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

Ukraine’s Big Win: Tanks Today, F-16s Tomorrow

Posted on January 27, 2023

The Debt Ceiling Debate: Are We Really Doing This Again?

Posted on January 20, 2023

Here’s How We Stop the Shootings

Posted on January 13, 2023

The Best Stocks for 2023 — and Beyond

Posted on January 6, 2023

Here’s How I’m Banking Double-Digit Gains

Posted on December 23, 2022

Watch Out, China: Major Hypersonic Breakthrough

Posted on December 16, 2022

This Is the Future of Combat

Posted on December 9, 2022

The Big Freeze: Global Energy War Begins on December 5

Posted on December 2, 2022

New York to Paris in 90 Minutes? Yup

Posted on November 18, 2022

The Crypto Collapse and a New Profit Opportunity

Posted on November 11, 2022

Tin Pot Toddlers Are a Profit Opportunity

Posted on November 4, 2022

Why Elon Musk Is Suddenly Afraid of Putin

Posted on October 28, 2022

The Clock Is Ticking on Taiwan — and WWIII

Posted on October 21, 2022

The Next Phase of the U.S.-Russia War

Posted on October 14, 2022

New Superweapon Poses a Bigger Threat Than Nukes

Posted on October 7, 2022

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