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Return Of The Gold Bear?
  • Return Of The Gold Bear?

Return Of The Gold Bear?

By |June 18th, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

It was exactly one month ago we discussed our posture as a “bearish Gold bull.”

The gold mining sector hit a historic low nearly 18 months ago but this new cycle has struggled to gain traction as metals prices have stagnated while the stock market and the US Dollar […]

Gold Miners Weak But Not Oversold
  • Gold Miners Weak But Not Oversold

Gold Miners Weak But Not Oversold

By |June 4th, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

If looking at Gold only in a vacuum, it looks good. Its uptrend since the start of the year remains intact and it has pushed above its 50 and 200-day moving averages. It closed the week at $1280/oz and could test $1300 next week. But looks can be […]

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?
  • Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

Is Peter Schiff Full of It?

By |June 3rd, 2017|

Short answer: mostly. But, to mix metaphors, a broken clock is still right twice a day.
Who is Peter Schiff?
If you don’t know who Peter Schiff is, feel free to stop here and continue your life blissfully ignorant of his place in the investing and macroeconomics landscape. If you must know, however, Peter Schiff […]

Gold Somewhat Ignores Dollar Weakness
  • Gold Somewhat Ignores Dollar Weakness

Gold Somewhat Ignores Dollar Weakness

By |May 21st, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

The precious metals complex rebounded as expected after becoming very oversold just a few weeks ago. The rebound has been aided by weakness in the US Dollar, which plunged roughly 2% over several days. However, upon further inspection Gold’s rebound has been entirely dollar-centric. Gold has remained weak […]

The Bearish Gold Bull
  • The Bearish Gold Bull

The Bearish Gold Bull

By |May 13th, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

The Bearish Gold Bull was the title of my presentation last weekend at the Metals Investor Forum in Vancouver, British Columbia. While the title could be ascribed to me personally for my recent tendency towards conservative and cautious views, it more importantly describes the current dichotomy in the […]

Gold Stocks & Silver Nearing Relief Rally

By |May 6th, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

The past few weeks have been rough for precious metals. Gold had climbed all the way to $1297/oz but the other parts of the sector (Silver and the gold stocks) failed to confirm the move. They have since fallen off a cliff. Over the past 14 days, GDX […]

5 Reasons I Favor Junior Exploration Companies
  • 5 Reasons I Favor Junior Exploration Companies

5 Reasons I Favor Junior Exploration Companies

By |April 22nd, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

I started following Gold and precious metals in 2002 and first invested in small cap and junior resource companies in 2005. Until recently I always focused on junior producers rather than junior explorers. Production stories were easier for me to understand. Towards the end of the 2008-2011 bull […]

Creating an Investment Landscape for Shariah Compliant Asset Managers
  • Creating an Investment Landscape for Shariah Compliant Asset Managers

Creating an Investment Landscape for Shariah Compliant Asset Managers

By |April 18th, 2017|

Shariah Compliance is ideal for those Asset Managers who are looking to attract Capital from a Global Community who believes in long-term growth
The Islamic community has been largely considering investing in financial products that comply with the Shariah law and has been on the lookout for Asset Managers that can put together ideal financial […]

Gold Price Reaches 5 Month High
  • Gold Price Reaches 5 Month High

Gold Price Reaches 5 Month High

By |April 13th, 2017|

James Rickards Suggests 10% of Portfolio in Gold
The price of gold sits at $1272 per ounce, the highest it has been since November 10th, 2016. June delivery for gold futures rose $3.90 to settle at $1278, after hitting almost $1282 earlier in the session. Geo-political pressures may fade but gold may be oversold on expectations […]

Bearish Reversal in Gold and Silver
  • Bearish Reversal in Gold and Silver

Bearish Reversal in Gold and Silver

By |April 8th, 2017|

The following post was originally published on TheDailyGold.com

Precious metals ended a quiet week with quite a reversal. Gold surged above its 200-day moving average for the first time since November, only to lose the gains and then close below the 200-day moving average. Silver was already trading above its 200-day moving average before it moved […]