Episode #8: Starved for Yield?

Episode #8: Starved for Yield? Time to Go Global Guest: Episode #8 has no guest, but is co-hosted by Meb’s co-worker, Jeff Remsburg. Date: 7/8/16 Run-Time: 30:46 Topics:  Episode #8 marks Meb’s first “listener feedback” episode. We’ve received numerous bond-related questions from listeners, but they all tend to reduce to something along the lines of: “Bonds are hovering around historically low yields. Where...

Podcast Episode #7: Playing Defense Against Black Swans

Episode #7: Playing Defense Against Black Swans Guest: Episode #7 has no guest, but is co-hosted by Meb’s co-worker, Jeff Remsburg. Date: 7/7/16 Run-Time: 30:10 Topics:  With Brexit rattling the markets recently, it’s a good time to revisit the discussion of “black swans” (not that Brexit was a black swan, despite catching many investors off-guard). So what exactly is an investing black swan?...

Podcast Episode #6 – Three Concepts That Investors Get Wrong

Episode #6: Three Concepts That Investors Get Wrong Guest: Episode 6 is just Meb without a guest. Date: 6/24/16 Run-Time: 28:12 Topics:  Do you know which three concepts most investors – retail and professional alike – get wrong? One is asset allocation; two is a bit different – it’s actually a lack of awareness of a type of investment that actually pays you...

Podcast Episode 5 – Guest: Jared Dillian – “If You Think 2016 is the Opposite of 1981, then You Should Do the Opposite”

Episode #5: “If You Think 2016 is the Opposite of 1981, then You Should Do the Opposite” Guest: Jared Dillian, editor and publisher of The Daily Dirtnap, strategist at Mauldin economics and author of the free 10th Man newsletter. In a previous life, Jared was head of ETF trading at Lehman Brothers where he did a fair amount of trading...

Podcast Episode 4 – Guest: Wes Gray – “Even God Would Get Fired as an Active Investor”

Episode #4: “Even God Would Get Fired as an Active Investor” Guest: Wes Gray, CEO/CIO of Alpha Architect. Wes was a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps, holds a PhD, and was a finance professor at Drexel University. He has also published four books, multiple academic articles, and is a normal contributor to the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, and the...

Podcast Episode 3 – Co-host: Jeff Remsburg – Where Are Best Global Values Right Now?

Episode #3: Where are the Best Global Values Right Now? Guest: Episode #3 has no guest, but is co-hosted by Meb’s co-worker, Jeff Remsburg. Date: 6/15/16 Run-Time: 58:56 Topics: Is right now a good time to be in U.S. stocks? What about global stocks? Well, the answer in large part depends on the specific market’s valuation. Start investing in an overpriced market and...

Podcast Episode 2 – Guest: Patrick O’Shaughnessy – An Unexpected Drop-in from Patrick O’Shaughnessy

Episode #2: An Unexpected Drop-in from Patrick O’Shaughnessy   Guest: Patrick O’Shaughnessy of O’Shaughnessy Asset Management, a $5B+ asset management group. Patrick is also an author, having written the book Millennial Money while frequently posting on his blog, “The Investor’s Field Guide.” Date: 6/8/16 Run-Time: 1:28:28 Topics: Meb and Patrick cover lots of ground in this fun episode. They discuss stocks not to own...

Podcast Episode 1 – Global Asset Allocation – Investing 101

Episode #1: Global Asset Allocation – Investing 101 Guest: This inaugural episode features just host, Meb Faber. Date: 6/7/16 Run-Time: 39:47 Topics: On this first-ever podcast, Meb provides listeners with a bit about himself and answers the question “What in the world am I doing starting a podcast?” (After all, he is a self-professed former “glorified ski bum.”) He then discusses a broad...