Toyota Motors (TM)
American Express (AMEX)
Discovery Financial Services (DFS)
Weight Watchers (WTW)
United Bank of Scotland (UBS)
Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B)
CANADIAN NATIONAL RAILWAY COMPANY (CNI)
Waste Management (WM)
Dow Jones (.DJI)
Johnson Controls Inc (JCI)
Google (GOOG, GOOGL)
Hulu: owned by Walt Disney Co. (DIS), Comcast Corp’s (CMCSA), 21st Century Fox (FOX)
Merrill Lynch: owned by Bank of America (BAC)
American Express (AXP)
Automatic Data Processing (ADP)
This is the first time we did this purely on Google Hangouts, and it looks like we might keep it this way. There are still some bugs to knock out, so stay tuned.
In this episode, we dabble in: Why the heck is the stock market going up and down so much? We talk about China, and the Fed rate hike.
Please enjoy, and feel free to comment.
Just a note, we will have to change schedules from releasing the podcast on Fridays, to Sundays. We apologize for the inconvenience, and the lack of extra different slides outside of the warning. We’re working out some of the bugs, so please be patient with us! Thanks!
In this episode, we dabble in: Investing strategies (Averaging, cross-overs)
Topics talked about:
Things affecting the US stock market drop for the week of August 17-21 2015: China’s stock drop, China’s currency devaluation, Greek Prime Minister Tsipras resigns, Euro confidence; Home Depot business strategies vs suburban sprawl, Gold, reverse ETFs.
Companies mentioned today:
Home Depot (HD)
“Fox news” → News Corp (NWSA)
“Nightly Business Report” → Comcast (CMCSA)
Market Forecast → TD Ameritrade (AMTD)