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Now displaying: August, 2017
Aug 29, 2017

Ryan McQueeney discusses Uber’s decision to offer its vacant CEO role to longtime Expedia (EXPE) chief executive Dara Khosrowshahi. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:20)  - Uber Hires a New CEO: Dara Khosrowshahi's

(1:00) - Dara Khosrowshahi's Background

(3:30) - What Challenges Will The New CEO Face?

(6:00) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

Aug 25, 2017

Ryan McQueeney and Maddy Johnson take on Snapchat’s popularity among youth, Amazon closing its deal to buy Whole Foods, and Uber’s rumored next CEO. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:30) - Trumps Latest Rally In Arizona
(3:00) - Snapchat's Positive Week
(8:35) - Amazons Buyout Of Whole Foods Finalized
(19:00) - Uber Rumors: Jeff Immelt Top CEO Candidate
(31:00) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

Aug 22, 2017

Maddy Johnson dives into Target Corp. (TGT), and looks into how the big box favorite stacks up against its biggest competitors, Walmart (WMT) and Amazon.com (AMZN). Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:15) - Target's Impressive Q2 Earnings

(1:20) - Target Brands Are Their Key To Success

(3:30) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

Aug 18, 2017

Ryan McQueeney and Maddy Johnson take on the latest earnings results from big-box retailers Target (TGT) and Walmart (WMT), as well as the latest political turmoil involving the Trump administration. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:45) - Big Box Retailers

(2:50) - Target Q2 Earnings Report

(6:00) - Walmart Q2 Earnings Report

(15:15) - Major Indices Down: Trump's Advisor Council Disbands

(20:40) - Are Investors Losing Confidence In The Trump Administration?

(23:30) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

Aug 15, 2017

Ryan McQueeney takes a look at Snap (SNAP), Blue Apron (APRN), and the dangers of the mysterious tech unicorn IPO. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:15) - Unicorn Companies: What Are They?

(1:45) - Snapchat and Blue Apron Dismal IPO Debuts

(3:00) - How Does This Effect Future Unicorn Companies?

(5:30) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

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Aug 11, 2017

Ryan McQueeney and Intern Ben Rains take on earnings from newly-public Blue Apron and Snap Inc., the continued struggles of retail stores, and a recap of Nvidia’s latest
results. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(0:20) - North Korean Tensions On The Rise

(2:10) - Blue Apron Earnings Report

(5:40) - Snapchat Earnings Report 
 
(9:10) - Retail Sector Earnings Breakdown
 
(13:00) - Nvidia Earnings Report
 
(17:00) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com
Aug 8, 2017

 

Maddy Johnson is joined by Eric Ervin, the CEO of dividend growth investing firm Reality Shares. Through four focused funds--the DIVCON LEADERS DIVIDEND ETF (LEAD); the DIVCON Dividend Defender ETF (DFND); the DIVCON DIVIDEND GUARD ETF (GARD); and the Reality Shares DIVS ETF (DIVY)--Reality Shares is dedicated to providing investors with access to the power of dividend growth investing. Please pick a time stamped topic below:
 

(1:00) - Dividend Investing Strategy

(3:00) - The Beat Down of the Retail Market: What Challenges Do They Face?

(6:00) - Apple Store vs. Microsoft Store

(9:15) - Q2 Retail Losing Predictions: Staples

(11:45) - Bed Bath and Beyond

(16:15) - Q2 Retail Winning Predictions: TJX Companies

(19:20) - Ross Stores

(21:45) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@Zacks.com

 

Aug 4, 2017

Ryan McQueeney and Maddy Johnson are joined by Bill Studebaker, the president and chief investment officer of ROBO Global. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(1:10) - What is Robotics Technology

(3:00) - What Industries Has Robotics Influenced

(6:15) - Will Robots Take Over All Jobs?

(9:15) - The Future of Robotics: Where To Invest

(14:20) - Drones and AI Growth: Investment Opportunities

(19:00) - What is The Risk When Investing In Robotics?

(23:15) - Big Data's Role In Robotics

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Aug 1, 2017

Ryan McQueeney is joined by Brendan Ahern, the Chief Investment Officer at KraneShares, to discuss the current state of the Chinese internet market. Please pick a time stamped topic below:

(1:15) - Chinese Regulation: Ban On Internet Content

(3:45) - Content Crack Down: VPN Bans

(5:30) - The Effect On Chinese Internet Stocks

(8:00) - The Future of the Chinese Internet Market

(9:30) - Episode Roundup: Podcast@zacks.com

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