Financial Sense Newshour Archive
Nov 12 – Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense welcomes Michael “Mish” Shedlock of Global Economic Trend Analysis, one of the most popular economic blogs in the country. Mish discusses why hyperinflation and a freefall in the U.S. dollar...
Nov 11 – Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense welcomes Michael Pettis, a Beijing-based economic theorist and financial strategist. Professor Pettis explains why the world needs a new global monetary system and the conditions under which holding the world’s reserve currency are an exorbitant privilege vs. an exorbitant burden.
Special Guest: Kim Fichera on Year-End Tax Strategies
Nov 10 – This week Jim and John discuss a different aspect of estate planning. This program is about giving, and not just the tangible, but the intangible as well. How does one pass on their values, their guidelines for living, and not just their wealth? There is now a document used in estate planning to handle this.
Also, Ryan Puplava, Erik Townsend and Rob Bernard
Nov 8 – Gary Dorsch from SirChartsAlot.com joins Erik Townsend this week to look at the markets from a technical perspective. Gary believes the 9.7% stock market correction is now behind us and the S&P 500 is on the way to 2100.
Is This the Beginning of a Return to Lower Oil Prices?
Nov 8 – This week on the Big Picture Jim and Erik Townsend join forces to cover a topic of crucial importance to the global economy, the “war” over oil and it’s price going forward. Many market observers thought there was an effective $100 floor under Brent crude.
GDP Trend Growth Likely 3% Next Year
Nov 7 – Jim welcomes Jim O’Sullivan, Chief U.S. Economist at High Frequency Economics. Jim discusses the slowing global economy and the growing domestic economy, which he sees as a plus on balance. He believes the U.S. has a good chance of seeing 3% growth in 2015. They discuss the reasons behind...
We’re Still 2-3 Years From a Normal Housing Market
Nov 6 – Jim welcomes Rick Sharga, Executive Vice President at Auction.com to discuss the real estate market. Rick believes the real estate market nationally is finally coming out of one of the most abnormal real estate cycles in history with the epic boom/bust period of the last decade.
Inflation Will Return, But It May Take a Decade
Nov 5 – Jim welcomes back independent strategist Russell Napier. In a wide-ranging discussion Russell and Jim cover a number of important topics, from deflationary trends, to Fed policy, to key structural shifts in the U.S. affecting the strength of the dollar. Russell discusses why liquidity is tightening outside the U.S., and how...
QE Only Helping a Very Small Minority
Nov 4 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Charles Hugh Smith, author of the Of Two Minds blog. Charles notes that the Federal Reserve has been seen as all-powerful, but believes that perception is now waning. The Fed’s monetary policy is seeing diminishing returns since it only helps increase the wealth of a very small minority of the public.
Special Guest: Dr. Jeremy Walston, Professor of Geriatric Medicine at Johns Hopkins Medical School
Nov 3 – This week Jim and John cover a topic of great importance to most retirees, retirement plan distributions. The majority of Americans have some kind of retirement plan, whether it is a 401(k), 403(b), 457, IRA or Roth IRA. There are many planning issues to consider with these plans...