Archives for July 2011

The Nature of Rallies that Follow Massive Bear Markets

By Tim McMahon, editor Typically the best time to buy is when everyone else is selling. This one motto has made Warren Buffett a billionaire. He's said, Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather … [Read more...]

What Will Happen If The Debt Ceiling Isn’t Raised?

According to former GOP Senator Judd Gregg, the U.S. government borrows 41 cents out of every dollar it spends. In other words, if they can't borrow any more money it means they have to cut 41% of the budget. According to Gregg, “The practical … [Read more...]

Solar Energy in Uzbekistan

In a wierd twist of fate, Uzbekistan is sitting on a "Gold Mine" of scientific information about solar energy which because of cheap Siberian Oil has been totally worthless... Up until now.  With the world's interest turning to Solar once again this … [Read more...]

China Stops Gobbling Resources

Over the last few years it seems that China couldn't get enough resources. All those U.S. Dollars were burning a hole in their pocket. Almost everywhere you turned China was buying up natural resources. An oil company here, natural resources there … [Read more...]

What Do European Bank Stress Tests Tell Us?

We all know that Europe is a mess... there is more debt than they can repay and the European Union is coming apart at the seams while trying to put on a unified front for the investing public. The PIIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece, and Spain) … [Read more...]

Economy Trends Toward Greater Depression

It's important to continue to check our economic compass and keep a constant eye on the direction our economy and the world in general are headed. This will help to determine any adjustments necessary in our portfolios and/or our entire financial … [Read more...]

Natural Gas Trends

It seems that everywhere we look these days- from U.S.  shale to massive Turkmenistan reserves- natural gas seems to be the energy source of the future. Back in 2006 Turkmenistan claimed to have found a field of up to 24 Trillion Cubic Meters of … [Read more...]

Gold Price Projections Up on Rising Demand

by Andrey Dashkov, Casey Research On June 13, the CEO of Newmont Mining (NYSE:NEM), the world’s second largest world gold producer, expressed his expectations of gold hitting US$1,600 this year, and higher next year. UBS Investment Research goes … [Read more...]

Biometrics – Sci-Fi Becomes Reality

By Alex Daley, Casey Extraordinary Technology For many years technology prognosticators have warned about the coming onslaught of “biometrics”: a fingerprint instead of one’s credit card at the ATM to draw cash, or a retinal scan at the border to … [Read more...]

Stock Trends by Month

By Tim McMahon, editor I read quite a few books on investing strategy every year but one that sticks in my mind is by legendary investor and trader Larry Williams called The Right Stock at the Right Time. In it he outlines the monthly and yearly … [Read more...]