GE Christenson

Gary ChristensonGary Christenson is the owner and writer for the popular and contrarian investment site Deviant Investor and the author of the book, “Gold Value and Gold Prices 1971 – 2021.” He is a retired accountant and business manager with 30 years of experience studying markets, investing, and trading. He writes about investing, gold, silver, the economy and central banking.

Articles by GE Christenson

Examine the 30+ year graph of the gold to silver ratio. This is the Big Picture perspective. The ratio moves from low to high and back to low in long-term patterns. I have shown the large scale moves with red (up) and green (down) arrows.
We all know the debt load in the US economy is horrendous and unsustainable. The US government runs deficits of approximately $1 Trillion per year, even with interest rates at historical lows. Current official national debt exceeds $19...
The Fort Knox Bullion Depository OFFICIALLY contains 147.3 million ounces of gold. Reality: The gold is listed on paper and in official pronouncements. However, it has also been officially pronounced that: “If you like your health plan,...
Gold bottomed in December 2015 at a major cycle low. Or did it? Financial Sense published in May an article by Tom McClellan, an excellent analyst: “Major Cycle Low Upcoming in Gold.” The low may be coming as this article suggests, or...
There are patterns in markets. Yes, the Fed and High Frequency Traders influence markets, but we can learn from past patterns in the S&P500 Index. Using weekly data, the S&P500 made a high in March 2000, fell to an initial low in...
What will happen in our increasingly chaotic financial world? For sensible analysis, seek the most intelligent, least biased and experienced people…central bankers, most economists and all politicians are, of course, not eligible.
Thanks to High Frequency Trading and the rise of the machines in the electronic markets, gold and the S&P 500 Index are difficult for non-machines to understand and predict on a short term basis.
Most people like their truth palatable, easy to digest, and believable. Unfortunately for our emotional needs, some truths are uncomfortable, unsettling, and difficult. Regarding the United States, the U.K., Europe and Japan IT IS...
Our former Presidents have warned us by obviously lying about the dollar, gold, silver, health care, sexual indiscretions, unemployment, inflation, and wars. More revelations are coming …
Officially the Fort Knox Bullion Depository contains 147.3 million ounces of gold. However, the last audit was performed over 60 years ago. According to reliable sources “audits” since then have been incomplete and inadequate.

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A sheet of gold can be made thin enough to be transparent