How The Dollar Is Affecting Gold

From Sprott Money: The wild ride in gold continues. After what was shaping up to be a great week, the metal took a hit today just as Eric stopped by for a chat. On this edition of the Wrap-Up, he breaks down...
NYSE:UUP September 24, 2018 6:03am

How To Know When To Buy Gold

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From Sprott Money: While we wait for news on the 25% tariffs on $200bln or 40% of Chinese exports to the U.S.--and with the threat of the same on the remaining ~$300bln to follow--I want to outline the endgame for the dollar and the likely beginning of the explosive rally for Gold.
NYSE:IAU September 17, 2018 6:17am

Gold Smuggling Is On The Rise

From Sprott Money: We have known, really since the beginning of time, that India has a healthy gold smuggling crime racket. Now we learn that Japan, too, has gold smuggling operations and they are on the rise in light of rising taxes.
NYSE:IAU September 13, 2018 6:43am

What Metrics For Precious Metals Actually Matter?

From Sprott Money: Labor Day is upon us, and the long U.S. holiday weekend marks the traditional end of summer.
NYSE:IAU September 4, 2018 6:38am

The Market’s Obsession With Short-Term Profits (SPY)

From Nathan McDonald: The stock market, by and large, is a farce.
NYSE:SPY August 20, 2018 6:20am

How China Is Taking Control Of Gold From The COMEX (IAU)

From David Brady: The correlation between Gold and the USD/CNY exchange rate has become clear recently.
NYSE:IAU July 16, 2018 6:21am

Oil Prices Surge Amid Rising Tensions With Iran (USO)

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From Nathan McDonald: Oil prices are surging, and the scary thing is, we haven't seen anything yet.
NYSE:USO July 2, 2018 6:01am

Gold Appears At Berkshire Hathaway Shareholder Meeting (IAU)

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From Sprott Money: An annual highlight of the financial calendar is the Berkshire Hathaway shareholder meeting. The Berkshire meeting has evolved into a high holiday of American capitalism, uniting 40,000 crusading attendees with millions of global investors in collective celebration of the joys and rewards of investing.
NYSE:IAU May 29, 2018 6:06am

Cryptocurrencies Come Roaring Back, But For How Long? (BTC)

From Nathan McDonald: As predicted towards the end of last year, Cryptos have trended lower--much lower--throughout the first few months of 2018.
CURRENCY:BTC April 16, 2018 6:59am

As Gold Speculators Exit The Market, Conditions Finally Turn Bullish For Gold (GLD)

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From John Rubino: It took a lot longer than it should have, but gold futures traders have finally started behaving "normally."
NYSE:GLD December 12, 2017 6:35am

Why Gold Investors Should Be Watching The Dollar/Yen Ratio Very Closely (GLD)

From Sprott Money: For gold investors, the major thorn in our side continues to be the USDJPY so we need to discuss it again.
NYSE:GLD December 6, 2017 12:17pm

Why Gold’s Decline Could Be Bad News For Stocks

From Sprott Money: Gold and silver have been sold down pretty hard since April 18th. But the structure of the weekly Commitment of Traders report, which shows the long and short positions of the various trader classifications (banks, hedgers, hedge funds, other large investment funds, retail) had been flashing a short term sell signal for the last few weeks. The net short position of the Comex banks and the net long position of the hedge funds had reached relatively high levels.
NYSE:GLD May 10, 2017 7:15am

Canadian Banks Could Be In Deep Trouble

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From Peter Diekmeyer: The World Economic Forum consistently ranks Canada’s banks among the world’s safest. Competent regulators have overseen stress tests, tightened lending standards and delinquency rates are low.
NYSE:EWC March 23, 2017 6:15am

Recapping A Wild 2016 In Commodities

From Robert V. Villaflor: Now that we have two weeks of the New Year under our belts, we wanted to take a look back at 2016 and extend a hearty thank you to all our Sprott clients and Sprott’s Thoughts readers.
NYSE:DBC January 17, 2017 6:47am

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