Financial Sense Newshour on the Economy
Jim Puplava’s Big Picture: Six Major Trends Converging
10/21/2017 - 02:03
Oct 21 – Whether it’s increasing investor euphoria, concentrations of risk in passive index funds, or the divergence between monetary and fiscal policy, Jim Puplava outlines six major trends converging and the investment...
Chris Senyek: Market Cycle in Late Acceleration Phase
10/21/2017 - 02:02
Oct 21 – Financial Sense Newshour speaks with Chris Senyek, Chief Investment Strategist of Wolfe Research, on the six phases of the market cycle, why they believe we have now entered the “late acceleration” phase, what that...
4Q Geopolitical Forecast With Stratfor’s Rodger Baker
10/19/2017 - 02:00
Oct 19 – Rodger Baker, Vice President of Strategic Analysis at Stratfor, provides an update on the latest developments with US and North Korea, China’s economy, and evolving international trade negotiations. Read their daily...
Rodney Garratt on Fedcoin, Central Bank Cryptocurrencies
10/18/2017 - 02:00
Oct 18 – FS Insider speaks with Rod Garratt, a former NY Fed Vice President and Bank for International Settlements technical advisor, on the importance of bitcoin, distributed ledger technology (DLT), the history of how...
Can Your Portfolio Afford Another Crash?
10/16/2017 - 02:00
Oct 16 – The stock market is hitting record highs, consumer confidence is the strongest in 10 years, and most believe the economy is doing well. Is this the time to take profits and cash out? In today’s Lifetime Income podcast, we discuss the impact stock market...
The Meltup Before the Meltdown
10/14/2017 - 02:03
Oct 14 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Financial Sense Newshour discusses the possibility of a further meltup in the stock market and how these often precede a meltdown. Then, in the second half, we take a look at “The Disruptors”: companies driving technological change...
Jonathan Krinsky on Synchronized Upturn; Marc Chandler on Currencies, Dollar
10/14/2017 - 02:00
Oct 14 – Ryan Puplava, CEO of PFS Group, covers this week’s market-moving events. Jonathan Krinsky, Chief Market Technician at MKM Partners, discusses the rally in stock markets around the globe and offers his forecast on gold, commodities, energy, and...
Jim Paulsen: Tax Cut Will Probably Do More Harm Than Good
10/13/2017 - 02:00
Oct 13 – Jim Paulsen, Chief Investment Strategist of The Leuthold Group, discusses his outlook on the US stock market and the economy with FS Insider. He is still bullish, citing 3 basic pillars holding up this bull market...
Alejandra Grindal on Demographic Demise or Opportunity?
10/12/2017 - 02:00
Oct 12 – Senior International Economist for Ned Davis Research, Alejandra Grindal, discusses the key findings of their latest report, Demographic Demise or Opportunity?, looking at how “Global population growth is slowing and is...
Artificial Intelligence: Overhyped Buzzword or the Next Frontier?
10/11/2017 - 02:00
Oct 11 – As a technology and business concept, AI is beginning to feel very similar to the type of euphoria that surrounded the internet in the mid to late ‘90s. This time, however, AI has much more hype, promise, confusion, mystery...
The Concentration of Risk
10/07/2017 - 02:03
Oct 7 – It seems like the financial crisis is a distant memory. Most investors think things are OK and actually feeling pretty good as the stock market continues to hit new highs. In today’s Big Picture, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler...
Interview with Martin Armstrong (Part 2)
10/06/2017 - 02:00
Oct 6 – Today, we continue with the second part of our interview with Martin Armstrong of ArmstrongEconomics.com on why he thinks US markets have much higher to go, his description of how the market actually works...
Interview with Martin Armstrong (Part 1)
10/05/2017 - 02:00
Oct 5 – In an exclusive interview with FS Insider, legendary forecaster Martin Armstrong of ArmstrongEconomics.com discusses his thoughts and outlook on a wide range of topics, including global markets, commodities...
Time-Space Compression and Modern Finance
10/04/2017 - 02:00
Oct 4 – Graham Pickren of Roosevelt University joins FS Insider today to discuss the unique role modern finance now plays, particularly with high-frequency trading, in accelerating the process of “time-space compression.”
Tax Reform: Stimulus or Trojan Horse?
09/30/2017 - 02:03
Sep 30 – Tax cuts and capital repatriation will have a meaningful impact on corporate profits and, thus, how much longer the bull market will last. In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim Puplava and John Loeffler examine the latest...
Update on Puerto Rico
09/29/2017 - 02:00
Sep 29 – Rob Bernard, a fixed income specialist at PFS Group, joins FS Insider today to discuss the problems facing Puerto Rico, the controversy over the Jones Act, and some of the debt issues Puerto Rico was facing prior to hurricane...
BCA’s Caroline Miller: US Growing Above Trend, EM Vulnerable
09/28/2017 - 02:00
Sep 28 – FS Insider is pleased to welcome Caroline Miller, Global Strategist at BCA Research, to discuss her recent webcast, Should Bond Bears Come Out of Hibernation Or Will They Face Extinction? (click here for slides), where she...
America’s Public Pension Crisis (Part 2)
09/27/2017 - 02:00
Sep 27 – Today, we pick up on the second part of our conversation with Lawrence McQuillan, author of the must-read book, California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public Pension Crisis, to discuss why...
Big Picture: Honey, I Shrank the Balance Sheet
09/23/2017 - 01:41
Sep 23 – The big talk this week (and for the weeks to come) is on the Fed’s plan to reduce its balance sheet. How will this impact the economy and the markets? That’s the discussion of our first part of today’s Big Picture...
America’s Public Pension Crisis (Part 1)
09/22/2017 - 02:00
Sep 22 – America is facing a public pension crisis and it’s only getting bigger, says today’s guest Lawrence McQuillan, author of the must-read book, California Dreaming: Lessons on How to Resolve America’s Public...