Topic Archives: Byron King

This is the intro from the ad we’re considering today: “Jim Rickards: Halfway to heaven, in a location with life-threatening temperatures, a little-known company is about to unleash… “‘God’s Gold’ “15 TIMES the concentration of the average global gold mine, this deposit contains arguably the highest-grade gold on the planet. “And one company trading for […]

Yesterday I started looking into the latest James Rickards ad, a gold-related spiel for his Strategic Investment newsletter, and today we’re going to close the loop on that and get a couple more names for you. The full article from yesterday is here, if you’re curious about this whole notion of “Reagan Gold” and the […]

We’ve looked at a lot of Jim Rickards ads over the past couple of years, most of which either promise rapid-fire profits from currency options or predict huge gains for gold and, perhaps, a return to gold-backed money… today’s pitch is another one of the latter, it’s an ad for Rickards’ Strategic Intelligence. The hook […]

Byron King is pitching another teensy weensy rare metals stock for his Energy & Scarcity Investor newsletter from Agora, only this time it’s not the rare earth metals but a really light metal that he calls the “Fourth Element.” Which brings to mind several of the periodic table-focused teasers of years past, though particularly the […]

Friday File articles, like “Idea of the Month” writeups, are generally password-protected for our paying members — this commentary was made available to all readers on October 7, 2011 but the content not been edited or revised since the original publication date. The author continues to not have any personal interest in the stocks mentioned […]

In all the time I’ve put in as your friendly neighborhood Stock Gumshoe, I think this might be the most-forwarded email ad I’ve seen yet. People are clearly intrigued by this teaser for the “slow volcano power” company … either that, or it’s the Gumshoe’s smoldering, soulful and sensuous eyes that make everyone think “volcano!” […]

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  • jim Rickards long winded diatribes on STRATEGIC INTELLIGENCE have become increasing unhinged as his demented president g...

  • Writing is very good. Both Rickards and King graduated from big time law schools, they have been trained to write convi...

  • Thanks Dwayne. Rickards doesn't actually pick stocks or trades, he does the "big picture" salesmanship and his co-edito...

  • Also agree. I take Richard's entry $49 Strategic Investments - for the financial environment information and hint of m...

  • Having bought and read all of Rickard's books and listening to his interviews and reading his posts regularly I find thi...

  • What one needs to keep in mind with all the different high priced newsletters published under Jim Richards name is that ...

  • I don't own it, but got an email last night from Byron King suggesting it's time to sell and take profits on NAK....

  • $UURAF Ucore...no position Ucore is a technology company that specializes in molecular recognition technology. They a...

  • Ucore $UURAF (USA otc, also on Toronto Venture Exchange) ...a competitor for metals extraction for CleanteQ....Revolut...

  • PVG is for real, which is more than I can say for most of the hucksters pushing pricey memberships that pick our pockets...

  • I subscribe to Rickard's entry level Strategic Intelligence ($50/year) and Byron King picks the mining stocks for that p...

  • For Rickards/King to be using such a well known and publicised miner as PVG as a tease makes me wonder why anyone would ...

  • Why would I subscribe to Byron King aka Jim Rickards, when almost every recco from Casey's International Speculator and ...

  • On a related note, Jim Rickards and Byron King are about to release their newest "Penny Stock" pick. From the tease I g...

  • As a Strategic Intelligence subscriber I can say for $50 a year it's worth the money. Nomi Prins and Byron King also co...

  • I haven't seen any ads that provide meaningful clues, though I suspect that most of his ideas are part of the universe o...

  • Porter S is indeed a relentless marketer, but so is Weiss, Casey and all the others. I have subscribed to his letter in ...

  • I could tell right from the start of the Byron King e-mail that this was nothing more than embarrassing example of anot...

  • I am reminded of a piece by Peter Schiff of Euro Pacific, for whom I have much more respect than Byron King. He was pro...

  • Re: Byron King and those who buy into all these conspiracy theories he and others exploit to make a buck "There's a suck...

  • A direct link to a report by Byron King is on this thread: http://www.stockgumshoe.com/2013/09/microblog-war-profiteeri...

  • Does GTI that is flogged by Byron King factor in for a graphite supplier?...

  • If you ever did some dd on juniors yourself, you know you can discard anything Byron King says. What I don't understand ...

  • Byron KIng makes the sleaziest carny at the county fair look respectable. He should have been banned from the newsletter...

  • I sat through the 50 minute video. old fool that I am, by Byron King out of curiosity and wish I hadn't. I had some hi...

  • Byron King IIRC wrote that Sprotts bullion Funds (?stored bulion, SPPP, NSVL) were taxed at 17%. I've tried to verify th...

  • This last "sales letter" by Byron King is the most blatant, desperate attempt at marketing chicanery I have seen in a lo...

  • Travis, I think your right on.I'm not a fan of Byron King at Agora, APDN game changer looking for a market, HRTPY no se...

  • I found what looks to be the report by doing a google search for "Black Budget Byron King". See link below. http://res...

  • Byron King results from multi-bagger, to deep-divots. Yet, ranked #2 in today's "Advisers Who Deliver Low-Anxiety Retur...

  • Like a few others here,I was offered a free trial of the service since I'm an Irregular. This isn't my first Oil/Gas new...

  • I thought we were going to read about a small oil company recommended by Outstanding Investments editor Byron King - - u...

  • That was Byron King. Same publisher, different focus....

  • Thank you for the seven names! Byron King also mentions four other stocks about drones and laser weapons. Hope you hav...

  • Yes, IBC did very bad, but I think they arrived at a turning point. Lockheed will test their technology for the F-35, a ...

  • Byron King rules "Outstanding Investments" for Agora. Several editors prior to King this newsletter's picks scored it a...

  • No question about the "Turkey" pick, and yes I will confess, I still hold 100 shares. Made out just fine with UNX when ...

  • Byron King is very interested in POET technologies. Does anybody has some feedback about POET technologies?...

  • Has anybody made any money from the newsletter Byron King asked people to join with stock tips he says makes 30, 40, 60....

  • Byron King maintains a high rating for his OI investment letter by keeping 12 year old picks in gold funds/stocks that w...

  • Alan, on the contrary Byron King has been on the graphene story for a long time. Personally I believe it may take somewh...

  • Byron King (Agora) has seemingly just discovered graphene and is pumping a north American graphite mine as well as a va...

  • I would have to respectfully disagree with Ventureshadow that John Myers replacements have been "spectacularly awful" th...

  • Travis, what is Byron King going off about?? He is over-the-top on this new investment theme. http://agorafinancial.com...

  • Yes it is a great resource but they don't have the financing to undertake this on their own according to Byron King. Th...

  • Byron King is an excellent analyst with a broad base of knowledge as a geologist so I am happy to have found this stock ...

  • A very credible source with extentive experience in the global Metals and Mining idustry has told me that Standtard Grap...

  • The company has changed tickers, but this appears to be the same Stans Energy that Byron King was touting well over a ye...

  • Byron King has been declaiming the special virtues of beryllium for several months. He advocated the utilization of ber ...

  • What attracted me last year was a description of how water fracking did not work well in Montenay shale (CA) due to tech...

  • The companies recommended by Byron King (Agora) are: Outstanding Investments: GTI Energy & Scarcity: FMS (!) NGC ...

  • Byron King of Agora is pitching graphite as well. Wonder if this is the same company?...

  • Byron King was teasing this one a while back, just FYI: http://stockgumshoe.com/reviews/energy-and-scarcity-investor/new...

  • I agree with all of you. However, Byron King is no fraud. He writes the newsletter "Outstanding Investments" w...

  • We certainly weren't promoting Stans Energy, though it was being touted by Byron King over the Winter -- my last co...

  • Stans Energy HRE.TO i believe being touted by Byron King very recently, is a package complex of a mine ,plant and logis...

  • Byron King from Andora thinks pretty highly of it. He has been touting it in his solicitations. He also talked positiv...

  • Can anyone help me out with the Byron King "Leviathan" play. I thought Travis covered it but can not find it. Tha...

  • Dear Travis: Byron King is teasing a tiny Canadian-traded stock that is "nearly a pure play on leviathan's poten...

  • I do not in any way condone misleading advertising and have complained bitterly to Agora over their tactics numerous tim...

  • new Byron King teasing stock is Focus Metal ht...

  • I too had not heard of Keith Schaeffer before and it would be interesting to know whether he is related to the Mike Scha...

  • Chris totally off on that one...Soros sold almost all his shares last year as company wasn't keeping to schedule......

  • Anybody interested in the Byron KIng ad campaign on rare earth? ...

  • Don't know those latter two, but Byron King has certainly teased UNX in the past and it has an appealing logic behi...

  • Changing the subject; What is Byron King teasing with 884 Million Goldmine of King Alexander? He says its a small Canadi...

  • is a Byron King Agora's Energy and scarcity suggestion , very good pick and newsletter , i have it ...

  • Remarkable newsletter with more speculative and risky stocks than the ones picked by Byron King for his OI (Agora) newsl...

  • Hi Gregg, this is UNX Energy (UNX in Canada), formerly known as Universal Power when Byron King started teasing it at th...

  • Make that Byron King! sorry for the confusion. It is off the coast of Namibia I believe...

  • Byron King is pushing Canadian company: Universal Power Corp (UPWRF) for the huge "oil kitchen" in Namibia rig...

  • Not sure where to post a question about a current tease out there. I thought would post it here. Has anyone heard the ...

  • I've been an Agora reader for 5 years, yet never put a toe into anything they have recommended. These ads are why I...

  • Universal Power (UNX/UPWRF) has some prospective blocks offshore Namibia as well. Byron King has been on about this one ...

  • In his article about the oncoming horrible predicted war in the middle east, and in order to stir the fear inward reader...

  • I stumbled accross this newsletter in 2003 and was very enthused with the theories of its editor - John Myers. Specifica...

  • Lukester, Interesting "screed." But .... Kevin Kerr no longer is with Outstanding Investments and hasn't been for som...

  • OI subscriber here . . . on King's recommendation and research, I bought into Hecla at just over $3. Today's high (so fa...

  • Outstanding Investments Byron King Picked the beleaguered oils early this decade. Superior performance....

  • Travis, it was Justice Litle who preceeded Byron King, Kevin Kerr only covered commodity options....

  • In response to Monnie's question, Byron King is touting not ONE junior gold mining stock but a total of 8 related to the...

  • Does anyone knpw which junior gold mining stock Byron King is touting now,, the one that will make us all "miserable ric...

  • I was very speculative about this stock when I received an email from Byron King a year or so ago, so I did not buy into...

  • Energy & Scarcity Investor - Agora Byron King Byron's strange picks without regard to technical analysis. Returns ...

  • I subscribed to OI back in 2007 and I noted that most of the stock picks which had made good money had been around for a...

  • I bought Hecla at 1,, rode it up to 13 and sold, then read that OI recommended to buy it up to 15, will double to 30 in ...

  • Wanted to know if the stock gumshoe had any info on the "outstanding investments" newsletter from Byron King, got a teas...

  • Just FYI for all those who have inquired about Outstaning Investments: Marketwatch ran a story about Kevin Kerr, Byron ...

  • I have a lifetime subscription to Agora financial's products, and I am very happy with them, esp. those of Chris Mayer, ...

  • Yes Agora is big and wealthy, and Byron King is one of their best editors. However they are all under pressure to gene...

  • Didn't Byron King say that divx was going to rule San Diego last year when the stock was at $23.00!What is it now $6.00!...

  • Great work Gumshoe! You really know your stuff. But I did want to reply to Andy Reaume and Bill's remark on Agora. ...

  • This following is WGPMFOutstanding InvestmentsNov. 9, 2007New “Slow Volcano” Energy Mandate ...

  • The following is WGPWFOutstanding InvestmentsNov. 9, 2007New “Slow Volcano” Energy Mandate ...

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