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Will Silver Continue to Rise? [What to Watch]

Will Silver Continue to Rise? [What to Watch]

Mike Hammer August 8, 2019 Comments Off on Will Silver Continue to Rise? [What to Watch]

Silver exploded on Wednesday, with the benchmark SLV ETF opening 3.1% higher than the Tuesday close. It then peaked at 16.15 before falling back slightly to close at 15.97. The gap up on the

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The Surprising Reason Why Gold Keeps Rising

The Surprising Reason Why Gold Keeps Rising

Mike Hammer August 7, 2019 Comments Off on The Surprising Reason Why Gold Keeps Rising

Like the Energizer Bunny gold just seems to keep on going and going

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How the New CFTC Chair is Helping to Improve the Commodities Markets

How the New CFTC Chair is Helping to Improve the Commodities Markets

Mike Hammer August 6, 2019 Comments Off on How the New CFTC Chair is Helping to Improve the Commodities Markets

A little over two weeks ago the CFTC installed a new chair. Not the kind you sit in, but the person who runs the place. Dr Heath Tarbert comes to the CFTC with a strong background

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Gold Surges as China Devalues Its Currency

Gold Surges as China Devalues Its Currency

Mike Hammer August 5, 2019 Comments Off on Gold Surges as China Devalues Its Currency

Over the weekend, China devalued its currency, citing competition from other countries that have already done so. Many saw this as a warning about President Trump’s latest tack in the trade war, but there are

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Are We at Peak Gold? Apparently Not Yet [Details]

Are We at Peak Gold? Apparently Not Yet [Details]

Mike Hammer August 2, 2019 Comments Off on Are We at Peak Gold? Apparently Not Yet [Details]

It’s been a while since we talked about peak gold. Back then in December your sleepy Gold Enthusiast was pretty convinced that we weren’t quite at peak gold yet. Fast forward 7 months and it seems

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Gold and Silver Retreat After Yesterday’s Fed Announcement

Gold and Silver Retreat After Yesterday’s Fed Announcement

Mike Hammer August 1, 2019 Comments Off on Gold and Silver Retreat After Yesterday’s Fed Announcement

Everything was going so well yesterday, right up to THAT moment. Fed meeting minutes were released at 2 PM Eastern; very small market blip, everything seemed fine. Continue Reading At The Gold Enthusiast

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Why the Federal Reserve Should Raise Rates Today

Why the Federal Reserve Should Raise Rates Today

Mike Hammer July 31, 2019 Comments Off on Why the Federal Reserve Should Raise Rates Today

As you probably know, the Fed’s mandate is to maintain a stable economy by watching two factors: (1) the inflation rate, and (2) the employment rate. Inflation is to be maintained at 2%, and

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Signs Are Pointing Up for Silver

Signs Are Pointing Up for Silver

Mike Hammer July 30, 2019 Comments Off on Signs Are Pointing Up for Silver

The much-anticipated golden cross happened last week for silver, exactly a week ago to be precise. Some would argue a week ago tomorrow, we’ll let them argue. Continue Reading At The Gold Enthusiast

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For Gold, It’s All Eyes on the Federal Reserve This Week

For Gold, It’s All Eyes on the Federal Reserve This Week

Mike Hammer July 29, 2019 Comments Off on For Gold, It’s All Eyes on the Federal Reserve This Week

It’s the week investors have been talking about for, well, weeks now. This Wednesday, the Federal Reserve is expected to announce if they will reduce interest rates, and by how much. The debate is pretty much

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Why the World’s Largest Hedge Fund Founder Is Bullish on Gold

Why the World’s Largest Hedge Fund Founder Is Bullish on Gold

Mike Hammer July 26, 2019 Comments Off on Why the World’s Largest Hedge Fund Founder Is Bullish on Gold

As you probably know, Dalio’s firm Bridgewater Associates, was one of the few that did well during the last big market crash, in 2008-09. In 2008 he published a paper titled “How the Economic Machine

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