Frank Holmes

Frank Holmes

Frank Holmes is chief executive officer and chief investment officer of U.S. Global Investors Inc. The company is a registered investment adviser that manages approximately $2.08 billion in 13 no-load mutual funds and for other advisory clients. A Toronto native, he bought a controlling interest in U.S. Global Investors in 1989, after an accomplished career in Canada's capital markets. His specialized knowledge gives him expertise in resource-based industries and money management. The Global Resources Fund was also Morningstar's top performer among all domestic stock funds in the five-year period ending Dec. 31, 2006.

Frank Holmes's Recent Articles

Bet On The House — Go Long With Copper

Frank Holmes

Global electrification and growing use of renewable energy are going to drive up copper demand for the foreseeable future. And these mega trends are becoming inevitable as the world’s developing countries move toward building a global middle class — In fact, it’s estimated that two billion people will get electricity in the near future. That’s going to move the needle on copper...


Americans Take 3-Trillion-Mile Road Trip as Dollar Corrects and Commodities Rebound

Frank Holmes

There have been rumblings of an oil market rebound since April, and now our friend Frank Holmes brings you several metrics that support this trend. With transportation fuel demand on the rise, Chinese industrial manufacturing ticking up, and increased merger and acquisition activity in the commodities space, oil’s coming breakout is starting to look less like a rumor…


Simple Secrets For Making Money From Gold Stocks

Frank Holmes

Today our friend, Frank Holmes, interviews one of the world’s leading gold investing experts to bring us the inside scoop on today’s gold mining climate. As it turns out, there’s money to be made even in a downturn, and he’s got a couple of great companies to share before the next gold breakout…


Three Trillions Reasons U.S. Oil Production Won’t Quit

Frank Holmes

As our friend, Frank Holmes, shows, much of the industry is still turning a tidy profit on each barrel, even if they aren’t seeing the massive revenue of eight or nine months ago. How are they doing it? And where is all that oil going? The answer just might be your next opportunity…


Could Apple Buy a Third of the World’s Gold?

Frank Holmes

If you believe Apple’s advertisements, each new “iWatch” will be covered with gold. And they plan to sell millions of them. Today, our friend and colleague, Frank Holmes, takes a look at just how much gold Apple needs to pull it off, how serious they are, and what to watch for as the gold markets respond…


China’s Love for Gold: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet

Frank Holmes

This year, we expect China to reveal just how much gold it owns. Today, our friend, Frank Holmes, gives his insight on how China could buy even more gold in the near future. And we’ve got every reason to believe it could upset the gold markets any day now, with great results for gold investors…


Light At The End Of The Tunnel For African Miners

Frank Holmes

Will African miners enjoy a breakout soon? According to Frank, many governments in Africa are waking up to see that they’re going to have to provide stability and consistency if they hope to attract the capital necessary to fund and develop their mining opportunities. We could be looking at great new opportunities here soon, so stay tuned.