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Bearing in mind what is written in the introductory paragraphs of the Gold Market update, which is equally applicable to silver, we will start by observing that silver appears to be on the point of turning up.

The Dow hit an all time high today of 17221 which occurred shortly after the Fed meeting. Many readers will know that I have been looking for a pop into top around 17200 which flushes out all the stops that had built up above the 17th July high of 17151. Recent tops...

Scottish voters will go to the polls on September 18th to decide whether Scotland should become an independent country. The People of Scotland have an opportunity to extricate themselves from the socio-psychopathic global corporatists and the temple of outrageous...

Sentiment for gold (and silver) is very weak – as low as it was at the bottom in June 2013. This suggests both gold and silver are again at or near a bottom.

“Bullying” by the Fed, ECB, Bank of England and Bank of Japan has been in place for up to six years, forcing not-so-mighty central banks, savers and investors to deal with the consequences. Understanding the dynamics may help investors to navigate what’s ahead.

Ask a hundred different precious metals investors why they hold gold or silver and, while you may not get a hundred different answers, you’ll certainly get more than one. That’s because there are many different reasons why people own precious metals. Among those...

The real economy is suffering and getting worse by the day. The imbalances created by giant finance will not go away, regardless of intervention. There is an odd phenomenon at work. Society is now fully accustomed to the disbelieving the gap.

I expect that silver will rally well over $100 in the next few years because most or all of the “favorable” and few or none of the “unfavorable” items listed above will occur.

SPX has started what (for now) appears to be a consolidation pattern which does not look complete. We will need at least another week to evaluate whether it deteriorates into a bona fide correction with lower targets. An accelerated decline would add to the...

The history of silver covers several millenniums…and is replete with astounding facts. Indeed and fact the white metal has had an enormous impact upon mankind. Consider just a few outstanding influences silver has had on civilization, on global culture and...

The US Dollar has gone gang busters after breaking above 81.7 and clearly has broken out. This has implications for everything else. As the US Dollar is a Reserve Currency, everything that has an inverse relationship to it will fall, such as gold. As I mentioned, I...

The breadth indicators are overwhelmingly negative, but the market has been following the seasonal pattern with a positive bias. The seasonal pattern next week is on average positive. I expect the major averages to be higher on Friday September 20 than they were on...

Silver is on major sell signal since 2011. Short term is on sell signal. COT data suggests more selling is likely before a tradable bottom is in place.

Current investing model favors equities and both the growth and energy sector are on major buy signals. Investors should stay invested and new money should wait for the 4 year cycle bottom in coming months.

Is the post-Cold War global boom over? Since the fall of Bolshevism, the world has seen remarkably sustained growth in international cooperation, brought about by freer trade and new technologies. Financial assets have generally performed well, increasing prosperity...

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