The Iranian Rial has just suffered one of the most cataclysmic crashes in the recent history of the foreign exchange markets. It was off 25% last week, and has plummeted a mind-numbing 72% since the beginning of 2011. Watch out Zimbabwe!
The legendary chairman of Sprott Inc. says it's time for people to take matters into their own hands and that means pushing further and further into precious metals equities as well as physical gold and silver.
When communications between intelligence agencies suddenly spike, as has recently been the case, I sit up and take note. The word is that the despotic, authoritarian regime in Syria is on the verge of collapse, and is unlikely to survive.
Graphene offers remarkable possibilities. It also offers substantial profits for investors, but finding the right vehicle to catch the graphene wave will be a challenge – requiring both patience and close monitoring of companies that may benefit most as the new technologies evolve.
With so many moving variables in the rare earth space, how can investors evaluate investment opportunities? The head of research for Fundamental Research Corp. finds his top prospects by zeroing in on a specific material and tracking its growth drivers.
The world’s largest Muslim country offers a combination of a population with great demographics that is also a major energy and commodities exporter. The archipelago is the biggest country in Southeast Asia and a huge exporter of oil and LPG.
Dr. Michael Berry, publisher of Morning Notes and a former portfolio manager, and Chris Berry, founder of House Mountain Partners and Morning Notes co-author, discuss what early-stage mines close to home could be the first to bolster supply in US.