Financial Sense Newshour
Oct 25 – In Jim’s first Big Picture topic this week, he delves into shareholder yield, and shows why stock buybacks and dividend increases from stock ownership make so much sense in an era of financial repression and zero percent interest rates.
Oct 25 – Jim welcomes back Bert Dohmen, president and founder of Dohmen Capital Research Institute. Bert believes the recent market volatility was mainly caused by high frequency trading. He also sees a lot of leeway for the market to go higher.
Oct 24 – Jim welcomes back CNBC’s Rick Santelli, who reports from the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade. Rick notes while the Federal Reserve was never designed to take the place of free markets, investors have to get up and dance as long as the Fed continues to play the music and keep interest rates at historically low levels.
Oct 23 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Ben Hunt PhD, Chief Risk Officer at Salient Partners. They discuss the difference between AI (artificial intelligence) and a more cybernetic-oriented view of intelligence, and how we see the latter taking place in the use of Big Data for mass surveillance, tracking, and the prediction of human behavior.
Oct 22 – Jim welcomes back Ned Schmidt CFA, Publisher of The Value View Gold & The Agri-Food Value View Reports at Schmidt Management Company. Ned believes that the gold market is making a significant turn and will be heading higher.
Oct 21 – In a reprise edition of FS Insider from earlier this year, Cris Sheridan interviews Keith Weiner PhD, president of Gold Standard Institute USA, and CEO of Monetary Metals. In looking at the futures market, Keith explains there is no evidence for gold manipulation through naked short selling.
Oct 20 – This week Jim and John focus on ways to take advantage of existing tax laws and use them efficiently to help build your retirement nest egg. Jim discusses ways to save on taxes while working to have more to invest for your retirement. Other topics include deferred compensation plans, IRA’s and other ways to defer taxable income.
Oct 18 – In the first Big Picture topic this week, Jim compares the risk of stocks vs. bonds. Volatility has increased in the stock market and this week money was pouring into the bond market after stocks corrected, driving interest rates to the lowest levels since 2013.
Oct 18 – Jim welcomes back Craig Johnson CMT CFA, Principal and Senior Technical Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray. Craig notes that the long-awaited 10% correction is here. He believes the correction is very close to being over, if not already over.
Oct 17 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Puru Saxena, founder of Puru Saxena Limited in Hong Kong, and publisher of Money Matters. Puru sees this bull market as mature, where a lot of stocks are no longer participating. Market breadth has narrowed considerably and 60-65% of NYSE stocks are now in a bear phase.