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Drafting a Plan

June 5, 2018


Chief and Matty Weber lead off the show talking MLB Draft, the passing of Dwight Clark, and the history of multi-sport athletes. Joel Elconin of Benzinga talks markets before sharing a brief Belmont preview. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, talks tech stocks and how companies like $AAPL have changed our society for better or worse. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker digs in to the employment number before touching on Illinois’s pension crisis. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks gambling, coffee and tariffs. 

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I Can’t Get Worked Up About Everything

May 30, 2018


Kevin O’Neill calls in for hour one to discuss Anthony Rizzo’s controversial slide, the cancellation of ‘Rosenanne’ and the methods in which we gather and absorb news. Russell Rhoads of CBOE is in-studio talking Italy, his latest trip to China and much more. 

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The Italian Job

May 29, 2018


Chief kicks off the show wondering if President Trump is the first elected official ever to put the ‘Me’ in Memorial Day. Joel Elconin of Benzinga talks a little horse racing before touching on the markets. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, breaks down how Italian debt is affecting global markets. David Andalman of DACS Research makes a rare Tuesday morning appearance to talk competition. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures closes the show sharing trading strategies and more. 

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Pace of Play

May 22, 2018


Chief and Matty Weber lead off the show talking baseball, pace of play and the fan experience. Joel Elconin of Benzinga previews the Belmont before talking markets. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, discusses how President Trump’s tariffs are benefiting European auto manufacturers. Author and Professor at Columbia College Chicago, Eric Charles May, calls in to talk about the importance of maintaining a free press. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks agricultural trading strategies and more. 

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Money in the Tank

May 18, 2018


Kevin O’Neill joins us for hour one talking baseball analytics, the art of negotiating and much more. Josh Nelson of Sox Machine breaks down the early surprises of the 2018 season before wondering how tanking is negatively affecting the product. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks trading strategies. 

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