Outsider Club

Nick Hodge

Baltimore, MD - Publisher, Outsider Club


Nick HodgeFounder and President of The Outsider Club, and Investment Director of Early AdvantageNick Hodge has been in the investment publishing business since graduating Loyola University in 2006.

Known for a “call it like you see it” approach to money and policy, his insights have led to numerous appearances on television and in various outlets on the Web, including the Business News Network and Yahoo!'s Daily Ticker.

Co-author of a best-selling book on energy investing, Nick has led tens of thousands of investors to ten triple-digit wins and over 220 double-digit wins in the sector. He's also passionate about public policy, population, agriculture, water, and raw materials, and has developed an intuitive approach to using global change for financial gain.

He shares his views and strategies across the country, speaking at the New Orleans Investment Conference, the Cambridge House series of conferences, and the Money Show. 

And Nick's expertise ranges far beyond stocks...

In Early Advantage, Nick shows readers how to make money as well as protect and spend it, offering his musings on productivity, taxes, food, the outdoors, and other strategies he uses to get ahead in his own life. (See his latest report here.

When he's not writing, investing, or flying around the world to meet with company executives, Nick can usually be found in a boat on the Eastern Seaboard or on a Maryland farm pursuing the outdoor activities he grew up with and continues to love. Energy Investing for Dummies

Twitter @nickchodge on Twitter 

Nick's Publications:

Investing in Renewable Energy: Making Money on Green Chip Stocks (Wiley), 2007

"Benefits of Algae Biofuel", The Futurist (Magazine), 2009

"Investing in Wind Power", Renewable Energy Focus (Magazine), 2009

"Utility Companies: Adapt, Survive, Thrive" SFO Magazine, 2009

Energy Investing for Dummies (Wiley), 2013

Reviews and Testimonials

Nick's Wikipedia Page

Recent Media Appearances:

Top Energy Picks on Business News Network (BNN)

Focus on Energy on Newsmax TV (MoneyNews)

Profiting from Trends in Energy and Natural Resources on The Money Answers Show

Investing in the Energy Sector on Market Wrap

Silver, Four-Prong Portfolio Stratagy on Stock News Now 

6 Transformative Events to Watch in 2013 on Inc.com

Recent Articles by Nick Hodge

Early Advantage Premium Update - 2014-08-27


Fergustan, USA - 2014-08-20


How Nick Traded the VIX - 2014-08-13


What Is the "Living Metal" Selling for $141,748? - 2014-08-12


Taxes and Secession - 2014-08-06


Tesla's Gigafactory a Boon for Graphite - 2014-07-30


Tesla's Gigafactory: An Infographic - 2014-07-29


GigaProfits from the GigaFactory - 2014-07-23


Here's Janet Yellen As The Princess Bride Albino... - 2014-07-16


Flashbangs and Slit Throats - 2014-07-16


Short Cynk Technology Corp. (OTC: CYNK) - 2014-07-10


Coal: Incorrectly Pronounced Dead - 2014-07-09


Independence Day - 2014-07-04


What's the Truth About the Economy? - 2014-07-02


Big Changes for Gold & Silver - 2014-06-25


Time Magazine Uses Hoax to Inaccurately Condemn Pit Bulls - 2014-06-24


Fear - 2014-06-18


What Outsiders Are Saying... - 2014-06-16


All You Need to Know About Midterm Elections - 2014-06-13


More Financial Propaganda - 2014-06-11


Beware the Propaganda - 2014-06-04


Recovery: Costs Up, Incomes Down - 2014-05-28


You Now Live in a Corporatist Oligarchy - 2014-05-21


There's Your Bubble - 2014-05-20
To the Tune of Dixie Chicks' "There's Your Trouble"

The Tale of the Mexican Fisherman - 2014-05-14


The Tax and Lifestyle Benefits of Puerto Rico - 2014-05-07


Get 100% Tax Exemption - 2014-04-30


The Millionaire Mindset - 2014-04-23


Avoid This "Human Disaster" - 2014-04-16


New York Times Discovers Graphene (4 Years Late) - 2014-04-14


Beat the Sixth Graders - 2014-04-09


What Is The IRM(72) Retirement Plan? - 2014-04-07


Major Banking Crimes Continue - 2014-04-02


Subtle, Subconscious Attack on Rights - 2014-03-26


The Bull Case for Uranium - 2014-03-26


How Real Americans Feel About The "Recovery" - 2014-03-24


Game Is Rigged, Trust Is Waning, Gold Is Gaining - 2014-03-19


See the USA Become the NSA - 2014-03-12


Shale Sets Up a Silver Surge - 2014-03-05


Great News for Metal Bulls - 2014-02-26


Shale Boom? - 2014-02-19


Criminal Bankers, Guns, and Silver - 2014-02-12


Peak Oil and Paper Assets - 2014-02-05


Paper Asset Ponzi Scheme Revealed - 2014-01-29
Let the Market Run Its Course...

Social Trends in 2014 - 2014-01-21


Investing in Biotech Stocks - 2014-01-15


Gold: Time to Buy - 2014-01-08


Attack On Your Savings - 2014-01-01


Graphene Investing in 2014 - 2013-12-18


Economic Collapse? - 2013-12-11


Best Uranium Stocks for 2014 - 2013-12-04
Profiting from the Uranium Bull

Bitcoin to $10,000 - 2013-12-03
Be the Next 'Bitcoin Jesus'

2013 Bank and Political Scandals - 2013-11-27
What I'm Thankful For...

Would You Rather Buy Stocks or Silver? - 2013-11-22
Sanity With Silver...

Uranium Investing in 2014 - 2013-11-20
Investing in Uranium Stocks

Praise for Nick Hodge's Early Advantage - 2013-11-19
Comments from Early Advantage Members

The Recovery That Wasn't - 2013-11-13
Only Thing "Improving" Is Stock Market

Will Millennials Change the World? - 2013-11-06
Yes, and It Will Be Profitable

Twitter IPO - 2013-11-05
Shares, Pricing

The Fourth Turning is Here - 2013-10-30
Signs of Change Growing...

Control of "The System" - 2013-10-30
Praise for the Outsider Club

Neil Howe - 2013-10-23
Co-author of "The Fourth Turning"

Space-Saving Storage Tips - 2013-10-18
6 Simple Steps to Help Declutter Your House

America: On the Brink - 2013-10-18
Secession Movements Mount

Max Keiser on JP Morgan - 2013-10-16
This is Why He's Banned from American Television

Who Can You Trust? - 2013-10-16
Max Keiser, Ben Carson, Gerald Celente

A Desolate Picture of America - 2013-10-09
She Ain't What She Used to Be

NSA Surveillance Statistics - 2013-10-09
Just How Much Are They Spying on You?

Profit from the Government Shutdown - 2013-10-02
Two Ways to Play It

Understanding Who Gets Furloughed in a Government Shutdown - 2013-10-02
What Are "Essential" Government Employees

Bernanke, QE, and Gold - 2013-09-20
More Fake Money, Higher Gold Prices

Ultimate Insider: Ben Bernanke - 2013-09-20
Says He'll Stop Printing... Then Doesn't

Bernanke: Economy Tanks Without QE - 2013-09-18
Money Printing Is Only Thing Holding Market Together

If Not Recovery, Then What? - 2013-09-18
Market Future Depends on the Fed

The Mayhem Meter - 2013-09-16
Profiting from Volatility

Signs of "Recovery": Fast Food Strikes - 2013-09-11
Does This Look Like Recovery to You?

Signs of Economic "Recovery" - 2013-09-11
Declining Income, Hidden Inflation, Unemployment Tricks

Bradley Manning's Letter to President Obama - 2013-09-09
Government Uses "National Security" and "Classified" to Get Away With It

Oil Price Forecast: 2014 and Beyond... - 2013-09-04
Sanford C. Bernstein crude oil price forecast 2014-2020

2014 Oil Price Forecast - 2013-09-04
Crude to Average $104.50

Unconstitutional Laws - 2013-08-28
How the Government Takes Your Freedom

Rights Abuse at Police Checkpoints - 2013-08-28
College Student Records His Encounter

Facebook Makes You Feel Bad - 2013-08-21
Leads to Less Satisfaction with Life

The Facade of America - 2013-08-21
Debt, Freedom, and Facebook

Benefits of Retirement Accounts - 2013-08-19
Save Thousands with Tax Preferred Retirement Accounts

Individual Retirement Accounts - 2013-08-19
An IRA "How To"

The Benefits of Index Funds - 2013-08-14
And Why Retirement Plans Are a Ruse...

How Much Are Retirement Fees Costing You? - 2013-08-14
$154,000 If You're "Average"

Worst of Them All: Goldman Sachs - 2013-08-07
Slowly Stealing Your Wealth

Banks: Your Worst Enemy - 2013-08-07
"Financialization" Has Stolen American Wealth

Is the American Dream Safe? - 2013-07-31
Large Majority Face Economic Insecurity

At Risk in America - 2013-07-31
Food Stamp Use, Congressional Salaries on the Rise

2014 Gold Price Forecast - 2013-07-26
Catch the Coming Gold Rally

4 Tips for Buying Gold Coins - 2013-07-26
What to Buy, What to Avoid

Is America Broken? - 2013-07-24
Many Starting to Say "Yes"

The American Standard - 2013-07-24
Bankrupt, Bamboozled, Brutalized

The American System is Weak - 2013-07-16
But the end is not nigh...

Symptoms of America's Decline - 2013-07-16
The Signs Are Everywhere...

Energy Investing for Dummies - 2013-07-15
Now Available for Pre-Sale

Obscenity and Profanity - 2013-07-10
Status Quo, Not Language, Is Offensive

America: In Debt and Depressed - 2013-07-10
Are We On the Right Path?

Like Minded People - 2013-07-10
New Investment Community

Is America in Trouble? - 2013-07-10
Reader Says We Can't Trust Government

Independence Day - 2013-07-04
Is It Time for a Revolution?

Edward Snowden: Hero or Criminal? - 2013-07-03
Americans Express Their Opinion

Retirement Plan Fees - 2013-06-26
How "The System" Steals Your Wealth

Hidden Cost of Retirement Fees - 2013-06-26
Every 0.5% in Fees Costs You 16 Months

American Civic and Economic Collapse - 2013-06-19
Wealth Disparity, Spying, Banking Scandals, and More

Edward Snowden is an American Patriot - 2013-06-19
Truth Is Coming, And It Cannot Be Stopped

Make Your Own Cleaning Products - 2013-06-14
DIY Window Cleaner, Disinfectant, Drain Opener, and More...

Government Spying and You - 2013-06-12
Phone Calls, Emails All Being Watched

Government Distrust - 2013-06-12
Majority Don't Trust Federal Government

The Cost of Waiting to Save for Retirement - 2013-06-05
Outsider Image of the Week

Retirement Capital vs. Risk Capital - 2013-06-05
Save, Invest, Speculate

When Did Memorial Day Become a Sham? - 2013-05-29
Soldiers Die for Freedom, Politicians Take It Away

Politicians, Bankers, and Unelected Bureaucrats Beyond Control - 2013-05-29
Concerned for the Future

Outsider Club Debut Info - 2013-05-22
Outsider Club Debut Info

Sneak Peek: Investing in Sea Snails - 2013-05-22
A Sea Creature Worth Thousands to You?

Fight the Maryland Gun Ban Legislation - 2013-05-21
Sign Petition to Bring Gun Ban to Vote

Baby Boomer Health Care Facts - 2013-05-17
Baby Boomer Health Care Facts

Biotechnology Stocks: Miraculous Cures - 2013-05-17
Printed Organs, DNA Data Storage, Cancer Vaccines

The War for Your Retirement - 2013-05-15
Open an IRA, Start Saving NOW

Graphene Invisibility Cloak - 2013-05-15
Outsider Image of the Week

Get Your Home Ready for Summer - 2013-05-14
Use Less Energy, Save Money

What's Going On with Silver? - 2013-05-08
Record Bullion Sales, Paper Prices Falling

Quote: Mark Twain on Owning Land - 2013-05-06
Buy Land, They Aren't Making it Anymore

Graphite Mining Investments - 2013-05-01
One Graphite Mining Company Has Decades-Long Supply

The Next Big Thing In Mining - 2013-04-24
Graphite in "Rare Earth" Situation

How to Get Started Investing - 2013-04-17
Get Rich Slowly

Why Chase the American Dream? - 2013-04-10
Be Your Own Mexican Fisherman

Collapse Courtesy of the Fed - 2013-04-03
Hidden Inflation Steals from the Population

Fight the Fed - 2013-03-27
Invest in Eventual Reality, Not Current Myth

A Senior Citizen's Response to Raising the Social Security Age - 2013-03-22
Government Coming for Private Retirement Funds

Silver Enters Twilight Zone - 2013-03-13
Silver Defying Laws of Supply and Demand

Exposing "The System" - 2013-03-05
Twisted Tales from the Financial Industry

The Basic Struggle - 2013-02-21
The Establishment: Finance, Business, Politics