Financial Sense Newshour Archive
A Demographic Shift based on Low Taxes, Business-friendly Regulation, and Cheap Energy
In a special reprise edition of the Financial Sense Newshour from earlier this year, Jim welcomes Meredith Whitney, CEO of Meredith Whitney Advisory Group LLC. Meredith and Jim discuss her new book, “Fate of the States: The New Geography of American Prosperity”.
A VAT Tax Is Coming Unless We Change Our Politicians
In a special reprise edition of the Financial Sense Newshour from earlier this year, Jim welcomes Steve Forbes, Chairman, CEO, and Editor in Chief at Forbes Media and an internationally respected authority in the worlds of economics, finance, and corporate leadership.
Larry Summers Promoting Electronic Currency - So 100% of Transactions Can Be Tracked and Taxed
Jim welcomes back Martin Armstrong of ArmstrongEconomics.com. Martin and Jim cover an array of economic topics, including the failure of the Fed’s QE policy to stimulate the economy. Martin notes as the world’s reserve currency, the dollars don’t stay in the US but circulate around the globe.
The Sweet Spot Is in Mid-Cap Energy Stocks
Jim welcomes Keith Schaefer, Editor and Publisher of Oil & Gas Investments Bulletin. Keith discusses a new fracking technique developed by EOG Resources that allows wells to produce high initial production that lasts much longer than current fracking techniques.
Special Guest: Ken Yancey, CEO of the SCORE Association
This week on The Lifetime Income Series, Jim and Cathlyn tie together the concepts from the previous four programs, and offer more concrete examples of retirement withdrawal planning. The case study examples illustrate that “rules of thumb” can be helpful guidelines or starting points, but when...
Also, Ryan Puplava’s Market Wrap-Up, Erik Townsend on Commodities, and Chris Puplava’s Market Outlook
Jim welcomes back legendary technician Ralph Acampora, Director of Tactical Investments at Altaira Wealth Management. Ralph notes that when people are loudly talking about a stock market bubble, you don’t have one.
Also, “Warren Buffett’s ‘Bond Growth’ Strategy – How to Get Rich Slowly” and “The Market’s Bill of Health”
In the first Big Picture topic this week, “As Good As It Gets—Time to Come Out of the Bunker”, Jim lays out the case that more things are going right than wrong in the economy, and it’s time to leave the defensive investment strategy of the bunker.
Stock Picking Even More Important in This Environment
Jim welcomes back Brian Pretti CFA, Managing Editor at ContraryInvestor.com. Brian and Jim discuss a wide range of issues, including the lack of any investment alternatives for equities in the current environment.
Saut Predicts the S&P 500 Index Will Hit 2000 Next Year
Jim welcomes back Jeffrey D. Saut, Chief Investment Strategist at Raymond James Financial Inc. Jeff points out in his meetings with investment professionals that he still sees a lot of disbelief in this market.
A Nuclear Renaissance Was Underway Until Fukushima
Jim welcomes back Kirk Sorensen, founder of Flibe Energy, which is devoted to the design, development, manufacture and operation of liquid-fluoride thorium reactors. While the US recession has slowed the growth of electricity demand, Kirk notes that the US is beginning to retire old coal and nuclear plants.