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.

Typically, a rise in the Federal Reserve target interest rates means that you can expect the price of gold to dip over the long-term. But clearly, these are not typical times. The stock market remains high while the markets reacted a little unexpectedly to the finan
This week’s long-anticipated interest rate hike from the Federal Reserve was largely expected. What was unexpected, however, was just how the markets would react. If anything, the markets reacted as if there had been an interest rate decrease, which in turn seemed t
Today, the Federal Reserve is expected to raise interest rates—a move that always has what USA Today calls “domino effect” on the economy as a whole. Naturally, those interested in the price of gold always watch these interest rates closely, since they can dramatica
It’s no secret that precious metals like gold and silver have had a rough couple of weeks. Gold prices are currently flirting with dipping below $1,200 per ounce, about the lowest it’s seen in a month. And with the Federal Reserve meeting looming, there are some who
Retirement planning isn’t easy for a lot of folks—in fact, the waters can be murky. Roth IRA, Traditional IRA, 401(k)—these terms, even when familiar, can be fraught with a lot of confusion and especially myths. Perhaps the most prominent retirement plan about which
Silver’s healthy price in recent weeks, sending it as high as $18, appears to be at an end—at least temporarily. With a fresh dip in silver prices, it’s apparent that silver’s slow climb to the top has at least seen a hiatus. But is this a mere pause in silver’s boo
Forecasting the price of gold means gaining an understanding of international monetary policy. After all, gold is priced in US dollars. Anything that affects the US dollar, by extension, affects the price of gold. With a Federal Reserve interest rate hike looming
The price of silver is typically volatile. Since the cost is much lower than that of gold, the price of silver can be open to wide swings thanks to investors looking to make some quick gains. But what’s been intriguing about silver’s latest movement is that it’s bee
That’s a wrap for February. Even though there is the possibility of a Federal Reserve rate hike looming in the news, gold has now increased in price for two straight months, recovering from a low in late December of last year that appears to be an aberration at this
It’s no secret that the price of silver has accelerated upward this year, reaching new highs since December of 2016. But what should intrigue investors isn’t where silver has gone thus far—it’s about those other ten months of 2017, the ones that will determine wheth

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