The best mining stocks: 5 investing tips you need to know

The best mining stocks: 5 investing tips you need to know

The best mining stocks are steady, profitable, and involve well-financed companies.

You should always resist the temptation to load up on mining stocks, no matter how attractive they appear. If the market goes into a downturn, these stocks could suffer more than average.

However, we do have… Read More

Investing in Commodity Stocks

Investing in Commodity Stocks

Here are some tips on successfully investing in commodity stocks
There are four primary categories of commodities currently traded on the market: Energy (gasoline, oil, etc.) Metals (gold, silver, platinum and copper) Livestock (pigs, cows, etc.) and Agricultural (corn, cocoa, coffee, cotton, etc.)
Note that resource and… Read More

The best mining stocks to buy meet all of these criteria

The best mining stocks to buy meet all of these criteria

If you have been searching for junior and major mining stocks to buy, learn these tips before investing.
The best mining stocks to buy can generally be broken up into two categories, juniors and majors.

Junior mining stocks are mining companies that are generally new or have… Read More

How to pick the best energy stocks for your portfolio

How to pick the best energy stocks for your portfolio

5 tips for selecting the best energy stocks for long-term investment gains.

Tip #1 for picking the best energy stocks: Look for well-financed companies with no immediate need to sell shares at low prices.

These stocks typically have strong balance sheets with low … Read More

Should you invest in energy mining stocks?

Should you invest in energy mining stocks?

Energy mining stocks are usually volatile, but can give investors good investment returns over the long term.

Long-time readers may recall that in the mid-1990s, we started writing about three special factors that we felt were likely to make stock prices go higher, and… Read More

Behind the Headlines August, 2006

Stock market indexes in Canada and the U.S. are up only 4% or so this year. But that disguises the underlying strength of the global economy.

U.S. growth was an annulized 2.5% in the second quarter of this year. While that’s down from 5.6% in the… Read More