The best defense is a good offense…lately

Hypothetical scenario – you want to play all offense with your stock portfolio, i.e. own the hottest stocks with the most potential upside, but use the rest of your portfolio to play the strongest defense possible. Another way to phrase this would be a barbell portfolio on steroids. It would have worked over the last…

How SPAC Issuers Earn 1,000% Returns

Join Downtown Josh Brown and Michael Batnick for another round of What Are Your Thoughts? On this week’s episode, Josh and Michael discuss the biggest topics in investing and finance, including:


Durability is one of the most important characteristics of any core portfolio.

Shorts and longs are NOT enemies!

Peter Boockvar (of Bleakley Advisory and the Boock Report) joins Josh in a wide-ranging discussion about the investment case for silver, the benefits of having short-sellers in the stock market, investment manias throughout history and more.