clear about the downsides of cheaper brokerage, and slightly lower (though still meaningful) investor protections. But, after some listeners contacted Superhero and misunderstood Scott’s points (and Scott made a mistake on share transfers out of Superhero), we thought it was only fair to give Superhero’s CEO, John Winters, the right of reply.

We give discount broker, Superhero, the right of reply

Scott has been pretty clear about the downsides of cheaper brokerage, and slightly lower (though still meaningful) investor protections. But, after some listeners contacted Superhero and misunderstood Scott’s points (and Scott made a mistake on share transfers out of Superhero), we thought it was only fair to give Superhero’s CEO, John Winters, the right of reply.

24:34

EP337 - S1

13 Oct 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Pay off my mortgage, or buy shares? -- How to best diversify your Super -- The share price has fallen. Run away, or buy more? -- What is a non-renounceable rights offer and what do I do with it? -- What can I do with $19 worth of shares? -- And we say 'Bonjour' to ASX300 growth stocks!

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Pay off my mortgage, or buy shares? -- How to best diversify your Super -- The share price has fallen. Run away, or buy more? -- What is a non-renounceable rights offer and what do I do with it? -- What can I do with $19 worth of shares? -- And we say 'Bonjour' to ASX300 growth stocks!

01:14:15

EP336 - S1

11 Oct 20

Too much Budget way more than enough.

-- The 'Big Numbers' federal budget. But is it enough? -- US Stimulus talks are off... and on again -- BNPL companies continue to impress -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

Too much Budget way more than enough.

-- The 'Big Numbers' federal budget. But is it enough? -- US Stimulus talks are off... and on again -- BNPL companies continue to impress -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

52:43

EP335 - S1

9 Oct 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Why do companies IPO in the first place? -- Why compete with Afterpay if you could supply them instead? -- Hey, Fool! Aren't you just a little bit biased on Super? -- How can I invest in the Airbnb IPO? -- Should I worry about a company having escrowed shares? -- Do I keep my company shares, or buy an index? -- Why can't unemployment just be zero?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Why do companies IPO in the first place? -- Why compete with Afterpay if you could supply them instead? -- Hey, Fool! Aren't you just a little bit biased on Super? -- How can I invest in the Airbnb IPO? -- Should I worry about a company having escrowed shares? -- Do I keep my company shares, or buy an index? -- Why can't unemployment just be zero?

52:57

EP334 - S1

4 Oct 20

The investing mistakes that can cost you money... and how to make money instead!

We look at some of the biggest mistakes we've seen (and some we've made) and tell you how you can avoid them for yourselves. 

The investing mistakes that can cost you money... and how to make money instead!

We look at some of the biggest mistakes we've seen (and some we've made) and tell you how you can avoid them for yourselves. 

56:26

EP333 - S1

2 Oct 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How will the US election impact markets? -- Can I really turn a portfolio into retirement income? -- Superhero... or villain? -- Should you avoid companies that issue more shares? -- Can I make money from short-sellers?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How will the US election impact markets? -- Can I really turn a portfolio into retirement income? -- Superhero... or villain? -- Should you avoid companies that issue more shares? -- Can I make money from short-sellers?

55:37

EP332 - S1

27 Sep 20

One more rate cut coming? And what's moving markets?

-- The RBA rings the bell for another rate cut… on Budget day, while the government presses ahead with cutting JobSeeker and Job Keeper -- … and yet Harvey Norman grows sales 30% and borders are slowly re-opening! -- Headline bingo as the ASX bounces around-- Westpac's $1.3b bill -- Elon announces cheaper cars and a realistic timeline… and shares slump? -- Why IPOs don't all go up-- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

One more rate cut coming? And what's moving markets?

-- The RBA rings the bell for another rate cut… on Budget day, while the government presses ahead with cutting JobSeeker and Job Keeper -- … and yet Harvey Norman grows sales 30% and borders are slowly re-opening! -- Headline bingo as the ASX bounces around-- Westpac's $1.3b bill -- Elon announces cheaper cars and a realistic timeline… and shares slump? -- Why IPOs don't all go up-- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

54:28

EP331 - S1

25 Sep 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- No sitting on the fence: we choose between 10 pairs of investment ideas (and TikTok) -- Stocks, bonds, or... property? -- Where should I invest the money for my tax bill? -- Buy Now Pay Later-palooza: credit cards, growth, debt collection and more! -- Which private companies would we want to see list on the ASX?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- No sitting on the fence: we choose between 10 pairs of investment ideas (and TikTok) -- Stocks, bonds, or... property? -- Where should I invest the money for my tax bill? -- Buy Now Pay Later-palooza: credit cards, growth, debt collection and more! -- Which private companies would we want to see list on the ASX?

01:17:39

EP330 - S1

20 Sep 20

Rates on hold, job numbers are better, and tech IPOs running hot!

-- US rates on hold until… 2023! -- Jobs market recovers… everywhere but Victoria -- What Rio’s executive cleanout means for investors -- Kogan continues to soar -- Snowflake soars on debut.. And is up 6x in less than 6mths! -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Rates on hold, job numbers are better, and tech IPOs running hot!

-- US rates on hold until… 2023! -- Jobs market recovers… everywhere but Victoria -- What Rio’s executive cleanout means for investors -- Kogan continues to soar -- Snowflake soars on debut.. And is up 6x in less than 6mths! -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:05:55

EP329 - S1

18 Sep 20

How to save a small fortune in fees on your Super

How to save a small fortune in fees on your Super

How to save a small fortune in fees on your Super

How to save a small fortune in fees on your Super

04:39

EP328 - S1

15 Sep 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How do I know if a company will grow? -- What should I buy once I’ve sold everything? -- I’m a newbie: do I buy the cheap stuff rather than the expensive ones? -- Won’t the crash wreck all of my compounding? -- A story of ‘keeping the faith’

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- How do I know if a company will grow? -- What should I buy once I’ve sold everything? -- I’m a newbie: do I buy the cheap stuff rather than the expensive ones? -- Won’t the crash wreck all of my compounding? -- A story of ‘keeping the faith’

56:39

EP327 - S1

13 Sep 20

Markets are getting jumpy again… but the data looks good!

-- Things get just a little volatile... -- Some positive economic data… maybe. -- Myer slumps to $170m loss -- Afterpay gets a Big 4 competitor. Too little, too late? -- More complaining about Super (compulsory… too expensive… “but the fees”) -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Markets are getting jumpy again… but the data looks good!

-- Things get just a little volatile... -- Some positive economic data… maybe. -- Myer slumps to $170m loss -- Afterpay gets a Big 4 competitor. Too little, too late? -- More complaining about Super (compulsory… too expensive… “but the fees”) -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:04:21

EP326 - S1

11 Sep 20

To fix or not to fix (and making sure you #getabetterrate)

-- To fix or not to fix (and making sure you #getabetterrate)

To fix or not to fix (and making sure you #getabetterrate)

-- To fix or not to fix (and making sure you #getabetterrate)

05:39

EP325 - S1

8 Sep 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Which shares do I sell? -- How can a company be an Extreme Opportunity and a dividend stock? -- Should I buy shares later in the day? -- It was good enough for Noah... should I invest in ARK? -- Are we headed for another bubble?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra!

-- Which shares do I sell? -- How can a company be an Extreme Opportunity and a dividend stock? -- Should I buy shares later in the day? -- It was good enough for Noah... should I invest in ARK? -- Are we headed for another bubble?

01:16:23

EP324 - S1

6 Sep 20

We're in recession... but could we already be on the way out?

-- We’re in recession… -- Could the Aussie hit 80c? -- AMP puts itself up for sale -- BNPL volatility continues… and parliament gives it a green flag -- Zoom, well zooms higher... -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

We're in recession... but could we already be on the way out?

-- We’re in recession… -- Could the Aussie hit 80c? -- AMP puts itself up for sale -- BNPL volatility continues… and parliament gives it a green flag -- Zoom, well zooms higher... -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:01:51

EP323 - S1

4 Sep 20

Whether or not Super is increased, here's what you should do!

-- Whether or not Super is increased, here's what you should do!

Whether or not Super is increased, here's what you should do!

-- Whether or not Super is increased, here's what you should do!

04:14

EP322 - S1

1 Sep 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra (and a special guest)!

-- They tell me Kogan is overvalued... are they right? -- What have we learned from answering your questions? -- Oi! What about inflation? -- Is Qantas really going to stop me buying a motorbike? -- Should I keep my money in Super, or take it out and invest it myself?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra (and a special guest)!

-- They tell me Kogan is overvalued... are they right? -- What have we learned from answering your questions? -- Oi! What about inflation? -- Is Qantas really going to stop me buying a motorbike? -- Should I keep my money in Super, or take it out and invest it myself?

01:03:34

EP321 - S1

30 Aug 20

If it's earnings you want, it's earnings you're gunna get (by gee, by jingo, by crikey...)

 -- Earningspalooza (Fortescue, Super Retail, Afterpay, Blackmores and more) -- Why do we keep asking CEOs for forecasts? -- Xero gets into small business lending -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

If it's earnings you want, it's earnings you're gunna get (by gee, by jingo, by crikey...)

 -- Earningspalooza (Fortescue, Super Retail, Afterpay, Blackmores and more) -- Why do we keep asking CEOs for forecasts? -- Xero gets into small business lending -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!  

01:00:44

EP320 - S1

28 Aug 20

3 tips for better investing, from a special guest

-- 3 tips for better investing, from a special guest

3 tips for better investing, from a special guest

-- 3 tips for better investing, from a special guest

04:58

EP319 - S1

25 Aug 20

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra (and a special guest)!

-- I got it wrong. What do I do now? -- Help me understand ETFs (franking and currency movements) -- Can I trust company management if they aren’t candid? -- How can I keep tax records more easily? -- Can we stop the FOMO?

Bonus Episode: Mailbag Extra (and a special guest)!

-- I got it wrong. What do I do now? -- Help me understand ETFs (franking and currency movements) -- Can I trust company management if they aren’t candid? -- How can I keep tax records more easily? -- Can we stop the FOMO?

01:10:57

EP318 - S1

23 Aug 20

Tech on a tear, while the RBA predicts more pain to come

-- Earningspalooza (Qantas, CTM, Webjet, Domino’s, JB HiFi, Wisetech and more…) -- A Chinese hangover for Treasury -- Apple briefly flirts with a $2 Trillion market cap -- Warren Buffett starts buying gold? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

Tech on a tear, while the RBA predicts more pain to come

-- Earningspalooza (Qantas, CTM, Webjet, Domino’s, JB HiFi, Wisetech and more…) -- A Chinese hangover for Treasury -- Apple briefly flirts with a $2 Trillion market cap -- Warren Buffett starts buying gold? -- And we dip into the Fool mailbag!

01:06:13

EP317 - S1

21 Aug 20

Is your Super invested in the right things?

-- Is your Super invested in the right things?

Is your Super invested in the right things?

-- Is your Super invested in the right things?

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EP316 - S1

18 Aug 20

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