TDI Podcast 134: Gold $2,000 and Unemployment 12%

Guest: Kevin Hoffmann, Horowitz & Company and Andrew fret over the high levels of unemployment and the potential for the markets. We answer some important questions about the jobless rate, gold and look at 3 stocks in detail. Gold is reaching new highs, can it breach the $2,000 level in our lifetimes?


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kevin_hoffmann2Kevin Hoffmann is a key member of the Horowitz & Company team. Kevin began his financial career in May of 2001 working on the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade.

While attending the University of Wisconsin at Madison, he served a Financial Consultants Internship with Smith Barney. In 2004 Kevin graduated from UW-Madison with a bachelor‘s degree in Personal Finance and assumed a position as a derivatives trader for BMT Trading Group / Gelber Group. By October of 2005 he quickly rose the ranks to a Financial Planning Analyst for JMG Financial Group where he assisted with Financial & Tax Planning as well as Investment Management for high net worth clientele.

Kevin now serves as the lead analyst, trader and portfolio manager for Horowitz & Company along with the Disciplined Investor Managed Growth Strategy.


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Stocks discussed in this episode: Cognizant (CTSH), Allegiant (ALGT), Becton Dickinson (BDX) , Gold ETF (GLD) among others.


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