122: Unicorns Part 2 – The Return

 

Listen to the first discussion of “unicorn” companies, click here.

 

In this episode KT discusses:

 

  • How unicorn companies are “the rookies” of Corporate America
  • The real risk of these IPOs
  • WeWork’s downfall as a cautionary tale

 

Key Takeaways:

  • Only one of 2019’s Unicorns is making money
  • What industries need to turn a profit in 2020
  • The latest Unicorn buzz has parallels to the .com bubble of the late 1990s

 

Quote:

 

“Investors are getting a little bit more careful about understanding that companies have to have a path to profitability. ” –  KT

 

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Connect with KT Thomas: http://ktsmoneymatters.com/

Purchase KT’s book- The Hardworking Woman’s Guide to Money 

About the author, Kathleen

Kathleen Thomas, who often goes by KT, has over 25 years of experience in the financial services industry and understands the need for women to take control of their financial lives.

A Certified Investment Management Analyst, Chartered Life Underwriter, and Certified Financial Planner™ practitioner, Thomas earned her degrees in Finance and Political Science from Salem College.

Prior to founding NewDay Solutions, an independent Registered Advisor Firm, Thomas spent 20 years as a private wealth advisor for Ameriprise Financial Services. Many of her earliest clients continue to work with her.

Thomas is an avid long-distance runner and triathlon participant. She has completed the Boston Marathon seven times and the Ironman Distance Triathlon three times. She has volunteered as coach and mentor for Girls on the Run New Hampshire and Team in Training.

Raised in Newton, Massachusetts, Thomas now lives in Seabrook, New Hampshire, with her husband, John. They have one daughter.

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