What Investors Need to Know: Best Buy's Buyout, Apple vs. Google Maps, and the Most Googled Stocks

The following video is from Thursday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill, along with analysts Joe Tenebruso and Jason Moser, discuss the top business and investing stories.

In today's edition, is Best Buy actually a buy? And who really won the war between Apple and Google over the Apple Maps controversy? Finally, we hear the list of the most Googled stocks of the year and discuss which ones were surprises and which weren't.


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The article What Investors Need to Know: Best Buy's Buyout, Apple vs. Google Maps, and the Most Googled Stocks originally appeared on Fool.com.

Chris Hill, Jason Moser, and Joe Tenebruso have no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Best Buy, Facebook, and Google and has options on Facebook. Motley Fool newsletter services recommend Apple, Facebook, and Google. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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