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Watch Oil Closely in the New Year
  • Watch Oil Closely in the New Year

Watch Oil Closely in the New Year

By |December 29th, 2016|

Oil has been an incredibly interesting commodity to watch throughout the year 2016. For most of the year, the commodity was trading at crisis levels as the world worked to find a solution to the oil supply glut. However, more recently, we’ve seen strong gains in the commodity, pushing several stocks skyward and creating […]

Gold Heads Back up as Investors Bet on New Year Concerns
  • Gold Heads Back up as Investors Bet on New Year Concerns

Gold Heads Back up as Investors Bet on New Year Concerns

By |December 28th, 2016|

Gold has been an incredibly interesting asset to watch throughout the year. Early on, when the floor seemed to fall out of the Chinese market and the global market followed, gold climbed. However, starting in July, we saw declines as global economic conditions proved to improve. Now, gold is heading back up as investors […]

Gold’s 2016 Bull Market Moving Off Course
  • Gold’s 2016 Bull Market Moving Off Course

Gold’s 2016 Bull Market Moving Off Course

By |November 20th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

While we expected additional weakness in Gold and gold stocks (weeks ago) we did not quite expect the kind of selling the sector experienced in the wake of Donald Trump’s election victory. The market reacted by sending bond yields dramatically higher which resulted in stronger real interest rates, […]

Invest in Whiskey, It's Better Than Gold
  • Invest in Whiskey, It's Better Than Gold

Invest in Whiskey, It’s Better Than Gold

By |November 17th, 2016|

While it gathers dust on your shelf along with your other spirits, you may be surprised to learn that your whisky might also be gathering interest—significant interest at that. Scotch single malt whisky (as opposed to whiskey-with-an-e, which includes bourbon and blended malts) is gaining in popularity, which is leading to something of a […]

Will a Rising US Dollar Crush Gold’s Fledgling Bull?

By |October 23rd, 2016|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

Gold and gold stocks have stabilized after forming a short-term low and even held up well while the US$ index pushed to an 8-month high. Conventional wisdom would tell us with the US$ index nearing a major breakout, Gold and gold stocks would be vulnerable to further losses. […]

What the OPEC Deal Means for Oil Stocks
  • What the OPEC Deal Means for Oil Stocks

What the OPEC Deal Means for Oil Stocks

By |October 3rd, 2016|

For the first time since oil prices started plummeting in the summer of 2014, there’s a bit of certainty regarding where the industry is headed. Members of OPEC, the multi-nation oil cartel, has reached a tentative agreement to cut oil production in an effort to raise oil prices.

While this is bad news for commuters […]

Oil Price Rallies as OPEC Agrees to Cut Production
  • Oil Price Rallies as OPEC Agrees to Cut Production

Oil Price Rallies as OPEC Agrees to Cut Production

By |September 30th, 2016|

Back in 2010 it seemed like there was not enough oil to go around. Political and military conflicts in places such as Libya and Iraq were creating supply constraints for oil in the middle east. Many countries had to use up their stockpiles and some were even nearly depleted. The price of crude skyrocketed […]

Gold and Gold Stocks Corrective Action Continues Despite Dovish Federal Reserve
  • Gold and Gold Stocks Corrective Action Continues Despite Dovish Federal Reserve

Gold and Gold Stocks Corrective Action Continues Despite Dovish Federal Reserve

By |September 26th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

There were some hopes that a non-move by the Fed would end the current correction in precious metals and spark a move to new highs. Unfortunately, the Federal Reserve cannot override the supply and demand component of the market. Gold and gold stocks popped higher but less than […]

Gold Against Foreign Currencies Update
  • Gold Against Foreign Currencies Update

Gold Against Foreign Currencies Update

By |August 15th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

It is the dog days of summer. The metals are trading below their recent highs while the miners continue to be on the cusp of their next leg higher. In any event we remain bullish as we expect the next big move to be higher not lower. One […]

Gold Demand Remains Stable During Sector Weakness
  • Gold Demand Remains Stable During Sector Weakness

Gold Demand Remains Stable During Sector Weakness

By |July 24th, 2016|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

My favorite indicator for real time Gold demand is the amount of Gold in the GLD and its fluctuations over time. As we wrote in our book, the driving force for Gold is investment demand which is driven by changes in real interest rates. Western-based investment demand from […]