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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

With the stock market reaching new highs while so many troubling world events are in progress, the risk of a significant decline is increasing, explains Jim Powell, growth and income specialist and editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
Blue chip companies that stumbled badly — and are starting to recover — are still the best values available to investors today, asserts Jim Powell, international investing expert and editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
One of the most creative, and lucrative, criminal enterprises the world has ever seen is breaking into computer systems to steal or lock up valuable data, explains Jim Powell, international investing expert and editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.
General Electric (GE) — a fallen angel that has been a long-standing recommendation in our model portfolio — was our Top Pick at the start of the year; the stock has since risen 29%, notes Jim Powell, international investing expert and 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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