Wealth Wave

Money doesn’t grow on trees. But wealth does grow in waves. Sometimes they’re giant tsunamis that can change the world as we know it. More often, they’re megatrends that most investors underestimate till it’s too late: The electric-vehicle revolution. The digital transformation. The rise of “Modern Monetary Theory.” The return of double-digit inflation. And many more.

Articles

There’s a staring contest going on in the global oil markets right now. On the one side is the Russia-OPEC alliance. On the other is U.S. oil producers. You can get crushed if you get caught...
I could think of lots to spend $664,000 on if someone handed it to me today. A parking place is not one of them. But apparently, Kwan Wai-ming is cut from a different cloth. The executive...
In Saturday’s column, we talked about why President Trump’s decisions on trade tariffs and security are good for gold. You can read it here: “Cry Havoc! And Grab Gold.” Last week, we saw gold...
“Cry havoc! And let slip the dogs of war!” — Mark Antony in William Shakespeare’s play Julius Caesar. The U.S. is gearing up for war on multiple fronts: the trade front and actual, physical...
Just over a decade ago, one of the first major dominoes in the mortgage crisis toppled. The venerable Wall Street brokerage firm Bear Stearns collapsed, forcing the government and Federal Reserve...
Today’s story is about oil, gasoline and perspective. Let me explain that with a joke. Jean-Claude goes to his doctor for his annual checkup. A week later, his doctor calls with the results. ...
There is a trade war brewing. You might think the biggest target would be China. You’d be wrong. That’s not to say China isn’t a target. Of course it is. In fact, the Nikkei Asian Review reports...
I don’t make a lot of changes to my 401(k) account. Heck, I barely touch the thing. That’s because it’s for my “long term money,” something not to be traded actively or taken lightly. But a few...
I’m not here to kick cryptocurrencies. They’ve been on a losing streak since December, but all investments go up and down. No, I’m here to talk about the future. And the awesome potential in...
Recently, we saw companies leveraged to energy metals — lithium and cobalt in particular, but others as well — fall off a cliff. This was due to a shocking report from Morgan Stanley. They’re...

About the Editor

Widely known as the Indiana Jones of natural resources, Sean has sifted through terabytes of data and traveled tens of thousands of miles in search of companies that can make a transformative difference in the lives of investors. With his boots-on-the-ground experience, he visits mines, meets executives in person, discovers hidden opportunities and reveals pitfalls that investors should avoid.

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