Gold Mining News

Eric Coffin: Follow the News Early

Source: Ellis Martin of The Gold Report 4/19/10 "News flow is really, really important. If you're going to play these kinds of stocks, especially if this is a sector you're not that comfortable with, […]

Gold Settles $1.10 lower … ($1138.50)

Today’s gold trade had a very nervous feel as Globex traded as low as $1124.30 overnight before rallying almost all the way back and settling at $1138.50. There are several reasons for Gold traders to be a bit skittish. […]


One needs only read the story of Goldman Sachs' creation of CDOs of dubious value to sell to one client while allowing another to short them to understand why Gold has existed as an investment […]

Golden Goose Resources Inc. (TSXV: GGR, Frankfurt GGO) – Sale of Base Metal Projects, Primary Focus now on Gold Properties

Investment Highlights: A 4,000 meter drill program completed at the Magino property identified new structures in volcanic rocks on the south eastern part of the property. Drill testing at the western extension of the current […]

Technical Tips, Volume 1 | Issue 1 – April 19, 2010

The chart of Goldman Sachs closed the week with a key point reversal. (The price bar of the current week made a new price high, but closed below the closing price of the previous week.) […]

Precious Metals & Oil ETF Trend Trading

Last week was exciting with broad market and gold forming an intraday reversal pattern after a long overbought rally, then broke down though short term key support levels. While this move lower was tough on […]

Golds upward momentum suddenly thwarted by Wall Street news about Goldman Sachs

GOLD UP-DATE After several sessions during last week the gold price continued to exhibit signs of strength when suddenly, on Friday, the SEC charged Goldman Sachs and one of its vice presidents for defrauding investors […]

This Gold Bullion Index Comes With a Twist

Up until now we have always questioned to what extent the price of gold was due to the U.S. dollar’s weakness or to gold’s secular strength but with the introduction of the Kitco Gold Index […]

The Strong Hand Theory

I’ll start off with an analogy. Let’s say you just bought a business, a small restaurant. You open for business on Monday and after a week you have grossed $6000. You’re feeling pretty good about […]

Gold – Investment demand poised to jump? This is the first part of a two part series on the forces driving the gold price now.   The second part is in the present issue of the Gold Forecaster. We were right in […]

Paolo Lostritto: Looking for High Leverage to Gold Price

Source: Tim McLaughlin and Karen Roche of The Gold Report 4/16/10 In this exclusive interview with The Gold Report, Wellington West Analyst Paolo Lostritto explains why he thinks Burkina Faso is a part of […]

Options Expiration Friday – Another Manufactured Sell Off?

It is amusing to see the media cite a million different reasons for the sell off in both precious metals and stocks today. Chief among them was Goldman Sachs being charged with fraud, as if we […]

Silver/Gold Ratio Reversion 3

Silver's recent rallying action is starting to catch traders' attention.  Since the end of its latest correction in early February, this white metal has surged 23% higher.  It has well outperformed gold, which only climbed […]

Rising U.S. Dollar and Declining Gold or Vice-Versa?

This essay is based on the Premium Update posted on April 16th, 2010 The current situation on the USD Index and gold appears to be in tune with each other even though the statistical numbers don't […]

New technology to slash gold miner's energy bill by up to 70%

A major gold-mining company could achieve an energy saving of up to 70%, thanks to an innovative technology that is to be installed by engineering company Turbo Air in the coming weeks, Mining Weekly reports. […]

Anatomy of a Housing Crisis

A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart. – Confucius, BC 551-479, Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher – Freddie and Fannie certainly had a large role to play in the housing […]

Another 2.15 Million Ounces of Silver Disappear From the SLV ETF

Not much happened in the gold market yesterday.  However, I note that Thursday was the third day in a row that the gold price was gently but firmly shoved back every time it tried to breach the […]

Precious Metals Resiliency Continues

This week has continued where last week left off. After the finance ministers from the European Union announced they had in conjunction with the (IMF) International Monetary Fund had approved a bail-out package in excess 45 billion Euro’s […]

Geosoft releases CET Grid Analysis software, developed by The University of Western Australia’s Centre for Exploration Targeting

Joint software project, supported by Barrick Gold, helps mineral exploration geophysicists and geologists find discontinuities within magnetic and gravity data.

A Deflationary Impulse Would be a Catalyst for Gold Stocks

While Gold is a hedge for inflation and deflation, that doesn't mean that gold stocks are a hedge or outperformer in either environment. As we wrote last year, gold stocks tend to perform better when […]

Silver Short Squeeze and Alexco Resources

Silver has been performing very strongly over the past month, has broken through previous resistance and continues to move higher despite the large concentrated short position by commercial traders (JPM and HSBC) on the Comex. […]

Mid-Week Gold & Oil Trading Report

In my last report I showed some cycles for the price of gold and how they were starting to roll over which would in turn put some selling pressure on both gold and silver this […]

Gianni Kovacevic: Planes, Trains & Automobiles (& Rickshaws)

Source: By Tim McLaughlin and Karen Roche, The Gold Report 4/14/10 there a China bubble? Not according to Gianni Kovacevic, corporate development strategist and principal of Kovacevic Consultants. In this exclusive interview with The […]

Europe Fiddles, Gold Sizzles

Much to the relief of jittery global markets, Greece's chronic debt problem has been papered over in a burst of European solidarity and apparent magnanimity. But this act of mercy may cost Germany its key […]

Gold Closes $6.20 Higher Today… ($1159.60)

Today’s Gold traded a very choppy and technical range.The session primarily traded between the pivot and resistance levels most of the day. Stocks, metals ,and the energies all benefited from better than expected corporate earnings […]