September 25, 2016
Of course the latest Fed decision as well as the Bank of Japan’s stimulus tweaks are discussed along with some of the more important items that occurred and will be watched.
September 18, 2016
Guest, Frank Curzio and Andrew discuss some of the speakers and topics from the recent Delivering Alpha conference. Frank literary had front row seats and gathered some great information that he shares.
We also talk about the recent Apple (AAPL) meeting and release of new hardware, markets, the economy as well as Frank’s an update on Frank’s new venture – Curzio Research.
Plus a few of Frank’s favorite stocks – listen to why he thinks these may soon see some significant upside.
September 11, 2016
Markets had a bad week as information was digested from Fed speakers as well as the ECB. Not much of a surprise here as there has been too much range-bound complacency building for weeks. The lack of central bank support was only part of the reason for the sell-off. Listen-in as we go through some of the back-story about what helped to create this downside move.
In this episode we also get to the bottom of why wage growth is non-existent.
More importantly – what is the bond market telling us and what to make of it? Some important ideas on how to reduce risk in your fixed income investments are discussed – plus some practical tips.
September 4, 2016
Carley Garner is our guest as we delve into the topic of futures and commodities. Carley helps us better understand some of the basic and more advance features of trading oil, grains and equity futures. In addition, we look at what beginners need to know about trading this volatile area of markets – before they start with real money.
Listen in as Carley exposes the two best seasonal trades in the energy markets.
This episode also provides some insight into the latest jobs numbers and ISM manufacturing reports. Read more
August 28, 2016
Naked Spreads and Strangles – it doesn’t get much sexier that that. Yes, we are talking about options – but don’t be afraid as our guest, Kirk Du Plessis of OptionAlpha walks us through some “complex” strategies that are really much simpler that you think.
We discuss spreads, strangles, condors and other ways to profit from options. Kirk also gives is a good primer of Delta, Theta, Gamma and Vega – all the Greek you will need.
Of course central bank activity is in the spotlight and we take a close look at Yellen’s Jackson Hole speech and what to make of it. Read more