March 24, 2017
David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures tips off the show discussing how he thinks the Trumpcare vote will pan out and how it may or may not affect the markets. Kathy Dervin is in-studio. Chief and Kathy welcome Lorenzo Fioramonti, Author, Professor and Director of Governance Innovation. Professor Fioramonti reveals how he thinks GDP growth as a measurement and/or target is an outdated way of gauging performance. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks March Madness, tech stocks and healthcare.
March 22, 2017
David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures kicks off the show talking markets and trading strategies for the week. Kevin O’Neill joins in discussing Paul Ryan’s healthcare plan, the downfall of Sears and much more. Jon Najarian of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’ shares his thoughts on where Trumpcare misses and how he would attempt to fix it.
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?
March 8, 2017
Kevin O’Neill gets us started talking NCAA Basketball’s Conference Tournament week along with the latest in ‘he said, she said’ in the Trump administration. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures gives a markets update. Fari Hamzei of Hamzei Analytics talks Boeing’s deal with United before declaring his frustration with our immoral American government. Chief and Matty Weber close the show wondering if there’s any way to turn the Illinois budget crisis back around.
March 7, 2017
The Chief gets things started by taking a look at the Republican unveiling of their new healthcare proposal. Joel Elconin of Benzinga talks bonds and trading strategies. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, shares his thoughts on healthcare and wonders why the threats from China and North Korea have not yet affected Asian markets. Jon Najarian of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’ discusses why he thinks there’s a distrust in the public when it comes to our national press. He also predicts an interest rate hike on the 15th and looks ahead to how this may affect the markets. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks hot dogs, inflation and more.