Recession fears have been growing in recent weeks. In this week’s podcast, the Market Commentator considers whether the start of a new recession, either this year or next, is a forgone conclusion? Or, might the Fed be able to bring inflation back to the central bank’s 2% target rate without causing the U.S. economy to contract?
With the S&P 500 index having fallen by more than 20% from its all-time high set in January, a new bear market has “officially” begun. In today’s podcast Mr. Commentator shares some bear market history, his thoughts on how long the current bear market may last, and offers some suggests on what to do –and not do—to weather the storm.
In this episode, Jake Willms returns as the guest-host of The Market Commentator podcast. He is joined once more by Jim Picerno to talk about the current landscape of cryptocurrencies and who should be the one to regulate them.
In this week’s podcast, the Market Commentator discusses how the simultaneous decline in stocks and bonds, mixed economic signals and a surge in market volatility have left both institutional and individual investors befuddled as to what to come next.
In this week’s podcast The Market Commentator explores why stocks and bond prices have been hit hard since the start of the second quarter, and shares his thoughts about what the future may have in store and how to prepare for it.
Soaring inflation rates, rising interest rates, a slowing economy and a war in Europe have combined to cast a pale over the stock market the likes of which we haven’t seen since the outbreak of the Covid 10 pandemic. Is it a good time to exit equities in favor of less volatile alternatives?
In this episode of the Market Commentator podcast, Jake Willms fills in as the host for Andy Willms, while Jim Picerno returns to talk about whether cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum belong in your portfolios.
Inflation that reached heights not seen in 40 years, and is threating to push the economy into a recession. The Federal Reserve is doing its best to provide a soft landing. Is a crash landing more likely?
On this week’s podcast, Andy is joined by his son Michael Willms, who is an intern at The Milwaukee Company, and a member of Marquette University’s eSports Team. Andy and Michael discuss the big money being made by the top players in the video game industry.