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.

| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:17 PM EDT
The 16th annual Geneva Report, Deleveraging, What Deleveraging? is available below.
The logical conclusion is for him to concede.
| Sep 25, 2014
| 3:49 PM EDT
My writing today on the Russian situation ended up at about 3,500 words, which is the equivalent of about 5 re...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:34 AM EDT
In my column later this afternoon on the seizure of foreign assets by Russia and what it implies for capital m...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 11:12 AM EDT
Draft Law Allows Russia to Seize Foreign Assets in Response to Sanctions
Avoid it.
Commercial water stocks perform poorly despite drought.
More emphasis should be on the demand side than the supply side.
If you own them for income, keep them. 
Is it taking a new look at what the bank knows about economics?

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Big win on short side today with F and GM on the lower Ford guidance. My short theme continues to be "Peak Aut...
The 16th annual Geneva Report, Deleveraging, What Deleveraging? is available below.
$66 following the print...great rec last week into earnings and earlier posts in the $50s.
Equities start out the trading week on a down note as Hong Kong comes out of the blue to be added to the grab ...


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