Dec 6, 2013
With the Dow, Nasdaq and the S&P rising to all time highs, are stocks headed for higher highs or a fall?
Nov 22, 2013
When the U.S. dollar dropped due to Federal Reserve Chair nominee Janet Yellen saying that the economy needs to improve more before the tapering of quantitative easing can start, palladium had a mini-rally in both price and demand.
Nov 15, 2013
Diwali is a big national holiday in India and contributes to bigger gold sales in the biggest gold market in the world. Indians value gold as a portable storehouse of wealth, among many other reasons.
Nov 8, 2013
All the media attention about U.S. investors being mixed about gold has stolen the spotlight from silver, which will likely have a record-breaking year.
Nov 1, 2013
The Federal Reserve announced this week that the third round of quantitative easing would remain in place at the current level of $85 billion a month. Basically the Fed cited that the economy is too weak and that it needs to see the impact of October's fiscal debacles.
Oct 25, 2013
October sales of American Eagle gold bullion coins from the U.S. Mint have almost tripled September sales. With one week left before the end of the month, the Mint has sold 38,000 ounces of Eagles, compared with 13,000 ounces for all of September and 11,500 ounces for all of August.
Oct 18, 2013
With all the media attention on the government shutdown, debt ceiling and a new Federal Reserve chairman, it seems that for many investors, gold has taken a back seat.
Oct 11, 2013
While the president and Congress struggle to end the government shutdown (see this blog post), the federal government has another financial crisis to deal with next week: raising the debt ceiling.