Episodes
Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel Prize Winning Economist & Columbia University Professor, says pandemic has exposed economic inequality in the U.S. David Blanchflower, Dartmouth Professor & Former Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member, says there is plenty of labor out there. Ash Alankar Janus Global Head of Asset Allocation & Risk Management details his proprietary research into a barbell approach to investing and, over the past 30 years, whether bonds actually have been a...
Published 05/06/21
Leon Cooperman, Omega Family Office Chairman & CEO, says inflation is going to surprise the Federal Reserve and they will be forced to raise rates in 2022. Mary Barra, General Motors CEO, says the company is working on ensuring a secure supply chain amid the global chip shortage. Doug Kass, Seabreeze Partners Founder & President, talks about "derisking" and the sign posts he looks for as he times his moves. David Rubenstein, The Carlyle Group Co-Founder, discusses his interview with...
Published 05/05/21
Andrew Slimmon, Morgan Stanley Investment Management Senior Portfolio Manager, says Wall Street is not being optimistic enough. Seema Shah, Principal Global Investments Chief Strategist, says the market is divided on the path of inflation. Ethan Harris, BofA Securities Head of Global Economic Research, doesn't expect the U.S. employment to fully return to normal before the end of the year. Dr. Amesh Adalja, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security Senior Scholar, says vaccine hesitancy is the...
Published 05/04/21
Jonathan Golub, Credit Suisse Securities Chief U.S. Equity Strategist & Head of Quantitative Research, explains why his firm raised their target for the S&P 500 to 4,600. Bruce Kasman, JPMorgan Chief Economist & Head of Global Economic Research, says the U.S. economy is in the midst of a boom and Europe is about to join it. Dana Peterson, Conference Board Chief Economist says most inflation will be transitory, but some is here to stay. Howard Forman, Yale University Professor of...
Published 05/03/21
Glenn Hubbard, Columbia Professor of Economics & Former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, says Biden's tax plan leans against investment. David Kelly, JPMorgan Asset Management Chief Global Strategist, says there is clearly inflation right now. Henrietta Treyz, Veda Partners Director of Economic Policy, expects Biden's tax bill to be slashed by half. Pierre Ferragu, New Street Research Head of Technology Infrastructure, says we are going to hear about chip supply issues for...
Published 04/29/21
David Bailin, Citi Global Wealth Chief Investment Officer & Global Head of Investments, discusses which types of companies will be able to keep up this boost of revenue post-pandemic. Torsten Slok, Apollo Global Management Chief Economist, says the economy is doing well and inflation is under control. Isaac Boltansky, Compass Point Research & Trading Director of Policy Research, says Biden's family aid and tax proposal is incredibly ambitious and expansive. Will Power, Baird Senior...
Published 04/28/21
Peter Hooper, Deutsche Bank Global Head of Economic Research and Chief Economist, says there's no way the U.S. will see less than 6 or 7% growth this year. James Bevan, CCLA Chief Investment Officer, expects the 10-year U.S. treasury yield at 2% by the end of 2021. Jonathan Lieber, Eurasia Group U.S. Managing Director, says Democrats likely have the votes for most of the things in Biden's infrastructure plan. Jennifer Lee, BMO Senior Economist, sees prices pressures starting to rise.
Published 04/27/21
Daniel Ahn, BNP Paribas Chief U.S. Economist & Head of Markets 360 North America, says recent GDP forecasts are catching up. Richard Haass, Council on Foreign Relations President & Author of The World: A Brief Introduction, says current international arrangements are coming up short. Gigi Kwik Gronvall, Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security Senior Scholar, says the virus situation in India is turning out to be a humanitarian crisis. Troy Gayeski, Skybridge Partner & Senior...
Published 04/26/21
Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab Chief Investment Strategist, says the capital gains tax proposal expected from President Biden could cause choppiness in the markets. Sarah House, Wells Fargo Corporate Investment Bank Senior Economist, says the Biden tax plan could help stabilize the deficit. Priya Misra, TD Securities Global Head of Rates Strategy, says markets have finally heard the Fed. Dr. David Reich, Mount Sinai Hospital & Mount Sinai Queens President, says he has seen a slow decline...
Published 04/23/21
Andrew Sheets, Morgan Stanley Chief Cross Asset Strategist, says this cycle looks much shorter and faster than what we're used to. Tony Dwyer, Canaccord Genuity Equity Strategist, markets are so overbought, that they may be approaching stall speed. James Athey, Aberdeen Standard Investments Senior Investment Manager, says the ECB needs to fine-tune its messaging. Frances Donald, Manulife Investment Management Global Chief Economist & Head of Macroeconomic Strategy, says relative fiscal...
Published 04/22/21
Mark Carney, Former Bank of England Governor & UN Special Envoy for Climate Action and Finance, says that 2021 is a "critical year for action" on climate issues. David Rubenstein, Carlyle Group Co-Founder & Host of "Peer to Peer Conversations," discusses his interview with Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell. Ebrahim Rahbari, Citi Global Head of FX Analysis, says the cyclical trade still has further to run. Alberto Gallo, Algebris Investments Portfolio Manager, says this is the time...
Published 04/21/21
Daniel Kurtz-Phelan, Foreign Affairs Magazine Editor, says the future of global trade is about the control of data and technology. Jim Caron, Morgan Stanley Investment Management Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, says strong cash flow has been key for bond traders. Ben Laidler, eToro Global Markets Strategist, says the everything rally is sustainable. Lee Ferridge, State Street Global Markets Senior Managing Director & Head of Multi-Asset Strategy, says the dollar will continue to weaken as...
Published 04/20/21
Michael Spence, General Atlantic Senior Advisor and GSB Stanford Dean Emeritus, says there is a very powerful economic recovery underway. Dr. Ofer Levy, Boston Children's Hospital Precision Vaccine Program Director and FDA Advisory Panel Member, says we can't assume that a vaccine that is safe and effective in one age group is safe and effective for another age group. Michael Kushma, Morgan Stanley CIO of Global Fixed Income, sees yields higher in the long-term. Michael Shaoul, Marketfield...
Published 04/19/21
Mark Cabana, Bank of America Securities Head of U.S. Rates Strategy, discusses the factors driving the surprise in treasury yields as solid economic data continue to push equities higher. Stephen Stanley, Amherst Pierpont Chief Economist, says there's no real need for borrowing at this point in time. Helane Becker, Cowen Senior Research Analyst, says domestic leaisure airline travel is 90-95% back to normal. Daniel Tannebaum, Oliver Wyman Partner and Head of Americas Anti-financial Crime,...
Published 04/16/21
Gerard Cassidy, RBC Head of U.S. Bank Equity Strategy, says Goldman Sachs came out on top for this quarter's bank earnings. Tom Michaud, KBW CEO, says trends in the banking industry have been accelerated by the pandemic and expects continued consolidations and focus on fintech. Michael J. Wolf, Activate Co-Founder & CEO, says Coinbase at its current market cap will allow small investors as well as individuals to take part in this entire move toward cryptocurrencies. Representative Andy...
Published 04/16/21
Ken Leon, CFRA Global Director of Equity Research, says it may be a challenge for banks to maintain their first quarter strength. Geoffrey Yu, BNY Mellon Senior Strategist, says banks will only start to lend when they believe there is sustainable inflation driven by demand. Stephen Biggar, Argus Research Director of Financial Institutions Research, expects another quarter or two of strong numbers coming out of investment banking and trading. Seth Carpenter, UBS U.S. Chief Economist, says a...
Published 04/14/21
Jared Bernstein, White House Council of Economic Advisers Member, says the White House can’t yet determine what sort of impact the recommended pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson’s Covid-19 vaccine would have on it’s vaccination target and economy. Dr. Peter Hotez, Baylor College of Medicine National School of Tropical Medicine Dean, says the U.S. pause of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine could lead to a negative impact on the global vaccination effort. Adam Posen, Peterson Institute...
Published 04/13/21
William Dudley, Former New York Federal Reserve President, says the Fed's slowness to tighten policy will create some risks to the economy. Jacob Frenkel, Group of Thirty Chairman of the Board of Trustees, says countries can't afford to be isolationist. Jing Ulrich, JPMorgan Chase Managing Director & Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific, says Chinese authorities are tightening liquidity because the economic recovery is fully on track. Tony Rodriguez, Nuveen Asset Management Head of Fixed Income...
Published 04/12/21
Richard Clarida, Federal Reserve Vice Chairman, policy makers are looking for “hard numbers” on whether they’re reaching their goals on price stability and employment before adjusting interest rates. Kenneth Rogoff, Harvard University Professor of Economics & Public Policy, says a rise in interest rates at this point in the global pandemic recovery would “turn the world upside down.” Angus Deaton, Nobel Prize-Winning Economist and Princeton University Professor of Economics &...
Published 04/09/21
Vitor Gaspar, IMF Fiscal Affairs Department Director, says the investment in vaccinations has a tremendous return. William Lee, Milken Institute Chief Economist, says the global economy is not ready for a U.S. locomotive. Dennis Gartman, University of Akron Endowment Chairman, is seeing a real generation shift in stock selection. Michelle Meyer, Bank of America Head of U.S. Economics, says we are still correcting for the Covid shock.
Published 04/08/21
Jim Bianco, Bianco Research President and Macro Strategist, expects rates to move higher for the next several months. Robert Albertson, Piper Sandler Chief Financials Strategist, reacts to the annual letter from JPMorgan CEO Jamie Dimon. Kristen Bitterly, Citi Private Bank Regional Head of Investments for North Americas, says holding onto cash is guaranteed to lose value. Mercedes Carnethon, Northwestern University Professor of Preventive Medicine & Vice Chair of Department of Preventive...
Published 04/07/21
Hans Vestberg, Verizon Chairman & CEO, and Lisa Sherman, Ad Council President & CEO, discuss the effort to communicate accurate information about Covid-19 and vaccinations. Catherine Mann, Citi Global Chief Economist, says the U.S. Is the locomotive of growth in the world right now. Liz Ann Sonders, Charles Schwab Chief Investment Strategist, discusses earnings expectations and the possibility of “pent-down” demand from the coronavirus pandemic. Rep. Rodney Davis, (R) Illinois &...
Published 04/06/21
Marc Chandler, Bannockburn Chief Market Strategist, says divergence is still the theme for markets. Anna Han, Wells Fargo Securities Equity Strategist, says the momentum trade is morphing. Terry Haines, Pangaea Policy Founder, says it will take months to work out an infrastructure deal. Dana Peterson, Conference Board Chief Economist, expects to see inflationary pressures in certain industries. Robert Murphy, Northwestern University Professor of Medicine, discusses the difficultly in...
Published 04/05/21
Jared Woodard, Bank of America Research Investment Committee Head, says Jared Bernstein, White House Council of Economic Advisors Member, says more plans are expected from President Biden in mid-April. Jared Woodard, Bank of America Research Investment Committee Head, says we are on the cusp of one of the biggest capex booms in modern history. Mike Wilson, Morgan Stanley, Chief U.S. Equity Strategist, says the next recession isn't any time soon. Dr. Amber D'Souza, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg...
Published 04/01/21
Brian Deese, White House Director of the National Economic Council, discusses what to expect from President Biden's infrastructure plan and why we need it. Derek Jeter, Miami Marlins CEO, and Anthony Hsier, LoanDepot CEO, discuss their naming partnership, the future of the Miami Marlins and the evolution of baseball. Christine Lagarde, European Central Bank President, tells Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua that the market can the ECB's resolve as much as it wants. David Herro, Harris Associates...
Published 03/31/21