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Zero Variable Lost

May 4, 2017


Chicago labor attorney, Lou Michels, is in-studio. Chief and Lou welcome Kevin O’Neill early to dissect $AMZN’s recent pricing increases before giving one final breakdown of the 2017 Chicago Bears NFL draft. Chief and Lou then cover everything from urban infrastructure to government waste by both parties. At the end of the show, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks $AAPL, $NFLX and more.

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Opening the Can of Worms

May 2, 2017


Jon Najarian of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’ calls in to discuss Trump’s tax proposal. Joel Elconin of Benzinga reflects on the Bears’ NFL draft before previewing this weekend’s Kentucky Derby. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, thinks the elections in France may ultimately help markets and the European economy. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks lack of economic growth and how it’s affecting the median American family.

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A Taxing Weekend

May 1, 2017


Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio talking Chicago Bears’ draft grades, municipal taxes, Trump’s first 100 days in office and much more. Options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, talks ESPN layoffs, ‘cutting the cord’ and bull markets. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures is long $AMZN. He talks about the stock’s success and shares whether or not to ‘sell in May and go away’.

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The Chief Gets Taxed

April 28, 2017


The Chief kicks off the show with our resident tax expert, Bob Golden. We talk Donald Trump’s taxes and his tax breaks along with income taxes across the country.

We are joined by The professor, Hal Snarr, as he schools us per usual. We talk about Amazon vs. brick and mortar stores before touching on monopolies –  mainly in the railroad industry and the healthcare industry. John Neal rounds out Friday’s show as he walks us through the markets from the last couple of weeks.

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Give it the Ol’ College Try

March 16, 2017


The Chief and Lou Michels warm up for their weekly bout with some quick talk about the NCAA men’s basketball tournament that kicks off today – and Lou’s choice of suits. They touch on Paul Ryan and his choice of actions before going on a tangent about sports teams and how teams continue to succeed over years.

Lou gives The Chief a lesson on North Korea and their nuclear capabilities. Public transportation throughout the world is our next topic of discussion and we round out with College basketball. How have coaches adapted to this one-and-done mentality? Lastly – why is the NFL slowly disappearing?

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