the_shootist bought the other day. Didn't you read the post #349 ?
He took the bullet for us to shop today.
t_s. Don't sweat the small stuff. I can tell you when one has to look at Death's Door. A little swing in prices is THE SMALL STUFF.
and remember "The Bull climbs a Wall of Worry" - Equity Market saying
ANOTHER INVESTOR Saying: (paraphrased) "If you like the market when you bought then you ought to love the market when you can buy more CHEAPER".
I started out (messageboards) on KITCO until I found out Canadians DO NOT have FREE SPEECH and I was getting placed in the Penalty Box over shit that would not get a second look on here or other US message boards. I've been hear now far longer than I ever was on CRAPCO's "massage" board.
This video is from KITCO but I thought it may ease a few GIM member INVESTORS minds:
For your Condseration, Entertainment or Edification ( Yep, it is a little old. But can be a fine wine):
I found this article today. Note that this writer implies that auto companies switching from palladium back to platinum is not so easy. Platinum is not as efficient, and improved Pt catalyst may be years away. http://www.mining.com/russia-ban-fiat-chrysler-drive-palladium-price-new-record-high/
"Platinum, which at $836 an ounce is trading at a record discount to gold and palladium, is used mainly in catalysts for diesel-powered vehicles. Platinum is a viable candidate as a substitute for palladium, but a platinum autocatalyst with the same efficiency is likely years away. "