On today’s edition of MarketFoolery, the daily podcast from The Motley Fool, we discuss the following topics:
- Now that Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL ) has unveiled the iCloud, will it be yet another game-changer for Steve Jobs & Co? And if not, what is the next big thing for Apple? Hear our analysts debate the relative merits of the first-mover advantage and the downside of having an operating system connecting all your devices.
- The Wall Street Journal reported today that famed bond investor Bill Gross lost $3.4 billion in the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy. How much will the loss harm his reputation?
- A Prudential (NYSE: PRU ) survey of 1,000 Americans found that three out of four investors say they plan to avoid the stock market for at least the next year. Is this good for investors who do want to be in the market? Listen in as our analysts ponder the mechanics of the stock market, the mindset of investors, and which things in life are rigged.