Gold News

The World Gold Council (WGC) released this month a new edition of Gold Investor, its publication on the gold market. What can we learn from the report? Gold: The Ultimate Insurance Policy The latest issue contains a few interesting articles about the precious
The early stages of Gold bull markets (this one included) are characterized by strong outperformance from the miners. They will lead the metals and turning points and register strong outperformance. We saw that in the early 2000s, late 2008 to early 2009 and we have see
With the Federal Reserve hinting that a rate hike may be in the works, the market is always primed to react. That’s just how things work when the Federal Reserve makes headlines these days. And with gold and silver prices moving up yesterday, there’s a clear market
If you’ve read the headlines lately, you might get the feeling that the price of gold is waiting to hear all about what the Federal Reserve will do with its next decision. And this is not new. Goldbugs have always paid close attention to what the Federal Reserve doe
The stock market is up. The economic future, while some might consider it optimistic, is uncertain. Not everyone believes that the market will be high forever. Consequently, for those who need more security in their retirement, considering a gold IRA isn’t just a go
The January headline consumer price index (CPI) came in at 2.5%, which is near a 5-year high. What happened to deflation? As a result, real interest rates declined deeper into negative territory or in the case of the 10-year yield, went from positive to negative. No thi
The US stock market is riding on record highs. Ever since the election of Donald Trump as President, confidence in the markets—and in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, which has soared over 20,000 points—is up. But is this confidence justified because of earnings, o
An interesting article appeared in Bloomberg this week about an Italian citizen who, during a random bag search, was found on a train from Switzerland to be carrying 125 gold coins into the country. He had not declared the coins to Italian customs. The headline appe
Precious metals and miners were due for a cycle low in late January. I posted an article expecting a correction containing potential price targets. The cycle timing turned out to be accurate, but the abnormally brief pullback failed to meet traditional correction ob
Two weeks ago the London Bullion Market Association released a new edition of its annual Forecast Survey. What does the new LBMA Forecast Survey say about the price of gold in 2017? Gold Prices Will Increase In this edition, analysts are bullish across th