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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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Pardon Me

June 4, 2018


Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio. Chief and Brendan welcome options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, for hour one to discuss President Trump’s ‘I can pardon myself’ comments and much more. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures joins the guys to talk cancer research stocks, the managerial class and stock buybacks. 

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Labor Inflation

June 1, 2018


Kevin O’Neill calls in for hour one to talk vocational education, gaslighting and much more. Kathy Dervin is in-studio. Chief and Kathy welcome Wolf Richter of Wolf Street to discuss lending practices, Deutsche Bank and interest rates. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location breaks down the labor report and how stagnant wages distort the positive number. 

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In A Range

May 8, 2018


Joel Elconin of Benzinga calls in to recap Saturday’s Kentucky Derby. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, says we’re right in the middle of a trading range. Karl Denninger of Market Ticker talks jobs report before addressing how tuition inflation is one of the biggest detriments to the economy.  Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office closes the show talking markets and a little baseball. 

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Stabbing A Corpse

May 4, 2018


Denver-based labor attorney, Lou Michels, joins us for hour one to talk flight mechanics, sexual misconduct and much more. Joel Elconin of Benzinga joins the guys for a brief Kentucky Derby preview halfway through hour one. Pedro da Costa of Business Insider tips off hour two discussing diversity’s importance within the Federal Reserve. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures talks employment numbers, opioids and much more. 

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