Rick Mills

(Rick) Mills lives with his family on a 160 acre ranch in northern British Columbia. He invests in the resource and biotechnology/pharmaceutical sectors and is the owner of Aheadoftheherd.com. His articles have been published on over 400 websites, including: WallStreetJournal, USAToday, NationalPost, Lewrockwell, MontrealGazette, VancouverSun, CBSnews, HuffingtonPost, Beforeitsnews, Londonthenews, Wealthwire, CalgaryHerald, Forbes, Dallasnews, SGTreport, Vantagewire, Indiatimes, Ninemsn, Ibtimes, Businessweek, HongKongHerald, Moneytalks, SeekingAlpha, BusinessInsider, Investing.comand the Association of Mining Analysts.

Articles by Rick Mills

As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information. The global economy is booming again after years in the doldrums, commodities are back in a big way, and metals prices are for the most part, way up.
The stock market pullback of the last couple of weeks has shown that markets are jittery, and will likely be volatile for a while as investors keep a vigil on rising bond yields (inflation) and potential interest rate hikes. In these...
Gold is climbing as bond yields rise and the dollar falls, over speculation that China is pulling back on buying US Treasuries and Japan signals it is winding down its quantitative easing program. Meanwhile, US debt continues to grow after...
Due to its unique properties, gold was one of the first metals discovered by mankind. Gold is found at surface in flakes and nuggets, making it easily mineable. Historians agree the Egyptians were the first to smelt it and make gold ...
There's a lot going on in the world - from Trump being elected in the US to turmoil in the Middle-East, the China Sea and Turkey, Russia is flexing it’s still considerable might, North Korea’s flinging it’s nukes helter-skelter, Japan’s...
From its headquarters at York Factory on Hudson Bay, the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) controlled the fur trade throughout much of North America for several centuries. Gold discoveries were not reported – it was good policy (as we shall see...
Everyone should own gold and silver bullion in the form of coins and bars. The Incas believed gold was the "Sweat of the Sun" and silver was "Tears of the Moon."
Real interest rates are the level of annual yield paid to savers and investors over and above the pace of inflation. PIMCO makes a convincing case that the number one factor influencing the price of gold is the changes in real yield on 10...
Money laundering is the process by which illegally obtained cash is made to appear as if it has been obtained by legal means.
The world’s gold supply increases by 2,600 tons per year versus the U.S. steel production of 11,000 tons per hour.