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Trump-Defying Fed Enters Danger Zone for Economy and Markets

December 20th, 2018

The Fed blinked – but didn’t flinch away from another rate hike. On Wednesday, Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) policymakers rejected President Donald Trump’s call for a pause. They raised their benchmark rate by a quarter point to a range up to… Keep Reading

Should I Sell My Gold and Silver

Why I Didn't Sell Gold & Silver in 2011, Part II

December 19th, 2018

Over a year ago in this space, you may have read my rationale for not closing out core metals and mining stock positions after the May 2011 intermediate top (which turned out to be a longer term!) in the resource sector. (By the way, David Morgan called t… Keep Reading

US Government Shutdown

Political Theater Goes into Overdrive as Shutdown Looms

December 17th, 2018

The Democratic party will be moving back into the control room in the House of Representatives. Congress may commemorate the return to split government with a partial shutdown. The feud over construction of a border wall looks like it will not be resolved… Keep Reading

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It’s a Buyer’s Market: Why and How to Buy Silver Bullion Now

December 12th, 2018

Few markets are as depressed – and, as many analysts argue, suppressed – as silver. The upshot for investors is that they can now obtain silver bullion at both a low spot price and a low premium above spot. How long this buyer’s market will is unkno… Keep Reading

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Palladium Prices Are Exploding – Here’s Why It Matters...

December 10th, 2018

The precious metals sector has just one standout performer this year, and that is palladium. Lately the market for that metal has gotten more than just hot.… Keep Reading

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Gold & Silver Prices Rise As The Markets & Oil Decline

December 10th, 2018

Over the past week, the gold and silver prices have held up rather well compared to the overall markets. While precious metals investors still fear that a huge sell-off in the gold and silver prices will take place during the next market crash, it seems … Keep Reading

Richard Cantillon, the Most Important Economist You’ve Never Heard of

December 10th, 2018

Richard Cantillon is the most important economist you’ve never heard of. Born in Ireland sometime in the mid- to late-1600s, Richard Cantillon’s contributions to economics are found in his major work, Essai sur la Nature du Commerce en General (Essay… Keep Reading

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Panic Buying Hits Palladium Market: What Comes Next?

December 6th, 2018

This week, a white metal reached a rare feat. Palladium has traded at a higher cost per ounce than gold. Could the palladium market be foreshadowing future developments in platinum, silver, and perhaps even gold?… Keep Reading

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GOLD, SILVER & THE MARKETS: What’s Next For 2019

December 6th, 2018

The big question on the minds of most investors is what will happen to the markets and precious metals in 2019. Well, the answer depends mainly on two factors, the oil price and overall weakness in the economy. If the oil price continues to decline, it … Keep Reading

2019 Outlook: The State of Sound Money in the United States

December 5th, 2018

The Great Recession, coupled with the “Ron Paul Revolution,” prompted a renaissance of the sound money movement in the United States. As Germany, Russia, and China -- to name a few -- continue to increase their gold holdings, the hegemonic power of Fe… Keep Reading

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