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.

Last week in this space you read about how a strengthening dollar spelled weakness in the price of gold. This week, that premonition is coming true as gold has now dipped under $1,200 for the first time since February of this year. The nine-month low brings gold bac
Anyone interested in precious metals in the last days of 2016 has to contend with one very strong factor: i.e. the strength of the US dollar. As we’ve noted here many times, the US dollar-denominated status of precious metals like gold and silver means that a strong
It won’t be long before the next Federal Reserve meeting takes place and collectively decides whether or not to raise rates on our current economy. Those forecasting the price of gold don’t only see this meeting, slated to take place in December, as a way to determi
With the presidential election unexpectedly sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average up to new highs over the past week, it’s no surprise that gold, often seen as a hedge against the stock market, hasn’t been performing so well. In fact, a report by the Wall St
Anyone reading the headlines this week got a big surprise from the markets…i.e. Despite a Brexit-like result in the elections (wherein the unexpected result ultimately won), the markets looked volatile, but didn’t react quite the same as they did back in late June.
Everyone knows about the shockwave that Donald Trump’s election brought—except after Tuesday night, when Dow Futures plunged around 600-800, it appeared that the shockwave was going to be much nastier than it was. Instead, the market rallied on Wednesday and has eve
The scenario that many people feared—the potential for an extended US Presidential Election battle after the polls on Tuesday—has failed to materialize. Although many anticipated a Donald Trump victory to send the markets into chaos (with Dow Futures plummeting late
For many silver investors, the reason behind investing in the precious metal is simple: it’s an affordable precious metal alternative to gold. For this strategy to work, however, it’s necessary that the silver price closely track the price of gold. But is that
It was just last week that our forecasts of the price of gold looked murky at best. However, in a strange election year and amid all manner of economic reports, the price of gold has unexpectedly returned to the $1,300 mark. While last week, hedge funds showed
Anyone who read last week’s forecast of the price of silver knows that the precious metal has seen a lot of uncertainty after beginning the year on a particularly strong note. But are there signs of life for the precious metal once again…And if so, how significant w

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