Consuelo Mack WealthTrack
This series provides trustworthy, understandable advice about building and protecting wealth over the long-term. Host Consuelo Mack brings together the best minds in the business world to help Americans build long-term diversified portfolios in stocks, bonds, annuities, real estate, insurance, art and collectibles. Following in-depth discussion of the week's big economic stories and trends, guests recommend their picks for the "one investment" every investor should own in a long-term diversified portfolio. Each episode highlights an "Action Point," one 'to-do' item to help achieve financial security.
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack Previous Broadcasts
Martin Whitman Exclusive (Episode #1018)
KQED World: Sat, Oct 26, 2013 -- 3:30 AM
This week's WT features an exclusive TV interview with legendary deep value investor Martin Whitman, Founder and Chairman of Third Avenue Management. In Consuelo Mack's interview, Whitman takes on Congressional and Wall Street ignorance about debt and credit worthiness. His view: They just don't get it!
- KQED World: Sun, Oct 27, 2013 -- 8:30 AM
Dirty Words of Finance (Episode #1017)
KQED World: Sat, Oct 19, 2013 -- 3:30 AM
Leverage. Derivatives. Shorting. The three "dirty words" of finance, according to this week's guest, became a regular part of our vocabulary after the 2008 financial crisis, but how can investors get back to "clean" investing principles? Our Financial Thought Leader this week is Cliff Asness, Managing and Founding Principal of AQR Capital Management, a global investment management firm which runs hedge funds, mutual funds, and a diversified collection of investment strategies. In this rare interview, he'll discuss the three legs of his "investment stool" and the tools we can use to diversify our portfolios.
- KQED World: Sun, Oct 20, 2013 -- 8:30 AM
Seismic Investment Shift! (Episode #1016)
KQED World: Sat, Oct 12, 2013 -- 3:30 AM
This week's WT reveals a seismic shift for investors. Influential economist and strategist David Rosenberg (Chief Economist and Strategist, Gluskin Sheff) explains why he now believes the era of low inflation is over and the changes it will bring to the economy and markets.
- KQED World: Sun, Oct 13, 2013 -- 8:30 AM
Great Investors Exclusive: Richard Freeman (Episode #1015)
KQED World: Sat, Oct 5, 2013 -- 3:30 AM
Great Investor Richard Freeman has co-managed the ClearBridge Aggressive Growth Fund since its inception 30 years ago. Twice nominated for Morningstar's Domestic Fund Manager of the Year award, Freeman has been fascinated by the stock market since the age of 13, when he started watching the ticker at a local brokerage firm after school. His admitted obsession with stocks has paid off. ClearBridge Aggressive Growth has delivered market and peer beating results over the decades and is now ranked in the top percentiles for the last one, three and five year periods. In this WT exclusive, Freeman describes his unusual highly concentrated, low turnover approach to investing.
- KQED World: Sun, Oct 6, 2013 -- 8:30 AM