Financial Sense Newshour: Big Picture

Is the Consensus Wrong?

Mar 15 – Today we look at what the consensus believes—the Fed is done raising interest rates, earnings and the economy are set to rebound, and the market outlook is still positive. We address each of these in the context of our own...

Puplava: Value Key in Extended Bull Market

Mar 8 – In today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss the outlook for U.S. stocks, the message coming from the leading economic indicators (LEIs), and the importance of value and "margin of safety" in today's markets...

Time to Get Bullish on Commodities? OECD Warns on Corporate Bonds

Mar 1 – Everyone is talking about stocks, but there is another bullish story. Many of the technicians we’ve had on the show have been bullish on commodities, especially after what happened to oil in the final months of the year. On this edition of the Financial Sense ...

One and Done or QE4 and More?

Feb 22 – With a slowdown in housing, falling auto sales, contractions in Europe and the Conference Board’s Leading Economic Indicators decelerating in January, you’d think there would be caution from public officials and economists. On this edition of the Big Picture...

33 AD: QE and Negative Interest Rates Have a Long History

Feb 15 – This week on the show we’re looking at the nation’s debt which rose to $22 trillion and could continue to increase. Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss the consequences of this debt, as well as Jim’s most recent article where he examines how...

Oil: Unloved, Undervalued and Under Owned

Feb 08 – Oil prices hit multi-year highs in 2018, but by year-end fell nearly 40 percent. Now a month into 2019 stock prices are rising and oil prices have somewhat recovered. In this edition of the Big Picture Jim and Chris discuss waivers for Iranian oil, increased production by...

Bear Market or Trading Range?

Feb 01–In hour two, the Big Picture, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss a topic that’s not on the minds of most investors: a recession and bear market. Currently, Wall Street analysts are bullish on the stock market and ...

The Approaching Debt Tsunami

Jan 25 – Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer cover the debt tsunami headed our way. Find out what could happen to individual bond holders if BBB bonds are downgraded. Jim and Chirs discuss the leveraged...

Are Oil Prices Heading Higher?

Jan 18 – In this edition of the Big Picture, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss oil prices. Is oil heading higher? Last week, the discussion centered around waivers, shale growth and fear of a global slowdown. Today we talk about OPEC cutbacks...

Fast and Furious: Time to Buckle Up

Jan 11 – In today's Big Picture, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss Financial Sense Wealth Management's annual forecast where we give our own view for 2019. While there has been talk of recession in 2019 or 2020, the numbers...

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