Tea and Crumpets

T&C | Diderot, Veblen, and Burgundy?

We discuss the psychology behind investors’ current affinity for glamour stocks and why it may not end soon, how this relates to the Fed’s new inflation policy, and why Will loves lamp.

September 1st, 2020|

T&C | Cramer vs. Kramer vs. Kramer

We look to Jim, Rex, and Cosmo, collectively the “C(K)ramers”, for perspective on the Fed, market multiples, the shape of the recovery, and the Dunning-Kruger effect.

August 24th, 2020|

T&C | The Icarian Paradox

Escape from the labyrinth and explore why physics don’t comport with the Icarus myth, and how the same kind of first-order thinking is affecting markets, where certain sectors and companies are in rarified air.

July 10th, 2020|

T&C | The Analyst and the Arsonist

We discuss the increase in COVID cases and its implications for consumer behavior, the Japanification of the U.S. (and what it means for financial stocks and gold), a recent purchase for our investors in the electric vehicle/drone space, and investors burning themselves through day trading.

June 26th, 2020|

T&C | The Odd-I-See

Formidable Asset Management's Will Brown and Adam Eagleston discuss the Odyssey investors have experienced in 2020, consumer trends associated with the re-opening of the economy, and the oddities we have seen with the behavior of certain stocks popular on Robinhood. Plus, a little mythology and history, as well as obligatory references to the shape of the recovery and associated chart crimes (we’re looking at you, CNBC, and that recent unemployment graphic).

June 10th, 2020|

T&C | Spiking the Punch!

Will and Adam offer their thoughts on unprecedented market and economic data in Episode 2 of the Tea and Crumpets podcast.

May 19th, 2020|


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