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October 12, 2020

Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. The fund tracks a basket of stocks modeled after a third-party index provider called Solactive. They hold equity in companies in Europe, Australia and East Asia that do not violate social and environmental values. It is a new fund that started in June. Pays a negligible dividend. It could profit from the ESG investing movement. Unlock Premium

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Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. The fund tracks a basket of stocks modeled after a third-party index provider called Solactive. They hold equity in companies in Europe, Australia and East Asia that do not violate social and environmental values. It is a new fund that started in June. Pays a negligible dividend. It could profit from the ESG investing movement. Unlock Premium

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October 12, 2020

Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. Similar to WSRD and tracks a basket of stocks modeled after a third-party index provider called Solactive. It holds companies in North America compared to WSRD which is ex-NA. The focus is on SRI, which could profit from the ESG movement. The largest holdings include Hydro One and Agnico-Eagle Mines. Unlock Premium

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Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. Similar to WSRD and tracks a basket of stocks modeled after a third-party index provider called Solactive. It holds companies in North America compared to WSRD which is ex-NA. The focus is on SRI, which could profit from the ESG movement. The largest holdings include Hydro One and Agnico-Eagle Mines. Unlock Premium

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October 12, 2020

Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. A physically held gold fund that holds about 1/10 as much gold per share as GLD, which could be advantageous for small orders. It tracks the gold spot price. It charges one of the cheapest fees at 0.18%. Gold has hit a snag recently, but if you believe that gold could go higher, as do many analysts, then it could be a good choice. Unlock Premium

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Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. A physically held gold fund that holds about 1/10 as much gold per share as GLD, which could be advantageous for small orders. It tracks the gold spot price. It charges one of the cheapest fees at 0.18%. Gold has hit a snag recently, but if you believe that gold could go higher, as do many analysts, then it could be a good choice. Unlock Premium

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DON'T BUY
October 12, 2020

Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. A cannabis cultivator out of BC that is a micro-cap. It trades on the TSX Venture Exchange. Current earnings per share is at -0.19. It started trading in September and has largely stayed flat since the IPO. The marijuana space continues to face pressure so it may be wise to stay on the sideline for now. Unlock Premium

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Rubicon Organics (ROMJ-CN)
October 12, 2020

Billy Kawasaki’s Insights. A cannabis cultivator out of BC that is a micro-cap. It trades on the TSX Venture Exchange. Current earnings per share is at -0.19. It started trading in September and has largely stayed flat since the IPO. The marijuana space continues to face pressure so it may be wise to stay on the sideline for now. Unlock Premium

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October 12, 2020
Apple launches the new iPhone 12 tomorrow. Reaction will be predictably mixed, no surprises, but today there was still hype in various analyst reports (i.e. "grand entrance for iPhone 12" and "supercycle") which helped to drive up the share price. Dog bites man, he think. Apple is worth owning, not trading, but the bar it set so high going into the launch that the stock risks disappointing.
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Apple (AAPL-Q)
October 12, 2020
Apple launches the new iPhone 12 tomorrow. Reaction will be predictably mixed, no surprises, but today there was still hype in various analyst reports (i.e. "grand entrance for iPhone 12" and "supercycle") which helped to drive up the share price. Dog bites man, he think. Apple is worth owning, not trading, but the bar it set so high going into the launch that the stock risks disappointing.
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October 12, 2020

Prime day is actually two days this year (Tuesday, Wednesday). There's hype preceeding that by analysts today. This led to Amazon jumping 4.75%. Like Apple, there's a risk of disappointing because of this hype.

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Amazon.com (AMZN-Q)
October 12, 2020

Prime day is actually two days this year (Tuesday, Wednesday). There's hype preceeding that by analysts today. This led to Amazon jumping 4.75%. Like Apple, there's a risk of disappointing because of this hype.

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October 12, 2020
It's up 17% for the year, but usually its reports disappoint investors. He hopes Washington breaks up Google into standalone companies, because those pieces will be worth more than the whole.
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It's up 17% for the year, but usually its reports disappoint investors. He hopes Washington breaks up Google into standalone companies, because those pieces will be worth more than the whole.