Tag Archives: FB

March 26

Facebook’s Spending Spree on Oculus VR & WhatsApp Finds Reality Bites

Click on Picture to Play Video I talk with the Street’s Debra Borchardt about Facebook’s latest acquisition. Mark Zuckerberg is telling you his stock is too expensive.

March 25

The Magnificent Seven of Old Tech

By David Nelson, CFA In the last few days we’ve seen a massive rotation from the market’s biggest winners to what investors refer to as Old Tech. For those of you not in the markets long enough to remember the Magnificent Seven, there was a time when (AAPL), (INTC), (MSFT), (IBM), (ORCL), (CSCO), & (EMC) […]

March 24

David Nelson – This is a Gut Check for Growth Investors

David says growth investors need a Gut Check on some of the more expensive stocks they own.

March 13

Avoid the S&P Big 20!

David talks to CNBC hosts Brian & Mandy about today’s selloff. Then David & Brian duke it out over indexing vs. active management.

February 26

Is the Market Getting Ahead of Itself? –

David talks to CNBC host Bill Griffeth about froth in names like Facebook (FB), Tesla (TSLA) and others. Battle is raging between buyers and sellers.

February 24

Facebook (FB) – Party Like It’s 1999

David talks about Facebook’s (FB) $19 Billion acquisition of WhatsApp with Fox Business host Gerri Willis on The Willis Report

February 23

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg has “Jumped the Shark”

David tells CNBC’s Kelly Evans and Bill Griffeth the Mark Zuckerberg has “Jumped the Shark” with his recent acquisition of WhatsApp for a staggering $19 Billion.

February 20

Facebook (FB) – The Greater Fool?

By David Nelson, CFA It’s going to be pretty hard to come up with any metric that could justify Facebook’s (FB) acquisition of messaging start up WhatsApp at a cost of $16 Billion. The outlay consists of $4 Billion in cash, 184 million (FB) shares with a value of approximately $12 Billion. Additionally there is […]

February 04

This Is Not 2008 – Al Jazeera America

David joins Al Jazeera America host Del Walters to discuss the recent sell-off in global markets.

January 02

2014 – Why the Ride Isn’t Over!

By David Nelson, CFA Gordon Gekko – “This is your wakeup call pal. Go to work.” It’s 6:30 am Wednesday, January 1st 2014 and I can’t get my mind off Gekko’s call to Bud Fox in the movie “Wall Street.” Obviously, I didn’t make it to Times Square last night, so I decided to start […]