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

 | Jul 9, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT
Treasury market participants are increasingly aware that jobs data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics is essentially useless as an economic activity...
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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 7, 2016 | 2:00 PM EDT

Two recent views I've expressed are not inconsistent, but rather will occur at different times in the economic continuum.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 6, 2016 | 4:00 PM EDT

A potential decline in mortgage rates should provide the push needed to boost the number of new buyers in the housing market.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 2, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT

And that's going to make it harder for economic stimulus to work.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 29, 2016 | 3:00 PM EDT

Brexit is occurring as the world's largest banks are laboring under a period of peak private sector debt.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 28, 2016 | 3:00 PM EDT

For whatever reason, Yellen is deciding not to follow Bernanke's lead.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 25, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT

Prospects for some form of fiscal stimulus appear to be increasing.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 22, 2016 | 4:00 PM EDT

Could investors find shelter in these 2 stocks?

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 21, 2016 | 4:00 PM EDT

This has become a crisis.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 18, 2016 | 12:00 PM EDT

A divergence between stagnating aggregate consumption and rising wage growth continues to increase, but the FOMC signals it's not a big issue...

FIBOCALL: The SPX-cash after Ms. Yellen speaks. The "markets" actually moved today after ...
Finally going to hear the latest views of Yellen today and the market and investor have la...
The BLS revised second quarter 20-16 GDP lower by 0.1% to 1.1%. This should provide adequ...

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