Financial Sense Newshour: Big Picture

James J Puplava CFP

Apr 14 – In the second segment of today's Big Picture, we survey the macro-landscape for major countries and regions across the globe. What are the leading economic indicators saying? Are central banks loosening...

James J Puplava CFP

Apr 14 – Mountains of debt were behind the financial crisis in the last decade and now they have risen again. In our first segment of the Big Picture, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler discuss the debt supercycle...

James J Puplava CFP

Apr 7 – Peak oil has largely been dismissed in the wake of technological advancements and shale oil, but that doesn’t mean prices can’t see dramatic spikes from time-to-time. In today’s Big Picture, we go in-depth into oil supplies...

James J Puplava CFP

Mar 31 – It's been 10 years since the financial crisis of 2008, an event that brought the global economy to the brink of disaster. Some would say that we are in a much better place today, a far cry from the excesses we saw then.

James J Puplava CFP

Mar 24 – Trump’s recent tariffs on Chinese goods are raising fears over an international trade war. Is the President of the United States leading the global economy down the road to disaster, similar to what we saw in 1930 with...

James J Puplava CFP

Mar 17 – The Fed will meet next week and likely raise rates for the 6th time. Long-term interest rates have also steadily risen, and risen sharply since last Fall. On today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler look at whether...

Chris Puplava

Mar 10 – Chris Puplava discusses three key themes for 2018—rising inflation, volatility, and sentiment—and how this relates to Financial Sense Wealth Management’s late-cycle investment strategy with regards to stocks, bonds...

James J Puplava CFP

Mar 3 – In today’s Big Picture episode, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler explain why the market didn’t like the new Fed chair’s comments, which kicked off some selling, and how that relates to the broader pattern we’ve been...

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 24 – In today’s Big Picture episode, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler discuss how economic growth is picking up with commodities rising along with inflation. These events are unfolding as we go through a transition from...

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 17 – In today’s Big Picture episode, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler look at the possibility of entering the final phase of this bull market and how that relates to the brewing conflict between the Federal Reserve and...

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 10 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava looks at how much stocks, bonds, and commodities have corrected off their highs, the catalysts, and underlying causes, and how algo trading played a role in the swiftness of the decline. In the next segment, Jim explains...

Chris Puplava

Feb 3 – Chris Puplava, Chief Investment Officer at Financial Sense Wealth Management, discusses the four key drivers behind most bear markets and whether they are currently giving any warning signs. Chris also explains why...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 27 – Robotics, automation, and AI are reshaping the world around us in profound ways, affecting everything from financial market trading, to inflation, to factory floors and worker pay. In part 1 of today’s Big Picture segment, Jim Puplava discusses...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 20 – Wall Street forecasters and professional economists often get it wrong during major turning points. In the first part of today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava discusses why the “prediction job,” whether that be predicting a recession or major market top in 2018...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 13 – In last week’s Big Picture, Financial Sense Newshour surveyed the consensus forecasts for 2018. This week, Jim Puplava provides his own forecast when it comes to the US and global economy, recession...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 6 – In today’s Big Picture segment, Financial Sense Newshour’s Jim Puplava covers the consensus forecasts for 2018 in addition to any outliers, outside the box forecasts, and potential surprises and black swans that could...

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 30 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim Puplava explains how bubbles are created and walks listeners through a number of history’s most notable examples. Jim’s main thesis is that we are seeing another bubble today...

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 23 – Last week, we re-aired one of our most popular Big Picture podcasts of the year explaining the growing investment bubble being facilitated by ETFs and passive investing in The Concentration of Risk...

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 16 – This week, we are re-airing one of our most popular podcasts of the year on the growing investment bubble being facilitated by passive index funds into highly valued large-cap stocks, particularly in the tech...

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 9 – Looking back on the year, 2017 has been a year full of surprises. Jim and John discuss why not have another good year next year. Also, what does the first half prediction mean for the second half of the year in...

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