Financial Sense Newshour
Jim welcomes back David Morgan of the Stone Investment Group and publisher of The Morgan Report. David and Jim discuss the outlook for the silver market, as well as the recent ending of the London “Silver Fix”. The silver fix had mostly been used to set the silver price for the derivatives market, so there may be potential disruptions in silver pricing in the future.
Jim welcomes back John Doody PhD, Editor of the Gold Stock Analyst. John discusses a number of challenges facing the gold industry. Currently, mining costs are rising faster than the price of gold, and most recent mining discoveries have been lower grade ounces.
Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense welcomes Michael Pettis, a Beijing-based economic theorist and financial strategist. He is a professor of finance at Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing. He has also worked on Wall Street in trading, capital markets, and...
This week Jim and Cathlyn address how you can insulate yourself from a downturn in the economy or another bear market, so you don’t have to worry about your retirement security. One of the most important lessons learned from the bear markets in stocks, real estate and commodities is the importance of diversification...
Jim’s first Big Picture topic deals with the major changes heading our way over the next decade. A number of Jim’s guests on FS Insider have discussed these trends in recent months. Some of the areas that will be directly affected by these Megatrends include education, retail, manufacturing, energy, finance and technology.
Jim welcomes John Kosar CMT, Director of Research at Asbury Research LLC. John believes we could see 2.4% on the 10 year Treasury, as the bond market is still reflecting concern about the economy.
Jim welcomes back Jeffrey D. Saut, Chief Investment Strategist at Raymond James Financial Inc. Jeff believes that a lot of people underestimate the strength of the US economy. He stresses the importance of buying quality stocks in...
Jim welcomes back Martin Armstrong of ArmstrongEconomics.com. Jim and Martin cover an array of economic and geo-political issues around the globe. Martin takes aim at politicians and journalists in the U.S., stating that neither group understand economics, and politicians cannot successfully manage the economy.
Jim is pleased to welcome back Neil Dutta, Head of U.S. Economics at Renaissance Macro Research. They discuss the US economy, and Neil sees strong momentum in the second quarter, forecasting 3.5% GDP growth. He sees stronger growth ahead, but notes it’s difficult to see beyond six months out.
Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense interviews Chris Puplava, Portfolio Manager at the PFS Group. Chris discusses what to look for in a major market top. Major tops are associated with key breakdowns in the credit markets and the economy.