We have frequently talked about how the Fed finds itself between the proverbial rock and a hard place after 15 years of accommodative behavior. This week’s announcement left little doubt. In this video, 3EDGE’s Chief Investment Strategist, Fritz Folts, and CEO, Steve Cucchiaro, discuss: •the potential impact of this week’s rate increase by the Fed •how the rate increase is impacting not only U.S. markets but also several overseas currencies and markets.
The topic for our weekend video is Adios, "Soft Landing" ...Now What? Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts, and Deputy CIO, Eric Biegeleisen, discuss: •The potential impact of last week's CPI report •How 3EDGE's proprietary model informs the Investment Committee of the possible effects of inflation on global capital markets.
Our weekend video, Market Melt-Up How Long Could It Last features 3EDGE's Chief Investment Strategist, Fritz Folts, and CEO, Steve Cucchiaro, as they discuss: - The recent rally in the S&P 500 as the index approached its 200 Day Moving Average - Bear market rallies during bear markets throughout history including 1929–1932, 2000-2002 and 2007-2009.
For some time now, we have been discussing the topic of a regime shift as inflationary forces and rising interest rates cause a significant shift in the investing landscape. In our April View From the EDGE®, "The Beginning of the End?", Chief Investment Strategist Fritz Folts and Deputy CIO Eric Biegeleisen discuss what lies ahead based on the latest output of 3EDGE’s global capital markets model.