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San Francisco (Apr 27)  •Citigroup and Venezuela have been negotiating a gold swap deal for over a month.
•Last Friday we finally... Read More
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New York (Apr 27)  Gold jumped more than 2 percent on Monday above $1,200 (75,954 rupees) an ounce, on track for its biggest one-day... Read More
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New York (Apr 27)  Gold has rushed $16 to the upside and has pushed right against the 100 bar MA (blue line in the chart below)on the... Read More
 

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Led by the charismatic Alexis Tsipras, the Syriza party took office in Athens on January 26th. The most prominent member of the new Prime Minister’s cabinet is Yanis Varoufakis, the Finance Minister. He is an economics professor, with a complete repertoire of anti-...

The old game is Rock-Paper-Scissors in which rock breaks (wins against) scissors, scissors cuts (wins against) paper, paper covers (wins against) rock. The game is balanced with wins, losses, and draws.

Just like in the world of fashion, economic terminologies come in and out of vogue. One such economic term trending recently is Secular Stagnation. First proposed by Keynesian economist Alvin Hansen back in the 1930s, Secular Stagnation was coined to explain...

There are 105 trillion reasons to own silver. Very few investors in the world realize this, which makes it one of most undervalued assets in the world. While the paper price of silver could go a bit lower, it’s forming a bottom while the major stock indexes are...

Gold vs Silver: better fundamental value in silver, but more short term price risk? Gold price and silver price have been in an overall uptrend since 2008. Over the last 6.5 years, gold has returned an average 9.0% pa with a volatility of 18.8%. Silver has returned...

Silver speculative positions declined last week. Silver Futures (CMX): Silver speculators and large futures traders cut back on their silver bullish bets last week for a third straight week and to the lowest level since December, according to the latest Commitment...

The good news is: Last week, for the 1st time in 15 years, the NASDAQ composite (OTC) closed at an all-time high. The S&P500 (SPX) also finished the week at an all-time high. The negatives: New highs continue to come up short.

Current investing model favors bonds over equities, therefore, investors should overweigh their portfolios with bonds over stocks for safety. Cash is also a position for those who are un-invested or under invested until this model favors equities again.

With the British general election due in just under two weeks on May 7, concerns are growing about the outlook for the UK pound after the election and the long term outlook of the UK economy due to the extremely high levels of debt – particularly in the private...

Historically, when a nation’s debt exceeds its ability to repay even the interest, it can be assumed that the currency will collapse. Typically, governments exacerbate the situation by printing large amounts of currency notes in an effort to inflate the problem away...

Excepting short term price performance, physical silver is often referred to as either the ‘good news metal’ or the ‘bad news metal’. It’s the ‘bad news’ metal because, like gold, in times of a currency crisis it behaves more like a hedge against currency...

Silver Price reached a 30-year high in April of 2011. Since then it has fallen nearly 70%. In any correction or bear market – call it what you want – we hear calls for lower prices as the market falls. Similarly, as a market rallies we hear supposedly well-reasoned...

Are Biotech stocks in a bubble? This is a question that is being asked. According to an article by Bloomberg (Biotech Index in Nosebleed Territory - Up 500% In 4-years, Trades At 10X Revenues – Bloomberg Business, March 8, 2015) the 269 Biotech companies that are...

In our opinion, speculative short positions are favored (with stop-loss at 2,140, and profit target at 1,980, S&P500 index). Our intraday outlook is bearish, and our short-term outlook is bearish:

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US silver mining began on a large scale with the discovery of the Comstock Lode in Nevada in 1858.