Roger Arnold

|RSS

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.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Nov 7, 2014 | 8:23 AM EST
The jobs report will be out in about 10 minutes. Regardless of what the top line number is the jobs being created are continuing to result in fewer...
By

Roger Arnold

 | Nov 6, 2014 | 5:15 PM EST

Look at the performance of the sector since 2008.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Nov 5, 2014 | 3:00 PM EST

Can either party fix the structural changes that plague the economy?

By

Roger Arnold

 | Nov 4, 2014 | 4:00 PM EST

Income investors and growth speculators beware.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 30, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

A focus on credit cards carries an advantage.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 29, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

The sector is less sensitive than others to consumer demand.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 28, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The sector's relationship to the yield curve no longer applies.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 23, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The global infrastructure industry suffers.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 22, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

Recent optimism for the industry is misplaced.

By

Roger Arnold

 | Oct 21, 2014 | 4:00 PM EDT

Stocks of mid-tier and discount retailers continue to lag the high end.

High yield bonds have had their worst year in the last 10, according to capital flows data...
The prominence (and amount of) of the discounting in the malls this weekend has been very ...
3 insiders sold a total of 518,620 Starbucks (SBUX) shares for proceeds of $43.449 MM. 4 i...
Yum Brands saw both insider buying and selling reported last week. One insider bought 10,0...

BEST IDEAS

Columnist Tweets

Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.

TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.