Listen to our most recent shows!

Please press play on the radio show player to the right after choosing the show you would like to listen to. Here is what we discussed on our most recent show on October 18, 2014: (this was a repeat of Oct 11 Show)

Segment #1: Market Update

Segment #2: Financial Focus University

Segment #3: Financial Free For All

Segment #4 and 5: Linda Baker, Oregon Business Magazine

www.oregonbusiness.com

Segment #6: Investment of the Week

Segment #7 and 8: Financial Free For All

Check back soon, as we updated our shows weekly. Radio Stations we air on in Oregon:

Freedom 970AM in Portland metro area
KBND 1110 AM/100.1 FM in Bend and Central Oregon
KJDY 1400 AM/94.5 FM in John Day area
KLOO 1340 AM in Albany/Corvallis area

 

Get the Flash Player to see the wordTube Media Player.

Marke Update 10-24-14

24 October 2014 by , No Comments

An Earnings Buffet
We are in the thick of earnings season.  So far S&P 500 companies have increased profits over 5% from last year. (Fox Business News)
Caterpillar says there was “a reasonable likelihood” that global growth could improve next year, as the world’s largest maker of heavy equipment raised its 2014 earnings forecast. Caterpillar reported profits [...]

Market Update 10-23-14

23 October 2014 by , No Comments

Weekly Jobless Claims Push Employment Rate Lower
US Stocks snapped a 4 day win streak yesterday after early morning gains gave way to red on Wall Street with stocks closing at session lows.
Shares of Boeing fell 4.5% yesterday despite beating earnings estimates because the company plans to spend more CAPEX in the coming year to spur [...]

Market Update 10-22-2014

22 October 2014 by , No Comments

Markets snapped back for the third straight day on Tuesday as good earnings reports fuel belief in an improving economy. (CNBC)
U.S. home re-sales jumped to their highest level in a year in September, the latest indication that the housing market recovery is gradually getting back on track.  The National Association of Realtors said on Tuesday [...]

Market Update 10-21-14

21 October 2014 by , No Comments

Rally Mode
Markets have new been in rally mode the last two days driven by strong corporate earnings.  Apple blew out earnings making a profit of $8.5 billion in the latest quarter on sales of $42.1 billion.   Sales of the new iPhone boosted sales. (The Wrap)
US housing starts and permits rose in September, a signal the [...]

Market Update 10-20-14

20 October 2014 by , No Comments

Earnings Season Heats Up
Goldman Sachs turned in significantly better third-quarter results than expected, thanks to a long-awaited improvement in trading conditions for Wall Street banks.
Goldman’s profits rose to $2.24 billion, up 47% from the third quarter of 2013. The bank’s total sales rose 25%, to $8.39 billion. (Reuters)
Mattel Inc’s revenue fell for the fourth straight [...]