With the investing problems we face these days – possible rising interest rates, the Greek debt crisis, etc. – it’s easy to ignore the big picture.
By Lawrence Meyers | Jun 25, 2015
The fiscal third-quarter Monsanto earnings report reveals two big thorns in the company’s side: commodity prices and currency exchange rates.
By Stephen Mauzy | Jun 17, 2015
The best commodities stock in the world generated $63.2 billion in trailing 12-month revenue from mining, drilling and fracking operations.
By Jay Taylor | Jun 9, 2015
Google co-founder Sergey Brin is backing a laboratory burger project. In just two years the cost of producing one burger has dropped from $325,000 to $11.
By Stephen Mauzy | May 6, 2015
Being value oriented, I like the opportunities that low commodity prices and a high dollar value present.
By Stephen Mauzy | May 1, 2015
There will always be a market for commodities. Commodities are the building blocks of everything, because everything originates from the earth.
By Rick Pendergraft | Feb 27, 2015
Gold, gold mining and silver are turning up on my bullish list, and Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF is showing a standout pattern.
By Greg Sushinsky | Jan 23, 2015
China's slowing economic growth affects the global economy, especially in commodities. Investors should stay focused on U.S. stocks.
By Andy Crowder | Aug 6, 2014
The hockey-loving, continent hog from directly above the U.S. has been quietly thriving for the last few decades. That’s right, Canada. As a Vermonter, I have the privilege of being border buddies with our brothers above. It gives me access to an array of beautiful cities and some of the most spectacular terrain the world [...]
By Andy Crowder | Jul 16, 2014
Time heals all wounds. Nuclear energy is back in vogue less than four years since the Fukushima power-plant disaster. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has loosened the country’s post-tsunami stance against nuclear energy, saying he would be open to having new nuclear reactors built. The Japanese government had previously vowed to shut down the country’s 50 [...]