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Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Sunset and Sunrise

Sunset and Sunrise

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Saturday, December 31, 2005 at 7:30am

Shortly after 7 pm last night, I walked along the dark sands of this semi-deserted, little-known beach on the coast of Brazil. To the west-southwest, a sharp cliff rises abruptly from the waves. And behind it ...

Larry Edelson - 2006 and $740 gold!

2006 and $740 gold!

by Larry Edelson | Friday, December 30, 2005 at 7:30am

For readers who have been following my forecasts this year, there wasn't very much that came as a surprise. But that doesn't mean it was boring. Far from it. The profit opportunities made it one of ...

Tony Sagami - Tech Stock Woes … Plus Two Bright Spots

Tech Stock Woes … Plus Two Bright Spots

by Tony Sagami | Thursday, December 29, 2005 at 7:30am

Larry will be back from a short vacation tomorrow. So this morning, I'm jumping in to alert you to continuing dangers in the tech world . along with two bright spots you should check out for 2006 ...

Sean Brodrick - Going For The Gold

Going For The Gold

by Sean Brodrick | Wednesday, December 28, 2005 at 7:30am

On December 18, I told you about three small-cap mining companies I was getting ready to recommend the following Tuesday: 1. A small-cap gold mine, 2. A company that drills for gold miners, and 3. a copper ...

Mike Larson - Big Money on the Move

Big Money on the Move

by Mike Larson | Tuesday, December 27, 2005 at 7:30am

While many investors are on vacation, big money is on the move. It's fleeing the jaws of what's likely to be the most traumatic corporate bankruptcy of modern times. It's rushing out of the U.S. dollar. And ...

Larry Edelson - Money and Patience

Money and Patience

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, December 22, 2005 at 7:30am

If you're like me, you're preparing for a nice long, holiday weekend. You're gathering up your family for some quality time, as Sharon and I did on a recent trip together. Plus, at the same time, you're ...

Tony Sagami - Tech Stocks on Thin Ice! New Housing Warnings!

Tech Stocks on Thin Ice! New Housing Warnings!

by Tony Sagami | Wednesday, December 21, 2005 at 7:30am

Tony Sagami here, writing from Montana. When I woke up this morning, the thermometer outside my kitchen window read minus 2 degrees. That's cold, but it warms my heart. Because at 34 degrees below the ...

Sean Brodrick - Elephant in the Oil Industry

Elephant in the Oil Industry

by Sean Brodrick | Tuesday, December 20, 2005 at 7:30am

There's an elephant in the oil industry, and the longer Wall Street ignores it, the easier it's going to be for savvy investors to make money. You've seen the record profits big oil companies have racked up ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Spenders versus Savers

Spenders versus Savers

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, December 19, 2005 at 7:30am

Consumer spending is the holy grail of the American economy, especially in the last two weeks of the holiday season. But the main reason we still have money to spend is because foreigners still have ...

Sean Brodrick - Dollar Falling! Buy-Out Frenzy in Gold Mines! PCs in Trouble

Dollar Falling! Buy-Out Frenzy in Gold Mines! PCs in Trouble

by Sean Brodrick | Friday, December 16, 2005 at 7:30am

The dollar's getting killed again! It's plunging against major currencies like the euro, the Japanese yen and the Swiss franc. Plus, it's even falling against the once-chronically-weak currencies ...

Larry Edelson - A Sneak Preview of 2006 and Beyond

A Sneak Preview of 2006 and Beyond

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, December 15, 2005 at 7:30am

Gold blasted right up to my $540 target this week, piercing it by a buck, to reach as high as $541. Now, it's pulled back to the $510 level. Next move: Expect gold to chop around a bit in this area before ...

Tony Sagami - Fed Falling Asleep! Gold Going Berserk! New DVDs Coming!

Fed Falling Asleep! Gold Going Berserk! New DVDs Coming!

by Tony Sagami | Wednesday, December 14, 2005 at 7:30am

Just as he's preparing to leave the scene, and just as a worldwide whirlwind is striking, Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan is falling deep asleep, abdicating his role as an inflation fighter. He has repeatedly ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Next Great Leap Forward

The Next Great Leap Forward

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, December 13, 2005 at 7:30am

Gold's surge yesterday busted the critical $540 barrier Larry has been alerting you to, and its retreat toward the end of the day does not alter the trend: Up. Oil, other natural resources, foreign ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Gold Shares Exploding Higher!

Gold Shares Exploding Higher!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, December 12, 2005 at 7:30am

History repeats itself in strange ways. Over 70 years ago, in the early 1930s, the shares of the world's leading gold mines were neglected, misunderstood and undervalued, much as they are today. Then, right ...

Tony Sagami - Extreme Hardships and Big Profits

Extreme Hardships and Big Profits

by Tony Sagami | Friday, December 9, 2005 at 7:30am

We've been waiting for a pullback in gold and silver to give new investors a chance to jump in. We knew one was coming. We just didn't know when. But now we do: It happened yesterday. Gold was down $13 ...

Larry Edelson - So Grossly Undervalued It's a Joke!

So Grossly Undervalued It's a Joke!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, December 8, 2005 at 7:30am

Gold surged to $518 yesterday, but it's still so grossly undervalued it's a joke. Let's say you owned an ounce of gold in 1980. And let's say you cashed it in at gold's peak of $850. You'd walk out of the ...

Mike Larson - Your Investments are Surging! Here's What To Do Now …

Your Investments are Surging! Here's What To Do Now …

by Mike Larson | Wednesday, December 7, 2005 at 7:30am

The investments we told you would benefit from inflation are soaring, and the investments we said would get hurt are either falling or about to turn down. This demonstrates, in the real world and in real ...

Sean Brodrick - The Silver Fox

The Silver Fox

by Sean Brodrick | Tuesday, December 6, 2005 at 7:30am

I was going to recommend a copper company yesterday. But there's a problem. So I decided to recommend two red-hot silver companies I've been tracking. More on the two silver companies in a moment. But first a ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - China Turning U.S. Upside Down

China Turning U.S. Upside Down

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, December 5, 2005 at 7:30am

In 1970, I was an undergraduate at New York University, studying Chinese history and language. I was totally immersed in the subject. I thought I understood it backwards and forwards. I was wrong. One ...

Larry Edelson - Copper Recommendation for Tomorrow!

Copper Recommendation for Tomorrow!

by Larry Edelson | Sunday, December 4, 2005 at 7:30am

The deadline on our next recommendation — aiming to turn a $2,000 investment into as much as $21,600 — is tonight at midnight. The recommendation is going out first thing tomorrow. So I decided to ...

Larry Edelson - 44-to-1 Leverage! Monday Morning!

44-to-1 Leverage! Monday Morning!

by Larry Edelson | Saturday, December 3, 2005 at 7:30am

What a week! Gold smashed through the $500 barrier like a speeding bullet through a paper wall. Silver leaped through three barriers in one fell swoop. And copper?! Wow! Look at copper go! It's running ...

Sean Brodrick - Funny-Looking Rocks You Should Never Throw Away

Funny-Looking Rocks You Should Never Throw Away

by Sean Brodrick | Friday, December 2, 2005 at 7:30am

Last week, while the fog still blanketed Vancouver like the Devil's own pajamas (cold and uncomfortable), I kept myself warm by running fast. I was on my way to visit a copper company, searching for a new ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Gold Hits My $500 Target! What Next?

Gold Hits My $500 Target! What Next?

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Thursday, December 1, 2005 at 7:30am

Before Larry tells you what's next for gold, let me jump in and give you some background. Four years ago, Larry Edelson, who had been mostly a gold bear, made a dramatic turnaround. He pounded on the table ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Many Symptoms of Inflation

The Many Symptoms of Inflation

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, November 30, 2005 at 7:30am

Inflation is a disease with many symptoms. It can manifest itself in the form of housing prices that go berserk ... like they have for the last few years. It can show up in the form of long-term interest ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Hidden Risks and Safe Havens

Hidden Risks and Safe Havens

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, November 29, 2005 at 7:30am

For the first time in nearly two decades, gold bullion reached $500 per ounce yesterday. Copper surged above $2 per pound, the highest ever. Platinum busted through the $1,000 barrier. Silver surged 22 ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Oil Services at New, All-Time Highs! Here's What's Next …

Oil Services at New, All-Time Highs! Here's What's Next …

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, November 28, 2005 at 7:30am

If the stock market had a personality, it would be evenly split between the positive forces on the bright side ... and the equally strong negative forces on the dark side. You have certain stocks in an ...

Larry Edelson - Urgent: 3 New Recos Tomorrow!

Urgent: 3 New Recos Tomorrow!

by Larry Edelson | Sunday, November 27, 2005 at 7:30am

The deadline on our 900% potential profit opportunity is tonight at midnight. That recommendation — plus two others — are going out first thing tomorrow morning. So I decided to wake up early this ...

Larry Edelson - There's No Place Like Home

There's No Place Like Home

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, November 24, 2005 at 7:30am

It's early morning, Thanksgiving day. I just got back from Bangkok after a 19-hour flight over Mongolia, Siberia and the North Pole. My wife and kids are sleeping peacefully. And this evening, I'll have both ...

Sean Brodrick - Gold Stocks Flying! Energy Stocks Following!

Gold Stocks Flying! Energy Stocks Following!

by Sean Brodrick | Wednesday, November 23, 2005 at 7:30am

Just in the last few days, gold stocks, which had suffered a modest correction, have taken off and are now flying high, making a beeline for their recent highs. Energy stocks, which were beaten down somewhat ...

Tony Sagami - Year-End Rally?

Year-End Rally?

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, November 22, 2005 at 7:30am

Tony Sagami here, with an update on what's driving the stock market rally and what you should do about it. As Martin pointed out last week, the S&P was recently able to regain its uptrend line. And now, it has ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Housing Bust Spreading!

Housing Bust Spreading!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, November 21, 2005 at 7:30am

Elisabeth, Anthony and I have our home in Palm Beach County, and we're worried. Nationwide, the number of permits to build new homes have just suffered the single biggest decline in any month since September ...

Sean Brodrick - Better than Gold!

Better than Gold!

by Sean Brodrick | Saturday, November 19, 2005 at 7:30am

Larry's off today, and he asked me to jump in to write to you this morning. I'm leaving for an urgent business trip early tomorrow, but with the gold market going berserk to the upside, this is not ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Gold at 18-year high! GM bankruptcy ahead!

Gold at 18-year high! GM bankruptcy ahead!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, November 18, 2005 at 7:30am

Gold is on fire — surging nearly $20 through Wednesday ... jumping another $8 yesterday ... catapulting to a new, 18-year high ... and making a beeline for our target of $540. Supplies of gold ...

Larry Edelson - Gold through the roof!

Gold through the roof!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, November 17, 2005 at 7:30am

Larry here, with an urgent alert on two key markets: Gold and the U.S. dollar. After a temporary lull, the dollar began surging again in late October and has staged a clean break-out to the upside in the ...

Sean Brodrick - More Inflation! Commodities Supercycle!

More Inflation! Commodities Supercycle!

by Sean Brodrick | Wednesday, November 16, 2005 at 7:30am

Yesterday morning, the U.S. Labor Department announced that wholesale price inflation jumped 0.7% in October, far more than the ZERO percent change Wall Street was expecting. Now, in about a half hour or ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Schizophrenic Market

Schizophrenic Market

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, November 15, 2005 at 7:30am

Wall Street went to bed last night fairly confident that producer price inflation to be announced this morning would be flat — no increase, no decrease. They figured they'd get some respite from ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Red-Hot Canadian Natural Resources

Red-Hot Canadian Natural Resources

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, November 14, 2005 at 7:30am

Not long ago, I was introduced to one of the least known — and potentially greatest — bull markets in the world today: Canadian natural resource companies selling for a small fraction of their ...

Larry Edelson - The Consequence of Catastrophes, Natural or Man-Made

The Consequence of Catastrophes, Natural or Man-Made

by Larry Edelson | Saturday, November 12, 2005 at 7:30am

It's early morning here in Bangkok, and I am writing you now so you can act before Sunday night. But first, let me tell you what I see happening right now, and why it's so important. This is the quietest ...

Tony Sagami - Worst Trade Deficit Ever! Now What?

Worst Trade Deficit Ever! Now What?

by Tony Sagami | Friday, November 11, 2005 at 7:30am

Who will determine the fate of our bond market, our stock market and, ultimately, the fate of our entire economy? I can assure you it's not going to be the U.S. Congress or the President of the United States ...

Larry Edelson - The Greatest Superboom of All Time

The Greatest Superboom of All Time

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, November 10, 2005 at 7:30am

Wall Street was surprised yesterday when the U.S. government reported that distillate-fuel inventories dropped for the seventh week in a row. Strangely, Wall Street will be even more surprised when the ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - France Burning! What's Next?

France Burning! What's Next?

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, November 9, 2005 at 7:30am

Pay close attention and watch this situation: France has just declared a nationwide state of emergency. It's their most recent — and most desperate — attempt to stem the tidal wave of rioting ...

Tony Sagami - Raging Inflation

Raging Inflation

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, November 8, 2005 at 7:30am

Behind nearly every major asset — stocks, bonds, commodities and real estate — one unmistakable theme is bursting to the fore: raging inflation. You can see raging inflation in surging ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Bond Market Bubble

Bond Market Bubble

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, November 7, 2005 at 7:30am

In recent weeks, with inflation surging and interest rates rising, I have thought frequently about old friends that have been out of touch for a while. So I thought I'd send you my daily updates on what's ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Bonds Falling!

Bonds Falling!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, November 4, 2005 at 7:30am

Martin Weiss here with a quick warning to all investors now jumping into traditional stocks — especially stocks that are sensitive to rising interest rates: While stock prices may be rising, bond ...

Larry Edelson - 9 Oil Takeover Candidates

9 Oil Takeover Candidates

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, November 3, 2005 at 7:30am

Oil and energy stocks have suddenly found the bottom in their correction, sprung back to life, and started surging toward their recent record highs. Just in the last three days, Weatherford International has ...

Tony Sagami - GM, Ford, Dell and YOUR Best Defense

GM, Ford, Dell and YOUR Best Defense

by Tony Sagami | Wednesday, November 2, 2005 at 7:30am

Yesterday's meager, quarter-point rate hike by the Fed was too little, too late to stop the ongoing surge in inflation. But it's too much, too soon for the two largest industries in America: In the already ...

Tony Sagami - Fed Hikes Rates! But It's Too Little, Too Late!

Fed Hikes Rates! But It's Too Little, Too Late!

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, November 1, 2005 at 7:30am

Even as evidence of raging inflation continues to pour in, and ... Even as that inflation poses one of the greatest threats to our deeply indebted nation in decades ... Alan Greenspan and the Federal Reserve ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - A Unique Crossroads in History

A Unique Crossroads in History

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, October 31, 2005 at 7:30am

A new and powerful force is about to burst onto the economic scene. It will impact every investment, every investor and virtually every financial decision you might make. It will affect you whether you're rich ...

Tony Sagami - The 4 WORST Investments You Can Make Today

The 4 WORST Investments You Can Make Today

by Tony Sagami | Friday, October 28, 2005 at 7:30am

I believe wholeheartedly in teamwork. So much so, that I spend a lot of my personal time coaching my daughter's and son's basketball teams. Keiko is in 6th grade and Kenji in 7th. So keeping each team ...

Larry Edelson - Bernanke Bullion

Bernanke Bullion

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, October 27, 2005 at 7:30am

Just in the last few days, gold bullion has skyrocketed $12 ... erasing most of its recent correction ... and pointing the way to a far more virulent form of inflation in the months ahead. Today, I'll show ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Interest Rates Rising Relentlessly

Interest Rates Rising Relentlessly

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, October 26, 2005 at 7:30am

The yields on long-term bonds — rates that are largely beyond the control of the Federal Reserve — are rising relentlessly. They went up on Friday. They went up yesterday when Ben Bernanke was ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Ben Bernanke and Public Enemy #1

Ben Bernanke and Public Enemy #1

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, October 25, 2005 at 7:30am

While stock investors celebrated the appointment of Ben Bernanke as Greenspan's successor yesterday with a 170-point rally in the Dow, bond investors recoiled in fear. In New York, bond investors sold U.S. ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Gunfight of the Century

Gunfight of the Century

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, October 24, 2005 at 7:30am

Just eight days from now, we will witness the biggest gunfight of the century. Walking up the dusty street from one side of town will be Fed Chairman Alan Greenspan. Approaching from the other side will be the ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - New Market Shock in 10 Days!

New Market Shock in 10 Days!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Saturday, October 22, 2005 at 7:30am

Hurricane Wilma is expected to make landfall here in Florida this weekend. But that's not the storm I'm most concerned about. Just 10 days from now, on November 1st, the Federal Reserve is likely to start ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The New, Old Bear

The New, Old Bear

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, October 21, 2005 at 7:30am

There's a bear in our midst. It's not a bear returning to haunt us from the depth of the 1930s when my father was a broker on Wall Street. Nor is it one of the seasonal bears that used to periodically ...

Larry Edelson - Three Warnings Coming True

Three Warnings Coming True

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, October 20, 2005 at 7:30am

I'm writing you today to tell you about three warnings that are now coming true ... and about one more danger that is also a threat to your money: The Wall Street "experts" who continually miss the big ...

Tony Sagami - New Surge in CORE Inflation!

New Surge in CORE Inflation!

by Tony Sagami | Wednesday, October 19, 2005 at 7:30am

Blazing Saddles was the top-grossing movie ... All In The Family with Archie Bunker was the top-rated TV show ... and Richard Nixon was battling an inflation that was, in some ways, very ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The New Tidal Wave

The New Tidal Wave

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, October 18, 2005 at 7:30am

If you think Friday's release on consumer prices was bad, wait till you see today's release on producer prices! It's the worst inflation at the wholesale level in 31 years! It includes huge increases not ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Inflation Monster

The Inflation Monster

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, October 17, 2005 at 7:30am

I'm looking at the inflation monster, and I can tell you flatly it's getting bigger and uglier by the minute. In September alone, consumer prices jumped by a massive 1.22%, the equivalent of 14.6% ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Greenspan Rate Shock In Two Weeks!

Greenspan Rate Shock In Two Weeks!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Saturday, October 15, 2005 at 7:30am

November first will mark the beginning of one of the greatest interest-rate moves of our lifetime. That's when Fed Chairman Greenspan will have his first Open Market Committee meeting since Hurricanes Katrina ...

Tony Sagami - Terrible Techs

Terrible Techs

by Tony Sagami | Friday, October 14, 2005 at 7:30am

My name is Tony Sagami, and I used to love technology. Years ago, I spearheaded a publication that focused on the benefits of what I called the "Supernet" — the new, high speed networks that are now ...

Larry Edelson - Get ready for the surging cost of …

Get ready for the surging cost of …

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, October 13, 2005 at 7:30am

Not many people are talking about it — yet. But I can assure you, they soon will be: The cost of one of the most essential items in the world is about to go through the roof, and you need to get ready ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Bitter Cold Winter

Bitter Cold Winter

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, October 12, 2005 at 7:30am

The sectors we warned were falling are now falling still further; and those we said were soaring are now soaring some more. Last night in after-hours trading, Apple Computer plunged 10.5%, despite announcing ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - GM Headed for Bankruptcy

GM Headed for Bankruptcy

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, October 11, 2005 at 7:30am

In the wake of Delphi's bankruptcy over the weekend, its stock plunged 71% Monday, wiping out nearly three-quarters of shareholders' value in just one day. And with Delta's bankruptcy, the airline's ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - New Inflation Contagion

New Inflation Contagion

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, October 10, 2005 at 7:30am

Inflation warning signs are now flashing so blatantly, anyone not yet positioned for profits — or at least protected against losses — must be mad, masochist or missing in action. Gold has just ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Dow Dangers

Dow Dangers

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, October 7, 2005 at 7:30am

If you didn't pay close attention to Steve Chapman when I interviewed him here in the Money and Markets two months ago, you may want to listen more carefully now. He named the mutual funds he ...

Larry Edelson - The NEXT 40% Rise in Oil

The NEXT 40% Rise in Oil

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, October 6, 2005 at 7:30am

I love quick market corrections like the one we're seeing right now in oil and oil stocks. It's giving early investors an opportunity to add to their winning positions. It's providing latecomers with an ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Surging Energy and the Big Squeeze

Surging Energy and the Big Squeeze

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, September 30, 2005 at 7:30am

While crude oil is rising, the energy stocks we've been recommending are surging. There are several reasons for the moderate discrepancy: First, many energy stocks don't rely exclusively on the price of ...

Larry Edelson - Energy Prices Exploding!

Energy Prices Exploding!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, September 29, 2005 at 7:30am

Precisely when Wall Street was beginning to get used to the highest energy costs in history, they've exploded even higher. Just yesterday, crude oil surged to within striking distance of its all-time ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Housing Market Bust by Weiss and Larson

Housing Market Bust by Weiss and Larson

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, September 28, 2005 at 7:30am

The housing market bust we've been warning you about has now begun. You cannot yet see home values sinking. Nor will you hear any bells ringing when they do. But we now have a rapidly growing body of ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Energy market surging! Housing market plunging!

Energy market surging! Housing market plunging!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 27, 2005 at 7:30am

When Larry and I analyzed the initial damage reports from Hurricane Rita on Sunday, we were both greatly relieved and intensely skeptical. Our relief stemmed from the fact that the loss of life was virtually ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Next Big Driver for Oil, Gold and the Dollar

The Next Big Driver for Oil, Gold and the Dollar

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 26, 2005 at 7:30am

In early 1991, during the final phases of the first Persian Gulf war, my father and I took a long walk to discuss its outcome. In Iraq, The VII Corps had surrounded the remainder of Saddam's elite Republican ...

Larry Edelson - Rita Strikes! What To Do Now …

Rita Strikes! What To Do Now …

by Larry Edelson | Saturday, September 24, 2005 at 7:30am

It's very early a.m., Saturday morning. The only sounds I hear are the blue herons and egrets awakening in my backyard. I've been up through much of the night watching Rita wreak its destruction on the Texas ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Rita's Wrath and Three Recommendations

Rita's Wrath and Three Recommendations

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, September 23, 2005 at 7:30am

This is Martin Weiss with an emergency update on Hurricane Rita plus three specific recommendations on what to do right now. The storm's exact path of destruction is still uncertain. But its sheer power ...

Larry Edelson - Markets Going Berserk!

Markets Going Berserk!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, September 22, 2005 at 7:30am

Markets are going berserk! Suddenly, everything we've been warning you about for months is exploding at virtually the same time. Interest rates are jumping. Gold is blasting off. Copper and other ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Fed Hikes Rates! Oil Surges! Home Builders Fall!

Fed Hikes Rates! Oil Surges! Home Builders Fall!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, September 21, 2005 at 7:30am

In the wake of Hurricane Katrina, most of Wall Street hoped the Fed might engineer a brief pause in its relentless string of interest-rate hikes. Yesterday, the Fed proved them wrong. The Street also hoped ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Hurricane Rita and You

Hurricane Rita and You

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 20, 2005 at 7:30am

Not far from where Elisabeth and I live here in Florida, across the Everglades and into the Gulf of Mexico, a major new storm is emerging — Rita. Woefully, its path reminds me of Katrina's ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Great Turn

The Great Turn

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 19, 2005 at 7:30am

I was born on this day, 59 years ago, and a lot has changed since then for me personally and for the world we live in. My parents are gone now, but Elisabeth is always by my side, and has been since ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Major Break-Outs in Forgotten Stocks!

Major Break-Outs in Forgotten Stocks!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, September 16, 2005 at 7:30am

Oil and oil stocks paused this week. The price of crude oil, which had surged above $70, came back down to the mid-$60s. Oil stocks also receded — about 3% to 5%. It was a slight, grudging nod to world ...

Larry Edelson - Gold Blasts Above $450!

Gold Blasts Above $450!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, September 15, 2005 at 7:30am

The spot price of gold has just hit $455.50. In the futures market, the December futures contract is at $458.50. Other gold measures are even higher. No matter how you measure it, the yellow metal has now ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Delta Bankrupt! What to Do …

Delta Bankrupt! What to Do …

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, September 14, 2005 at 7:30am

Forecasting the future is a risky endeavor. Sometimes, the people and places are different from what you anticipated, but the causes and consequences are on target. Sometimes, it just takes a lot longer than ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Fed Rate Hike Next Week!

Fed Rate Hike Next Week!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 13, 2005 at 7:30am

The pressure on the Fed to hike interest rates next week is building. This pressure is not coming from a hypothetical scenario or a future forecast. It's coming from forces that are active in the marketplace ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Oil Stocks Surging to New Highs

Oil Stocks Surging to New Highs

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 12, 2005 at 7:30am

While crude oil prices have corrected down a bit, oil stocks are surging to new, all-time highs. Here's why: First, the oil-price decline has been relatively small not nearly enough to signal ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Katrina Busting Federal Budget

Katrina Busting Federal Budget

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, September 9, 2005 at 7:30am

At first, President Bush asked Congress for $10 billion to cover emergency Gulf Coast recovery efforts. But that was clearly not enough. Next, in the wake of a virulent and venomous public attack, he ...

Larry Edelson - They're Wrong!

They're Wrong!

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, September 8, 2005 at 7:30am

Some people seem to think that Katrina's impact is now mostly behind us ... that the release of strategic oil reserves will solve all our problems ... and that the bull market in energy is over. They're wrong ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Politicians Pounce on Fuel Prices

Politicians Pounce on Fuel Prices

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, September 7, 2005 at 7:30am

All over the world and all at once, politicians and decision makers are pouncing on fuel prices in a desperate effort to push them down. Twenty six countries are releasing 2 million barrels of oil per ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - The Great, the Awful and the Scary

The Great, the Awful and the Scary

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 6, 2005 at 7:30am

Never before in my lifetime have I seen such a stark contrast between good stocks surging in great glory ... and bad stocks plunging into an awful nosedive! I see energy stocks rise virtually nonstop, while ...

Larry Edelson - Energy Crisis Update

Energy Crisis Update

by Larry Edelson | Monday, September 5, 2005 at 7:30am

It's been a tough week for America so I hope you're enjoying the holiday weekend. If you have been directly affected by Katrina, my heart goes out to you. I know you will get through it. Martin's busy ...

Larry Edelson - Crisis Indicator Exploding Higher

Crisis Indicator Exploding Higher

by Larry Edelson | Saturday, September 3, 2005 at 7:30am

I'm deeply worried. One of the best crisis indicators around — the gold market — is exploding higher ... up $15 in two days ... indicating something in the financial markets is coming unglued ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Gas Chaos

Gas Chaos

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Friday, September 2, 2005 at 7:30am

Last year, when Larry predicted $3.50 for gas at the pump, none of us dreamed it would happen so soon. And ten days ago, when I sent you my Money and Markets e-mail with the subject "Greatest Energy ...

Larry Edelson - Mother Earth's Inflation

Mother Earth's Inflation

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, September 1, 2005 at 7:30am

On Monday, Martin told about Mother Nature's revenge. Now, let me tell you about Mother Earth's inflation. For decades, we've been flattening millions of square miles of the planet's surface, building new ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Losers and Winners of the Oil Boom

Losers and Winners of the Oil Boom

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 7:30am

Delta Airlines, once the most profitable airline in America, will soon go bankrupt. Pilots and employees have given back billions in voluntary cuts, but it’s still not enough to save the ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Mother Nature's Revenge

Mother Nature's Revenge

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, August 29, 2005 at 7:30am

Today, when the absolute worst-case, disaster scenario failed to materialize from Hurricane Katrina, Wall Street rejoiced. They drove energy prices back down, reversing much of Sunday's surge in electronic ...

Larry Edelson - Condo Market Cracking; Commodities Surging

Condo Market Cracking; Commodities Surging

by Larry Edelson | Friday, August 26, 2005 at 7:30am

The hottest condo markets are beginning to crack wide open. In Miami, speculators with hundreds of units and staggering debt pyramids are starting to dump their holdings. In Boston, Las Vegas and New York ...

Larry Edelson - Oil at new all-time highs! Blasting off toward $80

Oil at new all-time highs! Blasting off toward $80

by Larry Edelson | Thursday, August 25, 2005 at 7:30am

The oil market is on fire. Last night in New York, the spot futures contract for crude oil surged as high as $68, blasting past the previous all-time record by nearly a full dollar. Some people think it's ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Dumb Companies vs. Smart Companies

Dumb Companies vs. Smart Companies

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Wednesday, August 24, 2005 at 7:30am

Some companies, like Delta Airlines, fail mainly because of circumstances beyond their control — terrorist attacks, rising interest rates, surging fuel costs. But usually companies fail simply ...

Larry Edelson - Commodity Superpower!

Commodity Superpower!

by Larry Edelson | Tuesday, August 23, 2005 at 7:30am

For readers who have been following Larry's forecasts in recent months, China's bid yesterday for another North American oil company should come as no surprise. This is precisely what he's been telling you ...

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Greatest Energy Crisis of Modern Times

Greatest Energy Crisis of Modern Times

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, August 22, 2005 at 7:30am

Oil is up AGAIN today, blasting above the $66 level and within merely $1 of a new all-time record high. Clearly, we are on the verge of the greatest energy crisis of modern times. But this energy crisis is ...

Larry Edelson - Oil Roaring Back! Time To Pull The Trigger!

Oil Roaring Back! Time To Pull The Trigger!

by Larry Edelson | Saturday, August 20, 2005 at 7:30am

I promised myself I wouldn't be writing more e-mails on beautiful Saturday mornings. Then, just within the last 24 hours, the oil market has gone ballistic — jumping wildly on Thursday afternoon ...

Tony Sagami - Oil Jumps Again!

Oil Jumps Again!

by Tony Sagami | Friday, August 19, 2005 at 7:30am

Late last night and early this morning, while North America was still sleeping and Europe was just beginning its day, a new drama was unfolding — inside the computers of the New York Mercantile ...