Animal Spirits: Free Trading

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We discuss:

  • When stocks go from best to worst
  • Schwab announces free trading commissions
  • The Robinhood copycats are coming
  • When public markets dictate private markets
  • Goldman’s push into banking for the masses
  • The outsized return from the tech sector in this bull market
  • Healthcare inflation
  • Why do rich people give so much money to Ivy League schools?
  • Why is basketball better than baseball?
  • Influencer factories
  • When stocks and bonds have similar performance
  • Some of our smallest pet peeves
  • Some crazy what-ifs on casting decisions in Shawshank Redemption
  • What’s the best way to invest in 100% stocks?
  • How to become a better reader?

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