Chris Mayer’s “$4 LED Trend You Don’t Want to Miss”

I always like reading Chris Mayer’s stuff — he often presents at the Value Investing Congress, he seems to be an interesting and low-key guy in person, and the ideas that are pitched by his various newsletters at Agora often catch my eye. They don’t always work out, of course, but every once in a […]

“Trade Alert — Biopharma Firm Poised for an Upsurge” from Ben Benoy

I hadn’t ever heard of Ben Benoy or the new Biotech Intel Trader that’s being published by Harry Dent’s company, but a few folks asked about it yesterday so I thought you might like a quick little answer to their teaser pitch. And actually, it’ll be even quicker than usual… more on that in a […]

“The Easiest Investment to Make in the Oil Patch For The Next Twenty Years”

“Buy and Hold for 20 years” sounds like a dream come true for me — I don’t like trading in and out of stocks very often, I prefer to own good companies and watch them nicely compound for a long period of time (not that I don’t speculate on stuff from time to time for […]

“The Black Plague… the $100 Billion+ Coffee Industry Is in Mortal Danger”

This latest ad is really disturbing. I drink a lot of coffee. Not a moderate amount, but a lot. Hot, black, strong. I gleefully read all the articles about how coffee is a wonder food, and particularly liked the recent commentary from some folks that coffee now has such a positive impact on health for […]

December Idea of the Month: Close it Down

December is the time of year when most people (including me) think about selling, not buying. For those with taxable accounts, this is the opportunity to cut your tax bill a little bit by turning those paper losses into actual cash losses by selling stocks that have gone down. But that also creates some opportunity. […]

Jimmy Mengel’s “Delta-9″ — is it “One Drug to End All Pain — Naturally?”

“The Greatest Medical Breakthrough in 72 Years… “One Drug to End All Pain — Naturally “A new revolutionary drug called ‘Delta-9′ will send a small group of companies skyrocketing for life-altering gains… starting December 31, 2014. “The last time something like this happened 72 years ago… investors had the opportunity to turn every $1,000 into […]

What is “The President’s Private Stock Market” … really?

[This article was originally published on May 29, 2014, we're bumping it back to the top because a lot of readers have asked about it this week. The article below has not been updated or revised since first publication on 5/29/14] Gumshoe readers have been asking about the “President’s Private Stock Market” for quite a […]

Roadrunner Stocks: “Massive Profits from the Best Stock Under $6″

There are a lot lot lot of advisers throwing out “buy this one-time opportunity” in oil and energy stocks these days, since we all love to be contrarian and buy cheap, but after such a dramatic price drop in oil I’m taking a break from that topic for the day… I just don’t have a […]