Rushing to Russia

How times and markets change. During other eras Russian bonds would seem a terrible high-risk investment. But with low interest rates and high inflation this Russian investment is worth a look. Thomas Fischer at Jyske Bank passed this idea onto me and said he is...

A Message from Ida

A midnight breeze kisses hemlock and pine in the deep embrace of an amber moon. Dark clouds race and churn the lunar cream over a cemetery just ahead. Standing in a cemetery near midnight may not seem the norm. I have a friend that forced me into this. Ida is her name...

A Convenience Trend

Last message looked at how people keep on driving despite high process for gas. Why? For convenience. Understanding this fact helps us spot some important investing and business trends. You can see this message here There is a saying that man can achieve the...

Biggest Trend of All Part II

A message at https://www.garyascott.com/archives/2004/06/07/1055/index.html looked at how gas prices recently hit $7.31 a gallon in the UK and asked what kinds of business and investing trends this could bring. Another message reviewed the power that comes from sharing...

Triumph of the Masses

Spotting trends is the wellspring of wealth. Consider what happened to investors who got into the seven following trends at their start…automobiles, petroleum, TV, telephone, airplane, computers and the internet. Spotting such trends at the beginning is incredibly...