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The $10 Trillion Resource North Korea Can’t Tap

| September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments
The $10 Trillion Resource North Korea Can’t Tap

North Korea may not have proved petroleum reserves, but it’s estimated that the secluded belligerent nation sits on reserves of more than 200 minerals—including rare earth minerals—worth an estimated up to US$10 trillion. Of course, there are no official reports on how much North Korea’s mineral wealth really is, but according to rough estimates from earlier this […]

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Gold Breaks Through Resistance Level & Continues Rising

| September 14, 2017 | 0 Comments
Gold Breaks Through Resistance Level & Continues Rising

Several important factors are affecting demand for gold, and the price of gold accordingly. For starters, tensions with North Korea are looming large. Various experts are cautioning that the price of gold could surge to record levels – as high as $10,000 per ounce, owing to an imminent war with North Korea. Whether this comes to pass […]

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6 Myths About Precious Metals (And The Facts)

| September 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
6 Myths About Precious Metals (And The Facts)

Note From Kalen: I have limited knowledge in the precious metal arena. So I’m happy to bring on Stefan Gleason, President of Money Metals Exchange, to take some common myths, and replace them with the facts. Check it out! Gold attracts its fair share of detractors, but the most common objections to gold as money, and […]

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3 Gold Stocks To Buy As The Fed Tightens

| September 7, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Gold Stocks To Buy As The Fed Tightens

These gold stocks could help you shine up your portfolio What the Federal Reserve says and what the Federal Reserve does are not always the same thing. The central bank has thus far failed to raise interest rates as quickly as it had indicated last year, and now the market is starting to really doubt […]

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World Powers Are Stockpiling Gold

| August 29, 2017 | 0 Comments
World Powers Are Stockpiling Gold

Last week, I talked about my husband’s adventure in the emergency room with his collapsed lung. Let me say that it’s not an experience I would wish on anyone. But as doctors and nurses were rushing about preparing the chest tube and snapping X-rays, there was one person who I wasn’t worried about in this chaos. […]

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How Silver Can Pay You Dividends

| August 10, 2017 | 0 Comments
How Silver Can Pay You Dividends

Silver straddles the line between a precious metal and an expensive industrial commodity. The vast majority of gold (over 85%) is used for jewelry and bullion, which makes it rather immune to recessions.   Silver, on the other hand, while still used for jewelry and bullion, has industrial uses for its majority demand, so its price tends […]

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4 Gold Stocks That May Be Due For A Surprise Breakout

4 Gold Stocks That May Be Due For A Surprise Breakout

Recent metals volatility is based on technical factors, which implies future upside for gold stocks Are gold stocks primed for another leg up? On surface level, that notion seems utterly ridiculous. The yellow metal’s spot price fell 1% to close last week, while it has lost roughly 4% of its value since June 6. Because […]

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Why The World’s Billionaire Investors Buy Precious Metals

Why The World’s Billionaire Investors Buy Precious Metals

There are always lessons that can be learned from the “smart money”. Unlike regular investors, billionaire money managers like Ray Dalio and Stan Druckenmiller are professional investors. They have entire institutional teams at their disposal, dive deep into the nuances and complexities of the market, and spend every waking moment of their lives thinking about […]

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7 Gold Stocks Under $7 That Could Glitter This Year

7 Gold Stocks Under $7 That Could Glitter This Year

These cheap gold stocks trade for less than a value meal While the recent win for centrist Emmanuel Macron in the French election took some of the pressure off the world’s geopolitical environment, things are still kind of dicey out there. Slowing growth, rising tensions and overall overpriced equities are just some of the risks […]

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The Fed’s Caution Is A Boost For Gold

The Fed’s Caution Is A Boost For Gold

The Federal Open Market Committee met today, and the Federal Reserve has stayed its hand once again. With U.S. economic readings beginning to fluctuate, and signs of slowing growth beginning to emerge, holding interest rates at current levels is a prudent move for the Fed. Unfortunately for the U.S. dollar, this hint at caution from […]

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