China Stock Markets Are Impacting The World Markets

January 10, 2016

While China’s stock markets are plummeting George Soros is claiming we may have another 2008 global crash on our hands. While many analysts are claiming doom and gloom about the world stock markets no one is explaining why it’s heading this way. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, joins The Blaze TV to examine why analysts feel this way and why China economic conditions are deteriorating.

Looking For A Financial Advisor? Here’s What You Should Know…

November 19, 2015


Ed Butowsky walks through a thorough analysis of how to evaluate your financial advisor in his latest webinar. Here’s what you should know when looking for a financial advisor.

Stocks Sell Off In Wake Of Fed’s Decision, Worries About Global Economy

September 21, 2015

The market this week has gone off the rails. The DOW ended Friday careening about 300 points. This occurring the day after the Federal Reserve did not hike interest rates. This news ordinarily would be great news to analysts and investors alike but these markets are paranoid these days. It certainly begs the question by analysts and investors what is it that the Federal Reserve not see that resulted in their decision. Anything stock or stock related hit hard on Friday. They major indices are not only down for the week but for the month. Investors are asking if anyone was worried about investing in equities where are they putting their money. Friday’s indicators show that one of the big beneficiary of investors was the 10-Year treasury bond. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses the recent news from the Fed and the impact on our markets at home regarding global economic slow down.



Going For Broke

September 15, 2015



Professional athletes, rookies and veterans alike, take to the field this weekend as the NFL season starts up officially. The systemic problem in the NFL is that many of these players will go broke once their playing days are over. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses this systemic problem of professional athletes going broke and what they can do about it.


Stock Markets Around The World Plummet

August 26, 2015

For the last 6 years stocks have been rallying. This represents the DOW and S&P’s biggest one day percentage drop since 2011. There are market analysts that claim there are several reasons why this may be occurring and those are China, interest rates in the US, and or the drop in oil prices. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses the recent drop in the markets and how it relates more to the rest of the world vs just China’s slowing economy or the drop in oil prices.

Crime & Cash In Cuba

August 19, 2015

Robert Vesco was a notorious white collar criminal. A Wall Street’er that took off with $200 Million of investors money. With the SEC on his tail he took sanctuary in countries like Cuba where he managed to evade American authorities until his final breadth. The Chief Enforcement Officer of the SEC, was Ed Butowsky’s father. His father hunted Vesco for years. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses the recent thawed relations between the United States and Cuba and further investigation may lead to the illegal money Robert Vesco stole.



    Hammering Trump

    July 5, 2015

    Both NBC and Macy’s announcing that they will no longer being doing business with the presidential contender Donald Trump after he said some tough things about Mexico and illegal immigrants. There may be more to this story than originally reported. The far left group Move On pressured Macy’s by delivering a petition to the company demanding that they sever their relationship with Trump which they did. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses this recent petition by Move On and whether it was justified what Macy’s executives did.




      Deflate-Gate Sacks Advertisers?

      May 19, 2015

      Deflate-Gate sacks again. With the recent punishment assessed to Tom Brady he is certainly not the first professional athlete involved in a professional athlete scandal and definitely not the worst. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses deflate-gate and how this rise in sports star misconducts are affecting endorsements and advertisers even if the athlete is not punished.

      Professional Athlete Tackles Bank Of America

      April 3, 2015



      A well known stat is 78% of professional athletes go broke within five years of retirement. In the financial world these guys are as vulnerable as tackling dummies and many of them are seeking financial help. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses the recent lawsuit by professional athlete Dwight Freeney against BAC (Bank of America) for fraud.



        Are Robo-Advisors A Good Idea For Investors?

        March 22, 2015



        Are robo-advisors a good idea for investors? The service is almost like putting your portfolio on auto pilot. All anyone has to do is answer some questions and the brokers computer builds a portfolio for you. First it was startup brokers, but retailer investor giants like Charles Schwab are are jumping into the robo game. Ed Butowsky, wealth manager, financial advisor, and managing partner of Chapwood Investment Management, discusses what is a robo advisor and whether he likes the robo game and what it stands to provide for investors.