Gold News

We currently sit in a precarious position regarding the cycles I follow. The intermediate (6-month) gold cycle is the primary mechanism behind roughly 70% of our timing decisions and therefore a vital component of our system. Our medium-term outlook has swung betwee
Gold is a safe haven.  Gold will protect you during stock market volatility.  Gold will skyrocket when the stock market crashes. Yes, I know.  We have all heard the same diatribe for years.  In fact, we have all heard the same diatribe for dec
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
In the aftermath of the unexpected Trump victory, there is a warning signal showing up in the precious metals markets that investors should be aware of. Despite fundamentals that seem to be supportive for gold, the market may be headed for a retest of the December 2
Last week, the World Gold Council (WGC) published a new edition of its quarterly report on gold demand. What does Gold Demand Trends Q3 2016 say about the demand for gold in the third quarter of 2016? What does the WGC think about the impact of Trump’s victory on th
Gold and silver rallied strongly late Tuesday as it became apparent Trump would win. However, it was short-lived, and prices quickly retreated. The abrupt reversal was a precursor to the sharp declines that followed later in the week. Miners broke decisively thro
Donald Trump pulled off an upset victory Tuesday for the US Presidency, overcoming Hillary Clinton, who despite recent polls showed that the former Senator had a sizeable lead heading into the election. Yet by the end of the count, it was Trump who captured the requ
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
The US economy added 161,000 jobs in October. What does it imply for the Fed policy, presidential elections, and the gold market? October Lower Than Expected, But August And September Revised Upward Total nonfarm payroll employment rose only by 161,000, accord