Stocks for six large food retailers, including Kroger and Wal-Mart Stores, lost around $12 billion in value in a matter of hours on Thursday after the announcement that Amazon will be going on a price cutting spree storewide beginningMonday! We'll find out what Kroger and other grocers will be doing to compete what Jeff Bezos really has up his sleeve...
In case you haven't noticed, a mini boom is emerging in some areas of the commodities market, especially in the arena of base metals! Prices for copper hit their highest level in nearly three years Monday, and zinc sits at its highest price in a decade. Aluminum climbed to a three-year peak last week, and iron ore has rallied 35% since the end of May. Shares of miners like Freeport McMoran also have soared 28 percent. Several analysts believe the trend will continue, we'll review the fundamental reason why it might be true!
Three weeks ago, 65% of stocks in the Standard & Poor’s 500 index had positive momentum; now, only 35% do, says a professional analyst in Barrons. He says “There is an internal decay taking hold,” referring to the slowing upward momentum of many stocks in the S&P 500, and expects a 10% or greater correction this fall. How much risk are you taking for the reward you are expecting? Let's analyze!! And its a TATRO TUESDAY--Bill will join us to examine RISK and REWARD in this market, and what you need to know..
...It’s a Larry Kudlow Monday! Hear former Reagan economist and popular syndicated radio host Larry Kudlow dig deep into the topics of health care, the economy, and tax reform with key guests from Washington and Wall Street! A power packed show today!
It’s a JOE FRIDAY! Mortgage expert and senior loan officer Joe Capitano will join Steve and I for an in depth update of the real estate and mortgage markets but first, we’ll find out why August has been one of the worst months in history for the stock market for decades and whether or not electric cars will shut down the electric grid one day--experts say its possible! You won't want to miss today's show!
...Is the market overpriced? How much higher can it go? We'll review three different measuring sticks used by analysts to gauge how risky the market is and whether it has more gas in the tank , then Estate Planning Attorney Richard Dwornik joins us for timely estate planning tips regarding successor trustees.
It’s a health and wealth Wednesday! PHD and former ASU faculty member Doris Milton--who is also a master tax advisor-- will be joining us to talk about health issues which of course tie into financial issues, but first we will compare two retail giants-- Walmart and Amazon—and see how Walmart is closing the gap and fooling the critics, including Warren Buffett!
Will you get your money's worth from paying your Social Security taxes? Many people wonder if they will get all the money back out that they paid in and what their actual rate of return is on the money they do pay into the system. They also wonder what will happen when the system potentially breaks down and is no longer solvent—an event projected within fifteen years from right now. Learn what your rate of return on Social Security might be!