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Fed Leakage

April 21, 2017


Chief and Kathy Dervin welcome Economic Journalist Pedro da Costa of Business Insider. The three of them discuss Federal Reserve leaks, market-moving announcements and whether or not the Fed is acting nefariously when sharing data with select groups. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location joins the show to breakdown the Blackhawks’ first round exit before taking a look at fundamentally-driven markets. 

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Calling For A Snap

April 18, 2017


The Chief and Jon Najarian kick off Tuesday’s show talking about new law regulations in California that is bringing a fresh crime wave to some cities. They touch on Great Britain and what their next steps are after Brexit.

Joel Elconin of Benzinga.com makes his return to Stocks and Jocks and talks about the upcoming NFL draft from a University of Michigan standpoint. Where will Jabril Peppers end up? Joel gives his opinion on these European markets before we are joined by Kenny Polcari as he navigates us through the rest of the markets before opening bell.

John Neal sheds some light on some of Chief’s questions regarding bonds, oils and precious metals before touching on different political scenarios and what it means for traders.

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Sonic Booms and Las Vegas Raiders

March 30, 2017


The Chief and Lou Michels are live in studio and Lou is feisty! A walk to the studio in the rain is all it takes. They talk about airplane propulsion, turbines and sonic booms. Lou knows a lot more than chief about that. Lou gives his opinion on fighting in hockey before we touch on the Oakland Raiders imminent move to Las Vegas.

Donald Trump doesn’t care what you think about him – and Gorsuch is going to be voted in – says Lou Michels.

They have their weekly bout on healthcare before finishing off the show.

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Taxing Bills

March 28, 2017


Eric Charles May, Author and Professor at Columbia College Chicago, is in-studio covering the GOP’s failed healthcare plan, the thinking behind the Affordable Care Act and much more. Joel Elconin of Benzinga talks bear markets before taking a look at $TSLA. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, talks markets while declaring tax reform will be even more difficult than reforming Obamacare. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location dissects the epidemic of professional sports teams relocating across the country before sharing his latest trading strategies. 

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Trying to Plug a Leak

March 21, 2017


The Chief and Nick Isasi kick off the show talking the NCAA NIT from the night prior. How did Illinois State blow that? We then touch on Comey’s press conference before being joined by Jon Najarian. He helps us make sense of the markets after Comey’s conference yesterday.

Joel Elconin of Benzinga.com joins us to talk University of Michigan basketball and rate increases. Kenny Polcari calls in from New York and give his take on corporate tax reform and our markets.

Wayne Madsen is our featured guest for the day as he tries to walk Chief through these leaks. Who should be the maddest throughout all this?

John Neal rounds out Tuesday’s show and talks what stocks are actually tradeable this week.

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