Financial Sense Newshour on the Markets
David Rosenberg: The Risks Are Out There, But This Bull Market Will Grind Higher – No Recession in Sight
Jul 2 – With the potential for a Greek default rattling the markets, what is the growth potential for Europe and the US looking ahead to the second half of the year? Jim welcomes David Rosenberg, Chief Economist & Strategist at...
Steve Hanke: Greek Problems Going to Get Worse, Not Better
Jul 1 – Greece has been in a deep depression since the financial crisis began and the future now looks even darker. Cris welcomes Steve Hanke, Professor of Applied Economics at Johns Hopkins University and a former Senior Economist on...
Steve Keen: Non-Linear Markets Forcing Copernican Revolution in Economics
Jun 30 – Steve Keen discusses two fundamental flaws of current economic thinking and how market complexity (including the role of money, debt, and banks) are forcing a Copernican Revolution on what some refer to as...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Slow and Shallow – The Next Fed Interest Rate Cycle
Jun 27 – This week on the Big Picture Jim continues the theme that has the market’s undivided attention; the coming rate rising cycle by the Federal Reserve. Much of the economic recovery has centered on Fed policy, which has...
Technician David Nicoski: Secular Bull Market in Biotech – More Upside to Come
Jun 27 – Jim welcomes David Nicoski CMT, Director of Research at Vermilion Technical Research. Dave believes we are in a period of rotation and uncertainty in the overall market, and historically it is likely to continue to move higher.
What Is BitGold? An Interview With Founder and CEO, Roy Sebag
Jun 23 – Cris Sheridan welcomes Roy Sebag, Founder and CEO of BitGold, who has created “a legal, tax-compliant and existing financial-system compatible gold standard, available to all global citizens.” Roy explains...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Fed’s High Wire Act – Crisis or Goldilocks?
Jun 20 – Jim’s first topic on the Big Picture this week is “The Fed’s High Wire Act – Crisis or Goldilocks?” The Fed has lowered their economic forecast again from the beginning of the year, and we now live in a “data dependent” world.
Technician Tom McClellan: Market in Final Stages of a Topping Process – Look for Big Decline This Fall
Jun 20 – Jim welcomes Tom McClellan, Editor of McClellan Financial Publications. Tom notes a number of cross currents and conflicting messages in the markets, and his work indicates a market top in August of this year.
Martin Armstrong: Bear Market in Bonds May Lead to “Phase Transition” in Stocks
Jun 18 – Martin Armstrong, founder of ArmstrongEconomics.com, says there’s a massive bubble in the bond market, which, when rates start to rise, may lead to a massive concentration of capital into US stocks. Martin explains how...
Puru Saxena: Still Bullish on Chinese Stocks – But Not as Cheap as Last Year
Jun 17 – The nature of the Chinese stock market is highly speculative, according to Puru Saxena. A typical pattern is a parabolic move up, followed by a parabolic crash down. Puru is watching the Chinese equity market carefully...
Brian Pretti: The Unintended Consequences of QE – Bonds No Longer a Safe Haven
Jun 16 – Years of quantitative easing by central banks may finally be causing a few cracks in the foundation of the global financial system. Jim welcomes Brian Pretti CFA, Managing Editor of ContraryInvestor.com.
Dan Wantrobski: US Transitioning Into a Reflationary Growth Cycle
Jun 13 – Jim welcomes Dan Wantrobski CMT, Managing Director of Technical Research at Janney Capital Markets. Dan and Jim discuss the recent turbulence in the bond market, and Dan gives a broad historical perspective on bond yields.
Russell Napier: Japan Likely to Win the Currency War – Competitors at Risk
Jun 12 – Currency debasement is just beginning in Japan according to Russell Napier, and there is no Plan B for the Bank of Japan. Emerging markets are in a vice, due to the declining Yen and rising US dollar. Cris Sheridan and...
Chuck Carnevale, a.k.a. “Mr. Valuation,” on Stocks, Bubbles, and Buybacks
Jun 11 – With stock market valuations at current levels, are there any bargains left in the stock market today? Cris Sheridan welcomes Charles (Chuck) Carnevale, creator of F.A.S.T. Graphs™. Chuck talks about the sectors and...
Ben Hunt on Information Theory, Bonds, and the Entropic Ending
Jun 10 – Signals are everywhere, but sometimes it's just noise. For example, many big names in the investment world are pointing to recent large swings in the bond market as a signal of future financial instability. Cris Sheridan welcomes...
Robert Johnson on His New Book – Invest With The Fed
Jun 9 – The financial markets now hang on every word uttered by Fed Chair Janet Yellen for clues regarding future Fed actions. Many market observers don’t fully grasp the power of the Fed, nor even understand how it works.
Ralph Acampora: Tide Not Lifting All Boats – You Must Be Stock & Sector Specific
Jun 6 – While the market has been going sideways all year, some stocks and sectors have done well, while others have lagged behind. Jim welcomes legendary technician Ralph Acampora, Director of Tactical Investments at Altaira Wealth Management. Ralph believes you need to be selective in this market, and sees...
Pierre Lassonde: Gold at a Tipping Point; China Key to New Bull Market
Jun 5 – Is the nearly four year bear market in gold finally coming to an end? Cris welcomes Pierre Lassonde, Chairman of Franco-Nevada Corporation, who believes gold is at a tipping point. Pierre tells Cris why he believes China is key...
Jon Hartley: Big Data Revolutionizing the Gathering of Economic Statistics
Jun 3 – Real time economic statistics are now becoming more a reality than distant pipedream, thanks to the burgeoning Big Data revolution. The gathering of timely data is extremely important, and will allow for much more optimal decision...
Urban Carmel on GDP Recalculation Conspiracy Theories; Market Outlook
Jun 2 – The Bureau of Economic Analysis is making another change to how they calculate and measure GDP. Is this manipulation of the data or part of some grand conspiracy? Cris welcomes Urban Carmel of The Fat Pitch...