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Rating Low Interest Rates

October 27, 2017


Kevin O’Neill leads off the show talking ethics in amateur athletic programs, Notre Dame football and cloud computing. Kathy Dervin is in-studio. Chief and Kathy welcome the ‘Snarky Professor’, Hal Snarr, of Westminster College. They take a deep dive into Fed strategy and how low interest rates have affected economic growth. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location talks tech stocks and anti-trust. 

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Inflated Boot Straps

August 23, 2017


Kevin O’Neill leads off talking MLB playoff races, Trump’s disastrous rally in Phoenix and how rising college tuition has changed the landscape for incoming graduates. Fari Hamzei of Hamzei Analytics discusses the evolution of Las Vegas before breaking down Military spending policy. Finally, Dan Haugh, President of PTI Securities & Futures, joins the Chief to get into the weeds of our current ‘Fed-created’ market and economy. 

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Entitled As Health

August 22, 2017


Psychologist, Dr. Mark Johnson, returns to the show to discuss the stress the average middle class family may be taking on due to healthcare premiums. Joel Elconin of Benzinga previews a little Big Ten football. Kenny Polcari, Director of NYSE Floor Operations at O’Neil Securities and a contributor to CNBC, wonders what the market would look like without the help of the Federal Reserve over the last nine years. Bob Cerone, Founder & CEO of CognosHR returns to the show to take a deeper dive into healthcare reform. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location delves inside the mind of a Trump supporter. 

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The Side Hustle

June 26, 2017


Chicago attorney Brendan Cournane is in-studio. Chief and Brendan welcome options guru and veteran floor trader, Frank Fahey, to talk dating apps, market trends and much more. The guys then touch on Illinois’s labor crisis, what millennials call the ‘side hustle’, and the disconnect between politicians and the ‘Average Joe’. David Andalman of PTI Securities & Futures tells us how to trade these bull markets. 

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Lordy, I Hope There Are Tapes

June 9, 2017


It’s a James Comey Friday on Stocks & Jocks. Joel Elconin of Benzinga leads off sharing his thoughts on the testimony before previewing Friday’s Belmont Stakes. Kevin O’Neill takes the baton from there saying the Comey hearing was a ‘split decision’. Hal Snarr, Author and Professor of Economics at Westminster College, believes the less government interference in all aspects of society, the better we’ll be. Finally, John Neal of PTI Securities & Futures‘ Peoria, AZ location recaps Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals, the British reelections and more, before sharing trading strategies heading into Friday’s markets.

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