Why Are The Chinese Stockpiling Silver? Big Price Move Coming?
Steve St. Angelo
It looks like something big may happen to the silver market and the Chinese are preparing for it. After China launched it’s new Yuan Gold Fix today, the prices of the precious metals surged. At one point today...
US Beats the War Drums
Jack D. Douglas
The U.S. is a Failed Empire in free fall financially, economically and politically at home and around the world, very similar to the U.K Global Empire a century and more ago.
The U.S. is using stupid war drums, political pronuncio BS and so on in...
Genocide In the Gulf: Expected Lifespan of Children Reduced by 25%-Evacuate Now!
(Editor's Note: From the moment I first heard about this criminally spawned environmental catastrophe, I have tried to keep you apprised of the cover up and the resulting consequences. Besides BP...
How Systems Break: First They Slow Down
Charles Hugh Smith
Alternatively, we can cling to a state of denial, and the dominant system will be replaced by arrangements that are not necessarily positive.
The reality that cannot be spoken is that all the financial systems we believe are...
Adam is someone who cares deeply about his country, so much so he weighs carefully the statements of the presidential candidates, selects one who seems most favorable to his views, and casts a vote for him or her on Election Day.
Even if Adam is a...
Venezuela Calls for Patriotism as Electricity Cut by 4 Hours a Day
Friday, 22 Apr 2016 09:49 AM
Venezuela will implement electricity rationing as of Monday, cutting supplies for four hours a day to every home in the country, as a drought threatens to slash output at the giant Guri dam.
Gold Miner ETFs Are Having the Rally of a Lifetime and Burned Investors Are Missing It
Eric Balchunas EricBalchunas
April 22, 2016 — 4:51 AM CDT
Investors in exchange-traded funds tracking gold mining companies just can’t seem to get it right.
After years of trying–and...
Gold dips as dollar strengthens versus yen
20 Mins AgoReuters
Gold bullion bars and coins.
Gold slipped on Friday, as the dollar advanced versus the yen, but the metal was still looking to post a weekly gain, while silver was set for its biggest weekly increase in 11 months.
Silver Blowoff Is Happening Now
By Gary TanashianCommoditiesApr 21, 2016 10:50AM ET
On March 4 we reviewed the technical reasons why the gold sector was launching as opposed to blowing off. This, after articles began appearing calling the rise to that point a doomed...
Triangle On GOLD Can Be Finished Soon; Look For Higher Prices
Thursday, April 21, 2016
by Gregor Horvat of Elliott Wave Financial Service
Gold is higher, it rallied to 1260 quite aggressively against previous decline from 1262 and touched a trendline connected from 1283. As such, we see...
BNP Sees Risk of Central Bank `Overreach' With $1,400 Gold
April 21, 2016 — 1:02 AM CDT Updated on April 21, 2016 — 3:00 AM CDT
Bullion `seems to have recovered its safe-haven status': BNP
Gold has risen 18% this year amid global growth concerns
Tiger recovering after killing Florida zoo worker
TAMPA, Fla. | By Letitia Stein
A male Malayan tiger was recovering on Saturday at a Florida zoo, a day after he killed a 38-year-old zoo worker preparing for evening routines in a behind-the-scenes area where tigers eat and sleep, according to...
PM Stocks Set To Outperform Gold — In A Big Way
By David TablishStock MarketsApr 20, 2016 06:43AM ET
In mid January it looked as if another leg down was in store for the precious metals complex. Most of the precious metals stock indexes broke down to new bear market lows...
U.S. Dollar Index
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US Dollar Index and major financial events.
The US Dollar Index (USDX, DXY) is an index (or measure) of the value of the United States dollar relative to a basket of foreign currencies, often referred to as a basket of US trade...
Gold is the spectre haunting our monetary system
17 April 2016 • 10:27pm
A scramble for gold has begun as central banks bet against US dollar inflation Credit: Alamy
By James Rickards
For a century, elites have worked to eliminate monetary gold, both physically and ideologically.
When Money Fails
Gary North - April 16, 2016
Money seldom fails, but occasionally, it does. It failed in Germany and Austria 1921-23. It failed in Hungary after World War II. It failed in Zimbabwe in 2008-9, when the rest of the world was in a recession.
Here is a famous case of the failure of...
Gold And Silver Fly High As Fed Commentaries Sink In
Tuesday April 19, 2016 18:08
As the recent commentaries that reflect the most current thinking of the Federal Reserve sink in to the brains of analysts and investors, fundamental market conditions have suddenly changed.
Gold is especially...
PRECIOUS-Gold retreats as dollar firms while silver hits 11-month high
* Dollar edges up vs currency basket as oil prices slide
* Silver holds ground near earlier 11-month high
* GRAPHIC-2016 asset returns: reut.rs/1WAiOSC
* GRAPHIC-Gold/silver ratio: link.reuters.com/kuq35s (Updates...
A heat check for the housing market
By Mark Hamrick · Bankrate.com
Monday, April 18, 2016
Posted: 8 am ET
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The bulk of this week's economic reports will put the focus right at home.
When we last checked on existing home sales, the National Association of...