What Is Pennystocking?

By Timothy Sykes - Jan 4, 2018

Pennystocking is all about riding the waves of penny stock price moments. The better you learn to surf these waves, the better your profits will be. Read this paragraph again. Pennystocking is NOT investing -- it’s a game and you have to look at it like a game.

Tim Sykes

Who Is Tim Sykes?

By Timothy Sykes - Jan 3, 2018

Just in case you don’t know me, I want to take a few minutes to introduce myself and show you the road I’ve taken to turn a portfolio of $12,415 dollars into more than $4.2 million dollars in trading profits.


The 3 Most Investable Technology Megatrends of 2018

By Louis Basenese - Dec 22, 2017

As the calendar flips to January, the only thing outnumbering New Year’s resolutions will be everyone’s predictions about the future. And nowhere is the prediction mania more pronounced than in the technology sector.


Good Versus Evil: Machine Learning…

By Louis Basenese - Dec 20, 2017

What happens when technology moves faster than our moral ability to use it? Bad things, typically! Yet any astute investor must also know that nothing can accelerate your wealth like new technology.

Healthcare & Pharma

Is This the New Martin Shkreli?

By Louis Basenese - Dec 14, 2017

In 2015, when Martin Shkreli raised the price of Daraprim by over 5,000%, he was immediately dubbed “the Most Hated Man in America.” Well, a new contender just entered the ring.


Scary New “Hack” Targets Your Face

By Louis Basenese - Dec 13, 2017

Machine-learning algorithms are cleverly downloading faces from social media pages like Facebook… and then uploading those faces to unsavory videos. This is the latest example of technology moving faster than our moral ability to use it.


Jail Time for Market’s Supervillain

By Louis Basenese - Dec 11, 2017

The U.S. District Court in Detroit just sentenced the Volkswagen executive who tried to cheat environmental regulations. Oliver Schmidt was sentenced to seven years in the clink and $400,000 in fines. Of course, trusting the ethics of a company becomes a risk we assume as investors...


Alarming Study About the Future of AI

By Louis Basenese - Dec 8, 2017

A new study by McKinsey & Co. indicates that — in a best-case scenario — one-third of the workforce in the U.S. will be replaced by AI after 2030. And robots are targeting one sector in particular: finance. Out of 300,000 jobs in asset management worldwide, 90,000 will be controlled by AI by 2025. Would you trust your money with a robot?


100 Trillion Reasons to Be Nervous About Stocks

By Louis Basenese - Dec 7, 2017

One mystery trader just rolled over a massive volatility bet that could pay out $260 million if he’s right again. Can you blame him? He’s got seven-plus years of the bull trend on his side. Well, none of that means squat if you’re Goldman Sachs.


All Hail President Twump

By Louis Basenese - Dec 4, 2017

Perhaps instead he’s a public relations nightmare for the notorious social media giant.


Five Reasons to Doubt a Coming Techpocalypse

By Louis Basenese - Dec 1, 2017

Bitcoin to FAANG (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Google) stocks, it’s become the talking heads’ favorite daytime activity to opine about their imminent collapse.


Winter is Coming for the Market’s Hottest Trade

By Louis Basenese - Nov 30, 2017

It’s a tough time to be a short seller in today’s stock market. Stocks only go up, right? At least that’s what the market is telling us…