In "The Return of Goldilocks?" 3EDGE Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts and CEO and Chief Investment Officer Steve Cucchiaro revisit the prospect of a "Goldilocks" scenario in the markets, where the Fed and other factors on inflation manage to engineer an economy that's not "too hot" and not "too cold", but "just right" – but history shows us this is a difficult task.
This weekend's video topic is 2% Inflation? Not So Fast! 3EDGE Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts and CEO and Chief Investment Officer Steve Cucchiaro discuss how, while Wall Street analysts and pundits seem convinced that inflation is well on its way down, why it may remain stuck above the Fed’s 2% target for some time.
As we do at the beginning of each month, we turn to Fritz Folts, 3EDGE's Chief Investment Strategist, and Eric Biegeleisen, Deputy CIO, for the September edition of View From the EDGE®, titled (as you may have guessed) To Hike or Not to Hike? Fritz and Eric review the output of the 3EDGE global capital model and how it might guide our investment decisions as we get close to the end of summer.
The past few weeks have seen the world’s major central banks take center stage as rates rise around the globe. With this backdrop, Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts and Deputy CIO Eric Biegeleisen review our latest outlook for the global capital markets and various asset classes in the August 2023 edition of View From the EDGE®.
3EDGE Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts and CEO and Chief Investment Officer Steve Cucchiaro discuss: The FOMC’s decision to not increase short-term interest rates at this past week’s meeting. What could this decision mean for the Fed’s ongoing battle to combat inflation? How should investors think about positioning their portfolios at this point?