Christopher Aaron

Christopher Aaron is a former counter-terrorism officer for the CIA and Department of Defense. He has always had an independent, analytical outlook, volunteering to serve two tours in Iraq and Afghanistan from 2006 – 2009 to gather real-time intelligence for military leaders in Washington, D.C. Drawing upon his investigative skills, he turned his attention to the financial markets in the mid-2000’s and has been sharing his research and analysis for over a decade.

iGold Advisor is dedicated to providing intelligent and independent analysis of the precious metals, currency, and commodity markets. We are neither perma-bulls nor perma-bears on any asset; rather, we endeavor to maintain a focused discipline on the psychological, wave, and cycle patterns that ebb and flow continuously through all markets. You can reach Christopher at: caaron@gold-eagle.com.

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While gold is up $230 from December for a gain of 22% and silver has added $3.45 for a 25% gain over the same time frame, the real news in the investment world has been the action in the gold and silver miners. Indeed, from the winter lows, the HUI Index of gold and sil
Gold continues to show underlying strength despite volatility that is leaving many investors sitting on the sidelines. Bears are frustrated that the predicted collapse in the precious metal has not yet materialized. Bulls are expecting prices to skyrocket higher a
Gold is up nearly 21% from its December 2015 lows. Moreover, silver has added an impressive 28% to its price during the same time frame. Most notably, the HUI gold and silver mining index is up over 100% during this period. Despite the strong performance we have seen
In Part I of this series, we discussed the properties of gold that make it ideal as a storage of wealth. We looked at how governments try to tax citizens without their knowledge, through the process of printing money, called inflation. It is through inflation that gove
Many who have arrived at this site know that in addition to being an active investor in the precious metals markets, I am also an outspoken critic of the US and Western involvement in the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, and beyond. Such criticism comes from my direct expe
When it comes to forecasting gold prices, there seem to be two main types of conclusions being offered by analysts these days: 1) Gold made a long-term top in 2011, is still in a bear market, and will fall to below $700 per ounce. 2) Gold is going to skyrocket thi
I recently attended the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) convention in Toronto. The convention was held from March 5-10.  It featured approximately 500 companies trying to convince over 20,000 investors to invest in their company stories. The
In a recent article, we made the case that the most recent lows seen across the gold mining sector were likely generational lows, and because of the extreme nature of the undervaluation in the sector, investors should consider this setup as our Trade of the Decade.
The price action for both gold and silver continues to show bullish implications for the establishment of the long-term lows we have been watching for the last several months. What we are seeing now are bullish consolidation patterns, which are very healthy for markets
The precious metals are at critical junctures that will mark the final lows for the bear market since 2011. The surge in gold during the New Year has been impressive, with prices rising from $1,045 per ounce to hit $1,200 as this article goes to press, a gain of 15%. Ha

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