Patrick Donohue

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  • Adding Gold to Your Portfolio

    By Patrick Donohue - October 28, 2012 | Tickers: ABX, FNV, GG, SLV, NEM, GLD

    We've all witnessed the surge gold has made in price over the last few years.  With central banks continuing to print money, and interest rates at all time lows, it's hard to see a reason for that trend to end.  We can all see the signs of inflation all around us, even if it's not being admitted by the governments behind the policies that are creating it more »

  • Refining Your Portfolio

    By Patrick Donohue - October 24, 2012 | Tickers: HFC, MPC, TSO, VLO

    Holly Frontier (NYSE: HFC) is an independent oil refiner and wholesale marketer of refined petroleum products.  They currently operate five refineries in the southwestern and Rocky mountain area of the United States, with a total crude oil processing capacity of 443,000 barrels per day.  They also own a 44% stake in Jolly Energy Partners, a master limited partnership, that owns and operates petroleum logistics assets including pipelines, terminals and more »