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Gold-Eagle gold and precious metal news, market analysis and editorials from world renowned gold analysts and market experts.  Stay informed with the latest news and analyses on gold prices and perspectives on the economy to guide your investing decisions.


February 19, 2023

As investors digest the latest readings on inflation, employment, and consumer spending, precious metals markets are wavering on fears of further rate hikes.
Stefan Gleason, President of Money Metals Exchange and the Sound Money Defense League, joins Keith Weiner on the Gold Exchange Podcast to discuss the success of sound money initiatives at the state level, a critical bill in consideration in Wyoming, and how you can...

February 18, 2023

Our proprietary cycle indicator is DOWN. GLD is on short term sell signal. GDX is on short term sell signal.
When gold was trading above $2000 oz. in the summer of 2020 the yellow metal was receiving its fair share of attention.  After a low point just under $1050 oz. in December 2015, the gold price had doubled in four and one-half years and bullish optimism was at fever...
Looking at gold from the short-term point of view, we see that it paused for a brief moment at its 38.2% Fibonacci retracement level. Some will even say that there was a “big reversal”…

February 17, 2023

When gold broke above $450 in 2005, prices never looked back. I see a similar outcome as possible when gold prices break above $2000, once and for all.
We've had a failed bullish engulfing candlestick on the miners.  Stocks like Tesla are popping, and defense stocks could be breaking out (with natural gas close behind).
Gold has been hammered lower in recent weeks by what looks like heavy gold-futures selling.  Normally these hyper-leveraged speculators’ positioning data crucial for gaming gold trends is reported weekly.  But unprecedentedly as far as I know, that has gone dark since...
As I first noted here a couple of months ago, despite the Fed’s aggressive rate hike campaign over the past year, the funds rate remains below CPI. As such, it’s hard to call current policy “hawkish” in the context of history.

February 16, 2023

Fragility has probably never been greater in history. Just three encapsulate the destiny of the world. The THREE words are: WAR, DEBT, ENERGY
While the Fed continues to raise interest rates in the US as it hopes for a soft landing in the economy, the larger risks to the dollar system continue to emerge.

February 15, 2023

In all likelihood – yes. Then it’s likely to slide more – much more. With this pace (chart courtesy of, gold could move below $1,800 in no time.
In my last public article on gold, I outlined my expectations for a rally to the $2,428 level.  And, as I write this article now, gold is finally giving us the pullback I wanted to see to set up the rally towards that target.
If you listen to financial pundits talking about the Federal Reserve and the current state of the markets you might hear this term mentioned: “Demand destruction.” What is it? And what does it mean for you and me?
In this latest conversation with Elijah Johnson of Liberty & Finance, Matterhorn Asset Management principal, Matthew Piepenburg, ties together the evolving themes of debt, credit market distress, currency failures and gold pricing.

February 14, 2023

Today is Valentine’s Day. It’s also CPI report day. On this interesting day, will there be love for gold?
Last week I wrote that the stock market had veered away from the course of a mega-bear market. The rebound in the stock market has triggered several breadth thrusts, which (usually after a correction or bear market) signal more upside in the immediate future. It is not...
Over the last 5 months since the October 13 low, the market has reacted in surprising fashion to many of the CPI and PPI reports. For example, while the October 13 CPI published report was expected to cause a 5% decline in the market, the market actually struck a major...
Regal Assets, a somewhat prominent gold and silver dealer in southern California, is in serious trouble based on news released last week. Tyler Gallagher, the firm's high-flying owner, has reportedly vanished... perhaps to avoid arrest and prosecution.
Michael Pento shares his outlook on the state of the economy and why he's bullish on precious metals. Find out why he believes the bond market is already broken and why corporate debt levels are becoming concerning. Discover why he thinks investing in gold mining...
Last weekend we looked at the US dollar which was beginning to show some strength as it is trying to find a bottom after a pretty hard selloff which can affect many different sectors in the markets. Today I would like to focus on the TNX, 10 year bond yield, as it too...

February 13, 2023

The best performing precious metal for the week was gold, but still off 0.06%. The merger of Newmont and Newcrest will be the largest gold company in the world, with a market cap of $57 billion, total gold reserves of 155 million ounces, total resources of 333 million...
In this engaging conversation with Darryl and Brian Panes of As Good As Gold Australia, Matterhorn Asset Management Principal, Matthew Piepenburg, discusses the manifold needles pointing at the global debt bubble with refreshing common sense and complimentary facts.
There is a possibility that we've started the move down into an intermediate cycle low which is your buying opportunity...

February 12, 2023

Wave the Gold Flag as vigorously as we might, that ol' phrase "the market is never wrong" remains Gold's plight, (arguably with scheming manipulators a-sleight). And with Gold now in stall, price looks further to fall, (which if you've been keeping abreast of these...
Treat the stock market as you would a sleazy carnival game and you hold the key to accurately predicting its behavior. Take AAPL, for instance. We should have known that permabears were being set up for a fleecing when an always-complicit news media worked slavishly to...
In the BEV chart below, the Dow Jones continues having difficulty breaking above its BEV -5% line. Since last August (six months now) it’s tried on several occasions, but so far has failed to make happen, what must happen if the Dow Jones really is in a bull market;...

February 11, 2023

As official narratives about a strong economy convince some traders to turn bullish on the U.S. dollar, gold and silver markets are struggling to find solid near-term support levels.
A large bipartisan contingent of Wisconsin legislators seek to end Wisconsin’s controversial practice of levying sales tax on purchases of gold and silver.
Our proprietary cycle indicator is now DOWN. Gold sector cycle is down. Trend is up. A correction is in progress.

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