Talk Your Book: Investing in Moonshots

Today’s Animal Spirits: Talk Your Book is presented by Direxion.

We spoke with Dave Mazza, head of product at Direxion about the Direxion Moonshot Innovators ETF.

We discuss:

  • Finding early-stage innovative companies in the public markets
  • How to measure innovation in smaller stocks
  • Some unknown disruptive growth companies
  • Adding complimentary ETFs to your portfolio
  • What sort of growth are we seeing in tiny growth companies?
  • The themes and subsectors in moonshot companies
  • Is thematic investing the new active management?
  • Buying companies that are reinvesting in their business
  • How much more volatility should you expect than the broader market in a fund like this?
  • How will rising rates impact exponential growth stocks?
  • Volume vs. liquidity in ETFs

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