What is the “the Holy Grail of breath testing” from Penny Stocks Guru? Will the company behind it quadruple your money?

“This $2 American company is threatening a massive Wall Street shakeup handing you the opportunity for… 403% Gains In 3 Months“ Who can resist that pitch, right? The ad comes from Manny Backus for his Penny Stocks Guru service, which has been promoted in the past as a way to buy “safe penny stocks.” An […]

Backus’ “One Stock You Need to Buy Today”

Manny Backus has perked up some ears around Gumshoedom this week with his widely-emailed pitch for Triple Digit Returns (his $300 newsletter) that there’s “One stock you need to buy today” … followed up with an ad whose headline is “Buy, Buy, Buy.” As usual, not a lot of subtlety or nuance here. But, well, […]

“How to Buck America’s $23.5 Billion Biometrics Mega Trend for 850% Gains”

This teaser pitch is from Manny Backus, who is promoting a new(ish) service called Triple Digit Returns — which looks like it’s a weekly advisory that recommends a different stock each week for 100%+ potential gains. This ad has been circulating since early in the year, and continues to drive questions to our inbox today […]

Halfway Through the Year … How are the Teasers Doing?

Now that we’re putting June to bed, I thought I’d take just a minute to check on the stocks we’ve revealed over the first half of 2013 and see what’s happening. As you probably know, we track the prices of each of the stocks we uncover from the hyped teaser promotions — almost all of […]

“The Niche Tech Dominator” and other “Top Stocks of 2013” From Consensus Picks

Manny Backus and the folks at Wealthpire have been promoting a service they call Consensus Picks, which they say lets them zero in on the top picks of 800 top trading services and choose the best ones — those that are picked by several services and that they select as the best of that bunch. […]

Consensus Picks

Recommends Investments that they say are picks of multiple other newsletters a d trading services.

“New York Biotech Stock To Soar 997% As Stem Cell Market Explodes In 2012”

We’ve seen folks ask about Manny Backus services before — he’s published a few different alert services and newsletters in the past, most of them focused, as far as I can tell, on short-term trading. We haven’t written about any of them before because he hasn’t actually teased anything very specific in terms of a […]