A Recession to The Election with Phil Blancato

February 20, 2024
Hosted by Michael Hartzman, CFP and Dominick Tavella

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Episode Description

In this riveting episode of The Lebenthal Report, hosts Michael and Dominick engage in a dynamic discussion covering pivotal topics such as the stock market, economy, and financial insights. Michael's cautionary notes against investor complacency, along with Dominick's perspective on the robust economy and the Federal Reserve's measured approach to interest rates, create a thought-provoking dialogue. The episode features an intriguing segment with guest Phil Blancato, a prominent figure in the financial industry, discussing both professional accomplishments and personal anecdotes. The exploration of recession impacts on the US economy and consumer spending provides valuable insights into potential challenges and the importance of rational decision-making. Additionally, the discussion on the tech market's economic impact and a detailed conversation with guest Phil Blancato about interest rates, inflation, and market manipulation further enriches this episode, offering listeners a diverse range of perspectives. Phil's predictions for the economic landscape add a forward-looking dimension, making this latest episode a must-listen for anyone seeking a well-rounded understanding of current financial dynamics and future trends during this crucial period from recession to the election. Don't miss out on this insightful and timely discussion!

The Lebenthal Report

Tuesday at 2 PM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Business Channel

The Lebenthal Report is a weekly business show that keeps investors informed about the current market conditions, opportunities and risks in the financial markets as seen by three experienced Wall Street veterans. Along with prominent guests, Dominick Tavella and Michael Hartzman will guide you through the complex world of investing. They break down today’s headlines and stories into common sense, providing you the kind of sound fiduciary advice their clients have received for years.

The Lebenthal Report provides a clear guide to creating and maintaining a low stress plan for financial success and security. The Lebenthal Report will assist you to create the right financial plan that is right for you and keep you on that path with clear and common sense. Tune in every Tuesday at 2 PM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel. Lebenthal Global Advisors, LLC is a registered investment adviser. Lebenthal Financial Services, Inc is a FINRA registered Broker Dealer. The content of this podcast is intended for informational purposes only and is not intended to be investment advice. The views expressed in this podcast are subject to change based on market and other conditions. Information about the qualifications and business practices of Lebenthal Global Advisors, LLC is available on the SEC’s website at www.adviserinfo.sec.gov._ Information about the qualifications and business practices of Lebenthal Financial Services, Inc and its representatives can be found on FINRA’s BrokerCheck website, https://brokercheck.finra.org/.

Michael Hartzman, CFP and Dominick Tavella

As a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (tm) professional, Michael Hartzman assists you with planning for and pursuing your long-term financial objectives. He applies his in-depth knowledge of tax strategies, asset allocation, risk management, retirement and estate planning, and long-term insurance planning. Clients value his welcoming, friendly and practical outlook and appreciate his loyalty and attention to detail. Through his objective financial planning model, he has the freedom to be mindful of client expectations and, as a result, he is trusted with their goals and legacies.

Dominick Tavella is president and CIO of Lebenthal Global Advisors, LLC. Previously, he was the founder and president of Diversified Private Wealth Advisors, an independently owned registered investment advisory firm in the tri-state area for almost three decades. He had driven Diversified’s impressive and steady growth since 1984, making it one of the largest and most respected private wealth management services firms in the region. For more than 35 years, Dominick’s approach and the firm’s core values have remained steadfast through every imaginable economic cycle: “Guide your clients by focusing on long-term goals and diversification, not day-to-day trading.”

Episode Directory

February 2024

  • 2/20/2024: A Recession to The Election with Phil Blancato Listen Now
  • 2/13/2024: Financial Well-being with Dr. Beth Kurland Listen Now
  • 2/6/2024: Encore Tech & Trends with John Eade Listen Now

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