WealthTrack's Podcast
WealthTrack believes that the key to successful long-term investing is diversification and intelligent asset allocation. Our goal is to help viewers build and protect their wealth and all of the investments they care about: financial, real estate, art, and collectibles.
Re-thinking your investment strategy in a global recession. Veteran investors Bill Wilby and Susan Byrne tell us how they are investing for the coming year. Money master Wilby ran the top-rated Oppenheimer Global Fund for many years and is now a private investor. Smart Money singled out Byrne, head of her own firm Westwood Management Corp, as one of the country's great investors. Plus The Wall Street Journal's tax columnist Tom Herman will discuss why you should rethink your tax strategy for this year and next.
Direct download: WealthTrack_425_12-19-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 11:01am EDT

Three investment stars tell us how they are repairing the damage of the past year and positioning their portfolios for 2009: bond legend Dan Fuss is the celebrated co-manager of the Loomis Sayles Bond Fund; Rudolph-Riad Younes is lead manager of the top-rated Artio International Equity Fund (formerly Julius Baer International Equity Fund); and Senior Investment Strategist Abby Joseph Cohen covers the big trends as President of Goldman Sach's in-house think tank, the Global Markets Institute.
Direct download: WealthTrack_424_12-12-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 3:41pm EDT

How did we get into the current financial mess and how can we work our way out of it, while minimizing the investment damage? Two investment pros have some answers. BlackRock's co-head of fixed income, Peter Fisher, the Federal Reserve's point man in the Long Term Capital Management financial crisis, and Richard Bernstein, Merrill Lynch's award-winning investment strategist are WealthTrack's featured guests. 
Direct download: WealthTrack_423_12-05-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 12:16pm EDT

How to repair the economy, financial system, and your portfolio, plus how well can China withstand the global recession. Our guests will be Portfolio Manager and Fed Strategist Paul McCulley from bond giant PIMCO, highly rated financial planner Chris Cordaro of RegentAtlantic Capital and former Wall Street Journal Beijing Bureau Chief turned entrepreneur, James McGregor, who runs his own Chinese investment research firm, J.L. McGregor and Company.
Direct download: WealthTrack422_11-28-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 9:18pm EDT

This week on Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, three stars of the investment world share their market outlooks and strategies. David Winters will discuss his search for bargains around the world in his top rated Wintergreen Fund. Portfolio Manager and Fundamental Index pioneer Rob Arnott will tell us why he believes stocks are cheap for the first time in years. And Robert Kessler, expert in government debt securities, will explain why he still believes U.S. Treasury securities will continue to be the safest place to invest.
Direct download: WealthTrack_420_11-14-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 11:28am EDT

On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack: following steep declines in the financial markets, what investment opportunities and risks lie ahead? Guests include 94-year-old Seth Glickenhaus, Chief Investment Officer of Glickenhaus & Co. who was working on Wall Street in 1929; municipal bond maven Jim Lebenthal, who will talk about the extraordinary values and perils being created in the municipal bond market; and Jonathan Clements, long time personal finance columnist at The Wall Street Journal, now Director of Financial Guidance at myFi, a new financial service from Citigroup who will discuss some of the serious mistakes investors are making and how they can avoid them.
Direct download: WealthTrack_419_11-07-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 11:26am EDT

On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, the upcoming national election and its impact on the economy and your investments. Guiding us will be Wall Street's number one political analyst, Tom Gallagher who heads up the Washington office of top independent research firm ISI Group, financial historian Professor Richard Sylla of NYU's Stern School of Business who will compare today's financial and political situation with the past and Robert Hormats, Vice Chairman of Goldman Sachs International who will discuss the ramifications for the global markets.
Direct download: WealthTrack_418_10-31-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 4:46pm EDT

On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, finding value, financial security and real returns in a chaotic market. Consuelo will be joined by veteran value investor, David Dreman of Dreman Value Management, real return pioneer John Brynjolfsson, now head of his own money management firm, Armored Wolf and T. Rowe Price's senior financial planner, Christine Fahlund.
Direct download: WealthTrack_417_10-24-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 1:30am EDT

On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack, the state of the economy, markets and financial system. Former Fed and Treasury official Peter Fisher weighs in on the impact of government policies, institutional investment consultant Charles Ellis shares the views of major global investors plus wall street insights from his new book, "The Partnership: the Making of Goldman Sachs", and Warren Buffet student and growth fund manager Robert Hagstrom discusses where he is finding growth at Buffet prices.
Direct download: WealthTrack_416_10-17-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 2:12pm EDT

On this week's Consuelo Mack WealthTrack- surviving the world's financial crisis. Central banks around the world are responding aggressively with rate cuts and intervention. What can individuals do to protect themselves and position their portfolios for future profits? Two veteran value investors - legendary portfolio manager Marty Whitman, founder of the Third Avenue Funds and Hersh Cohen, chief investment officer of Clearbridge Advisors will guide us. Plus long-time friend and colleague of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke, NYU Economics Professor Mark Gertler, will explain the immediate and long term impact of the global financial rescue efforts.
Direct download: WealthTrack_415_10-10-08.mp3
Category:business -- posted at: 11:33pm EDT