On today's edition of MarketFoolery, the daily podcast from The Motley Fool, we discuss the following topics:
- The latest retail numbers helped lift the market today, wish shares of Best Buy
moving higher on better-than-expected earnings. What does the future hold for the big-box retailer? (NYSE: BBY)
- Mixed reports for Facebook, with one news outlet putting its valuation at $100 billion and another reporting declining user numbers for the social-media giant. Should Facebook's IPO be worth 4 times what Google's
was? (Nasdaq: GOOG)
- The CEO of Scotts Miracle-Gro
is publicly going after the medical-marijuana market. Will this move backfire? And how many marijuana-related jokes can we fit into one story? Listen now to find out. (NYSE: SMG)
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