Author: Eddy Elfenbein

5G: What Is It And How Do You Make Money From It?

5G: What Is It And How Do You Make Money From It?

The Wall Street ‘hype machine’ is moving full speed ahead with regard to the next leap forward in communications technology – 5G. And for good reason… this is the year that next generation mobile networks begins to move into the mainstream as 5G technology is launched around the world. The possibilities opened up by 5G’s […]

This Retailer’s Stock Has Out Performed Amazon Since 2008

This Retailer’s Stock Has Out Performed Amazon Since 2008

On Friday, the government released two economic reports that were emblematic of what’s been happening with the U.S. economy for several months. To skip all the technical jargon, consumers are quite happy while factories are not. To be more specific, consumer spending remains fairly robust. Folks are out there at the malls buying things at […]

Disney+ Launches: Netflix Killer? Maybe Not

Disney+ Launches: Netflix Killer? Maybe Not

Tuesday, November 12, was a momentous day for consumers. That’s when Disney launched its Disney+ streaming service. This is a game-changer. I’m not exaggerating when I say this could be on the same scale as when Henry Ford started paying his workers $5 for an eight-hour workday. For $169.99 per year or $6.99 per month, […]

A Conservative Way to Play the 5G Revolution

A Conservative Way to Play the 5G Revolution

This week I want to explain to you why 5G is such a big deal. Everyone is talking about it, and the ramifications are going to be big, not just with investing but also with communications and entertainment. Let’s start at the beginning. 5G is shorthand for the fifth generation of technology. 5G is superior […]

The Fed Just Cut Rates: What to Do Now

The Fed Just Cut Rates: What to Do Now

So the Federal Reserve cut interest rates. This was their third rate cut in the last three months. The new target range for overnight interest rates is 1.5 to 1.75%. That’s below the rate of inflation. There are three things you should do right now. #1. Don’t panic. #2. Seriously, don’t panic. #3. Make sure […]

Get Ready for Cannabis 2.0

Get Ready for Cannabis 2.0

One year ago, on October 17, 2018, Canada legalized marijuana for recreational use. But that was only the first step. Now we’re at “Cannabis 2.0.” This comes exactly one year later, on October 17, 2019. Cannabis 2.0 is when Canada will legalize edibles, drinks, vapes, plus a few other categories. The idea with the Canadian […]

Will Nancy Pelosi Kill the Market?

Will Nancy Pelosi Kill the Market?

Last week, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry into President Trump. According to The New York Times, the inquiry will look at “charging him with betraying his oath of office and the nation’s security by seeking to enlist a foreign power to tarnish a rival for his own political gain.” I won’t discuss […]