The Truth Behind the Dangerous "Helicopter Money" Delusion
Seeking out major trends and power shifts in the global economy is a part of my work that I enjoy most.
It's a lot of work, and needless to say, it involves constant research.
That's why a piece I recently read in Foreign Affairs absolutely shocked me…
The piece is a bit revolutionary, as its authors speak to a drastically different way of stimulating an ailing economy than the path we're on today.Full story...
Four Oil Stocks to Buy to Play the Permian Basin Oil Boom
They called the Permian Basin the mother of all busts and buried it three decades ago – but they couldn't have been more wrong. Today, 27% of all of the oil rigs in the United States are currently operating in the Permian Basin.The best oil stocks to buy to play the Permian are the smaller companies that exclusively or primarily depend on the Permian for their profits - like these four...
Our New Best Stocks to Buy List Includes 10 Wise Dividend Plays for 2015
Best stocks to buy for the week ending Sept. 12, 2014:Last week for Money Morning Members, we highlighted ten stocks – five of which are some of the best dividend stocks to own in 2015.
Four of our dividend plays hedge against the Fed's upcoming interest rate hike. Plus we have an auto sector pick from China, three biotech penny stocks, and more in our newest list of the best stocks to buy now…Full Story
Two of the Best Biotech Stocks to Buy Now
Since April 11, Gilead Sciences (Nasdaq: GILD) has scored peak gains of a 74.2% – or more than 175% annualized gains.
Some investors don't want to risk it all during a sell-off – but they still want to take advantage of the growth biotech stocks offer.Here are two biotech stocks to buy – one appeals to risk takers and one to investors who favor a more conservative approach – and both offer plenty of upside potential…
Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) Leads This Week's 7 Upcoming IPOs
The Alibaba IPO is not only the biggest of this week's upcoming IPOs, it could be the largest IPO ever.
It's the largest e-commerce company in the world's largest e-commerce market. And according to a new report today, the Alibaba IPO price is expected to reach as high as $70 per share.
But it's not the only IPO this week. Here's the full story behind the Alibaba IPO, and the rest of this week's seven upcoming IPOs…But it's not the only IPO this week. Here's the full story behind the Alibaba IPO, and the rest of this week's seven upcoming IPOs...
Silver Futures Will Soon Pull Prices Out of Recent Slump
Last week was punishing for silver prices once again, as the silver futures market sent out bearish signals and the white metal fell below its lowest levels on the year.
But if you've followed the silver futures markets this year you'd realize these current doldrums are only preceding a much more substantial rally.Here's why silver is gearing up for a rally, and why now it is a good time to jump in...
Stock Market Today Moving on BABA and AAPL Updates
Stock market today, Sept. 15, 2014: All three major U.S. stock markets were down Friday, while the S&P Volatility Index (VIX) soared more than 10% intraday. Economic concerns tied to the new round of sanctions against Russian oil and gas companies weighed heavily on oil stocks.
This week, investors will turn their attentions to the Fed Open Market Committee, which kicks off a meeting on Tuesday.Here's what else you should know to make your Monday profitable...
The Big Opportunity in the "Orbital Junkyard"
To say that I've been fascinated with space technology since I was a little kid is no exaggeration.
See, when I was in the first grade, I met none other than U.S. astronaut John Glenn, the first person to orbit Earth, and a man many will know about as an almost mythic figure in the book and movie The Right Stuff.
I got the honor of meeting America's hero because my dad, a Marine Corps officer, was escorting Glenn on a goodwill tour of our base.
Glenn would go on to become a distinguished U.S. senator and my dad later became the senior military editor of Aviation Week & Space Technology, the bible of the industry.
To this day, my dad and I still regularly discuss breakthroughs in military and space systems.Just like this one...