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Olympic Moves

February 12, 2018


Options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, calls in for hour one to try and make sense of last week’s unprecedented volatility. The guys also talk Olympics and much more. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures discusses how politics affect the markets. 

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Back Into Kilter

February 9, 2018


Kevin O’Neill leads off the show talking crazy markets, NBA trade deadline and baseball analytics. Kathy Dervin is in-studio. Chief and Kathy welcome Hal Snarr of Westminster College to discuss why today’s economic climate is so heavily affected by politics. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures talks proven protection strategies. 

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Lacking Principles

February 7, 2018


Kevin O’Neill calls in for hour one to talk Notre Dame basketball, volatile markets and business principles. Chicago attorney Gregg Rzepczynski is in-studio for hour two to discuss crypto-currencies, tax subsidies and whether or not the markets will return to normal. 

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Down Daze

February 6, 2018


Options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, leads off the show recapping a massive down-day in the markets. Joel Elconin of Benzinga reiterates how important experience is on days like this. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, wonders why we’re always surprised when these products blow up. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker rejoins the show and explains the volatility of the last two trading days. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location says there’s no time like the present to buy portfolio protection. 

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Lounge Lizards

February 5, 2018


Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio. Chief and Brendan are joined by veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, for hour one to talk down markets and much more. Author and financial journalist, Diana B. Henriques, calls in to reflect on “The Crash of ’87” as told in her book ‘A First-Class Catastrophe’. Finally, David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures dissects yesterday’s Super Bowl commercials before talking markets. 

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