Financial Sense Newshour
Jim welcomes back Rick Sharga, Executive Vice President of Auction.com, LLC to discuss the real estate outlook for 2014. Rick and Jim discuss why housing has traditionally pulled the US economy out of recessions, but not this time. Rick notes the reasons behind this slow recovery in real estate, much of which can be attributed to...
Jim welcomes back Robert Rapier, Chief Technology Officer at Merica International, a forestry and renewable energy company. Robert has 20 years of international engineering experience in the chemicals, oil and gas, and renewable energy industries, and holds several patents related to his work...
Jim is pleased to welcome Satyajit Das, Author, Journalist and Commentator at EconoMonitor.com. Satyajit Das has worked in financial markets for over 30 years. Since 1994, he has acted as a consultant to financial institutions and corporations in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia.
The beginning of the year is a great time to do some financial planning, as you are gathering your financial documents for tax preparation time. This week Jim and Cathlyn walk you through what exactly is involved in a financial plan and how they implemented a financial plan for one of Jim’s clients.
This week on the Big Picture, Jim begins with “The Great Rotations” in which he discusses trend shifts in key areas of the markets and the economy. Some of the rotations discussed include the shift from bonds to stocks, the emerging market economy to US outperformance, inflationary to non-inflationary growth, and the shift from a positive to a negative savings rate in Japan.
Jim welcomes back Shelley Moen CMT, Senior Market Strategist at Vermilion Technical Research, LLC. Shelley sees a healthy pause in the market after the year-end “melt-up” of 2013. She notes that success in the market in 2014 will be about picking the right sectors.
In a new addition to FS Insider, “One-On-One with Jim Puplava” offers Jim’s analysis and perspective on an in-depth level. Jim will cover economic trends, issues and specific industries in detail, and offer his personal perspective to the FS Insider audience.
Jim welcomes back Alex Daley of Casey Research, senior editor of Casey’s Extraordinary Technology. In his varied tech career, Alex has worked as a senior research executive, a software developer, project manager, senior IT executive, and technology marketer.
Jim welcomes back Frank Holmes, CEO and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors, Inc. Frank and Jim discuss the gold sector, and Frank notes that it is very unusual to get four consecutive years of downturn in a gold bear market, so he is cautiously optimistic this year. Frank discusses the reasons why...
Jim welcomes back Jeffrey Saut, Chief Investment Strategist at Raymond James Financial Inc. Jeff and Jim discuss the year ahead in the markets and the economy. Jeff sees some form of grand political bargain this year before the election, as Democrats are worried about the effects of Obamacare at the polls.