Posted on November 29, 2013
The June low for the gold mining sector was believed to the bottom for gold miners and as such presented a buying opportunity for the precious metals community.
Posted on November 20, 2013
As a bull on both gold and silver I do expect that this sector will shine once again, hopefully in the not too distant future. However we are still of the opinion that this gold bull market remains in a …
Posted on July 14, 2013
The precious metals sector has been very good to me. However.
Posted on June 21, 2013
Is GDXJ now a buy?
Posted on June 6, 2013
Gold has an inverse relationship with the dollar
Posted on May 23, 2013
The demand for physical silver is alive and well with reports of people queuing to buy it.
Posted on May 14, 2013
Be nimble when gold changes direction because it can move quickly.
Posted on May 3, 2013
On the surface it looks as though the bottom is in and stock prices are cheaper now then they have been for some time.
Posted on April 11, 2013
The recent rally in the US$ was more a product of the fall in other currencies than a strengthening of the dollar.
Posted on March 4, 2013
Silver prices have now traded sideways for around 16 months.
Posted on February 18, 2013
Go gently with the implementation of your investment program.
Posted on August 24, 2012
In anticipation of the ECB and the Federal Reserve deciding to stimulate the economy through an infusion of newly created paper money gold prices have started to recover and head north.
Posted on July 31, 2012
This week we have meetings involving the ECB and the Federal Reserve followed by the job numbers on Friday. These meetings, summits, announcements have an effect on the investment community in that investment funds tend to stay on the sidelines until the direction of the markets becomes clear.
Posted on July 23, 2012
Our acquisition programme has been on hold for some time now as gold and silver prices consolidated and the mining sector failed to sparkle. Gold has temporarily been sidelined by the pantomime that is European politics.
Posted on July 11, 2012
"This is a company with a business model that is extremely difficult to argue with. Franco Nevada has a diversified portfolio of high margin, cash flow producing assets principally in North America."
Posted on July 6, 2012
It has been an interesting week on the economic stimulus front with what looks like a co-ordinated effort by the major powers to ignite their respective economies.
Posted on July 4, 2012
The situation in the euro-zone remains dire, however, the euro strengthened when the European Council President Herman Van Rompuy said the euro zone reaffirms its commitment to use its bailout funds to calm markets, thus weakening the dollar, for now.
Posted on June 15, 2012
In the early days of this bull market in precious metals we all did well as most mining stocks sprang to life and made considerable gains.
Posted on June 7, 2012
Gold prices jumped last week when the unemployment rate was reported unchanged at 8.2%.
Posted on April 18, 2012
Endeavour Silver Corporation (EXK) have just announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Endeavour will acquire 100% interests in AuRico Gold's operating El Cubo silver-gold mine in Guanajuato State, Mexico and the Guadalupe y Calvo silver-gold exploration project in Chihuahua State, Mexico, for total consideration of up to US$250 million.
Posted on March 9, 2012
Clarity of vision can be lost in the everyday hustle and bustle of market gyrations, news events, political posturing and the whirlwind of activity that is our daily labor.
Posted on March 6, 2012
Apple Incorporated (AAPL) or Silver Wheaton Corporation (SLW) some would say its a little like David and Goliath or Bambi meets Godzilla.
Posted on February 17, 2012
But as they say 'One swallow does not make a summer' and this one day bounce does not make up for the recent dismal performance of this stock.
Posted on October 31, 2011
After correcting from above $1900 to below $1550, gold prices have undergone the necessary consolidation and now look poised to challenge the old highs.
Posted on October 31, 2011
Euphoria hit the financial markets as the news was announced of a one trillion euro bailout package. The large European banks jumped by as much as 20% in a single day increasing their market caps by billions. This burst of excitement followed through to the United States where the DOW leaped forward as the banking sector lead the way to higher ground.
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