Market Focus: Global/International
- Aug 21 Dropping Oil Prices Threaten Moscow’s Budget by Oil Price
- Aug 20 Is China’s Economy Too Big to Transform? by Global Risk Insights
- Aug 20 Five Regions Where Big Oil Is Foolishly Chasing Profits by Oil Price
- Aug 19 Ebola: Largest Outbreak on Record Takes Toll on Local Economies by Global Risk Insights
- Aug 19 Are Overseas Capital Inflows Pushing Up U.S. Markets? by Charles Hugh Smith
- Aug 19 Novel Fuel Resources, the Force of Economics and the Renewed East–West Power Struggle by Oliver Inderwildi PhD
- Aug 19 Europe’s Malaise: The New Normal? by Stratfor
- Aug 18 Further Signs of China’s Slowing Property Markets by Sober Look
- Aug 18 Lucid Dreaming! by Jeffrey D Saut
- Aug 18 QE Will Come to the Eurozone – and, Like Elsewhere, It Will Be a Failure by Detlev S Schlichter
- Aug 15 News: Gold Takes a Momentary Hit; Soros Bets on Stock Crash; Ukraine Destroys Armored Russian Convoy by FS Staff
- Aug 15 Argentina’s Default Raises More Questions Than Answers by Global Risk Insights
- Aug 14 Cybercrime’s Global Costs by Monty Guild Tony Danaher
- Aug 14 Russian Bear Rattles Markets, But PPT Rides to the Rescue by Gary Dorsch
- Aug 14 China’s Credit Slowdown Raises Concerns About Overall Economic Health by Stratfor
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: On The Record
In a special late summer edition of “On The Record”, John interviews Jim on a range of economic topics, starting with his views on the Crisis Window of 2014-2016, Peak Oil, and precious metals. Jim also gives his views on the theme of “Advantage America” and the growing manufacturing and energy renaissance in the U.S., as well as the rapid advances in...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Old Normal, The New Normal, Inflation and Oil
In Jim’s first topic on the Big Picture he explains how the world operates much differently today, with interest rates at half century lows and global economic growth at anemic levels. Jim goes into detail into how the “New Normal” operates, and how it is related to both inflation and the price and politics of oil.
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Mandarins of Monetary Finance – The Consequences of Zero Bound
In Jim’s first Big Picture topic this week, he looks at the consequences of the Federal Reserve’s zero interest rate policies, and what he expects ahead for the markets and the economy. Jim also references his interview this week with noted Fed-watcher James Grant, and discusses his opinions on the Fed as well.
Why the U.S. Stock Market Is Still the Best Place to Be – A Conversation With Brian Pretti
Jim welcomes back Brian Pretti CFA, Managing Editor at ContraryInvestor.com. In a wide-ranging conversation, Brian and Jim discuss how the U.S. stock market is more attractive, even if by default, than markets in Europe or Asia.
"In the early 1840s editor Horace Greeley encouraged his readers to go West. Today I encourage our readers consider the East in the 21st century." – Jim Puplava