GE Christenson

GE ChristensonGary Christenson is the owner and writer for the popular and contrarian investment site Deviant Investor and the author of the book, “Gold Value and Gold Prices 1971 – 2021.” He is a retired accountant and business manager with 30 years of experience studying markets, investing, and trading. He writes about investing, gold, silver, the economy and central banking.

Articles by GE Christenson

Global annual silver production is approximately 820,000,000 ounces or a bit more than 25,000 metric tons.  What does that mean in terms that we can more easily understand?

If the global annual mine production of silver were cast...
President Nixon closed the “gold window” in August 1971.  That decision enabled the exponential growth of debt, paper currencies, and prices.  A few examples:



The process is simple and clear.  Remove the gold backing...
Statiscally, gold and silver prices closely follow each other. But what is more important is the ratio between silver and gold and the trend of that ratio.Examine the following chart.We can see that:For the past 27 years (after the 1980...
ConclusionsThe April 2011 silver price spike was NOT a bubble.The January 1980 silver price blow-off was a bubble, and it was materially different from the April 2011 price spike.I fully expect a bubble in silver – someday – but that day...
Silver has had three bad years while the S&P has had five good years. It is time for both markets to reverse.Examine the following graph of Silver versus the Silver to S&P ratio. It tells me the ratio has returned to levels seen in...
Maintain perspective! Skip the hope and hype, the “analysis” from vested interests, and look at facts:Silver closed on February 13, 2014 at $21.42.50 days earlier, on December 26, 1913, it closed at $19.88That is about 7.7% price increase...
Professional historian, author and college professor, Ryan Jordan, Ph.D. sees silver fundamentals from the perspective of a historian and as an astute observer of present conditions. He studies the drivers of the silver market, supply,...
During the past 12 years silver prices have bottomed, rallied sharply, collapsed, and then languished for a year or more. The patterns are not identical, but there are obvious similarities as shown in the following chart. (Note that it is...
For Part 1, Please see: http://www.gold-eagle.com/article/smell-collapse-airFor Part 2, Please see: http://www.gold-eagle.com/article/smell-collapse-air-%E2%80%93-part-2We live in a world of exploding debt, unsustainable deficit...
TANSTAAFL is the acronym for “There ain’t no such thing as a free lunch.” The saying has been used for years, even prior to Robert Heinlein’s use of it in “The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress.” It is another way of saying there is always a price...

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