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The Compound and Friends

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Join Downtown Josh Brown, Michael Batnick, and a rotation of their friends every Friday for expert insight and hot takes on the latest in business and investing. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Join Downtown Josh Brown, Michael Batnick, and a rotation of their friends every Friday for expert insight and hot takes on the latest in business and investing. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

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United States

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Join Downtown Josh Brown, Michael Batnick, and a rotation of their friends every Friday for expert insight and hot takes on the latest in business and investing. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Game Has Changed

12/2/2022
On episode 72 of The Compound and Friends, Jeff deGraaf joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss trend following, valuation techniques, the dollar's impact on the S&P, the cooling housing market, stocks vs bonds, the yield curve, and much more! Get your ticket to The Compound x On The Tape present: Fan Appreciation Night at the Nasdaq MarketSite! All money raised goes directly to No Kid Hungry, a nonprofit on a mission to end childhood hunger. Today's podcast is sponsored...

Duration:01:24:49

People Hate Inflation, but Unemployment Is Worse

11/23/2022
Happy Thanksgiving Compound Nation! You asked for WAYT as a podcast (in addition to the YouTube livestream), so we're giving it a try! Let us know what you think. Join Downtown Josh Brown and Michael Batnick for another round of What Are Your Thoughts and see what they have to say about the biggest topics in investing and finance, including: Bob Iger, Tesla's drawdown, commodities, the Misery Index, the crypto fallout, Icahn's GameStop short, and much more! This episode is sponsored by...

Duration:00:47:46

Worse Than Enron

11/18/2022
On episode 71 of The Compound and Friends, Gregor Macdonald joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss the latest on the Sam Bankman-Fried saga, the inverted yield curve, electrification of the power grid, the growth of electric vehicles, peak oil, and much more! Today's podcast is presented by Liftoff® (liftoffinvest.com), an automated investment advisory service that is powered by Betterment. Liftoff® is a wholly owned entity of Ritholtz Wealth Management LLC. Ritholtz...

Duration:01:34:06

The Day Inflation Broke

11/11/2022
On episode 70 of The Compound and Friends, Warren Pies joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss the latest in markets, inflation, the effects of seasonality, what could be next, and much more! This episode is sponsored by Masterworks. Learn more about Masterworks at: https://www.masterworks.com/compound. This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for investment decisions. To learn more about the risks of investing in Masterworks, see...

Duration:01:22:46

No pivot!

11/4/2022
On episode 69 of The Compound and Friends, Carleton English and Scott Krisiloff join Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss the latest from Powell and the Fed, earnings season, the wisdom of Warren Buffett, junk bonds, 2008 vs today, nuclear fusion, and much more! This episode is sponsored by Masterworks. Learn more about Masterworks at: https://www.masterworks.com/compound. This podcast is for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon for investment decisions....

Duration:01:33:28

The One With Matt Levine and Mary Childs

10/28/2022
On episode 68 of The Compound and Friends, Matt Levine and Mary Childs join Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss Matt's epic cover-to-cover Bloomberg piece on crypto, Elon's first moves as Twitter owner, Facebook's collapse, the future of Credit Suisse, the best finance books, and more! Thanks to our friends at Kraneshares for sponsoring this episode. To learn more visit: www.kraneshares.com Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The Compound shop:...

Duration:01:17:25

No Capitulation Necessary

10/21/2022
On episode 67 of The Compound and Friends, Dan Greenhaus joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss what constitutes a recession, the Fed, ramifications of a strong dollar, Tesla's earnings call, buybacks, the importance of interest rates, and more! BONUS: Barry Ritholtz makes a special appearance! Thanks to our friends at Kraneshares for sponsoring this episode. To learn more visit: www.kraneshares.com Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The Compound shop:...

Duration:01:27:29

Bad News is Good News

10/14/2022
On episode 66 of The Compound and Friends, Bob Pisani and Kyla Scanlon join Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss stories from the stock exchange, investors of the future, the Fed's toolbox, stocks for the long run, the most important developments in trading over the past 30 years, and much more! Thanks to our friends at Kraneshares for sponsoring this episode. To learn more, visit: https://kraneshares.com/webinars/party-congress-policy-q4-outlook-q3-market-review/# Check out...

Duration:01:36:10

A Major Margin Call

10/10/2022
On this special episode of Live from The Compound, Marc Rubinstein joins Josh Brown and Michael Batnick to discuss margin calls in the UK, Credit Suisse's "Lehman moment," the growth of shadow banking, and more! Read Marc's Substack: https://www.netinterest.co/ Check out The Compound shop: https://idontshop.com Follow The Compound on Instagram: https://instagram.com/thecompoundnews Follow The Compound on Twitter: https://twitter.com/thecompoundnews Obviously nothing on this channel...

Duration:00:40:44

This Is a Hitchcock Horror

10/7/2022
On episode 65 of The Compound and Friends, Nick Colas joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss market volatility, thinking like an algo, the dollar, Tesla, sustaining vs disruptive innovation, the next big thing, and much more! Thanks to our friends at Kraneshares for sponsoring this episode. To learn more about KraneShares' suite of China-focused and climate themed ETFs, visit: kraneshares.com/?adsource=wealthcast Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The...

The Fastest Drop in Home Prices Since 2009

10/3/2022
On this special episode of Live from The Compound Zillow's chief economist, Skylar Olsen, joins Josh Brown and Michael Batnick! Dr. Skylar Olsen is the Chief Economist at Zillow. Previous to her current position, Skylar founded a consultancy supporting public-facing economic data programs, was head of economics at a digital mortgage start-up, and spent 8 years supporting the Zillow economic research department. Listen to The Compound's podcasts: The Compound and Friends:...

Duration:00:41:03

Wait 'Til The VIX Spikes

9/30/2022
On episode 64 of The Compound and Friends, Katie Stockton joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss bear markets, separating the signal from the noise, the VIX, technicals vs fundamentals, and much more! Thanks to our friends at Groundfloor for sponsoring this episode. Groundfloor is an award-winning wealth-tech platform offering high-yield, short-term, real estate debt investments directly to the general public. Learn more at: https://groundfloor.us/ Check out the latest in...

Duration:01:20:50

Live from MarketWatch

9/23/2022
On episode 63 of The Compound and Friends, Joy Wiltermuth, Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown discuss Future Proof, the housing landscape, Jay Powell and the Fed, the yield curve, recession fears, and much more! This episode was recorded in front of a live audience at MarketWatch's Best New Ideas in Money Festival on 9/22/22. Thanks to our friends at Groundfloor for sponsoring this episode. Groundfloor is an award-winning wealth-tech platform offering high-yield, short-term, real...

Duration:00:57:47

A Conversation with Michael Lombardi

9/20/2022
On this special episode of Live from The Compound, Michael Lombardi joins Josh Brown and Michael Batnick to discuss all things football! Michael Lombardi is a former General Manager and three-time Super Bowl-winning NFL executive, after thirty years working for the New England Patriots, San Francisco 49ers, the Oakland Raiders, and the Cleveland Browns. Listen to The GM Shuffle with Michael Lombardi and Femi Abebefe:...

Live at Future Proof

9/16/2022
On episode 62 of The Compound and Friends, Shirl Penney joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss market volatility, adjusting to a higher risk-free rate, investment banking, the state of wealth management, hiring top advisors, and much more! This episode was recorded in front of a live audience at Future Proof on 9/13/22. Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The Compound shop: https://www.idontshop.com Obviously nothing on this channel should be considered...

Duration:00:45:55

The Battle to Remain Bullish

9/9/2022
On episode 61 of The Compound and Friends, Brian Belski joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss the earnings outlook, multiple compression, the labor market, odds of a recession, the next rate hike, permabears, and much more! This episode is presented by https://liftoffinvest.com. Liftoff® is an automated investment advisory service powered by Betterment, and is a wholly owned entity of Ritholtz Wealth Management LLC. Ritholtz Wealth Management is a Registered Investment...

Duration:01:21:57

Store of Value

9/2/2022
On episode 60 of The Compound and Friends, JC Parets joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss JC's latest treasure trove of charts, Bitcoin as a store of value, what Buffett has been buying, and much more! Bonus: Michael reacts to breaking NBA news! This episode is presented by https://liftoffinvest.com. Liftoff® is an automated investment advisory service powered by Betterment, and is a wholly owned entity of Ritholtz Wealth Management LLC. Ritholtz Wealth Management is a...

Duration:01:41:54

Would You Give Money to Adam Neumann?

8/26/2022
On episode 59 of The Compound and Friends, Devon Drew joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss Jackson Hole, Adam Neumann's new venture, crypto regulation, the best performing stocks since March 2020, using AI in asset management, and much more! This episode is brought to you by our friends at Masterworks. Visit https://masterworks.art/compound to skip the 10,000 person waitlist. See disclaimer at mw-art.co/x. Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The...

Duration:01:20:00

Why Are You Even in the Market?

8/19/2022
On episode 58 of The Compound and Friends, Joe Terranova joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss why you should leave politics out of your portfolio, the latest meme stock rug pull, the right market P/E, Joe's ETF, and much more! This episode is brought to you by our friends at Masterworks. Visit https://masterworks.art/compound to skip the 10,000 person waitlist. See disclaimer at mw-art.co/x. Check out the latest in financial blogger fashion at The Compound shop:...

Duration:01:50:29

The Science of Hitting

8/12/2022
On episode 57 of The Compound and Friends, Alex Morris joins Michael Batnick and Downtown Josh Brown to discuss earnings, the jobs recovery, Netflix and the streaming wars, the bull case for Meta, the worst investing advice ever, and much more! This episode is brought to you by our friends at Masterworks. Visit https://masterworks.com/compound to skip the 10,000 person waitlist. See disclaimer at mw-art.co/x. Sign up for our newsletter and enter to win a free subscription of Alex's...

Duration:01:36:59