Spamdex - Spam Archive

Report spam

Send in your spam and get the offenders listed

Create a rule in outlook or simply forward the spam you receive to

Also in

Skousen CAFE: Can My New Supply-Side Statistic Predict the Future?

Skousen's Investor CAFE

Can My New Supply-Side Statistic Predict the Future?

By Mark Skousen
Editor, Forecasts & Strategies


The Only 30 Stocks You Need for 2018

I’ve discovered 30 stocks that have generated $300 million in windfall profits every day for the last 90 years. Every single day. Straight to the pockets of investors like you and me. I didn’t believe it at first, but I did the math three times -- and got my research team to check my numbers.

And now a prestigious American business school has even released a study confirming it. Get the full story on the 30 stocks creating this $300 million daily windfall in this free video briefing. Watch it here.

Click Here Now!
“This truly is a major development. Not only is your GO becoming accepted, but you have truly changed the perspective on measurement. It is a paradigm shift, something that happens very rarely.”

-- Daniele Struppa, Chapman University

“Best article ever on Gross Output.”  -- George Gilder

“It is brilliant. Write more.” -- Newt Gingrich

On Tuesday, April 24, the Wall Street Journal published my opinion editorial, “If GDP Lags, Watch the Economy GO,” about how the supply chain grew much faster than GDP in the fourth quarter of 2017, suggesting that the economy is picking up steam.

You can read the article here. It is also available at

Gross output (GO) measures spending at all stages of production. Unlike gross domestic product (GDP), it includes the value of the supply chain. It rose 4.6% in the fourth quarter, much faster than 2.9% for GDP. The Bureau of Economic Analysis, which measures GO and GDP every quarter, may underestimate GO growth, since the federal agency does not include all spending at the wholesale and retail trade level. When you include those, adjusted GO grew 5.6% in real terms. And business-to-business (B2B) spending increased a real 9%!

GO also has predictive power. It suggests that the first-quarter estimate of GDP will be much higher than the consensus number of 2%. We will find out on Friday.

3 Years… 76 Stocks… 207% Average Gains

For most Americans, $8,774 is a lot of money. Especially if you’re pulling in this much (on average) every single month. And that’s exactly what a small group of investors who tested out the “5-Star Stock System” had the opportunity to make over three years.

Put another way, investing $2,000 in every single stock the system recommended would’ve generated a whopping $315,856! Click here now to learn more about this breakthrough trading system, and how you can use it to add nearly nine thousand dollars to your portfolio every month.

Click Here Now!
GO: Comparison to Amazon

The response has been largely positive to my article. In addition to the comments above, here’s an interesting perspective from a New York bond trader: “Making the Opinion page of the Wall Street Journal is an awesome accomplishment... Really, congratulations! The article is very well written and argues the point well. It is funny to me, the GO measurement seems so clear that it needs little defending. As is always the case, the private sector figured it out well before the government... ask the world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos, how good of an indicator profits (GDP) are vs. revenues (GO)! He figured out long ago there is no need to worry about profits as long as you can grow revenue (and Wall Street is willing to keep writing checks along the way)... and every tech initial public offering (IPO)... who needs profits? Investors nowadays seem to be happy to measure success only by revenue. But, as you pointed out, the increase in revenue, if consistent, will usually manifest itself in profit (Amazon chose instead to keep plowing it back into growth) and when they eventually choose to “harvest” they became unstoppable. This is the new Economic Model!”
Another analyst responded: “I get the Amazon metaphor, but I wonder if it explains it adequately. It might be better to use a less specific simile, after an explanation of what GO is, and how it relates to GDP. Then you can illustrate it by saying, It is rather like the relationship between a corporation’s operating costs and its return to shareholders: a lot goes on in any business before its owners get any benefit.”


5 Ways to Save Your Account BEFORE the Market Gets Ugly

Do you know how to tell before the bottom drops out of the market? In this brand new, FREE, e-book, you’ll learn five tips, tools and strategies that can keep you from costly losses during dips and corrections... and save your account before a meltdown.

Get the full story by downloading 5 Tips for Overcoming Market Volatility. Because not only will these strategies let you sleep soundly at night... they will keep your money growing while they’re protecting it!

Click Here Now!

A commercial property developer wrote, “Congratulations, Mark! Your long and cogent arguments I first encountered years ago in your seminal The Structure of Production, building originally on Hayek's brilliant insights, have been immensely successful. We are now witnessing some truly beneficial progress in the study of economics.” 

He compared GDP to the final score in baseball game and GO to the box score, which includes how the game was played and how the final score was achieved. You need to know both to understand what happened, and what the future is for each team and player. Good comparison.

For more information on GO, go to

Upcoming Appearances

The MoneyShow Las Vegas, May 14-16, 2018, Bally’s: I’ll be making a main stage appearance, followed by several breakout sessions on technology, high income and sound economics. Other speakers include Ralph AcamporaJohn BuckinghamMarilyn CohenJeff HirschGary ShillingKelley Wright and my wife Jo Ann. For more information, call 1-800-970-4355 or go to

You Blew It!

Ben Franklin Identifies the “Way to Wealth” in Three Simple Words
By Mark Skousen
Editor, Forecasts & Strategies

“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest.” -- Poor Richard’s Almanac

I appeared as Benjamin Franklin, founding father extraordinaire and the founder of the American enterprise system, before the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) last Saturday, April 21. 

Gena Lofton and Paul Wendee are shown with me appearing as Ben Franklin.

Most people know of Franklin’s rags-to-riches story in his autobiography. But how did he keep his wealth from being decimated during times of war, depression, runaway inflation and illness? In "The Compleated Autobiography," which my wife and I compiled and edited, Franklin reports how he suffered and survived major financial setbacks during the final 30 years of his eventful life.

Fortunately, he practiced what he preached, and had over the years garnered considerable assets through frugality and economy -- in stocks, bonds, bank accounts and rental properties. 

His motto was “In prosperous fortunes, be modest and wise, so you are prepared for ill winds that may come your way.”

Many states have a “rainy day fund” to help them out when the boom times turn into a bust. Investors should have the same -- safe funds to draw upon if troubled times and bear markets occur.

To quote Franklin, “There is much revenue in frugality, and no revenue is sufficient without economy.” If only our government leaders understood this principle!

Franklin Quoted 17 Times in “Maxims”!

Franklin ended up a rich man when he died at the age of 84 in 1790. He said that when he died, he hoped people would not remember him for his wealth, but that he “lived usefully.”

In 1757, he wrote a pamphlet, “The Way to Wealth,” that has been reprinted many times. In it he wrote, “The way to wealth is as simple as the way to market.” He said it depended on three words: industry, frugality and prudence. “He that gets all he can honestly, and saves all he can, will certainly become rich.” 

But to stay rich, you must develop the virtue of prudence. “Experience keeps a dear school, but fools will learn in no other.”

I quote Franklin 17 times in my “Maxims of Wall Street” -- he offers much sage advice for today’s investors. One of my favorites is: “Genius without education is like silver in the mine.” To be successful financially, you must stay informed and know the signs of the times.

There’s much wisdom in these “Maxims of Wall Street.” I urge you to get a copy or read a line or two each day. Commodity guru Dennis Gartman has a copy on his desk and refers to it often in his newsletter. It has been endorsed by Warren Buffett, Jack Bogle, Richard Band and Alex Green, who says it is destined to be a classic.

It also makes an excellent gift to friends, clients and colleagues. I encourage people to buy several copies -- you pay only $20 for the first copy and all additional copies are only $10 each. I sign each book and pay the postage. If you buy a whole box (32 copies), you pay only $300 postpaid.

It now is in its 5th edition and has sold over 25,000 copies. When you receive your copy, you'll know why.

To order "Maxims," call Harold at Ensign Publishing, toll-free 1-866-254-2057, or go to (For orders from outside the United States, call Harold for a quote on additional shipping charges.)

Good Investing, AEIOU,

Mark Skousen

Mark Skousen
Presidential Fellow, Chapman University
Newsletter and trading services
Personal website

Mark Skousen

About Mark Skousen, Ph.D.:

Mark Skousen is an investment advisor, professional economist, university professor, author of more than 20 books, and founder of the annual FreedomFest conference. For the past 35+ years, Dr. Skousen has been investment director of the award-winning newsletter, Forecasts & Strategies. He also serves as investment director of four trading services: TNT Trader, Five Star Trader, High-Income Alert, and Fast Money Alert.
To ensure future delivery of Eagle Financial Publication and Mark Skousen emails please add to your address book or contact list.  View this email in your web browser.

This email was sent to  because you are subscribed to Mark Skousen's Investor CAFÉ . To unsubscribe please click here.

If you have questions, please send them to Customer Service.

Legal Disclaimer: Any and all communications from Eagle Products, LLC. employees should not be considered advice on finances. Although our employees may answer your general customer service questions, they are not licensed under securities laws to address your particular investment situation. No communication by our employees to you should be deemed as personalized advice on finances.

Eagle Financial Publications - Eagle Products, LLC. - a Caron Broadcasting Company
300 New Jersey Ave. NW, Suite 500 | Washington, D.C. 20001


All titles, content, publisher names, trademarks, artwork, and associated imagery are trademarks and/or copyright material of their respective owners. All rights reserved. The Spam Archive website contains material for general information purposes only. It has been written for the purpose of providing information and historical reference containing in the main instances of business or commercial spam.

Many of the messages in Spamdex's archive contain forged headers in one form or another. The fact that an email claims to have come from one email address or another does not mean it actually originated at that address! Please use spamdex responsibly.

Yes YOU! Get INVOLVED - Send in your spam and report offenders

Create a rule in outlook or simply forward the junk email you receive to | See contributors

Google + Spam 2010- 2017 Spamdex - The Spam Archive for the internet. unsolicited electric messages (spam) archived for posterity. Link to us and help promote Spamdex as a means of forcing Spammers to re-think the amount of spam they send us.

The Spam Archive - Chronicling spam emails into readable web records index for all time

Please contact us with any comments or questions at Spam Archive is a non-profit library of thousands of spam email messages sent to a single email address. A number of far-sighted people have been saving all their spam and have put it online. This is a valuable resource for anyone writing Bayesian filters. The Spam Archive is building a digital library of Internet spam. Your use of the Archive is subject to the Archive's Terms of Use. All emails viewed are copyright of the respected companies or corporations. Thanks to Benedict Sykes for assisting with tech problems and Google Indexing, ta Ben.

Our inspiration is the "Internet Archive" USA. "Libraries exist to preserve society's cultural artefacts and to provide access to them. If libraries are to continue to foster education and scholarship in this era of digital technology, it's essential for them to extend those functions into the digital world." This is our library of unsolicited emails from around the world. See Spamdex is in no way associated though. Supporters and members of Helping rid the internet of spam, one email at a time. Working with Inernet Aware to improve user knowlegde on keeping safe online. Many thanks to all our supporters including Vanilla Circus for providing SEO advice and other content syndication help | Link to us | Terms | Privacy | Cookies | Complaints | Copyright | Spam emails / ICO | Spam images | Sitemap | All hosting and cloud migration by Cloudworks.

Important: Users take note, this is Spamdex - The Spam Archive for the internet. Some of the pages indexed could contain offensive language or contain fraudulent offers. If an offer looks too good to be true it probably is! Please tread, carefully, all of the links should be fine. Clicking I agree means you agree to our terms and conditions. We cannot be held responsible etc etc.

The Spam Archive - Chronicling spam emails into readable web records

The Glass House | London | SW19 8AE |
Spamdex is a digital archive of unsolicited electronic mail 4.9 out of 5 based on reviews
Spamdex - The Spam Archive Located in London, SW19 8AE. Phone: 08000 0514541.