Animal Spirits: Getting Rich Quick

On today’s show we discuss the round trip in oil prices, why predicting the future is so difficult, how we define a bubble, why interest rates didn’t go higher, active outflows are speeding up, Black Friday deals we found, crypto prices got out of hand, the downside of technology and more.

Talk Your Book: The Buy-Write Strategy

On today’s show, we are joined by Ray Di Bernardo, VP and Portfolio Manager of Madison Investments to discuss writing call options, buying growth at a reasonable price, earnings in 2023, and much more!

Animal Spirits: A Confusing Year

On today’s show, we discuss the impact of interest rates on business formation, the opposite of stagflation, why there was no spillover from the crypto crash, why the S&P 500 is not the economy, why remote work might bring down rental inflation, and much more.

Animal Spirits: The Crypto Blow-Up

On today’s show we discuss inflation is finally falling, will the stock market wait for the Fed’s all-clear, the FTX saga, how SBF fooled everyone, what comes next for crypto, why streaming stocks are struggling, 5 years of Animal Spirits and much more.

Talk Your Book: Checking in on Buffered ETFs

On today’s show, we have Bruce Bond, CEO of Innovator ETFs give us an update on the buffered ETFs, how buffers and caps behave during high-volatility environments, how advisors are using these products, and much more!

Animal Spirits: No Soft Landing

On today’s episode, we discuss the Fed sending us into a recession, our only chance for a soft landing, why predicting inflation is so difficult, why there is no such thing as a normal market, the biggest risk in crypto, why Chevy Chase was a one of one and much more.

Animal Spirits: A Housing Recession

On today’s show we discuss why most people don’t care about the bear market, the relationship between wages and inflation, why we won’t see a repeat of the 1970s, why Apple is the best company in the world, the revenge of the Dow, tech stock valuations, the best decade ever for movies and much more.

Talk Your Book: Doubling Down on Crypto

We are joined by Jack Neureuter, Fidelity Digital Assets Research Analyst, and Ramine Bigdeliazari, Director of Product for Fidelity Digital Assets to discuss Fidelity’s relationship and interest in crypto, proof of work vs proof of stake, crypto winter, and much more!

Animal Spirits: Bear Market Math

On today’s show, we discuss the slowing housing market, taking Animal Spirits on the road, why consumers keep spending money, how the stock market moves during a bear market, some optimism for a 60/40 portfolio, why the 4% rule is still alive and well, a bunch of movie recommendations and much more.