Stansberry Society Event – Dallas

Join Us! When: May 31 2014 Where: Downtown Dallas Texas

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We are looking forward to seeing you at S&A’s investment research conference in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, May 31, 2014 at the AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House. When you are ready to register your attendance for the conference, please click on the orange “Register Now” button located at the top or bottom of this site. To learn more about this conference, see below.

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Event Speakers


T. Boone Pickens – Keynote

T. Boone Pickens is a legendary oil and gas entrepreneur who has become the nation's most effective energy expert. Mr. Pickens is on a mission to enhance U.S. energy policies to lessen the nation's dependence on OPEC oil – a reliance that he views as the greatest threat to America's national security and economic well-being. Truly an American success story, Mr. Pickens grew from humbling beginnings in Depression-era Holdenville, Oklahoma to become one of the nation's most successful businessmen, gracing the cover of Time, Fortune, and virtually every other major business publication in America. He chronicles the lessons he learned during the journey in his best-selling 2008 autobiography The First Billion Is the Hardest: Reflections on a Life of Comebacks and America's Energy Future. Ranked by Forbes as one of the world's richest people, Mr. Pickens also is an innovative, committed philanthropist who has donated nearly $1 billion to charity.


Alex Jones

Alex Jones is the host of The Alex Jones Show which is a nationally syndicated news/talk show based out of Austin, TX. The show is syndicated by the Genesis Communication Network on over 60 AM and FM radio stations across the United States. Alex is an internationally recognized veteran broadcaster, documentary filmmaker, and investigative journalist. He has been featured as a prominent figure of the 9/11 Truth Movement in such publications as The New York Times, Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone Magazine and Popular Mechanics. He has appeared on Good Morning America, The View, 20/20 Downtown, 60 Minutes, The Discovery Channel, The History Channel, Fox News and CNN.


Porter Stansberry

Porter Stansberry founded Stansberry & Associates Investment Research in 1999 with the firm’s flagship newsletter, Stansberry’s Investment Advisory. Porter is well-known for doing some of the most important – and often controversial – work in the financial advisory business. Since he launched Stansberry’s Investment Advisory, his string of accurate forecasts has made his advisory one of the most widely read in the world and has helped his readers both avoid catastrophe and make incredible gains.


Matt Badiali

Matt Badiali is the editor of the S&A Resource Report, a monthly advisory focused on investments in energy, metals, and other natural resources. Besides his S&A advisory, Matt is also a guest editor for our exclusive Phase 1 Investor research service. His work with Phase 1 has led to incredible gains as well, including ATAC Resources (598%) and Rainy River Resources (183%)


Bill Murphy

Bill Murphy is the chairman and director of GATA (Gold Anti-trust Action Committee), which was founded on Bill's suspicions of collusion among larger financial institutions to suppress the price of precious metals. Bill believes the price of gold is artificially low and has spent years lobbying the U.S. government to investigate market manipulation in the gold market.


Cactus Schroeder

Cactus Schroeder has been drilling for oil in Texas for more than 30 years. He owns his own oil exploration company, Chisholm Exploration. Chisholm focuses on the Permian Basin around Abilene, Texas and Chisolm averages 2,000 barrels of production per day. Cactus was featured on a Discovery Channel show called "Wildcatters," which was based on 3 people searching for oil and gas in areas other than oil fields.


David B. Collum

David Collum is a professor and chair of the chemistry and chemical biology department at Cornell University. He authors an annual macroeconomic assessment titled "The Year in Review," which gives one of the best synopses of anything that mattered in the markets during the previous 12 months. His blog has appeared in popular websites such as Zero Hedge and Peak Prosperity.


James Altucher

James Altucher is an American hedge fund manager, entrepreneur, and bestselling author of books including I Was Blind But Now I See and Choose Yourself. He has founded or cofounded over 20 companies, including Reset Inc. and StockPickr LLC and claims to have failed at 17 of them. He has written over 200 columns for The Financial Times and has written for TheStreet.com, Forbes, Yahoo Finance and Fidelity.com. Mr. Altucher regularly appears on CNBC, Fox News, Fox Business, and CNN Radio and he publishes the popular blog, Altucher Confidential.


Louis James

Louis James is Chief Metals & Mining Investment Strategist at Casey Research. Louis James' background in physics, economics, and technical writing prepared him well for his role as senior editor of the International Speculator and Casey Investment Alert. Like Doug Casey, Louis constantly travels the world, visiting highly prospective geological targets, grilling management and company geologists, and interviewing natives in a variety of languages to find out what they really think (he's fluent in French and Spanish, and speaks a little German and Russian). He evaluates dozens of companies every month, conducts due diligence of only the best, and then brings only those most likely to provide rapid high returns to his subscribers’ attention. Louis also reads all the press releases, financial statements, and an enormous quantity of related information to keep track of all of our mineral companies and has become something of a walking database.


Rick Rule

Mr. Rule has dedicated his entire adult life to many aspects of natural resource securities investing. In addition to the knowledge and experience gained in a long and focused career, he has a worldwide network of contacts in the natural resource and finance worlds. As Director, President, and Chief Executive Officer of Sprott US Holdings, Inc., Mr. Rule leads a highly skilled team of earth science and finance professionals who enjoy a worldwide reputation for resource investment management.


Brent Cook

Brent Cook is an economic geologist and mining analyst who has been involved in the minerals exploration and mining business for 34 years. During this time he has evaluated and valued grassroots through feasibility stage projects involving nearly all deposit types in over 60 countries. In 1997 he got tired of promoters making all the money on questionable properties while he was left standing soaking wet in the jungle and joined Rick Rule at Global Resource Investments (now Sprott-Global). He was principal mining analyst at Global until going independent again in 2002. Since 2002 he has been an independent analyst and advisor to several investment funds and high net worth individuals. He is also author of the investment letter Exploration Insights that covers the mining sector, focusing on what he is buying, selling and avoiding with his own money.


Leslie Haines

Leslie Haines is editor in chief of Oil and Gas Investor magazine who began her journalism career in 1980 in Williston, North Dakota, at the Williston Daily Herald. She became the energy and business reporter for the Midland Reporter-Telegram in Midland, Texas, in 1982 and 1983. She joined Hart Energy Publishing in Denver in late 1983 as a copy editor. Soon thereafter she began writing for Western Oil and Gas World . In 1985, she joined the staff of Oil and Gas Investor magazine. She was named managing editor two years later and became editor in January 1992. In November 1992 the IPAA awarded Leslie with the 2nd Annual Lloyd Unsell Award for Excellence in Petroleum Journalism. She is a former president of the Houston Producers’ Forum and is on the board of the Houston Energy Finance Discussion Group.


Jefferey Phillips

Jefferey Phillips serves as the President of Global Market Development in San Diego, California. Global Market Development has had great success assisting numerous public and private companies achieve their corporate and financial goals. Jeff and his team advise many public companies and helps migrate them to the next level of inspired corporate development and industry leadership. Some of those companies have included Smith & Wesson, Contango Oil & Gas, Standard Silver Resources, Hasbro, Ultra Petroleum among many others. Jeff is a board member of Quest Uranium Corporation, Animas Resources and Rare Element Resources.

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Getting There…

Travel Arrangements

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The closest airport is the Dallas/Ft. Worth International Airport, which is approximately 20 miles from downtown Dallas.

If you plan to drive to the AT&T Performing Arts Center (2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201) on Saturday, please click on the following link for information about parking: Parking at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.

Frequently Asked Questions

Will there be any opportunities during the event to receive individual investment advice?

This event is for educational purposes only. Our presenters are unable to provide you with personalized investment advice and their presentations will not take into consideration your specific investment objectives, financial situation, or particular needs.

Are travel costs such as hotel or airfare included?

Travel costs are not included, so it will be necessary to make your own travel arrangements. Please refer to the “Travel” tab for helpful travel information.

There is a wide range of hotels in Dallas in terms of room rates, amenities, and proximity to the AT&T Performing Arts Center. All of the hotels below are located within 1 mile of the AT&T Performing Arts Center:

The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas (2121 McKinney Ave, Dallas, TX 75201) is a luxury hotel with full amenities located in a desirable part of downtown Dallas which is convenient to the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Call the Ritz Carlton at 1-800-542-8680 for reservations.

Rosewood Crescent Hotel (400 Crescent Court, Dallas, TX 75201) is a luxury hotel with full amenities located in a desirable part of downtown Dallas which is across the street from The Ritz-Carlton and equally convenient to the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Call their Central Reservations Office at 888-767-3966 for more details.

Dallas Marriott City Center Hotel (650 N. Pearl Street, TX 75201) is an economical, business hotel without full amenities. It is located very close to the AT&T Performing Arts Center but its location may be considered slightly less desirable for accommodations compared to The Ritz-Carlton and Rosewood Crescent. Call Marriott Reservations at 800-228-9290 for more details.