Financial Sense Blog

Corporate Buybacks, Rising Rates, and Commodities

Mar 2 – Gina Martin Adams, Chief Equity Strategist at Bloomberg Intelligence, said with a large amount of cash now sitting on corporate balance sheets, we are likely to see a wave of repurchases and dividend payments in 2021. In fact, recent data shows...

We Are Just Beginning a Major Global Spending Push, Says Felix Zulauf

Feb 24 – "Authorities have realized that they cannot just create money and liquidity and inject it into the financial system... We have to spend it. We are at the beginning of a huge period where governments will increase their expenditures..."

Craig Johnson on 2021 Market Outlook, Energy and "Green" Metals

Feb 18 – "Bullseye" Craig Johnson at Piper Sandler is one of the most accurate forecasters on the stock market we speak with on our Financial Sense Newshour podcast. Each year he gives a year-end target for the S&P 500 and, amazingly...

Could Gold Be Getting Ready For A Run To New Highs?

Feb 9 – For gold there is a lot of resistance in the low $1900 area, between $1900 and $1920, but we believe there is a good chance this resistance will soon be tested and that in the weeks and months ahead, Gold will once again break out to...

Are We in the Beginning Stages of Another Roaring 20s?

Feb 8 – There are five critical factors that relate what is happening now to the period of the Roaring 20s. “The 1920s was a time of asset bubbles, low interest rates and low inflation,” Abramson said...

Newton's First Law of Motion

Jan 28 – The COVID-induced recession and political regime change from President Trump to President Biden are two forces that have broken trends in place for over a decade. Since the bottom of the 2007-2009 financial crisis, the S&P 500’s total return...

LEIs Point Toward Continued Recovery

Jan 27 – What's the outlook for the US economy in 2021? Alex Chausovsky, senior business advisor for ITR Economics, said all 12 of their leading economic indicators (LEIs) are now pointing up, which means we should expect the recovery...

Rotating Into Foreign and Emerging Markets

Jan 20 – Relative to the United States, foreign and emerging markets are likely to see substantial outperformance, Puplava noted, both overall economically and in terms of future returns. The world’s second largest economy, China...

Avi Gilburt: We’re Heading into a ‘Roaring Twenties’ Setup in Stocks

Jan 11 – Avi Gilburt of Elliott Wave Trader predicted a major correction for 2020 when we spoke with him in 2019, even calling for the exact area the market would bottom months ahead of time. FS Insider caught up with Gilburt to discuss how...

Is this the Beginning of Another Commodities Supercycle?

Dec 23 – Commodities have seen a fairly big move this year and Richard Mills, writer of the Ahead of the Herd newsletter, believes we are not only at the beginning stages of a new commodities supercycle, but that it may even be bigger than the last one...

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