Tag: precious metals

Gold Stocks Break, Gold To Follow

| December 12, 2017 | 0 Comments
Gold Stocks Break, Gold To Follow

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com We’ve been persistently bearish on precious metals since September and that has annoyed our readers. The weak price action, negative divergences and bearish fundamentals are too much to currently overcome for the time being. The gold stocks finally cracked this week and have lost another 7%-8% in only the past seven trading […]

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Gold $5,000

Gold $5,000

No. I’m not flip-flopping! As I told subscribers to our Boom & Bust monthly newsletter in November, I stand by my forecast that gold must still lose about 65% of its current value before we hit the bottom of this latest commodity cycle, around 2020 or 2023. And when the markets unravel, as they must, gold will […]

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What History Says For Gold Stocks In 2018-2019

| November 28, 2017 | 0 Comments
What History Says For Gold Stocks In 2018-2019

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com It has been a while since we’ve applied historical analysis to the precious metals sector. It is something we really enjoy as history can help define and contextualize current trends and help us spot opportunities. Back in March of this year, we noted that the gold stocks could be […]

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Gold Hits Lowest Point In 9 Years

| November 16, 2017 | 0 Comments
Gold Hits Lowest Point In 9 Years

This week, the World Gold Council announced that the third quarter demand for gold has hit its lowest point since the third quarter of 2009. The final reading was for 915 metric tons, as seen in this graph: This shockingly low worldwide gold demand largely stems from the low demand coming out of India, which has seen a meager […]

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The Strange Behavior Of Gold Investors From Monday To Thursday

| November 9, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Strange Behavior Of Gold Investors From Monday To Thursday

Known and Unknown Anomalies Readers are undoubtedly aware of one or another stock market anomaly, such as e.g. the frequently observed weakness in stock markets in the summer months, which the well-known saying “sell in May and go away” refers to. Apart from such widely known anomalies, there are many others though, which most investors […]

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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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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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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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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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