August 11, 2017
Kevin O’Neill kicks off the show talking President Trump and the North Korea situation, shortcomings of Dodd-Frank, and the continuation of Chief’s healthcare plan. Kathy Dervin is in-studio and joins Kevin and Chief to discuss literature and the human condition, Rick Renteria and the Chicago White Sox. At the top of the hour, special guest Roni A. Elias, litigation finance attorney, joins the Chief and Kathy. They discuss financial cases and how his experienced team dives into a case, assesses its merits, provides strategic guidance where desired, lines up experts to strengthen it, and — most importantly — deploy the funding needed to carry the case through to its best outcome. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures’ Peoria, AZ location joins in to discuss the Cubs and Bears and trading strategies.
August 9, 2017
Kevin O’Neill leads off the show with a quick recap of the Stocks & Jocks softball team’s championship game loss before talking inflation, healthcare and more. Fari Hamzei of Hamzei Analytics assesses the risk of North Korea after its latest series of threats. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures talks $DIS, $NFLX and more.
August 7, 2017
Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio. Chief and Brendan welcome options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, to talk Chicago Cubs baseball, real estate markets and the stagnant S&P 500. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker rejoins the show to breakdown the latest jobs number before telling us how a lack of anti-trust enforcement in this country is the leading cause of all economic issues. Finally, David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures talks subway tax in New York, gold and oil.
August 4, 2017
Kevin O’Neill kicks off the show talking ‘pay-for-play’ politics, President Trump’s ties to Russia and the groups most negatively affected by the Affordable Care Act. Kathy Dervin is in-studio with special guests Julie Dervin and Meghan Skelton. Chief and the ladies discuss both the positive and negative impact a festival like Lollapalooza has on the city of Chicago. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures’ Peoria, AZ location joins the music discussion before breaking down the labor report.
August 3, 2017
Denver labor attorney Lou Michels calls in for hour one. Chief and Lou are joined in the first segment by Kevin O’Neill to reflect on the late Ara Parseghian. The guys also discuss Russia, the Trump administration and much more. VIX, SPX and RUT guru Russell Rhoads of the CBOE joins the Chief for hour two to discuss trading strategies, bull markets and a new open outcry exchange opening in Chicago.