Rank #1: Ed Butowsky: Double Digit Annual Inflation In Many US Cities
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St had on first time guest, money manager and financial expert Ed Butowsky. Ed's full extensive and impressive bio can be found here: http://www.edbutowsky.com/. Ed has 25 years of experience working in the financial industry and he created the Chapwood Inflation Index http://www.chapwoodindex.com/ to better accurately measure inflation in the US compared to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Price Index (CPI). During this 20+ minute interview, Jason asks Ed about the problems with the CPI and why it no longer measures inflation accurately. Ed talks about all the games with the inflation formula, substitution, hedonics, geometric weighting, and not counting the basic Core items we need to survive like food, etc in the index. Jason then asks Ed for the methodology how he calculates his Chapwood Inflation Index. Jason asks Ed if he views the real economy as stuck in a worsening stagflation? Ed thinks we have entered a new type of stagflation that will get much worse going forward. He says the real economy is bad. To wrap up the interview, Jason asks Ed about financial education among professional athletes and about why professional athletes go bankrupt despite their very high incomes?Jason and Ed also discuss about beating inflation with your investments.
Jun 20 2015
Rank #2: Jerry Robinson: The Market Has The Same Look As The Dot Com and Housing Bubble
Wall St for Main St welcomed back Jerry Robinson, who is an economist, investor, trend trader and Editor of Follow The Money. If you interested in subscribing to Jerry's newsletter and trading system, go to http://ftmdaily.com/ What did we discussed? 1. Thoughts on the Federal Reserve rate hike and what it means for the market. 2. In depth look at the S& P 500 chart and what the trend is heading in the near term and why Jerry thinks this market has the same look and feeling to previous bubble in the market 3. Trading ideas on industries traders can short 4. Discussed Jerry's recent video on the biblical view on propaganda.
Mar 17 2017
Rank #3: Dan Steffens: Oil Supply Glut is a Myth? Wall St Loves Permian Plays
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, President of the Energy Prospectus Group http://energyprospectus.com/ for oil & natural gas investors, Dan Steffens. Dan has over 20 years experience working in the oil and gas industry. Dan has produced many winning oil investments for growth investors and also for income investors. During this 25+ minute interview, Jason start off by asking Dan if President Trump has done any pro oil or pro energy things in his 6 weeks in office? Dan says it hasn't happened yet but Trump's corporate tax cuts will also benefit the oil and gas industry once they are implemented. Next, Jason asks Dan about the inventory increases in gasoline in the US? Dan says it's not a sign of a massive supply glut and he points out how there's been absolutely enormous (hundreds of billions of dollars) in capex cuts for the oil industry to bring on new long lead time projects and find new oil reserves. Jason also asks Dan about the margins of onshore independent oil producers like EOG Resources and what margin they have at current WTI prices? Dan gives out some oil and natural gas stocks he likes with good valuations and also good growth and he offers Wall St for Main St listeners $100 off an Energy Prospectus Group membership and a free month's copy of his newsletter if they email him!
Mar 11 2017
Rank #4: Jeff Nielson: Zero Percent Interest Rate Is Fraudulent
Wall St for Main St welcomed back Jeff Nielson, who is the editor of Bullion Bulls Canada. In this podcast, we discussed if the Federal Reserve have any ammo left if the economy crash again. Also, we talked about the gold/silver market and the ongoing manipulation by the central banks. Plus much more!
Jun 11 2015
Rank #5: Kathy Fettke: Why Commerical Real Estate Market Will Be The First Domino To Fall
Wall St For Main St welcomed back Kathy Fettke, who is a real estate investor and Co-Founder of Real Wealth Network. For more information about the Real Wealth Network, go to http://realwealthnetwork.com/ What did we discussed? 1. Why the commercial real estate is about to go through hard times? 2. How the raising interest rate will effect the housing market? Will it scare away buyers or entice them to buy before it goes up even further? 3. How has is the real estate market now compared to a decade ago? 4. Discuss the current state of the real estate in California 5. Is buying a home still a good investment or is it now considered a lifestyle choice? 6. Advice for first time home buyers.
Mar 11 2017
Rank #6: Welcome to Dystopia Episode 32: Markets Will Reel as Corruption Rages
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St and managing editor of The News Doctors and independent financial journalist, Eric Dubin are back for Episode #32 of Welcome to Dystopia. In this episode Jason and Eric discuss how the bullion banks and other manipulators may be hitting precious metal shares harder than paper metals prices to create a divergence to spook out the big money trend traders and hedge funds from going long anything gold and silver. Jason and Eric also discuss looming supply problems in terms of replacing reserves for precious metals miners and also how most miners are currently earning meager margins that are enough to not go bankrupt but also not enough to properly growth their business and adequately replace mined reserves. Eric says physical demand for gold out of China is much, much higher than mainstream gold analysts are reporting and we know this from reliable export data from Lindon/UK and Switzerland. Jason and Eric also discuss during this episode stock market valuations, Danielle DiMartino Booth's new book, Fed Up, more evidence of inflation in the real economy as Costco raises membership fees 6% to offset rising costs and President Trump's first month plus in office as president. Scumbag Nominees: 1) 12 Current and former TSA workers involved in large cocaine smuggling ring into the continental US http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/doj-tsa-workers-smuggled-20-tons-of-cocaine-into-the-us/article/2614679 2) ATF involved in $20 million black market cigarette smuggling ring! http://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2017/02/23/atf-agents-smuggled-millions-dollars-cigarette-sales-secret-bank-account/ 3) Radical, politicized Obama DOJ funneled billions (illegally) in corporate fines to Democratic party activist groups http://nation.foxnews.com/2017/03/02/obama-doj-funneled-billions-liberal-activist-groups 4) Spain starts charging & jailing its bankers for fraud & embezzlement! http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-02-27/former-imf-chief-sent-jail-spain-prosecutes-65-elite-bankers-enormous-corruption-sca http://www.shtfplan.com/conspiracy-fact-and-theory/spain-charges-its-central-bankers-six-current-and-former-directors-of-the-bank-of-spain-testify_02212017 http://thefreethoughtproject.com/bankers-spain-charges-central/
Mar 11 2017
Rank #7: David Morgan: Capital Market for Gold & Silver Stocks Are Improving Tremendously
Wall St for Main St welcomed back David Morgan, who is the editor of The Morgan Report. For more information on The Morgan Report, go to http://www.themorganreport.com/ For more information on Lemuria Royalties, go to http://lemuriaroyalties.com/ What did we talk about? 1. The divergence between the gold/silver stocks and the hard asset prices. 2. The margins for the precious metals stocks and how it has improved. 3. How to capital market for gold/silver mining stocks has improved and what it means going forward. 4. How much affect Trump is having on the recent market surge? Is Wall St buying into his economic nationalist and supply side policies?
Mar 03 2017
Rank #8: Danielle DiMartino Booth: Politicized Yellen Fed Will Raise Rates Multiple Times & Crash Assets Now
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former Dallas Federal Reserve Bank insider, Wall St veteran, author and President of Money Strong, Danielle DiMartino Booth http://dimartinobooth.com/ Danielle's new book, Fed Up: An Insider's Take on Why the Federal Reserve is Bad for America is available on Amazon https://www.amazon.com/Fed-Up-Insider... or on audio book on Audible http://www.audible.com/pd/Nonfiction/... During this shortened interview due to time constraints, Jason asks Danielle about political bias at the Federal Reserve, as well as PhD Keynesian Economists clinging to broken models and being guilty of group think, hubris and confirmation bias. Since Donald Trump won the 2016 election, Danielle thinks Janet Yellen and other members of the Federal Reserve have changed their minds about interest rate increases, further interventions and allowing asset prices like the stock market to fall. Danielle thinks a lot of this is politically motivated to limit President Trump to one term and also to get Democrats to win back Congressional seats from Republicans in upcoming elections in 2018. Jason and Danielle also discuss auditing the Fed and how finding unbiased people to work in the Fed will be very difficult.
Mar 11 2017
Rank #9: Peter Boockvar: Yellen Federal Reserve Behind Curve, Will Raise Rates a Few Times in 2017
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, Chief Market Analyst with the Lindsey Group and Editor of the Boock Report newsletter, Peter Boockvar https://boockreport.com/. Peter's Bio: https://boockreport.com/about/, http://www.thelindseygroup.com/bios/ Peter is the Chief Market Analyst with The Lindsey Group, a macro economic and market research firm. • He is Co-CIO at Bookmark Advisors and a regular CNBC Contributor. Previously he was as a macro analyst and portfolio manager at Omega Advisors, a New York hedge fund. Each day The Boock Report provides summaries and commentary on all the macro data and news that matters for your investments. Additionally I give broader analysis of what it all means and how it fits together with exclusive podcasts and video updates. During this 25+ minute interview Jason asks Peter if he thinks President Trump wants a strong US Dollar relative to other currencies? Peter thinks there's conflicting messages and policies coming from Trump and his cabinet/advisors. Peter and Jason discuss whether the Federal Reserve will raise rates in 2017 and if this combined with potential tariffs on imported goods into the US will create worsening stagflation in the real economy. Jason also asks Peter about current stock market valuations, a global US Dollar shortage, growing currency and asset price volatility and whether any central bank can realistically reduce the size of their balance sheet in a significant way?
Mar 04 2017
Rank #10: Dave Kranzler: This Stock Market is the Most Overvalued In History?
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former long time Wall St bond trader, gold hedge fund manager, investment analyst/newsletter writer http://investmentresearchdynamics.com/ and co-host with Rory Hall of the Shadow of Truth podcast, Dave Kranzler. Dave writes the Mining Stock Journal and the Short Seller's Journal paid newsletters. During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts off by asking Dave the probability of a March rate hike by Janet Yellen and the Federal Reserve and also the probability of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates 3 times in 2017? Dave thinks the Fed will do one token, quarter point interest rate increase like they did in 2015 and 2016. Jason and Dave discuss why Deutsche Bank turning over so much evidence proving gold and silver manipulation from a conspiracy theory into a conspiracy fact has hardly moved the price? Dave talks about Alan Greenspan now saying the US should go back onto a gold standard. To wrap up the interview, Jason asks Dave how he researches Junior mining stocks and junior explorers to find quality speculations that can produce hundreds of percent returns in 2-3 years or less.
Feb 25 2017
Rank #11: Perianne Boring: Block Chain Capable of Producing Next $1 Trillion Industry
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, Founder and President of the Chamber of Digital Commerce http://digitalchamber.org/, Perianne Boring. Upcoming DC Block Chain Summer March 15th and 16th in DC: http://digitalchamber.org/events/dc-s... During this 30+ minute interview, Jason asks Perianne about her background and how she found out about Bitcoin and began researching it. Perianne was an economics major in college during the 2008 financial crisis. She was not happy with the answers her Keynesian Economics gave her for why the crisis happened. She then moved up to the DC area to be a Congressional staffer for finance, economics, etc. Perianne talks about the Austrian School of Economics and how Bitcoin was appealing to her because no government controlled the digital currency. Perianne then talks about her company and why she started it. Her company is there to help protect block chain companies from being destroyed by regulators. Jason and Perianne discuss the future of Bitcoin and block chain, how central banks are testing out the block chain and other technology issues concerning the block chain and how governments, central bankers and bureaucrats may affect Bitcoin and the block chain.
Feb 23 2017
Rank #12: Jeff Deist: President Trump Facing Historically Unprecedented Challenges
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, President of the Mises Institute https://mises.org/, Jeff Deist. Jeff's Mises page: https://mises.org/profile/jeff-deist Jeff Deist is president of the Mises Institute. He previously worked as a longtime advisor and chief of staff to Congressman Ron Paul. In the past, Jeff was also an attorney for private equity. During this 30+ minute interview, Jason first asks Jeff if in his opinion President Trump has done anything positive? Jason and Jeff discuss some of the things President Trump has done so far and how he is fighting globalism and the deep state. Jason asks Jeff about the history of protectionism and tariffs in the US and if Trump's economic policies mean a lot more inflation stagflation is coming during his presidency?
Feb 18 2017
Rank #13: Frank Curzio: Wait to Add to Gold Stock Positions On The Next Dip
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, stock analyst, stock newsletter writer and investing podcast host, Frank Curzio http://www.frankcurzio.com/ Frank's full bio is available here: http://www.frankcurzio.com/about/ Frank's Wall Street Unplugged podcast is one of the top investing podcasts on iTunes. During this 40+ minute interview, Jason asks Frank about valuations on large cap stocks, which industries will be positively affected by Donald Trump as US President and which resource stock industries he likes.
Feb 13 2017
Rank #14: Dominic Frisby: Bitcoin Will Outperform Gold in 2017
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, author and Money Week columnist, Dominic Frisby, https://dominicfrisby.com/ Dominic's weekly Money Week columns are available here: http://moneyweek.com/author/dominic-f... Dominic's full bio here: https://dominicfrisby.com/about-me Dominic has recently written 2 excellent books: 1) Life After the State: Why We Don't Need Government https://www.amazon.com/Life-After-Sta... 2) Bitcoin: The future of money? https://www.amazon.com/Bitcoin-future... Both books are also available as fully unabridged audio books on Audible read by the author. During this 40+ minute interview Jason and Dominic discuss Brexit, Donald Trump, Bitcoin's rally in 2016 and going forward, why Dominic is no longer as bullish on gold and why the US Dollar Index may be the key to the next global financial crisis.
Feb 13 2017
Rank #15: Doug Noland: QE Never Stopped! Central Banks All In
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Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, student of the Austrian School of Economics and Portfolio Manager for McAlvany Wealth Management https://mwealthm.com/doug-noland/, Doug Noland. Doug has over 25 years of experience working in the financial industry including working at Bill Fleckenstein's hedge fund. Doug also worked with David Tice at the Prudent Bear fund, which specializes in shorting stocks and other financial assets. Doug's full bio is here: http://creditbubblebulletin.blogspot.... Doug is perhaps most famous for writing his financial blog articles. Doug has been documenting credit and financial bubbles since the late 1990s with his well known financial blog, the Credit Bubble Bulletin http://creditbubblebulletin.blogspot.... Doug's excellent 2 part McAlvany Weekly Commentary Interviews w/ David McAlvany in 2016: 1) https://mcalvanyweeklycommentary.com/... 2) https://mcalvanyweeklycommentary.com/... During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts off by asking Doug about his opinion of the state of the global economy? Doug says how he's shocked he's still talking about central banker created bubbles since he started blogging about the technology bubble of the 1990s. Doug says that QE never stopped from global central banks as central banks like the Bank of Japan, ECB and PBOC injected ~$2 trillion of QE into capital markets in 2016. Doug says central bankers are 100% committed to maintaining the status quo now and they are terrified of letting asset prices fall without more intervention.
Feb 05 2017
Rank #16: Robert Wenzel: Will Trump's Tariff Policies Accelerate The Robotics Industry?
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Wall St for Main St welcomed back Robert Wenzel. He is the editor of the Economic Policy Journal and host of The Robert Wenzel Show. Check out Robert's web site at www.economicpolicyjournal.com What did we talk about? 1. We discussed the Dow Jones going over 20,000 last week and what it means for the market. Is there sense of optimism or should we be cautious? 2. A look at Trump's tax import (tariff) policies and who is the biggest loser in this deal. 3. An outlook at the Federal Reserve and the potential for interest rate hike 4. How minimum wage has impacted the west coast a few years after it was implemented.
Feb 03 2017
Rank #17: Paul Craig Roberts: Trump Not Allowed To Implement Tariffs
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, former Assistant US Treasury Secretary under President Ronald Reagan and Associate Editor/Columnist for the Wall Street Journal, Paul Craig Roberts http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/ Paul's extensive full bio can be found here: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org/pages/about-paul-craig-roberts/ During this 20+ minute interview Jason starts off by jokingly congratulating Paul for being named to the Washington Post's Fake News list http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2016-11-25/washington-post-names-drudge-zero-hedge-anti-clinton-sophisticated-russian-propagand Jason then asks Paul about Trump's cabinet appointees and how Trump and Obama have vastly expanded powers of executive orders compared to past US presidents and what's allowed in the US Constitution. Jason then asks Paul about what supply side economics is and if Trump will be successful in implementing his supply side economics stimulus policy? Paul thinks it will fail and that because the US joined the WTO President Trump isn't allowed to implement any tariffs on China or Mexico either.
Feb 02 2017
Rank #18: MC Laubscher: Why You Should Build An Online Business
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed first time guest, MC Laubscher of Cash Flow Ninja http://cashflowninja.com/ M.C. Laubscher is a wealth strategist, educator, and financial freedom fighter. He is the founder and president of Valhalla Wealth Financial and host of the popular business and investing podcast, Cashflow Ninja. Here's his bio: http://cashflowninja.com/about/ The Cash Flow Ninja podcast averages 35k downloads per month on iTunes and has 100 5 star reviews. MC's podcast has been chosen as one of the top new business podcasts on iTunes. During this interview, Jason starts off by asking MC about his background from South Africa and how he came to the US? MC talks about his journey and why he started the Cash Flow Ninja podcast and why he is invests and sells infinite banking policies. If you wanted to know about the whole life dividend paying insurance policies and how they are great and versatile savings vehicles, MC goes in depth about it. Jason and MC discuss overcoming obstacles and impediments to move forward and why if you are an American you have a unique opportunity to build an online business now.
Jan 28 2017
Rank #19: Christopher Whalen: There Is No Auto Loan Bubble?
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, investment banker, financial analyst, bond analyst, credit analyst, bank analyst & author, Christopher Whalen http://www.rcwhalen.com/ Chris is considered one of the top bank & credit analysts in the US. Follow Chris on Twitter @rcwhalen https://twitter.com/rcwhalen Chris is also Head of Research at Kroll Bond Rating Agency in New York. https://www.krollbondratings.com/about-us/bios/detail/christopher-whalen Christopher is the author of the 2010 book, Inflated: How Money and Debt Built the American Dream, now in its second edition from John Wiley & Sons. Christopher co-authored a book with veteran securities counsel Frederick Feldkamp in 2014 entitled Financial Stability: Fraud, Confidence & the Wealth of Nations published by John Wiley & Sons. His new book project is entitled Ford Men: From Inspiration to Enterprise, a study of Ford Motor Co and the Ford family that spans the history of 20th Century America, starting with the great inventor in the early 1900s and going through to the present day. Available in Q1 2017. Chris' Amazon page of books he has written: https://www.amazon.com/R.-Christopher-Whalen/e/B004F9DITC/ "The real division is not between conservatives and revolutionaries, but between authoritarians and libertarians." -George Orwell Jason starts off the interview by asking Chris if he thinks the Dodd-Frank bank regulations after the 2008 financial crisis have helped fuel a new commercial real estate bubble like Danielle DiMartino Booth has suggested http://dimartinobooth.com/commercial-real-estate-towers-gold-pillars-salt/. Jason and Chris discuss the European banking crisis, Deutsche Bank and also the history of Ford Motor Company and whether Tesla Motors will succeed and become the top automobile company?
Jan 24 2017
Rank #20: David McAlvany: What is President Donald Trump Inheriting? Will he cut Red Tape for Entrepreneurs?
Jason Burack of Wall St for Main St interviewed returning guest, money manager and CEO of McAlvany Financial http://mcalvany.com/ and the McAlvany Group of Companies, David McAlvany. David also co-hosts the popular McAlvany Weekly Commentary podcast https://mcalvanyweeklycommentary.com/ and he has a new self help/family improvement/personal development book coming out soon called, The Intentional Legacy https://www.amazon.com/Intentional-Le... During this 40+ minute interview, Jason starts off by asking David what type of mess is President Donald Trump inheriting? Jason and David discuss the banking system and the US' debt problems, what damage a strong US Dollar on the Dollar Index can do to the global economy and whether the US Dollar and Gold van buck normal financial correlations and rise together?
Jan 20 2017