The PDAC Trade Show and the PDAC Investors Exchange is a “must attend” annual event. Over 30,000 industry reps attend. International delegates from 126 countries. Over 600 exhibitors including junior exploration companies, major mining companies, mid-sized producers, prospectors and stock exchanges.
Henning: Musings of a Stock Market Curmudgeon
They, They, They
By Thomas Henning
The Potomac River’s tower of babble has increased the flood of moral and intellectually degenerate offal to overflowing levels as the international bond markets have broken down, driving up interest rates, accentuating the pressure on the already insolvent banking and financial system.
Gold: This bull market has just begun. Gold shares poised to rise further and are set to continue outperforming gold this year and next says the Aden Forecast. Investing in mining companies using the JOBS Act. Leading analysts give their predictions for the average price and range for the year ahead for Gold and Silver and what factors may affect their price.
Gold & Silver Forecast 2014: Over 25 of the world’s leading analysts give their predictions for the average price and range (low and high price) for the year ahead for gold and silver, and what factors are likely to affect their price. The analysts discuss ETFs, how a stronger U.S. dollar and minimal inflation might impact gold sales, Gold and Silver’s supply/demand fundamentals, U.S. monetary policy and markets’ anticipation of it remains key to gold.
Classic Gold Scams and How to Avoid Getting Ripped
It’s Official: the Internet Killed Traditional
China’s Green Awakening
Short-Term Trends Can Have Long-Term
Cash in on the Next Big
How to Read A 10-K Report
Don’t Look for Tax-Time Help From the
“My Property Taxes Are Too
Last-Minute First-Quarter Save: Five Tactics to Help You Snatch Record Profits
from the Jaws of Defeat
Barrick CEO Says Gold May Rise Close to $2,000 in 2
Non-Brokered Private Placement To Raise Up To $10,000,000, Concurrent Shares
For Debt Settlement and Extension of $15 Million Gold Loan Facility Working
Atna Increases Reward Gold Resource
Coral Enters Into Option And Joint Venture Agreement And Private Placement Of
$705,000 With Barrick
Hecla Declares Stock Dividends
Hecla Reports Fourth Quarter and 2013 Financial Results
The Montanore Project Moves Forward; Final Draft Biological Opinions
Merrex Gold – Siribaya Gold Project Joint Venture 2014 Exploration
This Bull Market Could Lead to Trouble Around the
Funds Underperform, But Hedge Fund Kings Rake In
The 25 Highest-Earning Hedge Fund Managers And Traders
Equity Funding Portal
PennStarter Launched, and Begins Advertising Private Placements Under the JOBS
Silver Looking Range-Bound For 2014: SilverCrest
Heads or Tails for Bitcoin in 2014?
Given the recent market turmoil, what should investors make of the Bitcoin phenomenon? Bitcoin, the fledgling digital currency, may offer a hidden world in which criminals can play. And these new kinds of bitcrime may someday massively disrupt and undermine the financial system. Issues remain for Bitcoin.
Do You Live in Fear of an IRS Audit?
5 Red Flags to Avoid on Your Return
Lowering your IRS profile will help minimize your chances of being audited. Here are five ways to help you stay off the audit list.
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Being Street Smart
The Economic Outlook Is About More Than Just Jobs.
Sy Harding, Street Smart Report: The Labor Department’s employment report for January was the second straight monthly negative surprise in that area of the economy. As they did in reaction to December’s dismal jobs report, Wall Street analysts are blaming it on the weather. Perhaps they’re right. However…
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Back to the Polls
James Stack, InvesTech Research: 2014 is a mid-term election year. In the 4-year Presidential Election cycle, the Presidential Election year has historically been one of relative stability and generally positive outcome for the stock market. However, mid-term election years are anything but stable.
Taking the Plunge Early
Bob Parisi was determined to retire while he was still healthy enough to enjoy it. How did the Parisis manage to retire early and send three kids to college?
Fast Fixes for Money Mishaps
Act quickly to minimize the financial damage. Your income tax bill is way more than you expected, and you can’t come up with the money by April 15.
Make Your Nest Egg Tax-Efficient
When calculating living expenses in retirement, many preretirees forget to include taxes. That’s a big mistake because when it comes time to tap your tax-deferred accounts, your withdrawals will be taxed as ordinary income, which means the money is taxed at your top tax bracket.
What We Learned From the Bear/Bull Market
Looking back five years since the stock market bottomed out, you could glean a lesson or two from the stock market's plunge and subsequent recovery. Diversification works.
“Accumulation time for gold and many of the gold mining stocks”
K.C. Grainger: “Keep in mind what Napoleon Bonaparte once said: “Never interfere with an enemy when he is making a mistake.” So if some investors are dumping a stock(s) that your analysis suggests is undervalued, keep quiet and accumulate.
The Uncle Sam Savings Plan:
Why Taxes Are Your
Biggest Expense and How to Get Them Under Control
Most of us assume that our mortgage or rent, student loans, or child care costs eat up the majority of our income, but the truth might surprise you. Our biggest expense? Taxes, says John Vento. He offers tips on ways to save when the taxman cometh.
Start It Up: Five Surprisingly Great Times to Launch Your Business
Many people want to start their own businesses, but feel that “it’s just not the right time.” Sean C. Castrina explains why five common excuses should actually be used as motivation to become your own boss.
Bull & Bear's MONETARY DIGEST
The world’s most successful investment experts, analysts, money managers give their Top Stocks Picks – Small- Mid-Caps, Oil & Gas Stocks, Large Company Mutual Funds, Market Seasonalities, Gold & Silver Trends, Gold Stocks.
Railroad Stocks Roll Into 2014: Chad Fraser, InvestingDaily.com: 2013 was a strong year for railroad stocks: the iShares Transportation ETF (NYSE: IYT), about the closest you can get to a gauge for the industry (roughly 30% of the fund’s portfolio is devoted to railway operators) gained 39% during the year. That’s miles ahead of the Dow Jones Industrials (up 26%) and the S&P 500 (up 29%).
Protect Your Assets in 2014: Litigation is America’s fastest growing business because plaintiffs have everything to gain and nothing but a few hours’ time to lose. A leading attorney specializing in asset protection suggests taking these steps immediately to safeguard your assets so you don’t lose everything..
Year-End Bounce Candidates: Every year we see certain stocks get pushed down by artificial selling pressure. That pressure is removed after year-end, often causing those stocks to pop up nicely and suddenly become investor darlings – at least for a while. George Putnam, The Turnaround Letter, identifies 10 year-end bounce stocks..
Investment Newsletter Digest: Buy/Sell advice from the world’s topperforming
market timers. Investment experts reveal which stocks to buy now for BIG gains in 2014. Top analysts, newsletter editors and portfolio managers give their views on Oil & Gas Stocks, Small-Mid Caps, Utilities, Tech Stocks, Gold & Silver, Market Seasonalities, Domestic and International Stock Markets.
Profiled Companies:DTS8 Coffee Co. Batero Gold and U.S. Silver & Gold
Investment Seminars: Vancouver Investment Conference, Jan 19-20, World MoneyShow Orlando, Jan. 29-Feb. 1, and PDAC, March 2-5.
Are Angel Investors the New Disruptors?
It’s easy to misunderstand how angel investors work and what they want. Ilya Strebulaev, an associate professor of finance at Stanford Graduate School of Business, gives seven basic insights to better understand angel investors.
Analysts project long-term growth of 37% for Geospace Technologies
Since 1980, Geospace Technologies has been developing products for seismic data acquisition as a part of the oil and gas industry's global search for more energy reserves. Recently, Geospace Technologies has successfully…
Bull & Bear Featured Company:
DTS8 Coffee Company, Ltd.
Shanghai waking up to the smell and taste of “DTS8 Coffee”; DTS8 Coffee Co. Ltd. now licensed to roast and sell “Don Manuel” brand premium Colombian coffee in China Market...READ MORE
Investor Beware: What The New Jobs Act Means To You
The Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act (better known as the JOBS Act of 2012) makes possible a mouthwatering variety of new investment options. But, says Chicago securities lawyer Andrew Stoltmann, the new law also creates “a disaster waiting to happen.”
Are You Penny-Pinching Yourself Out of Business?:
Five Expenses You Should Never, Ever Skimp On
If you’re a small business owner, it’s probably a vast understatement to say that you don’t have money to burn. But according to Sean C. Castrina, there are some areas in which it doesn’t pay to cut costs. Here, he outlines five areas in which you should never be cheap.
Is Your Company Posting without a Plan?
Eleven Essential Components of a Successful Social Media Strategy
Most businesses need a structured road map to create and manage successful social media programs. Here are eleven essential components your company’s social media strategy should include.
Lies Technology Tells: Five Unrealistic Expectations We Have
of Our “Smart”phones and Other Devices (and How to Get Back to Reality)
Our smartphones, tablets, and other devices are technological marvels, but unfortunately, they’ve diverted our attention away from what people can accomplish in conversations. Geoffrey Tumlin shares five unrealistic expectations we have for how our digital devices boost communication and provides advice to help us improve our communication with each other.
Attack of the Idea Killers:
Six Personality Types That Can Sabotage Your
Company’s Best Thinking (and How to Deal with Them)
Group brainstorming is a collaborative idea generation process that (theoretically) gets great results. Yet it takes only a couple of bad seeds to turn these sessions into unpleasant and unproductive nightmares.
Tax Changes for 2014
Tax Attorney Discusses How to Plan for Impending Changes. There are a plethora of changes slated to take effect in 2014 that if not properly prepared for, can have a negative impact on the pocketbook.
Keep Feeding Your Nest Egg
You’d think that at age 65 you could stop worrying about building your retirement stash and focus on preserving it. But with today’s longer life expectancies, you need to keep the growth engine running.
Can Anyone Become a Millionaire?
Research Says ‘Yes;’ Expert Shares 4 Tips to Take You There No Matter What Your Income
Ten Common Pitfalls Executors and Administrators Should Avoid
Settling an estate and administering a trust can be complicated, messy, and time-consuming for individuals named as executors or trustees. Many executors and trustees have no previous experience with these matters, causing them to unwittingly commit costly errors. Here are ten pitfalls to avoid.
Lean In or Get Out: 11 Tips for Using Your Expertise to Create a Wickedly Successful Business
If you can’t lean in, get out? That’s what Vickie Milazzo recommends. She says women who are unhappy trudging up the corporate ladder should start their own businesses. She provides advice on how to use everything you’re really good at to bust out of the corporate world and start your own wickedly successful business.
Your Child Can Retire with Millions!
Vita Nelson, The MoneyPaper: Children can grow very rich – very easily – because they have TIME on their side. Time is an investor’s greatest ally. It is the key element in the power of compounding, and combined with investments in the stock market (where the average annual return has been nearly 11% since 1926), the results can seem like magic. Here is a 20-stock DRIP portfolio made up of stocks we like for long-term accumulation.
Bull & Bear Featured Company:
Puma Exploration --
Puma Exploration Discovers New High-Grade Silver-Gold Lens Using New Geological Model; Exploring Large Silver, Copper and Gold Projects in New Brunswick and Manitoba...
No Money, No Problem:
Eleven Tips for a Start-up
Business with Very Little Cash (and a Great Idea)
Many entrepreneurs kick off their ventures on a budget so lean it’s beyond shoestring; it’s dental floss! That’s especially true in an era where credit is almost impossible to come by. Michael Houlihan, one of the founders of Barefoot Wine, explains how to get the biggest possible bang out of very few start-up bucks.
9 Major Retirement Planning Mistakes to Avoid
Much has been written about the classic financial mistakes that plague start-ups, family businesses, corporations and charities. Aside from these blunders, there are also some classic financial missteps that plague retirees.
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Discover the Cosmos
From Confrontation to Calm: How to Ask Your Way
Through Ten of the Toughest Conversations You’ll Ever Have
Here are ten of the toughest, most awkward conversations you’ll ever have, and the powerful questions that will help manage them with ease.
Financial Advice for Newlyweds
People are waiting longer to get married. This means people also have time to accumulate more debt by the time they_tie the knot. Here's how to avoid financial stress.
Documents You Need When Disaster Strikes
Financial advisers say people who identify and prepare key documents long before calamity strikes can avoid unnecessary damage to their personal finances in the wake of a fire, flood, hurricane or other disaster. What you need...