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What Makes An Efficient Competitor

Kevin O’Neill calls in this morning discussing different marketing tactics for McDonald’s. Chief and Kevin attempt to determine what made McDonald’s such a great competitor and where they are falling short now. The guys also discussed the benefits of investing in companies consumers have individual interests in. Kathy Dervin is in-studio. Chief and Kathy talk taxes and markets. Specifically, Kathy and Chief discuss the inefficiency of many health care standards. John Neal joins us to close the show. John and Chief discuss trade and equity options.

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Kevin O’Neill is our Wednesday morning sports guy. His segment emphasizes what happens off the field as much as what happens on the field. All businesses have their intrigue, but the inner workings of sports organizations find their way into the public domain frequently. Unless a rant from the Chief spills into Kevin’s segment (not an unusual occurrence), he will highlight some of those sports related business issues; but be advised that those highlights usually come with an opinion. Read more.


Kathy Dervin has been with Stocks & Jocks since 2011 as our Friday morning contributor, producer and banking guru. She has worked in the financial markets industry since 1993, including PC Quote/HyperFeed 1993 to 2003 and Thomson Reuters 2003 to 2013. She is currently Vice President at an investment bank.Read more.

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