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A contrarian investor has to ask: Is it time to go, as Donald Trump might phrase it, “sh*thole shopping”?
Contrary to popular opinion, speculating is not simply investing with more risk. In fact, even though the big wins can be (much) greater, successful speculation requires a serious commitment to discipline.
Leading up to the first Great Depression, those in the financial sector had become unusually creative. Sound familiar?
At the end of the last uranium bear market, Doug Casey was the first to alert investors to this enormous opportunity. Those who listened could have made a fortune.
Cryptos are in a secular bull market that will last at least another ten to twenty years. Even now we are still at the very beginning. You don’t depend on anyone else for the safekeeping of your funds. You are the bank.
It was the worst (and only) nuclear disaster since Chernobyl. Afterward, Japan took all 54 of its nuclear reactors offline. And investors flocked out of the market.
The U.S. government is the largest player in the financial markets.
In today’s essay, I’m going to show you another milestone on the road to the full legalization of cannabis in the U.S. It centers around one of America’s forgotten cash crops…
Mike Maloney thinks that hyperinflation is a distinct possibility in the US. So when I read about the runaway inflation rates in Venezuela, I wondered how that would play out in the US if he’s right.
Amateur investors run from crisis. Great investors run toward it.
Musk said that he wants to add 33% more of this metal to each Tesla vehicle battery. The move reduces manufacturing costs overall for its batteries—but creates a huge new source of demand for the commodity. Every company I talk to is following Musk’s lead.
The electric vehicle is not the only transformational technology that’s bursting onto the scene. Energy storage is too. This story is just as big and just as ripe with investment potential. A few months ago, for example, Saudi Arabia announced plans to build the biggest-ever solar project, with 200 gigawatts of generating capacity. “The project […]
Yesterday I told you about the unstoppable trend towards more socialism in the US. I think inflation is the primary factor driving this trend. Americans feel squeezed because the cost of rent, medical insurance, and tuition, as well as other basic living expenses, is rising much faster than their wages. This creates very real problems […]
7/17/2018 Are we about to repeat the battle of Jumonville Glen? In 1754, a British militia company under the command of a lieutenant colonel arrived at Jumonville Glen, about 40 miles southeast of Pittsburgh. There the British force of 47 men encountered a French force estimated at 35. The lieutenant colonel was inexperienced. Finding himself […]
Before you trust conventional wisdom, stop and ask yourself these questions…
Which stock market is so outrageously cheap that it is worthy of the Trade of the Century?
Without knowing the future, you can still know when something is not normal…
Over the years, this big-picture legend has put together special profitable trades…
This common belief that can wreak havoc on your investments…
The market isn’t cheap right now, but you can still find great values…
These are the ingredients for amassing serious wealth over the long haul…
“It’s the only job I know where I can make a month’s worth of income in just 10 minutes.”
Here’s the simplest way to get exposure to the exploding blockchain bull market…
If you’ve ever dreamt of quitting your job, selling all your stuff, and never working again, this is a must-read…
100 baggers (stocks that return 100-to-1) and how to find them.
Today’s speculations could be tomorrow’s bluechips, and today’s bluechips are increasingly speculative.
Today, we turn our attention back to the shabby world of money… and to a big decision we’ve made about our own finances.
Doug Casey: If you want serious money, you have to get serious about money.
Chile’s investment opportunities are largely unnoticed and underexploited today.
Some of the world’s savviest investors are betting that this $1.5 trillion market will crash.
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