Tag: gold and silver

5 Mining ETFs That Stand Out Amid The Volatility

| September 26, 2019 | 0 Comments
5 Mining ETFs That Stand Out Amid The Volatility

Not all mining ETFs are alike, and over the near term, some are worth the risk, while others should be left alone It has been a mixed year for mining exchange-traded funds. Investors that have embraced industrial miners ETFs or those mininig ETFs featuring a mix of industrial and precious metals have endured middling returns […]

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Gold To Silver Ratio Drops As Silver Gains In Value

Gold To Silver Ratio Drops As Silver Gains In Value

One of the most reliable indicators to buy silver is looking at the gold to silver ratio over time. This means dividing the spot price of gold by the spot price of silver. The rule relies on the assumption that there is more or less a fixed amount of gold and silver on the planet. So their […]

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4 Gold And Silver Stocks That Are Soaring

4 Gold And Silver Stocks That Are Soaring

The markets overall are in the green on Thursday, including the gold and silver stocks Global equities are pushing higher on Thursday, with U.S. large-caps hitting new record highs as the Federal Reserve continues its dovish turn. On Wednesday, in its latest policy announcement, the central bank laid the groundwork for a likely rate cut […]

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Is This Often-Overlooked Gold Sector About To Take Off?

| June 20, 2019 | 0 Comments
Is This Often-Overlooked Gold Sector About To Take Off?

Do you remember what happened to the price of gold in 2011? It was a banner year for commodities as the US Dollar was down and demand from China was soaring. But perhaps no commodity had a more memorable run that year than gold. If you remember, central banks around the world were buying gold […]

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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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Franco-Nevada: A Great Portfolio Hedge Going Forward

| October 18, 2018 | 0 Comments
Franco-Nevada: A Great Portfolio Hedge Going Forward

Exposure to gold serves as a hedge against volatility in a diversified portfolio, and Franco-Nevada Corporation (ticker: FNV) offers investors one of the safest ways to get that exposure. Gold vs Bonds for Portfolio Protection Gold and bonds often compete for the same slot in a portfolio. Traditional portfolios have much larger exposure to bonds, […]

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5 Gold And Silver Stocks On The Table

5 Gold And Silver Stocks On The Table

The breakdown in the Dow Jones suggests more downside to come. Crawl into these commodities stocks to keep your head clear. Stocks are bouncing around the unchanged line on Friday as investors contend with the drama surrounding President Donald Trump’s signing of the $1.3 trillion omnibus budget bill, China trade tariffs and the aftermath of […]

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7 Best Gold ETFs And Precious Metal Hedges For 2018

7 Best Gold ETFs And Precious Metal Hedges For 2018

Precious metal investments can be a hedge against market declines and rising inflation Gold ETFs and other precious metal trades are in favor for good reason. Gold ETF investments can be a hedge against market declines and rising inflation. In 2018, a lot of investors are worried about a market decline. Stocks started the year […]

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How To Choose Between Gold And Silver When It’s Time To Sell?

| November 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
How To Choose Between Gold And Silver When It’s Time To Sell?

Our analyst recently conducted a personal experiment regarding his needs to sell precious metals. He needed to sell some long-term precious metals holdings to use for some surprise business expenses. He found himself wondering if he should sell these holdings now, with the market prices where they are worrying that they might rise after selling. […]

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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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