US Stock Buybacks, M&A at All-Time Record; Robert Rapier on Shale, Trump, and OPEC

Financial Sense Newshour’s Ryan Puplava explains what moved the markets this week. Jonathan Krinsky, Chief Market Technician at MKM Partners, dissects the data on stock buybacks and mergers & acquisitions and also notes extreme sentiment readings in the options market and high-flying tech IPOs. Last but not least, we speak with Robert Rapier at R-Squared Energy on why oil prices saw a big jump on Friday after the OPEC meeting. Robert also talks about problems facing US shale, the strong players and building tension between OPEC members, and whether we should really be worried about peak oil demand any time soon.

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