Will We Have Enough New Mines? — Richard Schodde
As metals prices boomed during the last decade, small explorers and big miners spent billions of shareholder dollars seeking new deposits. Investors wanted the high rewards of a discovery as metals soared in price. At $1,900 per ounce of gold, even mediocre finds could make money. Richard Schodde, of MinEx Consulting, has studied past exploration […]
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Big Opportunity in the “Baby Bakken”
Last week on a trip to Denver, I got a firsthand look at one simple fact: America is an energy juggernaut. Today, I want to share some insight and give you a front-row seat to America’s next big shale play. Let’s get to it… In the past 10 years, the U.S. has turned the ship […]
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What’s Abuzz About Gold?
Recently I visited the breathtaking city of Hong Kong to speak at the seventh-annual Mines and Money conference, Asia-Pacific’s premier event for mining investment deal-making and capital-raising. During my time in Asia I had the additional privilege of addressing the audience of the Asia Mining Club, alongside my good friend Robert Friedland, Executive Chairman and […]
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2014: A Breakout Year for Commodities
While most traders white-knuckled the sharp equity drop last month, a much bigger (and more important) trend emerged… In case the market has distracted you, here’s what you’ve missed: Gold is up nearly 10% on the year… Silver is up 13%… After a sharp drop in January, crude oil has risen more than 4.5% since […]
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Knock Knock/Who’s There?… China’s Metal Monopoly
I hope you’re hunkered down from the big chill this month. Wow, we’ve seen some cold. It was so cold a few weeks ago that one of my cats stuck his face outside one morning and literally jumped back into the house. Cold, right? And here we are with another polar vortex breathing down our […]
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Aluminum producers got tricked by their own government! You see, low rates mislead producers into believing there are more savings than really exist to buy their products. So they expand capacity. This is exactly what we just saw happen in China (as … [Read More]

Last month, Russian President Vladimir Putin gave a short, emotional speech on the annexation of Crimea. “After a long, hard and exhausting voyage,” said Putin, employing timeless, classic nautical analogies, “Crimea and Sevastopol are … [Read More]

With the right trading mindset, you can turn America’s glowing natural gas future into profits. Today, I want to give you a snapshot of where I think natgas is heading for the rest of the year, and how you can continue to make gains as America’s … [Read More]

In 1914 gold was money. Money wasn’t debt or credit back then. It was simply gold, and banks created credit on top of their gold reserve base. They couldn’t go crazy in the credit creation process, because there was only so much gold in … [Read More]

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