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Gold Outshone Bitcoin In October

| November 29, 2018 | 0 Comments
Gold Outshone Bitcoin In October

Bitcoin has long been seen as an asset that rivals gold as a hedge during stock volatility. It tends to zig when the market zags, it’s scarce but in a known quantity, and it’s easy to store, keep track of, and transfer. When the stock market ended its nearly decade-long bull run last month, gold futures […]

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Clean Energy On The Blockchain?

| September 13, 2018 | 0 Comments
Clean Energy On The Blockchain?

We are privileged to live in an era where renewable, clean energy sources are a very real option. Over eight in ten people globally now believe that the world should be powered completely from renewable sources. Still, nearly all of our main sources for energy originate from fossil fuels, coal, and natural gas with renewables accounting just […]

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Expert Sees Gold Prices Passing $10,000 If Investors Panic

| September 4, 2018 | 1 Comment
Expert Sees Gold Prices Passing $10,000 If Investors Panic

Gold prices have been under pressure lately but still showing signs of life as they brush off the latest economic data. Investors are betting against the yellow metal in mass, but time may be running out for the shorts, depending on how quickly things change. Daniel Oliver of Myrmikan Research, who writes extensively about credit bubbles and economic […]

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The Peak Gold Problem Is Very Very Real

| July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Peak Gold Problem Is Very Very Real

Another day passes – and gold stays flat. . . It’s the most Frustrating thing to watch as the price of gold drifts sideways – I Grind My Teeth Often Over It. I know what’s causing it too – At Least I Think I Do – and that’s the worst thing about it. The recent soaring dollar and the Temporarily tightening central banks worldwide aren’t […]

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Why Gold Could Be About To Soar – Hint It Has Little To Due With The Fed

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
Why Gold Could Be About To Soar – Hint It Has Little To Due With The Fed

In June 1884, a local farmer named Jan Gerritt Bantjes discovered gold on his property in a quiet corner of the South African Republic. Though no one had any idea at the time, Bantjes’ farm was located on a vast geological formation known as the Witwatersrand Basin… which just happens to contain the world’s largest known gold […]

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Perfect Time To Buy Gold?

| April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments
Perfect Time To Buy Gold?

Should you be buying gold (GLD) right now? With all this crazy market volatility, is it a good idea? If you look at the monthly chart of gold, it’s about to complete an inverted head and shoulders pattern. And if it does, we should see prices trend higher. What’s interesting about a break higher in […]

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Energy Not Adding Up

| April 3, 2018 | 0 Comments
Energy Not Adding Up

A barrel of oil, West Texas Intermediate, currently fetches $65 per barrel, that is a fairly decent price looking back over the past three years. Brent is closer to $70. Still a far cry from $100+ price prior to mid-2014 but also materially above the $30 trough of Q1 2016. Yet, the majority of energy […]

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Crucial Resolutions Ahead For Gold And Silver

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments
Crucial Resolutions Ahead For Gold And Silver

Silver News Relatively, last week for silver was stronger than it was for gold, a good sign in the short-term. Meanwhile, the gold to silver ratio fell back slightly towards 80. For the week as a whole, silver closed as of final trade on the COMEX at $16.47, a 0.1% decrease of only $0.02. As […]

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T. Boone Pickens’ New ETF And 7 Most Undervalued Stocks

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments
T. Boone Pickens’ New ETF And 7 Most Undervalued Stocks

T. Boone Pickens’ New ETF T. Boone Pickens is a legend in the American energy industry. He has been labeled a ‘wildcatter’, a financier, a takeover operator, a real-life JR Ewing, and a corporate raider. His diversified career has spanned over 60 years and at the age of 89, he is still active. Pickens started […]

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Chesapeake Energy Corporation Stock Plunges Amid New Fracking Regulations

| March 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Chesapeake Energy Corporation Stock Plunges Amid New Fracking Regulations

Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) stock skidded on Wednesday, continuing the downtrend it’s been on since after the initial positive burst following the Q4 earnings release. Investors were initially pleased with those results, but analysts soon talked them down by debating the topic of asset sales. Chesapeake Energy stock tumbled more than 7% in heavy volumes in intraday […]

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