Investors don’t seem to be scared away by the new administration’s policies in Washington. In this episode of 𝙔𝙤𝙪𝙧 𝙈𝙤𝙣𝙚𝙮 𝙈𝙤𝙢𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙪𝙢, Certified Financial Planner™ Professional Tom Kennedy takes a dive into the pros and cons of President Biden’s policy changes. He examines the sectors impacted by the vaccine rollout and stimulus, what increasing the corporate tax rate might look like, and the potential for breaking up big tech.
Host Bio: Tom Kennedy, CFP®
Tom joined Global Wealth Advisors in our Houston, Texas office in 2018 and became a managing partner in 2021. With over a dozen years of experience, he serves as our host of Your Money Momentum, a GWA podcast on financially related topics. He graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ certification which is awarded by the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. In a partnership between Columbia University’s Earth Institute and Alliance Bernstein, he also earned the Climate Change and Investment Academy Certificate. In 2021 he was elected to serve on the board for United Against Human Trafficking where he assists the nonprofit with business planning, fundraising, and providing trafficking survivors with the financial skills necessary to reduce risk of revictimization. He holds the FINRA Series 6, 7, 63 and 66 securities registrations with Commonwealth Financial Network®, Member FINRA/SIPC, a Registered Investment Advisor.
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3:32 New Biden policies
5:00 Sectors impacted by vaccine rollout
6:45 Stimulus impact on economy, inflation, and consumer spending
9:32 State and local stimulus injection
11:31 Infrastructure bill opportunities
13:25 Effect of higher corporate tax rate
16:35 Breakup of big banks
21:52 Breakup of big tech
25:01 Regulation of big pharma
27:11 Biggest concerns and opportunities
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