Building Wealth

I Turned Porter Down… Then He Said Something That Changed My Mind

In the early 2000s, I had graduated medical school and was working at a molecular biology fellowship at Duke. Then one day, I received a phone call that changed my life…

At the time, the biotech industry was really starting to take off. Porter Stansberry, founder of my now-publisher Stansberry Research, asked me to join his company as a biotech analyst.

Your Slice of the Pie Keeps Getting Bigger

Companies have been buying back record amounts of their own stocks… and it’s been great for this bull market.

In fact, it’s one of the key drivers pushing stocks within 1% of all-time highs.

How to Predict Big Winners in Biotech

Investing in the wrong biotech could lose you your shirt. But the right one can help you generate triple-digit gains.

The War Is Over… And WE’RE the Winners

If you and your friend have been accused of a crime, the most rational thing for you to do is betray your friend.

One Question to Ask Yourself Before Putting Money to Work

The future looks bleak for this Wall Street darling…

Pay Attention to the Unemployment Picture

It’s crucial to understand what is going on with the labor market if you want to predict what happens next in the stock market.

An Easy $85 Million a Year for the Government… Retire the Penny

The U.S. government lost more than $85 million in the process of producing $80 million worth of pennies. It’s time to get rid of the penny.

What Happens Next Week Could Make or Break Your Portfolio

If you have any money in the markets, pay close attention to what happens next week.

It will most likely define how stocks perform the rest of the year.

The Dark Horse in the Sportswear Market

Doc’s note: There’s a lot of information out there telling you where to invest and what to avoid.

But according to my friend and colleague Joel Litman, what you hear from Wall Street doesn’t tell you the full story. In fact, much of what you read is hugely distorted and misleading…

Death and Taxes

Nothing is certain but death and taxes.

Benjamin Franklin was famously quoted saying this… And it’s true.