Financial Sense Newshour
This week Jim and John discuss the subject of taking early retirement. Early retirement can end up a blessing or a curse. Jim and John discuss the steps you need to know before that decision is made. Sometimes early retirement is not voluntary, but there is still planning that can be done.
Jim’s first Big Picture topic this week is a reference to the Warren Buffett quotation. He uses this sage market advice to critique the “fear” industry, which is always trying to scare investors, no matter the economic fundamentals or reality. The second topic is “A Guaranteed Stock Market Correction”, which refers to...
Jim welcomes back Tom McClellan, Editor of McClellan Financial Publications. Tom sees the Presidential 2nd Term Cycle Pattern playing out exactly so far this year, and expects seasonal weakness until October, with the market then picking up and finishing the year strongly.
Jim welcomes back John Kaiser, Founder of Kaiser Research Online. They discuss cross currents in the gold market, and how gold is not yet in line with an economic recovery. John believes that strong economic growth is the best long-term driver of gold prices.
Jim welcomes back Jean-Marie Eveillard, Senior Adviser, Portfolio Management at First Eagle Funds. A legendary value investor, Jean-Marie received a Lifetime Achievement Award from Morningstar in 2003 for building one of the most successful long-term records in the investment business.
Cris Sheridan, Senior Editor of Financial Sense, welcomes Dan Wantrobski CMT, Managing Director of Technical Strategy at Janney Capital Markets. According to Dan’s research of looking at the last 130 years of market trends, the U.S. markets have likely made a long-term transition to an inflationary bull market cycle...
Laura Kodres, an expert on systemic risks and macro financial linkages at the IMF, explains shadow banking, the pivotal role it played in the last financial crisis, the intended and unintended consequences regulatory efforts have had since then, and some of the current worries that are starting to build around the globe, most notably in China.
This week on the Lifetime Income Series, Jim and Cathlyn talk about wealth planning, specifically how to maintain your lifestyle in retirement, and protect your spouse and your children. They are really talking about a multi-generational plan, not just a plan to get to retirement.
This week Ryan Puplava CMT welcomes Dave Nicoski CMT, Director of Research at Vermilion Technical Research. Dave and Ryan discuss the outlook for both global and domestic markets, and also assess the strength of the current bull market.
Erik Townsend sits in for Jim this week on the Big Picture. Erik’s first topic is “The Relentless Bid”. Erik looks at why the stock market has seen such an unprecedented and nearly non-stop rally for the last five years...