Finance

Barclays is the next big bank pulling out of commodities: report

Cecilia Jamasmie | April 20, 2014
Barclays is the next big bank pulling out of commodities: report

The English bank is planning to sell large parts of its metals, agricultural and energy business.

Prepared for the attack of the short sellers: Joe Reagor

The Gold Report | April 24, 2014

Despite the ongoing attack of the short-sellers, the fundamentals of gold and silver production are increasingly robust.

Jordan Roy-Byrne - The Daily Gold

Gold & silver stocks begin oversold bounce

The bottoming process for gold and silver shares has been arduous as they’ve oscillated back and forth for almost a year.

Why Rick Rule says ‘anti-gold investors will be destroyed’

Sprott Group | April 22, 2014

Gold has made its way down again, to around 1,300 per ounce this month. Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott Global Resource Investments Ltd. says that a few years out, you will be happy you stuck with gold.

Dubai emerges as a global gold centre as demand for bullion continues despite bearish reports from most western analysts

David Levenstein | April 22, 2014

Even though the price of gold has fallen below the psychological level of $1330 an ounce, and while the mainstream media continues with its consistently negative coverage, demand for physical gold remains extremely robust in certain regions.

Chris Vermeulen - TheGoldAndOilGuy

Video: How to momentum trade gold, silver stocks

Long and short-term gold forecasts.

Economic outlook darkens

GoldMoney | April 18, 2014

Many decades of Keynesian-inspired economic and monetary corruption have left advanced economies with a legacy of debt and low savings.

Peter Schiff - Euro Pacific Capital

Investors ignore frightful geopolitics

When the former Soviet Union collapsed almost 25 years ago, most global strategic forecasters assumed that the U.S. would adapt pragmatically to her new status of sole world superpower.

Economies stalling

GoldMoney | April 17, 2014

It wasn’t meant to be like this: six years of global money-printing should have guaranteed economic recovery.

INFOGRAPHIC: Gold price – a seismograph of supply and demand

TRUSTABLE GOLD.com | April 16, 2014
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What drives the price development in the long run?

Three variables to consider before investing in gold

Daily Gains Letter | April 16, 2014

While there continue to be many gold bugs out there, I’m not one of them—but I do see gold as a trading opportunity.

Ryan Jordan - Silver News Blog

The invincible precious metal bears

Gold price: Hedge funds increase bearish bets again

A year ago today saw one of the largest declines in COMEX gold and silver futures in the last several decades.

Three key metrics to identify a superstar investment

The Mining Report | April 16, 2014

Etienne Moshevich, editor of Alphastox.com, looks at three things before he decides to get excited about a company: people, projects and structure.

Does the gold price reflect true gold demand and supply?

Despite the furore surrounding the Gold Fix [unfairly, we believe] it is a singularly determined attempt amongst commodities to set a twice daily price that does reflect demand and supply of gold, at those moments.

Jordan Roy-Byrne - The Daily Gold

More weakness ahead for precious metals

Be on alert as the short-term trend for precious metals (especially the miners) could resume to the downside.

Gold preparing to launch as US dollar drops to key support

Gold Stock Bull | April 12, 2014
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Gold bugs have been forecasting a dollar collapse for years. They have been correct about the gold price, which has advanced nearly 400% in the past 12 years versus a gain of just 64% for the S&P 500.

GDX gold-stock benchmark

Nearing its eighth birthday, GDX has even usurped the venerable HUI gold-stock index as this sector’s metric of choice in many circles.

Former JPMorgan commodities chief under federal probe

Cecilia Jamasmie | April 11, 2014
Former JPMorgan commodities chief under federal probe

The probe was opened following a settlement with regulators that alleged JPMorgan manipulated power markets in the Midwest and California.

Eric Coffin of HRA Advisories

Traders resolve tested

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the market the gold price and junior resource stocks drop and nervous traders declare the sky is falling yet again.

Are you prepared for a Bull Market that will shock even the most ardent goldbugs?

The Gold Report | April 9, 2014
Hands presenting gold bricks mining

Gold juniors with cash and good projects are trading at tiny fractions of their worth.

Considering dumping stocks? Why you should reconsider

Daily Gains Letter | April 9, 2014

After the year we had in 2013 and the fact that the bull stock market is in its fifth year and devoid of a major question despite the advance, it would not be a surprise to see some selling.

Final bubble phase for the stock market: final capitulation for gold

Gold Scents | April 8, 2014
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We've had so many calls for a crash over the last year that you just know the bears are salivating right now thinking they are finally going to get their wish.

Frank Holmes - U.S. Global Investors

What’s abuzz about gold?

The mission of the Asia Mining Club is to promote education among its members, and one way to achieve this is by hearing from experts in the financial markets, notably those focused on resources and commodities.

My bet that the bud biz is a bitty bubble and not the next big thing

The Mercenary Geologist | April 7, 2014

It’s deja vu all over again and it was kick-started a couple of trading days before PDAC.

Gold-Stock Golden Cross

The gold-mining sector is on the verge of flashing the fabled Golden Cross buy signal.

JPMorgan gets $3.5bn after Mercuria buys its commodities unit

Cecilia Jamasmie | March 19, 2014
JPMorgan gets $3.5bn after Mercuria buys its commodities unit

Deal places European trader among world’s top commodity titans.

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