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December 7, 2006

Don't stop me, I'm on a roll. First of all, I always write in the front of books I read, giving my opinion about it. I have a book titled "Bankruptcy 1995." It was published in 1992, and I read it in 1993.

December 4, 2006

I was in Chicago on November 17 to address the MBA class of 2007 at the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

Gloom and Doom? Maybe. I have heard it and felt it before. Allow me to remember…possibly for everyone's benefit. Remember, I have been doing this since 1977, so I have seen and felt them both before.

December 2, 2006

Don't look now, but a new emergent monster is growing, this one a close cousin to the trade gap.

December 1, 2006

The year was 1944. For the first time in modern history, an international agreement was reached to govern monetary policy among nations.

November 30, 2006

It never ceases to amaze how televised media reports on the U.S. economy are almost exclusively about shopping. Such reports almost always feature images of sales clerks frantically stocking shelves and long lines of consumers swiping their credit cards.

November 26, 2006

The dollar plunged with startling ferocity late last week, driven by heavy selling. This was very bearish action that signals panic, and the probable onset of a severe downtrend.

Gold Update IX indicated that there was a high probability that the 5 month correction in the gold price finished at the $560.7 London PM fixing on Friday 6 October 2006. That is exactly what happened.

November 25, 2006

To listen to the Bears over the past few years, you would have thought we would all be in breadlines and soup kitchens by now. So far, all of the ranting about doom and gloom sounds more like the boy who cried wolf than accurate forecasting.

November 24, 2006

While Americans were busy digesting their Thanksgiving feasts, the rest of the world was barfing up dollars. As a result of our massive trade deficits, foreigners certainly have their bellies full of them.

November 20, 2006

"The HUI, gold, and silver will experience one more decline lasting approximately 3 to 6 weeks before the correction that started in May 2006 will be over. The types of corrections that are taking place do not require new lows in order to be complete.

November 17, 2006

In the past few weeks, my analysis on the gold sector has turned from bearish to bullish. But I also realized that I could be early, or wrong. Like Carl Swenlin always says, technical analysis is a windsock, not a crystal ball.

November 16, 2006

It's about time to go into a few ways that markets work, and why. As in the stock market, all items have a "spread." No, this isn't peanut butter or peach jam, but a common expression used by traders not only in metals, but in stocks as well.

November 10, 2006

During WW II, the Germans and Japanese both told their respective citizenry that all was well, and the Allies were being soundly defeated. A B-17 every hour was being turned out by Boeing, and thousands of Jeeps were being built every month by Willys.

November 9, 2006

Many traders have written me lately, a little worried that perhaps the sentiment among gold traders have reached a frantic level, according to some sources. And that, does not bode well for gold from a contrarian point of view.

November 8, 2006

Gold has broken out of its large triangular consolidation to commence a new uptrend that should take it comfortably to new highs. The breakout is very obvious on weekly charts, which were included in the THIS IS IT article at the weekend.

November 7, 2006

November 6, 2006

My early years as a Broker and investor witnessed my attempt to master all aspects of this enormously complex and difficult field. I studied all the books I could find on individuals who had amassed great fortunes investing or trading for their own accounts.

November 4, 2006

One of the dangers of continually being close to the market, is that you can get lost in day to day detail, or even hour to hour detail, and end up not being able to “see the wood for the trees”.

November 3, 2006

This morning, whilst scrolling through the charts, the chart below (courtesy caught my eye and prompted two questions.

Folks, we have a major breakout in gold and silver this week, and if past history is a guide, we are looking at new highs in both metals in the near future.

November 2, 2006

On the CBS Sunday Morning show of October 28th, a segment dealt with the software which allows total reconstruction and alteration of any photo.

November 1, 2006

The Current Phase of Precious Metal Investing

There is nothing that possesses all the qualities of money in the way that gold does, so there really isn't a competitor to gold as "the ultimate money".

October 31, 2006

Investor lust for hard assets has dimmed gold's status as the world's premier non government-issued form of money. Conventional wisdom now holds that gold, oil, and base metals are inextricably linked.

October 28, 2006

This morning's release of disappointing GDP figures for the third quarter capped a week of bad economic news. Nevertheless, Wall Street bulls continued to march to the pleasant beat of the "soft landing" scenario.

Last week we covered the GLD, and this week, we will cover the gold stocks ETFs.

First, a simple analysis

October 27, 2006

Since August 5, 1993, there has been a systematic attempt to administer downward impulse to the gold price through loans and sales of the metal.

October 26, 2006

Self proclaimed innocent Jeffrey Skilling has been sentenced to 24 years in the slammer, and fined $45 million for the loss of an estimated $65 BILLION with the collapse of Enron.

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