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September 10, 2020

Mass Exodus: Unemployment, High Rent, Evictions Cause Urban Flight

One of the greatest parts of all the different types of jobs I’ve held – from musician, to teacher, to natural resource analyst, to financial analyst […]
September 8, 2020

Fake News: Don’t Let the Headlines Fool You, China Trade Data is Bad

I’m not going to lie… working in the financial industry these past five years has been exhausting. And frankly, the last five months have been doubly […]
September 5, 2020

The Fed, Modern Monetary Theory and the Impact on the US Dollar

In normal times, businesses that need capital offer a reasonable rate of return to individuals or businesses who have capital. For example, a mining company might […]
September 4, 2020

Robber Barons: Big Tech’s “New Gilded Age” Monopolies Hit a Wall

The late 19th century was one of the fastest developing periods in the history of the world… particularly so in the United States. During the lead-up […]
September 1, 2020

Aggressive China Showing Signs of ADD… Agriculture Deficit Disorder

For most of us in 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic abruptly forced a merger of home and office. And surprisingly, it was reasonably successful… so much so […]
August 28, 2020

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 […]
August 27, 2020

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 […]
August 25, 2020

Back to Back: Hurricane Laura Bears Down on Gulf Coast

It seems like just yesterday I was battening down the hatches in my garden as Tropical Storm Isaias barreled its way up the East Coast. But […]
August 21, 2020

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 […]