Market Observations on the Markets

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Chris Puplava
03/27/2015 - 15:35
So far the bullish themes for this year are foreign equities and U.S. bonds with the continued surge in the USD. These themes are borne out when looking at flows into exchange traded funds (ETFs) by asset class and geographic focus.
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FS Staff
03/26/2015 - 16:41
Interview with Dan Wantrobski, Managing Director of Technical Strategy at Janney Capital Markets regarding their latest study on share buybacks, IPOs, and M&A activity. Dan explains the results of this study and what it means for the stock...
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FS Staff
03/24/2015 - 17:08
Felix Zulauf is the Founder and President of Zulauf Asset Management in Zug, Switzerland and has been a member of Barron’s Roundtable for over 20 years. In a wide-ranging discussion, Felix covers Fed policy, how dollar strength will lead to a global...
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FS Staff
03/23/2015 - 15:50
In case you’ve missed any of the 80+ shows or interviews we’ve done so far this year, here’s a list of our top 10 most popular podcasts from the Newshour page. 
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FS Staff
03/20/2015 - 16:30
Felix Zulauf sees a global crisis in 2016-2017 from a rising U.S. dollar, Eoin Treacy says a "wall of money" is hitting the stock market, Marin Katusa explains the metallurgy of money, and Jeff Saut sees the market doubling over the next decade.
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FS Staff
03/19/2015 - 16:08
"It's been a very frustrating environment. I'm even looking at the intra-day moves today and we've gone plunging down and surging back up and now it's going to a new low...if you look at the overall pattern of the S&P or the Dow, the barely 4%...
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Clif Droke
03/19/2015 - 08:02
Until the latest pullback on Wednesday, the U.S. dollar index had been on a rip-and-tear for most of this year. Earlier this week the dollar hit a new multi-year high as concerns over Europe and China have fueled foreign interest in U.S. assets.
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Bill Fleckenstein
03/18/2015 - 13:37
The Fed downgraded its economic assessment and raised the bar as to what would cause it to tighten. Thus, versus expectations, in "beat-the-number" parlance, the Fed "missed and lowered." Given the world economy, they may never raise rates, but the...
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FS Staff
03/18/2015 - 12:57
“ very extended and in some cases at multi-year extremes,” said Jonathan Krinsky, Chief Market Technician at MKM Partners, in a recent interview with Financial Sense Newshour. Looking at a chart of the biotech ETF (IBB), we see that is...
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Oil Price
03/18/2015 - 08:16
This time a year ago, the oil industry's biggest problem was finding a way to deal with the “retirement tsunami” about to crash down on it as older oilfield workers hung up their cork boots to enjoy freedom-55.