Wealth Daily Archives
It's Holding Americans Back
Teach Your Kids About Equity Investment Now - 2014-04-24
A new survey says that most Americans do not participate in the stock market. This is a problem.
Tiny Tech Firm's Smart Glass Success
These Beat the Google Glass - 2014-04-24
Google Glass has virtually become synonymous with the words "smart glasses." But another device is moving onto the scene... and, unlike Google Glass, it's already available to the public.
Day of Reckoning for Corporate Bonds
This is the NEXT Crisis - 2014-04-23
There will be a reckoning for the corporate bond market. It's inevitable that bond defaults will rise, some companies will fail, and bondholders will lose money...
India, China, and Gold
Preparing for Gold's Comeback - 2014-04-23
India was the world's top consumer of gold, but it dramatically scaled back consumption, and will do so even more this year. Here's how the world is reacting.
Shippers are Sinking
GNK is Bankrupt, Competitors Aren't Faring Any Better - 2014-04-22
It's a sign of the times. Genco Shipping and Trading has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
The Clock is Running Out on Oil
Does THIS Mean the End of the House of Saud? - 2014-04-22
The world's next tallest building will be finished just as The Kingdom runs out of oil...
Investing in Brazil
The Original Amazon - 2014-04-21
WIth the World Cup coming very soon and the 2016 Olympics on the horizon, Brazil is ramping up its competition in all kinds of ways.
Commodities Spring Cleaning
Barclays Backing Out of Commodities: What it Means - 2014-04-21
Barclays is reducing its commodities operations in response to poor market conditions.
Income Tax, Flat Tax, or No Tax?
Pay No Income Tax Ever Again - 2014-04-18
Another April 15th, the usual tax-filing deadline, has come and gone. Did you get all of the government you paid for in 2013?
Atmospheric Satellite Technology
Bringing Internet... Everywhere! - 2014-04-17
Atmospheric satellites are opening up new opportunities for tech companies. Like drones, they're unmanned, but unlike drones, they operate autonomously... and they can solve many problems regular satellites never could.
How to Play This Correction
It's a Controlled Burn - 2014-04-16
What we have been seeing (so far, at least) is a controlled burn of momentum stocks. No doubt about it, these sectors were expensive. But the rest of the stock market is fairly valued...
Chicken is Booming
Expensive Beef and Pork means big Chicken Demand - 2014-04-16
America's chicken producers have beaten the S&P, and the year ahead looks to be more of the same.
Uh oh, General Motors (NYSE: GM)
Was the US Treasury's exit from GM good timing, or something else? - 2014-04-15
The Treasury sold off its remaining stake of GM in December, then the recalls began. Coincidence or not?
Investing in Sustainable Agriculture
Buy Farmland! - 2014-04-15
It's one of the least-covered opportunities on the planet, yet it's also one of the most lucrative. The future of farmland is a profitable one. And those who invest now stand to make a small fortune.
Benefit from Volatility by Trading the VIX
Don't Freak Out... - 2014-04-14
Is the market a bit too volatile for you right now? We've got just the thing...
Low Inflation Now, but What Next?
Eurozone Five-year Low Inflation Rate Causes Concern - 2014-04-14
The IMF is worried that inflation has been kept too low. Are these worries justified?
Revealed: A New Government Plan to Kill More Small Businesses
A New Prohibition on Beer Has Arrived! - 2014-04-11
As if it wasn't enough that the government wants to steal your money, your guns, and your health care, now they're after your beer. I'm not kidding.
Investing in the Oldest Commodity
Forget Precious Metals... - 2014-04-10
Land, on top of its practical utility, is a commodity in ever-decreasing supply. And as its rarity increases, so does its importance, which is why investment in land is reaching levels never seen before...
Investing in the Shrinking Cable TV Business
Buying into the Comcast (NASDAQ: CMCSA) Empire - 2014-04-10
The proposed merger between Comcast and Time Warner Cable means different things to different people. Here's what it should mean to investors.
Gold in 5 Charts
Factors Pointing to a Favorable Run - 2014-04-09
Five simple charts explain our positive outlook for gold over the next year.
Hedge Funds are Stupid
Here's How to Beat Them - 2014-04-09
When you see stock market sell-offs like we've seen over the past couple of weeks, you can be pretty sure some hedge funds are getting taken to the cleaners...
They Told Us This Would Happen
Crowdfunding is Lousy with Scams - 2014-04-08
There have been a few major crowdfunding success stories, but the holes in this type of funding system are so big, you could drive a Buick through them.
Is This a Top?
Know Your Bull - 2014-04-08
No one really knows whether we've reached a top or just a correction. But to me, it feels like a correction. Here's why...
The Railroads Can't Hack It
Oil vs. Agriculture - 2014-04-07
Oil and agriculture are fighting for an equal share of the limited rail infrastructure. Warren Buffett really knew what he was doing when he bought the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway.
More earthquakes means more value in Seismic and Geophysical - 2014-04-07
With an increase in earthquake activity, the value of seismic, geophysical, and geotech companies is high.