Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Approaching the Peak
10/22/2016 - 02:03
Oct 22 – Our Investment Strategy Conference is taking place next week in San Diego, CA. The theme this year is “Approaching the Peak and the Next Financial Crisis.” Jim shares some of what he’ll be discussing at this free event at the San Diego...
Tom McClellan: Stock Market Will Determine the Next President
10/22/2016 - 02:00
Oct 22 – How does the stock market decide who wins this the presidential race this November? Tom McClellan explains why in today’s podcast. Also, Marc Chandler discusses the flash crash in the British Pound and why he’s...
ECRI’s Lakshman Achuthan: US Economy Reaching a Turning Point
10/20/2016 - 02:00
Oct 20 – Lakshman Achuthan, co-founder of the Economic Cycle Research Institute (ECRI) and co-author of Beating the Business Cycle, discusses the current outlook for the US and how we are approaching an important turning point. Lakshman also offers...
Peter Boockvar: 35-Year Bull Market in Bonds Is Over; Watch Japan
10/19/2016 - 02:00
Oct 19 – Peter Boockvar, Chief Market Analyst for The Lindsey Group, believes we are witnessing the beginning stages of a multi-decade bond bubble that is about to pop. In this interview, Peter discusses the US stock...
Don Coxe: World Awash in Crises – Get Prepared
10/15/2016 - 02:03
Oct 15 – In a wide-ranging interview, Don Coxe of Coxe Advisors surveys the global investment environment by taking a look at geopolitics, monetary policy, the global economy, and why he think investors should...
Lawrence McQuillan: Day of Reckoning for Public Pensions Underway
10/14/2016 - 02:00
Oct 14 – Generous benefits, unrealistic return assumptions, and extremely low interest rates are combining in a perfect storm against large public pension funds, says Lawrence McQuillan, author of the must-read book, California...
Why Your Next Car Will Be Driverless
10/12/2016 - 02:00
Oct 12 – This year’s best book on automated vehicles is “Driverless: Intelligent Cars and the Road Ahead.” Today, we speak with authors Hod Lipson and Melba Kurman on why driverless technology is not just safer than you...
Alan Cole on the Facts Behind Trump’s Tax Returns
10/11/2016 - 02:00
Oct 11 – Alan Cole at the non-partisan Tax Foundation explains the facts and issues surrounding the recent controversial NY Times release of Trump’s state tax returns and the claim that Trump could have avoided taxes for nearly two decades.
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Money Never Sleeps and the Great Reflation
10/08/2016 - 02:03
Oct 8 – A year after the 2008-2009 Financial Crisis, Jim argued that massive amounts of money being injected into the financial system by both governments and central banks would very likely chase assets higher and reflate the stock...
Dan Amerman: Beginning Stages of a Public Pension Crisis
10/06/2016 - 02:00
Oct 6 – When it comes to the massive underfunding of public pension funds, which many are relying on for their future retirement, Dan Amerman has crunched the numbers, done the math, and, based on his analysis, says the truth is...
Gary Dorsch: Bullish Until Fed Changes Course
10/01/2016 - 02:00
Oct 1 – After this week’s market wrap-up, we speak with Global Money Trends’ Gary Dorsch on why he thinks the bullish trend for stocks will continue until we see a meaningful change in monetary policy. Dorsch also offers his outlook...
Microsoft’s Hololens Is an Absolute Game Changer
09/30/2016 - 02:00
Sep 30 – If you haven’t yet heard about Microsoft’s new mixed-reality headset called the Hololens—listen up—because it’s going to be an absolute game changer! Financial Sense discusses this new device, which the public is just now getting...
Central Banks Now Doing More Harm Than Good, Says Former BIS Chief Economist
09/28/2016 - 02:00
Sep 28 – Today we speak with William White, former Chief Economist at the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) and current chairman of the Economic and Development Review Committee at the OECD, where he tells Financial Sense...
Book Interview: Weapons of Math Destruction
09/23/2016 - 02:00
Sep 23 – Cathy O’Neil joins us today to discuss her new book, Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy—an absolute must-read for those wanting to know more about the dark side of big data.
Urban Carmel: Market in the Fifth and Final Wave
09/22/2016 - 02:00
Sep 22 – Where does the US economy stand today? Is a recession imminent? Can we trust the economic statistics? Urban Carmel, writer for The Fat Pitch, provides his comprehensive outlook on current and future trends, arguing that...
Charles Hugh Smith: Optimizing Bad Policy Guaranteed to Fail
09/21/2016 - 02:00
Sep 21 – Well-known author and economic commentator, Charles Hugh Smith at oftwominds.com, explains the “optimization problem” facing policymakers and why this inevitably leads to some form of economic self-destruction...
Lifetime Income Series: Lower Taxes, Save Money and Invest More
09/19/2016 - 02:03
Sep 19 – With the proper implementation of pension and retirement plans, you can actually lower taxes, save money and invest more. Jim discusses what you need to know when it comes to IRAs and 401(k) plans in today’s Lifetime Income broadcast.
Dan Wantrobski: Market in a Corrective Phase
09/17/2016 - 02:03
Sep 17 – Jim welcomes Dan Wantrobski CMT, Chief Technical Strategist at New Albion Partners. Dan believes the US stock market is going through a corrective phase and explains how long he expects it to last. Dan also discusses his outlook on the commodity sector...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Mandibles - A Book Interview
09/17/2016 - 02:03
Sep 17 – What would the US look like if it defaulted on its debt? Lionel Shriver has written a gripping and provocative novel called The Mandibles to explain her version of how things might play out on this special edition of Financial Sense Newshour.
Andrew Zatlin: Global Markets in the “Eye of a Hurricane”
09/15/2016 - 02:00
Sep 15 – Moneyball Economics’ Andrew Zatlin, one of America's top-rated economic forecasters, gives an update on his economically-sensitive Vice Index and explains why he believes “we’re in the eye of a hurricane” according to his forecast...