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 3, 2014 | 1:37 PM EDT

Water supplies are dwindling, while demand is on the rise. 

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 2, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The spectacular performance of this sector feels like a blow-off top.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jul 1, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

Is the sector's success indicative of growing income inequality?

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 26, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The country remains on the road to insolvency, despite Abe's policy prescriptions.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 25, 2014 | 6:00 PM EDT

Revisiting a favorite theme, the grocers.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 25, 2014 | 8:44 AM EDT
New orders for manufactured durable goods in May decreased $2.4 billion or 1.0 percent to $238.0 billion, the U.S. Census Bureau announced today....
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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 25, 2014 | 8:39 AM EDT
... to minus 2.9% real annualized from minus 1% in the second revision announced in May and positive .5% as announced in the advance estimate in...
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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 6:21 PM EDT
... I promised, is that I have no update. The people I know who are closest to the situation aren't speaking.
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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 5:00 PM EDT

The discussion is driven by recent increases in food and energy.

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Roger Arnold

 | Jun 24, 2014 | 10:54 AM EDT
As we discussed a few weeks ago when House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost the Republican primary for the 7th congressional district in Virginia to...
Western Digital is not trading well today. The stock has been in the red since the e...
Canadian-based Tim Horton's (THI) went ex-dividend last week for 29-cents per share. It ha...
We added some FFIV here today on this nice move up toward 120, a breakout from a nice long...
AAPL is trading $100.36, up 1.2% with IV30™ down 0.2%. "Expectations are rising for ...

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