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Matt Badiali Sees A Fortune In Zinc

Banyan Hill Publishing senior editor Matt Badiali is no stranger to the special metals for investors world. He graduated with his Masters degree in Geology from Florida Atlantic U after completing his undergraduate Bachelor of Science from Penn State University where he studied Earth Sciences. After college he began his career by merging the science of geology with investing, primarily special metals. One of his favorites precious metal investments is Zinc. Learn more on for more info.

After years of traveling the globe analyzing companies, geological data, mines and companies that resource geological assets. Being a hands on approach scientist and investor he believes you have to see it to believe it. Through years of experience this one of Badiali’s strong suits is his ability to spot a red flag that you could only see in person and never on a pile of papers full of data.

One of the positive aspects the mining, energy and agriculture expert likes most about investing in Zinc is its tendency to have longevity and sustainability when it comes to growth and price stability. He points out that the last bear market on zinc which began in 2011 remained for 5 years and has since maintained a healthy rise in the current market. Over the last couple of years zinc prices have rewarded investors with a 120% gain. All though looks like a huge gain it is not uncommon. When you go back to a 2 year period between 2008 and 2010 prior to entering into a bear market the precious metal had gained at 154% over that period.

Matt Badiali is hot on zinc right now and predicting it to reach $3.96 per pound and the early investors would certainly love for him to be right again.

Matt also touts “Freedom Checks” via Banyan Hill Publishing. A Freedom Check is a dividend that’s paid by one of two companies. Either a Master Limited Partnership or a Royalty Trust. Both companies use a tax loophole to pass on most of their revenue to investors, which is a great system and good for investors but the problem is there are an abundance of these companies out there and some are better than others. So Badiali’s “Real Wealth Strategist Newsletter” is a resource you can use to help you figure out who the best companies are for you to buy from both a safety standpoint and from an income standpoint. Freedom Checks trade just like stocks and can be moved on any stock platform. Read more on Talk Markets: