The Motley Fool

Matt Smith

Former investment manager and market junkie with over 20 years of investing experience, Matt hails from Sydney Australia. He earned a Master of Business Law from the University of Sydney and has been helping investors achieve their goals for over a decade. His focus is on commodities, cannabis, infrastructure and emerging markets, notably in South America where he currently resides. When not studying the markets, he can be found relaxing with his dogs and practising Spanish.

The Stock Picker’s Guide to Crescent Point Energy for 2014

Crescent Point will continue to perform strongly despite declining U.S. demand for light crude. More »

Baytex’s Big Gamble on the Eagle Ford Shale

Baytex's big bet on the Eagle Ford shale is a game changer for the company More »

How Will the U.S. Shale Oil Boom Impact Canada’s Oil Patch?

The U.S. shale oil boom is set to hit Canada's light oil producers hard More »

The Stock Picker’s Guide to Barrick Gold for 2014

Is the gold stock turning things around? More »

The Stock Picker’s Guide to Imperial Oil in 2014

This consistent performer should continue to deliver in 2014. More »

3 Top Picks From Canada’s Oil Patch for 2014

The industry faces many challenges, but also holds plenty of opportunity if you know where to look. More »

Should You Sell Penn West Petroleum?

There's no relief in sight for shareholders. More »

One Contrarian Pick for 2014

The future looks golden for this miner. More »

What to Expect From Talisman Energy in 2014

It may be a long and rocky road for investors. More »

How Risky Are Canada’s Banks?

Our big banks have performed well, but could they be due for a collapse? More »