SocGen claims China is only months away from burning through its currency reserves
By Sue Chang
Published: Feb 4, 2016 1:47 p.m. ET
Beijing may be forced to float the yuan within six months
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China’s reserves may not be sufficient if its chickens come...
Opinion: Is the ‘Trump bubble’ bursting in New Hampshire?
By Brett Arends
Published: Feb 5, 2016 5:28 a.m. ET
You might just make money betting against the supposed front-runner
Donald Trump is supposed to have an unbeatable lead in the Feb. 9 New Hampshire primary.
Why fundamentals are no longer relevant for gold
By Avi Gilburt
Published: Feb 5, 2016 7:18 a.m. ET
During the last four years, we have seen one fundamental analyst after another claim that the fundamentals are stronger than ever as it relates to the metals. We find...
Obama proposing $10-a-barrel oil tax to pay for clean transportation
By Robert Schroeder
Published: Feb 4, 2016 5:43 p.m. ET
Republican congressman: ‘Obama’s worst idea yet?’
A contractor walks on an Anadarko Petroleum Corp. oil rig site in Fort Lupton, Colorado...
Chicago schools announce cuts after union rejects offer
By SOPHIA TAREEN February 2, 2016 7:56 PM
FILE - In this July 16, 2015, file photo, Chicago Public Schools District CEO Forrest Claypool listens to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel during a news conference in Chicago. Chicago school officials...
US layoffs hit 75,114 in Jan, surging to 6-month high: Challenger
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Layoffs surged in January to the highest levels since July as employers in the retail and energy sectors pulled out the pink slips, according to...
Do Canadians Want To Stay In The Oil Business?
The Canadian oilpatch is facing unprecedented challenges from uncontrollable forces outside our borders where oil prices and the vast majority of supply and demand are determined.
There are a variety of variables. A light tight oil...
Now even your own children will be fined by Obama’s government under harsh new Obamacare penalties called ‘incentives’
(NaturalNews) For much of his tenure, President Obama tried to obscure, hide and flat-out lie about what his signature piece of legislation — the Affordable Care...
Gold Rallies To 3-Mo. High On Continued Safe-Haven And Technical Buying; Silver Also Pops To 3-Month High
Wednesday February 03, 2016 13:39
(Kitco News) - Gold prices ended the U.S. day session solidly higher and scored another three-month high Wednesday. Once again, safe-haven and chart-based...
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Should Investors Give Into This Gold Hype? - RBC’s George Gero
Feb 03, 2016
Guest(s): George Gero
Gold hit a fresh 3-month high and breached a key technical barrier Wednesday, but should investors be giving in to the hype? 'I don’t think it’s a question of hype,’...
Gold And Silver Pop With Rising Oil Dragging US Equities Along For The Ride
Wednesday February 03, 2016 17:49
Before moving on to specifics concerning the day’s market movements, we’d like to clear up a fashionable theory about sovereign wealth funds (SWFs) and the falling prices of equities...
We all know and use checks, some more than others.
Talking with dealers, this check thing has become a huge problem, even the electronic type.
Anytime you hand a check, or mail one in to the utility company, your info is at risk. They have your name, address, bank routing, and acct...
Opinion: Not one presidential candidate cares about the debt and deficits
By Howard Gold
Published: Feb 3, 2016 5:12 a.m. ET
Even the Republicans have tax-cut plans that make the deficit much worse
As president, Bernie Sanders’ tax increases worth $13.6 trillion would likely be...
These New Numbers Show A Major Threat To Gold Is Disappearing
Posted Feb 1, 2016
A lot of eyes in the global gold sector on India, over the last few months, were looking to see what effect radical new plans in the bullion business here might have on demand in the...
The Gold Miners Are Acting Like This Time May Be Different
by Ceo Technician | posted in: GDX, GLD, Gold, Gold Stocks |
One month into the new year the gold miners (GDX) are the 2nd best performing equity sector of 2016 (utilities are the top performing sector) with a 3.6% gain. However...
IT BEGINS… Primary Silver Mining Company To Cut Production 25% In 2016
Filed in Mining, News, Precious Metals by SRSrocco on January 29, 2016 • 38 Comments
The low price of silver has finally claimed is first victim. Endeavour Silver announced that it will cut silver production by 25% in...
Gold Coin Sales Soar 53% in January – U.S. Mint
Monday February 01, 2016 11:42
(Kitco News) - As investors flocked to gold in search of a safe haven amid market turmoil, coin sales soared last month, according to the latest U.S. Mint data.
In January, the mint sold 124,000 ounces of the...