Posts by JRB:

Black Friday for precious metals

Today wasn’t that bad for precious metals but it was a Black Friday given the severe sell-off and the particular day and time of year.

Leading indicators for gold’s turnaround

It’s safe for the time being but we believe that Gold will ultimately break back below $1200 and below $1100 before the end of the already long in the tooth bear market.

Gold miners consolidate and hold support

Precious metals miners have successfully digested their sharp gains from early summer. The miners have continued to hold above key retracements as well as 200-day moving averages that are now sloping up.

More weakness ahead for miners

No pain, no gain. That is one comment regarding this seemingly terminal bottoming process in the precious metals complex.

Gold and silver stocks begin next leg higher

The miners have begun another leg higher because the evidence strongly supports the view that they have formed a higher low. Only time will tell for sure but the evidence is quite strong. It seems that every analyst was calling for a July low.

Gold’s key fundamental driver

Barry Ritholtz is out with another article spelling more doom for the precious metals sector and the gold bugs.