Animal Spirits Podcast

Animal spirits is a show about markets, life, and investing. Join Michael Batnick and Ben Carlson as they talk about what they're reading, writing, listening to and watching. Look for new episodes every Wednesday morning. See our disclosures here -

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 38m. Bisher sind 341 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 5 Tage.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 9 days 2 hours 26 minutes


The Magic Number (EP.21)

A possible foray into business TV for Amazon, the most well-connected man in hedge funds, how to lie with surveys, your magic retirement number & much more.


 2018-03-21  36m

Goodnight Moon (EP.20)

The flash correction in stocks, why most people need financial advice more than investment advice, our children's book recommendations & more.


 2018-03-14  43m

Brothers from Another Mother (EP.19)

How your job should fit into your investing decisions, our thoughts on Jim Cramer, misconceptions about share buybacks and more.


 2018-03-07  37m

The Closet Indexer (EP.18)

Takeaways from the latest Warren Buffett shareholder letter, the potential baby boomer retirement crisis, how millennials should think about retirement and much more.


 2018-02-28  42m

Phony Happiness (EP.17)

Why our memories play tricks on us in the markets, the pros & cons of private equity, the permanent portfolio, scary market predictions and more.


 2018-02-21  39m

The Meltdown (EP.16)

On this week's show, we discuss our thoughts on the market correction, why there's been nowhere to hide from the losses, the narratives surrounding the sell-off and more.


 2018-02-14  32m

The Noobwhale (EP.15)

On this week's show we discuss the current market sell-off, the hidden risks in alternative investments, why women make better financial decisions than men and much more.


 2018-02-07  41m

Cash on the Sidelines (EP.14)

On this week's show we debate whether the Fed has really been punishing savers, take a step back and admire the current bull market, talk about the best black swan hedges and more.


 2018-01-31  38m

Nobody Wants to Listen to Your Podcast (EP.13)

We offer career advice to a young person starting out in finance, discuss our rules for writing effectively, talk about the craziest story we've read on the crypto craze and more.


 2018-01-17  27m

The Melt-Up (EP.12)

On this week's show, we discuss the prospects for a melt-up in the stock market, look back at the long history of bubbles in stocks, try to figure out the best investment you can make in 2018 and more.


 2018-01-10  26m