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Through Its Purchase Of Gold, China Is Sending The U.S. A Major Warning

| May 9, 2019 | 0 Comments
Through Its Purchase Of Gold, China Is Sending The U.S. A Major Warning

China announced yesterday that they increased their central gold reserves by 480,000 oz (approx 14.9 tonnes) in April, noting that this is the fifth straight month of increases.  The announcement also noted this brings Chinese reserves to 61.1 million ounces with a value of $78.35 billion USD, as of the end of April. This is an old story to regular readers […]

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4 Reasons Why Silver Has Been Dropping

| May 2, 2019 | 0 Comments
4 Reasons Why Silver Has Been Dropping

Silver bulls have been confounded lately by the metal’s inability to get up off the floor and run.  There are lots of reasons why silver should go higher.  After all, we are at prices only slightly higher than they were after fallback from the Hunt brothers trying to corner the silver market back in 1980. You’d think […]

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Gold Dropped Below 1280 & Appears To Be Staying There

| April 25, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gold Dropped Below 1280 & Appears To Be Staying There

International gold prices dropped below 1280 on April 16. We’ve been pointing at the 1285/1280 price area as important support for a long time, as history shows it is significant time and again. This is the 1-year chart of GLD, with the red line indicating the GLD equivalent of the 1280/1285 price. You can see […]

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Is Buffett Wrong About Gold?

| March 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
Is Buffett Wrong About Gold?

If you asked 100 random people today who in their opinion is the most known investor, probably 70 would mention Warren Buffet, the icon of investing in stocks. The legend that has been built around the “Oracle of Omaha” over the last 40 years is indeed impressive. While I very often agree with his views regarding, […]

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Gold Retakes 1300 Amid Rising Uncertainty

| March 14, 2019 | 0 Comments
Gold Retakes 1300 Amid Rising Uncertainty

As you know, gold dropped down through 1300 two weeks ago.  That gave gold bulls a mild heart attack because the story for gold rising includes a little bit about “rising.”  Not “falling.”  A touch of a difference there. And 1300 is a key pivot point for gold; it can’t go up without staying above 1300 (just to drive […]

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Palladium – More Precious Than Gold!

| March 7, 2019 | 0 Comments
Palladium – More Precious Than Gold!

  In 1803, a bright and ambitious chemist disrupted the world by discovering a rare and lustrous silvery white metal. This man was W.H Wollaston, and he named this metal Palladium, after the asteroid of Pallas that was discovered two months prior to his discovery. Palladium has been used as a precious metal in jewelry since […]

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The Reason Why Silver Is In ‘No Mans Land’

| February 28, 2019 | 0 Comments
The Reason Why Silver Is In ‘No Mans Land’

Today marks a moment in history for your friendly Gold Enthusiast. Due to increasing requests, we’re starting coverage of the world of silver as well as gold.  Because we want to make this as easy for you as possible we’ll be covering gold Monday – Wednesday – Friday, and silver Tuesday – Thursday.  So if you’re only […]

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Has The Gold Bull Run Already Started?

| January 17, 2019 | 0 Comments
Has The Gold Bull Run Already Started?

Seems like every day brings an article by another analyst asking if the next gold bull run has already started.  Or is about to…  Your friendly Gold Enthusiast believes it has, but as with the start of all bull markets, one needs to be careful. As the old traders say, everything is timing. Put all your money in […]

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5 Tests To Confirm Whether Your Gold Or Silver Bullions Are Fake Or Not

| December 20, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Tests To Confirm Whether Your Gold Or Silver Bullions Are Fake Or Not

As long as gold has been a precious metal, there have been unethical people who try to counterfeit it. As long as they’re manufactured by approved refiners and sold by reputable dealers, you’re assured of their reliability and quality. However, fake bullion does exist, and it’s more common than you may think. Below, you’ll learn […]

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5 Precious Metals Stocks To Buy

| December 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
5 Precious Metals Stocks To Buy

These precious metals stocks to buy are on a discount U.S. equities got a taste of hope Wednesday thanks to ongoing hopes of a possible U.S.-China trade deal after Chinese officials seem to be giving ground. First there were reports earlier in the week that Beijing was ready to relax import tariffs on American-made cars. […]

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