Editorial

The brilliant guy who tricked an emperor

January 28, 2019

[Stephen’s note: Last week’s American Disruption Summit was a huge success. A big thanks to the thousands of investors who tuned in from around the world.

In today’s RiskHedge Report, I’m handing the reins to RiskHedge Chief Investment Officer Chris Wood. Below, he explains the secret behind why…

“Druck” the bloodhound is buying disruptors. Are you?

January 14, 2019

Has billionaire Stan Druckenmiller been reading RiskHedge?

“Druck,” if you don’t know him, might be the greatest investor alive today.

He’s low-key and rarely gives interviews. But his track record is astonishing…

Druck strung together 30 straight profitable years from 1980 to 2010.

During that time he earned returns of…

What to do with your money in a bear market

January 7, 2019

“Sell everything, I can’t take anymore!”

My stockbroker friend got a phone call from a hysterical client on Christmas Eve.

She was panicking over all the money she had lost in the market… and was demanding to sell her whole portfolio of stocks.

December, as you surely know, was horrendous…

A special peek behind the curtain at RiskHedge

January 2, 2019

Happy holidays from the whole team here at RiskHedge.

Our offices are closed this week while we spend time with family. So today we’re doing something a little different…

Instead of the usual weekly essay, I’m sharing a lively “behind the scenes” conversation I recently had with RiskHedge Chief Investment…

Buy this small stock that turns data into cash

December 26, 2018

Peter Cavicchia got fired for spying on his bosses.

He was a former US Secret Service agent in charge of running JPMorgan’s (JPM) employee surveillance program.

His job was to make sure employees weren’t up to anything illegal, like insider trading.

Although all big banks have surveillance teams, Cavicchia’s was…

Muffins, dogs, and self-driving cars

December 17, 2018

America’s top researchers were stumped.

How do you teach a computer to “see?”

By 2012 technology had advanced a great deal. For 199 bucks you could buy a tiny supercomputer called the iPhone 5.

You could talk to it—and it would talk back. It could hail you a cab or…

The secret weapon for getting America 5G ready

December 10, 2018

Who sells the basics?

That’s the first question I answer when evaluating an investment trend.

In markets, he who sells the basics gets rich.

James Marshall did not sell the basics... and he left California broke.

He was the first guy to pull a gold nugget out of the mud…

When Will the US Get Attacked in Space?

November 26, 2018

It was thought to be a piece of junk floating around outer space… until it came to life and started zipping around.

Former Air Force Major General William Shelton called that “concerning.”

It turned out that Object 2014-28E was actually a Russian satellite “playing dead.”

It was designed to lay…