Financial Sense Newshour for Storm Watch
Forecast 2017: The Oracles
Jan 14 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava looks at the consensus forecasts for 2017 when it comes to the stock market, the economy, and interest rates. He and John Loeffler also discuss the “wild cards” that could throw the stock market off kilter.
India and the Cashless Society
Jan 4 – Just two months ago, the second largest nation in the world, India, banned the most common forms of cash from being used. Jeremy Luedi, a Senior Analyst at Global Risks Insights, gives the details and explains some of the...
Dan Amerman on Imminent Surge in Entitlement Costs
Dec 28 – America is facing an “imminent multi-trillion dollar surge in Social Security and Medicare costs,” writes Dan Amerman. Today, he discusses why this will happen and what it means for US national debt, retirement savings...
Greg Weldon: Market Faces ‘Large Margin of Error’ With Global Stresses Intensifying
Dec 22 – Greg Weldon of Weldon Financial gives his outlook on the US employment picture, gold, the dollar, interest rates, oil, China and more and says that markets are facing a ‘large margin of error’ with a number of global...
Greed Is Back – Making Bubbles Great Again
Dec 17 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim argues that markets have gotten ahead of themselves and gives his outlook for a market correction given sentiment levels, headwinds facing Trump’s expected proposals, and other factors that...
Neil Dutta on US Economic Outlook, Risks of “Too Much Fiscal Stimulus”
Dec 8 – Renaissance Macro’s Neil Dutta joins FS Insider to discuss his outlook and assessment of US manufacturing, the service sector, housing, wage growth, employment, the wider global economy, and the risks coming from too much fiscal...
Stratfor’s Reva Goujon: Major Geopolitical Changes Coming in 2017
Dec 2 – Reva Goujon, VP of Global Analysis at Stratfor, discusses the potential implications of a Trump presidency in terms of trade, geopolitics, and foreign policy. She also goes through the major events and potential stress points for...
Macro Ops’ Tyler Kling: Bond Market Has Peaked; Watch US Dollar!
Dec 1 – US bond yields reached their all-time low in July of this year, just weeks after Tyler Kling warned listeners of asymmetrical risks facing bond investors on our show. Today, we get an update from Tyler regarding bonds...
Andrew Scott on "The 100-Year Life: Living and Working in an Age of Longevity”
Nov 29 – Jim welcomes Professor Andrew Scott, Professor of Economics at the London Business School, and co-author of The 100-Year Life. Professor Scott notes that with every new decade, lifespan is now increasing by 2-3 years, and a child born in 2007 has a 50%...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: The Mandibles - A Book Interview
Nov 26 – 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.
Craig Johnson: Major Rotations into Positive Year-End
Nov 19 – After Ryan Puplava’s weekly market wrap-up, Jim interviews Craig Johnson, Senior Technical Research Analyst at Piper Jaffray, who gives an update on his technical outlook for the US stock market and explains why a sustained move in bond yields could derail...
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Trump and the Great Reflation
Nov 19 – Donald Trump has won the election and now plans to provide a major boost to the economy. Will it succeed and delay the onset of a recession or will the “great reflation” get stopped dead in its tracks as interest rates climb steadily higher? Jim discusses...
Jim Bianco: Currency Markets Repricing for Potential Trade War
Nov 18 – Jim Bianco, President of Bianco Research, explains the post-Trump “reflation trade,” what’s happening in various markets in response (particularly bonds), and which currencies are adjusting for a potential trade war.
Clif Droke on Safe-Haven Selloff, Muni Bond Crash
Nov 17 – Traditional safe-haven assets have sold off hard in the wake of Trump’s win. Clif Droke, the editor of Momentum Strategies Report, explains the market reaction, whether investors are now overpricing the ability of Trump to...
Will Trump Cause a US Debt Crisis?
Nov 16 – Urban Carmel, lead writer and analyst at The Fat Pitch, goes in-depth with FS Insider to discuss US debt levels at the government, corporate, and household level and how the US compares to other countries in terms of debt...
Jim Rickards on the "The Road to Ruin"
Nov 12 – For today's Big Picture, we speak with the always popular Jim Rickards to discuss his new book, "The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites' Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis."
Jim Puplava's Big Picture: The Only Game in Town - How Central Banks Are Running the Economy
Nov 5 – In today's Big Picture podcast, Jim explains how even though central banks are running the economy, the likelihood for a 2017 recession has increased. Then, Jim provides some investment strategy when the future is...
Lifetime Income Series: The Coming Healthcare Price Shock
Oct 31 – Healthcare premiums are set to rise next year. Jim Puplava explains what's driving the increases, the expected impacts this will have, three different outcomes for health insurance here in the US, and also goes through some of the financial planning implications.
Central Banks Now Doing More Harm Than Good, Says Former BIS Chief Economist
Oct 29 – This is a special reprise edition of FS Insider which originally aired in September. 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...
Chris Puplava: Preparing for the Next Recession
Oct 28 – PFS Group’s Chief Investment Officer, Chris Puplava, offers his outlook on the US economy and discusses some of the topics he'll be presenting at tomorrow's Investment Strategy Conference at the San Diego Marriott in Del Mar.