basic resources and commodities

Cambridge Analytica and Facebook: The scandal so far

Editor: Philip Ragner | Tactical Investor Cambridge Analytica and Facebook: The scandal so far Whistle-blower Christopher Wylie told a UK parliamentary committee there could have been a different Brexit referendum outcome had it not been for “cheating” by proponents wanting to leave the European Union. Here’s a breakdown of the fast-developing story so far: On March 17, the London Observer and … Read more

Oil majors strike it rich on rising crude prices

Editor: Philip Ragner | Tactical Investor We cover multiple arrays of topics for one simple reason. The world is interconnected, and it is not only financial factors that drive the markets. Geopolitics is another major driving force behind the markets. Crowd Psychology dictates that if you focus on the tree, you will forget that the tree … Read more

Oil Becoming Code for Sovereignty in Contested South China Sea

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor[color-box color=”blue”] Before we get to the article at hand many might ask why we cover political and health issues when our main focus in the stock markets and the financial arena.  The short and simple answer is that all these fields are connected; we don’t have free market forces … Read more

Drought Brazil Creates Three Prong Disaster

William Church | CCIM News The drought has crippled last year’s and the current corn crop and is predicted to continue through this year. This produced triple trouble for the once-great South American economic powerhouse. The Climate Change multi-year drought in Brazil has caused a triple sonic boom on the economy. The drought has crippled … Read more

New Jersey lawmakers introduce 23 cent increase in gas tax

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor [color-box color=”gray”] Before we get to the main article we would like to present you with a small video and a brief excerpt of  an article that we think makes for a compelling read: ” The one year chart illustrates that all is well on the surface and that … Read more

EPA wants to dilute fuel with ethanol

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor [color-box color=”green”] The following article makes for a compelling read and so I thought I would highlight an excerpt of this article before getting to the story at hand: ” We will keep this short and sweet.   Fear mongers have one thing in common; they pretend to have your interests … Read more

Commodities Increased in April due to Positive Fundamental Factors

Editor: Vladimir Bajic | Tactical Investor [color-box color=”yellow”] The following article makes for a compelling read and so I thought I would highlight an excerpt of this article before getting to the story at hand: “Conventional wisdom states that precious metals trend upward when rates are rising. We are living in strange times, and central … Read more