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April 5, 2001

No question, yesterday's broad decline was a mean body blow to millions of investors.

April 3, 2001

This article is the first in a series showing how the ideas proposed by the futurist Harry Dent (when carefully developed) support the contention that the secular bear market predicted by Dent to begin in the 2007-2010 time frame actually should have begun in

March 31, 2001

Emerging from an enforced slumber . . . the bears were expected to return yesterday, and did.

March 29, 2001

Notwithstanding vast differences, gold, paper and credit have one common feature which is that virtually all the gold that has been produced and most of the paper instruments that have been issued are still outstanding.

March 26, 2001

To understand what might force an end to the gold manipulation scheme, it might be instructive to again examine the economic motives put in place by the central banks to make it worth while for the bullion banks to play the game.

March 23, 2001

Trench warfare . . . dominated the front-lines of the stock market's battlefield; while back in the bunkers there is a decidedly more mixed (and interesting) combination of forces arrayed.

I honestly wish I could agree with the P.C. (non-Austrian) "economists," who today seem to believe that we are dependent upon Japan! This is about as true as saying that we are dependent on blood sucking welfare recipients for our economic health.

March 20, 2001

Not surprising to me at least, the U.S. Treasury filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit brought against it by Reginald Howe, which cites among other charges, manipulation of the gold market. This is almost an automatic requirement of the Treasury.

March 19, 2001

It is becoming apparent that the Gold Cartel is going to have to be blown out of the water.

"Government statistics continue to tell us that price inflation is not a problem, and when an inflation statistic comes out it does not like, it drops out food and energy and claims the number is totally benign.

March 17, 2001

In today's high-risk, extremely volatile market environment where fortunes accumulated over a lifetime can disappear overnight, the ability to accurately forecast short-term market swings is an asset worth its weight in gold.

March 16, 2001

What is the sensible contrarian to do? A tough question, to be sure. Unfortunately, there is no intellectualizing the contrarian point of view, since it's an instinct that comes right from the gut.

Beware the ides of March? Or would that be akin to merely panic after little is left unknown about the market's condition?

Those of us with a bit of age on us well remember the Standard Oil commercials with the tiger urging us all to "put a tiger in our tank," meaning of course,

March 15, 2001

As previously forecast, gold's dominant intermediate-term cycle has bottomed and the outlook for the yellow metal is firming up for the first time in months. After yet another cycle bottom in April, gold should be ready to take-off.

March 14, 2001

Gold closed the week at $270.80, it's highest close in just over two months. Gold lease rates have continued to move higher. On Friday the one-month rate peaked at over 6%, sending bullion into backwardation for the first time since the fall of 1999.

March 13, 2001

The big news this week was gold interest rates. At one point on Friday the 30-day lease rate actually reached 7% compared to a more normal rate of around 1%. A week or two ago, the rate soared into the 4% to 5% range and that created quite a stir.

Look what the global elite has gone and done. Look at the mess the best and brightest have gotten all of us into. Mr. Bonner of comments that there is smart money and dumb money; then, there is money so stupid it requires euthanasia.

March 12, 2001

All of us have friends, sometimes even very good friends – otherwise – who simply do not seem able to grasp that there really is massive manipulation of the gold price. "Naw", they say, "Gold is now just an outdated commodity. Its time has come and gone.

Charles H. Dow, the founder of the Wall Street Journal and keen observer of the stock market, identified three time scales of market action. Primary trends are broad movements that usually last 4-6 years.

March 9, 2001

Skepticism reigns supreme. Hooray.

March 8, 2001

A major blue-chip mining company, Anglogold, has come under attack from a misdirected campaign within the ranks of gold investors.

Sometimes we should cast aside our charts and listen closely to what Wall Street is saying. Then leap to do the opposite.

March 7, 2001

After a couple of years of historic gains, the Nasdaq has suffered a devastating bear market in 2000 and 2001. For the last year we have been comparing this bear market to other bear markets from the past. 

March 5, 2001

The Federal Open Market Committee, as a strategy in its "war on inflation," voted last year to raise the Federal Funds Rate and the Discount Rate, saying:

March 3, 2001

Last week gold mining shares outperformed all other Dow Jones industry groups. Investors apparently may be beginning to recognize the wisdom and value of gold diversification.

March 2, 2001

No Fed action and no market leadership . .

Just so you know, it is widely held in close gold-bug circles that physical gold is being held back by certain Central Banks, including our own Fed. They do this in order to make inflation look low, to protect a number of large bullion from ge

February 28, 2001

Unless the trends change instantly, the United States is facing a series of crisis' by Easter.

Perhaps no single number more fully embodies the essence of the rhythmic fluctuations which characterize human affairs than that of the number 30.

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