Darren Capriotti

Darren Capriotti

Darren Capriotti has been a market analyst for the past decade and is an expert in precious metals. He prides himself on his ability to analyze the market and offer true value to investors with questions about gold, silver, and other precious metals. Highly educated, incredibly passionate, and more accurate than most, Darren offers a true, unbiased look into what investors can expect in the precious metals market. You can reach Darren at dcapriotti@gold-eagle.com.

The price of gold, which has been hanging in the $1,200’s per troy ounce nearly all year, finally saw a breakthrough into $1,300 in recent weeks. Last year’s spike in gold price came as a result of the fallout over the Brexit vote—a tumultuous event, if some prognostica
Regular reads of this space recall the importance of the Federal Reserve’s meetings on the strength of the U.S. dollar—and thus, the strength of the price of gold. The person with the most power to sway Federal Reserve policy, Chairperson Janet Yellen, has made rece
Take any individual two-day snapshot of silver this month and you would have no idea where the ultimate price would end up. It started the month on a relatively positive note, trending over $16.80 per troy ounce, before a dip. A sudden spike over the course of just a fe
Anyone paying attention to the price of gold lately has seen the yellow metal stop its pessimism on the year and reverse course, instead heading back to $1,300 with a vengeance. While the stock market makes rocky moves both up and down with uncertain headlines in North
Forecasting the price of gold can be a bit like forecasting the weather. Though we might know some broad strokes about what might happen on a long-term basis (say, the changing of the seasons)—it’s hard to predict where the price of gold will fall on any particular
The economic headlines the past few days have not been about worry or tumultuous politics—but instead, about just how well things are going. Yesterday, the opening of the Dow Jones set off exulting headlines about how well stocks have soared since the beginning of t
Yesterday saw some mixed results on Wall Street—although the Dow Jones was up, there was a big dropoff for a monster of a company as Amazon’s quarterly earnings dropped 77%. The S&P and NASDAQ markets also fell. Meanwhile, our favorite precious metal decreased s
When forecasting the price of silver, we often have to look at long-term trends or even review previous months to get a context for where the price may be headed. But this silver forecast will be different. Not only is there interesting movement in the price of silv
The economic news early this morning had nothing to do with gold, but is worth noting for gold investors nonetheless: stocks are positive. Individual gainers like Boeing have helped drive the stock markets up this morning thanks to what MarketWatch calls “strong cor
After starting off the morning on a sour note, precious metals have taken an upswing back to where the latter end of this week seems to be pointing: there is indeed some optimism for both gold and silver. There may even be optimism extending beyond that, even throug

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