Author: Robin Bal

Obama Passes His Penultimate Hurdle With Flying Colours

Obama Passes His Penultimate Hurdle With Flying Colours

So it’s now official, and 80,000 packed into the Denver Broncos’ football stadium in Denver on Thursday were there to see it: Barack Obama is now indisputably the Democratic candidate for the 2008 presidential election campaign, and the first bi-racial man in American history to win the nomination of a major party. The unlikely campaign that began 19 months ago in the freezing winter of Springfield, Illinois had reached and passed its penultimate hurdle.

The Oil Price Scandal

The Oil Price Scandal

Remember two things: all price bubbles burst, and there are still vast untapped oil fields which will supply the world’s needs for centuries to come.

You Can Use These Michael Phelps Gold Medal Secrets

You Can Use These Michael Phelps Gold Medal Secrets

Much has been written and said (and a lot more to come) about the incredible Olympic performance of Michael Phelps. And there’s no question in our minds that he deserves every one of the accolades and then some.
Like the Universal Law of Cause and Effect, “the greatest principle in the history of mankind.”

As Warren Buffet Sees It

As Warren Buffet Sees It

Warren Buffett said the economy is still in a recession and unlikely to improve before 2009 but that stocks appear better valued than a year ago.

Warren Buffet’s Investing And Inspirational Quotes

Warren Buffet’s Investing And Inspirational Quotes

Unless you can watch your stock holding decline by 50% without becoming panic-stricken, you should not be in the stock market.

Oil Slips, Wall Street Heads For Higher Open

Oil Slips, Wall Street Heads For Higher Open

Stock futures pointed to a higher open Monday as investors remained cautiously upbeat about the recent downturn in oil prices, which dipped further below $114 a barrel even as Tropical Storm Fay headed for...

U.S. Stocks Could Extend Their Modest Gains

U.S. Stocks Could Extend Their Modest Gains

Bolstered by falling oil prices and a rising dollar, US stocks could extend their modest gains next week, even in the face of still troubling consumer- and housing-related data. Wall Street could extend gains...

How Do You Spend $113,307.41 Each Week For Seven Weeks?

How Do You Spend $113,307.41 Each Week For Seven Weeks?

I read with amazement a story by Gary Simpson . It concerned a couple in their early 30’s from Western Australia who won AUD $793,151.87. Their lotto dream was realized just two years ago....

Warren Buffett’s Priceless Investment Advice

Warren Buffett’s Priceless Investment Advice

If investing in wonderful companies at fair prices is good enough for Warren Buffett — arguably the finest investor on the planet — it should good enough for the rest of us.

Gold, Platinum Hit 8-Month Low On $US

Gold, Platinum Hit 8-Month Low On $US

“It looks like sentiment towards gold has turned negative, we’re seeing long liquidation on the back of both dollar movement and the oil price movement,”