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In today's global economy, understanding investment options can be an extremely challenging task. Investors are continually bombarded with hearsay opinions and ever-changing financial data. So, to prevail, serious investors need the benefit of market education and unbiased guidance.This realization is why a fast-growing number of listeners choose to make KPP Financial's 'InvestTalk' radio program and podcast a must have element of their investing strategy.InvestTalk is a weekday program that examines a series of fresh and relevant investment topics while answering caller questions. InvestTalk is made possible by KPP Financial of Irvine, California. The program / podcast is hosted by KPP principals Steve Peasley and Justin Klein.No investment question is out of bounds. Is your asset portfolio properly balanced? How can you better manage your 401(k)? How will economic events effect the real estate market?Please tell your friends and family members that they can hear timely answers to these and many other financial and investment questions on each InvestTalk episode, with a new one every weekday. Learn more-- http://blog.investtalk.comSupport this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/investtalk-investment-in-stock-market-financial-planning/donations

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In today's global economy, understanding investment options can be an extremely challenging task. Investors are continually bombarded with hearsay opinions and ever-changing financial data. So, to prevail, serious investors need the benefit of market education and unbiased guidance.This realization is why a fast-growing number of listeners choose to make KPP Financial's 'InvestTalk' radio program and podcast a must have element of their investing strategy.InvestTalk is a weekday program that examines a series of fresh and relevant investment topics while answering caller questions. InvestTalk is made possible by KPP Financial of Irvine, California. The program / podcast is hosted by KPP principals Steve Peasley and Justin Klein.No investment question is out of bounds. Is your asset portfolio properly balanced? How can you better manage your 401(k)? How will economic events effect the real estate market?Please tell your friends and family members that they can hear timely answers to these and many other financial and investment questions on each InvestTalk episode, with a new one every weekday. Learn more-- http://blog.investtalk.comSupport this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/investtalk-investment-in-stock-market-financial-planning/donations

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You guy's need new equipment. Love the podcast btw!

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Professional investment managers giving realistic takes on stocks and the market, very edutaining.

iTunes Ratings

649 Ratings
Average Ratings
415
86
51
38
59

Great but

By ElJefeLimas - May 03 2020
Read more
You guy's need new equipment. Love the podcast btw!

Good Listening for Unbiased Advice

By kyledamon96 - May 02 2020
Read more
Professional investment managers giving realistic takes on stocks and the market, very edutaining.
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InvestTalk

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In today's global economy, understanding investment options can be an extremely challenging task. Investors are continually bombarded with hearsay opinions and ever-changing financial data. So, to prevail, serious investors need the benefit of market education and unbiased guidance.This realization is why a fast-growing number of listeners choose to make KPP Financial's 'InvestTalk' radio program and podcast a must have element of their investing strategy.InvestTalk is a weekday program that examines a series of fresh and relevant investment topics while answering caller questions. InvestTalk is made possible by KPP Financial of Irvine, California. The program / podcast is hosted by KPP principals Steve Peasley and Justin Klein.No investment question is out of bounds. Is your asset portfolio properly balanced? How can you better manage your 401(k)? How will economic events effect the real estate market?Please tell your friends and family members that they can hear timely answers to these and many other financial and investment questions on each InvestTalk episode, with a new one every weekday. Learn more-- http://blog.investtalk.comSupport this podcast at — https://redcircle.com/investtalk-investment-in-stock-market-financial-planning/donations

Rank #1: 12-25-18: How HSAs (Health Savings Accounts) Offer A Triple Tax Benefit

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An HSA might make sense for you--especially if you are a high-income earner.
Today's Stocks & Topics: Bonds, Goldman Sacks, Credit Card Debt, Yield Curve, Regulation Fees, HSAs, Undateable, 401K and Mortgage, Personal Finance, 529 Plan, Stock Evaluation, Pullback, Short Ratio, Mortgage, 401k.

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Dec 25 2018

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Rank #2: 07-04-18: Index Funds vs. Mutual Funds

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Encore Presentation: The difference between index funds and mutual funds and why an index fund will almost certainly be a better investment than an actively managed mutual fund.

Today's Stocks & Topics: Capital Losses, The Market in 2018, Index Funds, Proffered Stocks, Roth I-R-A & Taxes, House Prices, International Markets, Residual Value, When to Sell., I-R-As, Triple-Double Tops, How to Start Investing, Mutual Funds, Technical Analysis.

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Jul 04 2018

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Rank #3: 04-12-19: Federal Reserve Vice Chair: U.S. Slowing, But Expansion Will ‘Almost Certainly’ Break Record

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This summer, the current economic expansion will become the longest on record-- and that outlook justifies the Fed’s current policy stance.
Today's Stocks & Topics: Deferring your taxes—is this a good idea?, Roth IRAs?, Student loans—is it a good idea to pay off early?, “WWE”, “PGE”, “UNH”, “COST”, “JNUG”, “VPU” or “XLU”?.


Podcast Listeners:  We are experiencing an intermittent technical issue that may cause the audio stream to break-up or sound distorted.  Please bear with us. New equipment is expected to correct this problem soon.

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Apr 13 2019

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Rank #4: 04-05-19: 5 Places Emerging As America’s New Technology Hot Spots

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Famous tech hubs like San Francisco, Seattle, and New York have become expensive and saturated, so savvy startups are choosing more affordable locations to establish a 'business dream' enterprise.


Today's Stocks & Topics: WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Warren Buffet Rules, OUT - Outfront Media Inc., Closed End Funds vs. Open End Funds, KIO - KKR Income Opportunities Fund, Jobs, YETI - YETI Holdings Inc., Cash-Out, GGG - Graco Inc.

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Apr 06 2019

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Rank #5: 04-04-19: 5 Smart Ways to Invest Your Tax Refund

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For the 60% of Americans who have filed tax returns, refunds are averaging $2,700-- money that could be used to build wealth.


Today's Stocks & Topics: DUK - Duke Energy Corp., BAYRY - Bayer AG ADR, Jobs Report, KHC - Kraft Heinz Co., CVS - CVS Health Corp., 529 Plan, PE - Parsley Energy Inc. Cl A, VFH - Vanguard Financials ETF, AMD - Advanced Micro Devices Inc.

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Apr 04 2019

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Rank #6: 06-12-19: How The DOJ Could Go After Google, Apple, And Other Big Tech Companies

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Old school regulations may not seem applicable, however the Feds say there are definite ways for tech to be shown in violation of antitrust law.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Budgeting, New Brokers Rule, FUTY - Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF, PLAY - Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc., AMT - American Tower REIT, MPC - Marathon Petroleum Corp., CTL - CenturyLink Inc., Saving for College.

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Jun 12 2019

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Rank #7: 06-17-19: Opinion: Business Conditions Are At Their Worst Level Since The 2008 Financial Crisis

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Swirling anxiety around the U.S.-China trade relationship has hurt the confidence of business leaders.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Home Prices, The Fed & Interest Rates Cuts, Risks of Early Retirement, Social Security, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., Buying Real Estate, NEE - NextEra Energy Inc., Price to Book Value, Broker vs. Fiduciary.

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Jun 17 2019

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Rank #8: 06-18-19: Opinion: Not All 'FAANGS' Will Survive The Regulation Battle

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A Wall Street firm has handicapped the impact of Big Tech regulation — and it's bad news for Facebook (FB).


Today's Stocks & Topics: The U.S. Dollar, Home-builder Stocks, Treasury Department Recommends ‘Mandatory’ Financial-literacy Courses For College Students, OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corp., FTEC - Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index ETF, Tax Cut Ratio, TLLIX - TIAA-CREF Lifecycle Index 2050 Fund Institutional, DELL - Dell Technologies Inc. Cl C, SANM - Sanmina Corp., CRM - Salesforce.com Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR.

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Jun 18 2019

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Rank #9: 04-01-19: As Amazon Heads For $2,000 A Share, Is the Lyft IPO A Bust?

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Investors who focus on technology stocks have wrestled with the decision of whether to go with well-established giants or invest in startup companies.

Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing Strategy, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., SNH - Senior Housing Properties Trust, Dividend Strategy, Charting, International Monetary Fund, Healthcare in Retirement, Support & Resistance, LYFT - Lyft Inc. Cl A, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., Stock Splits.

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Apr 02 2019

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Rank #10: 05-01-2020: U.S. GDP Downsized By 4.8% In First Quarter

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Amid the steepest contraction since the financial crisis, consumer spending, nonresidential fixed investment, exports and inventories were the biggest drags on U.S. economy.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Amazon Numbers, Mortgage Rates, DISH - DISH Network Corp. Cl A, GE - General Electric Co., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., Mortgage Furlough, OUT - Outfront Media Inc., CCO - Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc., Life Insurance, RDS.A - Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A, RDS.B - Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR B, BX - Blackstone Group Inc., OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corp., PG - Procter & Gamble Co., AMTD - TD Ameritrade Holding Corp.





TRIVIA QUESTION: "During past outbreaks of infectious diseases, including HIV/AIDS, SARS, and the Swine Flu, how has Wall Street reacted?"




Plus: Key Benchmark Numbers and Market Comments for: Oil, Gasoline, Gold and Treasury Yields.

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May 01 2020

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Rank #11: 06-07-18: What Bubble?: 7 Reasons to Buy a House Now

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In the wake of the financial crisis, many Americans lost faith in the idea of a house as an investment.
Today's Stocks & Topics: Retirement Accounts, Mortgage Rates, Blue Chip Companies, I-R-A, Investing, Financial Advisor vs. Financial Planner, Warrants, College Savings Plans, Buy & Rebalance, Roth, 401k, Hedge Funds.

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Jun 07 2018

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Rank #12: 07-26-19: Opinion: You Will Need A 5-point Plan For Surviving The Coming Stock-Market Downturn

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When investors are excessively bullish, it means two things — both bad for stocks.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Durable Goods Report, Best Countries for American Expats to Live Abroad, GDXJ - VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., GOOG - Alphabet Inc. Cl C, MCD - McDonald's Corp., QIWI - QIWI PLC ADR, Defensive Sectors, How Much Money to Invest, European Central Bank President Mario Draghi, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, Screening for Earnings.

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Jul 26 2019

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Rank #13: 03-05-19: What We Have Learned About Investing Since The Stock Market Bottom Of 2009

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It has been 10 years since the market bottomed in March 2009 and it has been a profitable period for the bulls-- but not the bears.


Today's Stocks & Topics: NWL - Newell Brands Inc., ISM - Manufacturing Index, New Home Sales, US-China Trade Deal, TAK - Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. ADR, Pullback, Caps, SFSNX - Schwab Fundamental US Small Company Index Fund, SWSSX - Schwab Small-Cap Index Fund, ETFs, GPS - Gap Inc., Young Business Woman.

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Mar 06 2019

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Rank #14: 07-06-18: Why Travel Stocks Could Be in Trouble Just as Vacation Season Begins

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With prices climbing faster than wage gains, we have the makings of a slowdown in consumer spending.

Today's Stocks & Topics: $SPX - S&P 500 Index, Jobs Report, Trade War, Retirement for Couples, Roth I-R-A, The Power of ETFs – Exchange Traded Funds, BGS - B&G Foods Inc., Narrowing the Spread, GDOT - Green Dot Corp. Cl A, KLAC - KLA-Tencor Corp., DAN - Dana Inc., P.E. Range.

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Jul 06 2018

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Rank #15: 09-18-19: Treasury Secretary: ‘Seriously Considering’ Issuing A 50-Year Bond Next Year

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One objective for the U.S. would be to widen credit spreads to help reverse an inverted yield curve trend.


Today's Stocks & Topics: The Repo Market, FedEx Earnings, Parents Financial Plans, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., TVIX - VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short Term ETN, Key Benchmark Numbers and Market Comments for: Oil, Gasoline, Treasury Yields, Unemployment, Bitcoin, Industrial Production, PRU - Prudential Financial Inc., VGPMX - Vanguard Global Capital Cycles Fund Investor, Shorting Crude Oil, GME - GameStop Corp. Cl A, WMT - Walmart Inc., Negative Interest Rates, FENY - Fidelity MSCI Energy Index ETF, BA - Boeing Co.

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Sep 18 2019

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Rank #16: 03-08-19: Opinion: Modern Monetary Theory (MMT) Is Smoke And Mirror Nonsense

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The next battle for central-bank independence is already unfolding-- and this could potentially destabilize the entire global financial system.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Invest in Real Estate, The Stock Market, Credit Scores, How Old is Old?, What is a Good Life?, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., Grant Deed, Resistance, The Dow Theory.

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Mar 09 2019

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Rank #17: 07-23-19: Analyst: The So-Called 'BAANG' Stocks Are Better Plays Than The Peaked 'FAANG' Stocks

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Gold is trading up more than 12% year-to-date and gold miners have room to grow.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Reasons the Markets are Rising, Bear Market signs, After Hours Justices Department Announcements, JCBUX – JP Morgan Core Bond Fund R6, PTRQX - PGIM Total Return Bond Fund R6, 401k Plan, Earnings, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., BYND - Beyond Meat Inc., WEN - Wendy's Co., MCD - McDonald's Corp., PREFX - T Rowe Price Tax-Efficient Equity Fund, DIS - Walt Disney Co., NFLX - Netflix Inc., Maxing Out Your 401k, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR., Amazon Record Profits.

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Jul 23 2019

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Rank #18: 10-25-19: Durable-Goods Orders Slip 1.1%-- A Bad Sign For The U.S. Economy?

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The continuing U.S-China trade conflict has disrupted the global economy, left business scrambling for new suppliers and dampened investment.

Today's Stocks & Topics: Is $1 Million Dollars Enough to Retire On?, Tariff War, Capital Gains Taxes, BAC - Bank of America Corp., Japanese Like Collapse, Consumer Sentiment Report, VMW - VMware Inc., 529 Plan, Dividend Payout Ratio, Investing in the Market.

Plus: Key Benchmark Numbers and Market Comments for: Gold, Oil, Gasoline, Treasury Yields; TRIVIA QUESTION: "In terms of market valuation, how much money did Bezos lose yesterday? And what is his approximate net worth today?"

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Oct 26 2019

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Rank #19: 04-30-20: Will U.S. Stocks Go Even Lower?

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Many analysts think the markets are likely to try to find fresh lows as the reality of the "pandemic-scarred" economic and corporate data becomes clear.


Today's Stocks & Topics: MIK - Michaels Cos. Inc., Options, VIAC – Viacom CBS Inc. Cl B, Reverse Splits, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp., LEVI - Levi Strauss & Co. Cl A, FSAGX - Fidelity Select Gold Portfolio, Stocks Ideas, RDSA - Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A, LLY - Eli Lilly & Co., DIN - Dine Brands Global Inc., Mortgages.

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Apr 30 2020

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Rank #20: 05-04-2020: First Quarter Health-Care Spending Plunged, Helping To Sink Economy

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The coronavirus put non-emergency health-care services on hold and the sector saw 42,000 jobs lost in March.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Unemployment Rate, VIAC - ViacomCBS Inc. Cl B, AY - Atlantica Yield PLC, Nesara-Gesara, Sales Earnings, FANG - Diamondback Energy Inc., COUP - Coupa Software Inc., CRWD - CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A.

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May 04 2020

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05-29-2020: How Companies Are Using Creative Accounting To Gauge Impact Of COVID-19

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Investors should look for signs that companies are piling too many negative charges into the pandemic-affected quarters.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Unemployment Checks, The Fed's Next Move, Don't Throw Your Junk Mail, T - AT&T Inc., Tech Stocks, QQQ - Invesco QQQ Trust Series I, STWD - Starwood Property Trust Inc., Gold, 

KL - Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd., NUE - Nucor Corp.



TRIVIA QUESTION: "Small businesses in the U.S. employ about half of the country's private workforce-- so, before COVID-19, HOW MANY small businesses were there? And, on average, HOW MANY DAYS of a cash buffer did small businesses have "on hand" to pay expenses?

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May 29 2020

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05-28-2020: Many Americans Who Manage To Keep Their Jobs May Suffer Salary Reductions

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Don’t expect a so-called V-shaped recovery if pay cuts across a broad spectrum leave less money for the kind of spending that can help spark our economy back to life.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividend Investing for Retirees, Credit Card Fraud, Tax Credit for Business, OKE - ONEOK Inc., Dogs of the Dow, SYF - Synchrony Financial, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., PFE - Pfizer Inc., Where to Invest.

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May 28 2020

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05-27-2020: Analyst: The Blind Spots Stock Investors Should Be Watching

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The lockdown-driven decline in economic activity and spike in unemployment may be hiding system vulnerabilities.




Today's Stocks & Topics: COVID 19, U.S.-China Relations, Bank Stress Test, Beginner Investor, APPS - Digital Turbine Inc., DHT - DHT Holdings Inc., CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc., FRT - Federal Realty Investment Trust, SRPT - Sarepta Therapeutics Inc., QCOM - Qualcomm Inc.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell recently suggested that our economy could contract by up to 30% during the second quarter of 2020-- if true, that would be the biggest drop in quarterly GDP in U.S. history--so, HOW does this compare with the percentage decline of the "Great Recession" of 2007 through 2009?"

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May 27 2020

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05-26-2020: Stock and Bond Prices Say Something Troubling About The Coronavirus Economy

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Analyst opinion: The coronavirus pandemic is likely to pummel Main Street while leaving Wall Street relatively unscathed.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Financial Health Crisis, New Home Sales, EXPR - Express Inc., Index Funds, Chinese Stocks, SDS - ProShares UltraShort S&P 500, PE - Parsley Energy Inc. Cl A, QQQ - Invesco QQQ Trust Series, 

GLD - SPDR Gold Shares.

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May 26 2020

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05-25-2020: ENCORE: Some of The Best Voicemails

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Today's Stocks & Topics: Asset Allocation, International Exposure, 401k, Commodities, Gold Stocks, Conference Calls, Become an Investor Advisor, Student Loans, Options, Bonds and Junk Bonds, First I-R-A, Yield Curve, 401k Contributions, Day Trading, ETFs or Mutual Funds, Roth I-R-A for a Child, Stimulus Effect, Bond Funds, Position, Trailing Stops.

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May 25 2020

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05-22-2020: The Sharp Edge Of The 'Volatility Sword' Cuts Deep

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In the opinion of one analyst, central bank policies encourage speculation and many investors are already in over their heads.




Today's Stocks & Topics: China and Wild Animals Consumption, 401k, China on U.S. Restrictions, ARKW - ARK Next Generation Internet ETF, Hedging the Market, COUP - Coupa Software Inc., F - Ford Motor Co., PCG - PG&E Corp., Options, J - Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., FLR - Fluor Corp., 




TRIVIA QUESTION: "When did the concept of patents originate? And WHEN was the FIRST United States patent issued?"

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May 22 2020

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05-21-2020: Most Americans Describe Their Lost Jobs As Temporary Layoffs, But They Might Be Wrong -

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Using historical data and survey results, the University of Chicago is predicting that 42% of all jobs lost through April will become permanent.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Savings, Commercial Real Estate, China Stock Fraud, SBUX - Starbucks Corp., LEVI - Levi Strauss & Co. Cl A, DBX - Dropbox Inc., TSLA - Tesla Inc., Securities, DIIBF - Dorel Industries Inc. Cl B, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, SLV - iShares Silver Trust.

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May 21 2020

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05-20-2020: Morgan Stanley: Today’s Stock Market Looks Like March 2009, Before The Longest Bull Run In History

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The head of U.S. equity strategy at Morgan Stanley has several reasons for a bullish outlook-- but is he right?




Today's Stocks & Topics: Cruise Lines, AIQ - Global X Future Analytics Tech ETF, Oil Rigs, The Government & Cash, Coronavirus vs. Summer Fun, Morgan Stanley, WFC - Wells Fargo & Co., New Investor, LOW - Lowe's Cos., OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corp., BAM - Brookfield Asset Management Inc. Cl A, EPGFX - EuroPac Gold Fund A, BA - Boeing Co., S&P 500.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "Mortgage rates have shown volatility over the decades, but looking back, what was the record low average for a 30-year fixed in 2012? And in which year did the AVERAGE rate hit a high mark?"

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May 20 2020

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05-19-2020: Silicon Valley Leaders: OK For Percentage Of Employees To Work From Home Forever

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At least six prominent tech companies are considering permanently moving a large percentage of their employees to work-from-home status.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Permanent Higher Evaluations, Mortgages, OAS - Oasis Petroleum Inc., TDOC - Teladoc Health Inc., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, Finance Books, DCP - DCP Midstream L.P., Two-thirds Of Fund Managers Say Stocks Are Still In A Bear Market, The Gold Market, 

M - Macy's Inc., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., BGS - B&G Foods Inc.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "How many hotel properties are there in the United States? And-- what is the largest publicly traded HOTEL chain?"

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May 19 2020

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05-18-2020: Quantitative Easing, MMT, and Inflation/Deflation: A Primer

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Quantitative easing (QE) occurs when central banks, such as the U.S. Federal Reserve, create new money to buy government bonds or other securities.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Warren Buffett, HEXO - HEXO Corp., HRZN - Horizon Technology Finance Corp., SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, 

HLX - Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc., NEM - Newmont Corp., KL - Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd., New Investor, OSK - Oshkosh Corp., VTSAX - Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Admiral.

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May 18 2020

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05-15-2020: Strategist Prediction: Markets Are Too Optimistic

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Ahead of an earnings decline of between 30% and 50% this year, one market watcher thinks another 'leg down' is likely.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Social Security for 2020, AWK - American Water Works Co., AWR - American States Water Co., SMLP - Summit Midstream Partners L.P., DHC - Diversified Healthcare Trust, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., Warren Buffett, NEM - Newmont Corp., Retirement Plan, Coronavirus Vaccine.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "WHAT is a 'bank run' and, historically, WHEN did early forms of bank runs begin?"


I will have the surprising answer after the break.




Plus: Key Benchmark Numbers and Market Comments for: Oil, Gasoline, Gold and Treasury Yields.

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May 15 2020

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05-14-2020: After Trying For A Decade, Central Banks Might Succeed At Generating Inflation

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While the inflation could help stimulate the economy in the short term, the longer-term ramifications are often dangerous.



Today's Stocks & Topics: BIIB - Biogen Inc., LMI - LION e-Mobility AG, 

UAA - Under Armour Inc. Cl A, DHI - D.R. Horton Inc., STZ - Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A, SBUX - Starbucks Corp., Tax Breaks, VTR - Ventas Inc.,

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May 14 2020

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05-13-2020: Opinion: Why Safe Dividend Stocks Could Help You Earn Solid Passive Income

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Some investors may be convinced that generating a passive income from stocks is too risky-- however, stocks with defensive characteristics may be worthy of consideration.




Today's Stocks & Topics: BAC - Bank of America Corp., DKNG - DraftKings Inc. Cl A, CCL - Carnival Corp., M - Macy's Inc., NUGT - Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 2X Shares, COTY - Coty Inc. Cl A, Earnings Report, MPW - Medical Properties Trust Inc., GS - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., China Stocks, Depression, If The Market Tumbles.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "How many OIL tankers are there in the world? And what is the approximate cost to build a NEW super tanker in 2020?"

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May 13 2020

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05-12-2020: Analyst Opinion Warns: A ‘Much More Severe’ Stock Market Selloff Ahead

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The reality of the dire state of the economy will catch up with equity investors-- because the depth and duration of our calamity are 'unknowable'.




Today's Stocks & Topics: The Federal Reserve, Bears and Bulls Arguments, Inflation, Interest Rates & Refinancing, GDXJ - VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF, WD - Walker & Dunlop Inc., Cash, Shop Online, Reverse Split, PENN - Penn National Gaming Inc., CARS - Cars.com Inc., Stock Evaluation, KAR - KAR Auction Services Inc., CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc., Consumer Price Index.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "Approximately HOW MANY banks are there in the United States? And how many banks have FAILED in recent years?"

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May 12 2020

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05-11-2020: Opinion: Why The Stock Market Is Up In Spite Of Historic Job Losses

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Jobs data is backward-looking but with the federal government providing record stimulus measures, some argue that the recovery will be swift.


Today's Stocks & Topics: Lesson Learned By A Trader In The Oil Market, The Mortgage Market is Breaking Again, College Graduations, AMRN - Amarin Corp. PLC ADR, HFRO - Highland Income Fund, Mortgage Rates, OKE - ONEOK Inc., KO - Coca-Cola Co., PEP - PepsiCo Inc., Earnings, GE - General Electric Co.

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May 12 2020

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05-08-2020: Opinion: Economist With 'Perfect Record' Is Betting Current Recession Over By End Of 2020

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05-08-2020: Opinion: Economist With 'Perfect Record' Is Betting Current Recession Over By End Of 2020



An expert's theory argues that COVID-19 is an 'accelerant' of underlying trends for a recession that started in Q1 this year.




Today's Stocks & Topics: RE - Everest Re Group Ltd., STNE - StoneCo Ltd. Cl A, Muni-Bonds, FDMMX - Fidelity Massachusetts Municipal Income Fund, Economic Numbers, SQQQ - ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ, FNV - Franco-Nevada Corp., Looking for New Stocks, VZ - Verizon Communications Inc., The Lows, Rollovers, V - Visa Inc. Cl A.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "What are the 4 types of treasury securities? And, going back in time, what was the name of the agency that managed U.S. debt?"




Plus: Key Benchmark Numbers and Market Comments for: Oil, Gasoline, Gold and Treasury Yields.

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May 08 2020

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05-07-2020: Opinion: How The Coronavirus Pandemic Could Forever Change Home Buying And Mortgage Lending

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The mortgage industry is implementing reforms that will be long-lasting in terms of how lenders operate and how consumers obtain financing.


Today's Stocks & Topics: CINF - Cincinnati Financial Corp., DOW - Dow Inc.

Crypto Currency, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, Gold, 401k Asset Allocation, TSM - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. Ltd. ADR, UPS - United Parcel Service Inc. Cl B.

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May 07 2020

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05-06-2020: Analyst Report: Nine Stocks Facing Dividend-Cut Risks

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A firm that uses a method known as "uniform accounting" to better compare financial reports has identified public companies that may be forced to cut their dividends.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Pfizer, Corporate Bonds, Half of Americans Cancel Vacation Plans, BBAR - Banco BBVA Argentina S.A. ADR, RGEN - Repligen Corp., RIG - Transocean Ltd., BMA - Banco Macro S.A. ADR, Fair Value, Sectors, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, FSLR - First Solar Inc., TMUS - T-Mobile US Inc., CATS - Catasys Inc.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "The first major discovery of silver ore in the United States occurred in 1859... WHAT was the strike called? And WHERE was it located?"

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May 06 2020

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05-05-2020: Opinion: 2020 Is Lining Up Like The 2000 Dot-Com Bubble Crash

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A former Goldman manager has identified several reasons why he thinks we will have 40% drop in the markets over the rest of this year.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Gold, MDT - Medtronic PLC, PCG - PG&E Corp., Reverse Stock Split, Semi-Conductor Sector, LMT - Lockheed Martin Corp., Unemployment Rate, BLUE - Bluebird Bio Inc., EADSY - Airbus SE ADR, ENPH - Enphase Energy Inc., CCL - Carnival Corp., AMV - American Vietnamese Biotech Inc., Michael Wilson, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist at Morgan Stanley, Home Buyers.




TRIVIA QUESTION: "Could the FED policies cause acute inflation down the road?" AND-- The United States monetary system used to be based on the 'gold standard'-- when was that abandoned?"

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May 05 2020

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05-04-2020: First Quarter Health-Care Spending Plunged, Helping To Sink Economy

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The coronavirus put non-emergency health-care services on hold and the sector saw 42,000 jobs lost in March.




Today's Stocks & Topics: Unemployment Rate, VIAC - ViacomCBS Inc. Cl B, AY - Atlantica Yield PLC, Nesara-Gesara, Sales Earnings, FANG - Diamondback Energy Inc., COUP - Coupa Software Inc., CRWD - CrowdStrike Holdings Inc. Cl A.

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May 04 2020

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Great but

By ElJefeLimas - May 03 2020
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You guy's need new equipment. Love the podcast btw!

Good Listening for Unbiased Advice

By kyledamon96 - May 02 2020
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Professional investment managers giving realistic takes on stocks and the market, very edutaining.