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Brendan Mathews

Brendan Mathews

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A Fool since 2005, Brendan is a research analyst on The Motley Fool's Stock Advisor newsletter. He enjoys scouring financial statements, pontificating on competitive advantage, and any outdoor activity.

Recent articles

Roundtrip

Interview with Roundtrip's CEO

Brendan Mathews interviews the CEO of Roundtrip.


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What 2 Retail Stocks Can Tell Us About the Massive Home Furnishings Market

These two big players in the home furnishing space have different stories to tell.


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Venture Capital and Innovative Banking

Brendan Mathews of Motley Fool Ventures talks with us about one of the least transparent investing spaces.


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Venture Capital Investing Today

Motley Fool Ventures investor Brendan Mathews explains the state of the venture scene.


Berkshire Hathaway Is 35% Undervalued

Using Warren Buffett's methodology for valuing Berkshire Hathaway suggests that the company is trading at a significant discount to intrinsic value.

Berkshire Hathaway Still Looks Undervalued

Warren Buffett's conglomerate is worth at least $165 per B-Share


How Businesses Can Beat the Weather

Industry expert Barney Schauble explains why investors need to think about the weather, how companies can insure against it, and how investors can approach climate change.


Warren Buffet: The Future Is Bright for This Incredible Business

Buffett predicts further market share gains for Berkshire's auto-insurer while Munger compares the company to Costco


Warren Buffett Is Ready to Make More Money From Your Ketchup

Buffett expects his partners at 3G Capital to wring out cost savings while maintaining a healthy marketing budget


Billionaire Warren Buffett Is Scared of Driverless Cars

Despite recent innovations in usage-based insurance and driverless cars, Buffett and Munger aren't worried about Geico's future prospects

Did Warren Buffett Make a Huge Mistake During the Financial Crisis?

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger explain what moves they made (and why) during the financial crisis


GW Pharma in Your Portfolio

Top Motley Fool analysts answer your investing questions about GW Pharmaceuticals.


CaesarStone Lawsuit: What Investors Should Know About the Future of the Stock

Motley Fool's top analysts answer your questions about CaesarStone's class action lawsuit and the future of the company.


Why Warren Buffett Hides These Executives' Monster Salaries

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger explain the downside of executive pay disclosure -- and why Berkshire won't be providing additional transparency on the pay of its exeuctives


Invest in Travel Advice You Can Trust

Plan an investing journey to learn how TripAdvisor has the business model to keep travelers and investors flying high.

Warren Buffett Finally Explains Why Being Cheap Leads to Happiness

After a certain point, money won't make you happier -- in fact, it's more likely to cause unhappiness than improve your quality of life


Warren Buffett: How to Prepare for the Future

Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger address the challenge of change in business and its potential impact on Berkshire Hathaway


The Real Reason Warren Buffett Isn't Buying the Chicago Cubs

Berkshire's Chairman and CEO adamantly denied that he'll purchase a sports team.


Brokerage Advice vs. Foolish Investing

The Motley Fool's top analysts answer questions about brokerage picks and Foolish investing.


Stocks for Young Investors

The Motley Fool's top analysts answer questions about long-term investing and stocks to own for younger investors.