Roger Arnold

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Roger Arnold is the chief economist for ALM Advisors, a Pasadena, Calif.-based money management firm specializing in income-generating portfolios. Concurrent with his other business responsibilities, Arnold was a radio talk show host for 15 years. He focuses on behavioral economics and chaos theory, better known as the "butterfly effect." He explains the relationships between political, economic and social systems, and how they are all reflected in the financial markets -- stocks, bonds, commodities, currencies and real estate.

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Roger Arnold

 | Apr 1, 2015 | 4:00 PM EDT

Spending is set to increase thanks to a new bank.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 31, 2015 | 3:00 PM EDT

A new threat to the U.S. dollar

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 26, 2015 | 2:09 PM EDT

It has the largest workforce of major banks.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 25, 2015 | 4:00 PM EDT

Lack of fresh water is a more pressing problem than acknowledged.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 24, 2015 | 2:30 PM EDT

Fed can only estimate it; raising rates becomes problematic.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 21, 2015 | 2:00 PM EDT

The Fed risks blowing up an asset bubble.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 19, 2015 | 9:30 AM EDT

The Fed statement contains one huge change. 

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 18, 2015 | 9:00 AM EDT

Their monetary policy looks like it's being set by machines.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 17, 2015 | 5:00 PM EDT

It seems to be dismissing economic data and I don't know why.

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Roger Arnold

 | Mar 12, 2015 | 5:03 PM EDT

First-quarter GDP may have an impact.

Apologies to Mad Magazine!

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The S&P 500 Index and the DJIA held their March lows today and reversed early session ...

Only $150 million to sell market on close.

Market has cut losses from lows in response triggered by poor auto sales, manufacturing &a...

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