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There’s Gold in Them Thar Spacecraft

Gold is well-known for protecting investors and their portfolios. But it can do so much more. Like protect astronauts and their spacecraft. When we do finally colonize the cosmos, that maiden voyage will be full of gold. But it won’t serve as a medium of exchange for trade with Martians or denizens of Proxima Centauri...

Wall Street Daily: Innovate or Die

A little bit of wit and a little bit of wisdom can go a long way. Consider Michael Dubin, the innovator who created Dollar Shave Club (DSC) in 2011 and just last week inked a $1 billion deal with global consumer products behemoth Unilever. DSC is a monthly membership service that delivers fresh, stainless steel...

How to Play Small Caps and the Lithium Boom

Lithium is having a moment. Right now, there is a lot of excitement over the silvery-white metal. Wall Street analysts have even dubbed it, “white petroleum,” or “the next gasoline”. Yet, the lithium market is still quite small, worth only about $1 billion, annually. It is only a matter of time, however, before the market...

Perpetual Bonds: Equity in Disguise

In financial and economic circles, the word “forever” is rarely uttered. In fact, the word “forever” has really lost its meaning in modern vernacular, commonplace only among teenager “BFF” text signoffs. But not anymore – “forever” is back in vogue, along with the subject of perpetual bonds. Forever is a Long Time A perpetual bond...

The Asian Market Surges in the Wake of Brexit

“There are decades where nothing happens, and there are weeks where decades happen.” -Vladimir Lenin Despite the turmoil within politics and the economy, there are a number of major trends that the financial media are completely ignoring. Events in Europe during these past weeks, this year, and over the last decade for that matter, highlight...

Young & Prudent: The Only Certainties are Death and Taxes

Change is a constant. It’s the only thing we can all rely on. But still, it continues to take us by surprise. Personally, I am always working on being better at taking it in my stride. Wall Street Daily is in the midst of making a shift and becoming part of an affiliated publication called...