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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN
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The Opening Bell with Steve Grzanich Podcast from Chicago's Very Own 720 WGN

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The Opening Bell 9/21/18: Momentum is in The Stock Market’s Favor

9/21/2018
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Household income is going in the right direction, marijuana stocks are sky high, and the economic impact of Hurricane Florence is just now coming to shore. Steve Grzanich caught up with Paul Nolte (SVP & Ar. Portfolio Manager at Kingsview Asset Management) to cover all of the biggest market news and reflect on how it could be impacting our portfolios (paul@kingsviewam.com). Brian Sumers (Aviation Business Editor at Skift.com) then took some time to follow up on the story he caught […]

Duration:00:29:15

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/21/18

9/21/2018
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On September 21st, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: A slow economic day today after reaching new market highs earlier in the week Quadruple Witching happens today which could result is heavy trading volume

Duration:00:00:37

Monkey See, Monkey Do! Airlines Follow One Another To Raise Bag Fees

9/21/2018
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Brian Sumers (Aviation Business Editor at Skift.com) caught the story early on about checked bag fees on the rise after his conversation with the CEO of Jet Blue and he anticipated other airlines to follow. Steve Grzanich then followed up with Brian to learn how Delta is the latest to raise fees after United, American and others raised theirs last week.

Duration:00:08:00

Thought Leader Wayne Janus: Breaking Down The Stigma of Talking About Finances

9/20/2018
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Much of the business world revolves around money with it constantly flowing, being traded, and always talked about. However outside of the business world, there is a stigma that surrounds money, which can inhibit responsible ways of managing it. Steve Grzanich addressed that stigma with Wayne Janus (President of the Financial Planning Practice at Whitnell – An Affiliate of Associated Bank) on this week’s Associated Bank Thought Leader Conversation to break down the common questions that many...

Duration:00:18:42

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/20/18

9/20/2018
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On September 20th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Initial Jobless Claims and a report on existing home sales are due this morning The Philadelphia Fed Business Outlook survey is out today The EIA Natural Gas Report is out today Darden Restaurants and Micron Technologies report earnings today

Duration:00:00:53

The Opening Bell 9/20/18: The Man Who Bought Hollywood & Fooled The Financial World

9/20/2018
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Money can be a tricky thing to talk about in our every day lives, but its a vital part of making sure you have financial stability down the road. That’s tough subject is what Steve Grzanich and Wayne Janus (President of the Financial Planning Practice at Whitnell – An Affiliate of Associated Bank) discussed during this week’s Associated Bank Thought Leader Conversation covering everything from which insurance to get to marrying into debt. The focus then shifted to the seemingly […]

Duration:00:39:58

Buy or Sell with Vivaldi Capital Management: Micron, Carnival Corp, & Cannabis Stocks

9/19/2018
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The market has been “seesawing” lately, which can be difficult to follow, but thankfully Mike Grayson (Analyst at Vivaldi Capital Management) joined Steve Grzanich to sort through various companies that are on the radar of Vivaldi Capital Management including Micron (MU), Carnival Corp (CCL), and a few cannabis stocks.

Duration:00:09:51

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/19/18

9/19/2018
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On September 18th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Mortgage Bankers Association reports the number of Mortgage Applications Data on Housing Starts is out today along with the EIA Petroleum Status report Darden Restaurants reports earnings tomorrow

Duration:00:00:49

The Lendr Message to Small Businesses: Fail Fast and Recover Faster

9/18/2018
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Some would say learning from failures is the best way to move forward and Tim Roach (CEO of Lendr) would agree. Steve Grzanich sat down with the small business lender to discuss the importance of knowing that failing isn’t the worst thing for a small business as long as the recovering is fast.

Duration:00:13:51

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/18/18

9/18/2018
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On September 18th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Red Book is out today detailing the growth in US retail sales The Housing Market Index is due today General Mills, and AutoZone report earnings today

Duration:00:00:54

The Opening Bell 9/18/18: The Willis Tower is Creating It’s Own Neighborhood

9/18/2018
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Listening to the demands of a market is a must and that’s what EQ Office has done as they are creating “Catalog” – serving as a mini neighborhood based out of Willis Tower. Steve Grzanich discussed the scope of the project with David Moore (SVP & Portfolio Director at EQ Office) that is scheduled to be completed by 2020. Tim Roach (CEO of Lendr) then joined Steve to touch on the latest trends in the small business lending space as the […]

Duration:00:34:08

These Are The Biggest Areas of The Economy Hurricane Florence Will Impact

9/17/2018
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Over the weekend Hurricane Florence was downgraded to a tropical storm but the economic impact could still be as high as the flood waters. Steve Grzanich caught up with Jeanna Smialek (Economy Report at Bloomberg) to discuss the areas of the economy that will spike and the the areas that will drop due to the damage from the storm and the flooding is expected to be the most difficult aspect to recover from.

Duration:00:05:34

The Opening Bell 9/17/18: Behind The Curtains of Making Airplanes Fly

9/17/2018
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From the consumer perspective, the aviation industry is expected to be seamless from take off to landing, but there is a lot of work that goes into making sure the planes are ready for the air. That’s where John Holmes (CEO of AAR), this week’s CEO Spotlight, comes into the equation. Steve Grzanich sat down with John to discuss how he started at the company right after 9/11 but how he’s brought the company to arguably some of the best […]

Duration:00:35:54

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/17/18

9/17/2018
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On September 17th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: The Empire State Manufacturing Survey is out today FedEx and Oracle report earnings today iOS 12 Software is launched later today which plenty other economic report out later this week

Duration:00:01:15

The Opening Bell 9/14/18: How Will Florence Impact The Markets?

9/14/2018
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All eyes are on Hurricane Florence this week as it inches it’s way towards making landfall, so Steve Grzanich and Paul Nolte (SVP & Sr. Portfolio Manager at Kinsgivew Asset Management) broke down what will be the biggest factors to rebuilding the towns and neighborhoods from an economic standpoint (pnolte@kingsviewam.com). Brian Sumers (Aviation Business Editor at Skift.com)then looked at the airline industry being impacted by the hurricane and a follow up on the trend of raising passenger...

Duration:00:29:14

JetBlue CEO Responding to Raising Bag Fees

9/14/2018
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Steve Grzanich and Brian Sumers (Aviation Business Editor at Skift.com) recapped their conversation from last week when Brian reported on JetBlue raised it’s bag fees and this week Brian had the opportunity to sit down with the airline’s CEO to learn about the the reasoning behind it. The two also touched on the impact Hurricane Florence could have on the rest of the scheduled flights around the country.

Duration:00:09:45

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/14/18

9/14/2018
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On September 14th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Data on Retail Sales are out today along with Import/Export Prices The Consumer Sentiment report is out today Charles Evans from the Federal Reserve is out speaking today

Duration:00:00:39

Thought Leader Greg Warsek: Opportunity Zones in Chicago Could Become, “Game Changers”

9/13/2018
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Bringing 5,000 jobs to any city would have a significant impact, and that’s what Salesforce could bring to Chicago, but of course at a cost that could jolt the downtown commercial real estate market. Steve Grzanich and Greg Warsek (SVP & Sr. Regional Manager for the Chicago Market for Commercial Real Estate at Associated Bank) discussed this along with the CRE opportunity zones in Chicago and how blockchain might be shaking things up around the industry on this week’s Associated […]

Duration:00:13:38

The Opening Bell 9/13/18: Is Apple Ready To Dive Into The Medical Device Industry?

9/13/2018
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500,000 square feet of commercial office space, opportunity zones, and blockchain integration. Steve Grzanich and Greg Warsek (SVP & Sr. Regional Manager for the Chicago Market for Commercial Real Estate at Associated Bank)covered it all in the Associated Bank Thought Leader Conversation this week while Brian Fung took the time to review the Apple product announcement yesterday explaining the features on the new iPhones and the new Apple Watch.

Duration:00:29:57

Associated Bank Market Outlook: 9/13/18

9/13/2018
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On September 13th, 2018 Steve Grzanich shares today’s potential market drivers: Initial Jobless Claims along with CPI numbers are out today The EIA Natural Gas Report is due today The Federal Reserve Balance Sheet and Money Supply are shared today as well

Duration:00:00:39