Christopher Laird

Articles by Christopher Laird

So we saw gold fall a hundred plus dollars in a day and I say, it’s fine. People talking about well the ‘manipulators’ are dumping it… blah. Well its true according to my research that they do manipulate the gold market with  um paper...
Obviously the Volatility Index (VIX) is low. The world stock markets are all rallying till recently. This all in spite of a currency war in Asia, the EU in constant turmoil, war in the Mid-East getting ready to escalate, the economies of...
When the gold price rises past a certain point, especially new highs, the bond markets start to fear. It's not just because there is inflation out there, because they can price in inflation. Even tho the bean counters (bond - guys) who...
I don't know whether to start with the gold market comments on this transition or the upcoming Mayan calendar Dec 21, 2012 predictions. First. We got this mega hurricane in the East coast that messed everything up and shut the US markets...
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. Either housing with relatives (who often have limited patience or none) or from the government assistance....
People wonder why gold is not already say $5000 (it certainly could be) right now, given the fact that the US Fed alone and the US treasury have either given directly or bought (or guaranteed) up to $20 trillion USD worth of world bad debt...
18 karat gold is 75% pure gold.