Gold was a star performer during the month of August, outshining other assets in an impressive rally which took many investors by surprise.
Gold Market Analysis
Technical analysis to forecast future price trends of gold and other precious metals, as well as the US Dollar and the Euro.
It has been a year since the price of gold bullion topped out and even longer for silver.
Begin with a preface to a meaningful event that could change the entire US landscape, a redux of what happened four years ago. Consider the next Wall Street financial firm failure. It is in progress.
As Republicans convene in Tampa to nominate Mitt Romney and hammer out their party platform, one of the planks that could attract the most attention is the Party's official position on the gold standard.
Last week we got what we had expected - and prepared for - for weeks, an upside resolution of the tight standoff in both gold and silver.
After spending the better part of three months locked in a lateral range, gold finally broke out on August 21st and went on to make a series of follow-through highs.
With gold awakening from its usual summer slumber, traders are getting more excited about its prospects.
Tonight I would like to get you caught up on a few charts of gold I haven’t shown in awhile.
The answer to the above question is no, meaning that "Austrian Economics" makes no prediction about whether the future will be inflationary or deflationary.
One of the top stories in the financial markets in 2012 has to be the stagnation in the price of gold at around $1600 an ounce, which is down approximately 17% from its peak at $1920.30.
With the odds for a new stock bear growing, prudent contrarian investors are looking for bear-resistant destinations for their hard-earned capital.
There is no question we have a barrel of troubles from the Devil of Inflation to the Deep Blue Sea of Deflation.
The year 2012 has been relatively peaceful compared with the past 10 years. The lack of military aggression on the part of the U.S.
It is an endless debate for investors interested in gold.
When does a precious metal known for feeding off investors' fears need the opposite of fear to move higher? Answer: Right now!
With the US stock markets challenging a major multi-year high, investors are feeling pretty complacent these days. But unseen below the placid surface, a serious risk is arising from the depths.
Below is the balance sheet for the Federal Reserve. Here we see the vast increase in the supply of US dollars flowing through the world's economy since 1953.
In this weekend report I would like to show you some charts that can tells us if we are in a risk off trade, DEFLATION, or risk on trade which would signal INFLATION.
I've taken the last few weekends mostly off and skipped out on the free weekend letter.
Lately investors have been worried about liquidity, specifically the central bank's willingness (or unwillingness) to continue providing it, and with good reason.
Some extremely powerful differentials in power are setting themselves up, in a manner never seen before in modern history.
Ok just to get to the major issue, when 1 out of 4 people are unemployed for a long time, they have to rely on others to survive.