Market Implosion Inevitable

    Suddenly investors are panicked that inflation is taking over.  But what if they’re wrong? Well, that could be a costly mistake if they’re betting their portfolio’s future on it. Because there’s a strong case to be made that we’re now actually entering a period of dis-inflation, one that […]

Gold’s Behavior in Various Parallel Inflation Universes

The current high inflation could theoretically transform into hyperinflation, disinflation, stagflation, or deflation. What does each mean for gold? Inflation, inflation, inflation. We all know that prices have surged recently. And we all know that high inflation is likely to stay with us for a while, even if we assume […]

Powell Gave Congress Dovish Signs. Will It Help Gold?

Powell admits that inflation is well above the Fed’s target, but he still considers it transitory. Gold increased in response – only to fall again. Last week, Powell testified before Congress. On the one hand, Powell admitted in a way that inflation had reached a level higher than expected and […]

Is Cash Trash? Economic Analyst Lyn Alden Weighs In

      With global central banks printing trillions of new currency these days, the voices claiming that “Cash Is trash” appear to have a valid point.  Banks give us no return on cash savings. And inflation is swiftly eating away at its purchasing power.  So what is the future […]

The Fiat Free-For-All: Currency Creation vs. Gold and Silver Production

Jeff Clark, Senior Analyst,  JUN 28, 2021 Most headlines about the Fed’s open market committee (FOMC) announcement focused on the potential change in interest rates. What went largely ignored was that it will continue to purchase $120 billion in bonds every month. The central bank said it “might” raise […]

INFLATION SPIKES! How Will That Impact Your Wealth?

      Inflation just took a massive spike higher.  Just-released data shows core inflation has suddenly soared to levels not seen since the early 1990s.  High inflation is a wealth-killer. Draining the purchasing power of your income and savings, while crushing you under a rising cost of living.  How worried […]

Rising Cost Pressure – What Will Mr. Powell and Mr. Gold Do?

The latest IHS Markit Flash U.S. Composite PMI signals very fast economic expansion – but also strong inflationary pressure. Good news for gold, overall. On Friday, the recent IHS Markit Flash U.S. Composite PMI has been published . There are two pieces of news for gold – one good and […]

Commodities Boom Only In ‘Early Innings’

  This perspective on the markets is from our friend Adam Taggart at the newly-launched Wealthion channel; we hope you enjoy it.   Back in December, Saxo Bank’s Steen Jakobsen predicted a massive boom in commodity prices was dead ahead. Not many others shared that view back then. But, boy, […]

Sprott’s “Nature’s First Green is Silver”

BY Paul Wong | Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Gold Gains 3.60%, Silver Climbs 6.14% April provided precious metals markets redemption from a challenging first quarter, with gold finishing the month at $1,769.13 per ounce, rising 3.60%. Silver rose 6.14%, platinum climbed 1.34% and palladium gained 11.95%. Gold mining equities added […]

Gold Sings a “Hot N Cold” Song

Although spring has begun, we can still find ourselves in winter, or even summer. Gold may benefit from such a seasonal aberration. Oh, how wonderful, spring has finally started, hasn’t it? We have April, after all. Well, in calendar terms, it’s indeed spring, but economically it can be summer already […]

Will Powell Lull Gold Bulls to Sweet Sleep?

The Fed left its monetary policy unchanged. However, the lack of any action amid economic recovery is dovish – good news for gold. On Wednesday (Apr. 28), the FOMC has published its newest statement on monetary policy. The statement wasn’t significantly altered. The main change is that the Fed has […]

Will Euro and Gold Go Up With Pandemic Upturn in Euro Area?

The worst may already be behind the euro area’s economy. This bodes well – both the euro, as well as gold, can benefit from it. The Governing Council of the European Central Bank met last week, keeping its monetary policy unchanged. The inaction was widely expected – no surprises here. […]

Will a Fiscal Revolution Raise Gold to the Throne?

Revolution, baby! There is growing acceptance for an aggressive fiscal policy, which could be supportive for gold prices from the fundamental, long-term point of view. We live in turbulent times. The pandemic is still raging and will most likely have lost lasting effects on our society. But a revolution is […]

When silver spikes it’s explosive – and quick

By Jeff Clark, Senior Analyst,   We all know silver is a small market and therefore volatile. We also know it outperforms gold. And if you’ve participated in one of its spikes, you know the gains can be both quick and breathtaking. But what some investors may not be […]

“This Looks Like The Market Peak”

    Stocks, houses, commodities, Bitcoin – the price of nearly everything is up double digits vs last years pre-coronavirus highs.  Have the trillions in stimulus ushered in a new bull market in, well, everything? Or have they helped blow the biggest asset price bubble in history? Macro analyst Wolf […]

Want To Invest In Farmland? Here’s How

Adam Taggart,  MAR 26, 2021 Farmland is a “holy grail” asset class for many investors. It’s tangible, produces income, and has inherent underlying value — making it a great inflation hedge. It’s supply constrained. Mother Nature isn’t making any more of it… and in total, farm acreage around the […]

After The Fed Week – What’s Next? Part II

In the first part of this research article, we shared more detail related to the Excess Phase Peak technical pattern that is setting up in the NASDAQ and to highlight the validity of our Gann/Fibonacci Technical research which suggested a peak in the markets may set up sometime after April […]

The Stock Market Crash Prep Kit for Silver & Gold Investors

Jeff Clark, Senior Analyst,  MAR 17, 2021 When the topic of a stock market crash comes up, the #1 question we get from gold and silver investors is this: won’t gold and silver crash, too? And if so, should I sell my bullion now and rebuy after the crash? […]

Inflation Or Deflation? Here’s How It Will All End

Adam Taggart,  MAR 5, 2021 Our friend Adam Taggart interviews highly-respected market researcher Luke Gromen about the three massive threats facing the global economy at this unique period in history: 1. The first bursting global sovereign debt bubble in over 100 years… 2. The first time in 50+ years […]

How gold and silver could someday buy you a new house

  By Jeff Clark, Senior Analyst, It’s one of our most popular articles: how much gold and silver will I need to buy a vacation home?   We last looked at these ratios in the summer of 2019, so time for an update. As you know, gold and silver […]