In this episode Scott Becker discusses the Bank of America warning that the Fed will put consumers and businesses in a position where they feal real economic pain.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses how the best way to fully learn something is to teach it.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the importance of a business knowing its core business and doubling down on it.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the following stocks: Salesforce Tesla Silvergate
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the importance of putting employees in the right position or job to succeed.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the importance of constant customer communication and responsiveness.
This episode features Andrea Belk Olson, CEO, Applied Behavioral Scientist, Pragmadik, & Host, “The Customer Mission Podcast”. Here, she discusses her book, What to Ask – “a concise approach for spotting unspoken customer needs and converting them into real innovations”, advice for young evolving female professionals, her passion for mentoring, and more.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the concept of Sales vs Execution. He dives into the importance of a company being great at both sales and delivering on promises offered to their clients during the sales process.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: Futures point up this AM for the first time in what seems like a while. Markets fell yesterday with the Dow down .70%, the Nasdaq down .10%, and the S&P 500 down .30%. The 10 year yield is right around 3.91% and the 1 year is around 5.03%. GM […]
In this episode, Scott discusses seven key points about Berkshire Hathaway’s recently released reports.
In this episode, Scott shares key points from the annual Bane Reports that were released today.
Markets had their worst week of the year this past week. The Dow and S&P 500 were down around 1% Friday and the Nasdaq 1.69% This capped off a bad week in the markets. The futures point up this AM. The S&P 500 remains up 3.82% YTD and the Nasdaq 9.7%. The Dow is now […]
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the 7 largest companies by market cap: Apple Microsoft Google/Alphabet Amazon Berkshire Hathaway Tesla Nvidia
In this episode Scott Becker discusses the pros and cons of investing in individual stocks as compared to index funds or mutual funds 2-24-23
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: There is a lot of volatility in individual stocks. Domino’s Pizza fell 12% yesterday on lowering demand for pizza delivery. Wayfair dropped 23% as they reported a huge loss of customers. Nvidia rose 14% yesterday. Beyond Meats rose 13%. Warner Bros, Discovery dropped 5% on the reporting of a […]
In this episode Scott Becker discusses how stocks are getting hammered on higher than expected inflation news and how the Fed will respond.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses how more and more big investors are saying to expect a hard landing with the economy.
In this episode, Scott discusses how fascinating it is to see a perennial later round pick grow into a person where people now trade up for him and say “I need and want him on my team”. Listen to the emerging story of Greg Falberg. A story of growth and perseverance. A special shout out […]
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: Futures point up today after an awful last week in the markets. Yesterday, the Dow and S&P 500 were down but the Nasdaq registered a small gain. Nvidia reported good results for the first quarter even though the rest of the chip industry seemed to report awful results. Read […]
In this episode, Scott discusses five indications that the economy is in trouble, including some signs from major retail chains and large investing firms.
In this episode, Scott discusses communication Black Rock has sent to its investors that may be cause for concern.
In this episode, Scott discusses nine notable stories he’s following today, including new economic predictions.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses today’s bad day in the markets.
Justin Breen, Founder at BrEpic Communications, re-joins the podcast to discuss key thoughts and takeaways from listening to motivational speaker, Earl Nightingale.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses commercial office defaults and what it means for the state of the economy.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: The markets point down today after the S&P and the Nasdaq were also down Friday. The markets remain up year to date. The Nasdaq is up nearly 13.5%, the Dow a little more than 2% and the S&P 500 6.67%. The 10 year treasury yield is close to 3.9%, […]
This episode features Robbie Allen, CEO of One GI. Here, he talks about private equity trends he is watching in the healthcare sector, what those trends mean for hospitals & health systems, and more.
In this episode, Scott emphasizes the importance of having clear goals in life and in business.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: The economy is hotter than expected and could lead the Fed to more aggressive action. Late auto payments expose consumer credit issues.
In this episode Scott Becker discusses: 2 stories point to a hotter economy than expected and concerns that this will drive the Fed towards more aggressive action. Venture funding hits its lowest point in 9 years. The 4th quarter saw $20.6 billion in VC fundraising. VC is generally considered higher risk higher return than PE. […]