Weiss’ “My #1 Top-Ranked Stock in the World”

A good headline, right? That caught the attention of a LOT of Gumshoe readers over the last several days, following the flurry of ads that Martin Weiss began running for his Martin’s Ultimate Portfolio service in the middle of last week. So let’s try to figure out what his “#1 Top-Ranked Stock” is, shall we? […]

Can You Actually Earn “Royalties” From Amazon, Netflix and the Internet’s Top Retailers?

I’m wearing my “fix some technical screwups” hat today, so haven’t gotten a full new article written — but we have had a long line of questions about the misleading “Internet Royalties” teaser from The Wealth Advisory, so I’m going to re-share that one. My initial solution for this teaser pitch appeared at the tail […]

“One Device to End All Disease … And It Costs Less Than $50″

This article was originally published on August 13, 2013, around the time this teaser ad pitch was first circulated. The ad is still largely the same today and is circulating heavily again, and it is clearly still teasing the same company, so we’re just re-posting this article for all our newer readers who have questions… […]

September “Idea of the Month” Ready to Fly?

Today we’re due for our “Idea of the Month” pick — but I also should quickly let you know that I personally added some more to my Lancashire Holdings position this week when it tripped a buy order that had been in place for a while. I wrote more about Lancashire in my insurance-themed “idea […]

What’ the “Triple Play Red Bulletin” Tattoo Removal Stock from WSD Insider?

“As Ebola dominates the news, another epidemic quietly runs amok on U.S. soil. “It’s the proliferation of tattoos. “45 million Americans are ‘tatted,’ but nine million of them wish they weren’t. “Yet while they’d like nothing better than to remove their hated tattoos, they’re afraid of the pain and cost of conventional treatment. “That’s all […]

“Real Gasoline Without Oil” for 90% Returns?

This article originally appeared on July 17, 2014 around the time the teaser pitch from the Oxford Club folks started circulating. The ad is circulating heavily again and we’re getting a lot of questions about it, so we re-post it here for your information… the ad seems unchanged since we first saw it, and the […]

“Phase 2 of the Bakken Bonanza Is Underway”

Looking for a play on oil right now? No, no one else is either — but perhaps that means it’s a good time to take a little gander. Oil prices have been falling since June thanks to a glut of supply that’s been so substantial, with rapidly increasing US production and boosts from Libya and […]

Stephen Leeb’s “favorite stock for the rest of 2014″ in High Performance Computing

Dr. Stephen Leeb is teasing us about a “quantum leap” company in high performance computing — he says it’s his “favorite stock for the rest of 2014″ and that it is becoming a major force in the hot “big data” space as well. So what is “The Breakthrough High Performance Computing Company Being Kept ‘Top-Secret’ […]

Keith Kohl and the $1 “Petroplex” Stock

This article originally appeared on August 14, neither the article nor the ad I cover here have been updated or changed, but the ad is rolling again and generating questions from readers so we’re lifting it to the top of the page for you. —-from 8/14/14—– I didn’t look at this pitch right away, since […]