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The investment seeks daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that correspond to two times (2x) the daily performance of the NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index. The fund invests in securities and derivatives that ProShare Advisors believes, in combination, should have similar daily return characteristics as two times (2x) the daily return of the index. The index is a modified market-capitalization weighted index primarily comprised of publicly traded companies involved in the mining of gold and silver. The fund is non-diversified.

Market Cap: 15.8 Million

Primary Exchange: NYSE Arca

Website: http://www.proshares.com

Shares Outstanding: 350 Thousand

Float: 350 Thousand

Dividend: 0.0 (0.0%)

Beta: 0.0

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Short Interest (): 0

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Longest drawdown: 723 trading days

From: 2016-08-02 To: 2019-06-07

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Global Economic And Political Concerns Rise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-12 02:15:00:000

Last Friday night, after the markets had closed, US President Trump told the world that Mexico had agreed to a deal that would avoid the spread of protectionist measures. The US leader had used tariffs, not to level the playing field on trade, but to achieve cooperation from the Mexican govern… read more...

Global Economic And Political Concerns Rise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-12 02:15:00:000

Last Friday night, after the markets had closed, US President Trump told the world that Mexico had agreed to a deal that would avoid the spread of protectionist measures. The US leader had used tariffs, not to level the playing field on trade, but to achieve cooperation from the Mexican govern… read more...

Gold Enthusiasts Don't Like Hearing This

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-11 11:20:21:000

All markets are driven by the emotion of fear - fear of losing and fear of missing out (greed) - and it is hard to think of a more emotional investment than gold. It has been the 'go-to' refuge from recessions and from inflation since the beginning of modern times. In this piece, we argue that… read more...

Gold Climbs To The Highest Level Since February

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-10 02:00:00:000

On the final trading session of May, the COMEX gold futures market broke a bearish price pattern that had been in place since February 20. Over three months, the yellow metal did nothing but make lower higher and lower lows falling to $1273.20 on the active month August futures contract on May… read more...

It's Buy-The-Dips Time In Metals And Miners - David Brady (07/06/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-09 06:07:06:000

By David Brady I am expecting gold to test the resistance zone between 1,370-80 next with a healthy pullback to follow. But I do not recommend anyone short gold in this market. As the Elliott Wave theorists put it, a Wave 3 (or C) is under way in gold and any pullbacks are to be bought und… read more...

Gold, Silver And The Mining Stocks Are Showing Signs Of Life

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-09 05:28:31:000

"Shanghai Gold will change the current gold market with its 'consumed in the East but priced in the West' arrangement. When China has the right to speak in the international gold market, the true price of gold will be revealed." - Xu Luode, Chairman, Shanghai Gold Exchange, 15 May 2014 T… read more...

ProShares Announces Changes to ETF Lineup

via: Business Wire at 2019-06-05 14:08:00:000

ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announced today that it plans to close and liquidate the following ETFs based on an ongoing review of ProShares product offerings and client feedback. After the close of business on August 5, 2019, the funds will no longer accept creation orders. Tr… read more...

ProShares Announces Changes to ETF Lineup

via: Business Wire at 2019-06-05 14:08:00:000

ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announced today that it plans to close and liquidate the following ETFs based on an ongoing review of ProShares product offerings and client feedback. After the close of business on August 5, 2019, the funds will no longer accept creation orders. Tr… read more...

ProShares Announces Changes to ETF Lineup

via: Business Wire at 2019-06-05 14:08:00:000

ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announced today that it plans to close and liquidate the following ETFs based on an ongoing review of ProShares product offerings and client feedback. After the close of business on August 5, 2019, the funds will no longer accept creation orders. Tr… read more...

Where Investors Sought Protection From Trump's Tariffs On Mexico

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-04 21:26:14:000

Tariff Man strikes again. In a surprise tweet last Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that, beginning June 10, the U.S. would impose a 5 percent tariff on all goods coming into the U.S. from Mexico until such time as illegal migrants coming through Mexico, a… read more...

Where Investors Sought Protection From Trump's Tariffs On Mexico

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-04 21:26:14:000

Tariff Man strikes again. In a surprise tweet last Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that, beginning June 10, the U.S. would impose a 5 percent tariff on all goods coming into the U.S. from Mexico until such time as illegal migrants coming through Mexico, a… read more...

Where Investors Sought Protection From Trump's Tariffs On Mexico

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-04 21:26:14:000

Tariff Man strikes again. In a surprise tweet last Thursday, President Donald Trump announced that, beginning June 10, the U.S. would impose a 5 percent tariff on all goods coming into the U.S. from Mexico until such time as illegal migrants coming through Mexico, a… read more...

A Rally Opportunity For Gold Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 14:33:46:000

One of the things which held gold back from rallying in May was the extreme liquidation of gold mining shares. The past two months was indeed a bad time to be a holder of gold stocks, as the PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU) fell 17 percent from its February peak. As well discuss in this re… read more...

A Rally Opportunity For Gold Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 14:33:46:000

One of the things which held gold back from rallying in May was the extreme liquidation of gold mining shares. The past two months was indeed a bad time to be a holder of gold stocks, as the PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU) fell 17 percent from its February peak. As well discuss in this re… read more...

A Rally Opportunity For Gold Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 14:33:46:000

One of the things which held gold back from rallying in May was the extreme liquidation of gold mining shares. The past two months was indeed a bad time to be a holder of gold stocks, as the PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU) fell 17 percent from its February peak. As well discuss in this re… read more...

Gold Is A Barometer Of Fear

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 02:00:00:000

I was a precious metals trader from the early 1980s until 1997 for one of the world's leading bullion dealers with offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. For most of that time, the price of the yellow metal traded at between $300 and $400 per ounce. Memories of the 1980 peak at $875 per o… read more...

Gold Is A Barometer Of Fear

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 02:00:00:000

I was a precious metals trader from the early 1980s until 1997 for one of the world's leading bullion dealers with offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. For most of that time, the price of the yellow metal traded at between $300 and $400 per ounce. Memories of the 1980 peak at $875 per o… read more...

Gold Is A Barometer Of Fear

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-06-02 02:00:00:000

I was a precious metals trader from the early 1980s until 1997 for one of the world's leading bullion dealers with offices in New York, London, and Hong Kong. For most of that time, the price of the yellow metal traded at between $300 and $400 per ounce. Memories of the 1980 peak at $875 per o… read more...

Gold gets safe-haven buying amid global stock selloff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-31 04:22:33:000

Gold catches a bid following Pres. Trump threat to levy tariffs on all imports from Mexico, exacerbating fears of a global economic slowdown. More news on: IAMGOLD Corporation, Gold Fields Limited, AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Commodities news, Stocks on the move, News on ETFs, Read m… read more...

Gold gets safe-haven buying amid global stock selloff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-31 04:22:33:000

Gold catches a bid following Pres. Trump threat to levy tariffs on all imports from Mexico, exacerbating fears of a global economic slowdown. More news on: IAMGOLD Corporation, Gold Fields Limited, AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Commodities news, Stocks on the move, News on ETFs, Read m… read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-25 03:56:27:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks in the sweet spot for price appreciation potential have been struggling in recent months, grinding lower with gold. Their strong early-year momentum has been sapped by recent stock market euphoria. But gold mining stocks are more important than ever for … read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-25 03:56:27:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks in the sweet spot for price appreciation potential have been struggling in recent months, grinding lower with gold. Their strong early-year momentum has been sapped by recent stock market euphoria. But gold mining stocks are more important than ever for … read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-25 03:56:27:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks in the sweet spot for price appreciation potential have been struggling in recent months, grinding lower with gold. Their strong early-year momentum has been sapped by recent stock market euphoria. But gold mining stocks are more important than ever for … read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-25 03:56:27:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks in the sweet spot for price appreciation potential have been struggling in recent months, grinding lower with gold. Their strong early-year momentum has been sapped by recent stock market euphoria. But gold mining stocks are more important than ever for … read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-25 03:56:27:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks in the sweet spot for price appreciation potential have been struggling in recent months, grinding lower with gold. Their strong early-year momentum has been sapped by recent stock market euphoria. But gold mining stocks are more important than ever for … read more...

Central Bankers - Followers Not Leaders

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-22 02:15:00:000

Central Bankers are an elite group of economists that manage monetary policies for nations around the world. In the US and Europe, the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank manage short-term interest rates, which is the primary monetary policy tool. Market forces establish the rates furthe… read more...

Central Bankers - Followers Not Leaders

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-22 02:15:00:000

Central Bankers are an elite group of economists that manage monetary policies for nations around the world. In the US and Europe, the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank manage short-term interest rates, which is the primary monetary policy tool. Market forces establish the rates furthe… read more...

Central Bankers - Followers Not Leaders

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-22 02:15:00:000

Central Bankers are an elite group of economists that manage monetary policies for nations around the world. In the US and Europe, the Federal Reserve and European Central Bank manage short-term interest rates, which is the primary monetary policy tool. Market forces establish the rates furthe… read more...

Brutal Gold Futures Action Explains Last Week's Big Price Decline

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-20 22:10:44:000

Just when it looked like gold futures - which still, unfortunately, dictate the price of physical precious metals - were ready to turn bullish, last week's Commitments of Traders report ((COT)) revealed that commercial traders (usually right at big turns) had gone massively short, while specul… read more...

Trade Issues Are Only The Tip Of A Volatile Iceberg For Markets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-19 02:15:00:000

There is a Chinese curse which says, "May he live in interesting times." Given the current trade dispute between the United States and China, the commodities markets are under a spell because many of the raw materials are in the crosshairs of the wave of protectionism that escalated to a new l… read more...

Trade Issues Are Only The Tip Of A Volatile Iceberg For Markets

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-19 02:15:00:000

There is a Chinese curse which says, "May he live in interesting times." Given the current trade dispute between the United States and China, the commodities markets are under a spell because many of the raw materials are in the crosshairs of the wave of protectionism that escalated to a new l… read more...

Gold Miners' Q1 2019 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-18 03:44:11:000

The major gold miners stocks are drifting sideways with gold, their early-year momentum sapped by the recent stock market euphoria. But they are more important than ever for prudently diversifying portfolios, a rare sector that surges when stock markets weaken. Their just-reported Q1&#… read more...

Unearthing ESG In The Gold Industry

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-17 15:31:04:000

Easing Global Risks Softened Safe-Haven Demand The gold price showed a small decline in April as global risks eased somewhat. First quarter gross domestic product ((GDP)) growth exceeded expectations in the U.S. and China. China also reported gains in retail sales and industrial production f… read more...

Safe Havens Provide Shelter From The Volatile Storm

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-17 02:00:00:000

Markets have entered a new dimension in May. After the volatile fourth quarter, the markets calmed, and stocks regained all of their losses over the first four months of 2019. The price of crude oil also made an impressive comeback. After a decline from $76.90 on the nearby NYMEX futures contr… read more...

The Silver/Gold Ratio Is Approaching A Record Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-14 08:04:57:000

Last Friday, on May 10, the trade dispute between the US and China escalated with sent a wave of uncertainty through markets across all asset classes. Source: Barchart The chart of the VIX volatility index shows that the metric that moves higher when stock prices move to the downside tr… read more...

The Silver/Gold Ratio Is Approaching A Record Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-14 08:04:57:000

Last Friday, on May 10, the trade dispute between the US and China escalated with sent a wave of uncertainty through markets across all asset classes. Source: Barchart The chart of the VIX volatility index shows that the metric that moves higher when stock prices move to the downside tr… read more...

The Silver/Gold Ratio Is Approaching A Record Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-14 08:04:57:000

Last Friday, on May 10, the trade dispute between the US and China escalated with sent a wave of uncertainty through markets across all asset classes. Source: Barchart The chart of the VIX volatility index shows that the metric that moves higher when stock prices move to the downside tr… read more...

Gold Sits And Waits For Direction

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-06 13:43:45:000

The price of COMEX June gold futures closed 2018 at $1297.60 per ounce after trading to a low at $1189.30 in mid-August. After trading to a high at $1356 on February 20, the price of the yellow metal has been making lower highs and lower lows reaching its most recent bottom at $1267.30 on May … read more...

Gold Sits And Waits For Direction

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-06 13:43:45:000

The price of COMEX June gold futures closed 2018 at $1297.60 per ounce after trading to a low at $1189.30 in mid-August. After trading to a high at $1356 on February 20, the price of the yellow metal has been making lower highs and lower lows reaching its most recent bottom at $1267.30 on May … read more...

Gold Sits And Waits For Direction

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-06 13:43:45:000

The price of COMEX June gold futures closed 2018 at $1297.60 per ounce after trading to a low at $1189.30 in mid-August. After trading to a high at $1356 on February 20, the price of the yellow metal has been making lower highs and lower lows reaching its most recent bottom at $1267.30 on May … read more...

Gold touches year's lowest levels following Fed comments

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-02 07:26:55:000

Comex gold prices tumble to YTDlows , -1.1% to $1,269.50/oz., weighed by stability in the U.S. dollar and Treasury yields a day after Fed Chairman Powell cast doubt about the prospect for a near-term rate reduction. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF… read more...

Gold touches year's lowest levels following Fed comments

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-02 07:26:55:000

Comex gold prices tumble to YTDlows , -1.1% to $1,269.50/oz., weighed by stability in the U.S. dollar and Treasury yields a day after Fed Chairman Powell cast doubt about the prospect for a near-term rate reduction. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF… read more...

Gold touches year's lowest levels following Fed comments

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-05-02 07:26:55:000

Comex gold prices tumble to YTDlows , -1.1% to $1,269.50/oz., weighed by stability in the U.S. dollar and Treasury yields a day after Fed Chairman Powell cast doubt about the prospect for a near-term rate reduction. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF… read more...

Near-Record Gold Shorting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-27 02:52:21:000

Gold has failed to gain traction over the past couple months, normally a seasonally strong time. That has really weighed on sentiment, leaving traders increasingly bearish. Gold investment demand has flagged dramatically with lofty stock markets spewing great euphoria. Thats given gold… read more...

Near-Record Gold Shorting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-27 02:52:21:000

Gold has failed to gain traction over the past couple months, normally a seasonally strong time. That has really weighed on sentiment, leaving traders increasingly bearish. Gold investment demand has flagged dramatically with lofty stock markets spewing great euphoria. Thats given gold… read more...

Near-Record Gold Shorting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-27 02:52:21:000

Gold has failed to gain traction over the past couple months, normally a seasonally strong time. That has really weighed on sentiment, leaving traders increasingly bearish. Gold investment demand has flagged dramatically with lofty stock markets spewing great euphoria. Thats given gold… read more...

Near-Record Gold Shorting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-27 02:52:21:000

Gold has failed to gain traction over the past couple months, normally a seasonally strong time. That has really weighed on sentiment, leaving traders increasingly bearish. Gold investment demand has flagged dramatically with lofty stock markets spewing great euphoria. Thats given gold… read more...

Gold Juniors Index: Are The Bulls Asleep At The Wheel?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 07:12:26:000

After a reasonable start to the year for the Gold Juniors Index ( GDXJ ), the bears have reared their ugly heads once again to crash the party. The index has gone from a positive return of 5% at the end of Q1 to a negative return for the year as we head into the back half of April. During prev… read more...

Gold Juniors Index: Are The Bulls Asleep At The Wheel?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 07:12:26:000

After a reasonable start to the year for the Gold Juniors Index ( GDXJ ), the bears have reared their ugly heads once again to crash the party. The index has gone from a positive return of 5% at the end of Q1 to a negative return for the year as we head into the back half of April. During prev… read more...

Gold Juniors Index: Are The Bulls Asleep At The Wheel?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 07:12:26:000

After a reasonable start to the year for the Gold Juniors Index ( GDXJ ), the bears have reared their ugly heads once again to crash the party. The index has gone from a positive return of 5% at the end of Q1 to a negative return for the year as we head into the back half of April. During prev… read more...

Gold Needs More Time Before It Breaks To The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 02:00:00:000

Gold traded to a high at $1344 on the nearby COMEX futures contract in 2019 after hitting a high at $1365.40 in 2018. Last year's peak created a double top in the gold futures market as the price hit the exact high in January and April. In 2017, the highest price for gold was at $1358.50, and … read more...

Gold Needs More Time Before It Breaks To The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 02:00:00:000

Gold traded to a high at $1344 on the nearby COMEX futures contract in 2019 after hitting a high at $1365.40 in 2018. Last year's peak created a double top in the gold futures market as the price hit the exact high in January and April. In 2017, the highest price for gold was at $1358.50, and … read more...

Gold Needs More Time Before It Breaks To The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 02:00:00:000

Gold traded to a high at $1344 on the nearby COMEX futures contract in 2019 after hitting a high at $1365.40 in 2018. Last year's peak created a double top in the gold futures market as the price hit the exact high in January and April. In 2017, the highest price for gold was at $1358.50, and … read more...

This Week In Money - April 19, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 00:45:37:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, the USD, precious metals and gasoline. Marc Faber - Bonds, commodities, and banks. Chris Vermeulen - Crude oil, gold miners. Tim Wood - NASDAQs new high. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. … read more...

This Week In Money - April 19, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 00:45:37:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, the USD, precious metals and gasoline. Marc Faber - Bonds, commodities, and banks. Chris Vermeulen - Crude oil, gold miners. Tim Wood - NASDAQs new high. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. … read more...

This Week In Money - April 19, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-21 00:45:37:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, the USD, precious metals and gasoline. Marc Faber - Bonds, commodities, and banks. Chris Vermeulen - Crude oil, gold miners. Tim Wood - NASDAQs new high. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. … read more...

Gold And Silver May Be Setting Up For A Big Move

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 03:02:41:000

Gold and silver are historically undervalued relative to the stock and bond markets. The junior mining stocks overall are at their most undervalued relative to the price of gold since 2001. Gold's relative performance during the quarter, when the stock market had its best quarterly performance… read more...

Gold And Silver May Be Setting Up For A Big Move

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 03:02:41:000

Gold and silver are historically undervalued relative to the stock and bond markets. The junior mining stocks overall are at their most undervalued relative to the price of gold since 2001. Gold's relative performance during the quarter, when the stock market had its best quarterly performance… read more...

Gold And Silver May Be Setting Up For A Big Move

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 03:02:41:000

Gold and silver are historically undervalued relative to the stock and bond markets. The junior mining stocks overall are at their most undervalued relative to the price of gold since 2001. Gold's relative performance during the quarter, when the stock market had its best quarterly performance… read more...

Gold And Silver May Be Setting Up For A Big Move

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 03:02:41:000

Gold and silver are historically undervalued relative to the stock and bond markets. The junior mining stocks overall are at their most undervalued relative to the price of gold since 2001. Gold's relative performance during the quarter, when the stock market had its best quarterly performance… read more...

Precious Metals Risk The Return Of Complacency - David Brady (12/04/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 02:35:38:000

By David Brady, CFA The title to last week's article began with "Gold stuck in limbo," and although not very sexy, it was spot on! We're still stuck in that limbo, and silver and the miners are trapped there too. But based on yesterday's price action, we may get resolution one way or the o… read more...

Precious Metals Risk The Return Of Complacency - David Brady (12/04/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 02:35:38:000

By David Brady, CFA The title to last week's article began with "Gold stuck in limbo," and although not very sexy, it was spot on! We're still stuck in that limbo, and silver and the miners are trapped there too. But based on yesterday's price action, we may get resolution one way or the o… read more...

Precious Metals Risk The Return Of Complacency - David Brady (12/04/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 02:35:38:000

By David Brady, CFA The title to last week's article began with "Gold stuck in limbo," and although not very sexy, it was spot on! We're still stuck in that limbo, and silver and the miners are trapped there too. But based on yesterday's price action, we may get resolution one way or the o… read more...

Precious Metals Risk The Return Of Complacency - David Brady (12/04/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 02:35:38:000

By David Brady, CFA The title to last week's article began with "Gold stuck in limbo," and although not very sexy, it was spot on! We're still stuck in that limbo, and silver and the miners are trapped there too. But based on yesterday's price action, we may get resolution one way or the o… read more...

Gold-Bull Breakout Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 00:05:06:000

Gold has faded from interest in the past couple months, overshadowed by the monster stock-market rally. But gold has been consolidating high, quietly basing before its next challenge to major $1,350 bull-market resistance. A decisive breakout above will really catch investors' attention, great… read more...

Gold-Bull Breakout Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 00:05:06:000

Gold has faded from interest in the past couple months, overshadowed by the monster stock-market rally. But gold has been consolidating high, quietly basing before its next challenge to major $1,350 bull-market resistance. A decisive breakout above will really catch investors' attention, great… read more...

Gold-Bull Breakout Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 00:05:06:000

Gold has faded from interest in the past couple months, overshadowed by the monster stock-market rally. But gold has been consolidating high, quietly basing before its next challenge to major $1,350 bull-market resistance. A decisive breakout above will really catch investors' attention, great… read more...

Gold-Bull Breakout Potential

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-13 00:05:06:000

Gold has faded from interest in the past couple months, overshadowed by the monster stock-market rally. But gold has been consolidating high, quietly basing before its next challenge to major $1,350 bull-market resistance. A decisive breakout above will really catch investors' attention, great… read more...

Signs Of Life In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 02:00:00:000

In mid-February, the price of nearby COMEX gold futures moved to a high at $1344 per ounce, and they looked like it was only a matter of time before they would rise past the 2018 and 2016 highs. Gold always looks its best on the highs and worst on its lows. The shine on gold dulled in the week… read more...

Signs Of Life In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-11 02:00:00:000

In mid-February, the price of nearby COMEX gold futures moved to a high at $1344 per ounce, and they looked like it was only a matter of time before they would rise past the 2018 and 2016 highs. Gold always looks its best on the highs and worst on its lows. The shine on gold dulled in the week… read more...

Looking For A 50-Basis-Point Rate Cut - Will It Happen?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-05 02:00:00:000

In December 2015, the US February reserve increased the short-term Fed Funds rate in what was liftoff from a zero percent interest rate environment. In the months leading up to the move, the Fed had tapered their program of quantitative easing which provided stimulus to the economy in the afte… read more...

Looking For A 50-Basis-Point Rate Cut - Will It Happen?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-05 02:00:00:000

In December 2015, the US February reserve increased the short-term Fed Funds rate in what was liftoff from a zero percent interest rate environment. In the months leading up to the move, the Fed had tapered their program of quantitative easing which provided stimulus to the economy in the afte… read more...

Looking For A 50-Basis-Point Rate Cut - Will It Happen?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-05 02:00:00:000

In December 2015, the US February reserve increased the short-term Fed Funds rate in what was liftoff from a zero percent interest rate environment. In the months leading up to the move, the Fed had tapered their program of quantitative easing which provided stimulus to the economy in the afte… read more...

Looking For A 50-Basis-Point Rate Cut - Will It Happen?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-05 02:00:00:000

In December 2015, the US February reserve increased the short-term Fed Funds rate in what was liftoff from a zero percent interest rate environment. In the months leading up to the move, the Fed had tapered their program of quantitative easing which provided stimulus to the economy in the afte… read more...

Looking For A 50-Basis-Point Rate Cut - Will It Happen?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-05 02:00:00:000

In December 2015, the US February reserve increased the short-term Fed Funds rate in what was liftoff from a zero percent interest rate environment. In the months leading up to the move, the Fed had tapered their program of quantitative easing which provided stimulus to the economy in the afte… read more...

Is Gold A Ranging Buy At Under $1,300?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-04-04 02:00:00:000

Gold traded to a low at just over $1160 per ounce in mid-August when the dollar index rose to a new high and after the US Fed added another 25 basis point rate hike to its agenda for 2018. At the low, the yellow metal traded to its lowest price since early 2017. Gold made a significant botto… read more...

Gold futures tumble below $1,300 as dollar rises

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 11:19:15:000

Gold stocks trade broadly lower as Comex futures suffer their largest single-day percentage decline since August and settle below $1,300/oz. for the first time in two weeks; front-month gold -1.6% to $1,295.30. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Kinross Gold Corporation, Yamana Go… read more...

Gold futures tumble below $1,300 as dollar rises

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 11:19:15:000

Gold stocks trade broadly lower as Comex futures suffer their largest single-day percentage decline since August and settle below $1,300/oz. for the first time in two weeks; front-month gold -1.6% to $1,295.30. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Kinross Gold Corporation, Yamana Go… read more...

Gold futures tumble below $1,300 as dollar rises

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 11:19:15:000

Gold stocks trade broadly lower as Comex futures suffer their largest single-day percentage decline since August and settle below $1,300/oz. for the first time in two weeks; front-month gold -1.6% to $1,295.30. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Kinross Gold Corporation, Yamana Go… read more...

Gold Looks Set To Challenge Critical Technical Levels On The Upside - FNV Could Continue To Outperform On The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 02:30:00:000

Gold has been shining in 2019, and there are signs that the precious metal will continue its lustrous price activity over the coming weeks and months. Both fundamental and technical factors are supportive of futures gains in the yellow metal which was trading at the $1316 per ounce level on th… read more...

Gold Looks Set To Challenge Critical Technical Levels On The Upside - FNV Could Continue To Outperform On The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 02:30:00:000

Gold has been shining in 2019, and there are signs that the precious metal will continue its lustrous price activity over the coming weeks and months. Both fundamental and technical factors are supportive of futures gains in the yellow metal which was trading at the $1316 per ounce level on th… read more...

Gold Looks Set To Challenge Critical Technical Levels On The Upside - FNV Could Continue To Outperform On The Upside

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-28 02:30:00:000

Gold has been shining in 2019, and there are signs that the precious metal will continue its lustrous price activity over the coming weeks and months. Both fundamental and technical factors are supportive of futures gains in the yellow metal which was trading at the $1316 per ounce level on th… read more...

A Golden Macro Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-27 23:53:39:000

Monday, I talked about the massive vol compression I'm seeing across a number of major macro instruments - most notably FX dollar pairs and gold - along with how these compression regimes set the stage for expansionary ones (i.e., Giant Macro Trends). Here's the chart of gold again which sho… read more...

A Golden Macro Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-27 23:53:39:000

Monday, I talked about the massive vol compression I'm seeing across a number of major macro instruments - most notably FX dollar pairs and gold - along with how these compression regimes set the stage for expansionary ones (i.e., Giant Macro Trends). Here's the chart of gold again which sho… read more...

A Golden Macro Opportunity

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-27 23:53:39:000

Monday, I talked about the massive vol compression I'm seeing across a number of major macro instruments - most notably FX dollar pairs and gold - along with how these compression regimes set the stage for expansionary ones (i.e., Giant Macro Trends). Here's the chart of gold again which sho… read more...

Technology And Innovation In Gold Mining

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-27 11:24:35:000

Technology and Innovation in Gold Mining IMARU CASANOVA: Technology innovation has become a lot more of a central topic, I feel, for the gold sector in recent times. I think gold mining companies, especially the large companies, have always been involved in technological innovation. B… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Are Surging On Global Economic Fears

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-27 01:24:49:000

Bond yields are crashing in major markets all around the world as fears of a global economic slowdown have prompted investors to seek shelter in low-risk government debt. Both Germany and Japans 10-year bond yields are back below zero, marking the first time weve seen German yi… read more...

The Dollar: Stuck In Neutral, Which Could Unglue Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-25 05:06:54:000

The US dollar has been remarkably stable since making a high at 97.705 on the dollar index in mid-February. Since the week of December 10, the dollar index traded in a range from 94.635 to 97.665 and was at 96.115 on March 22 on the now active month June futures contract. There are many reas… read more...

The Dollar: Stuck In Neutral, Which Could Unglue Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-25 05:06:54:000

The US dollar has been remarkably stable since making a high at 97.705 on the dollar index in mid-February. Since the week of December 10, the dollar index traded in a range from 94.635 to 97.665 and was at 96.115 on March 22 on the now active month June futures contract. There are many reas… read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q4 2018 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-23 02:41:04:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks have been rallying on balance in recent months, carving a solid young upleg. Theyve mostly finished reporting their latest fourth-quarter results, revealing how they are faring fundamentally. Their operating and financial performance is very impo… read more...

Gold Mid-Tiers' Q4 2018 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-23 02:41:04:000

The mid-tier gold miners stocks have been rallying on balance in recent months, carving a solid young upleg. Theyve mostly finished reporting their latest fourth-quarter results, revealing how they are faring fundamentally. Their operating and financial performance is very impo… read more...

Robert Moriarty Discusses Junior Gold Miners And Michael Oliver: Gold Bull Market May Soon Begin

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-21 03:32:51:000

Michael Oliver and Bob Moriarty return . Bob Moriarty returns to discuss another one of his favorite gold mine exploration companies and to talk about his new book titled, "Basic Investing in Resource Stocks - the Idiot's Guide." Michael Oliver holds the hands of nervous Nellie gold bugs … read more...

Robert Moriarty Discusses Junior Gold Miners And Michael Oliver: Gold Bull Market May Soon Begin

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-21 03:32:51:000

Michael Oliver and Bob Moriarty return . Bob Moriarty returns to discuss another one of his favorite gold mine exploration companies and to talk about his new book titled, "Basic Investing in Resource Stocks - the Idiot's Guide." Michael Oliver holds the hands of nervous Nellie gold bugs … read more...

S&P 500 Setup Has Only Occurred One Other Time In Last 70 Years

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 21:17:41:000

Market Was A Bit Extended Short-Term Mondays session saw the first close above the S&P 500s upper Bollinger Band (purple arrow) since the current rally began in late December 2018. In early February, the market approached the upper band and then took a very brief paus… read more...

S&P 500 Setup Has Only Occurred One Other Time In Last 70 Years

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-20 21:17:41:000

Market Was A Bit Extended Short-Term Mondays session saw the first close above the S&P 500s upper Bollinger Band (purple arrow) since the current rally began in late December 2018. In early February, the market approached the upper band and then took a very brief paus… read more...

Gold And Silver Are Feeling Frisky

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-17 23:17:05:000

I sourced the chart below from a blog called The Macro Tourist . I added the title and the two yellow trend lines. The chart shows the daily price of gold since the inception of the bull market in 2000-2001. Last Friday (March 8th), gold popped $12 +/- (depending on the time from which you me… read more...

Gold And Silver Are Feeling Frisky

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-17 23:17:05:000

I sourced the chart below from a blog called The Macro Tourist . I added the title and the two yellow trend lines. The chart shows the daily price of gold since the inception of the bull market in 2000-2001. Last Friday (March 8th), gold popped $12 +/- (depending on the time from which you me… read more...

Gold And Silver Are Feeling Frisky

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-17 23:17:05:000

I sourced the chart below from a blog called The Macro Tourist . I added the title and the two yellow trend lines. The chart shows the daily price of gold since the inception of the bull market in 2000-2001. Last Friday (March 8th), gold popped $12 +/- (depending on the time from which you me… read more...

Gold Miners Are Finally Making Some Interesting Capital Investments

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-16 01:43:12:000

One of the dominant thoughts on everyone's minds at the BMO Global Metals & Mining Conference earlier this month was Barrick Gold's ( GOLD ) $17.8 billion hostile takeover of its longtime rival Newmont Mining ( NEM ). This Monday we learned that, after both parties spoke with top shareho… read more...

Gold Miners Are Finally Making Some Interesting Capital Investments

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-16 01:43:12:000

One of the dominant thoughts on everyone's minds at the BMO Global Metals & Mining Conference earlier this month was Barrick Gold's ( GOLD ) $17.8 billion hostile takeover of its longtime rival Newmont Mining ( NEM ). This Monday we learned that, after both parties spoke with top shareho… read more...

Bullion Banks Appear Ready To Slam Gold Imminently - David Brady (14/03/2019)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-15 14:58:10:000

By David Brady The big picture remains the same: When the Fed reverts to QE and the dollar tanks, gold and everything else will soar. I believe a return to QE is inevitable at this point. If the stock market dump in the 4th quarter has taught us anything, it is that the markets cannot su… read more...

Barrick And Newmont Reached An Interesting Deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:10:34:000

In hindsight, it seems like Mark Bristow used the opening provided by the Newmont ([[NEM]])-Goldcorp ([[GG]]) merger to force a Barrick ([[GOLD]])-controlled joint venture. The last couple of months have been heated in the gold industry ([[GLD]]), with the Barrick-Rangold merger taking the spo… read more...

Barrick And Newmont Reached An Interesting Deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:10:34:000

In hindsight, it seems like Mark Bristow used the opening provided by the Newmont ([[NEM]])-Goldcorp ([[GG]]) merger to force a Barrick ([[GOLD]])-controlled joint venture. The last couple of months have been heated in the gold industry ([[GLD]]), with the Barrick-Rangold merger taking the spo… read more...

Barrick And Newmont Reached An Interesting Deal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:10:34:000

In hindsight, it seems like Mark Bristow used the opening provided by the Newmont ([[NEM]])-Goldcorp ([[GG]]) merger to force a Barrick ([[GOLD]])-controlled joint venture. The last couple of months have been heated in the gold industry ([[GLD]]), with the Barrick-Rangold merger taking the spo… read more...

Gold Sits Near The Recent Low - Is Franco-Nevada A Buy At This Level?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:00:00:000

Gold has been facing lots of adversity lately. On Friday, March 1, the price of the yellow metal dropped like a stone and took out the $1300 per ounce level. Last week, gold moved lower reaching a low that was 70 below its previous bottom for 2019 as the price of April futures fell to $1280.80… read more...

Gold Sits Near The Recent Low - Is Franco-Nevada A Buy At This Level?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:00:00:000

Gold has been facing lots of adversity lately. On Friday, March 1, the price of the yellow metal dropped like a stone and took out the $1300 per ounce level. Last week, gold moved lower reaching a low that was 70 below its previous bottom for 2019 as the price of April futures fell to $1280.80… read more...

Gold Sits Near The Recent Low - Is Franco-Nevada A Buy At This Level?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-13 02:00:00:000

Gold has been facing lots of adversity lately. On Friday, March 1, the price of the yellow metal dropped like a stone and took out the $1300 per ounce level. Last week, gold moved lower reaching a low that was 70 below its previous bottom for 2019 as the price of April futures fell to $1280.80… read more...

This Week In Money - March 9, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 20:46:09:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, gold, oil, US dollar, Canadian dollar. Rick Rule - The current state of mining and where he's putting his money. John Kaiser - Junior miners, PDAC curse. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. Produced by… read more...

This Week In Money - March 9, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 20:46:09:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, gold, oil, US dollar, Canadian dollar. Rick Rule - The current state of mining and where he's putting his money. John Kaiser - Junior miners, PDAC curse. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. Produced by… read more...

This Week In Money - March 9, 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-09 20:46:09:000

Ross Clark - Stock markets, gold, oil, US dollar, Canadian dollar. Rick Rule - The current state of mining and where he's putting his money. John Kaiser - Junior miners, PDAC curse. Larry Reaugh - President & CEO of American Manganese Inc. Produced by… read more...

Is MUX Too Cheap?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-08 03:48:12:000

When it comes to investing or trading in the gold market, there are many choices. The most direct route is via the physical bars and coins offered by dealers around the world. Futures and futures options available on the COMEX division of the CME do an excellent job replicating the price actio… read more...

Is MUX Too Cheap?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-08 03:48:12:000

When it comes to investing or trading in the gold market, there are many choices. The most direct route is via the physical bars and coins offered by dealers around the world. Futures and futures options available on the COMEX division of the CME do an excellent job replicating the price actio… read more...

Gold - Yikes!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-06 01:30:00:000

Gold provided market participants with a reminder that the yellow metal loves to crawl higher and tumble lower during price corrections. The yellow metal is a unique hybrid between a currency and a commodity which means it tends to display a far lower level of volatility than other metals and … read more...

Gold - Yikes!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-06 01:30:00:000

Gold provided market participants with a reminder that the yellow metal loves to crawl higher and tumble lower during price corrections. The yellow metal is a unique hybrid between a currency and a commodity which means it tends to display a far lower level of volatility than other metals and … read more...

Gold Is Historically Cheap To The Stock Market

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 23:07:18:000

The monetary authorities running the paper-money schemes of the present are anxious to forestall significant rises in the paper price of gold, because such rises would diminish confidence in the lasting value of the paper money in use today. - Hugo Salinas Price The p… read more...

Gold Correction - How Low Can The Yellow Metal Go?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-04 01:00:00:000

In mid-August 2018, a new high in the dollar index took the price of gold to its lowest price since early 2017 at $1161.40 per ounce. Gold did not stay at that level for long, and by the end of August, the price had recovered to over $1200. One of the most impressive signs for the gold marke… read more...

The Gold Debate - Where Do Things Stand In The Gold Market?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-03 00:50:41:000

By Pater Tenebrarum A Recurring Pattern When the gold price recently spiked up to approach the resistance area even Aunt Hilda, Freddy the town drunk, and his blind dog know about by now, a recurring pattern played out. The move toward resistance fanned excitement among gold bugs (wh… read more...

Silver Stalls And Falls To A New Low In 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-02 01:00:00:000

Silver is a precious metal that attracts lots of speculative activity. Rallies to the $50 per ounce level in 1980 and 2011 are always reminders that the silver market can double, triple, and halve in value over short periods offering market participants fantastic gains. While huge moves of the… read more...

Gold Stocks' Spring Rally 4

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 20:09:43:000

The gold miners' stocks have been climbing higher on balance, enjoying a solid upleg that is gathering steam. That's fueling improving sentiment, driving more interest in this small contrarian sector. This gold-stock upleg is likely to grow in coming months, partially because of very favorable… read more...

McCullough: Why We Like Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 12:03:10:000

In this video, Hedgeye CEO Keith McCullough explains why he thinks gold miners are in a bullish setup. I like them all, McCullough explains about the Gold Miners ETF ( GDX ). These companies need to consolidate and reduce their cost structur… read more...

Gold Is Good

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-03-01 07:11:19:000

The Medium-Term Signal for Gold is Positive From a behavioural economics point of view, investing in gold now presents difficulties. Gold has had a good run-up, so the "easy money" has been made. Theories about price drivers abound, but accuracy is an issue. There is no doubt that the gold… read more...

IAU Has Advantages Over GLD

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-27 06:00:00:000

Gold is a precious metal that wears many hats. Gold is a favorite when it comes to jewelry. Fabricated demand for gold is consistently one of the primary sources of demand each year. Gold's resistance to heat, density, and ability to conduct electricity create a myriad of industrial applicatio… read more...

IAU Has Advantages Over GLD

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-27 06:00:00:000

Gold is a precious metal that wears many hats. Gold is a favorite when it comes to jewelry. Fabricated demand for gold is consistently one of the primary sources of demand each year. Gold's resistance to heat, density, and ability to conduct electricity create a myriad of industrial applicatio… read more...

The Fed And Trade Boost Stocks - Gold Stocks Doing Well Since Mid-September

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 06:30:00:000

On Wednesday, February 20, the US Federal Reserve released the minutes of the most recent Federal Market Open Committee meeting. In their statement that followed the meeting and the minutes that followed, the central bank pledged to monitor the data with patience when it comes to further short… read more...

The Fed And Trade Boost Stocks - Gold Stocks Doing Well Since Mid-September

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 06:30:00:000

On Wednesday, February 20, the US Federal Reserve released the minutes of the most recent Federal Market Open Committee meeting. In their statement that followed the meeting and the minutes that followed, the central bank pledged to monitor the data with patience when it comes to further short… read more...

Robert Moriarty's New Book Will Save You A Lot Of Money

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 05:35:18:000

If you're paying attention you're probably 1) watching gold rise along with global instability, and 2) wondering if it's finally time to load up on precious metals mining stocks. But of course you have no idea how to do this successfully, because hardly anyone does. Robert Moriarty - vet… read more...

Robert Moriarty's New Book Will Save You A Lot Of Money

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-25 05:35:18:000

If you're paying attention you're probably 1) watching gold rise along with global instability, and 2) wondering if it's finally time to load up on precious metals mining stocks. But of course you have no idea how to do this successfully, because hardly anyone does. Robert Moriarty - vet… read more...

Gold Looks Great

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-24 06:00:00:000

Gold has been making higher lows and higher highs since mid-August when the price dropped to just over the $1160 per ounce level on the active month COMEX futures contract. During August, the price of gold fell on the back of a rally in the dollar and the prospects for an aggressive and hawkis… read more...

Gold Stocks Surge Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-23 02:43:57:000

The gold miners' stocks surged strongly this week, blasting to new upleg highs. The mounting gains are naturally driving more interest in this small contrarian sector, shifting sentiment towards bullish. Despite their accelerating rally, gold stocks still remain fairly low technically and deep… read more...

Critical Support Points For Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-20 04:58:27:000

Produced by HoweStreet.com Editors Note: The summary bullets for this article were chosen by Seeking Alpha Read more … read more...

Critical Support Points For Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-20 04:58:27:000

Produced by HoweStreet.com Editors Note: The summary bullets for this article were chosen by Seeking Alpha Read more … read more...

Critical Support Points For Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-20 04:58:27:000

Produced by HoweStreet.com Editors Note: The summary bullets for this article were chosen by Seeking Alpha Read more … read more...

Gold hits 10-month high, palladium pops to new record

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-19 12:22:42:000

Gold prices jump to their highest level in nearly 10 months , lifted by safe-haven buying as investors monitored continuing trade talks and political uncertainty in Europe. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company), Goldcorp Inc., Commodities new… read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Why Is Central Bank Buying Of Gold So Important?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-19 08:00:00:000

Note: This was originally published on February 16th for subscribers to The Market Pinball Wizard: There is an old Yiddish expression called a bubbe meise (pronounced my-seh). I guess the closest English interpretation of this expression would be a grandmothers tale, or in the comm… read more...

Gold Pulls Back, But Not All That Much

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 06:00:00:000

Gold traded down to just above the $1160 level in mid-August when the dollar index hit a new high. Since then, the yellow metal has been making higher lows and higher highs despite volatility in markets that could have weighed on its price. During the fourth quarter of last year, a period of r… read more...

Gold Pulls Back, But Not All That Much

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 06:00:00:000

Gold traded down to just above the $1160 level in mid-August when the dollar index hit a new high. Since then, the yellow metal has been making higher lows and higher highs despite volatility in markets that could have weighed on its price. During the fourth quarter of last year, a period of r… read more...

Gold Pulls Back, But Not All That Much

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 06:00:00:000

Gold traded down to just above the $1160 level in mid-August when the dollar index hit a new high. Since then, the yellow metal has been making higher lows and higher highs despite volatility in markets that could have weighed on its price. During the fourth quarter of last year, a period of r… read more...

Gold-Stock Mega-Mergers Bad

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 04:30:16:000

The world's two biggest gold miners announced mega-mergers over the past five months or so. These huge deals briefly garnered some interest in the usually forgotten gold-stock sector, and fleeting praise from Wall Street analysts. But gold-stock mega-mergers are bad news for gold-miner shareho… read more...

Gold-Stock Mega-Mergers Bad

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 04:30:16:000

The world's two biggest gold miners announced mega-mergers over the past five months or so. These huge deals briefly garnered some interest in the usually forgotten gold-stock sector, and fleeting praise from Wall Street analysts. But gold-stock mega-mergers are bad news for gold-miner shareho… read more...

Gold-Stock Mega-Mergers Bad

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-16 04:30:16:000

The world's two biggest gold miners announced mega-mergers over the past five months or so. These huge deals briefly garnered some interest in the usually forgotten gold-stock sector, and fleeting praise from Wall Street analysts. But gold-stock mega-mergers are bad news for gold-miner shareho… read more...

Pierre Lassonde's Views Of The Gold Mining Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-14 02:29:49:000

Legendary gold mine investor Pierre Lassonde appears for the first time on the radio program this week. Pierre is known for his leadership as an innovative mining executive and founder of the largest natural resources royal company, Franco-Nevada Corp. ([[FNV]]). In 1985, Franco-Nevada acqui… read more...

Pierre Lassonde's Views Of The Gold Mining Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-14 02:29:49:000

Legendary gold mine investor Pierre Lassonde appears for the first time on the radio program this week. Pierre is known for his leadership as an innovative mining executive and founder of the largest natural resources royal company, Franco-Nevada Corp. ([[FNV]]). In 1985, Franco-Nevada acqui… read more...

The Euro Is A Fundamentally Weak Currency - Just Ask The Ghost Of Yogi

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 06:00:00:000

The fortieth anniversary of the pan-European currency is only weeks away. On March 13, 1979, the European Monetary System ((EMS)) with its Exchange Rate Mechanism at the time, the ECU was born. After many rounds of tough negotiations and opposition from the United Kingdom, the Maastricht Treat… read more...

The Euro Is A Fundamentally Weak Currency - Just Ask The Ghost Of Yogi

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-12 06:00:00:000

The fortieth anniversary of the pan-European currency is only weeks away. On March 13, 1979, the European Monetary System ((EMS)) with its Exchange Rate Mechanism at the time, the ECU was born. After many rounds of tough negotiations and opposition from the United Kingdom, the Maastricht Treat… read more...

Gold Stocks Are Looking Better Than The Metal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-10 06:00:00:000

The gold market has been moving higher since reaching a low at $1161.70 in mid-August. The yellow metal moved above the $1300 per ounce level in early 2019, and after a brief correction that took the price of April futures to a low at $1281.50 on January 24, the price quickly turned higher and… read more...

Gold Stocks Are Looking Better Than The Metal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-10 06:00:00:000

The gold market has been moving higher since reaching a low at $1161.70 in mid-August. The yellow metal moved above the $1300 per ounce level in early 2019, and after a brief correction that took the price of April futures to a low at $1281.50 on January 24, the price quickly turned higher and… read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Metal Market Extremes Test Your Mettle

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:00:00:000

I am often asked by many to see the type of analysis I provide to our members of the Market Pinball Wizard. So, rather than write a separate public article on metals this week, I am going to re-publish my analysis posted to my members over the past weekend. However, I am leaving the charts out… read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Metal Market Extremes Test Your Mettle

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:00:00:000

I am often asked by many to see the type of analysis I provide to our members of the Market Pinball Wizard. So, rather than write a separate public article on metals this week, I am going to re-publish my analysis posted to my members over the past weekend. However, I am leaving the charts out… read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Metal Market Extremes Test Your Mettle

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-05 08:00:00:000

I am often asked by many to see the type of analysis I provide to our members of the Market Pinball Wizard. So, rather than write a separate public article on metals this week, I am going to re-publish my analysis posted to my members over the past weekend. However, I am leaving the charts out… read more...

Gold Puts Up Another Bullish Signal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-03 06:00:00:000

Gold is a unique asset. As a metal that comes from the crust of the earth, gold has properties that make it a required ingredient in a variety of industrial products. The precious metal is one of the densest metals of all, and it is an excellent conductor of both heat and electricity. Gold is … read more...

Gold Puts Up Another Bullish Signal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-02-03 06:00:00:000

Gold is a unique asset. As a metal that comes from the crust of the earth, gold has properties that make it a required ingredient in a variety of industrial products. The precious metal is one of the densest metals of all, and it is an excellent conductor of both heat and electricity. Gold is … read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Where Can I Get A Good Pastrami Sandwich While I Wait For My Gold?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-29 08:00:00:000

There has been no trade more frustrating than the metals complex for the last several years. In fact, I cannot remember the last time I had to wait so long for a pullback to complete. So, while I have been waiting, I have been getting quite hungry. So, can anyone recommend a good place to get … read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Where Can I Get A Good Pastrami Sandwich While I Wait For My Gold?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-29 08:00:00:000

There has been no trade more frustrating than the metals complex for the last several years. In fact, I cannot remember the last time I had to wait so long for a pullback to complete. So, while I have been waiting, I have been getting quite hungry. So, can anyone recommend a good place to get … read more...

Sentiment Speaks: Where Can I Get A Good Pastrami Sandwich While I Wait For My Gold?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-29 08:00:00:000

There has been no trade more frustrating than the metals complex for the last several years. In fact, I cannot remember the last time I had to wait so long for a pullback to complete. So, while I have been waiting, I have been getting quite hungry. So, can anyone recommend a good place to get … read more...

Gold And Gold Miners: A Long-Term Perspective

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-28 08:15:12:000

This post is divided into 2 parts: Part 1 - Gold The 2 charts below sum up my positive view on gold. The first is the long-term chart of US nominal GDP growth. US Nominal GDP As you can see, nominal US GDP has been slowly falling since its post world war peak in 1973. The second is rea… read more...

Gold Pulls Back And Snaps Back - Levels To Watch

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-27 06:30:00:000

The price of gold reached its all-time peak in 2011 at $1920.70 per ounce. A series of lower highs and lower lows led to a bottom in December 2015 at $1046.20 when the US Federal reserve shifted from a prolonged period of accommodation to tightening credit. The bounce from the low led to a r… read more...

Gold Stocks' Upleg Pauses

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-26 00:05:15:000

The gold miners' stocks have slumped in January, tilting sentiment back to bearish. This sector's strong December upward momentum was checked by gold's own upleg stalling out. Gold investment demand growth slowed on the blistering stock market rally. But uplegs always ebb and flow, and this yo… read more...

Copper Is Waiting For A Trade Deal - A Sign Of Life Last Week

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-24 06:30:00:000

Copper is a bellwether commodity, and while many market participants never take a long or short position in the red metal, most watch the price of copper. Copper is a barometer for the economic wellbeing of the global economy. The base metal is also the leader of the nonferrous sector of the c… read more...

Copper Is Waiting For A Trade Deal - A Sign Of Life Last Week

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-24 06:30:00:000

Copper is a bellwether commodity, and while many market participants never take a long or short position in the red metal, most watch the price of copper. Copper is a barometer for the economic wellbeing of the global economy. The base metal is also the leader of the nonferrous sector of the c… read more...

What's In Store For The Precious Metals Sector In 2019?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-23 03:24:14:000

The Newmont ([[NEM]])/Goldcorp ([[GG]]) merger is the second mega-deal in the industry after Barrick ([[GOLD]]) acquired RandGold in September. Without question, the two deals reflect the growing need for large gold and silver mining companies to replace reserves, which are being depleted at t… read more...

Ride The Wave Of Consolidation In The Gold Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-21 08:49:29:000

The gold mining sector is a highly fragmented industry. There are many players that churn out production of the precious metal from tiny, 50,000 ounce per annum miners, to multi-million ounce producers. The sector, though, is now seeing some aggressive consolidation among the large … read more...

Ride The Wave Of Consolidation In The Gold Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-21 08:49:29:000

The gold mining sector is a highly fragmented industry. There are many players that churn out production of the precious metal from tiny, 50,000 ounce per annum miners, to multi-million ounce producers. The sector, though, is now seeing some aggressive consolidation among the large … read more...

Gold And Silver Are Loving The Gov't Shutdown Conflict; David Morgan: Expect Stagflation And Silver Outperformance In 2019

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-20 05:17:31:000

Welcome to this week's Market Wrap Podcast, I'm Mike Gleason. Coming up our good friend David Morgan of The Morgan Report joins me for a conversation on a range of topics, including his 2019 outlook for a number of different asset classes, most notably gold and silver. Don't miss a fa… read more...

Gold Sits Just Under $1,300 - The Trend Is Your Friend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-18 06:00:00:000

The gold futures market has settled into a narrowing trading band that near the highest price for the yellow metal since June 2018. Gold put in a double top trading pattern on the weekly and monthly charts last year as the price rose to a high at $1365.40 which was $12.10 below the 2016 post… read more...

Gold Sits Just Under $1,300 - The Trend Is Your Friend

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-18 06:00:00:000

The gold futures market has settled into a narrowing trading band that near the highest price for the yellow metal since June 2018. Gold put in a double top trading pattern on the weekly and monthly charts last year as the price rose to a high at $1365.40 which was $12.10 below the 2016 post… read more...

A Hedge For Chaos: Invest In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 12:40:27:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Zach Ott as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more Investing in gol… read more...

A Hedge For Chaos: Invest In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 12:40:27:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Zach Ott as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more Investing in gol… read more...

A Hedge For Chaos: Invest In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 12:40:27:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Zach Ott as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more Investing in gol… read more...

Where Is The RING ETF Headed From Here?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:42:45:000

The iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF ( RING ) has rallied by 20.37% from its 52-week low in September 2018. The financial performance of gold miners is strongly dependent on the price performance of gold. The performance of gold is strongly inversely correlated to movements in the US dollar… read more...

Where Is The RING ETF Headed From Here?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:42:45:000

The iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF ( RING ) has rallied by 20.37% from its 52-week low in September 2018. The financial performance of gold miners is strongly dependent on the price performance of gold. The performance of gold is strongly inversely correlated to movements in the US dollar… read more...

Where Is The RING ETF Headed From Here?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:42:45:000

The iShares MSCI Global Gold Miners ETF ( RING ) has rallied by 20.37% from its 52-week low in September 2018. The financial performance of gold miners is strongly dependent on the price performance of gold. The performance of gold is strongly inversely correlated to movements in the US dollar… read more...

M&A animal spirits in gold as Newmont inks deal for Goldcorp

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:06:54:000

Goldcorp is up 11% in premarket action after agreeing to be acquired by Newmont Mining in an all-stock deal. This comes only about three months after the Barrick/Randgold merger. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, IAMGOLD Corporation, To… read more...

M&A animal spirits in gold as Newmont inks deal for Goldcorp

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:06:54:000

Goldcorp is up 11% in premarket action after agreeing to be acquired by Newmont Mining in an all-stock deal. This comes only about three months after the Barrick/Randgold merger. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, IAMGOLD Corporation, To… read more...

M&A animal spirits in gold as Newmont inks deal for Goldcorp

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-14 08:06:54:000

Goldcorp is up 11% in premarket action after agreeing to be acquired by Newmont Mining in an all-stock deal. This comes only about three months after the Barrick/Randgold merger. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, IAMGOLD Corporation, To… read more...

Gold gains in safe-haven bid to highest level since June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 10:49:56:000

Gold prices rise to their highest level since mid-June , +0.6% to $1,291.40/oz., as Apple's bearish revenue outlook exacerbates concerns about a slowing economy and sparks demand for safe-haven bullion. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Newmont Mining Co… read more...

Gold gains in safe-haven bid to highest level since June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 10:49:56:000

Gold prices rise to their highest level since mid-June , +0.6% to $1,291.40/oz., as Apple's bearish revenue outlook exacerbates concerns about a slowing economy and sparks demand for safe-haven bullion. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Newmont Mining Co… read more...

Gold gains in safe-haven bid to highest level since June

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 10:49:56:000

Gold prices rise to their highest level since mid-June , +0.6% to $1,291.40/oz., as Apple's bearish revenue outlook exacerbates concerns about a slowing economy and sparks demand for safe-haven bullion. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, AngloGold Ashanti Limited, Newmont Mining Co… read more...

Mining Stock Daily's 2019 Outlook For Precious Metals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 01:20:31:000

A quiet bull market in mining stocks is underway. The [[GDX]] ETF closed trading on New Year's Eve up 2.37%. Through Monday, GDX has risen 20% since hitting a 52-week low close of $17.57 on September 11, 2018. In popular parlance, GDX is now in a "bull market." We expect that a significant b… read more...

Mining Stock Daily's 2019 Outlook For Precious Metals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 01:20:31:000

A quiet bull market in mining stocks is underway. The [[GDX]] ETF closed trading on New Year's Eve up 2.37%. Through Monday, GDX has risen 20% since hitting a 52-week low close of $17.57 on September 11, 2018. In popular parlance, GDX is now in a "bull market." We expect that a significant b… read more...

Mining Stock Daily's 2019 Outlook For Precious Metals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2019-01-03 01:20:31:000

A quiet bull market in mining stocks is underway. The [[GDX]] ETF closed trading on New Year's Eve up 2.37%. Through Monday, GDX has risen 20% since hitting a 52-week low close of $17.57 on September 11, 2018. In popular parlance, GDX is now in a "bull market." We expect that a significant b… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Are Going Up Faster Than Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-30 19:01:46:000

The past couple of years have been brutal for precious metals mining stocks. Gold and silver went down a little, while the miners went down a lot - four times as much, to be exact. That's painful but not surprising. The miners, being in effect options on the underlying metals, tend to be a lot… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Are Going Up Faster Than Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-30 19:01:46:000

The past couple of years have been brutal for precious metals mining stocks. Gold and silver went down a little, while the miners went down a lot - four times as much, to be exact. That's painful but not surprising. The miners, being in effect options on the underlying metals, tend to be a lot… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Are Going Up Faster Than Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-30 19:01:46:000

The past couple of years have been brutal for precious metals mining stocks. Gold and silver went down a little, while the miners went down a lot - four times as much, to be exact. That's painful but not surprising. The miners, being in effect options on the underlying metals, tend to be a lot… read more...

Gold Miners Are Crushing The Market In The Face Of Higher Rates

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 23:53:52:000

Disregarding strong opposition from the likes of DoubleLine Capital founder Jeffrey Gundlach, legendary hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller, Mad Money host Jim Cramer, President Donald Trump and others, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hiked rates on last Wednesday… read more...

Gold Miners Are Crushing The Market In The Face Of Higher Rates

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 23:53:52:000

Disregarding strong opposition from the likes of DoubleLine Capital founder Jeffrey Gundlach, legendary hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller, Mad Money host Jim Cramer, President Donald Trump and others, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hiked rates on last Wednesday… read more...

Gold Miners Are Crushing The Market In The Face Of Higher Rates

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-24 23:53:52:000

Disregarding strong opposition from the likes of DoubleLine Capital founder Jeffrey Gundlach, legendary hedge fund manager Stanley Druckenmiller, Mad Money host Jim Cramer, President Donald Trump and others, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hiked rates on last Wednesday… read more...

Fed Gooses Gold, Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-22 03:37:07:000

The dovish Federal Reserve lit a fire under gold and its miners stocks this week. As universally expected the FOMC hiked rates for the 9th time in this cycle. But it also lowered its 2019 rate-hike outlook bowing to the stock-market selloff. Traders dumped gold initially thinking that … read more...

Fed Gooses Gold, Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-22 03:37:07:000

The dovish Federal Reserve lit a fire under gold and its miners stocks this week. As universally expected the FOMC hiked rates for the 9th time in this cycle. But it also lowered its 2019 rate-hike outlook bowing to the stock-market selloff. Traders dumped gold initially thinking that … read more...

Fed Gooses Gold, Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-22 03:37:07:000

The dovish Federal Reserve lit a fire under gold and its miners stocks this week. As universally expected the FOMC hiked rates for the 9th time in this cycle. But it also lowered its 2019 rate-hike outlook bowing to the stock-market selloff. Traders dumped gold initially thinking that … read more...

Gold Is Back In Play

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-21 08:29:47:000

Got room for it in your portfolio? You may have noticed a certain wobbliness in the markets recently. If you haven't, you're probably not even reading this; you're likely on holiday somewhere without a Wi-Fi connection. Lucky you! The rest of us, however, are now transfixed by significant … read more...

Gold miners rise, as precious metals set for best quarter in almost two years

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-20 13:08:42:000

As investors flee the volatile stock markets and the dollar weakens, gold rises; Comex February gold +0.7% to $1,265.70/oz. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Coeur Mining, Inc., Pretium Resources Inc, Financial stocks news, Stocks on the move, News on ETFs, Read… read more...

Gold gains as stocks slide; many precious metals miners post strong gains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-17 14:55:40:000

Gold futures settle at their highest level in more than a week , helped by weakness in the dollar and losses in the stock market; Comex February gold settles +0.8% at $1,251.80/oz. More news on: Coeur Mining, Inc., Eldorado Gold Corporation, Pretium Resources Inc, Commodities news, Stoc… read more...

Gold gains as stocks slide; many precious metals miners post strong gains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-17 14:55:40:000

Gold futures settle at their highest level in more than a week , helped by weakness in the dollar and losses in the stock market; Comex February gold settles +0.8% at $1,251.80/oz. More news on: Coeur Mining, Inc., Eldorado Gold Corporation, Pretium Resources Inc, Commodities news, Stoc… read more...

Gold gains as stocks slide; many precious metals miners post strong gains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-17 14:55:40:000

Gold futures settle at their highest level in more than a week , helped by weakness in the dollar and losses in the stock market; Comex February gold settles +0.8% at $1,251.80/oz. More news on: Coeur Mining, Inc., Eldorado Gold Corporation, Pretium Resources Inc, Commodities news, Stoc… read more...

Gold-Stock Triple Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-15 00:14:37:000

The beleaguered gold stocks are recovering from their late-summer capitulation, enjoying a solid young upleg as investors gradually return. Their buying has pushed the leading gold-stock ETF near a major triple breakout technically. That event should really boost capital inflows into this sect… read more...

Gold-Stock Triple Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-15 00:14:37:000

The beleaguered gold stocks are recovering from their late-summer capitulation, enjoying a solid young upleg as investors gradually return. Their buying has pushed the leading gold-stock ETF near a major triple breakout technically. That event should really boost capital inflows into this sect… read more...

The Fed's Decision May Yield A Surprise

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-14 06:15:00:000

The year is now coming to an end, and the final scheduled significant event is the December 18-19 meeting of the Federal Reserve's FOMC where the members of the committee will decide if the Fed Funds rate will rise for the fourth time this year. In 2015, the Fed hiked rates once and followed… read more...

Gold edges higher to five-month peak after U.S. jobs data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-07 11:20:49:000

Gold prices hit a five-month peak as weaker than expected U.S. jobs data raises the possibility that the Federal Reserve might go slow on interest rate hikes next year: Comex futures +0.6% at $1,251.30/oz. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Dai… read more...

Gold edges higher to five-month peak after U.S. jobs data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-07 11:20:49:000

Gold prices hit a five-month peak as weaker than expected U.S. jobs data raises the possibility that the Federal Reserve might go slow on interest rate hikes next year: Comex futures +0.6% at $1,251.30/oz. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Dai… read more...

Gold edges higher to five-month peak after U.S. jobs data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-07 11:20:49:000

Gold prices hit a five-month peak as weaker than expected U.S. jobs data raises the possibility that the Federal Reserve might go slow on interest rate hikes next year: Comex futures +0.6% at $1,251.30/oz. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Dai… read more...

Gold edges higher to five-month peak after U.S. jobs data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-07 11:20:49:000

Gold prices hit a five-month peak as weaker than expected U.S. jobs data raises the possibility that the Federal Reserve might go slow on interest rate hikes next year: Comex futures +0.6% at $1,251.30/oz. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Dai… read more...

Gold edges higher to five-month peak after U.S. jobs data

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-07 11:20:49:000

Gold prices hit a five-month peak as weaker than expected U.S. jobs data raises the possibility that the Federal Reserve might go slow on interest rate hikes next year: Comex futures +0.6% at $1,251.30/oz. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Dai… read more...

Gold Reacts To The Fed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 06:15:00:000

Nearby February gold futures on the COMEX division of the CME settled at the $1227.80 per ounce level on Friday, November 30. On Tuesday, December 4, it traded to a high at $1247.50. The low for the year on the active month contract was at $1173.20 on August 16, but the continuous contract bot… read more...

Gold Reacts To The Fed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-05 06:15:00:000

Nearby February gold futures on the COMEX division of the CME settled at the $1227.80 per ounce level on Friday, November 30. On Tuesday, December 4, it traded to a high at $1247.50. The low for the year on the active month contract was at $1173.20 on August 16, but the continuous contract bot… read more...

Gold Weekly: Ready To Take Off After Trade War Truce

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-04 17:13:04:000

The Truce , Anatolii Varvarov (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the World Gold Shares SPDR Gold Minishares Trust ETF ( GLDM ). GLDM is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot p… read more...

The Gold Market Holds Its Breath For December

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-12-03 06:00:00:000

Gold is in a holding pattern during the final days of November and has been trading in a range from $1216.80 to $1236.70 since November 16. The gold market has gone to sleep as the dangerous month of December approaches. Gold recovered from the mid-August low which is the bottom for 2018, so… read more...

Gold Weekly: The Speculative Community Has Less Conviction, Not Me!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 10:58:06:000

Conviction , Stella Kisstiger (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

Gold Weekly: The Speculative Community Has Less Conviction, Not Me!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 10:58:06:000

Conviction , Stella Kisstiger (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

Gold Weekly: The Speculative Community Has Less Conviction, Not Me!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 10:58:06:000

Conviction , Stella Kisstiger (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

Top Gold Miners' Production Cost Still Provides Floor In The Market Price

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 04:02:24:000

While the debate on the dynamics of the gold market continues, at least the top gold miners' production cost provides us with a floor price. Or rather, a basic minimum price level. I get a good laugh when I read analysts suggesting that the gold price will fall back to $450-700. For the gold p… read more...

Top Gold Miners' Production Cost Still Provides Floor In The Market Price

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 04:02:24:000

While the debate on the dynamics of the gold market continues, at least the top gold miners' production cost provides us with a floor price. Or rather, a basic minimum price level. I get a good laugh when I read analysts suggesting that the gold price will fall back to $450-700. For the gold p… read more...

Top Gold Miners' Production Cost Still Provides Floor In The Market Price

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-28 04:02:24:000

While the debate on the dynamics of the gold market continues, at least the top gold miners' production cost provides us with a floor price. Or rather, a basic minimum price level. I get a good laugh when I read analysts suggesting that the gold price will fall back to $450-700. For the gold p… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bearish Speculators Vs. Bullish Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 10:35:29:000

Verus , Oxue Moises Miranda Lopez (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold s… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bearish Speculators Vs. Bullish Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 10:35:29:000

Verus , Oxue Moises Miranda Lopez (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold s… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bearish Speculators Vs. Bullish Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 10:35:29:000

Verus , Oxue Moises Miranda Lopez (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold s… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bearish Speculators Vs. Bullish Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 10:35:29:000

Verus , Oxue Moises Miranda Lopez (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold s… read more...

The Glistening Project: Why Some Investors Are Looking Again At Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 06:55:32:000

By Steve Land, Vice President, Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Gold and Precious Metals Fund, Franklin Equity Group For some investors, increasing exposure to gold has been a knee-jerk reaction to bouts of heightened financial market volatility. Franklin Equity Group's Steve … read more...

The Glistening Project: Why Some Investors Are Looking Again At Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 06:55:32:000

By Steve Land, Vice President, Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Gold and Precious Metals Fund, Franklin Equity Group For some investors, increasing exposure to gold has been a knee-jerk reaction to bouts of heightened financial market volatility. Franklin Equity Group's Steve … read more...

The Glistening Project: Why Some Investors Are Looking Again At Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 06:55:32:000

By Steve Land, Vice President, Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Gold and Precious Metals Fund, Franklin Equity Group For some investors, increasing exposure to gold has been a knee-jerk reaction to bouts of heightened financial market volatility. Franklin Equity Group's Steve … read more...

The Glistening Project: Why Some Investors Are Looking Again At Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-21 06:55:32:000

By Steve Land, Vice President, Research Analyst, Portfolio Manager, Franklin Gold and Precious Metals Fund, Franklin Equity Group For some investors, increasing exposure to gold has been a knee-jerk reaction to bouts of heightened financial market volatility. Franklin Equity Group's Steve … read more...

Treasury Debt And Gold Will Soar As The Economy Tanks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-19 00:43:37:000

People have to remember, mining stocks are like tech stocks where everybody and their car or Uber driver piles into them when theyre moving higher. Its not a well-followed, well-understood sector which is what I like about it because it means theres plenty of opportun… read more...

Treasury Debt And Gold Will Soar As The Economy Tanks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-19 00:43:37:000

People have to remember, mining stocks are like tech stocks where everybody and their car or Uber driver piles into them when theyre moving higher. Its not a well-followed, well-understood sector which is what I like about it because it means theres plenty of opportun… read more...

Gold Miners' Q3 2018 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 00:43:19:000

The major gold miners stocks remain mired in universal bearishness, largely left for dead. They are just wrapping up their third-quarter earnings season, which proved challenging. Lower gold prices cut deeply into cash flows and profits, and production-growth struggles persisted. But t… read more...

Gold Miners' Q3 2018 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-17 00:43:19:000

The major gold miners stocks remain mired in universal bearishness, largely left for dead. They are just wrapping up their third-quarter earnings season, which proved challenging. Lower gold prices cut deeply into cash flows and profits, and production-growth struggles persisted. But t… read more...

Problems For Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-15 06:15:00:000

Gold was trading around its $1200 per ounce pivot point on the active month December futures contract on COMEX on Wednesday, November 13. Gold hit a low at $1161.40 in mid-August and recovered to a high at $1239.30 during the final month of October. The middle of the trading range for the yell… read more...

Problems For Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-15 06:15:00:000

Gold was trading around its $1200 per ounce pivot point on the active month December futures contract on COMEX on Wednesday, November 13. Gold hit a low at $1161.40 in mid-August and recovered to a high at $1239.30 during the final month of October. The middle of the trading range for the yell… read more...

Gold Weekly: Expect A Rebound Into Year-End

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-13 11:44:45:000

REBOUND , Chuck Hipsher (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physi… read more...

Gold Weekly: Expect A Rebound Into Year-End

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-13 11:44:45:000

REBOUND , Chuck Hipsher (Saatchi Art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physi… read more...

Seven Things To Watch Before Investing In Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-12 10:39:38:000

Miners, especially gold miners ( GDX ) ( GDXJ ), don't have a great reputation in the investing world. Unfortunately for them, that is rightfully so. It is often the case that the management is more focused on the stock market, than on business performance. A quote from the 19th century explai… read more...

Gold Weekly: Set To Become In Vogue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 11:31:54:000

Deliciously In Vogue , Brent Baker (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the f… read more...

Gold Weekly: Set To Become In Vogue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 11:31:54:000

Deliciously In Vogue , Brent Baker (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the f… read more...

Gold Weekly: Set To Become In Vogue

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-06 11:31:54:000

Deliciously In Vogue , Brent Baker (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the f… read more...

Agnico Eagle Vs B2gold: Which One Is A High-Value Investment?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-05 13:40:39:000

Thesis: This article is intended to compare two gold miners; Agnico Eagle Mines ( AEM ) and B2Gold Corporation ( BTG ), and evaluate if either of them is mispriced. Note that at the time of writing, AEM last traded at ~$37.26 while BTG traded at~$2.58. The whole point of writing this analysi… read more...

Gold Resources - Key Takeaways From Third Quarter 2018 Results

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-05 09:00:59:000

Image: The Aguila mill, Mexico Investment Thesis Gold Resource ( GORO ) holds a 100% interest in a significant property consisting of six distinct locations in Oaxaca, Mexico, including the producing Arista Mine and Aguila Mill at the El Aguila Project. The Aguila mine is the flagship … read more...

Gold Stocks' Winter Rally 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 05:25:40:000

The gold miners stocks suffered a rough late summer this year. A rare forced capitulation walloped them to deep new lows, short-circuiting their usual autumn rally. Thats left this sector anomalously low as the subsequent winter rally gets underway, gold stocks stronges… read more...

Gold Stocks' Winter Rally 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-11-03 05:25:40:000

The gold miners stocks suffered a rough late summer this year. A rare forced capitulation walloped them to deep new lows, short-circuiting their usual autumn rally. Thats left this sector anomalously low as the subsequent winter rally gets underway, gold stocks stronges… read more...

Gold Weekly: Overlooked. Until When?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-30 11:27:14:000

Overlooked sculpture , Daniel Johanning (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

Gold Weekly: Overlooked. Until When?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-30 11:27:14:000

Overlooked sculpture , Daniel Johanning (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

Gold Weekly: Overlooked. Until When?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-30 11:27:14:000

Overlooked sculpture , Daniel Johanning (Saatchi art) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund… read more...

A Large Decline In Stocks Accompanied By A Huge Move Up In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-26 05:35:01:000

Elijah Johnson invited me onto the Silver Doctor's precious metals podcast to discuss why mining stocks are historically cheap and why an expected crash in the stock market will be accompanied by a soaring precious metals sector. We also discuss why Trump is beating up the Fed over rate hikes:… read more...

A Large Decline In Stocks Accompanied By A Huge Move Up In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-26 05:35:01:000

Elijah Johnson invited me onto the Silver Doctor's precious metals podcast to discuss why mining stocks are historically cheap and why an expected crash in the stock market will be accompanied by a soaring precious metals sector. We also discuss why Trump is beating up the Fed over rate hikes:… read more...

A Large Decline In Stocks Accompanied By A Huge Move Up In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-26 05:35:01:000

Elijah Johnson invited me onto the Silver Doctor's precious metals podcast to discuss why mining stocks are historically cheap and why an expected crash in the stock market will be accompanied by a soaring precious metals sector. We also discuss why Trump is beating up the Fed over rate hikes:… read more...

A Large Decline In Stocks Accompanied By A Huge Move Up In Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-26 05:35:01:000

Elijah Johnson invited me onto the Silver Doctor's precious metals podcast to discuss why mining stocks are historically cheap and why an expected crash in the stock market will be accompanied by a soaring precious metals sector. We also discuss why Trump is beating up the Fed over rate hikes:… read more...

Gold Weekly: Spec Normalization Under Way

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-25 08:49:41:000

Under way , Philip Bath Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically hold… read more...

Central Banks And ETF Investors Start Buying Gold Aggressively

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-25 04:56:17:000

The gold price has been rising over the past month, driven by investors seeking safe-haven assets as the stock market sells off sharply. On the technical chart, we can see a bottoming pattern followed by a price spike higher. I am now looking for gold to break above resistance at $1,240, which… read more...

Gold miners rise as gold price hits three-month high

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-23 11:50:53:000

Gold miners rally as demand for safe-haven assets lift prices for the yellow metal to the highest in three months , +0.9% to $1,236/oz., trading above both its 50- and 100-day moving averages. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Goldcorp Inc., Kinross Gold Corporation, Commodities n… read more...

Gold miners rise as gold price hits three-month high

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-23 11:50:53:000

Gold miners rally as demand for safe-haven assets lift prices for the yellow metal to the highest in three months , +0.9% to $1,236/oz., trading above both its 50- and 100-day moving averages. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Goldcorp Inc., Kinross Gold Corporation, Commodities n… read more...

Mining Stocks Have Not Been Cheaper In The Last 78 Years

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-23 01:00:44:000

It's important to keep in mind that mining stocks have been sold to levels well below their intrinsic value - in the case of larger-cap producing miners. Or their "optionality" value - in the case of junior mining companies with projects that have a good chance eventually of converting their d… read more...

Mining Stocks Have Not Been Cheaper In The Last 78 Years

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-23 01:00:44:000

It's important to keep in mind that mining stocks have been sold to levels well below their intrinsic value - in the case of larger-cap producing miners. Or their "optionality" value - in the case of junior mining companies with projects that have a good chance eventually of converting their d… read more...

Gold Going Higher - Mining Stocks Are Historically Cheap

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 04:39:25:000

It's important to keep in mind that the mining stocks have been sold to levels well below their intrinsic value - in the case of larger-cap producing miners. Or their "optionality" value - in the case of junior mining companies with projects that have a good chance eventually of converting the… read more...

Gold Going Higher - Mining Stocks Are Historically Cheap

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 04:39:25:000

It's important to keep in mind that the mining stocks have been sold to levels well below their intrinsic value - in the case of larger-cap producing miners. Or their "optionality" value - in the case of junior mining companies with projects that have a good chance eventually of converting the… read more...

Gold Going Higher - Mining Stocks Are Historically Cheap

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 04:39:25:000

It's important to keep in mind that the mining stocks have been sold to levels well below their intrinsic value - in the case of larger-cap producing miners. Or their "optionality" value - in the case of junior mining companies with projects that have a good chance eventually of converting the… read more...

Is The Canary In The Gold Mine Coming To Life Again?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 03:28:39:000

By Pater Tenebrarum A Chirp from the Deep-Level Mines Back in late 2015 and early 2016, we wrote about a leading indicator for gold stocks, namely the sub-sector of marginal - and hence highly leveraged to the gold price - South African gold stocks. Our example du jour at the time was Ha… read more...

Is The Canary In The Gold Mine Coming To Life Again?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 03:28:39:000

By Pater Tenebrarum A Chirp from the Deep-Level Mines Back in late 2015 and early 2016, we wrote about a leading indicator for gold stocks, namely the sub-sector of marginal - and hence highly leveraged to the gold price - South African gold stocks. Our example du jour at the time was Ha… read more...

Is The Canary In The Gold Mine Coming To Life Again?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-17 03:28:39:000

By Pater Tenebrarum A Chirp from the Deep-Level Mines Back in late 2015 and early 2016, we wrote about a leading indicator for gold stocks, namely the sub-sector of marginal - and hence highly leveraged to the gold price - South African gold stocks. Our example du jour at the time was Ha… read more...

Last Thursday Was Gold ETF's Biggest Up Volume Day Since June 2016

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-16 01:31:38:000

The gold price ( GLD ) ( PHYS ) soared higher last Thursday, October 11, as US and global stock markets fell sharply, with fears spreading about rising interest rates and bond yields. The gold price rose from $1,193.40/oz to $1,227.60/oz on Thursday: The Fundamentals: Good Old-Fashioned… read more...

Gold continues moving higher, marks best settlement since late July

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-15 15:41:14:000

Comex gold futures rose modestly, closing +0.7% at $1,230.30/oz., but it was enough to send the yellow metal to its highest finish for a most-active contract since July 31 . More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company), Randgold Resources Limited,… read more...

Stocks' Last Cheap Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-13 11:00:40:000

The lofty stock markets suffered a sharp selloff this week that may prove a major inflection point. There was one lone sector that bucked the heavy selling to surge in the carnage, the gold miners stocks. They are the last cheap sector in these bubble-valued stock markets, long overloo… read more...

Stocks' Last Cheap Sector

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-13 11:00:40:000

The lofty stock markets suffered a sharp selloff this week that may prove a major inflection point. There was one lone sector that bucked the heavy selling to surge in the carnage, the gold miners stocks. They are the last cheap sector in these bubble-valued stock markets, long overloo… read more...

Gold spikes to $1,218 as dollar strength slips

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-11 10:54:04:000

Comex gold climbs more than 2% to $1,218/oz . for its third straight daily gain, the metals best run since late August, as the dollar slips amid the global slump in equity markets. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company), Goldcorp Inc…. read more...

Gold spikes to $1,218 as dollar strength slips

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-11 10:54:04:000

Comex gold climbs more than 2% to $1,218/oz . for its third straight daily gain, the metals best run since late August, as the dollar slips amid the global slump in equity markets. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company), Goldcorp Inc…. read more...

Gold Has A Weight Around Its Neck, But The Price Refuses To Make A Lower Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-11 06:00:00:000

Gold has had a problem in 2018. The yellow metal has run into an environment of a rising U.S. dollar and higher interest rates which amount to a bearish historical double-whammy. The rise in the U.S. dollar index from a low of 88.15 in February to its current level at over 95 on the December… read more...

Gold Has A Weight Around Its Neck, But The Price Refuses To Make A Lower Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-11 06:00:00:000

Gold has had a problem in 2018. The yellow metal has run into an environment of a rising U.S. dollar and higher interest rates which amount to a bearish historical double-whammy. The rise in the U.S. dollar index from a low of 88.15 in February to its current level at over 95 on the December… read more...

Gold Weekly: Hold Your Breath!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-10 18:08:44:000

Hold My Breath, Claire Desjardins Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically… read more...

Gold heads for worst one-day drop since August

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 12:36:50:000

Gold is on track for its biggest one-day price decline since mid-August after the U.S. dollar rose to approach its highest level in nearly two months; Comex gold currently -1.3% to $1,189.70/oz., and silver -2.3% to $14.31/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Co… read more...

Gold heads for worst one-day drop since August

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 12:36:50:000

Gold is on track for its biggest one-day price decline since mid-August after the U.S. dollar rose to approach its highest level in nearly two months; Comex gold currently -1.3% to $1,189.70/oz., and silver -2.3% to $14.31/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Co… read more...

Three Factors That Could Awaken Gold From Its Bearish Slumber

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:00:00:000

The gold market had been in a bull market since reaching a low of $1046.20 in December 2015. The yellow metal peaked in 2016 as the price rose to a high of $1377.50 following the surprise of the Brexit referendum. Gold had rallied by 31.7% over an eight-month period. While the precious metal c… read more...

Three Factors That Could Awaken Gold From Its Bearish Slumber

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-08 08:00:00:000

The gold market had been in a bull market since reaching a low of $1046.20 in December 2015. The yellow metal peaked in 2016 as the price rose to a high of $1377.50 following the surprise of the Brexit referendum. Gold had rallied by 31.7% over an eight-month period. While the precious metal c… read more...

Frank Holmes: Gold Stocks, Gold, And Silver Are Great Buys Now

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-07 13:23:00:000

Don't want to listen? Read the podcast below! Welcome to this week's Market Wrap Podcast, I'm Mike Gleason. Coming up we've got a wonderful interview with Frank Holmes, CEO of U.S. Global Investors. Frank talks about some key developments in the gold community and why he believes a … read more...

Rick Rule: 'Very High-Quality Deposits, Almost Irrespective Of Commodity - Will Be Taken Out This Cycle' (10/05/2018)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-07 12:46:48:000

By Sprott's Thoughts Tekoa Da Silva had the chance to sit down once again, with Rick Rule, Chairman of Sprott U.S. Holdings. It was a fascinating interview, as Rule discussed the developing trend of mergers and acquisitions in the resource and mining industry. Rule indicated two gen… read more...

Gold Stocks Recovering 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-06 06:14:21:000

The battered gold miners stocks are finally starting to recover after a rough few months. Their prices slid with gold in July, plummeted in a brutal forced capitulation in August, and then dropped again in an echo capitulation into mid-September. That left them at fundamentally absurd … read more...

Gold Stocks: Massive Upside As Sector At Or Near Major Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-06 03:33:30:000

It's been almost two months since gold bottomed, yet the rebound so far has been uninspiring as the SPDR Gold Trust ETF ( GLD ) is still only a few percent away from breaking down again. After an almost 15% decline since April (which is a considerable drop for gold in such a short period of ti… read more...

Iron Ore, Steel, And The SLX - In The Eye Of The Trade Storm

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-05 07:00:00:000

One of my favorite lines in the 1970s classic film The Godfather is when Hyman Roth leans over the Michael Corleone and tells him, Were bigger than U.S. Steel . The quote was not fictional as Meyer Lansky, the mob figure who was the inspiration for Roth in the film m… read more...

Gold Faces Rising Rates - NUGT And DUST Offer Turbocharged Trading Opportunities

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-04 06:15:00:000

The summer of 2018 was a rough time for the gold market which put in its worst price performance since 2015. The price of the yellow metal had been making higher lows since December 2015 when the U.S. Federal Reserve began tightening credit after years of accommodation. Gold reached a high of … read more...

Gold Weekly: A Happy Surprise For Q4 2018?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-03 09:22:43:000

Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the Funds physically holds gold bars in a London vault and custo… read more...

Gold pushes near two-week high, miners sport strong gains

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-10-02 15:18:29:000

Gold futures settled back above $1,200/oz. to reach their highest levels in nearly two weeks, boosted by jitters surrounding Italys financial picture, lifting prices for the precious metal to their highest closing level in nearly two weeks. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation,… read more...

Gold Weekly: Still Waiting For The Great Wave

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 09:05:46:000

Wave, Paul Klee (1938) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically holds gold… read more...

Gold Weekly: Still Waiting For The Great Wave

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 09:05:46:000

Wave, Paul Klee (1938) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically holds gold… read more...

Gold Weekly: Still Waiting For The Great Wave

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 09:05:46:000

Wave, Paul Klee (1938) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically holds gold… read more...

Gold Weekly: Still Waiting For The Great Wave

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-28 09:05:46:000

Wave, Paul Klee (1938) Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). BAR is directly impacted by the vagaries of gold spot prices because the fund physically holds gold… read more...

Gold tumbles to near six-week low as dollar strengthens

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-27 15:23:36:000

Gold slid to its lowest level in nearly six weeks , as December Comex gold settled -1% to $1,187.40/oz., while the dollar strengthened following the Fed's latest interest rate hike. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index … read more...

Barrick-Randgold merger sparks gains in rival miners as more deals seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 12:21:20:000

Barrick Gold's ( ABX +2.1% ) merger with Randgold Resources ( GOLD +3.4% ) is sparking hopes for more deals in the heretofore unloved gold sector, lifting shares of rival miners including Gold Fields ( GFI +1.8% ), Sibanye Stillwater ( SBGL +2% ), AngloGold Ashanti ( AU +0.6% )… read more...

Barrick-Randgold merger sparks gains in rival miners as more deals seen

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 12:21:20:000

Barrick Gold's ( ABX +2.1% ) merger with Randgold Resources ( GOLD +3.4% ) is sparking hopes for more deals in the heretofore unloved gold sector, lifting shares of rival miners including Gold Fields ( GFI +1.8% ), Sibanye Stillwater ( SBGL +2% ), AngloGold Ashanti ( AU +0.6% )… read more...

Rare Earth Metals And REMX

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 07:54:00:000

Rare earth metals are commodities that may not trade on futures exchanges, but they have a myriad of applications in computers, DVDs, rechargeable batteries, cell phones, catalytic converters, magnets, fluorescent lights and many other products we use in our daily lives. The rare earth secto… read more...

Rare Earth Metals And REMX

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-25 07:54:00:000

Rare earth metals are commodities that may not trade on futures exchanges, but they have a myriad of applications in computers, DVDs, rechargeable batteries, cell phones, catalytic converters, magnets, fluorescent lights and many other products we use in our daily lives. The rare earth secto… read more...

Animal spirits in gold miners after Barrick's purchase of Randgold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-24 10:31:27:000

Barrick Gold overnight agreed to merge with Randgold Resources in an $18.3B deal. Both Barrick and Randgold are higher by about 7% . More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Eldorado Gold Corporation, Goldcorp Inc., Merger & acquisition news, Top stock market news, Stocks on… read more...

The Economy's Rotten Foundation: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 09.21.18

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-22 03:58:32:000

By SchiffGold The SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap podcast combines a succinct summary of the week's precious metals news coupled with thoughtful analysis. Stock markets hit record highs this week. It's yet another sign that everything in the economy is great! But there's a rotting found… read more...

The Economy's Rotten Foundation: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 09.21.18

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-22 03:58:32:000

By SchiffGold The SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap podcast combines a succinct summary of the week's precious metals news coupled with thoughtful analysis. Stock markets hit record highs this week. It's yet another sign that everything in the economy is great! But there's a rotting found… read more...

Copper sprints to best day in 19 months but gold falls as trade fears ease

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-21 16:33:30:000

Comex copper surged by the most since February 2017 , +4.2% to $2.863/lb., as concerns about the impact of trade tensions on the global economy continued to ease. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, GAMCO Global Gold, Natur… read more...

Paulson launches gold investor alliance in bid for better returns

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-21 10:27:49:000

Hedge fund magnate and gold bull John Paulson is creating a consortium of investors seeking to reverse the weak performance of gold miners, in the latest sign of growing investor frustration with the sector. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index B… read more...

Gold And Gold Stocks - Small Rays Of Light In The Vale Of Tears

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-21 06:22:38:000

By Pater Tenebrarum A Rebound Gets Underway - Will It Have Legs? Ever since the gold indexes have broken below the shelf of support that has held them aloft since late 2016 (around 165-170 points in the HUI Index), the sector was not much to write home about, to put it mildly. Precious… read more...

What Rising Resource Nationalism In Africa Means For Mining Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-19 05:46:26:000

Lately, resource nationalism in the African mining sector has increased. In some African states, which make key contributions to international mining, larger mining rents indicate greater national control. International investors should be cognizant of the dangers inherent in ignoring the mai… read more...

What Rising Resource Nationalism In Africa Means For Mining Investors

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-19 05:46:26:000

Lately, resource nationalism in the African mining sector has increased. In some African states, which make key contributions to international mining, larger mining rents indicate greater national control. International investors should be cognizant of the dangers inherent in ignoring the mai… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bulls Catch A Break

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-18 12:56:10:000

Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the CFTC ) and ETF holding… read more...

Vanguard revamp of global mining fund to trim exposure to ~25%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 12:58:57:000

Vanguard is set to complete the overhaul of its precious metals and mining fund this month, renaming the $2.3B, 34-year-old fund the Vanguard Global Capital Cycles Fund, following a 24% loss over the past year. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion D… read more...

Gold Goes Nowhere Fast

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-17 06:30:00:000

Gold is a metal that is both a commodity and a financial asset. As a commodity, gold's properties make it an excellent conductor of electricity, and its other characteristics are suitable for a myriad of industrial applications. Gold's ornamental attraction results in lots of fabricated demand… read more...

Gold-Stock Forced Capitulation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-15 09:03:02:000

The gold miners stocks suffered a rare capitulation selloff over the past month or so. Selling cascaded to extremes as stop losses were sequentially triggered, battering this contrarian sector to exceedingly-low levels. While very challenging psychologically, capitulations are super-bu… read more...

Gold-Stock Forced Capitulation

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-15 09:03:02:000

The gold miners stocks suffered a rare capitulation selloff over the past month or so. Selling cascaded to extremes as stop losses were sequentially triggered, battering this contrarian sector to exceedingly-low levels. While very challenging psychologically, capitulations are super-bu… read more...

A Check-Up On Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 15:42:22:000

Gold has been under pressure since April of this year mainly as a consequence of the major currencies. Here, we check up on gold and assess its most likely path forward. Gold and silver have a strong positive correlation which rarely drops below 0.75. The last time it did this was in 2011-20… read more...

A Check-Up On Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 15:42:22:000

Gold has been under pressure since April of this year mainly as a consequence of the major currencies. Here, we check up on gold and assess its most likely path forward. Gold and silver have a strong positive correlation which rarely drops below 0.75. The last time it did this was in 2011-20… read more...

A Check-Up On Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 15:42:22:000

Gold has been under pressure since April of this year mainly as a consequence of the major currencies. Here, we check up on gold and assess its most likely path forward. Gold and silver have a strong positive correlation which rarely drops below 0.75. The last time it did this was in 2011-20… read more...

Gold Could Shine Once Liquidity Fades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 06:34:56:000

Strong U.S. Dollar Continues to Weigh on Gold, Emerging Markets Currencies The robust U.S. dollar has weighed on gold since May, and in August, the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 1 again reached new yearly highs. U.S. dollar strength was mainly due to emerging markets ((EM)) currencies that weaken… read more...

Gold Could Shine Once Liquidity Fades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 06:34:56:000

Strong U.S. Dollar Continues to Weigh on Gold, Emerging Markets Currencies The robust U.S. dollar has weighed on gold since May, and in August, the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 1 again reached new yearly highs. U.S. dollar strength was mainly due to emerging markets ((EM)) currencies that weaken… read more...

Gold Could Shine Once Liquidity Fades

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 06:34:56:000

Strong U.S. Dollar Continues to Weigh on Gold, Emerging Markets Currencies The robust U.S. dollar has weighed on gold since May, and in August, the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 1 again reached new yearly highs. U.S. dollar strength was mainly due to emerging markets ((EM)) currencies that weaken… read more...

The Great Gold/Silver Divergence Continues

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 04:20:33:000

The price of "poor man's gold," aka silver, traded at multi-year lows last week, dipping below $14/oz. marginally and barely closing above that key level at the end of the week. Do you know where the price of gold was the last time silver hovered around $14 in late 2015 and early 2016? Below $… read more...

The Great Gold/Silver Divergence Continues

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 04:20:33:000

The price of "poor man's gold," aka silver, traded at multi-year lows last week, dipping below $14/oz. marginally and barely closing above that key level at the end of the week. Do you know where the price of gold was the last time silver hovered around $14 in late 2015 and early 2016? Below $… read more...

The Great Gold/Silver Divergence Continues

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-12 04:20:33:000

The price of "poor man's gold," aka silver, traded at multi-year lows last week, dipping below $14/oz. marginally and barely closing above that key level at the end of the week. Do you know where the price of gold was the last time silver hovered around $14 in late 2015 and early 2016? Below $… read more...

Gold Weekly: 'Don't Focus On Making Money, Focus On Protecting What You Have'

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-11 10:38:00:000

Paul Tudor Jones, II Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the… read more...

The Myth Of Gold-Stock Leverage

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-11 01:44:16:000

Editor's note: Originally published at tsi-blog.com on September 10, 2018. A few years ago, I wrote a couple of pieces explaining why gold mining is a crappy business. The main reason is the malinvestment that periodically afflicts the industry due to the boom-bust cycle caused by mone… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Still In Weak Hands (Part 3)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-08 00:18:49:000

Preamble On days like this, I feel like a script writer for a soap opera: "Previously on Desperate Investors…", you get my drift as we recently wrote: This is a capitulation of sorts, but it may not be final at this point. The selling of this sector creates more selling ... read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Still In Weak Hands (Part 3)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-08 00:18:49:000

Preamble On days like this, I feel like a script writer for a soap opera: "Previously on Desperate Investors…", you get my drift as we recently wrote: This is a capitulation of sorts, but it may not be final at this point. The selling of this sector creates more selling ... read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Still In Weak Hands (Part 3)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-08 00:18:49:000

Preamble On days like this, I feel like a script writer for a soap opera: "Previously on Desperate Investors…", you get my drift as we recently wrote: This is a capitulation of sorts, but it may not be final at this point. The selling of this sector creates more selling ... read more...

From The Amazon Bubble To The Gold Mining Bust

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-06 07:59:00:000

The trillion-dollar "mostly empty box" Earlier in the week, Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) grabbed headlines again. That's as it temporarily passed the magic market capitalisation figure of US$1 trillion - the second company to do so. It has since dropped back a little, to "just" US$979 … read more...

From The Amazon Bubble To The Gold Mining Bust

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-06 07:59:00:000

The trillion-dollar "mostly empty box" Earlier in the week, Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) grabbed headlines again. That's as it temporarily passed the magic market capitalisation figure of US$1 trillion - the second company to do so. It has since dropped back a little, to "just" US$979 … read more...

Gold And Silver Are Acting Like It's 2008. They May Be Right

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-05 05:18:39:000

2008 has special significance for gold bugs, both because of the money they lost in August of the year and the money they made in the half-decade that followed. Today's world is beginning to feel eerily similar. Let's start with a little background. The mid-2000s' economy boomed in part beca… read more...

U.S. Dollar, Canadian Dollar, And Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-09-01 01:10:09:000

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U.S. Dollar, Canadian Dollar, And Mining Stocks

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U.S. Dollar, Canadian Dollar, And Mining Stocks

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U.S. Dollar, Canadian Dollar, And Mining Stocks

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Friday's Upside Move In Gold Likely Unsustainable

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 08:05:52:000

Gold's rally Friday was way overdone. Jerome Powell specifically said the current plan is to continue to raise rates over the next several quarters and near-term economic overheating is unlikely. Last week's move in gold will likely be corrected early next week. It looks unlikely the $200 bill… read more...

Friday's Upside Move In Gold Likely Unsustainable

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 08:05:52:000

Gold's rally Friday was way overdone. Jerome Powell specifically said the current plan is to continue to raise rates over the next several quarters and near-term economic overheating is unlikely. Last week's move in gold will likely be corrected early next week. It looks unlikely the $200 bill… read more...

Friday's Upside Move In Gold Likely Unsustainable

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-27 08:05:52:000

Gold's rally Friday was way overdone. Jerome Powell specifically said the current plan is to continue to raise rates over the next several quarters and near-term economic overheating is unlikely. Last week's move in gold will likely be corrected early next week. It looks unlikely the $200 bill… read more...

Extreme Sentiment On Both Gold And The U.S. Dollar, Is It Justified?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-26 13:44:17:000

Investment Thesis I have written about the sentiment in gold ( GLD ) ( IAU ) ( PHYS ) before; the sentiment continues to climb to new extremes. We are also seeing long speculative positioning in the U.S. Dollar. I would argue this is not supported by fundamentals, but the big question is whe… read more...

Precious Metals - The War Goes On

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 15:09:34:000

In the previous article of this series, we discussed how de-trending the long-term silver chart can help in identifying cycles as price gets separated from the underlying trend. Furthermore, we saw that many times cycles can bottom at different times to price which could mean we have already… read more...

Precious Metals - The War Goes On

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-24 15:09:34:000

In the previous article of this series, we discussed how de-trending the long-term silver chart can help in identifying cycles as price gets separated from the underlying trend. Furthermore, we saw that many times cycles can bottom at different times to price which could mean we have already… read more...

If You Want To Buy Gold, Watch The Fed

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-23 16:12:24:000

If You Want To Buy Gold, Watch The Fed Almost four months ago, I penned a note to subscribers of EPB Macro Research that said I was cutting my exposure to gold to the minimum allowable exposure for the model portfolio strategy. The reason I reduced the position in gold was that… read more...

Looking For The First Cockroach To Appear

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-23 02:44:05:000

Dan Oliver and Michael Oliver return as guests on this week's radio show. Dan Oliver, who replaced Dr. Benjamin Wiker whose illness precluded him from joining the show, discusses the emergence of stresses and strains in Turkey and other emerging markets that suggests we're nearing the ne… read more...

Gold Weekly: How To Play The Market This Summer?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-22 09:29:30:000

In the Bahamas Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the CFTC ) … read more...

The Golden Drift

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 14:30:41:000

The price action in the gold market has been ugly. Gold reached a low of $1,046.20 on December 2015, and the yellow metal made a series of higher lows until July 2018. After reaching a high of $1,377.50 per ounce in July 2016 in the aftermath of Brexit, the yellow metal failed to move to a hig… read more...

The Golden Drift

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 14:30:41:000

The price action in the gold market has been ugly. Gold reached a low of $1,046.20 on December 2015, and the yellow metal made a series of higher lows until July 2018. After reaching a high of $1,377.50 per ounce in July 2016 in the aftermath of Brexit, the yellow metal failed to move to a hig… read more...

Betting gold prices will fall is at record high; analyst says potential tipping point

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 12:59:35:000

Speculators are net short on gold futures for the first time since December 2001 , when gold was priced at $275/oz., according to Bleakley Financial chief investment officer Peter Boockvar, adding "it's tough to find a more contrarian indicator" for the yellow metal. More news on: VanEck … read more...

Betting gold prices will fall is at record high; analyst says potential tipping point

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 12:59:35:000

Speculators are net short on gold futures for the first time since December 2001 , when gold was priced at $275/oz., according to Bleakley Financial chief investment officer Peter Boockvar, adding "it's tough to find a more contrarian indicator" for the yellow metal. More news on: VanEck … read more...

Here Is How To Play The Massive Speculative Gold Short Position

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 04:45:20:000

The latest Commitments of Traders ((COT)) report is truly a record-breaking one, from both the length of the recent increase in net-short positions, the size of the net-short position, to the number of outstanding shorts. For a record-tying ninth straight week, shorts increased their positio… read more...

Here Is How To Play The Massive Speculative Gold Short Position

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-20 04:45:20:000

The latest Commitments of Traders ((COT)) report is truly a record-breaking one, from both the length of the recent increase in net-short positions, the size of the net-short position, to the number of outstanding shorts. For a record-tying ninth straight week, shorts increased their positio… read more...

Gold Miners' Q2'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-18 01:19:32:000

The major gold miners stocks plummeted in brutal cascading selling this week as stops were run. That shattered strong multi-year support, devastating sentiment among the handful of contrarians remaining in this forsaken sector. With fear and despair extreme, its critical to tak… read more...

Gold Miners' Q2'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-18 01:19:32:000

The major gold miners stocks plummeted in brutal cascading selling this week as stops were run. That shattered strong multi-year support, devastating sentiment among the handful of contrarians remaining in this forsaken sector. With fear and despair extreme, its critical to tak… read more...

Gold Melts Down As Dollar Takes Flight

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-17 08:11:50:000

The gold price continues to be battered by the unrelenting strength in the U.S. dollar. Gold is in good company as other precious and industrial metals have gone into a tailspin in recent days, thanks to fresh worries over the state of the global economy and a runaway dollar rally. In today's … read more...

Gold Is Melting: Why This Is No Time To Panic

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 23:46:46:000

Source: MoneyControl.com Gold Is Melting: Why This Is No Time To Panic Gold/SPDR Gold Shares ( GLD ) is going thorough one of its most vicious selloffs in years. The yellow metal is essentially melting, down the last 9 out of 10 weeks, and from peak to trough has cratered from almost $1,… read more...

Gold And Silver: Similar To 2008

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-16 07:18:15:000

In 2008, gold was taken from $1020 to $700 and silver was pounded from $21 to $7 during the period of time that Bear Stearns, Lehman and the U.S. financial system were collapsing. The precious metals were behaving inversely to what would have been expected as the global financial system melted… read more...

Gold extends slump to 18-month low amid dollar strentgh

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-15 09:14:24:000

Gold slips further below 1,200/oz. , recently -0.6% at $1,194 after hitting an 18-month low $1,183.47, as the dollar climbs to its highest levels in more than a year. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, iShares Silver Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Commodities news, News on … read more...

Gold Sector - An Obscure Indicator Provides A Signal

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-14 04:57:14:000

By Pater Tenebrarum The Goldminbi In recent weeks gold apparently decided it would be a good time to masquerade as an emerging market currency and it started mirroring the Chinese yuan of all things. Since the latter is non-convertible this almost feels like an insult of sorts. As an a… read more...

Gold continues to slide, hitting 17-month lows

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-13 08:21:31:000

Gold prices tumble to their lowest since March 2017 amid the crashing Turkish lira, in the latest evidence that the yellow metal has lost its status as a traditional investment safe haven; gold -1% at $1,207.10/oz. after earlier slipping below $1,200, and silver -0.6% at $15.20/oz. … read more...

This Is Why It's Time To Buy The Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-13 01:13:15:000

The latest Commitment of Traders ((COT)) report showed gold speculators decreased their long position, while increasing their short positions for an eighth consecutive week. As we said last week, this is the second-longest short-building streak in COT history and it is only behind the record-b… read more...

Spectacular Gold COT Report: Prepare For A Huge 6 Months

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-12 15:22:18:000

No need to mince words anymore. If the futures market still influences gold's price, then that price is going to spike. And silver is better than gold. Since January, gold futures speculators have been trending from extremely bullish to scared short. And in the week ending last Tuesday (th… read more...

Weight Of Debt Supports Wait On Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:23:10:000

Gold and Gold Stocks Decline in July on U.S. Dollar Strength, Disappointing Q2 Results of Majors Paradigm Capital reports that the number of Google searches to buy gold has dropped to the lowest since July 2007, just before the global financial crisis. Meanwhile, according to The Wall Str… read more...

Weight Of Debt Supports Wait On Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-10 07:23:10:000

Gold and Gold Stocks Decline in July on U.S. Dollar Strength, Disappointing Q2 Results of Majors Paradigm Capital reports that the number of Google searches to buy gold has dropped to the lowest since July 2007, just before the global financial crisis. Meanwhile, according to The Wall Str… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bears, Stop Playing With Fire!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-07 12:20:38:000

Tamraght Oufella, Tamraght, Morocco Source: Pinterest Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative po… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bears, Stop Playing With Fire!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-07 12:20:38:000

Tamraght Oufella, Tamraght, Morocco Source: Pinterest Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative po… read more...

Gold Weekly: Bears, Stop Playing With Fire!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-07 12:20:38:000

Tamraght Oufella, Tamraght, Morocco Source: Pinterest Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative po… read more...

Another Week, Another Improvement In Gold's Prospects

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-06 01:18:16:000

The past few months have added some cred to the sell in May and go away rule of thumb for precious metals, as golds price action has been both boring and depressing. Its now close to its 12-month low, while a lot of miners are providing material for the old jok… read more...

Gold Stocks' Autumn Rally 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-04 03:09:29:000

The gold miners stocks have suffered a psychologically-grating year so far. Theyve remained trapped in their vexing low-consolidation trading range, disheartening and driving away the great majority of traders. But that should soon change as this deeply-out-of-favor sector ente… read more...

Gold Stocks' Autumn Rally 3

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-04 03:09:29:000

The gold miners stocks have suffered a psychologically-grating year so far. Theyve remained trapped in their vexing low-consolidation trading range, disheartening and driving away the great majority of traders. But that should soon change as this deeply-out-of-favor sector ente… read more...

Gold Weekly: Stand Ready To Embrace The Forthcoming Bullish Wave

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-03 10:12:11:000

Source: Pinterest Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyze the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the CF… read more...

Top Gold Miners' Production Declined 15% While Costs Escalate

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-03 04:26:04:000

Even though the gold price increased in 2018, the top gold miners' production declined while costs continue to escalate. Output at three of the top gold miners in the world fell in the first half of 2018 compared to the same period last year. With rising costs due to higher energy prices, on t… read more...

Gold hits one-year low; report says bullion market off to worst start since 2009

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-02 14:59:10:000

Gold slides to its lowest price in a year following a report that showed the bullion market suffered its weakest start in nearly a decade and as the U.S. dollar rose. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Bitcoin Versus Gold Revisited

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-08-02 08:56:31:000

Back in late 2016, I wrote a piece for Seeking Alpha entitled, Bitcoin Might Be A Better Investment Than Gold . At the time, the price of gold was trading at $1172.80 per ounce, and Bitcoin was at $741.25. In that piece I wrote, "I continue to believe that gold will struggle and Bitcoin will … read more...

Junior Gold Explorers Index Near Its 2016 Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 12:24:11:000

Last month I introduced an index made of junior gold explorers . A lot has happened since in the gold sector, and I thought an update of the index may be instructive for those like me who are investing in this high-risk/high-reward sector. Since early June, gold has lost $75 from $1,298 to … read more...

Junior Gold Explorers Index Near Its 2016 Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 12:24:11:000

Last month I introduced an index made of junior gold explorers . A lot has happened since in the gold sector, and I thought an update of the index may be instructive for those like me who are investing in this high-risk/high-reward sector. Since early June, gold has lost $75 from $1,298 to … read more...

Junior Gold Explorers Index Near Its 2016 Low

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-30 12:24:11:000

Last month I introduced an index made of junior gold explorers . A lot has happened since in the gold sector, and I thought an update of the index may be instructive for those like me who are investing in this high-risk/high-reward sector. Since early June, gold has lost $75 from $1,298 to … read more...

Gold Shorts Near Record!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-28 06:29:09:000

Gold continues to drift near summer-doldrums lows, feeding and intensifying bearish sentiment. But an exceedingly-bullish event just happened which will ignite a major new upleg. Speculators gold-futures short positions have soared near all-time record highs! That means the recent heav… read more...

Gold Shorts Near Record!

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-28 06:29:09:000

Gold continues to drift near summer-doldrums lows, feeding and intensifying bearish sentiment. But an exceedingly-bullish event just happened which will ignite a major new upleg. Speculators gold-futures short positions have soared near all-time record highs! That means the recent heav… read more...

Gold Sits Near Its Low In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 06:00:00:000

The gold bull that had been in place since the December 2015 low at $1046.20 per ounce has stalled. Gold moved to lows in anticipation of the Federal Reserve's first interest rate hike in nine years and liftoff from zero on the Fed Funds rate. In 2016, the lows for the yellow metal occurred … read more...

Gold Sits Near Its Low In 2018

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-26 06:00:00:000

The gold bull that had been in place since the December 2015 low at $1046.20 per ounce has stalled. Gold moved to lows in anticipation of the Federal Reserve's first interest rate hike in nine years and liftoff from zero on the Fed Funds rate. In 2016, the lows for the yellow metal occurred … read more...

Gold Weekly: Feels Like The Endless Summer?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-25 09:23:42:000

Source: Pinterest Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF (NYSEARCA: BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the … read more...

Gold And Silver Futures Action Turning Positive

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-22 09:48:00:000

After a brutal few weeks in precious metals, you'd expect trend-following speculators to be heading for the exits. And the most recent gold and silver futures action - aka the commitment of traders ((COT)) report - shows exactly that. Which is good news. In gold, speculators - who tend to be… read more...

Gold And Silver Futures Action Turning Positive

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-22 09:48:00:000

After a brutal few weeks in precious metals, you'd expect trend-following speculators to be heading for the exits. And the most recent gold and silver futures action - aka the commitment of traders ((COT)) report - shows exactly that. Which is good news. In gold, speculators - who tend to be… read more...

Gold And Silver Futures Action Turning Positive

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-22 09:48:00:000

After a brutal few weeks in precious metals, you'd expect trend-following speculators to be heading for the exits. And the most recent gold and silver futures action - aka the commitment of traders ((COT)) report - shows exactly that. Which is good news. In gold, speculators - who tend to be… read more...

Never Before Seen Charts: Gold Mining Industry's Costs Are Higher Than Market Realizes

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-21 12:55:35:000

New information suggests that the cost to produce gold is much higher than what the market realizes. As the cost to produce gold has skyrocketed over the past two decades, the mining industry has hidden certain costs by placing them in their capital expenditures. This has lowered their "Cost o… read more...

Something Really Weird Is Happening In Gold Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 10:32:04:000

Well this is something new! From market open on July 17 th at 9:30am until 40 minutes later at 10:10am, over 76 million shares of the triple leveraged gold miners bull fund ( NUGT ) changed hands. Overall, 82,352,896 shares were traded, most of it within those 40 minutes. At an average price … read more...

Something Really Weird Is Happening In Gold Mining Stocks

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-19 10:32:04:000

Well this is something new! From market open on July 17 th at 9:30am until 40 minutes later at 10:10am, over 76 million shares of the triple leveraged gold miners bull fund ( NUGT ) changed hands. Overall, 82,352,896 shares were traded, most of it within those 40 minutes. At an average price … read more...

Gold Is Teetering On The Brink - Big Move Could Be On The Horizon

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-18 06:00:00:000

I began my trading career as a commodities options trader in the precious metals department at what was one of the world's leading bullion dealers in the 1980s. After graduating college in 1981, I worked at Philipp Brothers, a merchant in the world of raw materials. In 1981, at the start of … read more...

Gold slumps to lowest in a year after upbeat Powell testimony

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-17 14:22:14:000

Gold futures fall to another one-year low as the U.S. dollar rose following testimony from Fed Chairman Powell that supported continued gradual increases in interest rates. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares… read more...

Gold-Stock Summer Lows

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-14 01:06:43:000

The gold miners stocks have been drifting sideways to lower like usual in their summer doldrums. They are likely near their major seasonal lows ahead of a strong autumn rally, a great buying opportunity. Gold rebounding higher will be the primary driver fueling the gold-stock advance, … read more...

Gold-Stock Summer Lows

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-14 01:06:43:000

The gold miners stocks have been drifting sideways to lower like usual in their summer doldrums. They are likely near their major seasonal lows ahead of a strong autumn rally, a great buying opportunity. Gold rebounding higher will be the primary driver fueling the gold-stock advance, … read more...

Gold-Stock Summer Lows

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-14 01:06:43:000

The gold miners stocks have been drifting sideways to lower like usual in their summer doldrums. They are likely near their major seasonal lows ahead of a strong autumn rally, a great buying opportunity. Gold rebounding higher will be the primary driver fueling the gold-stock advance, … read more...

Gold continues to drift lower, failing to find safe-haven support

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-13 17:09:04:000

Gold prices marked their lowest settlement in nearly a year , with the yellow metal failing to find safe-haven support despite rising trade tensions that have spread across global markets. More news on: VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, V… read more...

Did Gold Find A Very Significant Bottom?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-13 06:30:00:000

Gold had been making higher lows since December 2015 when the price fell to the lowest level since February 2010 at $1046.20 per ounce. The low during the final month of 2015 was only $1 above the 2010 bottom when the yellow metal was on its way to its all-time nominal peak at $1920.70 per oun… read more...

South African monthly gold production falls most since February 2017

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 15:58:02:000

May gold production in South Africa, once the worlds biggest producer of the metal, fell for the eighth straight month and by the most since February 2017, the government says. More news on: Gold Fields Limited, Sibanye-Stillwater, Harmony Gold Mining Company Limited, Commodities… read more...

Gold Price Framework Vol. 2: The Energy Side Of The Equation - Part II

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-12 07:45:34:000

In this second part of our updated gold price framework we take a deep dive into the true energy exposure of gold mining companies. We find that gold miners are not just exposed to significant direct energy costs such as fuels and power; their indirect energy exposure is even larger. Our botto… read more...

Gold Selling Exhausting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-07 05:06:40:000

Gold has been afflicted by relentless selling over the past few weeks or so, forcing it to major lows. While summer-doldrums weakness is typical, golds recent drop is on the large side even for this time of the year. It was fueled by truly extreme short selling by gold-futures speculat… read more...

Gold Selling Exhausting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-07 05:06:40:000

Gold has been afflicted by relentless selling over the past few weeks or so, forcing it to major lows. While summer-doldrums weakness is typical, golds recent drop is on the large side even for this time of the year. It was fueled by truly extreme short selling by gold-futures speculat… read more...

Gold Selling Exhausting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-07 05:06:40:000

Gold has been afflicted by relentless selling over the past few weeks or so, forcing it to major lows. While summer-doldrums weakness is typical, golds recent drop is on the large side even for this time of the year. It was fueled by truly extreme short selling by gold-futures speculat… read more...

Gold Selling Exhausting

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-07 05:06:40:000

Gold has been afflicted by relentless selling over the past few weeks or so, forcing it to major lows. While summer-doldrums weakness is typical, golds recent drop is on the large side even for this time of the year. It was fueled by truly extreme short selling by gold-futures speculat… read more...

The End Of Quantitative Easing And Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 20:26:46:000

June was hot for the central banks. The Federal Reserve lifted the federal funds rate for the second time this year, while the European Central Bank announced that it would end its bond purchase program by the end of 2018. It would mean another step towards normalization of the crisis-era mone… read more...

The End Of Quantitative Easing And Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 20:26:46:000

June was hot for the central banks. The Federal Reserve lifted the federal funds rate for the second time this year, while the European Central Bank announced that it would end its bond purchase program by the end of 2018. It would mean another step towards normalization of the crisis-era mone… read more...

The End Of Quantitative Easing And Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 20:26:46:000

June was hot for the central banks. The Federal Reserve lifted the federal funds rate for the second time this year, while the European Central Bank announced that it would end its bond purchase program by the end of 2018. It would mean another step towards normalization of the crisis-era mone… read more...

The End Of Quantitative Easing And Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-06 20:26:46:000

June was hot for the central banks. The Federal Reserve lifted the federal funds rate for the second time this year, while the European Central Bank announced that it would end its bond purchase program by the end of 2018. It would mean another step towards normalization of the crisis-era mone… read more...

Metals maintain their slump; copper hits lowest in nearly a year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 18:41:59:000

Copper continues its recent slide, with Comex copper for September delivery settling -0.7% at $2.944/lb. to its lowest level since July 2017 , as manufacturing activity in both China and the eurozone appears to have slowed in June, raising concerns over the effect of the intensifying trad… read more...

Metals maintain their slump; copper hits lowest in nearly a year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 18:41:59:000

Copper continues its recent slide, with Comex copper for September delivery settling -0.7% at $2.944/lb. to its lowest level since July 2017 , as manufacturing activity in both China and the eurozone appears to have slowed in June, raising concerns over the effect of the intensifying trad… read more...

Metals maintain their slump; copper hits lowest in nearly a year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-07-02 18:41:59:000

Copper continues its recent slide, with Comex copper for September delivery settling -0.7% at $2.944/lb. to its lowest level since July 2017 , as manufacturing activity in both China and the eurozone appears to have slowed in June, raising concerns over the effect of the intensifying trad… read more...

Gold Continues To Melt

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-28 17:27:32:000

Gold has a long history as an asset that thrives during periods of fear and uncertainty in markets. The yellow metal is a barometer for inflationary pressures, but it is also the longest-standing currency or means of exchange in the world. Since the first human laid eyes on the shiny metal a… read more...

Gold Continues To Melt

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-28 17:27:32:000

Gold has a long history as an asset that thrives during periods of fear and uncertainty in markets. The yellow metal is a barometer for inflationary pressures, but it is also the longest-standing currency or means of exchange in the world. Since the first human laid eyes on the shiny metal a… read more...

Gold Continues To Melt

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-28 17:27:32:000

Gold has a long history as an asset that thrives during periods of fear and uncertainty in markets. The yellow metal is a barometer for inflationary pressures, but it is also the longest-standing currency or means of exchange in the world. Since the first human laid eyes on the shiny metal a… read more...

Gold Approaches Critical Support

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 10:28:25:000

By Christ opher Aaron For the week in sum (6/18/2018 - 6/22/2018), gold finished lower by 0.6% or $8 to close at $1,271 as of the final trade on the New York COMEX futures market on Friday afternoon. Failed Support Turns to Resistance The power of the principle: failed suppor… read more...

Gold Approaches Critical Support

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-26 10:28:25:000

By Christ opher Aaron For the week in sum (6/18/2018 - 6/22/2018), gold finished lower by 0.6% or $8 to close at $1,271 as of the final trade on the New York COMEX futures market on Friday afternoon. Failed Support Turns to Resistance The power of the principle: failed suppor… read more...

Gold Weekly: Ready For Takeoff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-25 18:44:48:000

Source: Pinterest. Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market through the GraniteShares Gold Trust ETF ( BAR ). To do so, I analyse the recent changes in speculative positions on the Comex (based on the CFTC ) and … read more...

Cheap Gold Stocks Basing 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-23 00:33:24:000

The gold miners stocks are drifting listlessly in the summer doldrums, largely forgotten by investors and speculators. They are missing a fantastic opportunity to buy low in this barren sentiment wasteland when no one else wants to. The gold stocks remain exceedingly cheap relative to … read more...

Cheap Gold Stocks Basing 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-23 00:33:24:000

The gold miners stocks are drifting listlessly in the summer doldrums, largely forgotten by investors and speculators. They are missing a fantastic opportunity to buy low in this barren sentiment wasteland when no one else wants to. The gold stocks remain exceedingly cheap relative to … read more...

Cheap Gold Stocks Basing 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-23 00:33:24:000

The gold miners stocks are drifting listlessly in the summer doldrums, largely forgotten by investors and speculators. They are missing a fantastic opportunity to buy low in this barren sentiment wasteland when no one else wants to. The gold stocks remain exceedingly cheap relative to … read more...

Canadian gold mining stocks may be ready to bounce back, analysts say

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-21 12:59:55:000

Beaten-down Canadian gold miners may be posed for a turnaround in 2019 as healthier cash flows lead to more spending on exploration and development as well as more attractive dividends, some analysts say. More news on: Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd., Endeavour Mining… read more...

Canadian gold mining stocks may be ready to bounce back, analysts say

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-21 12:59:55:000

Beaten-down Canadian gold miners may be posed for a turnaround in 2019 as healthier cash flows lead to more spending on exploration and development as well as more attractive dividends, some analysts say. More news on: Agnico Eagle Mines Limited, Kirkland Lake Gold Ltd., Endeavour Mining… read more...

Gold slides to fresh 2018 low amid dollar strength

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-20 14:36:02:000

Gold futures settle at a six-month low amid a strengthening U.S. dollar, offsetting demand for gold bullion amid escalating trade tensions between China and the U.S. that normally should attract safe-haven investors. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Dire… read more...

Gold futures tumble to 2018 low on trade worries, higher dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 17:58:07:000

Gold prices fell to their lowest level of the year and copper prices tumbled as investors reacted to tariffs between the U.S. China as well as a selloff in oil , as Comex gold for August delivery settled -2.3% to $1,278.50/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Cor… read more...

Gold futures tumble to 2018 low on trade worries, higher dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 17:58:07:000

Gold prices fell to their lowest level of the year and copper prices tumbled as investors reacted to tariffs between the U.S. China as well as a selloff in oil , as Comex gold for August delivery settled -2.3% to $1,278.50/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Cor… read more...

Gold futures tumble to 2018 low on trade worries, higher dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 17:58:07:000

Gold prices fell to their lowest level of the year and copper prices tumbled as investors reacted to tariffs between the U.S. China as well as a selloff in oil , as Comex gold for August delivery settled -2.3% to $1,278.50/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Cor… read more...

Gold futures tumble to 2018 low on trade worries, higher dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 17:58:07:000

Gold prices fell to their lowest level of the year and copper prices tumbled as investors reacted to tariffs between the U.S. China as well as a selloff in oil , as Comex gold for August delivery settled -2.3% to $1,278.50/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Cor… read more...

Gold futures tumble to 2018 low on trade worries, higher dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 17:58:07:000

Gold prices fell to their lowest level of the year and copper prices tumbled as investors reacted to tariffs between the U.S. China as well as a selloff in oil , as Comex gold for August delivery settled -2.3% to $1,278.50/oz. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Cor… read more...

Dr. Keith Barron: World Is Facing Peak Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 05:24:43:000

By FS Staff Listen to this podcast on our site by clicking here or subscribe on iTunes here . Though gold is up for the year, it still seems to be bumping up against resistance at the $1350-1380 level. This time on Financial Sense , we spoke with well-known mining geologist… read more...

Dr. Keith Barron: World Is Facing Peak Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 05:24:43:000

By FS Staff Listen to this podcast on our site by clicking here or subscribe on iTunes here . Though gold is up for the year, it still seems to be bumping up against resistance at the $1350-1380 level. This time on Financial Sense , we spoke with well-known mining geologist… read more...

Dr. Keith Barron: World Is Facing Peak Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 05:24:43:000

By FS Staff Listen to this podcast on our site by clicking here or subscribe on iTunes here . Though gold is up for the year, it still seems to be bumping up against resistance at the $1350-1380 level. This time on Financial Sense , we spoke with well-known mining geologist… read more...

Dr. Keith Barron: World Is Facing Peak Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 05:24:43:000

By FS Staff Listen to this podcast on our site by clicking here or subscribe on iTunes here . Though gold is up for the year, it still seems to be bumping up against resistance at the $1350-1380 level. This time on Financial Sense , we spoke with well-known mining geologist… read more...

Dr. Keith Barron: World Is Facing Peak Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-15 05:24:43:000

By FS Staff Listen to this podcast on our site by clicking here or subscribe on iTunes here . Though gold is up for the year, it still seems to be bumping up against resistance at the $1350-1380 level. This time on Financial Sense , we spoke with well-known mining geologist… read more...

4 Factors That Could Lift The Price Of Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-13 06:00:00:000

So far, 2018 has been a year of consolidation in the gold market. After two consecutive years of higher lows that began with a bottom at $1046.20 per ounce in December 2015, the price action in gold has gone to sleep over recent weeks and is flatlining around the $1300 per ounce level. Sou… read more...

4 Factors That Could Lift The Price Of Gold

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-13 06:00:00:000

So far, 2018 has been a year of consolidation in the gold market. After two consecutive years of higher lows that began with a bottom at $1046.20 per ounce in December 2015, the price action in gold has gone to sleep over recent weeks and is flatlining around the $1300 per ounce level. Sou… read more...

Why Harry Dent's $400 Forecast For Gold Is Wrong... Price Is Heading Up Much Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-13 03:35:41:000

Harry Dent has been making the rounds suggesting that for gold to get back to its pre-bubble price, it would need to fall to $400 or $450. If we were to believe Mr. Dent, then it would be bad news for gold investors. However, Harry Dent's gold price forecast is quite faulty because he fails to… read more...

Why Harry Dent's $400 Forecast For Gold Is Wrong... Price Is Heading Up Much Higher

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-13 03:35:41:000

Harry Dent has been making the rounds suggesting that for gold to get back to its pre-bubble price, it would need to fall to $400 or $450. If we were to believe Mr. Dent, then it would be bad news for gold investors. However, Harry Dent's gold price forecast is quite faulty because he fails to… read more...

'Bring It On...' - Eric Sprott On The FOMC Rate Hike - (Weekly Wrap-Up, June 8, 2018)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-12 04:43:32:000

By Craig Hemke Another week behind us, and Eric Sprott returns from the field to help us interpret it. In this edition of the wrap-up, you'll hear: The macro fundamentals moving people towards gold. What you should pay attention to in the mining sector (hint: it's not the news releas… read more...

Gold Is The Monkey In The Middle

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-11 06:15:00:000

Gold has gone to sleep since the middle of May. The yellow metal fell victim to the rise in the U.S. dollar and the prospects for rising interest rates. When I was a kid growing up in Brooklyn, New York, we played a game called the monkey in the middle. A group of children formed a circle, a… read more...

Gold Summer Doldrums 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-09 06:32:10:000

Early summer is the weakest time of the year seasonally for gold, silver, and their miners stocks. With traders attention diverted to vacations and summer fun, their precious metals interest and investment demand wane considerably. Thus, this entire sector, and often the market… read more...

Gold Summer Doldrums 2

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-09 06:32:10:000

Early summer is the weakest time of the year seasonally for gold, silver, and their miners stocks. With traders attention diverted to vacations and summer fun, their precious metals interest and investment demand wane considerably. Thus, this entire sector, and often the market… read more...

Conviction Trade - Long GDX

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-05 14:44:10:000

One of the key drivers of gold mining stocks ( GDX ), a weaker dollar, has been under pressure from traders unwinding record short positions. Gold mining stocks did not suffer and only failed to break out. At this point it looks like gold miners are trying again to gain some ground, this time … read more...

Conviction Trade - Long GDX

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-05 14:44:10:000

One of the key drivers of gold mining stocks ( GDX ), a weaker dollar, has been under pressure from traders unwinding record short positions. Gold mining stocks did not suffer and only failed to break out. At this point it looks like gold miners are trying again to gain some ground, this time … read more...

Conviction Trade - Long GDX

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-05 14:44:10:000

One of the key drivers of gold mining stocks ( GDX ), a weaker dollar, has been under pressure from traders unwinding record short positions. Gold mining stocks did not suffer and only failed to break out. At this point it looks like gold miners are trying again to gain some ground, this time … read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

Gold: Dead Cat Bounce Or A Trip To The Top Of The Range?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-06-01 06:23:00:000

Gold had been the strongest precious metal for much of 2018 as the price of the yellow metal kept threatening to move above the level of critical resistance at the July 2016 peak of $1377.50 per ounce. In January, the price got to a high of $1365.40, and after a correction, it was back at $136… read more...

How Gold Could Surge 26.9% By Year End (Avi Gilburt)

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-31 14:51:50:000

The story behind the interview: Avi Gilburt is an expert at Elliott Wave analysis who has been bullish on gold since the most recent lows in 2015. While Elliott Wave may be misunderstood by many, Avi has the experience and success to speak to its merits. What is his Elliott Wave analys… read more...

The Dollar Reflects Rate Hikes

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-31 06:00:00:000

The U.S. dollar is the reserve currency of the world and the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities prices. A stronger dollar tends to weigh on the raw materials sector, while a weak greenback often propels prices to the upside. The dollar index reached the highest level since 2002… read more...

Mining Stocks Are Historically Undervalued

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 07:26:16:000

The mining stocks are more undervalued relative to the S&P 500 than at any time since 2005: The mining stocks, especially the juniors, are more undervalued relative to the price of gold than at any time in the last 18 years, except late 2000 and December 2015. The poor sentiment and the … read more...

Mining Stocks Are Historically Undervalued

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-30 07:26:16:000

The mining stocks are more undervalued relative to the S&P 500 than at any time since 2005: The mining stocks, especially the juniors, are more undervalued relative to the price of gold than at any time in the last 18 years, except late 2000 and December 2015. The poor sentiment and the … read more...

Gold Falls And Sits At The $1,300 Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 06:30:00:000

In 2016, gold traded at its lowest level for the year on the first session in early January. The price traded at a low of $1061 on that day and never looked back closing the year at the $1152 per ounce level. In 2017, we witnessed the same type of price action with gold trading at a low of $11… read more...

Gold Falls And Sits At The $1,300 Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 06:30:00:000

In 2016, gold traded at its lowest level for the year on the first session in early January. The price traded at a low of $1061 on that day and never looked back closing the year at the $1152 per ounce level. In 2017, we witnessed the same type of price action with gold trading at a low of $11… read more...

Gold Falls And Sits At The $1,300 Level

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-29 06:30:00:000

In 2016, gold traded at its lowest level for the year on the first session in early January. The price traded at a low of $1061 on that day and never looked back closing the year at the $1152 per ounce level. In 2017, we witnessed the same type of price action with gold trading at a low of $11… read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

The Dollar Approaches A Breakout

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-25 06:00:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world. More than any other foreign exchange instrument, the dollar is the currency of choice when it comes to reserves for governments around the globe. The long history of political stability for the world's wealthiest nation makes the dollar stand … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Gold Miners' Q1'18 Fundamentals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-19 00:11:22:000

The major gold miners stocks are still largely grinding sideways, mired in a bearish sentiment wasteland. Traders tend to assume low stock prices must be righteous, reflecting weak fundamentals rather than poor psychology. But once a quarter earnings seasons bright fundamental … read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

Why Sanctions Are Bullish For Gold And Digital Currencies

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-18 06:00:00:000

When we think of money, we tend to become nationalistic. If we live in the United States, or many other countries around the world, the dollar is legal tender and a means of exchange for goods and services in our everyday lives. Europeans look towards the euro, and in the U.K., it is the pound… read more...

All major gold deposits have been discovered, Goldcorp chairman says

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 13:14:53:000

Goldcorp ( GG -0.1% )Chairman Ian Telfer is the latest industry exec to predict the world has reached peak gold , saying that mine production will continue to decline because all the major deposits have been discovered. More news on: Goldcorp Inc., Barrick Gold Cor… read more...

All major gold deposits have been discovered, Goldcorp chairman says

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 13:14:53:000

Goldcorp ( GG -0.1% )Chairman Ian Telfer is the latest industry exec to predict the world has reached peak gold , saying that mine production will continue to decline because all the major deposits have been discovered. More news on: Goldcorp Inc., Barrick Gold Cor… read more...

All major gold deposits have been discovered, Goldcorp chairman says

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 13:14:53:000

Goldcorp ( GG -0.1% )Chairman Ian Telfer is the latest industry exec to predict the world has reached peak gold , saying that mine production will continue to decline because all the major deposits have been discovered. More news on: Goldcorp Inc., Barrick Gold Cor… read more...

All major gold deposits have been discovered, Goldcorp chairman says

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 13:14:53:000

Goldcorp ( GG -0.1% )Chairman Ian Telfer is the latest industry exec to predict the world has reached peak gold , saying that mine production will continue to decline because all the major deposits have been discovered. More news on: Goldcorp Inc., Barrick Gold Cor… read more...

All major gold deposits have been discovered, Goldcorp chairman says

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 13:14:53:000

Goldcorp ( GG -0.1% )Chairman Ian Telfer is the latest industry exec to predict the world has reached peak gold , saying that mine production will continue to decline because all the major deposits have been discovered. More news on: Goldcorp Inc., Barrick Gold Cor… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold Hits A Bearish Wall

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-16 06:15:00:000

Gold is both a commodity and a financial asset. The yellow metal is rare and has a long history as a store of wealth. All commodities have individual supply and demand fundamentals, but gold is a bit different than other metals. Over the course of history, the total production of gold is aroun… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Gold drops to lowest settlement of the year

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 14:31:06:000

Gold futures fell to their lowest settlement of the year , with June Comex gold -2.1% or $27.90/oz. to $1,290.30/oz. as today's spike in U.S. Treasury yields chase investors away from the yellow metal. More news on: Barrick Gold Corporation, Newmont Mining Corporation (Holding Company),… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Inflation: The Spark To Light The Flame In Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 11:06:34:000

Editor's note: Seeking Alpha is proud to welcome Asset Strategies International as a new contributor. It's easy to become a Seeking Alpha contributor and earn money for your best investment ideas. Active contributors also get free access to the SA PRO archive. Click here to find out more &#xB… read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Gold tumbles below 200-day MA as 10-year Treasury yield pierces 3%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-15 09:13:39:000

Gold prices plunge to YTD lows following economic reports on retail sales and manufacturing, adding to pressure from climbing rates in the benchmark 10-year Treasury. More news on: SPDR Gold Trust ETF, VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares ETF, … read more...

Commodities - Is The Fed Willing To Fall Behind The Inflationary Curve?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-14 06:20:00:000

The prices of many commodities found bottoms in late 2015 and early 2016, just around the time that the U.S. central bank began to increase the short-term Fed Funds rate from zero percent. In response to the global financial meltdown that was the result of a housing and mortgage-backed securit… read more...

Commodities - Is The Fed Willing To Fall Behind The Inflationary Curve?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-14 06:20:00:000

The prices of many commodities found bottoms in late 2015 and early 2016, just around the time that the U.S. central bank began to increase the short-term Fed Funds rate from zero percent. In response to the global financial meltdown that was the result of a housing and mortgage-backed securit… read more...

Commodities - Is The Fed Willing To Fall Behind The Inflationary Curve?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-14 06:20:00:000

The prices of many commodities found bottoms in late 2015 and early 2016, just around the time that the U.S. central bank began to increase the short-term Fed Funds rate from zero percent. In response to the global financial meltdown that was the result of a housing and mortgage-backed securit… read more...

Is The Dollar Peaking?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:15:00:000

The U.S. dollar is the world's reserve currency, and it is the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. Raw materials come from areas of the world where energy, ores, and minerals exist in the crust of the earth or where climate supports the cultivation of crops. While production is a… read more...

Is The Dollar Peaking?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:15:00:000

The U.S. dollar is the world's reserve currency, and it is the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. Raw materials come from areas of the world where energy, ores, and minerals exist in the crust of the earth or where climate supports the cultivation of crops. While production is a… read more...

Is The Dollar Peaking?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:15:00:000

The U.S. dollar is the world's reserve currency, and it is the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. Raw materials come from areas of the world where energy, ores, and minerals exist in the crust of the earth or where climate supports the cultivation of crops. While production is a… read more...

An Update On The Platinum-Gold Spread

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:00:00:000

Value is often a subjective concept. What is cheap to one person may be expensive to another. In the world of commodities, if the price of a raw material market declines, it does not necessarily mean it is cheap. If the price moves to the upside, in some cases, it could become cheaper than it … read more...

An Update On The Platinum-Gold Spread

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:00:00:000

Value is often a subjective concept. What is cheap to one person may be expensive to another. In the world of commodities, if the price of a raw material market declines, it does not necessarily mean it is cheap. If the price moves to the upside, in some cases, it could become cheaper than it … read more...

An Update On The Platinum-Gold Spread

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-10 06:00:00:000

Value is often a subjective concept. What is cheap to one person may be expensive to another. In the world of commodities, if the price of a raw material market declines, it does not necessarily mean it is cheap. If the price moves to the upside, in some cases, it could become cheaper than it … read more...

An Opportunity In U.S. Steel

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 07:00:00:000

Steel is a ferrous metal that is one of the most significant building blocks for infrastructure around the world. Iron ore is the primary ingredient in the production of steel, and we have witnessed lots of price volatility in the iron ore market over recent years. The price of steel has a h… read more...

An Opportunity In U.S. Steel

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 07:00:00:000

Steel is a ferrous metal that is one of the most significant building blocks for infrastructure around the world. Iron ore is the primary ingredient in the production of steel, and we have witnessed lots of price volatility in the iron ore market over recent years. The price of steel has a h… read more...

An Opportunity In U.S. Steel

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-08 07:00:00:000

Steel is a ferrous metal that is one of the most significant building blocks for infrastructure around the world. Iron ore is the primary ingredient in the production of steel, and we have witnessed lots of price volatility in the iron ore market over recent years. The price of steel has a h… read more...

The Long Overdue Bounce In The Dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-07 06:30:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world and the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. As a commodities trader for almost four decades, the path of least resistance of the U.S. dollar has been a constant factor in my analysis when it comes to the overall direction of many ra… read more...

The Long Overdue Bounce In The Dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-07 06:30:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world and the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. As a commodities trader for almost four decades, the path of least resistance of the U.S. dollar has been a constant factor in my analysis when it comes to the overall direction of many ra… read more...

The Long Overdue Bounce In The Dollar

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-07 06:30:00:000

The dollar is the reserve currency of the world and the benchmark pricing mechanism for most commodities. As a commodities trader for almost four decades, the path of least resistance of the U.S. dollar has been a constant factor in my analysis when it comes to the overall direction of many ra… read more...

Will June Be A Major Low For Gold?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-03 12:08:34:000

In February, I published a Seeking Alpha article that suggested gold would establish a major low in the May-June time frame. This still looks like a distinct possibility, based upon time cycle analysis and the timing of Federal Reserve interest rate hikes. In this article, I we look at a few… read more...

Will June Be A Major Low For Gold?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-05-03 12:08:34:000

In February, I published a Seeking Alpha article that suggested gold would establish a major low in the May-June time frame. This still looks like a distinct possibility, based upon time cycle analysis and the timing of Federal Reserve interest rate hikes. In this article, I we look at a few… read more...

GDX Weathers Stock Selloff

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-17 04:17:47:000

The gold miners' stocks weathered the recent stock market plunge really well. As evident in their leading [[GDX]] ETF, they were already beaten down before stock markets started falling. The resulting explosion of fear bled into GDX, forcing it even lower. Nevertheless, no major technical dama… read more...

Why I Own Gold And Gold Mining Companies - An Interview With Jayant Bandari

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:47:57:000

By Pater Tenebrarum Opportunities in the Junior Mining Sector Maurice Jackson of Proven and Probable has recently interviewed Jayant Bandari, the publisher of Capitalism and Morality and a frequent contributor to this site. The topics discussed include currencies, bitcoin, gold a… read more...

Why I Own Gold And Gold Mining Companies - An Interview With Jayant Bandari

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:47:57:000

By Pater Tenebrarum Opportunities in the Junior Mining Sector Maurice Jackson of Proven and Probable has recently interviewed Jayant Bandari, the publisher of Capitalism and Morality and a frequent contributor to this site. The topics discussed include currencies, bitcoin, gold a… read more...

Why I Own Gold And Gold Mining Companies - An Interview With Jayant Bandari

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:47:57:000

By Pater Tenebrarum Opportunities in the Junior Mining Sector Maurice Jackson of Proven and Probable has recently interviewed Jayant Bandari, the publisher of Capitalism and Morality and a frequent contributor to this site. The topics discussed include currencies, bitcoin, gold a… read more...

Gold Still Sending Mixed Signals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:30:00:000

The last article I commented on gold was in "Hope or Change" back in May of 2017. In it I argued that gold continued to fight between the 'hope of a return to a bull market', vs a 'confirmation of the change to the bear market' which started in 2011. Ok, so it doesn't really roll off the ton… read more...

Gold Still Sending Mixed Signals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:30:00:000

The last article I commented on gold was in "Hope or Change" back in May of 2017. In it I argued that gold continued to fight between the 'hope of a return to a bull market', vs a 'confirmation of the change to the bear market' which started in 2011. Ok, so it doesn't really roll off the ton… read more...

Gold Still Sending Mixed Signals

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-13 04:30:00:000

The last article I commented on gold was in "Hope or Change" back in May of 2017. In it I argued that gold continued to fight between the 'hope of a return to a bull market', vs a 'confirmation of the change to the bear market' which started in 2011. Ok, so it doesn't really roll off the ton… read more...

Gold And Gold Miners - More Questions Than Answers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 21:23:52:000

I Turned Bearish on Gold and Gold Miners Two Weeks Ago I published an article in Seeking Alpha two weeks ago titled Gold and Gold Miners Their Runs Are Over , in which I made a bearish call on gold's and gold miners' short-term direction and a bullish call on US… read more...

Gold And Gold Miners - More Questions Than Answers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 21:23:52:000

I Turned Bearish on Gold and Gold Miners Two Weeks Ago I published an article in Seeking Alpha two weeks ago titled Gold and Gold Miners Their Runs Are Over , in which I made a bearish call on gold's and gold miners' short-term direction and a bullish call on US… read more...

Gold And Gold Miners - More Questions Than Answers

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 21:23:52:000

I Turned Bearish on Gold and Gold Miners Two Weeks Ago I published an article in Seeking Alpha two weeks ago titled Gold and Gold Miners Their Runs Are Over , in which I made a bearish call on gold's and gold miners' short-term direction and a bullish call on US… read more...

The Stock Market - Dow And SPX - Could Easily Drop 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 02:23:39:000

Jim Rogers stated in an interview with Bloomberg that the next bear market will be worst in my lifetime, adding that he didnt know when that bear market would occur. The stock market has become insanely overvalued. Before last week, several market-top bells&#x20… read more...

The Stock Market - Dow And SPX - Could Easily Drop 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 02:23:39:000

Jim Rogers stated in an interview with Bloomberg that the next bear market will be worst in my lifetime, adding that he didnt know when that bear market would occur. The stock market has become insanely overvalued. Before last week, several market-top bells&#x20… read more...

The Stock Market - Dow And SPX - Could Easily Drop 50%

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-12 02:23:39:000

Jim Rogers stated in an interview with Bloomberg that the next bear market will be worst in my lifetime, adding that he didnt know when that bear market would occur. The stock market has become insanely overvalued. Before last week, several market-top bells&#x20… read more...

Precious Metals In A Risk-Off Environment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 06:15:00:000

Precious metals have just completed a three-peat on the downside and the upside. During December in 2015, 2016, and again in 2017 prices traded down to lows and turned higher. The bottoms created each year came as the U.S. Federal Reserve hiked the Fed funds rate by twenty-five basis points du… read more...

Precious Metals In A Risk-Off Environment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 06:15:00:000

Precious metals have just completed a three-peat on the downside and the upside. During December in 2015, 2016, and again in 2017 prices traded down to lows and turned higher. The bottoms created each year came as the U.S. Federal Reserve hiked the Fed funds rate by twenty-five basis points du… read more...

Precious Metals In A Risk-Off Environment

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-06 06:15:00:000

Precious metals have just completed a three-peat on the downside and the upside. During December in 2015, 2016, and again in 2017 prices traded down to lows and turned higher. The bottoms created each year came as the U.S. Federal Reserve hiked the Fed funds rate by twenty-five basis points du… read more...

Think The Economy Is Okay? Wait Until You See These 3 Charts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-05 00:42:17:000

There is something going on in the economy that no one is talking about. And it is making me uneasy. For the last decade, the worlds economies have piled on an insane amount of debt. Its not hard to see why this happened. Years of near zero interest rates even… read more...

Think The Economy Is Okay? Wait Until You See These 3 Charts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-05 00:42:17:000

There is something going on in the economy that no one is talking about. And it is making me uneasy. For the last decade, the worlds economies have piled on an insane amount of debt. Its not hard to see why this happened. Years of near zero interest rates even… read more...

Think The Economy Is Okay? Wait Until You See These 3 Charts

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-05 00:42:17:000

There is something going on in the economy that no one is talking about. And it is making me uneasy. For the last decade, the worlds economies have piled on an insane amount of debt. Its not hard to see why this happened. Years of near zero interest rates even… read more...

Gold Would Benefit From Infrastructure Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 14:59:27:000

As the gold price continues its three-week-old lateral consolidation, sentiment remains mixed between those who believe the dollar is long overdue a relief rally and those who see the dollars decline continuing apace. The former scenario would undoubtedly put downward pressure on the… read more...

Gold Would Benefit From Infrastructure Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 14:59:27:000

As the gold price continues its three-week-old lateral consolidation, sentiment remains mixed between those who believe the dollar is long overdue a relief rally and those who see the dollars decline continuing apace. The former scenario would undoubtedly put downward pressure on the… read more...

Gold Would Benefit From Infrastructure Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 14:59:27:000

As the gold price continues its three-week-old lateral consolidation, sentiment remains mixed between those who believe the dollar is long overdue a relief rally and those who see the dollars decline continuing apace. The former scenario would undoubtedly put downward pressure on the… read more...

Gold Would Benefit From Infrastructure Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 14:59:27:000

As the gold price continues its three-week-old lateral consolidation, sentiment remains mixed between those who believe the dollar is long overdue a relief rally and those who see the dollars decline continuing apace. The former scenario would undoubtedly put downward pressure on the… read more...

Gold Would Benefit From Infrastructure Spending

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-02-02 14:59:27:000

As the gold price continues its three-week-old lateral consolidation, sentiment remains mixed between those who believe the dollar is long overdue a relief rally and those who see the dollars decline continuing apace. The former scenario would undoubtedly put downward pressure on the… read more...

The Quiet Recovery Of The Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 12:32:23:000

Lost amid the fanfare for the impressive upside run in the equity market, gold and silver mining stocks have been staging their own quiet comeback. The PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU), which measures the performance of the best known of the U.S.-listed precious metal ((PM)) producers, has risen… read more...

The Quiet Recovery Of The Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 12:32:23:000

Lost amid the fanfare for the impressive upside run in the equity market, gold and silver mining stocks have been staging their own quiet comeback. The PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU), which measures the performance of the best known of the U.S.-listed precious metal ((PM)) producers, has risen… read more...

The Quiet Recovery Of The Gold Miners

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-29 12:32:23:000

Lost amid the fanfare for the impressive upside run in the equity market, gold and silver mining stocks have been staging their own quiet comeback. The PHLX Gold/Silver Index (XAU), which measures the performance of the best known of the U.S.-listed precious metal ((PM)) producers, has risen… read more...

Gold Upleg Breaking Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 01:21:41:000

Gold's strong upleg accelerated this week, powering to major new breakout highs. Speculators rushed to buy gold futures following surprising weak-dollar comments from the US Treasury Secretary, which hit the US dollar hard. That boosted gold to critical technical levels that should really inte… read more...

Gold Upleg Breaking Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 01:21:41:000

Gold's strong upleg accelerated this week, powering to major new breakout highs. Speculators rushed to buy gold futures following surprising weak-dollar comments from the US Treasury Secretary, which hit the US dollar hard. That boosted gold to critical technical levels that should really inte… read more...

Gold Upleg Breaking Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 01:21:41:000

Gold's strong upleg accelerated this week, powering to major new breakout highs. Speculators rushed to buy gold futures following surprising weak-dollar comments from the US Treasury Secretary, which hit the US dollar hard. That boosted gold to critical technical levels that should really inte… read more...

Gold Upleg Breaking Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 01:21:41:000

Gold's strong upleg accelerated this week, powering to major new breakout highs. Speculators rushed to buy gold futures following surprising weak-dollar comments from the US Treasury Secretary, which hit the US dollar hard. That boosted gold to critical technical levels that should really inte… read more...

Gold Upleg Breaking Out

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-27 01:21:41:000

Gold's strong upleg accelerated this week, powering to major new breakout highs. Speculators rushed to buy gold futures following surprising weak-dollar comments from the US Treasury Secretary, which hit the US dollar hard. That boosted gold to critical technical levels that should really inte… read more...

U.S. Steel Has Been A Beast

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-24 07:14:00:000

In the world of industrial commodities, steel is one of the most significant building blocks for infrastructure around the world. The primary ingredient in the production of the ferrous metal is iron ore, and the price of the commodity has recently risen and is holding above the $70 per ton le… read more...

U.S. Steel Has Been A Beast

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-24 07:14:00:000

In the world of industrial commodities, steel is one of the most significant building blocks for infrastructure around the world. The primary ingredient in the production of the ferrous metal is iron ore, and the price of the commodity has recently risen and is holding above the $70 per ton le… read more...

Horizon Kinetics Q4 2017 Portfolio Update

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-22 11:58:16:000

For the first time in quite a long while, clients have been asking about whether their portfolios contain any inflation beneficiaries, whether theres much leverage. Really, these questions are about practical, functional diversification (as opposed to what the mind recognizes as &#x201… read more...

Gold Mining Shares At Important Juncture

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-19 11:40:09:000

Whenever the price of a widely watched asset like gold is trending higher, financial writers invariably struggle to discover the rallys underlying cause. Theyll usually point to a provocative news headline or a dominant concern among investors, such as inflation or some milit… read more...

Macro Trend Changes For Gold In 2018 And Beyond

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-18 11:12:22:000

Note: The content below was originally presented at the Empire Club of Canada Investment Outlook Luncheon 2018. You can download a PDF of the presentation here , as well as view a video of the presentation here . I have always believed that the future price of gold is best unders… read more...

Gold Weekly: Too Late To Ride The Wave?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-16 13:49:48:000

Introduction Welcome to my Gold Weekly. In this report, I wish to discuss mainly my views about the gold market. To do so, I analyze the recent changes in net speculative positions on the COMEX (based on the CFTC statistics ) and ETF holdings (based on FastMarkets' estimates) and dr… read more...

Industrial Commodities Support Higher Gold Prices

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-16 06:17:24:000

After a strong start to the New Year, what some traders think is just a temporary short-covering rally gold will likely prove otherwise. As Ill argue here, the metal has enough support to continue in the coming weeks as well examine the factors underlying the rally which began … read more...

Is This The Long Awaited Gold Breakout - Or Just Another Paper Market Head Fake?

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-14 08:53:08:000

That was fun. Since mid-December gold has behaved like a tech stock, jumping from $1,240/oz to $1,337 and carrying a long list of gold mining stocks along for the ride. Now everybody's asking the same question: Is this finally the start of the long-overdue run at gold's (and silver's) 2011 r… read more...

Gold's Fairly-Odd Behavior

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-09 15:29:43:000

In previous SA articles , we demonstrated how gold correlates to the four big markets: the dollar, the USD/JPY ratio, Treasury rates, and inflation expectations ( TIP ). In this piece, we point out some discordant behavior in gold as it relates to three of these markets. Inflation Expectat… read more...

Gold Market Switches From A Surplus In 2016 To Deficit In 2017

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-09 05:16:13:000

The U.S. gold market suffered a net deficit this year compared to a small surplus in 2016. This was quite interesting because U.S. physical gold demand will be down considerably this year. In 2016, total U.S. gold demand was 212 metric tons versus an estimated 150 metric tons this year. The ma… read more...

Gold Mining Stocks Are About To Embark On A Huge Run

via: SeekingAlpha at 2018-01-08 04:04:22:000

For the record, I believe that gold stocks entered a bull market in January 2016. Technically this could be considered a resumption of the bull that began in 2000-2001, and 2011-2015 was just a cyclical bear within a secular bull. This interpretation isn't highly relevant, all that matters is … read more...

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2017-12-27 2018-01-04 2017-12-27 2016-02-04 Dividend income
2017-09-27 2017-10-05 2017-09-28 2016-02-04 Dividend income
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2015-11-13 3.0 1.0 3.0
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