Financial Sense Newshour Big Picture Archive


James J Puplava CFP

Jan 14 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava looks at the consensus forecasts for 2017 when it comes to the stock market, the economy, and interest rates. He and John Loeffler also discuss the “wild cards” that could throw the stock market off kilter.


Mark Levinson

Dec 31 – Today, we speak with Marc Levinson about his new book, An Extraordinary Time: The End of the Postwar Boom and the Return of the Ordinary Economy, where Levinson explains the forces that led to extraordinary economic growth in the past...


James J Puplava CFP

Dec 24 – As a real-time barometer of economic and financial anxiety, the double-digit plunge in global markets at the start of 2016 reflected nothing but pessimism on the part of investors. The US and global economy were slowing...


James J Puplava CFP

Dec 17 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim argues that markets have gotten ahead of themselves and gives his outlook for a market correction given sentiment levels, headwinds facing Trump’s expected proposals, and other factors that...


James J Puplava CFP

Dec 10 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim discusses the tumultuous forces driving a populous backlash against globalism and why this represents a paradigm shift filled with big upsets and changing investment behavior.


James J Puplava CFP

Dec 3 – In the past few weeks—and especially following Trump’s election—oil, interest rates, the stock market, and the US dollar have all moved strongly to the upside. What’s going on and is this sustainable? Jim Puplava discusses...


Lionel Shriver

Nov 26 – What would the US look like if it defaulted on its debt? Lionel Shriver has written a gripping and provocative novel called The Mandibles to explain her version of how things might play out on this special edition of Financial Sense Newshour.


James J Puplava CFP

Nov 19 – Donald Trump has won the election and now plans to provide a major boost to the economy. Will it succeed and delay the onset of a recession or will the “great reflation” get stopped dead in its tracks as interest rates climb steadily higher? Jim discusses...


Jim Rickards

Nov 12 – For today's Big Picture, we speak with the always popular Jim Rickards to discuss his new book, "The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites' Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis."


James J Puplava CFP

Nov 5 – In today's Big Picture podcast, Jim explains how even though central banks are running the economy, the likelihood for a 2017 recession has increased. Then, Jim provides some investment strategy when the future is...