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David Skarica

Addicted to Profits

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At the age of 18, David Skarica became the youngest person to pass the Canadian Securities Course. He is the author of Stock Market Panic! How to Prosper in the Coming Bear Market, The Contrarian Who Saved the World, and The Great Super Cycle: Profit from the Coming Inflation Tidal Wave and Dollar Devaluation. In 1998, he started Addicted to Profits, a newsletter focused on technical analysis of markets.




Recent Interviews

Are Junior Gold Investors Living the Movie 'Groundhog Day'?: David Skarica (1/16/13) Gold stocks, especially juniors, have been undervalued for longer than most investors thought possible. The result is what David Skarica, founder of Addicted to Profits, calls a "maximum pessimism trade." In this interview with The Gold Report, Skarica summarizes his analytical tools and provides clear examples of companies that meet his criteria as "screaming buys." Gold junior investors might feel as if they live in the movie "Groundhog Day," but the undervaluation cycle will eventually be broken. Is spring just around the corner for the junior gold miners?

Graphite Stock Strategies for a Second Bubble: David Skarica (1/15/13) David Skarica, founder of Addicted to Profits, says another—bigger—graphite bubble is likely on its way. In this interview with The Metals Report, Skarica compares the graphite space to the rare earth and uranium arenas, making some interesting conclusions about what kinds of stocks perform best during market-wide roller coaster movements. However, he warns that the graphite space is different, with no clear industry leaders and a number of companies with high potential. His conclusion? Choose carefully.

David Skarica: Emerging Markets on Upswing (5/27/11) Gold is in the midst of a 20-year upward climb, according to The Great Super Cycle Author David Skarica. In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, he points out the emerging market small caps that could profit from global economic swings.

Recent Quotes

"When this market turns around, stocks like WRP will rise." (1/16/13) Western Pacific Resources Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"LLG's graphite quality is high; it has ~20% graphite, compared to a typical deposit grade of 3%." (1/15/13) Mason Graphite Inc. - The Metals Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"I still like NGC; I was invested in it when it traded on the OTC." (1/15/13) Northern Graphite Corporation - The Metals Report Interview with David Skarica More >

(5/27/11) Tinka Resources Ltd. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"With AAB, you can buy a great company at a 60% discount." (5/27/11) Aberdeen International Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"companies like GPXM can really move" (2/4/11) Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"what I like about Dacha is that it actually owns a lot of physical REEs" (2/4/11) Dacha Strategic Metals Inc. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >

"probably my best recommendation ever" (2/4/11) Avion Gold Corp. - The Gold Report Interview with David Skarica More >



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