Tag: price of gold

This Week’s Thoughts On Gold Investing

| October 22, 2019 | 0 Comments
This Week’s Thoughts On Gold Investing

Your sleepy Gold Enthusiast woke up bullish this morning for no apparent reason.  Yes, gold is hovering along between 1480 and 1500 in a bullish flag chart formation, and Yes, Russia admits they’re accumulating gold to help steady their economy.  As all countries should probably be doing… But as the morning coffee kicks in, it’s more than that. The real […]

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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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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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3 Gold Stocks That Should Glitter With Rising Gold Prices

3 Gold Stocks That Should Glitter With Rising Gold Prices

Rising gold prices could take these gold stocks to multi-year highs Since hitting a low of about $1,175 per oz. on Aug. 14, gold prices have steadily risen. Gold took off as stocks dropped dramatically last fall. However, as shares began to recover from a December 24th low, gold and gold stocks continued to rise. Gold […]

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Osisko Gold Royalties: Set To Prosper From Gold Appreciation

| January 29, 2019 | 0 Comments
Osisko Gold Royalties: Set To Prosper From Gold Appreciation

Osisko Gold Royalties (NYSE: OR) is one of the smaller gold royalty and streaming companies, and it is quite well-positioned for a bull price appreciation in gold. Importantly, it’s also reasonably well-protected from a potential bear market in gold compared to many gold miners. Gold royalty and streaming companies don’t operate mines themselves, and instead they […]

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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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The Peak Gold Problem Is Very Very Real

| July 24, 2018 | 0 Comments
The Peak Gold Problem Is Very Very Real

Another day passes – and gold stays flat. . . It’s the most Frustrating thing to watch as the price of gold drifts sideways – I Grind My Teeth Often Over It. I know what’s causing it too – At Least I Think I Do – and that’s the worst thing about it. The recent soaring dollar and the Temporarily tightening central banks worldwide aren’t […]

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3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

3 Gold Stocks That Could Bounce Back

Gold stocks continue to disappoint. But these 3 miners could rebound nicely Once again, gold stocks are struggling. The VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX) and the VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDJX) both have dropped about 13% from January highs. Both ETFs are down YTD as well — with performance lagging the S&P 500. More concerningly, once again, […]

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Why Gold Could Be About To Soar – Hint It Has Little To Due With The Fed

| April 26, 2018 | 0 Comments
Why Gold Could Be About To Soar – Hint It Has Little To Due With The Fed

In June 1884, a local farmer named Jan Gerritt Bantjes discovered gold on his property in a quiet corner of the South African Republic. Though no one had any idea at the time, Bantjes’ farm was located on a vast geological formation known as the Witwatersrand Basin… which just happens to contain the world’s largest known gold […]

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6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

6 Concrete Reasons Why Smart Investors Own Gold

Gold has always been a smart, long term investment for investors. It hasn’t been until the housing bubble crushed the stock market and volatility started to become a daily occurrence when owning gold has become a common thing. But smart investors own gold. And for good reason. In fact, in this post, I highlight 6 […]

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