September 25, 2012
In this week's MarketFoolery podcast, host Chris Hill and analysts Alex Scherer and Jason Moser zero in on Facebook (NASDAQ: FB ) and Apple, (NASDAQ: AAPL ) discussing the latest headline-grabbing news for each.
First up, the guys debate Facebook's future following a bearish story in Barron's questioning the company's ability to monetize mobile (and a subsequent 9% drop in share price). Transitioning over to Apple, the guys then discuss the headline-grabbing riot at the Foxconn factory and single out one reason that even despite suspended production, the incident shouldn't worry Apple shareholders.
Watch the following video for the guys' full analysis.
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