Tag: Precious metals investing

Commodity Performance: This Isn’t Pretty…

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Commodity Performance:  This Isn’t Pretty…

The third quarter is drawing to a close, which makes it the perfect time to recap commodity performance over the past three months. But first, let’s see how hard assets performed overall… As you can see, the Reuters/Jefferies CRB index (blue line) weakened substantially in the third quarter.   The decline has the commodity-focused index sitting […]

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What Happened?

| June 3, 2014 | 0 Comments
What Happened?

Editor’s Note: After today, our office will be closed the rest of the week for summer break. You will receive your next article on Monday, June 9th. Now that May is in the record books, it’s the perfect time to recap the best and worst performing commodities for the past month. But first, let’s discover […]

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Tapering: Mixed Reactions From Three Commodities…

| December 20, 2013 | 0 Comments
Tapering: Mixed Reactions From Three Commodities…

Whew… what a week! As I’m sure you’re aware, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke announced the start of tapering on Wednesday.  In a rather surprising move, the US central bank will cut back on monthly economic stimulus starting in January.   Most economists believed Bernanke would hold off on tapering until March 2014 at the earliest. […]

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Gold And Silver Plummet! Now What?

| November 23, 2013 | 0 Comments
Gold And Silver Plummet!  Now What?

Precious metals investors are on one heck of a roller coaster ride this week.  Gold and silver are falling precipitously on the heels of important meeting notes out of the Federal Reserve this past Wednesday. Take a look… As you can see, gold is falling back below the $1,250 an ounce level.  At this rate, […]

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Gold: Year End Rally In Store?

| November 11, 2013 | 0 Comments
Gold:  Year End Rally In Store?

It isn’t easy being a gold investor these days… Lingering uncertainties surrounding the onset of Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s tapering program have investors unwilling to commit to the market.  As a result, the metal is stuck in choppy and relatively boring trading pattern. Take a look… As you can see, it’s been nothing but directionless […]

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Gold Bulls Are Back!

| August 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
Gold Bulls Are Back!

Bulls are stampeding back into the gold market… After an absolutely dismal first half of the year, the yellow metal has found enormous buying interest in recent days.   In fact, gold is up $166 an ounce from the low set in late June and up $80 in just the past few days. What’s going on? […]

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Technical Analysis: Another Very Big Day For Gold!

| June 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Technical Analysis:  Another Very Big Day For Gold!

This is a huge day for the price of gold. The yellow metal is on the verge of testing an extremely important technical support level at $1,350 today.  And believe it or not, there’s also an important economic announcement this afternoon that will go a long way towards deciding gold’s long-term fate. I’ll talk more […]

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