Matt Insley

Matt Insley

Matt Insley is the managing editor of The Daily Resource Hunter and now the co-editor of Real Wealth Trader and Outstanding Investments. Matt is the Agora Financial in-house specialist on commodities and natural resources. He holds a degree from the University of Maryland with a double major in Business and Environmental Economics. Although always familiar with the financial markets, his main area of expertise stems from his background in the Agricultural and Natural Resources (AGNR) department. Over the past years he's stayed well ahead of the curve with forward thinking ideas in both resource stocks and hard commodities. Insley's commentary has been featured by MarketWatch.

Matt Insley's Recent Articles

VideoMake Big Money in the Oil Market By Calling Saudi Arabia’s Bluff

Matt Insley

Oil prices are low and heading lower. And even Saudi Arabia is beginning to feel the heat... despite any "official" position to the contrary. Today, Matt Insley takes a closer look at the upcoming OPEC meeting and why you should take everything the Saudis say about the price of oil with a grain of salt. Read on...


7 Ways to Play the Post-Election Resource Market

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Gold and oil are still dropping, but that's no reason to walk away from the resource market. Today, Matt Insley shows you six plays handpicked to beat the market with lower costs, better management and consistently strong sales. Getting all that for bargain prices proves this is an excellent time to be a resource hunter...


3 Utilities That Can Help You Survive the Energy Sell Off

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Prices for oil for December delivery broke below $80 this month. The market looks horrible. The dust has yet to settle. And energy producers are under the most pressure since 2008. What to do? Take a look at the utilities sector... Today, Matt Insley relays three great plays in this sector that could turn out to be big winners...


Get Your Gas Money Back In One Easy Step

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Gas prices in the US may be heading lower right now, but the slightest change in the market could send them back up. Thankfully, Matt Insley has a way for you to hedge against any potential rise in gas prices... and make back some of that money you're spending at the pump. Read on...


Don’t Miss Your Chance to Profit from the “End of OPEC”

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There are lots of reasons for Americans to be excited about the US oil boom - lower gas prices, a boost to the overall economy, investment opportunities, etc. But there is one group that's not too keen on the resurgence of the US oil industry... And as Matt Insley explains, the cracks in its facade are starting to show. Read on...


How To Profit When Oil Drops to $60 a Barrel

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Based on projected supply and demand, some analysts think the price of crude oil in the United States could drop as low as $60 a barrel. And with a host of new technologies unlocking an additional three million barrels of oil per year (and no way to legally export it), that number makes a lot of sense. Matt Insley explains...


Why You Should Ignore the Negative Noise About Fracking

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If you're even remotely aware of the U.S. oil and gas renaissance, you've probably heard some harsh criticism of hydraulic fracturing (or "fracking"). But the truth is, much of the criticism is either flawed, misguided or downright wrong. Today, Matt Insley attempts to set the record straight. Read on...


Why a Strong U.S. Dollar is a Commodity Killer

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What's green and white and absolutely killing the commodity sector? Answer: The U.S. dollar... That's right the ol' greenback has been on a tear since the beginning of July, and it doesn't show any signs of slowing down. Today, Matt Insley explains why this is such a huge blow for commodities... and oil in particular. Read on...


Your Front Row Seat to the Next “Big Oil” Event

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Just as Exxon got its start back in the U.S. oil patch, a few companies are set to ramp up production and grow larger than most Wall Street analysts would ever believe. Over the last several months, Matt Insley has been researching which of these companies are set to explode. Today, he details 4 of them...