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Lumber Prices Are Falling, Spelling Trouble for the Economy

Lumber Prices Are Falling, Spelling Trouble for the Economy

Editorial Director’s Note: Hope you all had a wonderful New Year. We’ve officially stepped into 2019, and in the spirit of transitions, I’m excited to announce that you’ll now be able to follow Michael Carr’s expert analysis in our other daily publication, Sovereign Investor Daily. Be sure to continue tuning in there to discover what…

Make 35% by July 4 With Exxon Mobil

Make 35% by July 4 With Exxon Mobil

The stock market is discounting a chronic winner. It’s survived 11 recessions, including the Great Depression. But suddenly, the world thinks its days are numbered. And that makes it a great opportunity for us. In fact, there’s a chance to make 35% by July on this stock that fair-weather investors are avoiding. Let me show…

How to Profit from The Maritime Fuel Revolution

How to Profit from The Maritime Fuel Revolution

In one year, a major change is going to turn the maritime shipping industry on its head. The fuel that drives global trade is undergoing a radical shift. The United Nations is forcing the industry’s hands. Tankers, cargo ships and even cruise liners are going to have to adopt a new type of fuel —…

Jim “Mad Money” Cramer Won’t Know What Hit Him

Jim “Mad Money” Cramer Won’t Know What Hit Him

Jim Cramer, star of Mad Money on CNBC, threw down the gauntlet on oil stocks: “I am not about making friends, I am about making money. And I don’t think I can help you make money in the oil and gas stocks anymore.” He said he’d rather buy Tesla Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) than Exxon Mobil…

COW ETF Is Up 13% in 6 Months as China Imports 81% More Lean Hogs

COW ETF Is Up 13% in 6 Months as China Imports 81% More Lean Hogs

If you made this trade, you made good money. But there are larger gains coming… Back in September 2018, we talked about how Hurricane Florence set up a big trade in hogs. If you took our advice, congratulations! As you may know, Hurricane Florence caused widespread flooding and destruction in North Carolina. Eastern North Carolina…

[UPDATE] No. 1 Stock to Invest in for the Almond Milk Revolution

[UPDATE] No. 1 Stock to Invest in for the Almond Milk Revolution

[UPDATE] The “Alt-Milk” global revolution continues. Since I last wrote this article in April 2019, it’s been reported by Mintel Research that in the United Kingdom, alternative milk sales have leaped 71% so far this year. More dairy drinkers are making the switch to non-dairy drinks. It’s also worth noting, that per OnePoll, about one-third…

Treat Your Portfolio to Some Gold — the Right Way

Treat Your Portfolio to Some Gold — the Right Way

According to Christopher Columbus: Gold is a treasure, and he who possesses it does all he wishes to in this world and succeeds in helping souls into paradise. There are a lot of misconceptions out there about what gold can and cannot do for you. (It goes without saying that gold will not actually help…

Buy Gold Before It’s Too Late

Buy Gold Before It’s Too Late

In July 2018, I was sitting on my uncle’s patio with a cup of espresso. I was in southern Italy, taking my children to meet our family over there. We snacked on homemade taralli and fresh-picked fiorone, the giant green figs of the region. The conversation turned to the European Union and what a catastrophe…

Double Your Money by Summer With This Hated Sector

Double Your Money by Summer With This Hated Sector

After almost 11 years of a bull market, most stocks are overvalued. Yet most investors continue to pile into stocks, unaware that they’re paying way too much. That’s a mistake. After all, inflated stocks simply can’t stay that way forever. But there’s one deeply hated sector right now that I love for us. In fact,…

Oil’s Leaving the Doghouse: Grab a Quick 20%

Oil’s Leaving the Doghouse: Grab a Quick 20%

From its peak in June 2014, West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell 75%. That’s not a misprint. The market price for a barrel of crude oil fell from $107 to $26 over a 20-month span. We’re seeing this scenario repeat itself today. The price of oil peaked at more than $63 at the beginning of…