Articles by Stewart Thomson
Has gold topped out, or is it beginning a new leg higher? A persuasive argument can be made that gold staged an upside breakout last night.
Global fundamentals for gold are bullish. Let’s do a quick review of the facts. Narendra Modi has been elected to build gold-obsessed India into the world’s largest economy.
Today is a very important day at City Hall in London, England. Central bank research group OMFIF is presenting a blockbuster report on public sector spending. I think that everyone in the global gold community should take note of it.
Technically, all sectors of the gold market look bullish. Regardless of whether a daily chart, weekly chart, or a monthly chart is used, all technical lights are green.
Liquidity flows into or out of the “love trade” (gold jewellery) and the “fear trade” (inflation and financial system risk), are the two main drivers of the price of gold. The strongest gold jewellery buyers are in India, and the election...
Today is expiry day for gold options. I’ve suggested that gold is unlikely to begin a trending move until options on the June COMEX contract expire.
Gold continues to trade sideways. The next trending move may be decided by an important economic report. Janet Yellen is scheduled to speak at Yankee Stadium tomorrow morning, and the FOMC minutes will be released a few hours later.
Many bank economists believe second quarter GDP growth in the United States will be about four percent. This daily Dow chart shows that a modest upside breakout to new highs occurred on Monday.
Western bank economists continue to make very bold and aggressive statements about lower gold prices in 2014, based on stronger growth in America.