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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 8-3-2015

I had written a post saying Current Thought would be delayed till late this evening tonight, but didn't hit "Publish." Sorry about that. I d
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 8-2-2015

In the next few months I will have my new book "Illusions of Wealth" out to the public. If you are interested, you can sign up to be notifie
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-30-2015

From the Trading Desk The precious metals had an uninspiring trading day, taking some more time to consolidate this week after the last mont
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

TheStreet.com Biased Against Low Priced Gold & Silver Coins

It looks like TheStreet.com's Valerie Young came out with an article; "6 Gold and Silver Coins to Buy as Long-Term Investments -- And Then S
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-29-2015

Gold is struggling to move past the $1,100 resistance. The interesting thing is the mining stocks are possibly leading gold higher and we sh
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-28-2015

From the Trading Desk China has grabbed everyone’s attention this week with the Shanghai Composite equity index losing 8% on Sunday night. 
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Links for 2 Week Free Trial of ETF Research Analysis

The links to the 2 week free trial are below, which you may not have received in the first email. I personally think you will like my fresh
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-27-2015

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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-26-2015

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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-23-2015

Providing a sneak peak at my ETF Research Trading Analysis. Compare it to the last few days where 2 out of the 3 days I gave a sneak peak as
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-22-2015

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April Call To Wait And Buy Gold Below $1,000 Still In Effect

Summary The Dollar has been rising since 2011 yet every "expert" in gold still calls for a dollar crash. Despite a possible bounce in gold a
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-21-2015

My latest article was just posted to Seeking Alpha: April Call To Wait And Buy Gold Below $1,000 Still In Effect http://seekingalpha.com/art
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-20-2015

NOTE: Our 2 week free trial for the ETF Research Analysis is available now. Two weeks of free picks and we believe you will like it. Two of
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-19-2015

I have included today's Current Thoughts embedded in the following link which is the introduction of the ETF Research Trading Analysis 2 wee
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-16-2015

Today's gold market is more of the same for the morning session. Gold just doesn't want to get up and go and is inching ever so closer to th
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Youth unemployment in Europe

Youth Unemployment and their Future in America and Abroad

I'm going to go a little off topic today, but still related to issues that are occurring in this world. I want to address the youth. I belie
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-15-2015

Things still looking down for gold even though we haven't yet broken the Nov. 5th lows. Some of us are getting tired of the lower lows as we
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-14-2015

From the Trading Desk Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras accepted new proposals from creditors including stipulations for a EUR 50 billion
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-13-2015

I'm sticking with my feeling that we still get a bounce in gold and silver even though we saw a solution for the Greece situation. The minin
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-12-2015

Was a long week at FreedomFest but well worth it. While there were many speakers there it was the one on one conversations I had with econom
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-9-2015

From the Trading Desk After a wild few days of trading, the Federal Open Market Committee minutes yesterday didn’t really provide any additi
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-8-2015

Gold and silver held their own today with the dollar falling back a bit. It seems gold wants to move a bit higher but the mining stocks want
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-7-2015

More coming soon, but I wanted to get something out as soon as I could. Busy day today! From the Trading Desk With fears surrounding the Gre
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-6-2015

The Greece news came in with the "NO" vote meaning they wouldn't succumb to IMF pressure to take cuts on various programs the Greece have en
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-5-2015 (Greece edition)

From the Trading Desk Despite the long weekend coming up in the US in celebration of July 4th, gold traded with decent volume today on the C
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-5-2015

From the Trading Desk Despite the long weekend coming up in the US in celebration of July 4th, gold traded with decent volume today on the C
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 7-1-2015

Gold and silver continue down the slippery slope to the November 5, 2014 lows. The mining stocks really got hammered. Yesterday I said; "I t
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-30-2015

Gold and silver started the day lower, tried to make a run higher and ended up back to the lows of the day. I want to remind gold bulls what
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-30-2015

Gold and silver started the day lower, tried to make a run higher and ended up back to the lows of the day. I want to remind gold bulls what
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-29-2015

Today was one of those times I was referring to yesterday when I said the following; For a good idea on what to expect, keep an eye on the V
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-28-2015

Fear is coming back to the markets at present as the Greece situation unfolds. Below is the current snapshot of the DOW and S&P 500 futu
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-25-2015

From the Trading Desk After failing twice ahead of its 200 day moving average a week ago, gold is now down for a fifth consecutive day in a
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-24-2015

The tale of 2 headlines shook the market today. One from CNBC that didn't reveal the truth of the matter and the others from Zerohedge which
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-23-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday, US home sales for the month of May came in better than expected and rose by 5.1% to 5.35 million units, the
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-22-2015

Today gold opened lower and kept falling while silver stayed positive. Gold was down $19 just after the open after declining in Asia overnig
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-21-2015

Gold is still hovering above the $1,200 mark, trying to find direction. I think it will finally get some direction this week if we get the G
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-18-2015

From the Trading Desk On the heels of the US Federal Reserve signaling that it will be even more cautious than expected in the shift towards
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-17-2015

The Fed came out with their decision today and as expected did not raise rates. They also said and Yellen later confirmed that they have no
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-16-2015

We got the volatility for the stock market as we whipsawed back up pre-fed. I still lean short the market and metals, but actually think aft
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-15-2015

Had a little bit of an upswing in gold and silver as they just can't get to the lower lows I am expecting. This range bound activity may be
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-14-2015

  Today's Current Thoughts are summed up in my most recent article Gold Is Knocked Down, but Not Out. http://buygoldandsilversafely.com
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Gold Is Knocked Down, but Not Out

Gold had a range of $10 on Friday, closing down slightly in the middle of that range at a bid of $1,181.30. Silver has been acting weaker th
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-11-2015

From the Trading Desk After three consecutive days of gains, gold took a breather today as the USD fought back against recent losses.  US Re
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-10-2015

Gold had another good move earlier in the day and then gave it all back. The dollar did however break down below it's 5 day trend but still
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-9-2015

Gold started the day out higher but could not continue moving up and instead reversed course and trended down the rest of the day as seen in
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-8-2015

The dollar took a big hit today and while gold did rise today, it didn't make a huge move up like it should have. There is still a lot of re
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-7-2015

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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-4-2015

From the Trading Desk The markets were a sea of red today with equities and commodities alike succumbing to liquidation pressure.  Gold is a
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-3-2015

Today was one of those days where from a micro perspective, things didn't go as planned. The dollar and both gold and silver fell today. Per
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-2-2015

From the Trading Desk Greece is back in the headlines and there is optimism that Athens will accept a new proposal from creditors.   Eurozon
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 6-1-2015

Gold had a spike up early on, but dollar strength pulled it back to flat by end of the day. It was interesting to see gold move past the $1,
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-31-2015

Gold is still hovering below the $1,200 mark and silver had a bit of a bump this past month. The question in my mind is what will get gold a
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Once Gold Breaks Below $1,158 Then What?

When I wrote my last article, Don't Buy Gold Now, Wait Until It's Under $1,000, it naturally received the type of attention I expected. I di
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-28-2015

From the Trading Desk In the overnight session, the Shanghai stock exchange had its biggest drop in four months (6.5%) after it was disclose
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-27-2015

The news of the day was the continuing belief that Greece can resolve their issues and how the markets eat it up like how many believe polit
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-26-2015

Thoughts from the Trading Desk After the long Memorial Day weekend in the US, the markets came back today to a decidedly bearish tone across
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-25-2015

Gold has opened up slightly in early morning hours in Asia, still above the $1,200 resistance level and still in a range overall. Silver has
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-21-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday’s Federal Open Market Committee minutes failed to cause a stir in the precious metals markets.  According to
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-20-2015

This is one of those days where there just isn't much to say about gold and silver. We waited all day for some news from the Fed and when it
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-19-2015

From the Trading Desk In the overnight session, a European Central Bank board member said that the central bank would front load its purchas
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-18-2015

The dollar above 94 on the index is giving gold a little pause today. This coupled with a record breaking stock market is currently causing
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-17-2015

In lieu of today's Current Thoughts I have written an article for you on the blog.   Understanding Where We Are Now with the Price of G
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Dollar Index 5-13

Understanding Where We Are Now with the Price of Gold and Silver

Many who read what I write know that I sell gold and silver coins and bars for a living. You also know I call the markets like I see them. I
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-14-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday, US retail sales figures disappointed and the USD index hit lows it hadn’t seen since February.  With stops
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-13-2015

Gold did exactly what we wanted it to do today as it not only broke above $1,200 resistance, but also $1,215 resistance to close at $1,218.
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-12-2015

From the Trading Desk At the end of April, gold was trading at $1,190 and silver was at $16… not too much has changed since then as these ma
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-11-2015

The dollar is still hovering above 95 on the index, despite some up and down from that number. I still would look to it for an idea of where
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-10-2015

We've got to get gold to move higher or lower and get out of this trend. Now that we have the Fed and some data to work with, I think we'll
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-07-2015

Janet Yellen may have done for the markets what Alan Greenspan did so many years ago; put a floor in it. We will find out tomorrow after the
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-06-2015

Gold was down early and never really did anything today. The mining stocks fared worse and some are starting to break down. Could be a sign.
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-05-2015

Gold had a nice move up today before the market even opened along with some bad trade data. Then the better than expected manufacturing data
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-04-2015

I said in yesterday's Current Thoughts that with the May month we could get a little bounce setting us up for a summer bounce. Today we got
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 5-03-2015

Gold is sitting $20 from it's 52 week low. When I wrote my Don’t Buy Gold Now, Wait Until It’s Under $1,000 article many people thought I wa
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-30-2015

We got more of a shake up than gold bugs bargained for with the good unemployment report today. Gold fell quickly and before you knew it 2 h
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-29-2015

Gold received some good news this morning with the worse than expected GDP report but it really didn't do much to help the physical metals.
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-28-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold was trading lethargically yesterday when a 9,500 lot (950,000 ounces) sweep on the electronic exchange yanked it
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-27-2015

It looks like we got a jump start on the May and summer good months I spoke about in yesterday's Current Thoughts. We also got some volatili
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-26-2015

I will say right now, unequivocally, this is going to be a crazy week for not just gold and silver, but for the markets in general. As with
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-23-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday, economic data showed that sales of existing US homes rose by the highest amount since 2013.  The figure cam
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-22-2015

Gold didn't like the data on existing home sales surging to the highest since September 2013. Speaking of data, I see that if you go to this
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-21-2015

Yesterday, despite the decline in gold prices, I said I was still leaning long. Today, gold gave us a little move higher, pushing once more
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-20-2015

The April trend of a troubled month for gold continued today as gold fell once again below $1,200 with a little stronger dollar. We did get
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-19-2015

Gold held its own on Friday and I am leaning long now since it has held up this long above $1,200. We are in dire need of a move higher or t
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-16-2015

Today we had a good mid-day reversal after triggering some longs in the morning with the bounce higher. Perhaps a good rule is to be patient
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-15-2015

Today I am providing a free sample of the ETF Research Trading Service I am offering below. These are the exact pages of what was sent out y
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-14-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold kicked off the overnight session with a bearish tone. Worse than expected economic data out of China caused the A
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-13-2015

Repeat after me; gold is trending. So is silver. Gold under $1,200 again and silver still under $17. There is not much one can like about it
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-12-2015

Gold and silver had a nice pop on Friday and stayed over $1,200 after once again not breaking through the $1,190 level. It has clearly staye
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-9-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold’s bullish reaction on the Sunday open to Good Friday’s disappointing nonfarm payrolls figures seems like a distan
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-8-2015

The Fed's minutes didn't budge any of my indicators today. Gold and silver were in the red most of the day. Gold is fighting the $1,200 resi
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-7-2015

The Blog page now has the article up "Don’t Buy Gold Now, Wait Until It’s Under $1,000." From the Trading Desk On Good Friday, US nonfarm pa
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Don’t Buy Gold Now, Wait Until It’s Under $1,000

Gold is back over $1,200 once again, and we may be getting a little bounce with precious metals, as we haven't yet taken out the November 5
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-6-2015

Gold moved up through the morning along with silver and then slowly fell the rest of the day. Gold is down just over $3 in Asian trading and
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-5-2015

This will be an interesting week for gold. We should get a bounce up with the weak job numbers on Friday. As usual with Fed meeting minutes
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 4-01-2015

Gold took today's employment data showed a deceleration in March and February construction numbers showed a steeper decline than estimated.
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-31-2015

This is the first Current Thoughts without the ETF analysis. If you are interested in still receiving the ETF analysis, you can subscribe to
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-30-2015

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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-29-2015

The Mining Package Is Available  We are excited to tell you that as of Friday the Mining Package is now available for purchase and was annou
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-26-2015

From the Trading Desk Unrest in the Middle East has caused crude oil to rally over 15% in the last five trading days.  A coalition of ten co
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-25-2015

Gold tried to push past the $1,200 round number resistance this morning but just couldn't do it. Silver also struggled with the round number
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-24-2015

From the Trading Desk Since the Federal Open Market Committee meeting last Wednesday, gold has traded higher for five consecutive sessions. 
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-23-2015

Gold and silver continued their merry march higher today as the dollar is under pressure again, falling below 97. The mining ETFs did quite
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-22-2015

After a great week last week for gold and silver, will the trend higher in metals continue this week? If trading in Europe provides us with
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-19-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday’s Federal Open Market Committee release had, yet again, confusing dichotomous language which left market par
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-18-2015

I have to say that the title of my last article from yesterday fit the action in the "Data is Dead; All Hail the Fed!" I followed that up wi
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-17-2015

If you haven’t read it already, I posted an article to the site today called; Data is Dead; All Hail the Fed! It is an insightful look into
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Fed Week Volatility

Data is Dead; All Hail the Fed!

What Does this Data Tell Us? Does the Market Care? All the market cares about is what a few words from the Fed meeting say tomorrow, not wha
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-16-2015

There really wasn't much action at all in gold and silver today. A little dip to test the $1,150 mark in gold and silver the $15.50 mark. Th
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-15-2015

Gold is now down 4.9% in its last 9 trading days as the dollar has hit a 12 year high against the euro. I like the charts for gold and silve
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-12-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold sold off yet again yesterday with the USD index making highs it has not touched since the spring of 2003. The eur
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-11-2015

Gold and silver took another hit today as the dollar moved ever higher approaching the 100 mark on the index. The Euro sunk to the 105 regio
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-10-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold had a dismal previous week, trading lower for five consecutive days with the worst performance of the week coming
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-09-2015

Gold and silver popped up overnight but headed down ever since in U.S. trading. JDST again was the star and closed up 15.68% to close at 14.
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-08-2015

As you know I have been calling for lower prices in the metals for some time and we finally broke below the $1,190 resistance on Friday and
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-05-2015

From the Trading Desk The USD continues its ascent higher and the euro has fallen to an eleven year low, dipping under 1.10 earlier in today
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-04-2015

In yesterday's Current Thoughts I said I like JDST and today it didn't let us down. JDST ended up over 7% higher from yesterday's close and
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-03-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold had been working its way higher for about a week but found steady offers for three consecutive days around the $1
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-02-2015

Gold and silver spiked up overseas and spent the rest of the day falling in the U.S. Yellen speaks again tomorrow so expect some more volati
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 3-01-2015

China lowered rates over the weekend fighting their own slump and many thought gold would take off higher because of this, but is flat in As
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-26-2015

From the Trading Desk Overnight data showed that net gold imports from Hong Kong to China jumped from a three month low in December of 71.4
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-25-2015

Gold is doing all it can to trade above $1,200 as it is stuck in a range between $1,190 and $1,212 the last 4 trading days. One has to be pa
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-24-2015

From the Trading Desk The overnight session was painfully quiet.  Volume on the electronic exchange was dismal with participants on the side
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-23-2015

Gold gapped down this morning and broke below the $1,200 mark down to $1,190.70 before bouncing higher to $1,209.90 and closing at $1202 in
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-22-2015

The headlines are all negative for gold of late. Whether it’s the $4 billion erased from funds or the Greece deal optimism, gold has opened
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-19-2015

From the Trading Desk The precious metals were looking weak for the majority of the trading session yesterday and then the FOMC minutes prom
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-18-2015

What a difference a day makes in a sharp turnaround for gold and silver. What was the reason? The Fed minutes came out. Anytime we have Fed
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-17-2015

From the Trading Desk The US market has returned from the long Presidents’ Day weekend to find all four precious metals breaking down.  Seem
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Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-17-2015 Morning Update

We obviously opened up down on gold and silver which took away any bias I had. I said in yesterday's thoughts that if we took out 9.00 on JD
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-16-2015

Gold and silver really didn’t have much of a move higher, and trended a bit lower after a little pop in the morning. Silver however is all g
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Dollar Index 2-11-2015

Should You Buy Gold? – Quoted in AARP Magazine

I was quoted recently in AARP Magazine February/March 2015 edition for an article titled Should You Buy Gold? I have been talking back and f
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-12-2015

From the Trading Desk A variety of headlines out last night and today have had the ultimate net effect of leaving the precious metals hoveri
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-11-2015

  Gold fell today to a one month low of $1220.70 while silver settled down 0.7% to $16.77 today as the dollar gained 0.2% the Euro. Eur
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-10-2015

From the Trading Desk The absence of any major news headlines has the four major precious metals trading in negative territory today.  Volum
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-9-2015

We experienced another mild volatile day in the gold and silver markets but mostly up for the metals and miners. There was no breakout conti
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-8-2015

  After a better than expected jobs report on Friday, both gold and silver took a big hit. I had said in Thursday’s Current Thoughts “U
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-5-2015

From the Trading Desk Gold is trading lethargically around yesterday’s closing price with traders on the sidelines ahead of tomorrow’s US no
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-4-2015

In yesterday's Current Thoughts I wrote "while I still lean for lower lows for gold, it doesn't mean that we won’t get a bounce now especial
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-3-2015

Gold gapped down double digits today but silver ended up green on the day with a score of +90 now. Was still a volatile day and hard to trad
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-2-2015

Both gold and silver had up and down days in a somewhat tight range for silver and a little bit wider range for gold. The same can be said f
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 2-1-2015

What a turnaround for gold and silver on Friday for gold and silver. This is why you should never hold the triple leveraged ETFs for too lon
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-29-2015

From the Trading Desk Yesterday, the FOMC left gold longs feeling exposed and vulnerable.  Gold had moved up over $100 on the year and with
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-28-2015

From Bloomberg today; The Federal Reserve maintained its pledge to be “patient” on raising interest rates and boosted its assessment of the
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-27-2015

I put out a midday Current Thoughts today concentrating on JNUG and JDST and how I would have traded them. If you haven't had a chance, spen
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Current Thoughts 1-27-2015 Midday Report – JNUG and JDST Trades

When I write my Current Thoughts I mention the words "higher high" in trading the various ETFs. In explaining this pull up a chart of JNUG w
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-26-2015

Today we got the gap down in gold and silver and both metals meandered at these lower prices with silver signalling a daily red arrow down.
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-25-2015

In Thursday's Current Thoughts I said I lean towards JDST  and it turned out to be the start of the day up 14.94% as gold took a hit. The da
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-22-2015

Gold and silver gapped down in Asia and European trading with gold all the way down to just below $1,280. The metals started creeping up pre
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-21-2015

Today the price of gold and silver gapped up to over $1,300 and $18 the prior resistance and almost immediately after the U.S. markets opene
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-20-2015

  From the Trading Desk With the US out yesterday for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, the markets were quiet and gold took a brief pause f
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-19-2015

Interesting thought as I type these Current Thoughts on Monday afternoon is the following; Why has there been no movement in precious metals
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-15-2015

From the Trading Desk Just when it looked like gold had exhausted its move to the upside, an entirely unexpected market event gave it new le
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-14-2015

Gold took all day to figure out what it wanted to do today while silver was down the entire day. Watch $1,244 to be taken out for the bullis
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-13-2015

Gold moved past the resistance in the morning only to come back down by the afternoon. Silver finally moved higher as it was lagging gold an
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-12-2015

In yesterday's Current Thoughts I made the following observation on mining stocks; Right now we are moving higher and that is the trend. Buy
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-11-2015

Gold and silver have continued their climb higher and with it the miners are continuing their bounce as well. In my 2015 Predictions for Gol
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Dollar Index 1-8-2015

2015 Predictions for Gold and Silver

Over the last few years I have been one of the few who sell gold and silver that have been dollar bullish as well as being in the deflation
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-8-2015

Gold and silver couldn't break out today and both finished slightly down for the day. All the mining ETFs took a hit and JDST hit a higher h
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-7-2015

In yesterday's Current Thoughts I said to expect some volatility today with the Fed's minutes coming out from their December meeting. We got
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-6-2015

Yesterday I was looking for the sign of gold to catch up to the miners and today we got just that. The gold price gave us a green arrow up o
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-5-2015

Mining stocks are definitely leading gold at this point in time. The weekly arrows are now green for all of the mining ETFs. JNUG was the fi
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Current Thoughts 1-4-2015

Gold and silver before the New Years holiday really didn't do much but of note was even with the prices not rising above $1,190, the mining
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-30-2014

 From the Trading Desk In the midst of another short holiday week with New Year’s Day coming up on Thursday, most market participants are me
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-29-2014

Gold and silver did see some more selling today as we march towards the potential of lower lows into next year. If you think about it, we ar
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-28-2014

Recently I was quoted in an article on Bloomberg News. It was a quote from 2012 when I wrote an article about the election in 2012 and Glenn
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-23-2014

Gold and Silver Gold fell 0.2% today and silver rose 0.5%. Gold for the year is down 2% and silver down 19%. Next year we will finally be of
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-22-2014

Metals and Miners Today started out flat for gold and silver but as the day moved on the price of the metals and miners fell. While gold is
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-21-2014

Metals Gold just couldn't get past the $1,200 mark and stay there Friday. Silver also struggling with the $16 mark but is presently 8 cents
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-18-2014

What a day for the DOW. I mentioned the last couple days that I was bullish on stock until Christmas. Today we saw a 421 point gain for the
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-17-2014

The Federal Reserve announcement on monetary policy came out today and I have said several times in my writings, the Fed can't raise interes
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-16-2014

I have told you in both the last two Current Thoughts that the week of the Fed meeting would give us the potential of a whipsaw and prices a
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-15-2014

In yesterday's current thoughts I said to expect some volatility during this Fed meeting week and today we got the first swing for gold and
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-14-2014

Gold and silver were a little weak on Friday but both are still above the $1200 and $17 marks. The miners lost some and JNUG came close to b
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Homebuilder ETFs 12-12-2014

The Illusion of an Economic Recovery

The Fed and many economists seem to think the economy is strong, but is it? My Thoughts on the Economy Based on the Data I Read The Fed igno
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-12-2014 Morning Update

Just a few thoughts on what I am seeing this morning. I like TNA over 72.90 as I am still bullish on the stock market and TZA hit resistance
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-11-2014

The dollar did indeed bounce higher today and the metals didn't follow through to higher highs but took a breather. Same goes for the miners
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-10-2014

I like the headline about gold from Bloomberg today; Gold futures decline as oil slump sparks deflation concern. As many of you know, I have
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-09-2014

Nice day for gold and silver! In yesterday's Current Thoughts I made the following comments; "If you haven’t traded JNUG long yet, and as lo
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-08-2014

Gold is still flirting with the $1,200 mark opening up below it and then rallying to go above before giving $5 back and settling in at $1205
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Buy Gold and Silver Safely Blog Post

Best Ways to Invest in Silver with Your IRA

Silver will soon be an investment that many will be contemplating once it finishes the beat down it has experienced for the past several yea
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-05-2014 Morning Update

JNUG is close to its 52 week low of 2.84 in pre-market trading. It will be doing a 1:10 reverse split soon and even though gold has not brok
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-04-2014

In today's morning report I said I was somewhat bullish on gold. The dollar was getting hammered but gold was pretty flat all day and the mi
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-04-2014 Morning Update

Gold and silver are flat to up so far this morning but the miners haven't yet followed through. The risk vs. reward for a long is still ther
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-03-2014

Gold finally managed to move past the $1,200 mark today and is now trading $79 off of its low established Nov. 7th. The weekly green triangl
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-02-2014

Gold retreated today giving back much of what it gained yesterday and falling again below the $1,200 resistance. It tried to move over but j
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-01-2014

Today’s movement in the metals market can only be described as volatile, but if anyone who had buy orders in to buy gold or silver at prices
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 12-01-2014 – Morning Update

Overnight we saw some serious pushing of the metals down in Asia where we saw big money taking advantage of the result of the Swiss vote tel
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-30-14

Gold and silver got slammed on Friday and today's Swiss rejection of the SNB acquiring more gold has put another nail in the coffin of those
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-25-14

SLV was the star today as the weekly triangle turned up. This technically is a bullish sign for silver but GLD and the miners; GDX, JNUG and
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-24-14

Gold and silver never gained any momentum today and in what looks like will be a flat week of trading with the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday; I
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-23-14

Gold climbed higher on Friday and finally broke through the $1,200 resistance level and silver climbed higher as well. The mining stocks gap
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-20-14

Mining stocks had a nice day today with gold still hovering in the $1,190's.  Silver is still trading in the low $16's and both metals are u
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-19-14

In yesterday's Gold and Silver Outlook I said we may experience a volatile time before the Fed meeting and we weren't disappointed. This is
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CCI Index

Is Deflation Still a Threat to Gold?

When you talk to investors as to why they buy gold, many look to the precious metal as being a hedge against inflation. But since 2011 we ha
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-18-14

Gold managed to move higher again today surpassing the $1,200 resistance level but closing below at $1,197.10. Silver eked out a small gain.
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-17-14

Gold and silver fell a little today but have recouped some of the loss since the close. But it was the miners that took the show today with
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-16-14

Apologies again for not hitting the "Publish" button for the 11/13 report. Friday gold, silver and the miners started the morning down but t
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-13-14

Somehow forgot to hit "Publish" on this on Thursday, apologies. Gold and silver languished today even with a report showing U.S. jobless cla
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-12-14

Gold and silver were flat most of the day and the miners broke to new highs then settled below yesterday's highs. I had said in a morning re
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-12-14 – Morning Update

Metals can't seem to get past yesterday's highs but are trying. I lean bullish for a trade if we break the highs from yesterday but it's not
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-11-14

Gold and silver scores improved to -75 today with an uptick in the metals. The miners did break yesterday's highs for a trade but then fell
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-10-14

Gold and silver gave back much of what they gained on Friday, and the miners did too in a complete reversal of fortune. Miners The miners di
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-09-14

Finally a nice day for gold and silver. Was it because the metals were oversold or was it just simply a reversal of pattern before the next
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-06-14

Gold and silver took a little breather today finishing up a bit but the trend is still negative. Draghi and the ECB kept rates unchanged but
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-05-14

Gold dropped to its lowest price since April 2010. Silver got slammed earlier in the morning falling to $15.09 and then bounced up to close
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-04-14

Gold and silver managed to stay above the levels I have spoke about the last couple days; $1,160 and $15.68 for silver. The miners, GDX, NUG
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-03-14

Physical gold and silver slipped today but the miners took last weeks physical buying as a reason to move higher. Silver was a little more b
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 11-02-14

Silver is now at a 55 month low and gold continues to decline in Asia with a stronger dollar due to Bank of Japan's increase in stimulus. Do
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Buy Gold and Silver Safely Blog Post

My Advice for Gold and Silver Investors Today

This is just a short comment with powerful ramifications. My Advice for Gold and Silver Investors My advice for gold and silver investors is
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-30-14

The mining stocks took it on the chin big time today. But the start of the day was JDST again up a whopping 26%. JDST is up about $10 a shar
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-29-14

In today's midday report I pointed out some of the shortcomings of the Fed reading the market which is why they are still keeping their low
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-29-14 – Midday Report

The Fed has spoken and as I wrote in yesterday's Current Thoughts that the Fed won't do anything. Specifically I said; My guess is the Fed w
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-28-14

We got some volatility today with gold and silver as they bounced off their most recent lows slightly, but it was the miners that made the b
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-27-14

As mentioned in yesterday's thoughts, gold and silver are struggling to catch footing and the miners I mentioned last week were set to break
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-26-14

No good news for gold bugs so far this afternoon. Gold and silver opening slightly lower in Asia. After Friday's non-event where we saw gold
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-23-14

Really not much to add to the midday report I posted. Miners ended up a bit after all hitting 52 week lows. This is what market makers do, t
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-23-14 – Midday Report

Just a quick note that even with gold lower today, as expected, and the mining stocks all breaking their 52 week lows, we have had a nice bo
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-22-14

This morning I added a note to last nights Current Thoughts about what gold did overnight in Asia and Europe as well as at the open here in
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-21-14

Gold and silver ended the day with slightly better scores today but the miners continued their struggles. GDX, JNUG and NUGT all finished do
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-20-14

Gold, silver and the miners all went up slightly today ending a mini losing streak. The scores for all 3 improved a little. The dollar staye
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-19-14

Somethings got to give soon between the scores of GLD which has improved to +70 and silver and the miners which are sitting at -100. GDX is
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-16-14

  Gold and silver couldn't really make up their mind today just as I couldn't yesterday in trying to figure out their next direction wh
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-15-14

Gold continued its climb today and all my recommendations from yesterday, GDX, NUGT, JNUG and TNA ended higher. TNA opened lower and could h
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-14-14

Gold maintained some strength today before falling back a bit. Silver still holding its own, but a little weaker than gold. The miners were
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-13-14

Opposite of the question I asked yesterday is the question today, does gold lead the miners? It seems that today we saw that kind of action
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-12-14

Are Miners Leading Gold? Are the miners leading gold or is gold leading the miners. If it is the former, gold is poised to fall further. Man
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-10-2014

Friday's Gold and Silver Outlook for Current Thoughts on gold and silver will be moved to Sunday afternoon/evening. Most investors want to k
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-09-2014

Gold and silver both continued to move higher today, however just like two days ago, gold miners took it on the chin with another triple dig
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-08-2014

I wrote an intraday report today with gold at $1,215. Gold finished up $6 higher from that intraday report where I said "This could be the c
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Intraday Outlook 10-08-2014

I should have noted that there was a release of notes today from the most recent Fed meeting. These releases, as well as the day the Fed ann
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-07-2014

In yesterday's Current Thoughts I noted that because of increased sales we "may mean a continued move up tomorrow and the possibility of som
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-06-2014

One of my indicators I wrote about a few weeks back tells me whether we are about to turn a corner on metals. On Friday, because of this ind
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-03-2014

Gold fans I know don't like it, but the yellow metal finally hit the target I was expecting it to take out breaking the $1,200 round number
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-02-2014

Gold, silver continued with the -100 score today while GDX had a late move higher to finish with a -90 score. It seems that the $1,200 level
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 10-01-2014

The manufacturing index for September was weaker than expected today giving gold and silver a little boost of life. Gold finished $8 off its
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-30-2014

"Turn out the lights, the party's over" used to be a song sung by Don Meredith during Monday Night Football games back in the day when a tea
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Gold Is Not in a Bear Market

Just because gold has fallen in price from its highs the past 3 years doesn't mean that it's in a bear market. While you have read in many o
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-29-2014

Gold fell today after an early session higher but has not fallen below the closing low of $1,213.50 set a week ago. It still seems to me tha
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-26-2014

Gold prices fell again today on a stronger than expected GDP report and continued strength in the dollar. Silver managed to eek out a little
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-25-2014

Gold fell to an 8 month low today but rebounded mid-day. The scores for gold and silver stayed at -100. Was this the Bottom for Gold? Was th
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-24-2014

The correlation of the dollar moving higher and precious metals lower continued today as the dollar index breached 85 for the first time, a
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-23-2014

Gold and silver bounced today off their most recent lows with both scores moving from -100 to -90. Yesterday I said; "Mining stocks look lik
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-22-2014

Both precious metals ended up lower again today as the knife keeps falling and no one is daring to grab it. Gold and silver maintained their
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-19-2014

Gold and silver continued their downturn today. Miners also got hit pretty hard. In lieu of today's Current Thoughts, which is nothing but t
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Gold and Silver Feeling the Deflation Blues

If it looks like a duck and walks/quack/flies etc. like a duck, it is a duck! I have been one of the few out there who sell gold and speak o
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-18-2014

While stocks break to new highs, gold and silver are still in a strong downward trend and today gave us no indication the pain is over. Whil
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-17-2014

Not only did we get the volatility related to the Fed meeting we got the continued down turn in gold and silver I expected today. While gold
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

9-17-2014 Mid-day Fed Announcement Report

As mentioned in yesterday's current thoughts, the Fed kept things status quo, tapering another $10 billion. Here is what I said about market
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-16-2014

As mentioned yesterday and again mid-day today with an update on gold posted, we saw some volatility in the precious metal pre-Fed announcem
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

9-16-2014 Mid-day Report

Looks like the mining stocks want to bounce here, with gold and silver bouncing off their most recent lows. I noted in last nights Current T
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-15-2014

Gold got a little bounce today on India's imports doubling year over year to $2 billion. Silver edged up just a bit. The score for gold move
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-12-2014

Gold hit an 8 month low today while silver was a little more buoyed closing right where it bottomed in 2013. As such, gold is now rated -100
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-11-2014

Gold fell to a 7 month low and silver to a 14 month low today with their scores going from -60 to -90 respectively. Silver broke its 2013 in
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The Dollar Has Not Crashed Like Gold Bulls Thought It Would

It is easy to convince people of all the problems with the U.S. economy. We do have over $17.7 Trillion of national debt and a Federal Reser
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-10-2014

Gold took a little more of a hit today hitting a fresh 3 month low, but after hours is up $5. Silver closed at $18.95, and is up a bit in af
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-9-2014

Yesterday I said that we may get a move higher sometime this week. We had an intraday reversal for both gold and silver after a move by mark
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-8-2014

Gold and silver continued their downtrend today with gold falling about $13 an ounce and silver 18 cents. Like a magnet, the double bottom f
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-5-2014

Gold and silver managed to rebound a little today as the unemployment report came in weaker than expected. Looking at the one day chart you
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-4-2014

Gold and silver moved down another notch with a score that went from -60 to - 70, still in a weak downtrend. The mining stocks, represented
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-3-2014

Nothing really changed with the outlook for gold and silver as they as both moved from a -70 to a -60, still maintaining the weak downtrend.
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8-22-2014

Adding Current Thoughts Section To Home Page

I have added a Current Thoughts section to the Home Page to help investors with short, medium and long term forecasts. I will be using the E
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Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-2-2014

Gold and Silver Outlook 9-2-2014 Both gold and silver turned from sidelines mode to very weak downtrend with the move down in price today. H
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For one week only, Buy Gold and Silver Safely is offering the extremely popular "junk" silver for the rock-bottom price of 70 cents over spo
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One More Push Higher for Gold and Silver Before Test of Lows?

One of the indicators I did not provide you with in my recent article 8 Indicators That Tell Us Where Gold Might Go Next is causing me to be
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8 Indicators That Tell Us Where Gold Might Go Next

When trying to advise clients on what to do with their hard earned dollars, especially when I have a natural bias towards gold that is bulli
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Doug Eberhardt Radio Interview – Current Thoughts on Gold and Silver

I will be on KYNT radio "Alive at 5" show with host David Leonard where you can listen in to hear my current thoughts on gold and silver 6/2
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Why the Predictions of Hyperinflation and Economic Collapse Were Wrong

Doom and gloomers make good money selling fear. That's something you won't find here at Buy Gold and Silver Safely, just to get you to buy g
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Why I See Lower Gold and Silver Prices Over the Next 3 to 4 Months

I had called the gold short term bottom perfectly on April 23rd when gold was at $1,285. After a run up in gold to $1,316 today, and with th
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Which Has Been Better since 1975, Gold or Savings at Bank?

With banks paying very little interest these days, investors have been seeking out ways to earn more than the paltry less than 1/2 percent t
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We Are Not Off to the Races Yet With Gold

Gold has had a nice bounce now off the bottom set in December of 2013, but are we off to the races just yet? Here is what I wrote last month
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The Awful Truth about Mutual Fund Managers and Hedge Fund Managers Performance

The following is an excerpt from my forthcoming book, "Illusions of Wealth" with an update on my thoughts about gold and silver to follow. T
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Recap of 2013 and Past Calls on Gold and Silver

Unlike most gold dealers, I don't spend all my time writing articles that call for a dollar crash or that hyperinflation is around the corne
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Will Gold Fall Below the 1980 Peak of $850?

When seeing what Market Makers and Hedge Fund Managers can do with stocks as they have with Apple (AAPL), Netflix (NFLX)  and Herbalife (HLF
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Gold and Dollar Down but Both Will Rise Next Year

As I pointed out in my last article, I expected continued selling of gold by the big boys; the Hedge Funds, Mutual Funds and Professional tr
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Why Gold and Silver Will Break to New Lows and Tax Moves to Capitalize Upon

We have seen the perfect storm come down on gold and silver this past week with the Fed taper, Congress agreement on the budget for two year
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Fed Quantitative Easing Coming to an End Sooner than Expected? Hardly!

The results of the Fed decision came in. No taper. But the stock market sold off that day and so did gold. Why? The answer may be found in t
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The Federal Reserve – Lender and Buyer of Last Resort

Can the Federal Reserve save the U.S. economy from failure? Is this their mandate? When you research "lender of last resort (LLR)," which is
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Gold and Silver Are Insurance against $17 Trillion of National Debt and More

Gold and Silver Are Insurance Against $17 Trillion of National Debt Investing in physical gold and silver is not a profit driven investment.
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Do Financial Advisors Ever Caution You Against Buying Stocks?

Recently I had someone tell me that I am biased in favor of gold and silver (meaning always bullish) because I sell gold and silver.  This w
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Calling the Fed Taper Bluff and What Gold Might Do Next

The price of gold could be affected by next weeks Fed meeting as they decide whether or not to taper the Quantitative Easing purchases they
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One Week Sale On American Gold Eagles 4% Over Spot Including 1% Commission

NOTE: The following sale of coins were at a time when the premiums were higher or lower than they are today. At the time of the sale, they w
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Sticking With Stronger Dollar and Weaker Gold Through End of Year

Being one of the few out there who sells gold and has called gold lower since September of 2011 when the dollar hit bottom, and having calle
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Double Top in Gold with Dollar Rebounding Spells More Trouble Ahead for the Bulls

July 22nd I wrote an article Nice Run Up In Gold and Silver Prices – Expect a Pullback where I called a short term top for gold. July 23rd,
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Conversation with Axel Merk on Gold and Euro at FreedomFest – Merk Funds

Last week I was at FreedomFest in Las Vegas and met many who are influential in the advising of what investors should do with their money. I
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Nice Run Up In Gold and Silver Prices – Expect a Pullback

I am spending the next month in seclusion except for gold and silver business, and writing my next book, "Illusions of Wealth" which the tim
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Is This the Bottom for Gold and Silver?

AUTHOR's NOTE: I have decided to no longer write for Seeking Alpha because of their lack of professionalism and control of content that goes
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Dead Cat Bounce Brought Back to Test April Lows for Gold and Silver as Dollar Moves Higher

Aprils 26, 2013 I wrote an article Gold and Silver Dead Cat Bounce and More Carnage to Come or All In? where I cautioned gold and silver inv
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Economic Data Show Potential Of Stock Market Bubble

The DOW (DIA) and S&P  are breaking new records yet the underlying data doesn't support such valuation in the markets. What does the und
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Gold American Eagle One Ounce Coins Cheaper Than APMEX by $9.75 an ounce on Average

We here at Buy Gold and Silver Safely like to offer you the very lowest prices, guaranteed. A recent price comparison as shown below, reveal
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Gold and Silver Dead Cat Bounce and More Carnage to Come or All In?

Last week we saw some real carnage in the gold and silver markets. In two days, April 12 and April 15, we saw the price of gold fall over $2
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Gold and Silver Doom and Gloom or Crack Up Boom?

Over the past year and a half, I have written many articles on investing in gold and silver, and been one of the few who have told clients c
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Don’t Buy Gold and Silver Coins On eBay from APMEX Bullion Store

NOTE: Please know that the premiums for gold and silver coins and bars change every so often. We still guarantee the lowest prices. Check ou
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Silver Eagle And Junk Bag Shortages Show Underlying Strength Of Silver Market Demand

The price of silver has been steadily falling since April of 2011. Yet the U.S. Mint is having trouble keeping up with demand for One Ounce
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Will The Government Confiscate Your Gold And Bank Deposits?

There has been much chatter over the years on what the government might do to save itself should we here in the United States undergo any ty
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The Problem With Buying Gold And Silver Proof Coins In Your IRA

The gold market has been retreating for awhile now and investors are looking at their IRA statements to see how their holdings in precious m
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Hey Gold Bugs! The Dollar Still Matters!

Many readers may not know I write articles for SeekingAlpha.com now and then. Presently I am ranked #10 for the Gold and Precious Metals Cat
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Silver and Gold American Eagles Priced Lower Than Mike Maloney’s GoldSilver.com

  When it comes to buying gold and silver American Eagles or any other coins, why pay more than you have to? We here at Buy Gold and Si
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Will the Price of Gold and Silver Keep Falling?

The price of gold and silver are down again today, with the dollar moving higher and precious metals investors are wondering how this can be
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Silver American Eagles $3.12 Over Spot – Cheaper than APMEX by 77 Cents an Ounce – UPDATED $2.35 Over Spot – Guaranteed Lowest Price

4-2-2015 UPDATE; To see our current pricing for Silver Eagles and all other coins, go here: http://buygoldandsilversafely.com/gold-and-silve
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Sell Gold To Buy Silver In Your IRA?

There are many reasons to buy gold and silver as insurance for one's exposure to currency risk, but of the two major monetary metals, which
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CNBC Gold Bubble Video Clips FAIL Compilation

I have over the years recorded many videos from CNBC for future use in showing how biased they have been against gold. While some of the peo
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Why Gold and Silver Prices are Declining Along with Dollar

Today we saw gold and silver take a big hit. Normally this would be the result of a stronger dollar, but the dollar also took a big hit toda
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Thoughts On Gold Price Manipulation

  Something doesn't add up. On the one hand we have sales of gold American Eagle coins soaring as well as inflows into the 14 U.S. list
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Turning Paper Into Gold Part 2

In Part 1 of Turning Paper Into Gold I wrote about the flaws of some ETFs like GLD that are really a proxy to gold, but not actually ownersh
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Turning Paper Into Gold Part 1

I have seen many more investors coming to us, saying they are selling their gold (GLD) and silver (SLV) ETFs and wanting to buy physical gol
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Watch for Glenn Beck and Right Wing Media to Advertise More Gold Dealer Commercials With Obama Victory Scaring Conservatives Into Buying High Commission Gold Coins

I noticed quite a few hits on my site for the search term "Glenn Beck and gold" this morning, which means Glenn Beck is using the fear of wh
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Senior Portfolio Manager Case Against Gold Is Flawed

I have been known to criticize advisors, gurus, and journalists, CNBC and others over the years and their constant bashing of gold. Now that
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Did Bernanke Implement QE Infinity to Save the Euro?

When the Euro was imploding earlier this year the dollar was the main beneficiary. With all the problems coming from countries like Greece,
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Bernanke and the Fed Will Do Anything to Save the Banks Under the Guise of Reducing Unemployment

In 2010 I openly challenged Gerald Celente's call for the "Crash of 2010." When I revisited this crash non-event at the end of 2010, I predi
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Stock Market Bubble and QE3 Surprise

Bernanke is getting his wishes without doing anything. The stock market is in la la land, moving higher today on false consumer confidence h
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Is Marc Faber’s Fear of Gold Confiscation Unwarranted?

  Marc Faber, author of the Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, came out today on King World News and repeated his mantra about how our govern
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What the Data Really Tells Us and How It Will Affect Gold and Stocks

The U.S. economy is on the cusp of something big. The questions on everyone's mind are as follows; 1. Who will be our next President and how
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Gold Breakout Or Reversal?

In timing the gold and silver markets, people look to all sorts of charts and data to make a decision to buy or sell. They also look to the
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The Fed Takes Bronze in the Gold and Silver QE3 Race

I will go out on a limb, as I always do, and predict something most won't expect to come tomorrow's Federal Reserve decision on whether to i
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Banks and Insurance Companies Face Troubling Times Ahead – Not Just U.S. Treasury

While Europeans leave the Euro and Euro bonds in droves for the safety and serenity of U.S. Treasuries, forcing the interest rates here in t
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The Gold Price Is Doing Better Than You Think

I begin today's analysis on the gold markets with a chart that I created trying to connect what I believe to be the important issues facing
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Deflation, The Banking Crisis And Why Gold Will Rebound

For years now I have been listening to the inflation/deflation debate and unlike many of the gold dealers, I have been in the deflationary c
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5 Reasons Why You Haven’t Invested in Gold and Silver Updated For 6/1/2012

  The price of gold and silver has moved higher for 11 straight years and you're not yet invested? Why is that? Will you wait for the p
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Is This The Bottom For Gold And Silver Prices?

While we are taking the brunt of the bad European news now, and gold and silver prices are taking a beating, the good news will be coming at
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Is The Gold Community A Cult?

I recently was involved in a discussion centered around the gold community and their constant talk of manipulation and price suppression. Th
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Goldline Pays $4.5 Million To Santa Monica Attorney and Cannot Use Word “Confiscate” Any Longer – Victory for Buyers of Gold and Silver Bullion

A victory for those of us who sell only bullion gold and silver coins at low mark ups! Click for larger image and source I have been warning
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Remember When A Silver Dime Bought You Two Candy Bars? Why You Need To Buy 90% Silver Bags and American Silver Eagles At Just 1% Over Cost Today

I remember as a kid buying candy bars for a nickel. When they raised the price to a dime, I said I would never buy a candy bar again. Of cou
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Euro and Yen Make Up 71.2% Of Dollar Index Which Is Why I Am Dollar Bullish

How many times do you hear someone who sells gold and silver be dollar bullish? Probably not very often. But when you look at what the Dolla
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Peter Schiff’s One Week Sale Versus Our Everyday Low Price On Gold

While writing my next article on the Euro and European bank mess, I received a solicitation email from a friendly competitor of mine, Peter
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2012 Predictions For Gold, Silver, Stock Market, Economy and Elections

Recap of 2010 and 2011 While some well known trend forecasters like Gerald Celente were predicting a crash in 2010, I was taking the opposit
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When There Is Blood On The Streets Buy Gold Part 2

Continued from Part 1 Most reading this might not realize that the Fed secretly gave banks and other countries $7.7 trillion during the 2008
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When There Is Blood On The Streets Buy Gold Part 1

Are those that bought gold and silver panicking yet? I would hope not. My advice to dollar cost average into a position is paying off as my
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Confused About Falling Prices Of Gold and Silver? Part 2

Continued from Part 1 How Far Can the Euro Sink? There are two key areas in the charts below that we need to keep an eye on, the 6/10 low of
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Confused About Falling Prices Of Gold and Silver? Part 1

Are the gold bubble prognosticators right? Is the run in gold and silver over as they fall to a three month low? Nothing could be further fr
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Did Dennis Gartman Sell His Gold?

My first response to this question, is..."who cares?" I listened to Dennis Gartman speak at a LPL financial conference a few years back and 
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IMF Gold Sales and Credit Expansion Maneuvers Show How Desparate Situation in Europe Is – Central Banks Step In

Central Banks stepped in today to help raise liquidity for the struggling Eurozone. The Central Banks involved included the U.S. Federal Res
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Jim Rogers Says Possible Gold Correction and Is Long Dollar

Jim Rogers, author of the book, Hot Commodities, came out today with a statement that gold is "due for a correction" and that he is long the
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Dollar Still Rising and US Treasuries Still Strong While Gold Falters

The US Dollar made it up over the 79 mark today and moving closer and closer to breaking 80 on its way to the 85 range. Thank you Europe! (C
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Euro Fall and Dollar Rise Will Put Pressure On Gold and Silver Prices

Richard Russell of Dow Theory Letters fame repeats what I have been saying about the Euro, U.S. dollar and gold of late. I see the Euro fall
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4 Ways Gold Dealers Rip You Off – Bait and switch tactics gold dealers use

4 Ways Gold Dealers Rip You Off Bait and switch tactics gold dealers use San Diego, Nov. 4, 2011/Buy Gold and Silver Safely/- Countless inve
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Falling Gold and Silver Prices Being Driven By Market Makers and Traders Not Fundamentals Part 3

Continued from Part 2 Banking System Similarities Just look at the banks that lend out multiples of their deposits. Once the 2008 financial
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Falling Gold and Silver Prices Being Driven By Market Makers and Traders Not Fundamentals Part 2

Continued from Part 1 What Does All This Have To Do With Gold and Silver Prices? Most people know that trading in stocks or ETFs is not the
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Falling Gold and Silver Prices Being Driven By Market Makers and Traders Not Fundamentals Part 1

Every time we get a run up in the price of gold and silver of late, we seem to get it pushed right back down again like today when we see fa
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Congress Gives IMF Your Tax Dollars to Bailout Greece

This was an article I wrote about Greece and how they exactly are being bailed out by the IMF/U.S. taxpayer. Back then, the debt in the U.S.
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On and On – The Fed Keeps On Failing

Whether it's Bernanke and Geithner, today or Greenspan and Snow of years  past, the Fed will always do what they do best, interfere in the m
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Physical Gold or Silver – Which Metal Is A Better Investment Today?

Recently I was quoted in an article for Fox Business called; The Lowdown on Buying and Selling Silver. In this article I was quoted as recom
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Fox Business Quoted Me in Article – The Lowdown on Buying and Selling Silver

Fox Business writer Michael Estrin wrote an article yesterday for the Personal Finance section, The Lowdown on Buying and Selling Silver, in
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Pop Goes The Gold Bubble?

I always get a kick out of these articles that young writers put out when they try and tackle a subject such as gold and claim it's in a "bu
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Bank CDs vs. Gold – Which Will Offer Better Return Moving Forward?

Many seniors today are still under the assumption that CDs at the bank are safe. Well, they are still safe today depending on which bank you
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Monopoly Game Banking Versus Gold Insurance – Who Will Win?

The Monopoly game has been around since 1934. Ironically, the game of Monopoly came out at a time when the year before multiple banks had al
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Gold and Silver Confiscation Nonsense Revisited

I read an article recently from a well respected gold analyst Doug Casey where he made the following statement about the potential confiscat
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My Response To Clients Worried About Gold And Silver Prices Falling

   The following is an actual email I sent to a client of mine who was worried about the recent fall in gold and silver prices. I have
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Video Proof CNBC Hates Gold

The video below is living proof that CNBC journalists don't understand gold. While some in the video have gone on to other jobs or have pass
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Are Gold Dealers Still Lying To Their Customers To Make A Higher Commission? – Don’t Ask Glenn Beck or Sean Hannity

It has been a year now since Congress was investigating certain gold dealers as to the tactics they use in convincing gold and silver invest
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Inflation/Deflation And Gold

From time to time I will participate in the conversation on various blogs when I see someone who I know has some intelligence write somethin
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Only Precious Metals Can Prepare You For The Banking Crisis

What the heck is going on these days with the banks? More and more issues are arising with our nations banks causing concern for the investi
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New Website Coming Soon – Prices Still 1% Above Wholesale

The Buy Gold and Silver Safely website has been going through a major overhaul. The new website will be more user friendly and contain more
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Will The 40 Year Pattern Of Lower Gold Prices In August Hold True?

[hs_action id="3681"] The bickering by Congress over the U.S. debt ceiling has caused the price of gold and silver to bounce a little higher
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Gold and Silver Still A Safe Haven But Poised For A Fall?

It's been difficult to see a trend of late for gold and silver, despite the last few days of strength with the recent downgrade of Portugal
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New Currency The Barackazillion – The Only Currency You’ll Ever Need

Introducing; the Barackazillion - The Only Currency You Will Ever Need - go to http://barackazillion.com/ and watch the video. "Money We Can
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Dollar Cost Average Into Physical Gold And Silver On Pullbacks

When is the best time to buy gold and silver? When the prices are pulling back. What do most people do when buying gold and silver? They buy
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What’s Going On With Gold? – Where To From Here

Back in September 2010 I went out on a limb and called a top for those who trade gold and silver mining shares. My goal at the time was to h
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Outline Of The Book “Buy Gold And Silver Safely”

For those of you who haven't yet purchased the book, "Buy Gold And Silver Safely," I thought it would be helpful to see what the actual outl
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Increase In Bank Sub-investment Grade Derivatives Reveal A Need For Gold Insurance

The financial crisis started with banks getting burned in the derivatives market. Then TARP was manipulated to help banks get cash. Next cam
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Glenn Beck, Congress, And The NY Times Don’t Care If You Get Ripped Off Buying Gold

  When I was interviewed for a NY Times story about gold dealers and how they rip off their clients back in September 2010, I was told
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Is Silver Still A Bubble at $35 An Ounce?

There was a Seeking Alpha author who wrote an article last week called; 4 Reasons Why Silver Will Continue to Deflate. His article was picke
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Gold And The End Of The World Scenario

There are some out there who are pro-gold, who use fear tactics like "the end of the world is coming and you better own gold." You won't fin
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Since 1971 What Has Been A Better Return – Stocks Or Gold And Which Will Have A Better Future Return?

The math (according to MeasuringWorth.com): Dow 1/4/1971 - 830 Gold 1/4/1971 - $35 Dow today: $12,516 Gold today: $1,497 Dow percentage gain
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Is Gold A Good Store Of Value?

Everyone once in awhile I'll run across someone who thinks they know it all and will say something like, "The DOW has outperformed gold sinc
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Is Silver Money? And Why You Should Own It

Recently I had a discussion on the Seeking Alpha financial website with someone who claimed that "silver is not money." I took issue with wh
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Buying The Dip In Silver and More Conversations With CFA’s And Bubble Forecasters

Is silver a bubble? Or did we just experience a blow-off top from the highs a few weeks ago? This article is derived from a conversation I h
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CFA Claims 3 Myths That Will Pop the Gold Bubble But Does Not Reply To My Critique

With the recent fall in gold and silver prices, those who have always hated gold and silver seem to come out of the woodwork in claiming the
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2011 Gold and Silver Prices Falling Nothing To Panic About – Decline’s Always Occur

The Quick Answer As To Why Gold and Silver Prices Are Falling (for those of us who just want a quick synopsis and don't have time or care ab
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Morningstar Joins The Anti-Gold Crowd

Morningstar, a company that specializes in the analysis of Mutual Funds, has come out with an article that is critical of the long term outl
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NY Times Says The Precious Metals Bubble Looks Set To Be Pricked

Sooner or later one of the magazine's, financial guru's, CNBC correspondents and others who say gold is a bubble will claim victory. Not eve
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4 Reasons There Will Be Future QE And A Higher Price For Gold and Silver

There has been talk of late that the Fed could put end to quantitative easing (QE) early. This article will address the probability of futur
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Current Thoughts On Gold and Silver Prices and Kiplinger’s Seven Ways Not To Buy Gold

  There was a recent article on buying gold that Free Money Finance brought my attention to recently. I suggest you take a look at it.
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Does Real Estate Or Gold Have A Bright Future?

  Every once in awhile, I keep tabs on what's going on with real estate. I have friends and clients who will ask me my thoughts and I t
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The Lender of Last Resort Isn’t the Fed or ECB, It’s YOU!

Banks always are bailed out by the government or the Fed and in Europe's case, the equivalent of the Fed, the European Central Bank (ECB). T
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Failed European Bank Stress Tests Offer Even More Reasons To Own Physical Gold and Silver

One by one, country by country, the Eurozone's PIIGS (Portugal, Ireland, Italy, Greece and Spain) are succumbing to the excesses of the cred
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If Inflation Is So Rampant, Why Have Treasuries and Gold Both Been So Strong?

As many of you who read my articles know, I call things like I see them. If this means going against the norm sometimes, so be it. What I se
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Why The Price Of Gold Could Move Lower Short Term

It goes against all conventional wisdom for a gold dealer to caution investors on the price of gold and silver moving lower. There are liter
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Dollar vs. Gold In A Dual Inflation-Deflation Economy Part 3

Continued from Part 2 Bernanke and the Stock Market In September 2010 I said I was bullish on the stock market when the DOW was 10,800. I am
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Dollar vs. Gold In A Dual Inflation-Deflation Economy Part 2

Continued from Part 1 Deflation In Real Estate Meanwhile, on the deflation side, we have real estate declining in price for four years and o
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Dollar vs. Gold In A Dual Inflation-Deflation Economy Part 1

Every time you hear "the dollar's down" or "the dollar's up," what exactly does that mean? If they say the dollar is currently trading at 76
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Gold; The Current and Future One World Currency

Every once in awhile I will get someone who calls in and asks whether I think there will be a one world currency. They get this idea from li
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Many Financial Advisors Still Ignorant of Gold’s Place In A Diversified Portfolio Part 3

In Part 3 I will reveal a conversation with an additional CFA who decided to chime in on the debate as to whether gold is to be considered a
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Many Financial Advisors Still Ignorant of Gold’s Place In A Diversified Portfolio Part 2

In Part 2 of this article I will reveal some of the most recent discussions with a CFA who still doesn't seem to possess basic investment co
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Many Financial Advisors Still Ignorant of Gold’s Place In A Diversified Portfolio Part 1

What the financial services industry did was take the stable asset of gold and tried to replace it with the U.S. dollar. The financial advis
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Buy Gold and Silver Safely New Website Coming Soon - Buy gold and silver at 1% over wholesale cost.
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What Will Gold Do Next? 2011 Predictions

Why will the future price of gold and silver move higher? Because a nation cannot build a sustainable recovery on a foundation of debt.
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Buying Gold On Leverage Versus Physical Ownership

One must understand that when they buy gold or silver on leverage, it is a risk that only those who are well capitalized should be taking.
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Why Gold Is a Better Currency Indicator Than the U.S. Dollar Index

This article will explain the U.S. Dollar Index and then make conclusions on how it is not a true indicator of U.S. dollar strength or weakn
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Gold Resumes Trend Higher As Dollar Breaks Down

Gold and silver have been declining in price of late after a stellar year in 2010 seeing gold rise in price over 30% and silver over 70%. Th
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Dave Ramsey’s Advice Not To Buy Gold Cost You 28.4% In Profit

Dave Ramsey says to "invest in good long track record." Why does Dave Ramsey put so much faith in dollars that have a 40 year history of exi
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My Interview With Free Money Finance Makes Their Top 10 For 2010

Last year I was interviewed by Free Money Finance for a 3 part article How to Buy and Sell Physical Gold and Silver. As it turns out, this i
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Why Are Gold and Silver Prices Falling As Dollar Declines?

Any dips in price of gold and silver should be welcomed as an opportunity to dollar cost average into a position. Unless of course you belie
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Money Magazine Joins The 2011 Gold Bubble Crowd – Deja Vu

Why Does Money Magazine Continually Put Down Gold As An Investment?
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Buy Gold and Silver Safely Top 5 Articles of 2010

These were the top 5 articles from Buy Gold and Silver Safely for the year 2010
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Bernanke’s Psychological Warfare On Gold and Silver

Despite what the Fed and media say, underlying fragility of the data hasn't changed and in fact, is getting worse.
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What Happened To Gerald Celente’s Crash Of 2010 Prediction?

Celente will eventually get his crash, but I don't think it will occur until people wake up to the problems our biggest banks are having.
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The Reason Harvard Students Are Ignorant Of Silver Value Today

From grade school on to the university level of teaching, there are no basic requirements that explain to students what gold or silver repre
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Buy American Eagle 1 Ounce Silver Coins Or 90% Junk Silver Bags?

Many people want to buy the 1 ounce American Eagle Silver bullion coins, but for the life of me, I can't figure out why they want to pay suc
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Is The Gold and Silver Held By ETFs Insured?

Is the gold in ETFs actually insured? The answer is the gold is not insured with ETFs and the same goes with the silver ETFs.
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Kindle Version of Buy Gold and Silver Safely Book Now Available

My book, "Buy Gold and Silver Safely" is now available on Kindle for those who own one.
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$4 Trillion Bank Sub-Investment Grade Derivatives Now More Than Financial Crisis Peak Part 2

Part 2 of this article analyzes the top 5 banks future problems with the over $4 trillion sub-investment grade derivatives maturing in the n
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$4 Trillion Bank Sub-Investment Grade Derivatives Now More Than Financial Crisis Peak Part 1

This article analyzes the top 5 banks future problems with the over $4 trillion sub-investment grade derivatives maturing in the next 5 year
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4 Ways Gold Dealers Rip You Off

While there is good reason to be worried about the state of the economy, there is even greater reason to be worried about who you buy your g
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CNBC Bob Pisani’s 2011 "Gold Bubble" Prediction Nonsense

The fact that anyone can call gold a bubble shows how much they truly misunderstand gold. Bob Pisani from CNBC fits that description.
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How A Deflationary Credit Contraction Will Unfold Part 2

Until that wealth is cashed in and turned into real wealth, it can't buy your groceries. This is what most don't understand about wealth, es
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How A Deflationary Credit Contraction Will Unfold Part 1

In this article I will address Nicole Foss's views on how the deflationary credit contraction will unwind.
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Just Returned From Sustainability Conference In Michigan; My Synopsis and Articles Coming Soon

The Fed cannot afford to have the banks implode. Without the Fed's help, the banks would implode as I have outlined in Chapter 4 of my book,
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Don’t Buy European Gold or Rare Coins – Gold Dealer Ripoff And Media Bias Exposed

How do you know if you are getting ripped off from your gold dealer?
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What Will The Price Of Gold Do In Deflation Updated; Japanese Episode Examined

What most people don't realize is the U.S. is following in Japan's deflationary footsteps much more closely than people think. How will this
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Gold Confiscation Won’t Happen Here – Silver Confiscation Analysis Added

Don't believe gold dealers confiscation hype. Learn the right kind of gold to buy.
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Call To Sell Gold and Silver Mining Stocks Was Timely

Traders need to take profit. Holders of physical gold and silver, don't care what happens in the short term because they have peace of mind
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Bernanke Worried About Deflation As His QE2 Rhetoric Continues

Bernanke talking inflation, but it is deflation he is worried about. Don't be fooled.
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Warning! The Gold Dealer Scam – Don’t Get Ripped Off When Buying Gold and Silver

Where do you go for honest information to learn about buying gold and silver?
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The Real Reason Bank of America Halts Foreclosure In 50 States – They’re Broke!

Many of the top banks in America are experiencing financial difficulties as well as the smaller ones. Bank of America has 454 billion of sub
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Bernanke Has Everyone Fooled With "Talk" Of More Fed Quantitative Easing

The interesting thing to me is people still believe Bernanke at his word. But what would be the consequence of even more quantitative easing
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Buy Physical Gold and Silver Before Precious Metal Stocks or ETFs

Most Financial Advisors Only Know Paper Investments and Nothing About Buying Physical Gold and Silver
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The Wealthy Are Buying Physical Gold By the Ton – Why Aren’t You?

There are many reasons you haven't invested in gold and silver, and most are not your fault. One thing the wealthy have that most in America
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Why Should Anyone Believe Bernanke When He Says "We’re Not Out of Ammo?"

What they do with these types of statements is try to convince people they are in control. But it is just the words they think that will mov
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Beware; the European Gold Coin Rip-Off – Swiss Franc, French Rooster, British Sovereign

Beware; Not All Gold Coins Are the Same You could be getting ripped off by unscrupulous gold dealers who try to pass off European gold coins
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Trading Paper Gold and Silver Versus Owning Physical Gold and Silver

I want to expand on this a little bit more in this article in explaining trading/owning paper gold and silver versus owning/possessing physi
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I Was Quoted in a Chicago Tribune Money Article on Selling Gold Coins

I was mentioned today in the Chicago Tribune for an article Money: Check gold price before selling coins.
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I’m Calling a Top On Gold and Silver Trades

I Write This Article for Three Reasons One, is to explain my current thoughts on the gold market, and two, to recommend taking some profit i
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NY Times Article Postponed – UPDATE 9/29/2010

For those that don't know, the article I was to be quoted in for the NY Times has been postponed. I will make an announcement when it appear
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Gold Confiscation Nonsense; How Some Gold Dealers Rip You Off

Over and over you'll hear gold dealers tout that you need to buy rare or numismatic coins to avoid government confiscation. What they are re
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Glenn Beck vs. Rep. Anthony Weiner, Who’s Right? An Insider’s View Into the Gold Dealer Industry

In answering the question, who is right, Glenn Beck or Anthony Weiner, in a sense they are both wrong. Glenn Beck is wrong about supporting
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I Was a Guest On the Optimistic Bear Blogtalkradio Show Talking About Gold and Silver

With gold and silver both acting strongly, I'm sure the discussion will be centered around what the metals might do next.
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My Book "Buy Gold and Silver Safely" Now Available on Amazon.com

The book, "Buy Gold and Silver Safely" will answer those questions and more as it navigates you through all the misinformation about why gol
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The Lunacy of Paul Krugman Saying America Will Wish It Was Japan

Lets look at what Krugman suggests the U.S. government should do, and what the consequences will be here vs. what Japan has done during thei
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5 Reasons Why You Haven’t Invested in Gold and Silver

There are many legitimate reasons why you are not invested in these metals and most of them show the deck is stacked against you in learning
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What Does the Price of Gold Do In Deflation? UPDATED 10/12/2010

The following three areas will be discussed in trying to decipher what the price of gold will do during deflation; 1. An analysis of Roy Jas
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Does the HUI Index Lead Gold? If So, Gold Could Fall

While investors will speculate on gold mining companies ability to produce more gold based on the productivity of the mines they operate, th
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Can the Federal Reserve Prevent Deflation?

When most people talk about interest rates today, they realize the lowest rates can go is to zero. Consequently, they believe at present the
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Is the Federal Reserve Blind To Deflation?

Recently there has been some talk by a few members of the Federal Reserve Board that there may be deflation in our future. Federal Reserve v
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I Was A Guest On the Blogtalkradio Show The Optimistic Bear Talking About Gold and Deflation

I was a guest last night on the Blogtalkradio show, "The Optimistic Bear" with host Michael Surkan. It was a great show and the topics of di
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Did Geithner Tell Americans That A 10% Or Better Return On Investments Is An Illusion?

So while its great that U.S. citizens are saving more, whether that money should be put into stocks and what one can expect in return on the
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European Bank Stress Test Results Prediction UPDATED: Results Are In

The European Bank Stress Test Results won't reveal the underlying problems that the major banks of the world are facing. This article explai
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Gold Has Been Declining In Price For Two Months – Now What?

This current cyclical bear trend for gold has probably got people worried about their gold holdings and perhaps questioning why they bought
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Is the U.S. Following in Japan’s Deflationary Footsteps? Part 2

In Part 2, I will address the 5, 10 and 30 year yields of the Japanese Government Bonds (JGB) and U.S. Dollar T-Bonds first and speak to the
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Is the U.S. Following in Japan’s Deflationary Footsteps? Part 1

Could the U.S. be taking the same deflationary flight pattern as the Japanese have taken since 1989? What will that mean to the price of gol
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Are We Experiencing Deflation?

People are saving, not spending or "consuming." There is a tightening of credit occurring as consumers and businesses aren't borrowing as th
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Leave of Absence To Finish My Book "Buy Gold and Silver Safely"

I'll be taking a leave of absence and finishing my book that exposes the gold dealers tactics while at the same time helping people buy gold
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Gold Will Struggle To Maintain Its Trend; Is Deflation a Concern?

As the money pours into Treasuries with the declining stock market, and as the dollar rises, gold will struggle to maintain its trend.
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7 Reasons Real Estate Is A Better Investment Than Gold: Rebuttal

Nothing goes straight up, as Real Estate investors know. When the Real Estate market bottoms, which is still a ways away, one can take their
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Buy Gold Now or Wait? What Will Gold Do Next?

As the price of gold moved to it's all-time high yesterday, people are wondering if now is the time to finally buy gold.
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Is Stock Market Volatility Helping Gold Move Higher?

Is worry about the stock market decline causing investors to go to cash moving the dollar higher AND at the same time pushing gold higher be
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Gold, U.S. Dollar, EURO and YEN Price Action

Gold has not surpassed it's 2009 high as a stronger U.S. Dollar is keeping gold at bay. But remember, the annual summer doldrums for gold is
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Do You Buy Real Estate Now Or Wait? Part 3/3

It would behoove the buyer to wait before buying real estate if they only had a crystal ball to know what to do. So we have to take this ana
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Do You Buy Real Estate Now or Wait? Part 2/3

Government and Fed intervention wreaks havoc in the real estate market. We have historically low interest rates to consider whether to buy r
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Do You Buy Real Estate Now or Wait? Part 1/3

This article will explain interest rate and economic risks involved in buying real estate whether it's still the best place to put your mone
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Current Gold Price Buy Sell Action and the Biggest Fraud In History (Part 2)

Recent movements in the price of gold have caused me to analyze the gold market taking into account recent news that some call the biggest f
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Gold Price Buy Sell Action – Recession? What Recession? (Part 1)

This past week the price of gold moving due primarily to buying pressure caught my eye. Is the recession over or not?
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Buying Gold in YEN Now Making Sense

As bad as things are here in the U.S., despite a current rising stock market, Japan has some serious issues to deal with as their economy sp
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Why Is the U.S. Dollar Price of Gold Falling?

Let's face it. With yield on treasuries and CD's so low, those who have lived off of the interest from their various investments have seen t
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Is Gerald Celente Right About the "Crash of 2010?"

My point in critiquing Celente is on the timing of his "crash" prediction, not on whether or not there will be a crash. He will probably tak
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Dennis Gartman Flip Flopping On Gold and U.S. Dollar

So which Dennis Gartman recommendation do you follow, the one where he's long gold in EUROs and other foreign currencies, or the one where h
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The Banking Crisis Is Far From Over Revisited – FDIC Troubles and Bank Shenanigans

While we're seeing foreclosures occurring today at a higher rate, banks are doing something today that doesn't seem to be getting much atten
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Call to Buy Gold in EUROs Up 7.92% Last 60 Days

While the Dollar Index has climbed to over 80, the EURO is breaking down from the 1.49 price of November 18, 2009 price of 1.49, currently t
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Gold Kills Cancer and the Media Is Silent

Can gold cure cancer? The answer may be a resounding YES! But will Bernanke, the FDA and Congress allow it? Where is the media coverage?
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Two Faced Soros Says Gold Is the Ultimate Bubble

But more importantly one must understand that gold is just a shiny rock. How can a shiny rock be in a bubble? It is what the shiny rock is p
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Gold Below $500 an Ounce?

Gold today is nowhere near bubble status just because there may be many ads on TV trying to get people to turn gold into cash. This current
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Money Magazine and a CFA Criticize Gold With Flawed Analysis

As is typical of those who try and criticize gold as a necessary ingredient of a well diversified portfolio, they use flawed analysis in com
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What’s Going On With Gold?

I had been cautioning gold investors that the U.S. dollar price of gold breaking to new highs needed a confirmation of the dollar index brea
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Why Does Harvard Economics Professor Call Gold a High Risk, Highly Volatile Investment?

In my continued exposure of those who write articles that misrepresent gold I've run across an article written recently by former Ronald Rea
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Dave Ramsey Doesn’t Know the First Thing About Gold

The advice from Dave Ramsey is to "only invest in something that has a good long-term track record." Well Dave, in case you didn't know, gol
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Gold Is Not Falling

Recent purchasers of Gold are upset lately with the 8.5% drop in the U.S. Dollar price of gold this week. But what most of these buyers don'
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Trading Gold In EURO’s Instead of Dollars Now Making Sense

23 days ago I wrote an article Trade Gold In EUROS Instead of Dollars? Switching May Make Sense Soon where I presented the case that the GDP
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Bloomberg and The Street.com Think Your Money Is Better Off in the Bank than in Gold

There were two negative articles on gold today that were filled with misinformation. While gold has been getting hit lately, something I hav
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Gold and Silver: Jim Rogers Does NOT Win Over Peter Schiff

I don't think Peter Schiff got a fair shake in this article by Dr. Lewis. Read why he's wrong in saying "Rogers wins over Schiff."
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The One Thing Bernanke Is Really Afraid Of

In this article I break down what Bernanke is saying and relate his cry for the Federal Reserve to remain independent (no audit) to the real
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CFA Calls Gold a "Lousy Investment" – Sorry, Gold Is Insurance Against a Declining Dollar

However, just today, the dollar index hit a 15 month low and is moving closer to the 72 mark and gold hit a high of $1,186. The action in th
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How to Sell Gold and Other Precious Metals Tax Free UPDATED 10/1/2010

How Can One Sell Gold Without Paying the 28% Tax on Capital Gains? I give details on "how" to do it in my book "Buy Gold Safely," but I'll l
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Trade Gold In EUROS Instead of Dollars? Switching May Make Sense Soon

But now that everyone is talking about the dollar weakness again, as well as gold breaking to new highs, Geithner is stuck between the prove
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The Problem With Elliott Wave Theory Proved Right Again, 8 Days Later

Marc Faber called for gold to go to $800 last week. Jim Rogers is recommending physical gold now over mining stocks. It's not easy to time t
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Gold and the Carry Trade: Rogers vs. Roubini, Who’s Right?

So why does Roubini hate gold? Because he’s a Keynesian Government loving professor at NYU and former advisor to the U.S. Treausry Departmen
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Is Prechter’s "Conquer the Crash" Now Relevant? Maybe So… In a Perfect World

Ask yourself, how often in my lifetime have I seen the stock index of a country go up 50% to 100%? Then ask yourself, if I just inherited $1
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The Gold Price and the Problem With Elliott Wave Theory

But the Elliott Wave folks miss one thing when they do their prognosticating, and that is "the unexpected." In a perfect world with no outsi
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Do CFP’s Understand the Need to Diversify Portfolios With Gold?

CFP's are great as advisors as they take into account the entire realm of planning when recommending how people should handle their finances
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The Odds of Recession Is Over Version 2.0 Occurring Are as Likely as People Realizing Michael Moore is a Capitalist

When I hear Mark Haines call a market top or one of the other CNBC cheerleaders admit we're in a secular bear market, I'll change my mind ab
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DOW 10,000 In 2009 Is NOT the Same as DOW 10,000 In 1999 – It Buys You 23.8% Less Today

"DOW 10,000 (version) 2.0," but is it really a better version, or even the same version as DOW 10,000 of 1999? What most don't realize is th
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More Gold Bashers Challenged – I Post Comments to Their Articles – Few Reply

Anytime I find a negative article on gold, I challenge the author. I don't get but a few responses. Below you'll find some of my further att
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The Great Recession Is Over Says Business Economists Panel

As I have repeatedly pointed out in this blog, the only thing that is keeping the game going for the economy at present is the fact that gov
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Is Gold Peaking For Now?

Gold has broken to a new high, but the dollar index has not confirmed. Until the dollar index breaks below its March 2008 low of 72, I'd be
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Forbes and WSJ Attack Gold; My Reply Ignored by Forbes Journalist

At least so far, Joshua Zumbrun from Forbes has chosen not to post my reply that disagrees with his perspective. Since I know that many of t
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Gold is a Commodity, But Unlike Oil, It’s Known the World Over As Money

So when CNBC talks about commodities moving higher because of the weakness in the dollar, keep in mind that gold is the commodity of choice
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Bernanke and the Fed Have Saved Us: Recession is Very Likely Over – Don’t Believe It!

So as far as GDP goes, Government Spending is all that is running the show right now. The question that investors need to ask themselves is,
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Advisor Responds to my Comments About His Negative Gold Article

In my continual efforts to challenge investment advisors and journalists about the need to diversify with gold, a pleasant surprise develope
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Media Misinformation About Gold: But Author Did Publicly Post My Response

Chris Farrell from Marketplace Money, a column written for American Public Media, wrote an article that promoted misleading information abou
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Media Bias Against Gold From MSN Money and AJC

When authors don't post my reply, I will expose their refusal and tell people these alternative views about gold here on my blog. Someone ha
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Social Security Will Be There For You, However…

How is adding debt to more debt going to solve any of America's problems in following through with the promises to seniors who have trusted
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U.S. Debt Clock Reveals Time Isn’t On Our Side

The U.S. is the Debt Engine to the World Take a look at the map of the world below. It shows in the purple color the countries in the deepes
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Zimbabwe Central Bank Trying to Do What Didn’t Work in the U.S.: Back Currency With Gold

A better question might be, can Zimbabwe learn from the U.S. failed attempt to back currency with gold and just as important, can U.S. citiz
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How Gold Would Be Used In Hyperinflation

Gold, during the time of a hyperinflation scenario, unlike paper money, would be "perceived" as having value as it has for centuries. The U.
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The Banking Crisis is Far From Over

"Failed banks are weighing on FDIC" is the headline in tomorrow's Wall Street Journal. Banks are being taken over at an alarming rate thus f
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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

Doug Digger Eberhardt's Top 3 Articles, Videos and Posts of the Week - Click on headline for full article
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Unemployment Numbers Don’t Tell the Whole Truth

What from an economic standpoint is going to sustain these "green shoots?" What is really supporting this stock market but economic fluff fr
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How Worried is Citibank About California’s Ability to Handle It’s Budget Crisis?

Take a look at the actual document posted at the Citibank ATM and see if you can catch the reality of how deeply concerned Citibank is about
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Modern Portfolio Theory’s Biggest Flaw

Modern Portfolio Theory had one major flaw from the beginning. The assumption that there is such a thing as a "risk-free" asset. It is the s
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From Green Shoots to Drought? Making Economic Sense of Investing

But calling the exact top isn't what's important. Keeping and growing your wealth is. To do this, you must make sense of the economic data t
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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

Bringing Transparency to the Federal Reserve Alan Grayson: "Which Foreigners Got the Fed's $500,000,000,000?" Bernanke: "I Don't Know." Ron
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Current Thoughts on the Stock Market: Caveat Emptor!

Government surplus efforts are presently working. Some are calling an end to the recession. Green shoots are sprouting. The stock market is
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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

Doug Digger Eberhardt's Top 3 Articles and Posts of the Week Budget Deficit Tops $1 Trillion for First Time Bank of Wyoming Is the 53rd FDIC
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Gold and the EURO Connection; Another Nail in the U.S. Dollar Coffin?

Another story was developing at this time; the EURO had bounced off its lows and become a much stronger currency. As the dollar was sinking
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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

Doug Digger Eberhardt's Top 3 Articles and Posts of the Week When Stimulus Does Not Stimulate Credit Expansion, Crisis, and the Myth of the
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Gold Investment Bashers Won’t Respond to Critique

If financial advisor's are willing to critique gold as an investment, then they should at least respond to my criticism of their understandi
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Challenging Financial Advisors on the Need to Diversify Into Gold

What financial advisor's need to do is prepare their clients for the coming inflation as a result of all this government spending. What fina
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Digger’s Friday Triple Play

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Gold: Why Doesn’t Your Financial Advisor Recommend It?

When it comes to your investments, diversification hasn't worked. The "Buy and hold" strategy has become "buy and hope." The one asset that
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What Really Backs the U.S. Dollar?

Don’t be confused by all the games the Treasury and the Federal Reserve are playing. Educate yourself as to what money is and what really ba
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Confused About Gold and the Dollar? Understand Their Relationship Before You Invest

It's not known for sure where the concept that an ounce of gold could always buy a nice businessman's suit came from, but the analogy is use
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California Economics Professor Wants to Drive California Off a Cliff

So his answer is to keep government spending going and the status quo spending that got us into this mess in the first place. Let me ask you
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Is Warren Buffet Right About Inflation?

Because we know that inflation is in our future, your investments better be hedged with gold in preparation for this tidal wave of inflation
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Iceland vs. USA Economic Analysis

Iceland is in the midst of a crisis and raised interest rates today from 12% to 18%. The Iceland currency, the Krona, which has already lost
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The Demise of GM and How the U.S. Is On the Same Course “As GM Goes, So Goes the Nation”

I truly believe a year from now we'll have many of the answers we've all been waiting for. I choose a year from now because once this Presid
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The Fed’s Last Hurrah

Getting ready to watch the last debate with the topic of "economics," which should be good for a laugh. Just wanted to share my thoughts on
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The Fed Is Relevant…. For Now…. However…..

Is the Fed relevant or do they cause more harm than good? The answer is "yes," they are relevant, as long as people still think the Fed is r
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Did you hear the other government rumor about gold?

Did you hear the other government rumor? Alchemist finds a way to produce unlimited amounts of new gold at essentially no cost. I'm just wai
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If It Smells Like A Recession…

The "only" thing that has kept this economy going is the housing run-up caused by the Fed's manipulation of interest rates lower causing con
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Which Would You Prefer, Higher Taxes or Higher Inflation?

Are we in the middle of something worse than a recession? A deck of cards propped up by the last ditch Federal Reserve intervention?
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