Sometime in 2021 the world will likely be in a synchronous economic upturn. The market, as is its nature, isn’t waiting to see the recovery. Markets are forward looking and they anticipate events. Hence the recent gains in stocks and the outlook for more gains ahead.
Counter-intuitive trends are unfolding in the world’s economy. Despite economic news that is likely the most dire in our lifetimes, commodity prices are staging a spectacular rally.
Renewable energies represent an increasingly important investment theme. Many of the biggest market winners these days are directly leveraged to renewables.
Over the past 20 years, gold has been the top-performing asset, far outstripping stocks and bonds. Looking just at this past year, gold has continued to handily outperform the S&P 500. And most pertinent of all is that you can expect gold to be the biggest winner over the next 20 years.
"Sustainability is the only path to conquering two looming existential threats: climate change and commodity scarcities. Whether you focus on one or the other or both, they are at the heart of why sustainability is essential for the world to prosper."
At our investment service The Complete Investor (TCI), we’re highly bullish on gold. But we also think silver is poised to make outsized gains. Indeed, the “white metal” could even pull ahead of its yellow-hued cousin. This makes our favorite...
Economists generally believe that the worldwide recession of 2020 will be followed by a sharp recovery in 2021, with the world more or less picking up from where it left off prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. I agree with part...
Here’s a quick thought exercise. Roll back the clock to the start of January 2020 before the COVID-19 outbreak started to affect the stock market. Then go back 20 years to the century’s start and pick just one asset...
Stephen Leeb, PhD is the chief investment strategist of The Complete Investor and Real World Investing. I first started working with Steve in 1990. It was a different world back then, when American troops were fighting in Iraq, the top-rated show on television...
By JOHN PERSINOS • March 15, 2019 • STOCKS TO WATCH This week’s Big Interview is truly big: I enjoyed the privilege of chatting one-on-one with Dr. Stephen Leeb. Stephen Leeb, Ph.D. is the chief investment strategist of The Complete Investor and Real World Investing. Dr. Leeb’s books have been notable for...
A new reserve currency is inevitable... the dollar-gold relationship is more critical now than ever.
Investors should prepare for both outcomes. Above all, that means owning gold. If the world chooses the wiser path, it will require massive amounts of commodities.
Are We Headed For Deflation Or Perhaps The Better Side of Inflation?
In my opinion, there will be some event that will happen soon that will cause the market to come down sharply. And when that happens, I think that will set the stage for what people are calling this ‘monetary reset’ where you have a new monetary system.
How many Financial Advisers tell you to have about 10% of your money in gold or commodities when, in fact, gold has been the best performing asset over the past 20 years.
IF GOLD STARTS FLYING, THE DOLLAR WILL START CRUMBLING AND IT WILL BE A WHOLE NEW BALLGAME!
IN THE FIRST 40 YEARS OF THE 21ST CENTURY, OWNING GOLD (BURYING IT IN YOUR BACKYARD OR BUYING AN ETF) OUTPERFORMED THE S&P 500 - WITH DIVIDENDS REINVESTED IT OUTPERFORMED THE S&P 500 FIVEFOLD. CASE CLOSED!
First, I will tell you briefly what you should NOT do in regard to Bitcoin- which is buy it.
You want to stay away from ETFs that are so-called twofold and threefold. If a particular group of stocks goes up- they go up twice as much. It seems very enticing- avoid it.