Invest in Africa Now: Nana Sangmuah

Last year, Africa was the region that witnessed the strongest growth in gold-mining operations. In an exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Nana Sangmuah, managing director of research with Toronto-based Clarus Securities, expects that trend to continue and suggests some immediate smart investments in Ghana, Mali, Liberia and the Democratic Republic of the . . . → Read More: Invest in Africa Now: Nana Sangmuah

There are bad investments and there are bad investments

One of the owners of the Rivers Casino says the business is a terrible investment. Just terrible.  In context you can’t ignore that the statement is made as part of litigation to lower the property’s assessed value for tax purposes.

So here is the deal.  Maybe he is right, maybe he isn’t.  The Rivers . . . → Read More: There are bad investments and there are bad investments

Down-Under Energy Opportunities: Ivor Ries

Most investors may not have Australian resource companies on their radar screens, but that doesn’t mean that there aren’t some great opportunities worth pursuing Down Under. In this exclusive interview with The Energy Report, Ivor Ries, utilities and energy analyst at E.L. & C. Baillieu Stockbroking Ltd., one of Australia’s oldest securities firms, . . . → Read More: Down-Under Energy Opportunities: Ivor Ries

Economic Events on April 27, 2012

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the advance GDP report for the first quarter of 2012 will be announced.  The consensus is an increase of 2.5% in real GDP and an increase of 2.1% in the GDP price index.

At 8:30 AM Eastern time, the Employment Cost Index for the first quarter of 2012 will . . . → Read More: Economic Events on April 27, 2012