In The Media

Epsilon Theory author Dr. Ben Hunt is frequently quoted in print, radio and TV appearances.

Salient’s Hunt: Fed Won’t Have Your Back, Active Matters Again

Bloomberg Radio – Date: June 19, 2017
Category: Radio
Tags: Ben Hunt, narrative, Fed, stocks

Dr. Ben Hunt appears on Bloomberg Markets AM to describe how the Fed’s new “reaction function” to data will not be as investor friendly.


Why investors trust companies more than governments

CNBC – Date: June 13, 2017
Category: Article
Tags: Ben Hunt, stocks, election

Dr. Ben Hunt’s Epsilon Theory note “Westworld” is quoted in an article on CNBC.

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TDI Podcast: Computational Anthropomorphism with Ben Hunt (#505)

The Disciplined Investor – Date: April 16, 2017
Category: Podcast
Tags: Ben Hunt, markets, Trump

Salient’s Dr. Ben Hunt joins The Disciplined Investor podcast to talk about the next generation of technology that will impact investing.


Ben Hunt on Behind the Markets

Wharton Business Radio on Sirius XM – Date: October 28, 2016
Category: Radio
Tags: Ben Hunt, narrative, big data, Brexit

Dr. Ben Hunt was a guest on the Sirius XM radio show Behind the Markets, produced by Wharton Business Radio. Dr. Hunt discuss two of his recent notes, “Anthem!” and “The Narrative Machine.”


Will The Rally Continue?

Financial Advisor Magazine – Date: March 21, 2016
Category: Article
Tags: Ben Hunt, narrative, Fed, central banks

Salient’s Dr. Ben Hunt coined the phrase “Narrative of Central Bank Omnipotence.” Financial Advisor magazine included this description in an article that considers whether Central Bank Omnipotence is dying or still effective.

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Crude Oil Rebounds, All Eyes on US Fed Rate Decision

Voice of America – Date: March 11, 2016
Category: Article
Tags: Ben Hunt, narrative, Fed

Salient’s Dr. Ben Hunt was quoted in a story on Voice of America: “Ben Hunt of Salient Partners notes in a research report regarding policy that, ‘We can gnash our teeth all we want about the hypocrisy and manipulation that’s inherent in this exercise, or we can play the game and maybe make some money. We can focus on reality and stay negative on risk assets, or we can focus on the narrative and be positive on risk assets.’”

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How Many Surprises Can an Investor Bear?

Wall Street Journal – Date: January 8, 2016
Category: Article
Tags: Ben Hunt, narrative, China, currency

In this article by Jason Zweig in the Wall Street Journal, Salient’s Dr. Ben Hunt speaks about the ups and downs in the Chinese economy, and what might be next.

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Renaissance of Active Trading…Not So Fast

Modern Trader Magazine – Date: November 23, 2015
Category: Article
Tags: Ben Hunt, markets

Dr. Ben Hunt writes an exclusive essay for Modern Trader magazine. There’s no doubt that the Fed’s impositions of its zero-interest-rate policy (ZIRP) and numerous bouts of quantitative easing (QE) since the 2008 credit crisis have worked to the detriment of active investors and traders alike. Why? Because the Fed doesn’t care about your picking one stock over another.

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