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Katherine Ross: 00:00 Lift, the Fed and Fang are three of the top headlines today. Matthew Cheslock joins me. Matt, talk to me about Lyft. What do you think about this road show?

Mathew Cheslock: 00:09 I think they're in a good spot right now. The market's been very accommodating, hitting all time highs as far as the S & P goes. So if you're going to list, this is a great time to do it. There's a lot of demand, a lot of expectations for Lyft. If they can get 2 billion in the IPO, that's a tremendous start for them and evaluation. But there are going to be competing against Uber as we go forward. So how much money is going to be focused just on Lyft? That's the question you're going to see on the roadshow.

Katherine Ross: 00:32 And what about this Fed meeting?, we're going to have it on Tuesday and Wednesday of this week. Do you expect that the Fed's going to be more dovish?

Mathew Cheslock: 00:38 I don't know how much more dovish they can be but I would anticipate them preaching patients. Again, that seems to be working in the market, really likes that kind of message. So, if that continues, I would expect that to be a tailwind for the market.

Katherine Ross: 00:52 The Dow kicked off Monday morning, trading down largely in part due to Boeing. And I'm wondering going forward, what do you think of this week?

Mathew Cheslock: 00:59 Well, Boeing has been just a major drag, obviously for various reasons, but you know, if that's down 13%, that's been one of the catalysts for this market rise over the last little bit that's accounted for and almost a quarter of the move higher. So to see the market hit all time highs without Boeing, we're starting to see some new leadership groups, financials coming into play. They've been very strong. So, that's what we're looking for. Some of the tech names, the bigger tech names like Apple and stuff have acted pretty well as well. So this new leadership group helps.

Katherine Ross: 01:28 Now we saw a lot of headlines this weekend about the New Zealand massacre. We had a lot of issues with Facebook and Twitter and them showing the video. Now I'm wondering for investors looking at big tech and FANG stocks, what should they be thinking?

Mathew Cheslock: 01:40 Well, you know, anytime the government wants to get involved and if they start talking about censoring what they can produce on air, or what content can be shown, that's never good for these kinds of names. So you're going to watch that. Facebook is going through a lot of different things with some executives living as well. So they're in the spotlight right now, and certainly you pray for the people down in New Zealand and hopefully, you know, these companies can come up with some content issues that mitigate some of these showings of these videos.

Katherine Ross: 02:06 Matt, thanks for joining me.

Mathew Cheslock: 02:07 My pleasure.

Matthew Cheslock, an equity trader at Virtu Financial, talked to TheStreet about Lyft's roadshow and what the ride-hailing service's aim to raise $2 billion means for the company.

"If they can get $2 billion in the IPO, that'll be a tremendous start for them," Cheslock said. However, he added, the competition between Uber and Lyft will be in focus. "So, how much money is going to be focused on just Lyft? That's the question you'll see on the roadshow," he added. 

But, what about some of the other headlines hitting the financial markets Monday morning?

The Federal Reserve is meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday. With a February jobs number that came in well below expectations--20,000 jobs added--investors may be wondering just how dovish the Fed will be during its meeting. 

"I don't know how much more dovish they can be, but I would anticipate them preaching patience. Again, that seems to be working in the market, [it] really likes that kind of message. So, if that continues, I would expect that to be a tailwind for the market," said Cheslock. 
 
 
Finally, let's talk about FAANG and Big Tech.
 
Facebook ( FB - Get Report) and Twitter ( TWTR - Get Report) were just two of the Big Tech companies that came under fire after video from the New Zealand shooting spread on social media and throughout the internet. 
 
Big Tech quickly came under fire as the Silicon Valley-based companies raced to remove the video, which continued to be uploaded and shared. 
 
 
While this raises a lot of ethical issues for Big Tech, what kind of issues does it raise for investors?
 
"Well, you know, anytime the government wants to get involved and if they start talking about censoring what they can produce on air, or what content can be shown, that's never good for these kinds of names. So you're going to watch that. Facebook is going through a lot of different things with some executives living as well. So they're in the spotlight right now, and certainly you pray for the people down in New Zealand and hopefully, you know, these companies can come up with some content issues that mitigate some of these showings of these videos," Cheslock said. 
 

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