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My Favorite Income Stock Sector For A Corporate Tax Cut

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments
My Favorite Income Stock Sector For A Corporate Tax Cut

With a new tax cut plan due to be out in weeks, Tim Plaehn shares his favorite income stock sector that will benefit the most from lower taxes. The three companies shared in this article will be able to boost dividends by a large amount if the proposed tax cuts go through. If you can […]

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Gold’s Recent Bounce Is Temporary: The Trend Is Still Down In 2017 (And Beyond)

Gold’s Recent Bounce Is Temporary: The Trend Is Still Down In 2017 (And Beyond)

Twenty-two radio interviews for the new book, 10 of them live. At this point, my voice is tired. So are gold sellers. Gold peaked at $1,934 in September of 2011 – the last major commodity to peak in the 30-year cycle that first peaked in mid-2008. Silver peaked in late April 2011, after retesting its […]

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The 3 Best Sugar Stocks That Could Boom On Cheap Sweets

The 3 Best Sugar Stocks That Could Boom On Cheap Sweets

The commodities downturn sets up a sizable opportunity for sugar stocks In the world of commodities, crude oil gets the headlines and gold bullion gets the infomercials, but sugar is often left out in the cold. A prime example of this is the severe decline in sugar prices. Since the beginning of October, its market […]

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Should You Follow Rogers, Faber, And Schiff Into Commodities?

| August 30, 2013 | 0 Comments
Should You Follow Rogers, Faber, And Schiff Into Commodities?

After a dismal first half of the year, investors have been getting wary of commodities.  After all, at one point gold was down 28% on the year, silver was down 40%, and a slew of other hard assets performed as if they simply weren’t needed anymore. My how times have changed… In just a few […]

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Will Bernanke Pull Another Fast One On The Markets Today?

| July 17, 2013 | 0 Comments
Will Bernanke Pull Another Fast One On The Markets Today?

Ben Bernanke goes before Congress today for his annual testimony on the US economy.   Of course, investors will be examining every word, facial expression, hand gesture, etc. for clues concerning his quantitative easing plans. As you’re likely aware, recent talk about whether the Fed will or won’t taper bond purchases has kept commodity investors on […]

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Commodity Trading: Bernanke Yanks The Rug From Underneath The Markets

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments
Commodity Trading: Bernanke Yanks The Rug From Underneath The Markets

What a mess… Yesterday was a train wreck for commodities.  Trading screens were filled with red as investors reacted to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s Wednesday press conference.  Of course, not only were commodities sent sharply lower on Thursday, but equities followed suit with huge losses of their own.  The Dow sank 2.4%, while the S&P […]

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US Dollar Collapse: What Just Happened?

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments
US Dollar Collapse:  What Just Happened?

Currency markets went bonkers yesterday. What happened? Put simply- the US Dollar index imploded.   In fact, the greenback suffered its worst one-day loss of the year, giving up 1.28%. Take a look… What caused this intense bout of selling? It was actually due to a number of things.  But the selloff started when the European […]

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