On Wednesday, Motley Fool co-founder and CEO Tom Gardner appeared live on MoneyTalk, a personal finance show aired live every Wednesday on BNN. Hosted by Kim Parlee, MoneyTalk is one of Canada’s premier personal finance shows.

Click “play” on the video below (run time: 10:38) to hear Tom’s views on …

  • Why good investors are only “right” 6 times out of 10
  • Why Fools talk about “companies” rather than “stocks”
  • The purpose statement of The Motley Fool
  • That time he got boo’d on The View
  • 3 stocks he likes, including a top Canadian growth idea
  • Like it or not, why you need to get used to seeing stock prices cut in half—even for the world’s best companies (exhibit A: Starbucks)


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Suzanne Frey, an executive at Alphabet, is a member of The Motley Fool’s board of directors. David Gardner owns shares of Alphabet (C shares), Amazon.com, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Starbucks, and Under Armour (A Shares). Tom Gardner owns shares of Alphabet (C shares), Chipotle Mexican Grill, and Starbucks. The Motley Fool owns shares of Alphabet (C shares), Amazon.com, Berkshire Hathaway (B Shares), Chipotle Mexican Grill, Lululemon Athletica, Starbucks, and Under Armour (A Shares).