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Jim Powell

Principal Analyst,

Global Changes & Opportunities Report

  • Principle Analyst for Global Changes & Opportunities Report
  • Contributor to Numerous Financial Periodicals including USA Today, Business Week, Barron's, and Time
  • Author of The Dow Jones Irwin Guide to High Tech Investing and Super Investment Trends

About Jim

Jim Powell is the principal analyst for the popular Global Changes & Opportunities Report. Jim has an extensive background in the sciences and finance that have made his market and stock recommendations highly valued by successful investors for nearly 30 years.Jim's main strength has always been his ability to find links between seemingly unrelated events that lead to excellent investment opportunities - and sometimes threats to be avoided.One reason that Jim has been so successful is he has learned not to trust most of the economic measurements released by the government. Inflation, the money supply, unemployment, and many other vital statistics are "massaged" to make them more favorable to the government and less frightening to the public.Instead, Jim gets his numbers from private economic firms that use unbiased data and well-tested formulas. The more accurate measurements help Jim find profitable investments for his clients, and avoid financial traps.Before starting his current newsletter, Global Changes & Opportunities Report in 2006, Jim produced Growth Stock Alert for Jefferson Financial and was the research director of the popular investment service, ValuTALK that was distributed worldwide on CD and audio cassette tape. Jim was also the founding editor of the investment newsletters, High Tech Investor, Technology Stock News, and the Physicians Financial Advisor.Jim is the author of two important books, The Dow Jones Irwin Guide to High Tech Investing and Super Investment Trends, Cashing In On The Dynamic 1990s. Additionally, Jim has contributed to many financial periodicals including USA Today, Business Week, Barron's, and Time.

Jim's Articles

Nearly all the attention being placed on solving the global food shortages due to the Russia/Ukraine war has focused on the lack of grain for human consumption, observes Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
I think investors in search of income should consider preferred stocks. Many preferred stocks pay larger dividends than common stocks — and they offer a higher degree of reliability and safety, suggests Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
Water that’s suitable for human consumption, crop irrigation, and industrial use is in short supply, observes Jim Powell, international investing expert and editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
A basic service that people and businesses must use no matter what the economic conditions is waste disposal, notes Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.

Jim's Books

Jim Powell

Super Investment Trends: Cashing in on the Dynamic '90s

Focusing on specific investment vehicles such as stocks, mutual funds, bonds, and real estate, Powell not only identi

Newsletter Contributions

Global Changes & Opportunities Report

Jim has an extensive background in the sciences and finance that have made his market and stock recommendations highly valued by successful investors for nearly 30 years.

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