Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Ralph Acampora: We May Not Have Seen the Bottom, But Secular Bull Still Alive
09/05/2015 - 02:00
Sep 5 – Jim welcomes legendary technician Ralph Acampora, Director of Tactical Investments at Altaira Wealth Management. Ralph notes this current decline should not have been a surprise to anyone, given the divergences in place earlier in the year...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Bull vs. Bear – Who Has It Right?
09/05/2015 - 02:00
Sep 5 – The first topic this week on the Big Picture is “Bull vs. Bear – Who Has it Right?” The market has just experienced its first double-digit correction since 2011. So many are wondering if we are entering a new bear market and an economic recession, or is...
Jon Lieber on US Small Business Outlook and the Crisis of Entrepreneurship
09/04/2015 - 02:00
Sep 4 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Jon Lieber, Chief Economist at Thumbtack.com. Small business owners are still generally positive on the US economy. Jon sees no indications of major fear or retrenchment based on...
Clif Droke: US Economy Strong Enough to Withstand China Slowdown
09/03/2015 - 02:00
Sep 3 – Clif Droke gives an update on his "New Economy Index," which acts as a real-time leading indicator of the US market and economy, and says that it is not warning of a recession and retrenchment by US consumers...
Mark Nestmann: The U.S. Is by Far the World’s Largest Tax Haven
09/02/2015 - 07:33
Sep 2 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Mark Nestmann, President of The Nestmann Group Ltd. Mark and Cris discuss the tax advantages of foreign investors in the US, and how those advantages are about to be even greater for foreign...
Satyajit Das on the Australian Housing Market, and the Link to China
09/01/2015 - 02:00
Sep 1 – In the final part of a wide-ranging interview, Cris Sheridan and Satyajit Das, author, journalist and commentator, look at the housing market in Australia. Das, who has lived in Australia for over 40 years, has an insider’s...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Financial Sense Sampler (Part 2)
08/29/2015 - 02:03
Aug 29 – In Part Two of a special summer edition of the Big Picture, we offer a sampler of excerpts from previous programs on FS Insider with both Jim and Cris, Big Picture analysis with Jim, and important retirement topics from...
Martin Armstrong: If This Level Breaks, Expect Dow to Hit 13,000, Then Double
08/29/2015 - 02:00
Aug 29 – Legendary market historian and well-known strategist Martin Armstrong comments on recent market events and explains his forecast for stocks, bonds, currencies, and gold. Martin also provides his long-term outlook on China, US interest rates...
David Rosenberg: The Risks Are Out There, But This Bull Market Will Grind Higher – No Recession in Sight
08/28/2015 - 02:00
Aug 28 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim welcomes David Rosenberg, Chief Economist & Strategist at Gluskin Sheff & Associates in Toronto. David and Jim cover the consequences of the Greek crisis, and the...
Book Interview: California Dreaming – Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis
08/26/2015 - 02:00
Aug 26 – This is a special reprise edition of FS Insider. A crisis is brewing in California and elsewhere across the United States. Cris Sheridan welcomes Lawrence J. McQuillan, author of California Dreaming. Lawrence pulls back...
A Conversation With Futurist Jerome Glenn of the Millennium Project
08/25/2015 - 02:00
Aug 25 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Jerome Glenn, co-founder and director of The Millennium Project on global futures research. It is a global think tank, distributed around the world into 56 nodes. It is a data-driven platform...
Milan Zeleny: The Economy as a Complex Adaptive Organism
08/21/2015 - 02:00
Aug 21 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Cris Sheridan welcomes Milan Zeleny, Professor of Management Systems at Fordham University. Is the economy more like a machine or a living organism? Professor Zeleny explains...
Dr. Chris Kuehl: No Near-Term Risk of Recession, But Inflation May Return by Mid 2016
08/13/2015 - 02:00
Aug 13 – Credit is the lifeblood of the US economy. What is taking place in credit today, and what does it tell us about economic activity for the balance of the year? Cris Sheridan welcomes Chris Kuehl PhD, Chief Economist...
Neil Howe on the Fourth Turning, Cycles of History, and the Future of America (Part 2)
08/07/2015 - 02:00
Aug 7 – Cris Sheridan continues his discussion with Neil Howe, best-selling author, speaker, and a renowned authority on generations in America. Neil points out the many parallels between the prior Fourth Turning period...
Neil Howe on the Fourth Turning, Cycles of History, and the Future of America (Part 1)
08/06/2015 - 02:00
Aug 6 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Neil Howe, best-selling author, speaker, and a renowned authority on generations in America. Cris and Neil discuss his best-selling book The Fourth Turning where Neil provides an overview...
Dr. Woody Brock: What Lies Ahead for China?
08/04/2015 - 02:00
Aug 4 — Cris Sheridan welcomes Woody Brock PhD, Founder and President of Strategic Economic Decisions. Dr. Brock offers an analysis of the rapid economic rise of China from 1980 to the present and the factors that have led to...
Special Feature: Chris Puplava’s Market Update and Brian Pretti on Threats to the Bond Market
08/01/2015 - 02:03
Aug 1 – Chris Puplava discusses whether he’s seeing a bull market top and says the usual reasons—recession, financial stress, or a spike in oil prices—are not there. Chris also remarks on Richard Dickson’s forecast...
George Gilder on the Information Theory of Money and Capitalism
07/31/2015 - 02:00
Jul 31 – “There is no anchor for the value of money. The Fed decides what money is worth, and who gets it” says George Gilder, Senior Fellow at Discovery Institute and Chairman of George Gilder Fund Management. In a wide-ranging...
Satyajit Das: U.S. Shale Industry Will Likely Hit a Wall in 12-18 Months
07/24/2015 - 02:00
Jul 24 – In part two of an in-depth interview, Cris Sheridan asks Satyajit Das about the debt issues in the US compared to other nations, and Das explains that the US has time to manage its debt problems, but that time is not unlimited.
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Message
07/18/2015 - 02:03
Jul 18 – The first Big Picture topic this week is The Message. This refers to Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s testimony on Capitol Hill this week. The big question continues to be when will The Federal Reserve begin to raise interest rates.