Financial Sense Newshour for Storm Watch
Can Your Portfolio Afford Another Crash?
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
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
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...
Alejandra Grindal on Demographic Demise or Opportunity?
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...
The Concentration of Risk
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)
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)
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
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?
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...
Robin Griffiths on Market Outlook; Frank Barbera on Gold, Geopolitics
Sep 30 – Ryan Puplava, CEO of PFS Group, discusses the big news events this week—market’s response to Trump’s tax proposal, econ data, and more—then Robin Griffiths, Chief Technical Strategist at ECU Group...
Update on Puerto Rico
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
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...
Big Picture: Honey, I Shrank the Balance Sheet
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...
Big Picture: Two Minute Warning or Overtime
Sep 16 – The economy is in the 9th year of recovery, which makes it the third longest economic recovery on record. Also, valuations are currently the second highest level in history. In today’s Big Picture podcast, we ask if...
Autumn Storms: Watch for Signs and Prepare
Sep 9 – In today’s Big Picture podcast, Jim Puplava looks at the storms that are gathering and what this could mean for the markets. In the second part of our program, we reiterate the importance of disaster preparedness following...
John Kosar on The Perfect Financial Storm; Ned Schmidt on Bifurcated Commodity Market
Sep 9 – John Kosar at Asbury Research discusses the converging events that could be setting up for a perfect financial storm. Next, Ned Schmidt, publisher of the Value View Gold Report and Agri-Food Value View, comments on why we see...
Will the US Attack North Korea and, if so, When?
Sep 7 – Jacob Shapiro, the Director of Analysis at Geopolitical Futures, explains the competing motives behind the US, China, and North Korea and why, they believe, the conflict over North Korea will ultimately lead to a conventional...
Why Mainstream Economists Can’t Predict Downturns
Sep 1 – FS Insider interviews Daniel Nevins on his new book, Economics for Independent Thinkers, which explains where modern economics went wrong with so-called “equilibrium theory” and a number of other fatal assumptions that have...
Forecast: AI to Launch Next Major Cyberattack
Aug 30 – At last month’s Black Hat conference, a majority of security experts believed that cyberattacks will be increasingly conducted by AI-based systems. Today, FS Insider speaks with Jeremy Straub about this...
When the Storm Arrives, What Will It Look Like?
Aug 19 – We are likely in the late stages of a business cycle and the Fed is raising interest rates. It's only a matter of time before a recession arrives and we see another storm develop. The question is, how big of a storm will it be?