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Gold Advance Stymied by Investor Worries and High Gold Silver Ratio

Gold Advance Stymied by Investor Worries and High Gold Silver Ratio

June 9, 2014

The price of gold has held its own this year despite a long list of reasons from bearish analysts for not owning gold.  From a closing price of $1,225 at the start of the year gold has managed to eke out a small

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American Eagle Silver Bullion Coin Demand Remains Strong – 2014 Should Shatter Previous Sales Record

American Eagle Silver Bullion Coin Demand Remains Strong – 2014 Should Shatter Previous Sales Record

June 6, 2014

The American Eagle silver bullion coins produced by the US Mint remain extremely popular with retail investors.  During 2013 silver bullion coin sales hit a record high of almost 43 million ounces and would

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Gold Bullion Coin Sales Steady In May But Plunge From Previous Year

Gold Bullion Coin Sales Steady In May But Plunge From Previous Year

June 4, 2014

The sale of gold bullion coins by the US Mint remained steady in May compared to the previous month but declined sharply from year ago levels.  There are numerous theories on why gold demand and prices have

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Strong Gold Demand and Dwindling Gold Deposits Make Gold a Compelling Investment

Strong Gold Demand and Dwindling Gold Deposits Make Gold a Compelling Investment

May 20, 2014

Robust gold demand and dwindling ore deposits represent an imbalance between supply and demand that almost guarantees higher long term gold prices.  As discussed in

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Silver Remains in a Tug of War Between Supply and Demand

Silver Remains in a Tug of War Between Supply and Demand

May 4, 2014

After a fierce correction from the highs of 2011 have  the market forces of supply and demand resulted in a stabilized silver price? On the demand side the industrial use of silver is at a nine year high with

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Sales of Platinum American Eagle Coins Slow Down After Fast Start

Sales of Platinum American Eagle Coins Slow Down After Fast Start

May 3, 2014

US Mint Resumes Production of American Eagle Platinum Bullion Coin The United States Mint first began minting the American Eagle platinum bullion coin in 1997 but suspended production in late 2008 when demand

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Gold Bullion Coin Sales Rise, Silver Bullion Coin Sales Could Hit All Time Record High in 2014

Gold Bullion Coin Sales Rise, Silver Bullion Coin Sales Could Hit All Time Record High in 2014

May 3, 2014

Gold and silver bullion coin sales by the U.S. Mint during April turned in mixed results with gold sales up and silver sales down.  Despite the fact that gold and silver are in the bargain basement due to

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Why Gold and Silver Could Outperform Every Other Asset Class in 2014

Why Gold and Silver Could Outperform Every Other Asset Class in 2014

April 30, 2014

After almost a three year bear market in gold and silver it's safe to conclude that most of precious metal bears have sold out and moved on.  As gold and silver prices corrected sharply over the past three years, the chorus of bearish sentiment in the mainstream press has become endemic, thus setting

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Silver Supply Glut Weighs on Silver Price – Time for Some Contrary Thinking?

Silver Supply Glut Weighs on Silver Price – Time for Some Contrary Thinking?

April 29, 2014

Anyone who has purchased silver in the past three years is now holding a losing position. The price of silver soared from its low of around $10 during the height of the financial crisis to almost $50 per ounce

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Royal Canadian Mint Precious Metal Coins a Hit with Investors and Collectors

Royal Canadian Mint Precious Metal Coins a Hit with Investors and Collectors

April 5, 2014

The Royal Canadian Mint has a rich history, striking its first gold sovereign coin back in 1908.  The Mint began production of the world renown Canadian Gold Maple Leaf in 1979 and introduced the 99.99% pure Silver

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