Tag Archives: Powell

October 03

No one is talking about a soft landing anymore

By David Nelson, CFA  Let’s start the conversation by agreeing we need to cure the cancer of inflation. An unchecked rise in prices spinning out of control helps no one and risks pushing the U.S. economy further into crisis. However, every oncologist knows that administering chemotherapy at a pace beyond what the body can absorb […]

August 29

The Fed needs a new mandate

By David Nelson, CFA The Fed cannot and will not deliver on the goals laid out by Fed Chair Jay Powell in his opening remarks at Jackson Hole. The long-term target of 2% inflation is not achievable. Monetary policy on its own isn’t enough to bring down inflation expectations and deliver on the Fed’s principal […]

August 22

The Jackson Hole Zoo

By David Nelson, CFA CMT Wall Street has always had a passion for animals. Throughout history market and monetary policy sentiment has been represented by all sorts of creatures including bulls, bears, doves, hawks and of course the dreaded black swan. This year the zoo animals have been particularly active. At the start of the […]

September 29

Rushing to the other side of the lifeboat

David joins Fox Business anchor Charles Payne and Gary B Smith to weigh in on the recent violent swings in the market

September 26

Tough Love – The Movie

David joins Yahoo Finance panel including anchors Adam Shapiro, Seana Smith and Stifel Chief Economist Dr. Lindsey Piegza. Click Here for video.

September 07

Job Market Tests Positive

By David Nelson, CFA CMT Friday’s jobs numbers were disappointing on a lot of levels. It confirmed Delta has started to slow economic activity. Industries on the front lines including airlines, travel and hotels have been first to feel the pain. Leisure and hospitality added nothing and even education came in below expectations. It really […]

September 22

FOMC – Should they or shouldn’t they

David joins the Fox Business panel to weigh in on the upcoming Fed decision.

June 23

A week in 1 minute 44 seconds

A week of media filtered down to just one minute and 44 seconds. David sits down with Fox Business anchors Maria Bartiromo, Charles Payne and the i24News team to weigh in on a range of issues from China to the Fed.

June 23

Clear Cut View on the Fed

David joins the i24News team to discuss the latest on markets and the Fed

June 23

Trump vs Powell

David joins Fox Business anchor Maria Bartiromo to discuss the Fed and the President