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Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

Gold and Silver Are in Long Term Uptrends

November 13, 2013

By: GE Christenson The BIG Perspective: Examine the following “Point & Figure” chart from Ron Rosen. This type of chart plots price on the “y” axis while the “x” axis shows time but without uniform distance between years. The long term trend has been up since 1970 and 2001, while the intermediate trend has been down for the past 26 months.

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U.S. Mint Silver Bullion Coin Sales Hit Record High

U.S. Mint Silver Bullion Coin Sales Hit Record High

November 13, 2013

As discussed in a previous post, sales of the American Eagle silver bullion

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American Silver Eagle Coin Sales On Verge of Record Shattering Year

American Silver Eagle Coin Sales On Verge of Record Shattering Year

November 4, 2013

The American public's love affair with the U.S. Mint American Eagle silver bullion coin continues unabated.   Ever since the financial meltdown of 2008 there has been an explosion in demand for the silver coins.  Average yearly sales of the silver bullion coins have increased by almost 500% since

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U.S. Mint Gold Coin Sales Soar 273% in October

U.S. Mint Gold Coin Sales Soar 273% in October

November 4, 2013

Although sales totals vary from month to month, annual sales of the U.S. Mint American Eagle gold bullion coins are running at triple the levels prior to 2008 when the wheels came off the world financial system and central banks began an orgy of money printing. From 2000 to 2007 the average yearly purchases

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US Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Coin Sales Decline in September

US Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Coin Sales Decline in September

October 3, 2013

Demand for American Eagle gold and silver bullion coins remained sluggish in September according to the latest figures from the U.S. Mint. Sales of the American Eagle gold bullion coin totaled 13,000 ounces in September, off a considerable 77% from the previous year but up 13% from last month.  Sales

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Can I Buy Gold In My IRA Account?

Can I Buy Gold In My IRA Account?

October 1, 2013

The "I won't buy an umbrella until it rains" crowd has been dumping gold while the case for ownership of  safe haven gold has never been stronger. As the credit bubble continues to grow at an alarming pace it's not a question of if but rather when the next

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Physical Gold Bar and Coin Sales Soar 78% To All Time High

Physical Gold Bar and Coin Sales Soar 78% To All Time High

September 25, 2013

Purchases of physical gold have been hitting new all time records.  Demand has been fueled by the recent pullback in gold prices and the massive amount of money printing being conducted by central banks in Europe, Japan and the United States.  The recent decision by the Federal Reserve to postpone

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Silver Soars On Strong Physical Demand and Bargain Prices

Silver Soars On Strong Physical Demand and Bargain Prices

August 18, 2013

There is no denying that it has been a really tough year for silver investors with silver dropping from $32.23 in January to a yearly low of $18.61 in June.  Is the silver price correction finally over?  The ridiculously low price of silver has resulted in a strong surge of demand worldwide and the

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US Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Soar In April

US Mint Gold and Silver Bullion Sales Soar In April

May 1, 2013

The exploding demand for physical gold and silver has become a worldwide phenomenon.  Shortly after the price plunge of early April buyers rushed in to take advantage of bargain prices.  Dealers and mints worldwide have reported off the charts demand for physical gold and silver. Intense demand across

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The Gold Crash – Why It Doesn’t Matter

The Gold Crash – Why It Doesn’t Matter

April 30, 2013

By:  GE Christenson The NASDAQ 100 index peaked at 1,485 in July 1998. It subsequently crashed to below 1,070 in October 1998, a loss of about 28%. But, it climbed back to nearly 5,000 in March 2000, a rally off the low of over 350% in 17 months. The S&P 500 index peaked in October 2007 around 1,575.

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