The following video is part of our nationally syndicated Motley Fool Money radio show, with host Chris Hill talking with Seth Jayson, James Early, and Ron Gross about what investors should expect in 2012. In this segment the guys discuss why companies from the technology and auto-services industries could be poised for a strong 2012.

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