Apple Salesforce deal is so big, you should have to pay more for both…

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Description: CNBC’s ‘Squawk on the Street’ team discusses Apple’s new partnership with Salesforce to start developing technology such as voicing software together. Apple Salesforce deal is so big, you should have to pay more for both stocks, says Jim Cramer from CNBC. Source: CNBC.com – video report Date: Sep 23, 2018 Link: https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/09/24/jim-cramer-apple-is-integral-to-salesforce-package-and-vice-versa.html Questions for… Read more »

Tesla stock could fall more than 20 percent if Elon Musk ousted…

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Description: Toni Sacconaghi, senior analyst at Bernstein, discusses the impact that the securities fraud charges against Tesla CEO Elon Musk can have on the company. Tesla stock could fall more than 20 percent if Elon Musk ousted following securities fraud charges, analyst says from CNBC. Source: CNBC.com – video report Date: Sep 28, 2018 Link:… Read more »

Tesla could be in serious trouble if Musk were out

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Description: Shares of Tesla (TSLA) tumbled Friday, extending losses after Thursday’s news that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed a lawsuit accusing Tesla CEO Elon Musk of defrauding investors when he tweeted last month that he was considering taking the company private. Source: YahooFinance.com – video report Date: Sep 21, 2018 Link: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/tesla-shares-plummeting-following-sec-lawsuit-122749623.html Questions for discussion:… Read more »

IGC, New Age Beverage stocks rocket to lead cannabis sector rally amid CBD beverage boom

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Description:  Shares of India Globalization Capital Inc. rocketed Friday to a more-than seven year high, to pace broad gains in the marijuana sector, investors rushed to take part in the CBD-infused drinks market. Source: MarketWatch.com Date: Sep 28, 2018 Link: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/igc-stock-rockets-to-lead-cannabis-sector-rally-amid-cbd-beverage-boom-2018-09-28 Questions for discussion: Explain the price changes taking place in the stocks mentioned in… Read more »

The Bull Market Could Ruin Your Retirement

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Description: Big gains have padded accounts, but the downside risk is larger than ever. Source: Bloomberg.com Date: Sep 28, 2018 Link: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-28/the-bull-market-could-ruin-your-retirement Questions for discussion: Summarize the concerns presented in this article. Do you agree with the assessment and risk perceptions? What would you advise investors?

Risk factors involving pot stock IPOs

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Description: CNBC’s Leslie Picker discusses some of the morning’s most provocative headlines. Risk factors involving pot stock IPOs from CNBC. Source: CNBC.com – video report Date: Sep 21, 2018 Link: https://www.cnbc.com/video/2018/09/21/risk-factors-involving-pot-stock-ipos.html Questions for discussion: Summarize the key points presented in this report. What would you advise investors?

Opinion: The new ‘Tilray’ marijuana stock is here — this is how to set up the trade

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Description:  There are rumors that Coca-Cola may buy Denver’s New Age Beverages Source: MarketWatch.com Date: Sep 21, 2018 Link: https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-new-tilray-stock-is-here-this-is-how-to-set-up-the-trade-2018-09-21 Questions for discussion: What does this report suggest to investors interested in investing in this sector? How significant would a favorable decision by Coca-Cola  be to the stocks involved?

A Silicon Valley VC Pioneer Ponders a Smaller-Is-Better Future

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Description: Kleiner Perkins is in crisis with star partner Mary Meeker leaving. Source: Bloomberg.com Date: Sep 20, 2018 Link: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-09-20/a-silicon-valley-vc-pioneer-ponders-a-smaller-is-better-future?srnd=businessweek-v2 Questions for discussion: What did you learn about the synergy between partners in VC firms? How would you describe the investing strategy of Mary Meeker in comparison to the management of the firm she is… Read more »

The Day Lehman Collapsed

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Description: Lehman Brothers filed for bankruptcy on Sept. 15, 2008, jolting the firm’s 28,000 employees. A decade later, former employees remember the collapse and reflect on what it meant for them. Source: MarketWatch.com – video report Date: Sep 13, 2018 Link: http://www.marketwatch.com/video/the-day-lehman-collapsed/64E50022-BC37-4E27-BAEF-FBBDD7786EBC.html Questions for discussion: Summarize the key points presented in this report. Are you… Read more »