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Companies Commented On

  • Baker Hughes Inc.
  • BHP Billiton Ltd.
  • BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust
  • CanElson Drilling Inc.
  • Franco-Nevada Corp.
  • Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
  • Gran Tierra Energy Inc.
  • Gulf Keystone Petroleum Ltd.
  • Halliburton Co.
  • Klondex Mines Ltd.
  • Lucara Diamond Corp.
  • MAG Silver Corp.
  • NGEx Resources Inc.
  • Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp.
  • Patterson Energy Inc.
  • PetroAmerica Oil Corp.
  • Petromanas Energy Inc.
  • Raging River Exploration Inc.
  • Royal Gold Inc.
  • San Juan Basin Royalty Trust
  • Sandstorm Gold Ltd.
  • Schlumberger Ltd.
  • Silver Wheaton Corp.
  • Suncor Energy Inc.
  • Valero Energy Corp.
  • Virginia Mines Inc.
  • Xtreme Coil Drilling Corp.

Frank Holmes

U.S. Global Investors

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Frank Holmes is CEO and chief investment officer at U.S. Global Investors Inc., which manages a diversified family of mutual funds and hedge funds specializing in natural resources, emerging markets and infrastructure. Holmes purchased a controlling interest in U.S. Global Investors in 1989 and became the firm's chief investment officer in 1999. Under his guidance, the company's funds have received numerous awards and honors including more than two dozen Lipper Fund Awards and certificates. In 2006, Holmes was selected mining fund manager of the year by the Mining Journal. He is also the co-author of "The Goldwatcher: Demystifying Gold Investing." He is a member of the President's Circle and on the investment committee of the International Crisis Group, which works to resolve global conflict, and is an adviser to the William J. Clinton Foundation on sustainable development in nations with resource-based economies. Holmes is a much sought-after keynote speaker at national and international investment conferences. He is also a regular commentator on the financial television networks CNBC, Bloomberg and Fox Business, and has been profiled by Fortune, Barron's, The Financial Times and other publications.

Recent Interviews

Are You Ready to Capitalize on Emerging World Growth and U.S. Oil Independence? (6/26/14) With 400 million more people set to get on the grid in India alone, smart investors will profit from new demand for all kinds of energy. In this interview with The Energy Report, Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks of U.S. Global Investors share some of their favorite ways to build a diversified portfolio that takes advantage of opportunities large and small, domestic and international.

Is It 2003 All Over Again? U.S. Global Investors' Frank Holmes Predicts a Resurgence of the Love Trade for Gold (6/18/14) Close your eyes. Imagine India growing and importing gold again freely. China and the U.S. investing in infrastructure. What would that mean for commodities? In this interview with The Gold Report, U.S. Global Investors CEO Frank Holmes outlines the developments that could move us toward that vision and the impact that scenario could have on gold, diamonds and steel.

Leading Indicators from the Superstars of Resource Investing (12/27/13) Gold chartKnowledge is money in resource investing. That is why The Gold Report reaches out to the top experts in the sector all year long to bring you their best investing ideas. For this special year-end feature, we asked some of your favorite thought leaders about the tools they use to spot trends and make those important buy-sell decisions. What are the early indicators that gold will rise, plummet or coast sideways? Is it Federal Reserve bond buying? China's growth rate? Lipstick sales? You may be surprised by the answers.

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Recent Quotes

"KDX has a higher profit margin than companies two to three times its size." (10/20/14) Klondex Mines Ltd. - Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors Moreá>

"FNV has 60% gross profit margins." (6/18/14) Franco-Nevada Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes Moreá>

"MAG is a high-grade name with strong performance." (6/18/14) MAG Silver Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes Moreá>

"We see KDX as having significant upside." (6/18/14) Klondex Mines Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes Moreá>

"VGQ is a high-quality, low-risk exploration and royalty company." (6/18/14) Virginia Mines Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes Moreá>

"GCM is proving that it's on track to meet its 2013 production goals." (9/13/13) Gran Colombia Gold Corp. - Frank Holmes, U.S. Global Investors Moreá>

"BTO is a great mid-cap, higher-grade company that performs well." (6/7/13) B2Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks Moreá>

"One of my favorites is FNV; it pays a monthly dividend and has high profit margins." (6/7/13) Franco-Nevada Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with Frank Holmes and Brian Hicks Moreá>

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