Silver/Gold Indicator attempting multi-year breakout

Above looks at the Silver/Gold ratio over the past 18-years. Three different times the ratio hit support alone line (1) and turned higher, sending a positive message to Silver and...

Put Gold In Your Bag, Man, But Let Silver Sag, Says...

Do you remember "When E. F. Hutton talks, people listen"? Decades later, today we might say: "When Goldman opines, it goes online" ... or something like that.Arguably, Goldman Sachs ("GS") is the...

Macro Briefing: 15 May 2019

US birth rate fell to 32-year low in 2018: WSJ Iran officially ends parts of 2015 nuclear deal: CNBC US orders partial evacuation of embassy in Baghdad: NBC China’s retail sales growth...

To Short Or Not To Short

To short or not to short. That is the question. With Tesla’s big short squeeze yesterday I was asked a ton of questions on the dynamics of shorting. Focusing...

Lithium producer SQM soars after Chilean election

Quite a good two days for Sociedad Quimica y Minera de Chile or SQM for short. The Chilean producer of lithium climbed almost 8% yesterday and tacked on another...

The Largest Producers of Crude Oil (1965-2017)

A future powered by renewables is not in the distant horizon, but rather in its early hours. This new dawn comes from a global awareness of the environmental impacts of...

Being the Money Man for Friends

  My worst investment decision was an investment in a start-up company. I did not invest because I thought the company had a good idea but because I liked the...

Patient Approach Remains Appropriate for Fed. How Will Gold React?

The Fed released the minutes from its last meeting. What are the Fed's views on the economy, global risks and inflation? What do the learnings imply for the US...

US Treasuries Predicting That The Inflation Rebound Has Peaked

The hard data on inflation points to a modestly accelerating rate of inflation, a trend that supports the Federal Reserve’s ongoing policy of gently but consistently raising interest rates....

The Pattern For Gold

Whilst the precious metal continues to deliver intraday trading opportunities, for gold investors and gold bugs, the price action of the last few months has delivered hope and fear...

The All New Market Analysis – May 1st, 2019

SPX Monitoring purposes; Sold SPX 3/28/19 & 2815.44= gain .61%; Long 2798.36 & 3/25/19. Monitoring purposes GOLD: Long GDX on 1/29/19 at 21.96.Long Term Trend SPX monitor purposes;  Long SPX...

Why US Dollar Strength is a Long-Term Catalyst for Gold

As we know, Gold and the US Dollar have an inverse relationship. Gold is priced in US Dollars and the drivers of each are similar (from an inverse point...