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Finding Middle Ground

May 24, 2017


Kevin O’Neill kicks off the show breaking down Trump’s budget proposal and wondering why middle of the road policies — that would likely work better — are rarely considered by either side. Fari Hamzei of Hamzei Analytics talks Moody’s downgrade of China, shorting these markets and more. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures shares his trading strategies.

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Leak Minded

May 16, 2017


Jon Najarian of CNBC’s ‘Fast Money’ calls in to discuss Trump’s alleged leaks to Russia before telling us how to fix both healthcare and the tax code. Brent Slava of Benzinga shares a quick market update. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, wonders if bears will ever make a run in 2017. Dan Sheridan of Sheridan Mentoring calls in to reminisce about the old trading floor days before getting into the weeds on option strategies. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ office talks playoff hockey and more. 

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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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Love Boat

February 23, 2017


A spirited show as always when the Chief and Lou Michels are in-studio. Today, with Matty Weber chiming in as only he can, the guys cover Love Boat, civil disobedience, the public pension crisis, how Chicago’s attractive qualities are being overshadowed by debt and much more.

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Health Caring

January 6, 2017


Kevin O’Neill makes a rare Friday morning appearance talking college football, NFL playoffs and much more. Bob Cerone, founder and President of CognosHR, shares reasonable ways republicans can improve the Affordable Care Act. John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location previews 2017 markets. 

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