Geopolitical Risks 2019: Tariffs, Volatility, and International Tensions are Bullish for Safe Haven Assets

The recent round of tariffs on Chinese imports will hit the Chinese economy hard. The repercussions of this will not be favorable for anyone.Volatility has skyrocketed amidst the backdrop of increasing geopolitical tensions worldwide.The march toward US invasions of Iran and Venezuela signals a potential surge in geopolitical risks in 2019. The Impact of Tariffs [...]

By |2019-11-06T01:10:10-07:00May 21st, 2019|bitcoin, Commodities, Political Commentary, Predictions|

Why These Lithium and Cobalt Companies May be the Ultimate Contrarian Play

Lithium and cobalt companies are a hidden gem in the mining sector. Lithium and cobalt, along with nickel, are the primary metals used in most modern batteries. 42% of the world’s cobalt production goes toward the creation of Lithium-ion cell batteries. According to the Cobalt Institute, lithium-ion batteries have higher energy density than other battery [...]

By |2019-11-06T01:12:10-07:00April 9th, 2019|Commodities, Predictions|

Global Economic Slowdown 2019 Continues – Protect Yourself and Profit by Taking These Simple Steps

Financial headlines around the world seem to have taken a liking to the phrase “global economic slowdown 2019.” Everywhere you look, data about declining trade, failing currencies, or falling stock markets abound. Bloomberg, Forbes, Business Insider, CNBC, RT Business, and The Washington Post are just a few of the mainstream sources now acknowledging that something [...]

By |2019-03-26T15:03:50-07:00March 25th, 2019|Commodities, Predictions|

How Do Bitcoin Futures Affect the Price?

How do bitcoin futures affect the price of bitcoin? This is a question worth examining. When looking at recent market trends through this lens, some interesting details emerge. The current crypto bear market began shortly after CBOE and CME futures launched in December of 2017 and right around the time that Bitmex volume started ramping up. [...]

By |2018-12-07T11:33:21-07:00December 7th, 2018|bitcoin, Commodities, Gold & Silver Commentary, Predictions|

3 Recent Risks Showing the US Dollar Might Not Remain World Reserve Currency for Long

It’s no secret that the world reserve currency, the US dollar (USD), is on borrowed time. With each passing day, nations that have grown tired of the American government’s behavior, sanctions, tariffs, etc. continue to make moves away from the US dollar. The BRICS nations, in particular (Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa), have [...]

By |2018-08-30T10:22:56-07:00August 30th, 2018|Commodities, Cryptocurrencies, Gold & Silver Commentary|