I was roughly 13 years old when I fell for Nicolas Cage in Valley Girl. Between the Modern English montage of soda sharing and late-night phone calls (on corded phones and pay phones!) and the bitchin’ clothes and slang, my tweenage heart sang just a little for Hollywood punk Randy.  In fact, if not for that movie, I doubt the phrases “Tubular!” and “Gag me with a spoon” would have ever made an appearance in my semi-rural Alabama hometown, even if the latter is what Northerners often think out loud when trying grits for the first time

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We are updating our commodity precious metal versus base metal preference as of the end of May 2019 in the shifting trade war world, identifying two stocks we like and explaining why we are taking some profits on Alacer Gold Corp. (ASR Cdn $4.07 as of May 31, 2019 on the TSX). Alacer was our “Best Idea” presented at the Hedge Connection event held on December 3, 2018

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Traditional investment wisdom needs to reinvent itself in this age of technology, almost any investment strategy can quickly and easily be codified and backtested to discern its efficacy. Many investment managers are still adhering to the thinking of old and aren’t taking full advantage of the different ways that they could enhance their strategies and return

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