Alibaba’s in the spotlight as Singles Day hits a record $38 billion in sales. Jason Moser analyzes the pros and cons of investing in China’s biggest ecommerce company. Apple’s new credit card gets attention from regulators while the company’s augmented reality headset gets a pushed-back launch date. Plus, how should you prepare for the next market downturn? Thanks Netsuite. Get the FREE guide, “7 Key Strategies to Grow your Profits” at www.NetSuite.com/Fool.
Lululemon reports strong earnings but shares slip on concerns over future growth. And financial software maker bill.com makes a successful debut on Wall Street. Motley Fool analyst Ron Gross discusses these stories and weighs in on the broader IPO market. Holiday music - “You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch” by Small Town Titans
Saudi Aramco becomes the biggest public company in the world after its IPO, but what will the next decade bring for the oil and gas industry? Bill Barker analyzes a disastrous day for specialty retail stocks Children’s Place and GameStop. Plus, we celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the iconic movie “Wall Street”. (Tangents include an update on our Hallmark Christmas movie and fun ways to name conference rooms.) Holiday music - “White Christmas” by Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings Get the first $50 off at www.LinkedIn.com/Fool.
Stitch Fix’s stock rises 10% after the company broke even in the 1st quarter. Abi Malin analyzes the state of Stitch Fix, the latest results from online pet products retailer Chewy, and Upwork’s new CEO. Holiday music - “Bad Kid” by JD McPherson
Netflix comes away with the most Golden Globe nominations in both the film and TV categories. Jason Moser analyzes the boost Netflix gets from the exposure, as well as Disney’s march to a record-shattering year at the box office. Plus, we share thoughts on the passing of former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker and dip into the Fool Mailbag to debate large cap stocks vs. index funds. Today's holiday music: "Sugar and Booze" by Ana Gasteyer Get the first $50 off at www.LinkedIn.com/Fool.
United Airlines announces that CEO Oscar Munoz is stepping down in May and will be replaced by United President Scott Kirby. Messaging platform Slack connects on earnings. And discount retailers Five Below and Dollar General report some healthy growth despite concerns over tariffs. Thanks to Brave for supporting our show. Change your browser experience today by switching to Brave at www.brave.com/FOOL.