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Frank Holmes is the CEO and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors. Mr. Holmes purchased a controlling interest in U.S. Global Investors in 1989 and became the firm’s chief investment officer in 1999. In 2006, Mr. Holmes was selected mining fund manager of the year by ... more

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Gold Glimmers As The Pool Of Negative-Yielding Debt Surges
In the case of Japanese bonds right now, investors are actually paying the government—and that’s before you factor in inflation.
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Gold Miners Are Finally Making Some Interesting Capital Investments
Rather than continuing to duke it out in the capital markets, Barrick and Newmont Mining will be entering into a joint venture in Nevada. As a standalone company, the Nevada complex will be the world’s single-largest gold producing operations.
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Can The Bull Market Run For Another 10 Years?
The current stock bull market, already the longest in U.S. history, turns 10 years old this month. It’s been a phenomenally profitable time to participate, especially if you’ve stuck to an investment strategy that favors dividend-paying stocks.
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Would You Do This To Pay Zero Income Taxes For Life?
The “Family Protection Action Plan” was unveiled last week by Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán. Among its incentives is a waiver on personal income taxes for life for married women who give birth to and raise four or more children.
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Will 2019 Be The Year Of King Copper?
In 2018 global demand for copper was 23.6 million tons, and by 2027, it’s projected to reach just under 30 million tons - an average annual growth rate of about 2.6%.
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Gold Love Trade Could Set New Valentine’s Spending Record
Consumers are set to spend more than $20 billion on Valentine’s gifts, thanks in part to a surge in gold jewelry demand. The increase in spending can largely be attributed to the Love Trade, which is about gold’s timeless role as a treasured gift.
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AAPL Apple Inc.
ANGL Mkt Vector ETF Shs Market Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF
BAB PowerShares Build America Bond Portfolio
BLV Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF
FB Facebook Inc
GOOG Alphabet Inc. (Google)
MSFT Microsoft Corporation
TWTR Twitter Inc
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AI Will Add $15 Trillion To The World Economy By 2030
Artificial intelligence (AI) contributed a whopping $2 trillion to global GDP last year. By 2030, it could be as much as $15.7 trillion. Not every industry and sector will be affected equally, but none will go untouched.
This AI Company Is The Future Of Gold Exploration
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Will The China Bulls Turn Out For The Year Of The Pig?
This week marks the start of China’s Spring Festival, during which an estimated 3 billion trips will be made using the country’s massive transportation network of roads and rail. What does this mean for investors?
Gold Has Beaten The Market Over Multiple Time Periods
With stocks down, gold’s outperformance shouldn’t come as a shock, as the two historically have an inverse relationship. What might be surprising is the yellow metal has beaten the S&P 500 for the century so far – returning 345.39% versus 70.62%.
Christmas Comes Early For This Precious Metals Streaming Company
Gold mining investors and Canadian capital markets received an early Christmas gift last Friday. Wheaton Precious Metals, one of the largest precious metals streaming companies in the world, reached a settlement with the Canadian Revenue Agency.
The Yield Curve Just Inverted For The First Time In Years. Time To Reconsider Risk?
One of the most reliable indicators of an economic slowdown just flashed a warning sign this week. On Monday, the yield curve between the 5-year Treasury yield and 3-year Treasury yield inverted, or turned negative, for the first time since 2007.
This Holiday Season, Make It Silver And Gold
Yesterday marked the beginning of Hanukkah. This holiday season as you’re shopping for gifts for loved ones, consider gifting gold or silver coins, which hold their value and last forever.
Talking Tech With Pulitzer Prize Nominee Michael Robinson
Michael Robinson, chief technology strategist of Money Map Press, is a lot of things: devoted son and father, technologist, avid skier and gun enthusiast, accomplished blues guitarist, Pulitzer Prize nominee.

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