Tag: palladium

3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

| April 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
3 Safe Haven Dividend Stocks To Protect Your Portfolio

It might be time to trim some of the more risky stocks in your portfolio and start buying some stock “insurance”. Consider these three stocks that would do very well if the market declines.  Gold has long been the go-to safe haven investment during times of uncertainty. Things are looking quite uncertain right now. Insurance […]

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Precious Metals v. Mining Stocks: What You Need To Know

| January 31, 2017 | 0 Comments
Precious Metals v. Mining Stocks: What You Need To Know

Most readers of this column own (or plan to own) physical precious metals – gold and silver, perhaps even some platinum or palladium. They may also own mining stocks. But which category is “best”? It’s like asking, “What’s the most efficient exercise?” or “What’s the best fishing lure?” Truth be known, it’s really about what […]

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You Have To Watch The US Dollar Chart Right Now…

| October 20, 2015 | 0 Comments
You Have To Watch The US Dollar Chart Right Now…

Watch This US Dollar Chart Closely… Without question, deciphering the stock market’s next move has become a bit more challenging the past few months.  A continuation of the multi-year equity market rally has been thrown into doubt now that indices are sharply off the all-time highs set a few months ago. Of course, much of […]

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Commodity Crash- A Warning Sign For Stocks?

| September 29, 2015 | 0 Comments
Commodity Crash- A Warning Sign For Stocks?

Commodity Crash: Buyer Beware? No doubt about it, the commodity crash of the past year has been harsh and unforgiving.  The majority of hard assets have sunk to multi-year lows thanks to a host of market specific factors. Energy, metals, softs- they’ve all been hit hard. To get an overall idea of how commodities have […]

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Are We On The Cusp Of An Epic Gold Market Surge?

| August 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
Are We On The Cusp Of An Epic Gold Market Surge?

Looming Gold Market Surge? This week is one for the record books… As I’m sure you’re aware, equity markets are experiencing some history making volatility.  From Monday’s hair raising 1,000 point nosedive in the DOW to yesterday’s 600 point rally, stocks are literally all over the map. Of course, most of the recent uncertainty stems […]

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Palladium Prices: It’s Getting Ugly!

| June 25, 2015 | 0 Comments
Palladium Prices: It’s Getting Ugly!

Palladium Prices: More Downside Coming? Palladium bulls just got wiped off the map… The precious/industrial metal started turning sharply lower in May and hasn’t looked back.  In fact, palladium lost nearly $80 an ounce since June 1st– a 10% drubbing. Take a look… As you can see, the recent downturn in palladium prices has been […]

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First Quarter Commodity Trading Performance

| March 30, 2015 | 0 Comments
First Quarter Commodity Trading Performance

Q1 Commodity Trading Performance Believe it or not, the first quarter of 2015 is drawing to a close.  I don’t know about you, but it just seems like yesterday we were celebrating the arrival of a New Year.  As they say, time flies when you’re having fun! Speaking of fun, there’s one asset class that’s […]

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Precious Metals Rebound- Will The Rally Have Legs?

| August 10, 2013 | 0 Comments
Precious Metals Rebound- Will The Rally Have Legs?

Yesterday was a big day for the precious metals complex.  Not only were gold and silver higher by 2% and 3.5% respectively, but platinum, palladium, and copper all shot dramatically higher as well.   Without a doubt, it was the best day for metals in months. What sent them surging? China’s National Bureau of Statistics released […]

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