Big Tech Wins Big - Even When It Loses

December 6, 2017
The Wall Street Journal is out with the final contribution figures from Silicon Valley for the 2016 Presidential campaigns. And the discrepancy is astounding.
 
Chris and Dennis crunch the numbers, which show that sometimes supporting the losing side doesn't make you a loser.
 

Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

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The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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The Proskin Podcast - Episode #25

November 20, 2017

You've heard about them in the news, seen them promoted on TV and, chances are, you've been invited to join one or two. Class Action Lawsuits - when several plaintiffs come together to seek damages from a large corporation or other entity - are more prevalent today than ever. What should you do when notified that you may be eligible to become part of a Class Action Suit? Will it cost you money? Is it worth the time and effort? In this edition of the Proskin Podcast, attorney Lisa Proskin answers all those questions and more.

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McDonald’s vs. Starbucks: Which is the Better Buy Right Now?

November 9, 2017
They're two of the world's most popular consumer destinations and each has experienced a dramatic change in its stock price in 2017. Which should you own going forward? Dennis and Chris serve-up the answer.
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Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

Don’t forget to visit FaganAsset.com and their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/faganasset

The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk.  Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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The Proskin Podcast - Episode #24

November 2, 2017

Would former President Barack Obama make a good juror? On this episode of the Proskin Podcast, Atty. Arnold Proskin, a former judge and DA, shares his ruling on that. Plus, when it's smart to sign-away your rights to sue a company and the on-going legal fights in the NFL. 

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Why Rip Van Winkle Would Have Been a Great Investor

October 26, 2017

Losing money in the stock market hurts twice as much as making money feels good. Dennis and Aaron discuss that finding by economist/behavioral scientist Richard Thaler - and why you shouldn't sleep on the Rip Van Winkle investment strategy.

Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

Don’t forget to visit FaganAsset.com and their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/faganasset

The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk.  Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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The Proskin Podcast - Episode #23

October 18, 2017

On this very important episode of The Proskin Podcast, attorney Lisa Proskin discusses the current sexual harassment revelations involving the entertainment world, the widespread nature of the problem in all aspects of society and, most importantly, the legal steps to take if you or someone you know is experiencing sexual harassment. 

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Fagan Financial Report - Is Investing in Blackberry Right Now a Bold Move?

October 12, 2017

Dennis and Aaron discuss the Fagan Associates philosophy of "It's Not What You Own - It's What You Paid For It", as it applies to long term investing in tech companies such as GE, Intel, Oracle and yes, Blackberry.

Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

Don’t forget to visit FaganAsset.com and their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/faganasset

The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk.  Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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The Proskin Podcast - Episode #22

September 28, 2017

In this 'Sports Meets Law' Edition of The Proskin Podcast, Attorney Arnold Proskin discusses the liability ramifications of the incident involving the young fan at Yankee Stadium who was seriously injured by a foul ball. And he sounds-off on the issue of NFL players evoking their Constitutional rights by kneeling in protest during the National Anthem. 

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Fagan Financial Report - A Few Things to Consider - as The Markets Roll Along

September 27, 2017
Dennis and Chris are not at all concerned about the current position and behavior of the Stock Market. But there are a few thing that do have them worried.
 
Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.

Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

Don’t forget to visit FaganAsset.com and their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/faganasset

The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk.  Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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Concerned About the Equifax Hack? Here’s What to do

September 22, 2017

 

Worried that your personal information was exposed during the Equifax data breach? Don't panic. Here are the steps Dennis and Aaron suggest you should take:

Listen to the Fagan Financial Report every Sunday at 10am ET on WGY (810 am/103.1fm) for the latest news and insights on the markets, rates and investing. Make plans to call-in with your money and investment questions and get expert advice from two of the Capital Region’s most trusted and experienced financial managers.

Do you have a financial topic you want the Fagans to address on the show? Send your request using the contact form on the website. Dennis and Chris Fagan of Fagan Associates in Troy, NY will choose the best question submitted each week and answer it on the air.

Don’t forget to visit FaganAsset.com and their facebook page at: https://www.facebook.com/faganasset

The views expressed represent the opinions of Fagan Associates and are subject to change. These views are not intended as a forecast, a guarantee of future results, investment recommendation, or an offer to buy or sell any securities. The information provided is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice or to provide any investment, tax, financial or legal advice or service to any person.

Additional information, including management fees and expenses, is provided on Fagan Associates’ Form ADV Part 2, which is available upon request.

Any investments presented may be examples of securities held, bought and/or sold in Fagan Associates’ client portfolios. These investments may not be representative of the current or future investments of those portfolios. You should not assume that investments in the securities presented were or will be profitable. Investing in securities is speculative and carries a high degree of risk.  Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Fagan Associates, or one or more of its officers or employees, may have a position in the securities presented, and may purchase or sell such securities from time to time.

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