A recent asset sale has put me in the rare position of needing to make an oversized investment in my portfolio all at once. This gives me an ideal opportunity to go over with you my complete foundation—how I do things for me personally, and my thought process backing client investments at Richard C. Young & Co., Ltd. As I have often repeated, the two are really one and the same thing. And while I do not make moves for myself far afield from what I advise for clients, first this caveat: I am almost certainly more conservative than are… Read more
Each month, I provide you with an Economic Analysis supplement to the issue. This supplement provides you with a bird's eye view of the indicators that I monitor on a regular basis. The incisive, story-telling charts included in this supplement are updated every month and range from "The Leaders" to "World Currency Reserves/World Gold Reserves." There will always be great new material as well as timely reference dates, and my comments spell out the meaning of each chart for you.
April 27, 2017 Politico has a must-read story up on how the Media Bubble is Worse than You Think. Politico looked at where journalists work and how fast it is changing. The executive summary is that the ascendancy of digital publishing and the decline of print journalism has created a concentration of journalists in the North East Corridor […] Read more
Dick Young grew up in Shaker Heights, Ohio, and graduated from Babson College in Wellesley, Massachusetts, with a B.S. in investments. He began his investment career in 1964 with Clayton Securities in Boston, and founded Young Research & Publishing, Inc. in 1978 to publish Young's World Money Forecast. Read more
I’ve subscribed to Dick’s newsletters for at least a decade, and have consistently been impressed by how useful and profitable his approach has been. He has kept me out of risky investments and steered me toward better ones than I likely would have found on my own. I’m happily retired with a great future, and Dick Young is a significant part of the reason why.