first_img I’m sure you’ll agree that’s quite the statement from Motley Fool Co-Founder Tom Gardner.But since our US analyst team first recommended shares in this unique tech stock back in 2016, the value has soared.What’s more, we firmly believe there’s still plenty of upside in its future. In fact, even throughout the current coronavirus crisis, its performance has been beating Wall St expectations.And right now, we’re giving you a chance to discover exactly what has got our analysts all fired up about this niche industry phenomenon, in our FREE special report, A Top US Share From The Motley Fool. Our 6 ‘Best Buys Now’ Shares Renowned stock-picker Mark Rogers and his analyst team at The Motley Fool UK have named 6 shares that they believe UK investors should consider buying NOW.So if you’re looking for more stock ideas to try and best position your portfolio today, then it might be a good day for you. Because we’re offering a full 33% off your first year of membership to our flagship share-tipping service, backed by our ‘no quibbles’ 30-day subscription fee refund guarantee. See all posts by Royston Wild “This Stock Could Be Like Buying Amazon in 1997” Click here to claim your copy now — and we’ll tell you the name of this Top US Share… free of charge! Royston Wild | Wednesday, 5th August, 2020 | More on: FRES LLOY Anyone following the Lloyds (LSE: LLOY) share price over the past decade will know the chances of making a million here are slim to none. They’ll know the FTSE 100 bank’s share price has collapsed in this time (by 60% to be exact). The chances of a mighty rebound any time soon are less than remote too, given the poor outlook for the UK economy.Investors in the last decade could at least take consolation in some mighty FTSE 100-beating dividend yields at Lloyds. But now payouts have been suspended in the wake of the Covid-19 crisis on instruction from the Bank of England. The tough economic picture means Lloyds may also struggle to resurrect its payout policy even when Threadneedle Street green lights the payment of dividends from UK banks.5G is here – and shares of this ‘sleeping giant’ could be a great way for you to potentially profit!According to one leading industry firm, the 5G boom could create a global industry worth US$12.3 TRILLION out of thin air…And if you click here we’ll show you something that could be key to unlocking 5G’s full potential…Leaving Lloyds  on the shelfI certainly won’t be buying the Lloyds share price any time soon. Last week, it announced it’s so far set aside an eye-watering £3.8bn worth of impairments because of what it called “a significant deterioration in forward looking economic outlook” following the Covid-19 outbreak.This might not be the end of the matter either. The twin threats of a prolonged coronavirus hangover and a damaging no-deal Brexit loom on the horizon. Why take a gamble with ‘the Black Horse bank’ when there are so many better UK shares to invest in today? It’s not as if Lloyds’s share price is that cheap either. Right now, it commands a forward price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio north of 30 times.A better FTSE 100 share to make a million withAn environment of low interest rates threatens to crush profits at Lloyds in this new decade. But the same can’t be said for UK shares involved in the production of precious metals. This is why I’d rather load up on shares of FTSE 100 silver miner Fresnillo (LSE: FRES) today. Silver prices have just breached the $25 per ounce marker to hit fresh seven-year highs, pulling Fresnillo’s share price to its highest since May 2018.Yet the Footsie company still looks quite cheap on paper, and certainly compared with Lloyds. At the current prices, Fresnillo a forward price-to-earnings growth (PEG) ratio of just 0.6. This valuation is far too cheap given the multitude of macroeconomic factors that should drive precious metals prices well into the decade and with it profits at the FTSE 100 digger.You might think the chances of making a million with Fresnillo are remote. But history shows us that buyers of UK shares can make a fortune by building a well-balanced portfolio of quality stocks. Based on the proven rate of return that average long-term investors can make today, someone investing £200 a month in shares from the age of 25 until they retire at 65 can expect to make a cool £1.1m.So forget about duds like Lloyds and buy cheap, quality shares like Fresnillo in an ISA following the stock market crash. It’s not the only brilliant blue-chip I’d buy today to try and make a million though…center_img You won’t make a million with the Lloyds share price! But investing in this FTSE 100 share may do it Simply click below to discover how you can take advantage of this. 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