Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Stratfor’s Bosoni: Brexit Marks Peak Political Integration for Europe
07/01/2016 - 02:00
Jul 1 - Stratfor Senior Europe Analyst Adriano Bosoni provides an in-depth discussion on UK’s momentous decision to leave the EU, why he thinks it marks the peak of political integration in Europe, and how this process may unfold depending on two key events in 2017.
Brian Pretti: Expect Continued Market and Economic Volatility
06/29/2016 - 02:00
Jun 29 – Brian Pretti joins Chris Puplava to take a macro look at the US economy and where it may be heading. Brian sees uncertainty and volatility ahead, and notes that certain sectors such as agriculture are slowing down. Additionally, consumers are...
Dr. Gary Shilling: The End of Growth – Deleveraging Continues Globally
06/24/2016 - 07:10
Jun 24 – Jim welcomes Gary Shilling PhD, President of A Gary Shilling & Co, publisher of Insight and author of The Age of Deleveraging. Gary believes that global growth will be sluggish in the years ahead, as the deleveraging process...
Peter Zeihan on “The Accidental Superpower”
06/23/2016 - 02:00
Jun 23 – Geopolitical Strategist Peter Zeihan discusses his must-read book “The Accidental Superpower” and shares a large number of features that destined the United States to become a global superpower and why...
Rawlson King on the Evolution of Biometrics
06/22/2016 - 02:00
Jun 22 – Rawlson King of BiometricUpdate.com explains how quickly evolving biometric technologies are poised to kill off passwords in 5-10 years as the global banking and financial services industry continues to make large-scale...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The End of Growth
06/18/2016 - 02:03
Jun 18 – In a special edition of the Big Picture, Jim combines commentary and analysis with clips from his interview this week with Dr. Gary Shilling. Jim discusses the recent Federal Reserve meeting and its ratcheting down of...
Jesse Felder: This Is Why George Soros Is So Bearish
06/17/2016 - 02:00
Jun 17 – Jesse Felder, Editor of The Felder Report, joins Cris to discuss George Soros and his reemergence from retirement to place major bearish bets on the market. Jesse covers the rationale for why Soros is bearish...
Neil Dutta on ‘Spooky’ Employment Report, Decline in Business Investment
06/15/2016 - 02:00
Jun 15 – Neil Dutta, Head of US Economics at Renaissance Macro Research (RenMac), explains his economic outlook for the US and why the most recent employment report was ‘spooky’. Neil also discusses the alarming decline in...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Razor’s Edge
06/11/2016 - 02:03
Jun 11 – In the first Big Picture topic this week, “The Razor’s Edge”, Jim discusses where the economy sits now, between recovery and relapsing into a recession, and with the Fed between tightening or more easing. Jim delves into...
Kallaus: Stocks Nearing Short-Term Peak; Limited Upside for Oil
06/09/2016 - 02:00
Jun 9 – Kurt Kallaus, the author of Exec Spec, shares his outlook on the stock market, oil, interest rates, and the US economy and says that commodities are acting as a leading economic indicator by the investment community.
Eisenbeis: Forecasting Errors Larger than Normal in Uncertain Economic Environment
06/08/2016 - 02:00
Jun 8 – Dr. Robert A. Eisenbeis, Chief Monetary Economist at Cumberland Advisors, joins Cris to discuss the US economy and trends in US economic data. He notes that forecasting errors are larger than normal when economic...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Coming Obama Recession
06/04/2016 - 02:03
Jun 4 – In the first Big Picture topic this week, “The Coming Obama Recession”, Jim addresses the growing signs of a slowdown in the economy; the latest of which was a very poor jobs number released on Friday. Jim and John discuss...
Dr. Alan Beaulieu: US to Escape Recession Until 2019, Face Disaster in 2030
06/03/2016 - 02:00
Jun 3 – Dr. Alan Beaulieu, President of ITR Economics, explains his macroeconomic forecast for a 1930s-style depression in the US as debt, demographics, and rising inflation converge around the 2030 timeframe. He also offers his near-term forecast for...
Lazarus Recovery, Managed Depression, or Mother of All Crashes?
06/02/2016 - 02:00
Jun 2 – Satyajit Das, named in 2014 as one of the 50 most influential people in finance, discusses three possible scenarios for the markets and the global economy moving forward. He also gives his outlook on the Brexit vote come late-June...
George Gilder on His New Book: The Scandal of Money
06/01/2016 - 02:00
Jun 1 – Today, on FS Insider, George Gilder shares a number of thought-provoking insights from his new book, “The Scandal of Money: Why Wall Street Recovers but the Economy Never Does,” released on March 28, 2016.
Richard Duncan: China Is Facing a ‘Serious Crisis’
05/28/2016 - 02:03
May 28 – In a special edition of the Big Picture, we reprise a compelling interview with Richard Duncan, conducted recently by Cris Sheridan on FS Insider. China experienced the “greatest economic boom in the history of the world” based on an...
Technician Craig Johnson: Buy the Dips – Secular Bull Market Still Intact
05/28/2016 - 02:00
May 28 – Ryan Puplava welcomes back Craig Johnson CFA CMT, Senior Technical Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray. Craig still believes that bullish economic trends are intact, and reiterated his year-end target of 2350 for the S&P 500 Index.
Bolin: Wide Range of Data Suggests Market Top
05/26/2016 - 02:00
May 26 – Charles Bolin, a mining engineer and contributor at Seeking Alpha, says the market is likely in the process of forming a major top and, if current trends continue, expects a recession before the end of 2017. Here, he explains the message...
Syverson: “Mismeasurement Hypothesis” Doesn’t Explain US Productivity Slowdown
05/25/2016 - 02:00
May 25 – Since 2004, the US has been experiencing a productivity slowdown. Many prominent economists and strategists argue that this is an illusion due to a mismeasurement of our modern society. Chad Syverson, Professor of Economics at...
Dr. Peter Vincent Pry on the Existential Threat of EMP’s and Chris Puplava’s Economic Outlook
05/21/2016 - 02:03
May 21 – In a special edition of the Big Picture, we reprise two recent programs from FS Insider. The first segment features Dr. Peter Vincent Pry, Executive Director of the Congressional EMP Commission and author of the 2015...