Demand for Pandemic Testing Will Only Increase

The global threat of variants means that widespread, accurate testing is critical.  In fact, as noted by Relay Medical, “With deployment of vaccines occurring at varying rates around the world, communities are still at risk of the virus spreading and hotspots re-emerging, as such, testing will remain a vital tool for controlling the pandemic and safely … Continue reading “Demand for Pandemic Testing Will Only Increase”

Pandemic Forcing Companies to Keep Employees Healthy

The pandemic has forced employers to act. “They realize that care benefits are essential to employees’ productivity and success at work. In fact, 57% of senior leaders told us that their organizations are assigning higher priority to care benefits to better support their employees in both work and life,” as reported by Harvard Business Review. … Continue reading “Pandemic Forcing Companies to Keep Employees Healthy”

Psilocybin a Step Closer to Legalization

With support from the US FDA and several clinical studies, psilocybin is emerging as a way to help treat mental illness – great news for companies such as Pure Extracts Technologies Corp. (CSE:PULL)(OTC:PRXTF), Psyence Group Inc. (CSE:PSYG), Compass Pathways Inc. (NASDAQ:CMPS), Cybin Inc. (NEO:CYBN)(OTC:CLXPF), and MindMed (NEO:MMED)(OTC:MMEDF). For example, a study from JAMA Psychiatry just … Continue reading “Psilocybin a Step Closer to Legalization”

Factors Driving $244.04 Billion Hydrogen Market

As the global community transitions to net zero carbon emissions, the hydrogen story will only heat up.  In fact, by 2028, the hydrogen generation market could be worth up to $244.04 billion, as noted by Verified Market Research. “Government regulations for desulfurization and greenhouse gas emissions are the major factors that propelling the market growth. … Continue reading “Factors Driving $244.04 Billion Hydrogen Market”

Analysts are Just Starting to Get Bullish on Gold Again

Don’t count out gold just yet.  At the moment, it may appear to be one of the most hated metals on the market, but it’s become aggressively oversold on a pullback from $1,950 to $1,676. Analysts appear to be getting bullish on the metal again, too. Blue Line Futures chief market strategist Phillip Streible as … Continue reading “Analysts are Just Starting to Get Bullish on Gold Again”

Gold Prices May Be Done Falling, Says DoubleLine CEO

While gold has been disappointing this year, don’t write it off just yet.  According to DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach, as quoted by Kitco.com, “Gold has really underperformed other froth assets like bitcoin by incredible amounts, almost inconceivable amounts since that peak in gold above $2,000,” adding, “Gold is very likely to bounce because the selloff … Continue reading “Gold Prices May Be Done Falling, Says DoubleLine CEO”

The Clearest Sign the Future Will be Plant-Based

Plant-based product demand is only growing.  Look at food products for example. McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) for example has a global partnership with Beyond Meat (NASDAQ:BYND) and Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM), which has been dubbed the “clearest sign yet that the future of meat will be plant-based.” In fact, food industry expert Bruce Friedrich, as noted by … Continue reading “The Clearest Sign the Future Will be Plant-Based”

5G a Game-Changer, But There’s a Problem

5G could be one of hottest investment opportunities of the year. After all, it’s expected to disrupt just about everything around us.  It’s expected to usher in the Internet of Things (IoT), social gaming, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), robotics, automated vehicles, healthcare imaging, diagnostics, and more. There’s even been talk about 6G, with … Continue reading “5G a Game-Changer, But There’s a Problem”

Plant-Based Beauty Could be Worth $25.3 Billion

By now, you’re well aware of the plant-based boom.  Major food companies, like McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD), Burger King, Tyson Foods Inc. (NYSE:TSN) have jumped on the bandwagon.  Companies are even pushing aggressively into plant-based beauty products, like Ulta Beauty Inc. (NASDAQ:ULTA). Plus, in addition to its announcement of an annual global sales target of $1.2 billion … Continue reading “Plant-Based Beauty Could be Worth $25.3 Billion”

This is Why Investors Are Still Bullish on Gold

With the likelihood of more stimulus, and central banks saying they’ll keep rates low with necessary liquidity, gold could push higher. In fact, analysts at Citi for example have a $2,500 price target, comparing its catalysts to that of the rally between 1970 and 1980.  Others, like Frank Holmes, CEO at U.S. Global Investors have … Continue reading “This is Why Investors Are Still Bullish on Gold”