CBD not $22 Billion by 2022

The Brightfield Group, a research firm you never heard of, was widely quoted in 2018 when they predicted the market for Cannabidiol (CBD) products would be $22 billion by 2022. Credible research organizations gave ranges in 2019 for the current user base of CBD products between 1 million and 15...

Happy Halloween

This morning I decided to begin creation of a scripted documentary on the house edge in the capital markets. It just appears that investment banking types and the support persons, as well as the hedge fund managers are creating inordinate amounts of wealth for themselves at the expense of investors....

Gold as wealth insurance?-How about nickel?

John Reade, chief metals strategist for UBS noted disconcerting tone in saying “this gold rally is driven by safe-haven fears, and has a very different feel from the bull market we’ve had for the past eight years.” The entire premise of Gold, a metal that would require mule trains, guards...