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Will the Fed’s “Grand Experiment” To Reignite The Economy With Unprecedented Monetary Accomodation Result in Economic Chaos?
Richard W. Fisher, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas gave a very interesting speech today, acknowledging that the Federal Reserve policy's are experimental. No one, including the Federal Reserve, knows how this unprecedented monetary accommodation will affect the economy and the value of the dollar. Fortunately, there is a defense
April was a brutal month for precious metal investors. Gold ended the month down almost 8% and silver prices tumbled almost 13%. The sell off continued in May with gold down another $60 per ounce to $1,412 and silver down $1.55 to $22.87 per ounce at mid month. With investors already nervous, two
What I Know for Certain - By: GE Christenson Death and taxes! Fear and greed are powerful motivators. Individuals, businesses, and governments do what they think is beneficial for them. Businesses and governments protect their products and territory and resist competition and enemies. Concentrated
By: GE Christenson Unfortunately, there is not, that I can see, a simple pattern that predicts the next high or low in the price of silver. Markets seldom make it that easy. However, there are patterns that provide valuable information to help illuminate the “big picture” perspective of where the
By GE Christenson We all know that our cost of living in increasing, but how much? The official government statistics assure us that inflation is running around 2% per year. It reminds me of the line attributed to Groucho Marx, “Who are you going to believe, me or your own eyes?” But, your cost of
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.
Don't precious metal investors read newspapers? Despite proclamations from the mainstream press that the bull market in gold and silver is over, a buying frenzy in precious metals is occurring worldwide. The gold rush mentality to buy gold and silver at bargain prices has resulted in stock out conditions
Physical Demand For Gold and Silver Skyrockets – Gold Bullion Coin Sales Highest Since December 2009
We have probably all heard enough already from the mainstream nitwits who are forecasting the end of the gold bull market and further price declines. Funny thing though, most precious metal investors don't need advice from self proclaimed experts on how to invest their money. The explicitly stated
By: GE Christenson You bought silver with high expectations! Then it crashed while endless news reports informed you that silver would drop even further. Frustration! Misery! Despair! Depression! You have lived it all. There was no light at the end of the tunnel. Darkness and despair covered the land
Kyle Bass recently summed up the thoughts of many gold investors when he said "the largest central banks in the world, they have all moved to unlimited printing ideology. Monetary policy happens to be the only game in town. I am perplexed as to why gold is as low as it is. I don't have a great