February 25

David Nelson Highlight Reel 2017

David joins the panel on several of the major networks to discus Brexit, Politics, Markets and your favorite stock.

June 28

Healthcare – “Life is hard, but it’s even harder when you’re stupid”

By David Nelson, CFA The Senate healthcare bill, now on hold till after the July 4th break triggers partisan rhetoric across the print and broadcast media. The challenges of an aging population and the increased drain on social backstops like Medicaid & Medicare have pushed the system to the limit and can no longer be put […]

June 26

Recession Obsession

By David Nelson, CFA I look at my watch, it’s already noon as I go through my Sunday reads getting ready for the start of trading Monday. Every week seems to have a theme and it looks like the obsession this week, is what the next recession will look like. On Friday, the Bank of […]

June 23

Washington is Toxic – My morning with Maria

David joins sits down with Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo to discuss falling crude prices. Is it a problem for the economy. David also weighs in on Washington and potential legislation in the pipeline.  

June 23

Why falling crude prices may not be as bad as you think – i24 News

Maybe falling oil prices aren’t such a bad thing after all – David Nelson

June 19

Facebook – There’s nothing social about social media

By David Nelson, CFA The year is 1970. The United States is in the middle of an unpopular war, Kent State is fresh in our minds, Janis Joplin is found dead from a heroin overdose and U.S. markets are entering a decade that financial professionals still with us would like to forget. …Evolution, revolution, gun […]

June 17

Weekly Highlight Reel – Fed Aftermath & Uber

David hits the airwaves to discuss the market’s reaction to the Fed rate hike along with a management shakeup at Uber.  

June 14

Uber – Who loses the most?

David joins host Geri Willis to discuss the shakeup at Uber and answers the question Who loses the most?  

June 14

Public – Private Partnerships can help put unemployed back to work

David Nelson joins host Geri Willis to discuss the President’s apprenticeship program. “I applaud the effort but it is not enough…”

June 09

Trump to Privatize Air Traffic Control – Bring It On!

By David Nelson, CFA I’m at 33,000 feet aboard Jet Blue’s flight from JFK to Albuquerque New Mexico. After sitting on the taxi way number 26 for take-off and a 90 minute delay I thought the timing was perfect to put together some talking points regarding the President’s proposal to move Air Traffic Control from […]

June 02

The Glass is Half Empty – 2 Charts That Prove It!

The Glass is Half Empty – 2 Charts that prove it By David Nelson, CFA Despite a Washington backdrop that continues to drag on investor sentiment, markets around the world powered higher following a brief reset after the leak of former FBI Director James Comey’s memo. Leadership continues to narrow into a handful of names […]