Palladium ran up 35% in the second half of 2018. It is now close to gold as the most expensive precious metal.
Investors looking for a safe haven have few options. But now is the perfect time for this classic asset to shine.
There is something important going on right now. Something that points to 2019 being a great year for natural resources. Particularly for precious metals.
U.S. stocks plunged last week. The S&P 500 Index fell nearly 5%. And as the year comes to a close, investors are again buying gold.
The Directional Movement Indicator (DMI) and Average Directional Index (ADI) are showing bullish trends for gold. Why gold may present a buy signal soon.
The junior mining sector is the companies that will find the next giant gold, copper, lithium or cobalt mine. And they are getting cheaper by the day.
Over the past two months, the S&P 500 fell 4%, while the gold price rose nearly 4%. That’s a warning sign. The first shot of the coming war…
“Gold bugs” came into 2018 hopeful that this would be a comeback year. What followed was a year of defeat. Gold fell nearly 6%.
Gold made a new low in August. The U.S. dollar made a new high. Prices are warning of a possible sentiment shift that will fuel gold’s next rally.
Right now, gold is out of favor. It may become even more out of favor by the end of the year. But my hunch is that we just got a bullish “soft” signal.
Today, gold traders are fleeing because prices keep falling. But the best time to buy gold is after fear drives prices down to bargain-basement levels.
Time and again, gold has proven to be one of the few investments that survives, even thrives, during times of economic uncertainty.
Gold is a great hedge against inflation. And right now, gold is unloved and on sale. For contrarian investors, this is the perfect buying opportunity.
The Italians use gold as an insurance policy against catastrophe. And when the country joined the EU, it triggered an emergency. The lira plummeted in value, but gold did not.
I believe gold is on the cusp of a major breakout higher. However, gold prices are entering their bearish prime season, and a short-term pullback is likely in the cards.
For thousands of years, gold was money. More important, the world still views gold as an insurance policy against financial troubles.
There is something brewing in the precious metals market. I’ve got that for you today, as well as a must-see video with a silver miner.
The recent 10% drop over a couple days has some investors looking for a new place to park their cash. Mining stocks might be the place.
There is one standout this year that could easily weather a government shutdown and a stock market sell-off, and that’s gold.
The price of silver is up 10% in three weeks. That’s unusual for silver right now. The last time it rose 10% in three weeks was almost a year ago.
Remember, a good natural resource investor is a contrarian. And all of the data points us toward platinum as the metal to own right now.
If the electric car market explodes, as most analysts believe, copper demand will as well. Tesla can’t make electric cars without copper…
You would think that if the world is on the brink of going electric, that should mean less need for palladium. But that hasn’t been the case.
This metal hit a record low in November 2015. It was the cheapest it’s been since the bottom of the last bear market. And now the price is soaring.
The thing you should be worried about is if your portfolio is prepared, whether the top happens tomorrow or in six months…
Someday we’ll look back and say this event scrambled the global economic order … and put gold center stage in the geopolitical spotlight once again.
When the price of gold moves in one direction across a basket of currencies, then we can find the direction of the actual gold market.
This metal just hit its highest price since 2007. That’s why it’s one of my favorite investment ideas.
I have been watching the price of gold closely. And I couldn’t help but notice that we are on the cusp of a new multiyear rally for the precious metal.
Matt Badiali has been spot-on in his bullishness on copper. In the past few years, the supply of this important metal has moved from oversupply to shortage.
I want to pass along what I believe is the single best story in mining today: the underinvestment in critical metals.
The 10-year seasonal uptrend started on July 9, and, like clockwork, prices jumped. But I’m still short gold prices. Here’s why…
Demand for lithium is projected to skyrocket. And that poses a problem for the lithium market … and an opportunity for investors.
One of the most common questions I get is: What should I buy today — silver or gold? Right now, I have a clearer answer for you than I usually do.
Gold has always been subject to speculative frenzies, of course. But never has the market been subjected to such extremes of buying and selling.
I’m not the only one who believes it’s time to get a little more physical with our wealth. Many investors are adding physical gold to their assets.
The platinum supply is running out … but the market doesn’t care. Platinum has lost ground to gold consistently since 2008.
When you ignore big profits from sheer bullheadedness, that’s a problem. I always follow the data … which is why I’m going to discuss the bull market in lithium.
I’ve noticed that many folks assume gold to be money. It isn’t … and that makes an enormous difference when it comes to wealth management strategies…
We seem to have forgotten about gold in the U.S., where we saw a 46% decline in bullion coin sales this year. But in the U.K. they can’t buy enough of the stuff.
In 2016, diesel vehicles sales fell to their lowest volume in seven years. That led to an unexpected bull market … in palladium.
As I said in the first article I wrote for Winning Investor Daily, its price volatility makes silver a great metal for speculation.
Gold is an investment linked to crisis. Gold buyers are telling us they’re worried. Political risks dominate Europe … and investors are turning to gold.
There is a natural hedge for a falling U.S. dollar, and, if you haven’t already, it’s high time you took a closer look at investing in gold.
I expect the market price for gold to begin to rally in anticipation of a hyperdeflationary resolution of history’s greatest orgy of debt.
Silver is a great metal for speculators if you can stomach the volatility … or if you’ve got someone in the know when it comes to natural resources.
Gold is seen as more trustworthy than any paper currency. And not only is gold alive and kicking, but it needs to play an important role in your portfolio.
The European Union is headed for meltdown with the failure of the Italian referendum vote. Many votes are still ahead and this spells trouble for U.S.
What does it mean to “own” something? It’s a question every investor should be asking … especially if that something is gold.
Gold mining stocks have posted big gains, but there may be more on the horizon. When the odds are in your favor, you have to make the bet. You have to take the initiative and go for it.
Counterfeiting has been around for centuries. It’s big business. But with the recent discovery of fake gold bars bearing a highly respected mark, where you buy has become more important than what you buy.
Don’t believe anything saying a rate hike is on the table in July. It’s not. The U.S. won’t see meaningfully higher rates for many years. The sooner you accept this, the sooner you can avoid financial ruin.
We are only five months into 2016, and sales of gold coins at the U.S. Mint have nearly doubled. Demand for physical gold is soaring, and even the Fed will have trouble slowing its ascent.
Gold bullion is an excellent way to protect your wealth during a market crisis. But acquiring and storing bullion outside the U.S. has long been a problem … until now.
Buy stocks when they’re cheap. It’s one of the tenets of many hedge fund strategies. And right now, gold mining stocks are cheap … 12-year-low cheap.
When a financial firm like Munich Re starts vaulting gold and griping about monetary policy, you have to believe that they might be on to something serious.
With fiat currencies headed toward failure, and central banks desperate to avoid catastrophe, it’s time to ask yourself: What is gold really worth?