Byron King

Byron King

Byron King is the editor of Outstanding Investments, Byron King's Military-Tech Alert, and Real Wealth Trader. He is a Harvard-trained geologist who has traveled to every U.S. state and territory and six of the seven continents. He has conducted site visits to mineral deposits in 26 countries and deep-water oil fields in five oceans. This provides him with a unique perspective on the myriad of investment opportunities in energy and mineral exploration. He has been interviewed by dozens of major print and broadcast media outlets including The Financial Times, The Guardian, The Washington Post, MSN Money, MarketWatch, Fox Business News, and PBS Newshour.

Byron King's Recent Articles

The Most Compelling Reason Fracking is Not a Fad

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With all the turmoil in the Middle East, oil production in the region is likely going to disrupt sooner or later. Luckily, booming production in the North American shale patch should more than replace the loss of Iraqi oil, and that means a hot opportunity for you to tap into "round two" of America's shale gale. Read on...


Your Best Defense Against a Rising Oil Price

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Analysts predicted that Iraq's oil production would reach postwar records this year - that didn't happen, of course. Then they predicted that Iraq's refiners wouldn't suffer greatly in the wake of renewed civil war - wrong again! But Byron King has been right all along... Middle East oil production was bound to be disrupted, if not destroyed, sooner or later...


The Real Winners of the Iraqi Conflict are Here in the US

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Markets continue to hit new highs, the US still enjoys cheap energy prices, and all is right with the world... Er... Sort of. As Byron King explains, the conflict in Iraq could soon get a lot worse, and that has serious implications for all Americans... especially those looking to take advantage of the ongoing US oil boom. Read on...


Profit from the Metal that Fights Chinese Smog

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Pollution in China has reached apocalyptic levels. In fact, it has gotten so bad that the usually taciturn Chinese leadership is permitting public discussion about the issue. Why should you care? As Byron King points out, there's actually investment opportunity here, hidden just beneath the surface. Reader on...


Preserve Your Wealth While the Economy Shrinks

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What an economy! There’s plenty happening in it -- much of it bad, from our perspective. Indeed, looking ahead, all manner of awful things will affect your ability to invest, preserve and grow wealth. How can you hedge your risks? Our resource guru, Byron King, addresses it in today’s featured essay. Read on...


A 10-Year Heads Up On the Next $3.3 Trillion Market

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By the year 2050, about 75% of the world's population will live in large cities - more than twice the current global urban population. These areas are the battlefields of tomorrow. Whether your home is in a gated suburb or a high-rise building, you won't be able to ignore this trend. So why not profit from it? Byron King explains how...


The Greatest National Security Challenge of the 21st Century

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After nine years, $1 trillion and more than 55,000 casualties, the allied costs of the wars in the Middle East are truly staggering. But, if Byron King's thesis is correct, that's nothing compared to the next phase of warfare in the 21st century. Read on for both his assessment, and what it means for your investment future...


U.S. Energy Boom Hinges on One Important Technology

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Recently, violent Islamic fundamentalist groups have been steadily taking over Iraqi cities. So far, none of Iraq's major oil production is in harm's way... but that could soon change. Today, Byron King details the situation and gives you his insight for how to prepare your portfolio ahead of this new "Oil War." Read on...


Terminal Phase of a Gigantic Credit Bubble

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At the World War D investment conference in Melbourne Australia, Dr. Marc Faber asked "Has the world entered the terminal phase of a gigantic credit and asset bubble?” Today, Byron King, who was there in Melbourne, answers the question, and gives you an investment angle to play it...


Get Ready for the Gold Mining Comeback

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Since early last year, the gold price has fallen off a cliff and taken the gold mining sector with it. But that was a year and a half ago... Now, this depressed sector looks poised for a comeback. Today, Byron King sits down with a prominent Canadian resource investor and discusses exactly why they're both optimistic about gold's future...