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Today's Market Explained with Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon

Today's Market Explained with Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon

By Brian Kasal
Financial experts from FourStar Wealth Advisors explain today's market for all to understand.
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#96 A Potent, Proven Secret to Building Generational Wealth in 2021 W/ Kenneth Roberts, Portfolio Manager at IWC Asset Management
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible!   This episode’s guest is Kenneth Roberts (http://amm.streamon.fm/). With  markets continuing to hit all-time highs, assessing and diversifying  risk in your portfolio to protect your nest egg has never been more  crucial. Luckily, you don’t have to navigate this daunting task  completely on your own. This week’s guest, Kenneth Roberts, is a  diversification and securities expert since the early 1990’s. You’ll  learn essential de-risking strategies, insights on investing in Bitcoin  vs. gold, and a potent, proven secret on how to build generational  wealth.  https://www.linkedin.com/in/kenneth-roberts-47453429/   Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see  short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this  episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned,  and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general  public and general information purposes only. This content is not  considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments.  Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared  to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough  review with your investment advisor considering all factors including  personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered  investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of  Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has  filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements.  For information about FourStar's registration status and business  operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the  most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment  advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
20:50
September 20, 2021
#95 Market Checkin: Are Investors Buying Crypto Instead of Gold? w/ Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
42:07
September 9, 2021
#94 Market Checkin: How To Outperform a Market Hitting New Highs, Chip Shortages + Can Fortune 500 Companies Trust China? w/ Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
41:44
September 5, 2021
#93 Market Checkin: Dow Jones Topping 35,000 for 1st Time, Delta Variant, Profitable Airlines, Dud RobinHood IPO w/ Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
37:53
August 6, 2021
#92 How To Make Money Investing in Oil and Natural Gas w/ Angus Baker, CIO of Montego Minerals
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know to Reach Your Financial Goals In The Shortest Time Possible” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this free gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! This episode’s guest is Angus Baker, the Chief Information Officer of Montego Minerals. He’s here to show how one can invest in owning oil and natural gas royalties and the risks and advantages involved in investing in it. In a broader sense, he also talks about the truths about how the world, as a technology-driven society, consumes and depends on oil. https://www.linkedin.com/in/angus-baker-4b6bb418 https://www.Golfsmvp.com (Company Website) Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general  public and general information purposes only. This content is not  considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments.  Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared  to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough  review with your investment advisor considering all factors including  personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered  investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of  Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has  filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements.  For information about FourStar’s registration status and business  operations please consult the firm’s form ADV disclosure documents, the  most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment  advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
58:18
August 3, 2021
#91 How to Make Money in the Housing Market Right Now W/ Kelly J. Price - Senior Mortgage Consultant
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know to Reach Your Financial Goals In The Shortest Time Possible” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this free gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! This episode’s guest is Kelly J. Price (KPrice@WintrustMortgage.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/kelly-j-price-8266423). You probably remember the great mortgage crisis of 08-09, which may have had a devastating effect on your portfolio. With our economy in uncharted territory and experiencing another rapid rise in home prices, deep insight into the mortgage sector is needed now more than ever. This week’s guest, Kelly J. Price specializes in loan consulting at Wintrust with over 16+ years combined experience. She’s here to give us deep insights about the mortgage market, possible causes of rapidly rising home prices and general real estate sentiment, allowing you to make wise investment decisions based on cold, hard facts happening in real time. Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME
28:23
July 26, 2021
#90 Market Checkin: Bitcoin's Collapse, Big Tech Under Fire, and the Wild Housing Market w/ Brian Kasal and Chris Reardon
Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
33:37
July 13, 2021
#89 Where the Commercial Real Estate and Investment Market Is Going w/ Tom Hardin and Bill Himmelstein
Tom Hardin (@canterburytom) joins us to talk about the current volatile state of the investment market, where it’s heading, and what best decisions to make to keep us on track. With the rest of the world slowly getting out of the pandemic, where is the market heading?  Bill Himmelstein (@T__A__G_) also joins us this week to talk about the future of commercial real estate. Are we really transitioning to a hybrid workforce? Or will we soon realize why we have office spaces in the first place?  We discuss these topics and more on this week’s episode! https://www.linkedin.com/in/thomas-hardin-cmt-cfp-02778a10/ https://www.canterburygroup.com/index.php https://www.linkedin.com/in/williamhimmelstein https://tagcommercialbroker.com/ Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Crush Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
01:24:25
June 28, 2021
#88 Should Big Tech Be Regulated Like Utilities? Is Carbon Trading a Good Investment? Can Markets Crash During a Recovery? w/ Brian Kasal - CEO and Founder of FourStar Wealth
With the economy now recovering from the pandemic, the consequences of the government’s stimulus plans are coming to light.  Will people get back to work anytime soon?  Will America’s economy suffer from a large-scale crisis?  In this episode, FourStar Wealth CEO Brian Kasal and FourStar Wealth Director of Development Christopher Reardon discuss the country’s growing debt, inflation, commodities, and market power. Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Crush Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME DISCLAIMER: This podcast is provided by FourStar Wealth Advisors for the general public and general information purposes only. This content is not considered to be an offer to buy or sell any securities or investments. Investing involves the risk of loss and an investor should be prepared to bear potential losses. Investment should only be made after thorough review with your investment advisor considering all factors including personal goals, needs and risk tolerance. FourStar is an SEC registered investment advisor that maintains a principal business in the state of Illinois. The firm may only transact business in states in which it has filed or qualifies for a corresponding exemption from such requirements. For information about FourStar's registration status and business operations please consult the firm's form ADV disclosure documents, the most recent versions of which are available on the SEC investment advisory public disclosure website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov
51:37
June 8, 2021
#87 Post Pandemic Oil and Natural Gas Production Trends, Growths, and Risks w/ Angus Baker - CIO of Montego Minerals
*For a Free Investment Consultation please go to https://FourStarWealth.com/contact-us, email Contact@FourStarWealth.com or call at 800-888-5164!  This episode’s guest is Angus Baker, the Chief Information Officer of Montego Minerals.  He’s here to show how the market responds to the oil industry, and why one should invest in it.  As the world starts to recover from the pandemic, know the expected trends, growths, and risks in the production of oil and natural gas.  In a broader sense, learn the truths about how the world, as a technology-driven society, consumes and depends on oil. https://www.linkedin.com/in/angus-baker-4b6bb418 https://montegocapitalpartners.com/ Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Crush Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME
01:07:55
May 17, 2021
#86 The Best Way To Investigate Investments Before Investing w/ Neil Greene - President and CEO - JABOY Productions
*For a Free Investment Consultation please go to https://FourStarWealth.com/contact-us, email Contact@FourStarWealth.com or call at 800-888-5164! This episode’s guest is Neil Green (https://JaboyProductions.com/). Investing is always an adventure, but you don’t have to grab a machete and hack through the jungle of commodities, cryptocurrency, alternative investment, etc. alone. There are experts out there to help you do your due diligence and make the right decisions for you and the people you care about most. This week’s guest, Neil Greene, designs events that put those experts in the same room with some of the wealthiest, most sophisticated investors in the country. He’s here to encourage you to invest in yourself, level-up your network, and venture into some serious capital. https://www.linkedin.com/in/neil-greene-2003571/ https://JaboyProductions.com/ (Company Website) Download the “65 Investment Terms You MUST Know To Crush Your Financial Goals” for FREE by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Follow @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube to see short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME
46:42
May 3, 2021
#85 Pandemic's Last 12 Months Have Been S&P 500’s Best Since The 1950’s w/ David Lebovitz - Executive Director and Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan
*For a Free Investment Consultation please go to https://FourStarWealth.com/ , email Contact@FourStarWealth.com or call us at 800-888-5164! The economy has been in a Goldilocks state since the pandemic started.  With all the news about inflation, unemployment, and disruption in the supply curve, what is there to expect as vaccination initiatives start to roll out? Then we talk with David Lebovitz (linkedin.com/in/davidlebovitz), a Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan to discuss these concerns. You’ll find out more about the post-pandemic economic projections and their implications for the country’s stakeholders. Download our FREE guide on the “50 Investing Terms You Need to Know To Reach Your Financial Goals” by going to https://TodaysMarketExplained.com/ Trust us, this gift will be your cheat sheet for reaching your financial goals in the shortest time possible! Check out short videos of all the best and most valuable moments from this episode by following @TodaysMarketExplained on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube! Connect with Brian Kasal and TME: To see the complete show notes, specific links to everything mentioned, and videos of the best moments from the episode please go to https://todaysmarketexplained.com/ Follow TME on TikTok: https://www.tiktok.com/@TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/TodaysMarketExplained Like TME on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TodaysMarketExplained Follow TME on Twitter: https://twitter.com/PodcastTME Subscribe on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCYjCaTkX698mc6yAFaFz4tg
01:02:10
April 22, 2021
#84 Are We About to See the National Legalization of Cannabis? with special guests Beau Epperly and Robert Elam - Board Members of IGF Green Cannabis Growing
On this FourStar Podcast: The Bull market asset classes are currently highest ranked and the real safe secure asset classes are the lowest ranked so the market is signaling we are in a Bull market. With the market so high are we headed for a crash? We also touch on NFT's. We are then joined by special guests Beau Epperly and Robert Elam of IGF Green Cannabis Growing to discuss the future of the Cannabis growing industry.
01:02:57
April 6, 2021
#83 Commodities Making Moves, Big Jobs Report and All Eyes on Inflation, with Special Guest Jeremy Schwartz of WisdomTree
On this FourStar Podcast: Major asset class moves, including an upward trend in commodities. We also discuss recent economic data and how inflation expectations are causing volatility in the equity markets. We are then joined by special guest Jeremy Schwartz, Global Head of Research for WisdomTree, who will discuss his view on future expectations for the markets.
49:29
March 19, 2021
#82 Bond Market Volatility and a Commodity Bull Market, with Special Guest Murray Peretz- CEO of Spectrum Real Estate Properties
On this FourStar Podcast: We delve into recent mixed-up economic numbers and digest the volatility spilling into the bond markets. We also walk through the commodity markets and the impact that recent winter storms could play in this arena. Then, hear a special interview with Murray Peretz, CEO and founder of Spectrum Real Estate Properties, on the current state of commercial office space in the Chicago market.
45:00
February 23, 2021
#81 The Next Target of ‘WallStreetBets’, Bitcoin at New Highs, and Special Guests Bob and Josh Barone of Universal Value Advisors
On this FourStar Podcast: We dissect recent economic numbers and the impact that new policies could have on the markets. We also delve into the next big move by the Reddit group ‘WallStreetBets’ and Bitcoin reaching new highs. Then, listen as we are joined by Economist and Advisor Robert Barone and Josh Barone of Universal Value Advisors.
49:47
February 12, 2021
#80 GameStop Madness, New Financial Policies and Special Interview with Famed Angel Investor and Hyde Park Angels Founder Jeff Carter
On this FourStar Podcast: We discuss the current market trends and what impact the new administration could have on financial policies and tax rates.  We also walk through the recent GameStop short squeeze and what it means for the market.  We are then joined for an interview with famed Angel Investor Jeff Carter.
57:01
January 29, 2021
#79 The Factors Affecting the New Administration… and the Market. Then Hear About Restaurant Industry Growth, with Special Guest Beverly Raphael Altman, CEO & Chairwoman of RCC Associates, a National
On this FourStar Podcast: A new administration begins in a New Year- hear about the economic factors affecting the market outlook.  Then hear about the growth of the restaurant industry from special guest Beverly Raphael Altman, CEO & Chairwoman of RCC Associates, a build-out specialist and respected commercial contractor for restaurant, retail, and hospitality construction across the country.
49:09
January 23, 2021
#78 Bitcoin Mania and a Market Update As We Enter 2021
On this FourStar Podcast: Hear about the market status as we enter 2021 and what impact the new administration may have.  We also dissect the new Bitcoin Mania that has gripped the market and the causes for its dramatic rise.
31:12
January 15, 2021
#77 A Pulse of the Economy as a Vaccine Rollout Begins… and What’s the State of the Restaurant Industry? A Perspective with Special Guest John Buchanan, Founding Partner and President of Lettuce Consu
On this FourStar Podcast: Get a pulse on the market and the overall economy as a worldwide vaccine rollout begins in earnest.  Then listen in on the state of the restaurant industry from special guest John Buchanan, Founding Partner and President of national restaurant consultants, Lettuce Consulting Group and Senior Vice President of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, one of the nation’s leading restaurant groups.
51:59
December 18, 2020
#76 The market continues to rise, despite worsening economic numbers… and a special interview with Charles "Chuck" Self, CIO and COO of iSectors, an ETF Investment Strategist
On this FourStar Podcast: The market continues to rise, despite worsening economic numbers.  Then, listen in on a special interview with Charles "Chuck" Self, CIO and COO of iSectors, an ETF Investment Strategist, as he gives perspective on precious metals, including gold, silver, platinum and palladium.
38:54
November 30, 2020
#75 Post-Election Market Review and a Check-In with Economist Robert Barone and Josh Barone
On this FourStar Podcast: We give a post-election market review and talk about what may lie ahead for the economy. After the main podcast we interview special guests and FourStar advisors, economist Bob Barone and Josh Barone, as they share their views on the state of the market and the economy.
45:55
November 13, 2020
#74 Market Volatility Showing its Spookiness before Halloween and Our Pre-Election Night Thoughts!
It’s a Spooky FourStar Podcast: Recent volatility in the market is causing quite a Fright! What could be the main drivers of it? We also unpack the latest economic information and talk a bit about the upcoming election and what to expect- we promise no Tricks, just the Treat of the FourStar Podcast!
34:21
October 30, 2020
#73 Will a Cryptocurrency Replace the Dollar? The Largest IPO Ever and a Special Guest Interview with David Lebovitz of J.P. Morgan Asset Management
On this FourStar Podcast: We unpack the latest 3rd quarter economic trends and discuss the Federal Reserve investigating the adoption of a Cryptocurrency. On the international front, a surprising GDP number out of China, that goes along with a possibility for the largest IPO ever. After the main podcast we interview David M. Lebovitz, Executive Director and Global Market Strategist at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
48:51
October 23, 2020
#72 Election Volatility, Chinese Market Hits New Record and the First Country to Default from the Pandemic
On this FourStar Podcast: we walk through how economic data is playing into the upcoming election and market volatility. We then discuss the Chinese stock market and the movement of the Chinese yuan vs the U.S. dollar, as well as the first country to potentially default from the pandemic. Listen to this and more on The FourStar Podcast!
30:45
October 16, 2020
#71 Layoffs Accelerating, Election Market Volatility and Major Economic News with Special Guest Laura Ellis and Tripti Kasal of Baird & Warner
On this episode of The FourStar Podcast we discuss some of the major layoffs announced by major companies, along with unpacking some of the latest economic numbers. We will dissect the volatility bond and stock market and how long it could continue. At the end of this podcast we are joined by Laura Ellis and Tripti Kasal who will discuss what they are seeing in the residential real estate market during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
47:30
October 9, 2020
#70 Early Signs of the COVID Impact on the Commercial Real Estate Market- with Special Guest Barbara Ellis-Racic
On this FourStar Podcast: a digest of the latest economic news and financial markets. We discuss some early signs of the COVID impact on the commercial real estate market and much more. After the show we will be joined by special guest Barbara Ellis-Racic, Executive Vice President at Corporate Real Estate Solutions in Chicago, for a conversation on what she is seeing in the commercial real estate space.
54:33
October 1, 2020
#69 COVID Data Digest, Massive IPO's and an Interview with Special Guest Ray Sullivan
On this FourStar Podcast: we discuss recently released COVID data, as well as the historical rise in the technology sector and how it led to the latest massive IPO.  After the podcast, we interview Raymond Sullivan, a CPA and FourStar Advisor working out of Crestwood, Illinois.
34:27
September 18, 2020
#68 Technology Stocks Stumble, National Debt Surpasses U.S. GDP and Oil Prices at a 3-Month Low
On this FourStar Podcast: The national debt will surpass U.S. GDP and oil hits a 3-month low. We also discuss the divergence between equal weighting and capitalization weighting and the impact it can have on overall returns.
37:14
September 11, 2020
#67 Millennials Driving the Housing Market & the Impact of Hurricane Laura on Gas Prices
On this FourStar Podcast: Positive new economic data and leadership changes in an asset class.  We also look at the impact Hurricane Laura will have on gasoline prices, how millennials are beginning to drive the housing market and end with an interview with FourStar Advisor James Kirchner.
41:00
August 28, 2020
#66 The Five Stocks Moving the Market & the Path to Recovery, with Special Guest Jeremy Schwartz of WisdomTree Funds
On this FourStar Podcast: the uneven rally in the equity markets and thoughts on the latest economic numbers.  We also discuss a rally in an unexpected commodity and have a special guest interview with Jeremy Schwartz, Executive Vice President and Global Head of Research at WisdomTree Funds.
01:11:07
August 21, 2020
#65 The Rise of Gold & Lasting Impacts of The Global Pandemic
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast we talk about the falling dollar which is driving a rise in gold prices. We also discuss updated economic numbers and possible lasting impacts of the global pandemic.
36:00
August 7, 2020
#64 Roundtable discussion with Kevin O'Leary, star of CNBC’s Shark Tank
On this FourStar Podcast: Hear from special guests Kevin O'Leary of CNBC’s Shark Tank, Connor O'Brien, CEO/President of O'Shares, along with Bob and Josh Barone from our Reno office, in a roundtable interview discussing economic trends.
29:31
July 23, 2020
#63 A Rising Housing Market, Better Than Expected Economic Numbers and Special Guest Advisor Interview with Phil Falk- on this Episode of the FourStar Podcast
On this FourStar Podcast: we discuss better than expected economic numbers and a rising housing market.  We also feature an interview with FourStar Investment Advisor Phil Falk, from our Chicago home office.
45:01
July 17, 2020
#62 Record Breaking Second Quarter & A New Most Valuable Car Company
On this FourStar Podcast: a record breaking second quarter and some of the resulting positive economic numbers- we also discuss the recent rise in Tesla and some recent bankruptcies. This episode will feature an interview with FourStar Advisor Kristen Newton, a member of our Reno-Tahoe office.
46:29
July 2, 2020
#61 IPOs Back From the Dead? And Uncharted Territory by the Federal Reserve
On this FourStar Podcast: we talk about the better than expected economic numbers, the return of IPOs after a three-month hiatus and rising global debt levels.  After the main podcast, we have a special interview with FourStar Advisor Mike Wyrostek.
44:00
June 25, 2020
#60 Improving Economic Trends, Featuring Guest Advisor Interview with Gene Witt- on This Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this FourStar Podcast: we discuss some of the improving economic trends and the recent run up in the stock market. Also, listen in on a special interview with Gene Witt, a new advisor who joined FourStar Wealth Advisors!
38:05
June 12, 2020
#59 Special Advisor Interview with Kurt Mogilnicki and Special Co-Hosts Bryan Principe & Tucker Dunn
Special co-hosts Bryan Principe & Tucker Dunn join Brian Kasal to discuss the current state of the financial markets & how clients can leverage this time to improve their financial situation. After the main podcast, Brian Kasal interviews FourStar Wealth Advisors Investment Advisor Kurt Mogilnicki on his background and overall advising philosophy.
31:50
June 4, 2020
#58 Is Inflation Coming? And How Rising Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Market Volatility
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast we discuss: The possibility of Inflation starting to peak back up, an increase in global tensions with China and a States reopening.
32:31
May 20, 2020
#57 Attack of The Weed Wackers! with Special Guests, Mortgage Consultants Kelly Price & Michelle Bobart Discuss the Current Mortgage Environment
On this FourStar Podcast: our current asset positioning, an update on the market and the corporate earnings calendar, and some states starting to reopen. We are also joined by senior mortgage consultants Kelly Price and Michelle Bobart, who discuss the current mortgage environment.
34:21
May 8, 2020
#56 Where We Stand and Some States Reopening
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast we talk about the current market conditions and trends we are seeing in the markets. We will also give an update on the Coronavirus pandemic and some changes states are making to begin reopening.
28:15
April 28, 2020
#55 Coronavirus Update... and Have We Hit a Bottom?
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast, we discuss current global markets, the impact of the coronavirus, current trends and recent economic news… and have we hit a bottom?
39:14
April 16, 2020
#54 Historical Perspective on the Current Market
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast, we put in perspective the current market volatility and discuss our current positioning within the FourStar models.
28:15
April 1, 2020
#53 Perspective on the COVID-19 Related Market Swings
A look at market volatility and a perspective on FSWA portfolio positioning on this episode of the FourStar podcast.
25:30
April 1, 2020
#52 Hear Atlanta Federal Reserve Chief of Research Dave Altig
This episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast discusses our Current Market Positioning, U.S. Economics and the rise of Virgin Galactic.  This episode features a special interview with David E. Altig, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Executive Vice President and Director of Research.
46:37
April 1, 2020
#51 ETF Manager & Investment Advisors Bob & Josh Barone Join Us on This Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this episode we are joined by special guest Bob and Josh Barone who answer questions on the bond market during this market volatility. We will also discuss the state of the market and the current virus pandemic impacting the world.
01:01:31
March 31, 2020
#50 Kevin O’Leary, star of CNBC’s Shark Tank joins
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss: the impact the Corona Virus could have on the global economy, recent economic numbers and what they mean for the US. This episode features special guest CNBC Contributor and O’Shares chairman Kevin O’Leary
45:56
March 30, 2020
#49 Historical Perspective on The Current Market on This Episode of The FSWA Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast, we put in perspective the current market volatility and discuss our current positioning within the FourStar models.
28:15
March 25, 2020
#48 Market Volatility and FSWA Portfolio Positioning on This Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast we discuss FourStars Positioning during the recent market volatility and the impact the Coronavirus could have on the economy.
25:30
March 17, 2020
#47 Updates on Current Portfolio Positioning / Market Volatility on this Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Podcast, we discuss how the current FourStar portfolios are positioned and address the recent volatility occurring in the financial markets.
23:15
March 13, 2020
#46 Coronavirus Fears and Our Positioning on This Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss the current market volatility and possible impact of the Coronavirus. We will also discuss our current positioning and our model strategy in this volatile market.
31:43
March 4, 2020
#45 Special Edition: FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this special edition of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast Brian Kasal discusses the recent market volatility.
10:21
February 28, 2020
#44 Atlanta Fed Chief of Research Dave Altig Joins Us on This Episode of The FourStar Podcast
On this episode of The FourStar Podcast we are joined by the Chief of Research at the Atlanta Federal Reserve. We will also discuss our current market positioning, some US economic data and general market stories.
46:37
February 21, 2020
#43 Kevin O'Leary, star of CNBC's Shark Tank, joins this week's FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss: the impact the Corona Virus could have on the global economy, recent economic numbers and what they mean for the US. This episode features special guest CNBC Contributor and O'Shares chairman Kevin O'Leary
45:56
February 11, 2020
#42 01/29/2020 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss our market outlook and our current positioning to start 2020.
32:13
January 29, 2020
#41 01/08/2020 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss the state of the US and global economy entering the new year.
37:15
January 10, 2020
#40 12/17/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss the recent market highs and the major events over the last few weeks that have provided a little less uncertainty in the markets.
24:15
December 17, 2019
#39 11/22/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors podcast we talk about the current state of the US financial markets, as well as, the recent Aramco IPO and New healthcare legislation.
40:36
November 22, 2019
#38 11/01/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we will discuss recent economic news and our current model positioning.
33:24
November 1, 2019
#37 10/09/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast, Brian and Chris discuss: some of the recent economic data, the strength of the US Dollar, the struggling US IPO market and much more.
35:43
October 11, 2019
#36 09/25/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
In this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we discuss the international volatility and the part it has played in the price of oil. We will also cover: the recent Federal Reserve Rate Cut, a heating up in the streaming wars and much more.
39:30
September 27, 2019
#35 09/06/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we will discuss the current trends we are seeing in the markets as well as economic insights from special guest Bob Barone.
27:06
September 6, 2019
#34 08/22/2019 FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast
On this episode of the FourStar Wealth Advisors Podcast we will discuss the current trends we are seeing in the markets, as well as, the impact politics can have on the markets.
35:00
August 22, 2019