Steer Clear of This "Hot IPO"

One of the hottest tech start-ups on the planet is preparing to go public. This company has 140 million users and more than $3 billion in sales. Everyone’s going to be clamoring for shares once it starts trading on the NYSE… But not me! Today I’ll show you why I’m…

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Three Simple Steps to Earn 1,000%

Last week, Wayne and I dropped a bombshell on you: We showed you why every investor today (including you) needs to allocate at least some of their money to the private markets. This is new territory for most folks… Which is why, in our article last week, we explained one…

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How to Lose a Fortune… and Still Retire Rich

When you screw up the majority of the time, things don’t generally turn out so well. For example, think back to your days of taking tests in school: If you answered two-thirds of the questions wrong, you failed. It’s the same thing with picking stocks: In the stock market, if…

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How to Turn $1,000 into $2 Million

Last week, a start-up called WeWork raised $1 billion. This young company is now valued at about $21 billion… which means its earliest private investors are sitting on estimated gains of 2,000X their money. That’s enough to turn $1,000 into $2 million. Similar stories — early-stage private companies reaching multi-billion…

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My No. 1 Trick To Predict the Future

There’s no chance [this device] is going to get any significant market share. — Steve Ballmer, Microsoft’s ex-CEO There is nothing revolutionary or disruptive about this technology. — Padmasree Warrior, Motorola CTO I don’t think [this device] is something that would… necessitate us changing our thinking. — Olli-Pekka Kallasvuo, Nokia CEO Can you…

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How to Make Money When the World is Falling Apart

It was 1964 when Bob Dylan wrote the song, The Times They Are A-Changin’… And boy, was he right: Over the coming years, we put a man on the moon… We invented the Internet and the World Wide Web… And new technology products have catapulted our world forward, destroying old…

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Turn a Losing Trade Into a 20,000% Profit

Last Thursday, a start-up called Blue Apron went public. Investors were giddy with excitement. This was the most anticipated stock market debut since the IPO of SnapChat (NYSE: SNAP) in March. Unfortunately, Blue Apron fell flat on its face. After going public at $10 (NYSE: APRN), it went sideways… and…

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Make 19x Your Money Fast

Start-ups are my all-time favorite type of investment. After all, the returns are 3x to 4x higher than stocks… It’s fun and exciting to learn about cutting-edge technologies… And you can help create jobs and boost the economy. What’s not to love? But there’s one thing that could make start-up…

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The "Shooting Fish in a Barrel" Investing Strategy

I started working on Wall Street in 1988… And it was during that very first year that I learned one of the most valuable investing strategies of my life. Not only has this strategy helped me avoid making some terrible investments… But it’s helped me earn millions of dollars. Initially,…

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Teenagers Bank $24 Million Before Graduation

Did you hear the crazy news about the high school in California? It just landed a windfall worth $24 million. The thing is, its payday didn’t come from a wealthy alum or a federal grant. It came from a less conventional source: Start-ups. A True Story A few years ago,…

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