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Rare-Earth Element Investing 101

The rare-earth elements (REEs) sector could become one of the most sought after, highly competitive marketplaces in the world. Why are REEs so important? Rare-Earth Elements provide the building blocks to produce the best magnets in the world. When you think magnets, you likely think of the one on your […]

Inflation Is Here — The Fed Just Doesn’t Know Where to Look

Early this morning when I sat down to write, I was resigned to talk about how the real economy is faring. I had some charts lined up to talk about mobility data, retail sales, imports, transportation, and how back to school plans are likely to fare. Spoiler alert – they’re […]

An Exclusive Interview with Mining’s Renaissance Man

It was 3am in the morning when mining’s Renaissance Man turned to his wife and told her to write down a reminder. The next morning, she said… “By the way, last night you told me to write down ‘buy silver mines’… so I’m also going to add this – that […]

Yellow Brick Road: The Path Back to the Gold Standard Leads Through China

After an elbow injury forced me to quit playing baseball in college, I unexpectedly found myself with a lot of extra time on my hands. Some of that time was spoken for. I had started to add in some advanced music classes to my heavy science course-load, and switched my […]

Blood Suckers: Banks’ Refusal to Lend Will Cause a Crisis

The day-to-day work of financial and industrial analysis involves a lot of digging through data. First, I have to locate a data source, which can take a long time and a lot of reading. Then, I need to the get familiar with the numbers – their overall quality, sources, and […]