If you're looking for an industry with a ton of rapid growth behind it and plenty of room for more ahead, you could do worse than to consider video games. The amount of time we spend on them is increasing at a ridiculous clip, as is the amount of money, and the global trends appear promising, which adds up to an opportunity for investors. If you don't feel ready to take advantage, Motley Fool Answersco-hosts Robert Brokamp and Alison Southwick want to help.
For this podcast, they've invited senior analyst Jason Moser back into the studio, this time to talk about the current situation in the world of video games and esports from an investor's perspective: which companies look strongest, how this particular business might move the needle for some more diversified companies, and more. In this segment, they focus specifically on the world of esports. So if you can't quite imagine how watching other people play video games could evolve into the next breakout spectator sport, allow them to walk you through it.
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