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Is Gold Faking Us Out?

Friday, 03 August 2012
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When you stare into the abyss, the abyss stares back at you.-- Friedrich Nietzsche What’s ailing gold? We’ve waited for so many months; have been so patient and believing. Read more...

Gold Drops on Surprising Jobs Data

Friday, 05 October 2012
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Gold dropped some to end the week, as a surprising U.S. jobs data report was received and showed a drop in the unemployment rate for September. This was actually something that was not suspected, and while a drop in unemployment is always welcome, if gold doesn’t know it is coming, then it usually affects the overall price of the yellow metal. Gold for December delivery fell by $12.40, or 0.7%,… Read more...

Gold Rebounds on Fed Policy Comments

Thursday, 25 October 2012
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After a few days of losses gold was able to rebound based on the most recent Fed policy comments. After the Fed meeting was over yesterday they went ahead and reiterated their commitment to ultra-easy monetary policy. This was a welcomed piece of news, as it eased some tensions that have been created over the last few days within the gold trading arena. Gold for December delivery jumped back up… Read more...

Gold Higher on Unrest in Iraq

Wednesday, 18 June 2014
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Gold came off its highs earlier in the week, to stabilize early Wednesday with prices up $0.80 to $1,271.22, and silver up $0.03 to $19.77. The surge in gold prices trimmed the Dow/Gold Ratio to 13.19, indicating gold gained ground against the Dow in a zigzag trading week. Silver managed a good surge, trimming the Silver/Gold ratio to 64.3, with silver benefiting from its dual role as both a precious… Read more...

The Fall Move Up In Gold Begins

Wednesday, 05 September 2012
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It could have been a fluke.  After all, we’ve seen it happen before.  Even precious metals experts had begun despairing.  Market pundits were announcing that gold was experiencing its last, valiant hurrah! Last week we saw gold move up over $30.00 in a single trading day.  Then we heard the warnings from the usual suspects.  This is a momentary spike.  This is fool’s gold.  This is the time to be… Read more...

Gold Coins Strong While Other Coins Stumble

Thursday, 01 November 2012
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Coin sales have been really heating up lately, especially with collectors and investors wanting to buy something tangible. That being said, last week coin sales took a hit, which was probably due to Hurricane Sandy and other outside forces. Other factors involved include falling silver prices and the fact that no new coins have been introduced over the last week. That being said, gold coins didn’t take a hit, as… Read more...
Gold may gain for the second time in three sessions amid signs of improving demand in India, the world’s biggest consumer.Physical dealers in India cited a “notable pickup” in purchases during the past few sessions amid lower domestic prices, Barclays Plc said today in a report. Indians tend to buy more at this time of year because of jewelry demand for the wedding season and festivals. Holdings in exchange-traded products… Read more...

$4 gas: Get used to it

Friday, 05 October 2012
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A new U.N. report says the massive bets placed on the commodities markets are the "root cause" of the volatility in oil and gas prices. And that's not about to change President Obama may have a lot more to worry about than bombing the debate this week. Traders are starting to get particularly bullish over gasoline prices – and that is bad news for the average driver, who may also… Read more...

Weak Commodities Cause Gold to Drop

Monday, 24 September 2012
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After hitting a near seven-month high last week, gold finally dropped last week as broadly lower crude oil and grain prices prompted investors to take profits. This is the first time in a while that outside commodity trading has hurt the yellow metal, and while the drop was small, it was still a drop after gold had put on an impressive run over the last couple of months. Traders agree… Read more...

Will the Gold Standard Return?

Sunday, 19 August 2012
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Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney’s choice for his Vice Presidential running mate, holds some very strong opinions.  For starters, he wants to limit the powers of The Federal Reserve, especially its ability to print paper money at will.  Read more...