Posted May 8, 2014
The combination of erratic weather and geopolitical turmoil has kept corn and wheat futures up. Here's how things are shaking out.
Posted April 23, 2014
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.
Posted April 16, 2014
America's chicken producers have beaten the S&P, and the year ahead looks to be more of the same.
Posted April 15, 2014
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.
Posted March 25, 2014
Crimea is now Russia. It's a done deal. And backing the neo-Nazis now in power in Ukraine will end badly, just as getting involved in a long list of other third-world hellholes ended badly.
Posted March 21, 2014
Junior mining stocks softened this week as precious metals prices continue to sell off following the latest FOMC statement which rallied the dollar.
Posted March 19, 2014
Putin has made a move in Ukraine. Find out what moves you need to make.
Posted March 18, 2014
Self-driving cars are a huge approaching wave, and Volvo is testing a system where magnets play a key role.
Posted March 11, 2014
The Chinese Machine Just Blew a Crank. Here is how to trade it.
Posted March 4, 2014
Is the recent spate of banker suicides (murders?) telling us something? The mainstream media is not covering this story, but it certainly gets my attention when a common thread amongst these individuals is big banks and derivative ties.
Posted February 18, 2014
The Fukushima Daiichi disaster of 2011 had a major chilling effect on nuclear power projects and on the price of uranium. However, there are signals that uranium could soon bounce back.
Posted February 4, 2014
Mining operations leave behind a huge amount of important minerals in the form of "tailings," and one company is using an interesting biomaterial to collect these leftovers.
Posted February 4, 2014
Recent activity within the big banks seems to suggest trouble is brewing once again. It doesn't take much imagination to see this will not have a happy conclusion...
Posted January 27, 2014
While 2014 gold prices are expected to flatten in their range, there will still be some swings you can take advantage of. Here's what to look for...
Posted January 13, 2014
By now, most of us have heard a lot about 3D printers, but a new system for 3D printing buildings is opening up a whole new world of possibilities...