This Week in Barron's
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Highlights of top articles in the current edition of Barron's magazine.
||New Cancer Drugs; Market Swoon; Sleep Deprivation||New Weapons to Fight Cancer; A Late-Summer Swoon; Aides for the Sleep-Deprived; Golf Courses and Drought||8/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The New Google; Stockpicking; CVS; SoulCycle||The Downside of Google's Shake-Up; A Market Shift Favors Stockpickers; A Healthy Outlook for CVS; and, SoulCycle Hopes Its IPO Will Be a Money Spinner.||8/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Hertz; Media Mess; Back-to-School; Open-Air Office||Hertz Looks Ready for the Fast Lane; The Media Mess; Poor Grades For Back-to-School Sales; Taking the Work Outside.||8/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Starbucks; TreeHouse Foods; Bad Breadth; LG Displa||Growth Brewing at Starbucks, TreeHouse Foods Branches Out, Getting Over Bad Breadth, and Focusing on LG Display's Strengths||8/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Panera Bread; Microsoft; Cubic Corp.; The Cloud||Panera Bread Is Set to Rise; The New, Improved Microsoft; Cubic Corp. Has a Ticket to Ride; and, Who Wins, Who Loses in the Brave New World of the Cloud||7/25/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Time to Buy Japan; Energizer; Baseball Pay; Rally||Time to Buy Japan; Recharging the Energizer Bunny; Baseball Pay and Performance; Plenty of Room to Rally.||7/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Bond funds; Baidu/Tencent; Garmin; Weight Watchers||Selected features from Barron's: Trouble ahead for bond funds; China Internet Plays; Garmin; Weight Watchers.||7/11/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Harley-Davidson; Chipotle; Smartphones; Dividends||Selected features from Barron's: Harley-Davidson shares could go hog wild; challenges at Chipotle; smartphones and sleeping habits; a new strategy for dividends.||7/4/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Most Respected Companies; Apple; Gannett||The World's Most Respected Companies; Apple's Streaming Music Service; Gannett's Better Half; Getting Ready For An Emerging-Markets Rally||6/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Airline Shares; Merck; Nintendo; Fitbit||Climbing aboard airline shares; Merck builds a pipeline to profits; Nintendo gets back in the game; Fitbit's recent run||6/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
To Many Ads
Just listened to my very first podcast from this series. Don't waste your time. Two Minutes and thirty-three seconds were spent on ads for Barron's Magizine. Don't waste that much of our time with that ads! Get to the stories and move on!
Decent. Sound effects are really distracting
This is a good, serviceable podcast, but the Tinkerbell sound effects between each segment are inexcusably annoying and bring down the overall quality.
Good program - poor audio
I like the program content a lot, but the breaking glass sound effect between each story is eardrum shattering if you're wearing ear phones (especially if you're using good sound isolating ear phones like you need here in NYC to drown out traffic noise). There is no warning or break so you can quickly hit the volume button or fast forward. Listen to this program only on your laptop speakers to save your ears....