9 oil price forecasts during Trump presidency

We’re on a roll when it comes to accurately predicting major geopolitical events and their impact on oil prices. In our article titled Takeover of Oil by Militias” published in 2012, we successfully anticipated that Islamic militants (ISIS) would use oil revenues to fund the formation of their own theocracy. In 2013, in our article […]

Russian gas pipelines and hacking the elections

Russia has been in the news lately, amid allegations that it “hacked the vote”. Yes, the very ‘vote’ that granted ascendancy to Trump as the 45th president of America. What a day January 20 is going to be, so! Many believe that Russia with a volatile, if not belligerent, President aided Trump in no mean […]

Effects of massive pipelines on oil prices

Decidedly, 2017 will be the year of pipelines. Let’s draw a parallel with the internet if we should. This article comes to your computer reliably through a series of pipes that did not exist 20 years ago. In many aspects, today’s oil delivery infrastructure is still like the internet of two decades ago trickling over […]

Oil prices gyrate amid geopolitical concerns

Well, only three months into the year and so far 3 of our 9 initial predictions for 2017 have already unraveled and the rest are in the process of doing so. keystone pipeline is happening oil prices remain in the $50 range major new pipelines are being built to corner the European energy market Oil […]

Shale producers won OPEC's oil price war

Some wars are fought on the sidelines. They too are full of ideas, intrigue and bravado. Some backfire thoroughly. The Saudis took a brunt of it in their war with shale. In the US, after the peak oil production of early seventies, the oil industry went into a limbo. It even looked like the US […]

Stockman: Horrendous Storm to Hit Stocks

This post Stockman: Horrendous Storm to Hit Stocks appeared first on Daily Reckoning. [Urgent Note: David Stockman warns that the nation’s future and a massive debt ceiling hangs in the balance as Wall Street stocks carry on. The economist is on a mission to send his new book TRUMPED! A Nation on the Brink of Ruin… and […]

Peter Hambro ousted from his gold mining company Petropavlovsk

Peter Hambro – source Proactive Investors By Barbara Lewis LONDON, June 22 (Reuters) – Shareholders voted for four new board members at Russian-focused gold miner Petropavlovsk on Thursday, ousting Peter Hambro who has run the company since he founded it in 1994. Rebel shareholders, holding around 40 percent of the company, backed nominees to replace […]

Huge Wealth Potential With “Healing Waters”

This post Huge Wealth Potential With “Healing Waters” appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The idea of water as a holy substance with healing properties is a recurring theme in world history. The founder of Christianity is said to have begun his mission after baptism in the same Jordan River. And to this day, water is […]

Keys to Success from Bogle, Buffett and Others

In a recent Forbes article, Validea CEO John Reese shared seven keys to investing success from such legends as Warren Buffett, Joel Greenblatt, Jack Bogle and Peter Lynch. Here are some highlights: Time is your friend—take advantage of compounding returns. Impulse is your enemy—emotional investing decisions are a bad idea. Basic arithmetic works—be mindful of […]

Freeport Indonesia says giant copper mine running as normal despite strike

JAKARTA, June 22 (Reuters) – Operations at the world’s No.2 copper mine in Indonesia are “running as normal”, a spokesman for the local unit of Freeport-McMoRan Inc said, despite thousands of workers extending a strike for another month. Riza Pratama said in a text message on Thursday that “around 25,000 workers and contractors” continued to […]

Bulls and Bears Both Gaining Ground

The continued climb in global stocks this year is being accompanied by rallies in safe-haven assets such as gold and bonds, according to a recent Bloomberg article. “There are plenty of reasons being cautious is paying off,” the article says, such as “politics in Washington is fractured, tension on the Korean peninsula is rising and […]

Amazon, Gold and Economic Collapse – Rory Hall/Dave Kranzler

June 22, 2017 After taking a few weeks off – we’re baaaacccckkkkk!! Editor’s Note – During the show it is stated that German based Lidl owns Trader Joe’s – it is actually Aldi that owns Trader Joe’s. Shadow of Truth returns to the airwaves with the latest updates on Amazon purchasing Whole Foods and how […]

Get Ready for ‘QT1’: A First Look at the Federal Reserve’s Hidden Policy

This post Get Ready for ‘QT1’: A First Look at the Federal Reserve’s Hidden Policy appeared first on Daily Reckoning. [Ed. Note: Jim Rickards’ latest New York Times bestseller, The Road to Ruin: The Global Elites’ Secret Plan for the Next Financial Crisis, is out now. Learn how to get your free copy – HERE. […]

Bond Yields, Inflation, and More

It all seems so reasonable.  US Treasury yields have fallen around 50 bp since the March rate hike.  Market-based measures of inflation, like the 10-year breakeven and the five-year/five yearsforward, have fallen around 35 bp over the same period.  That is to say that the decline in market-based measures of inflation expectations can account for […]

Anti-Gold Propaganda Flares Up – Dave Kranzler

June 22, 2017 Predictably, after the gold price has been pushed down in the paper market by the western Central Banks – primarily the Federal Reserve – negative propaganda to outright fake news proliferates. The latest smear-job comes from London-based Capital Economics by way of Kitco.com. Some “analyst” – Simona Gambarini – with the job […]

The New Biotech Boom Begins NOW

This post The New Biotech Boom Begins NOW appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Biotech is blowing every other sector out of the water this week. The biotech sector tossed the flagging Nasdaq over its shoulders and carried it to impressive gains yesterday. Meanwhile, the Dow and S&P 500 finished the day in the red. In […]