Dave Kranzler

MBA, Market Analyst & Author @ The Mining Stock Journal

Dave Kranzler spent many years working in various analytic jobs and trading on Wall Street. For nine of those years, he traded junk bonds for a large bank. He has an MBA from the University of Chicago, with a concentration in accounting and finance. He currently co-manages a precious metals and mining stock investment fund in Denver. My goal is to help people understand and analyze what is really going on in our financial system and economy. Dave publishes the The Mining Stock Journal a bi-weekly subscription newsletter that features junior mining ideas as well as relative value ideas in large cap mining stocks.

 

Dave Kranzler Articles

Gold and silver gave precious metals bulls a harrowing ride on the “down” price elevator on Friday, as gold had as much as $82 removed from its price and silver was hammered as much as 10%. However, make no mistake, the bulk of the sell-...
The Fed will be compelled to print a lot more money this year under the guise of “stimulating the economy.” That money will be funneled to into the financial system to fund massive amounts of Treasury issuance. Printed money not used to...
“How do you print out of thin air $3 trillion and get it into the stock market this year without anybody seeing you do it? ‘Stock market’ meaning ‘stock market and other high risk/high yielding assets…’ The answer as it turns out is you...
The run has started early in Germany: “Gold and silver in the form of coins and bars are experiencing an enormous surge in demand at German precious metals dealers” (link). This is to be expected but the Germans, more-so than any other EU...
The behavior of the mining stocks since early August is the reason why I am emphatic in recommending to never go “all in” and to keep plenty of cash on hand to take advantage of market pullbacks. The sector had a massive up-cycle since mid...
The appointment of Janet Yellen as Treasury Secretary fully removes the “Chinese Wall” that is supposed to separate the Fed and the Government. I believe her appointment signals a decision to transition monetary policy into the unfettered...
Despite recently being fined $920M for manipulating the gold and silver markets, a recent Reuters article mentioned how J.P. Morgan’s precious metals desk just had great earnings and is "dominating" the market.
The gold price was given a a quick $35 ride on the down-elevator today starting at 7:40 a.m EST. There were no news items or events that occurred that would have triggered the price hit. More likely, the Comex banks implemented another...
As of last week, the Federal Reserve now owns 16.5% of the total amount of Treasuries outstanding and 18.5% of the total amount of mortgage-backed bonds outstanding. Without this massive amount of Fed intervention, interest rates would be...
Despite the pervasive and omnipresent manipulation of the gold price implemented in the paper derivatives gold market – which in no way reflects the true supply/demand characteristics of the underlying market for physical gold and silver...
The average human body contains 0.2 mg of gold with the bone containing .016 ppm and the liver .0004 ppm.

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