Foreign Investments

Is Investing In Foreign Currency Still A Good Idea?

Is Investing In Foreign Currency Still A Good Idea?

In 2008, I began investing in foreign currency. The Fed created trillions of dollars out of thin air, high inflation was sure to follow. With the help of friend Chuck Butler, I bought FDIC insured foreign currency Certificates of Deposit (CD) through Everbank. I also bought Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) and sent money offshore; investing […]

A strong, triumphant bull atop a pile of coins, signifying an optimistic or bullish foreign currency (forex) market.

Two Stocks to Buy in Japan’s Quiet Bull Market

It’s the bull market that almost no U.S. investor has heard about. But it is a very real and vibrant bull market. What am I talking about? The Japanese stock market, which last week hit a 27-year high! After Japan’s “bubble economy” collapsed in the early 1990s, its entered a long period of recession and […]

Buy These 3 Stocks Profiting from Trump’s Trade War

Buy These 3 Stocks Profiting from Trump’s Trade War

I like to look for what are called contrarian investments. That is, trades where Wall Street is piled into one side of the ‘boat’. When this happens, the ‘boat’ has a tendency to ‘capsize’ turning into very large profits for taking the opposite side of the trade that Wall Street is on. There are several […]