The Invest With Clarity’s Podcast
Episode 46 — Mark Pearson’s Top 10 Stock Market Predictions for 2020

Episode 46 — Mark Pearson’s Top 10 Stock Market Predictions for 2020

January 29, 2020

Now that we’re officially in 2020, are you curious about where the markets might be heading this year?


After batting 100% on all of his predictions for 2019, Mark Pearson is back with his annual predictions for 2020. In this episode, Mark uncovers his top 10 predictions for the stock market this year, from where the S&P will end in 2020 all the way to how investors will behave.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • What to keep in mind when listening to predictions
  • Why you shouldn’t take a short-term view when investing
  • How investor behaviors might impact the market this year
  • Why the stock market doesn’t work on a calendar basis
  • And more!

Tune in today to discover what Mark predicts 2020 will bring to the investing world!!

Resources: 

Nepsis | Blog: Top 10 Stock Market Predictions for 2020 | Episode 40: How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases

Episode 45 — Why You Should Be a Contrarian

Episode 45 — Why You Should Be a Contrarian

November 20, 2019

The word of this podcast is “trillion” because with the markets going up, people are cashing out to the tune of three trillion dollars!   


In this episode, Mark Pearson explains why now is a better time than ever to invest with clarity and buy, rather than squirrel away that money. Get ready to learn the case for being a contrarian and sticking to your investment process while everybody else is moving to cash.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • Why a recession is a good thing
  • Three reasons why Mark isn’t afraid of a recession
  • Why Mark believes we are on the verge of another leg of a bull market
  • And more!

Listen in to discover why it’s even more important to invest with clarity now and stop stashing your cash.

Resources: Nepsis 

Episode 44 — How ETFs Are Changing the Investing World

Episode 44 — How ETFs Are Changing the Investing World

November 6, 2019

There has been an immense growth in the ETF (Exchange-Traded Funds) market over the years, making more people curious about what they are and whether they would benefit from having them in their portfolio.

Today, Mark breaks down what you need to know about ETFs and how they’re impacting the investing landscape.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • A benefit ETFs offer that mutual funds don’t
  • The downside of ETFs
  • The impact of investors being able to buy and sell buckets of investments
  • Where ETFs may be headed in the future
  • And more

Listen now to learn about the rise of ETFs and the impact they’re having on investors and their portfolios!

Resources:  Nepsis 

Episode 43 — What Makes Mark Pearson Worry?

Episode 43 — What Makes Mark Pearson Worry?

October 23, 2019

Many investors worry about their investments. But what do money managers, like Mark Pearson who has years of experience and a solid investment strategy, worry about?

In today’s episode, Mark uncovers his own worries around investing, covering everything from the media’s outlook on the markets to investors’ own attitudes that could be negatively affecting them.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • How the media can affect investors in their decision-making
  • What successful investors have in common
  • The downside of modern portfolio theory
  • Why investors are their own worst enemies
  • And more

Join Mark now for an insightful episode about what’s keeping him up at night and learn just how powerful ultimate clarity can be in addressing these worries.

Resources: Nepsis 

Episode 42 — Overcoming the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 3

Episode 42 — Overcoming the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 3

October 7, 2019

In the final part of his investment biases mini-series, Mark Pearson is back to round out his list of the “Dirty Dozen” investment biases that guide buyers’ decisions. 

In this episode, Mark dives into four more biases, defining what they are and how they affect the investment process. Mark also provides examples and insight into how you can overcome these biases and invest with clarity.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Four new biases: reference point bias, deception bias, despondency bias, and get-even bias
  • How good money managers can help you overcome your biases
  • How Mark overcomes his own investment biases
  • How investment biases can be seen in the case of investors and Zest Labs stocks
  • And more!

Tune in now for the final part of Mark’s series and gain awareness of your own biases! 

Resources:  Nepsis | Episode 40: How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 1 | Overcoming the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 2

Episode 41 - Overcoming the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 2

Episode 41 - Overcoming the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 2

September 18, 2019

The “Dirty Dozen” refers to the 12 biases that buyers have when it comes to investing. 

In this episode, Mark Pearson is back to highlight more biases and explain how you can overcome them. Dive into part two and be on your way to getting the investment clarity you’ve been wanting.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • What deception bias is and how it leads to other biases
  • How Mark helps his clients overcome the framing bias
  • How Mark rises above the noise that creates the Dirty Dozen biases 
  • Why investing is a science
  • And more!

Tune in today to learn about more investing biases and how to move past them!

 

Resources:  Nepsis | Episode 40: How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 1 

Episode 40 -  How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases

Episode 40 - How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases

September 4, 2019

The “Dirty Dozen” refers to the 12 biases that buyers have when it comes to investing. 

In this episode, Mark Pearson highlights three of the biases and explains how you can overcome them. This fiery conversation is dedicated to helping you achieve absolute clarity in your investments.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • How hindsight bias causes investors to think that they can predict the future state of the market
  • How recent events in the market impact decisions about future purchases
  • What snakebite bias is and how it impacts investment decisions
  • How to overcome the biases and achieve absolute clarity in your investments
  • And more!

Tune in today to learn about investing biases and how to move past them!

Resources:  Nepsis

Episode 39 - Often Wrong, But Never In Doubt

Episode 39 - Often Wrong, But Never In Doubt

August 22, 2019

Mark Pearson has noticed that those who like to follow predictions around the stock market are often wrong, but never in doubt.

Today, Mark offers a different way to look at investing and establishing your portfolio that doesn’t revolve around predictions, but instead focuses on investing in good businesses so you can know what you own and why you own it.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why you invest in businesses, not the stock market
  • About the addiction to prediction
  • The problem with Wall Street’s linear communications with investors
  • Why investors should know where their capital gains come from
  • And more

Tune in now to learn more about prediction-based investing and how Nepsis can help you invest with clarity!

Resources:  Nepsis | The Bull Market That Was Never Loved

Episode 38 - How to Cut Through Mutual Fund Insanity

Episode 38 - How to Cut Through Mutual Fund Insanity

August 7, 2019

Albert Einstein once said, “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result.” 

In this episode of Invest With Clarity Podcast, Mark Pearson explains how to choose the right mutual funds for your goals — all while keeping your sanity.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • The top factors that contribute to the decision to invest in a mutual fund
  • Which misguided action is causing investors to constantly underperform
  • Why Mark says that you should never feel “good” when you put your money to work
  • Why there's a race to the bottom on fees and expenses
  • The reason you still need to invest with clarity with your mutual funds
  • And more!

Tune in to hear Mark’s insights about how to select the right mutual funds while keeping your sanity intact.

Resources:  Nepsis | Episode 14: The Falling Star | Comparison Is the Thief of All Joy

Episode 37 - You Get What You Pay For

Episode 37 - You Get What You Pay For

July 24, 2019

Advertisements everywhere try to entice customers with the prospect of paying as little as possible for a product or service. However, in most cases, you get what you pay for. 

In this episode of the Invest with Clarity Podcast, Mark Pearson explains why paying less in fees isn’t always a good thing, especially when it comes to your investments.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why you need to read advisory fees to understand why you should pay a little more
  • The importance of the Road to Absolute Clarity and ultimate transparency between advisor and investor
  • Why it’s important for an advisor to show their clients what the value of their money is and what they get for what they pay
  • Why Mark always asks clients, “Can you put a price on clarity?” to explain the cost of Nepsis’ fees
  • And more!

Tune in with Mark Pearson and discover a new way to think about fees!

Resources:  Nepsis | Nepsis Stress Test