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Gold’s Recent Behavior Shocks Traders

Gold’s Recent Behavior Shocks Traders

Mike Hammer June 3, 2019 Comments Off on Gold’s Recent Behavior Shocks Traders

Gold traders were left feeling schizophrenic over the weekend as gold broke up through 1300 on ongoing trade war concerns and recession fears.  Seems like no one is ever happy these days. Aggressive gold traders got caught calling

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Gold Rises As the Fed Ponders Rate Cut

Gold Rises As the Fed Ponders Rate Cut

Mike Hammer May 31, 2019 Comments Off on Gold Rises As the Fed Ponders Rate Cut

What a whacky world we live in.  Once upon a time, the Federal Reserve’s job was to make sure banks were stable institutions that people could trust.  And, to a lesser extent, to keep an eye

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Silver Pundits Turn Sharply Bullish

Silver Pundits Turn Sharply Bullish

Mike Hammer May 30, 2019 Comments Off on Silver Pundits Turn Sharply Bullish

As silver struggles to hold 14.40 (USD), more silver pundits swung sharply bullish this week. Maybe it’s the hangover from the holiday weekend.  Or more likely it’s because people like to buy when things look cheap,

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Rethinking the ‘Gold Standard’ of Today

Rethinking the ‘Gold Standard’ of Today

Mike Hammer May 29, 2019 Comments Off on Rethinking the ‘Gold Standard’ of Today

Some days you wake up and there’s just so much news you can’t process it all.  That’s how it felt this morning at Gold Enthusiast HQ.  As is so often the case, shuffling off to the coffee

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Gold Speculators Lower Bullish Bets

Gold Speculators Lower Bullish Bets

Mike Hammer May 28, 2019 Comments Off on Gold Speculators Lower Bullish Bets

Gold traders are always looking for signs telling whether the market is gaining or losing strength.  One of the key signals for the short-term is speculative positioning by short-term traders, and right now that signal isn’t

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Gold vs Bitcoin: Which One Is the Big Winner?

Gold vs Bitcoin: Which One Is the Big Winner?

Mike Hammer May 24, 2019 Comments Off on Gold vs Bitcoin: Which One Is the Big Winner?

The debate over gold vs Bitcoin rages on. We’ve talked about this before, maybe it’s time for an update. As you probably know Bitcoin fell off the cliff back in November (2018) and spent the first quarter

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Are Big Miners Giving Away Silver?

Are Big Miners Giving Away Silver?

Mike Hammer May 23, 2019 Comments Off on Are Big Miners Giving Away Silver?

With silver prices hovering at 14.40, a lot of investors are wondering if this is the bottom.  And many seasoned watchers are wondering if the current price is now below the cost of production. You would

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A Fast-Growing ETF You Should Know About

A Fast-Growing ETF You Should Know About

Mike Hammer May 22, 2019 Comments Off on A Fast-Growing ETF You Should Know About

There’s a young upstart in the gold ETF sector with a catchy name.  BAR is an unleveraged ETF based on gold, just like GLD. But BAR has a share price around 13 instead of 120.  Which

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A Look at China’s Economy From a Commodity Demand Perspective

A Look at China’s Economy From a Commodity Demand Perspective

Mike Hammer May 21, 2019 Comments Off on A Look at China’s Economy From a Commodity Demand Perspective

Silver fans despaired last week as international silver prices dropped below support at

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This Country Sold Another 15 Tonnes Of Gold

This Country Sold Another 15 Tonnes Of Gold

Mike Hammer May 20, 2019 Comments Off on This Country Sold Another 15 Tonnes Of Gold

Venezuela just can’t stay out of the news.  We last reported in late April that Venezuela sold $400 million of gold, somehow finding a way around sanctions imposed by the US and other countries. 

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