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Jimmy Carter Is Right to Be Worried - You Should Be Too

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted April 2, 2014

Former-President Jimmy Carter says he doesn't use email for sensitive issues because he's afraid the NSA is spying on him. Some people poked fun, but the thing is, he's right to be worried.

Buffett And Apple Love This Energy Stock

Written by Outsider Club
Posted April 1, 2014

How is this $3.9 billion company outpacing the broader industry by so much?

Don't Buy the B.S. About Russian 'Bargains'

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted April 1, 2014

Russia's Ukraine invasion has taken a heavy toll on the country's economy. Both its stock market and currency, the ruble, have lost significant value. As a result, many analysts are asking the question: Is now the time to invest in Russia?

U.S. Mint's "Curved Gold" Sells Out

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted April 1, 2014

If there's one thing I like more than gold, it's baseball. These unique numismatics were limited to a run of 50,000 and just sold out today. These collectibles are going, going, gone...

Revenue Doubles, Cash Flow Triples

Written by Adam English
Posted April 1, 2014

Biotech has soared 200% since August 2011. Some think the sector is losing steam, but they are dead wrong.

New High Frequency Trading Secrets Exposed

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 31, 2014

We didn't need Michael Lewis to tell us the stock market's rigged... But maybe now that the author of Moneyball, Liar's Poker, and the newly-released Flash Boys has taken his case to CBS's 60 minutes, we'll see tougher regulations on high-frequency traders.

Einstein's Secret Equation for Doubling Retirement Income

Written by Jimmy Mengel
Posted March 31, 2014

I think it's safe to say we're all familiar with the 7 Wonders of the World. Albert Einstein has contributed to the wonders of the world by giving us the 8th. Find out what the genius was talking about inside.

Food Price Inflation Is Terrorizing Your Grocery Bill

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 28, 2014

Americans are paying record high prices for beef right now due to a national cattle shortage. And that's not all. Everything from pork to poultry is on the rise.

Gold's Got a New Sugar Daddy

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 28, 2014

It's a brilliant system. China buys oil from Iraq with U.S. dollars, and Iraq uses those dollars to buy gold. And now, other energy producers are looking to do the same.

'Plan B' for the Keystone XL Pipeline

Written by Adam English
Posted March 27, 2014

If the U.S.A. isn't on board, Canada will opt for 'Plan B' to get oil sands flowing through pipelines.

The BlackBerry Comeback: Fact or Fiction?

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 27, 2014

Last year, BP was the trendy comeback play insiders were pushing... this year it's BlackBerry (BBRY). Could they be right?

Weak Earnings: An Early Sign of Another Recession

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 26, 2014

Sears, Amercian Eagle, Tiffany Co., Walgreens, Oracle, FedEx, Dollar Tree, Bob Evans, Chesapeake Energy... All of these companies disappointed in the fourth quarter, an indication we're sinking back into recession.

How to Buy Gold Without Getting Swindled

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 25, 2014

Shady dealers and scam artists have been cruising the wake of gold's surge, feasting on unwitting buyers. I'm not just talking about suspect 'brokers' cold calling you with a pitch, either. There are a lot of gold-trading ripoffs that come off as being very legitimate.

Putin's Next Power Play

Written by Adam English
Posted March 25, 2014

Natural gas is just the start of a global campaign for Russian hegemony over energy resources.

Jeremy Grantham Is Getting It Right

Written by Jason Simpkins
Posted March 24, 2014

Jeremy Grantham is one of those guys that's worth listening to. Like Warren Buffett or Carl Icahn... He's so rich he doesn't need to worry about being politically correct, and he has a propensity for being right.