Jason Simpkins


simpkins_2018_478x500Blunt, factual, and above all, fearless, Jason Simpkins has worked as a financial reporter and analyst for the past 10 years, earning a well-deserved reputation for honesty and candor.

Born and raised in New Jersey, he graduated from Loyola University (MD) in 2006. He remained in Baltimore where he cut his teeth as an entry-level financial reporter before being tapped to manage a major financial publication at the age of 25. 

In that time, Simpkins wrote more than 1,000 articles pertaining to personal finance and macroeconomics. He had a front row seat to the 2008 financial collapse, and the subsequent sovereign debt crises. His global focus also led to major investigations into the Chinese economy and the oil market. 

Ever ambitious, Simpkins set out to launch his own energy-based investment newsletter, serving as editor-in-chief. His insights on oil, natural gas, coal and other forms of energy were widely read, culminating the launch of a high-end trading service that specialized in delivering triple-digit gains to its members. 

Simpkins has been the Assistant Managing Editor of the Outsider Club since 2013. He also is the founder and editor of Wall Street's Proving Ground  and Secret Stock Files, investment services that focus on companies with assets — tangible resources and products that can hold and appreciate in value. He covers mining companies, energy companies, defense contractors, dividend payers, commodities, staples, legacies and more...


Recent Articles by Jason Simpkins

This Russian “Ghost” Ship Could Disrupt 95% of Global Communications

Posted on September 30, 2022

Are You Ready for Russia’s Meltdown?

Posted on September 23, 2022

It’s Time to Profit From American Firepower

Posted on September 16, 2022

We’re in a Race for Our Lives

Posted on September 9, 2022

Russia Isn’t Stopping — and China Is Just Getting Started

Posted on September 2, 2022

Income Is King Right Now — Check Out These MLPs

Posted on August 26, 2022

The Solution to the Global Energy Crisis

Posted on August 19, 2022

How Would You Like to Play With These Plushies?

Posted on August 12, 2022

The World Is a Dangerous Place... Profit From It

Posted on August 5, 2022

Nancy Pelosi Wants to Start World War III

Posted on July 29, 2022

The Single Biggest Lesson Learned From Russia's Ukraine Invasion

Posted on July 22, 2022

The Company Behind the James Webb Space Telescope

Posted on July 15, 2022

The Biggest and Most Profitable Myth About Gold

Posted on July 8, 2022

Jerome Powell Is a Serial Killer

Posted on July 1, 2022

The Top-Secret Technology Behind “Darkstar”

Posted on June 24, 2022

Heal Your Ailing Portfolio Body