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 |2019-04-08T20:53:09-07:00April 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|

Financial Impact of Midterm Elections: Do the Markets Really Care About the Results?

In the midterm elections that took place on Tuesday, November 6th, 2018, Democrats took control of the House of Representatives while Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate. While this outcome was to be expected, the financial impact of the midterm elections has been less clear. Stocks initially rallied following the election only to sink on [...]

By |2018-11-13T11:54:06-07:00November 13th, 2018|Political Commentary, Predictions|

Will the Global Market Crash of 2018 Turn Out to Be the Beginning of the Greatest Financial Crisis the World Has Ever Seen?

The global selloff has erased $5 trillion from stock and bond markets in October alone! October is a historically bad month for stocks. Many of the most dramatic crashes have begun during this month. The global market crash of 2018 seems to be in line with this trend and the crash is indeed global. This [...]

By |2018-10-26T12:18:14-07:00October 26th, 2018|bitcoin, Political Commentary, Predictions|

BIS and IMF Warn of Risk In Financial Markets That Surpasses That of 2008 Crisis

In his most recent book, The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites’ Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis, former CIA analyst Jim Rickards notes that some of the biggest financial bodies in the world have been warning of excessive risk in financial markets since 2014. Through a series of published papers, press releases, and [...]

By |2018-08-31T13:08:40-07:00August 31st, 2018|Gold & Silver Commentary, Political Commentary, Predictions|

Important Developments for Crypto Investment, June 2018

The past week has been eventful for the crypto investment community, to say the least. On Friday, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) finally declared that Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) cannot be considered securities. This sets an important precedent in the regulatory realm. The SEC ruling is also incredibly bullish for the price of BTC [...]

By |2018-06-20T09:46:26-07:00June 20th, 2018|bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

3 Investment Sectors to Avoid and 3 to Buy Over the Next 12 Months

Part I... 3 Investment Sectors to Avoid Over the Next 12 Months Last year was incredible by all accounts. The average gain for the year in our model portfolio was 330%. That isn't a typo. We've had a triple digit year once before and double-digit years several times, but this was the best year of [...]

By |2018-06-11T13:43:04-07:00June 9th, 2018|Predictions|

Fears of Worldwide Crypto Ban Fan the Flames of Fake News

In the world of crypto, false rumors abound. Talk of a worldwide crypto ban is the latest and most incredible claim of this nature. Consider the entire internet one giant troll box. Bitcoin serves as the ultimate troll food. Trolls feed off of reactions to their ridiculous assertions. That’s why the number one rule of [...]

By |2018-05-10T13:57:54-07:00May 10th, 2018|bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Predictions|

China’s Nuclear Option in Trade Wars and Russia’s Nuclear Option in Real War

The United States and China are entrenched in an escalating trade war with tit-for-tat tariffs reaching towards $300 billion annually ($150b on each side). Some believe there is no doubt that the United States would win a trade war. Perhaps this is true, but we have to ask as what expense? China's Nuclear Option in [...]