In this segment of The Motley Fool's Where the Money Is, consumer-goods editor Mark Reeth and analyst Sean O'Reilly answer the following reader question:
Who made money from the World Cup this year? Which companies sank money into the tournament without much return?
Mark and Sean talk about Emirates Airlines, Adidas, Nike (NYSE: NKE ) , Coca-Cola, Visa, and McDonalds (NYSE: MCD ) . Watch the video below to see what they have to say, and email them at firstname.lastname@example.org to ask a question of your own.
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Apple recently recruited a secret-development "dream team" to guarantee its newest smart device was kept hidden from the public for as long as possible. But the secret is out, and some early viewers are claiming its everyday impact could trump the iPod, iPhone, and the iPad. In fact, ABI Research predicts 485 million of this type of device will be sold per year. But one small company makes Apple's gadget possible. And its stock price has nearly unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors. To be one of them, and see Apple's newest smart gizmo, just click here!