Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Headwinds or Tailwinds – What Lies Ahead?
11/14/2015 - 02:03
Nov 14 – In the first Big Picture topic this week, Headwinds or Tailwinds – What Lies Ahead?, Jim and John discuss if stocks will rally into the end of the year, or is what we’ve just seen been nothing more than a relief rally, rather than a continuation of the bull market. Taking a larger...
Richard Dickson: Market Rally Has Been Very Weak – The Bear May Have Arrived
11/14/2015 - 02:00
Nov 14 – Jim welcomes back Richard Dickson, Chief Market Analyst at Lowry Research. Richard explains the tepid nature of the recent rally since September and views it as a rebound rally, and not the sign of a market ready to move significantly higher.
Book Interview: “A Radically Beneficial World: Automation, Technology and Creating Jobs for All”
11/12/2015 - 02:00
Nov 12 – In his latest must-read book, Charles Hugh Smith tackles very large and hotly debated subjects with ease while drawing on a wealth of information packaged in his usual concise and colorful style (his example of the Jelly Bean Economy as...
Ralph Acampora: Look for a Market Rally Through Year-End
11/07/2015 - 02:00
Nov 7 – Jim welcomes back legendary technician Ralph Acampora, Director of Tactical Investments at Altaira Wealth Management. Ralph advises buying the dips, as he sees a nice market run into the end of the year. Ralph notes we got the needed market washout...
Big Picture Special Edition: Don Coxe on Geopolitical Threats and George Gilder on Information Theory
11/07/2015 - 02:00
Nov 7 – In a special edition of the Big Picture, we reprise two compelling FS Insider interviews, featuring Dox Coxe and George Gilder. In a wide-ranging conversation, Don Coxe and Jim discuss geopolitical threats around the globe, the economic situation in China...
Evelyn and James Garriss: El Niño Will Help, But California Drought Will Continue
11/06/2015 - 02:00
Nov 6 – Cris welcomes Evelyn Garriss and her son James Garriss of the Browning World Climate Bulletin. They discuss some of the potential extreme weather events in the US as a result of the coming El Niño pattern, how it will affect drought conditions in California...
Jim O'Sullivan on US Economy, Recession and Financial Risks
11/04/2015 - 02:00
Nov 4 – Jim O'Sullivan, rated as one of the most accurate economic forecasters in America over the past 10 years by MarketWatch, offers his outlook on the US economy, the risks of a recession, along with global economic conditions, monetary policy...
Craig Johnson: Secular Bull Market Still Alive and Well – Year-End S&P Target 2135
10/31/2015 - 01:00
Oct 31 – Jim welcomes Craig Johnson CMT CFA, Principal and Senior Technical Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray. Craig argues that his technical work, as well as breadth and sentiment indicators do not point to an end of the bull market.
Dr. David Zervos: US Markets Will Underperform Europe and Japan Due to Lack of QE
10/30/2015 - 01:00
Oct 30 – Cris welcomes David Zervos, Ph.D., Chief Market Strategist at Jefferies. He discusses why he sees Japan and Europe as more attractive from an investment standpoint, as both are gearing up for more QE, while the US...
Sean Darby: Majority of Asset Classes Are Expensive
10/29/2015 - 01:00
Oct 29 – Sean Darby, Chief Global Equity Strategist at Jefferies, discusses his outlook on global markets and recommends investors focus on Europe and Japan as growth peaks in the US. He sees the bull market in the US nearing its end and says the majority...
Robert Kiyosaki on Rich Dad, Poor Dad, Donald Trump, and More
10/28/2015 - 01:00
Oct 28 – Robert Kiyosaki, author of the #1 personal finance book of all time, Rich Dad, Poor Dad, and who also co-wrote Why We Want You to Be Rich with Donald Trump in 2006, explains his success with Rich Dad, Poor Dad and some...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Bull Markets – It’s All About Liquidity
10/24/2015 - 01:03
Oct 24 – The banking system has always been the centerpiece of liquidity flows, and the financial markets are driven principally by changes in liquidity. In the first Big Picture topic this week, Bull Markets – It’s All About Liquidity, Jim and John discuss...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Outlook Q4 2015: Deflation & The New Normal – A 360 Degree View
10/17/2015 - 01:03
Oct 17 – In the first Big Picture topic today, Jim and John take a look at what the rest of the year looks like, and also take a sneak peek at 2016 as well. There are many uncertainties at the moment, starting with the Federal Reserve and...
Robin Griffiths: Strong Seasonal Rally Ahead – Use It to Raise Cash
10/17/2015 - 01:00
Oct 17 – Jim welcomes back Robin Griffiths, Chief Technical Strategist at ECU Group in London. Robin believes we are already in a cyclical bear market, and it would take a new all-time high in the US stock market to override his...
RenMac’s Patrick Nipper: Credit Conditions Have Weakened Across the Board – Stay Alert
10/16/2015 - 01:00
Oct 16 – Cris welcomes Renaissance Macro’s Senior Technical Analyst Patrick Nipper CMT CFA, who offers his technical outlook on stocks, energy, the US dollar, and commodities. Patrick notes that investors should be holding...
MIT’s Andrew McAfee on The Second Machine Age
10/15/2015 - 01:00
Oct 15 – Cris and Andrew discuss his 2014 best-selling book, The Second Machine Age, and the impact of technology on society, the economy, and why it should be at least as profound as the “first machine age” (or Industrial Revolution) since, in this case, we are seeing...
Michael Lewitt Sees a “Toxic Combination of Forces” Coming Our Way
10/14/2015 - 01:00
Oct 14 – Earlier this year, Michael Lewitt, author of the widely read newsletter The Credit Strategist, warned our listeners of the coming dangers of negative interest rates, why this destroys the very fabric of capitalism, and how...
John Butler on the Structure of Currency Revolutions and the New Monetary Order
10/13/2015 - 01:00
Oct 13 – Drawing upon Thomas Kuhn's monumental work, "The Structure of Scientific Revolutions," Cris and John discuss his latest article where he argues that the dollar-based monetary order is undergoing a similar process and transition that will lead to...
Peter Boockvar: Stock Market Has Peaked - "Tremendous Value" in Precious Metals, Commodities
10/08/2015 - 01:00
Oct 8 – Peter Boockvar of the Lindsey Group explains why he thinks the bull market in US stocks is over and why investors should be looking at contrarian plays like precious metals, commodities, and emerging markets.
US Real Estate Market Update With Rick Sharga
10/07/2015 - 01:00
Oct 7 – Rick Sharga of Auction.com, the largest online marketplace for US real estate, provides an update on the housing market looking at affordability, interest rates, the impact of resetting home equity loans, rental rates, and more.