David Nichols

Articles by David Nichols

It has been a long tough slog in the gold market since the top in 2011. Here we are, more than 6 years later, still waiting for the return of a genuine bull market pattern. There is finally some good news on this: 2018 should be a very...
Years ago when I set out to study huge growth patterns in markets -- more commonly known as "bubbles" -- I discovered a remarkable timing signature common to every single one of these patterns:
Ben Bernanke, Janet Yellen, and Alan Greenspan have explicitly stated within the last few months that stock markets are not in a bubble. History shows their track record on such predictions is embarrassing, which has left both Greenspan...
In a recent post, The Pull from the Future, I discussed how any sort of quantitative model based on statistics, earnings, GDP -- really any extrapolation of past data into the future -- is just not a viable method for forecasting future...
Mark Twain wasn't writing about the gold market when he made his famous quote about historical recurrence, but he could have been, as the gold market has been "rhyming" every 21 months. Every 21 months there has been a major peak in the...
78 percent of the yearly gold supply--is made into jewelry.