Economy


DHUnplugged #265: A Mega System-Wide Failure

It took 5 years to get to the bottom of the flash crash, John Corzine is contemplating a new hedge fund and all anyone wants to focus on is the Apple Watch. Something is wrong with the system… While we are at it, why does anyone care about fish pedicures? See this week’s stock picks […]

DHUnplugged #264: Planes, Trains, Ships and Groping

Markets are now in the throws of earnings season with some interesting news out of companies. Will investors notice that revenues are slipping and earnings are falling? What is with all of the odd stories in the transportation industry? We cover some that you will not believe. See this week’s stock picks HERE Follow John […]

DHUnplugged #263: Stop the Insanity – No More Chicken IPOs !!!

In this episode we discuss the big employment report and why markets rallied. We also take on the upcoming earnings season which kicks off with Alcoa after the close on Wednesday. Another chicken IPO is on the way – stop the insanity! Lots more and some important news/stock picks…. See this week’s stock picks HERE […]

DHUnplugged #262: Sell In May Keep Saint Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Ji Insan Away

What is in a name? What is in a headline? We take a look at the quarter that was and what we could be. India’s pop star singing his hit song “Love Charger” may be a reason to take a second look at stocks – this may note the high and looming correction. See this […]

DHUnplugged #261: No Patience, Death By Firing Squad

Markets loved Janet Yellen’s and rate decision by the Fed. The removal of the word “patient” does not mean that the Fed will be impatient with rates either. So, nothing to go on here. Utah approves Firing Squads, bedbugs invade New York and social media for cheating on tests. Lots to cover, so little time. […]

DHUnplugged #260: The Fed Will Drive or Dive Markets

In this episode John and Andrew discuss the potential fallout from the upcoming Fed meeting/rate decision. There is the potential that a wrong move could provide a reason to unload stocks in a big way. On the other hand… Adobe earnings, Ikea hide-n-seek and lots more fun … See this week’s stock picks HERE Vote […]

DHUnplugged #259: Bad Day – More to Come?

In this episode we cover the new Apple Watch as well as the massive sell-off in global markets. How will gold fare? Is there more downside for markets? Plenty of ideas – even with a lack of any interesting news out there… See this week’s stock picks HERE Vote for our podcasts – 10th annual […]

DHUnplugged #258: How China Manufacturing Will Kill Us All

Now we have to worry about the floors we walk on killing us. Lumber Liquidators (LL) is facing serious charges that laminate floors with carcinogens – all manufactured in China –  are being sold throughout the U.S. What is next? Death by Pillow/Mattress filling ? We talk about the recent stock buyback splurge, the next […]

DHUnplugged #257: The Great Bull Run – Can it Last?

How long will the market continue to hit new highs? Does the Bull have more legs or is it setting up for a correction? We discuss Tesla (TSLA) , Lending Club (LC), Shake Shack (SHAK) and more… See this week’s stock picks HERE. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 53:42 — 28.0MB) Subscribe: […]

DHUnplugged #256: The Death of the Wristwatch

Between smartphones and wearables about to hit the market, say goodbye to the traditional wristwatch. We have the proof in this episode along with discussions on markets. We also delve into some of the recent buys and sells completed by Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway – what is he thinking? Plenty of serious business and just […]