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.

Yesterday, gold hit a seven-week low on news that showed the U.S. economy continues to hum along, which in turn makes investors think another rate hike will come from the Federal Reserve. With the U.S. dollar index already strong and pushing down the price of gold, it’s
In the world of politics—and often economics—perception often becomes reality. We’ve seen that throughout 2017 as changing geopolitical headlines seemed to affect markets one way or the other. And now that politicians in Washington are moving forward on a new tax pl
The recent price movement in precious metals has been a bit up and down—which isn’t surprising, given where the economic headlines have been. It appears just about every investment class has seen its share of optimists and pessimists lately. That’s just as true with
When is the time to get into gold? That’s been the question for any investor that does not define themselves as a gold bug as of late. Though the stock market has shown some signs of losing confidence and there is plenty of reason for large-scale financial cynicism—
Hurricane Irma. Hurricane Jose. North Korea’s belligerence. Stocks and bonds with confidence at the same time—a rare feat in the market place. As the bard once said, “Something is rotten in Denmark.” The same applies to the markets, where gold’s price has recentl
With recent boosts to the gold price showing an obvious fear in the markets, there’s no shock that gold demand has gone up. Unstable geopolitical headlines and two consecutive hurricanes moving against the United States have made even mainstream investors a bit worr
It’s no secret that gold has had a tremendous period of growth over the past 30 days. Gold has broken through the psychological barrier of $1,300 per troy ounce with plenty of space to spare. And while it’s a great time to think about gold mining stocks, there is an
With gold inching upward and Hurricane Harvey’s fallout causing havoc in the south, there have been plenty of economic headlines to watch over the past week. In news climates like this, it can be easy to overlook a precious metal like silver—but it’s worth observing
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

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