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Mike Larson

Editor-in-Chief,

MoneyShow

  • Editor Safe Money Report and Weekend Windfalls at Weiss Ratings
  • Specializes in Income-Focused Stock & Options Strategies
  • Popular Media Guest/Speaker

About Mike

Mike Larson serves as vice president and editor-in-chief at MoneyShow, overseeing all aspects of its investor education efforts and conferences and planning the firm's content operations. Before joining MoneyShow, he was a senior editor and analyst at Weiss Ratings. Mr. Larson produced the company's Safe Money Report, Weekend Windfalls, and Heat Maps newsletters, while also writing, editing, and trading several other past products. His areas of expertise as an analyst include domestic and global interest rates, commercial and residential real estate, and central bank policy.



Mike's Articles

Talk about ROTATION! Yesterday was a wild day where the small caps struck back and big cap tech tumbled. The S&P 500 fell 0.9%, the Nasdaq finished down 364 points (-1.9%) and a Bloomberg index tracking “Magnificent Seven” stocks plunged 4.2%. But the Russell 2000 finished UP 73 (+3.5%). That was the widest one-day performance spread between the S&P and the Russell since March 2020.
Peter Boockvar is Chief Investment Officer at Bleakley Financial Group, as well as editor of The Boock Report markets newsletter. In this MoneyShow MoneyMasters Podcast episode, which you can watch here, we take a 360-degree tour of the markets, the economy, Federal Reserve policy, and the most (and least) promising strategies, sectors, and asset classes for 2024-2025.
It’s been quite the year so far for gold, silver, and (more recently) mining shares. Gold blasted to an all-time high above $2,400 an ounce a few months ago, while silver surged to an 11-year high above $32, before consolidating those gains. Now, many of our expert contributors think there’s a lot more profit to be had.
“Stocks were mixed” seems to be a popular phrase these days, as it applied to yesterday’s action and this morning’s as well. Gold and silver are modestly higher along with Treasuries, while the dollar and crude oil are flat.

Mike's Videos

Venturing into the alternative and private investing markets requires broadening your horizons beyond traditional investments. But the rewards for stepping out of your comfort zone can include greater profit and income potential, as well as better diversification. Hear from this panel of top event sponsors about the alternatives their firms offer—and how they can help enhance your returns. 

Venturing into the alternative and private investing markets requires broadening your horizons beyond traditional investments. But the rewards for stepping out of your comfort zone can include greater profit and income potential, as well as better diversification. Hear from this panel of top event sponsors about the alternatives their firms offer—and how they can help enhance your returns. 

It's an exciting time for commodities and the companies exploring and producing them! Many are surging in value, while other up-and-comers appear poised to do so next. Find out from this trio of natural resource companies in the uranium, copper/gold, and lithium sectors what business looks like. Then, learn about the unique profit opportunities each offers investors in the rest of 2024 and beyond. 

Some investors seek to align their investing portfolios with their personal values. But can investors do that without sacrificing potential returns? In this interview segment, you’ll learn about one firm and ETF that believes it has a solution for politically conservative individuals. Be sure to tune in!



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Safe Money Report

A comprehensive Monthly Market Overview. Full of detailed, hard-hitting analysis about what is driving the stock market overall, and dividend-paying investments.

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