Miner Spotlight: Banro Corp Bounces 20% After Securing $35M Funding

Our ‘miner spotlights’ will periodically highlight mining companies with significant news such as high-grade drill results, the release of economic studies, takeover rumors, insider buying or other events. This will allow subscribers the opportunity to perform their own due diligence and potentially identify mining stocks at the start of a new major uptrend. We […]

BRICS Countries are Going for Gold!

The IMF and the World Bank will soon face a powerful competitor as the BRICS nations have recently agreed to establish their own £50 billion Development Bank and $100 billion Currency Exchange Reserve for its members. How will this affect the dollar and the current price of gold?
Here’s the Back Story:
Brazil, Russia, India, China and […]

MarketWatch Analyst: Everything is Expensive Except Silver Miners

Arguments the stock market is “overvalued” are pretty common these days. But MarketWatch columnist Brett Arends raised eyebrows in a recent column in which he argues “valuations are higher today than they were at the peak in 1999-2000.”

The dot.com era was notable for its excesses, he says, but the heady valuations of the tech […]

By |August 11th, 2014|Gold & Silver Commentary|Comments Off|

Gold Investors Shouldn’t Fear Rising Interest Rates

Investors commonly assume that rising interest rates adversely impact the gold price, and vise versa.  They believe that a rising interest rate environment is indicative of a strong economy, which is supposed to drive investors out of gold and into the stock market.  They further assume that investors will want to exchange their gold, […]

6 Tips for Picking Winning Gold Miners

There is no substitute for gold.  But gold miners, if you choose them correctly, can not only leverage your exposure as they grow their businesses, but they can generate cash-flow and dividends that are correlated to the gold price.

This sounds great!  Unfortunately it isn’t so easy to pick gold miners that provide these advantages.

If […]

Sticking around for $50-$100/oz silver

An upward trend is afoot in the silver space, says Sean Rakhimov, editor of SilversStrategies.com, in this Gold Report interview.

The Gold Report: The Washington D.C.-based Silver Institute reports that net silver demand has exceeded net silver supply each year since 2004, with a supply deficit of 113 million ounces (113 Moz) reported in 2013. […]

$10,000 Gold, Is it Possible?

When analysts forecast future asset prices they typically choose valuations that make sense in the context of current valuations.  We could, for instance, easily imagine that a $100/share stock can trade up to $120/share.  But when somebody comes out and says that it can go to $1,000/share in a few years time this person […]

More Precious Than Gold: How to Invest in Water

The world is running out of its most precious resource… not oil, but water. I am feeling this acutely in my home state of California. Technology is helping, but desalination remains very expensive and energy intensive. More than a billion people across the globe don’t have access to safe water. The situation can only […]

Don’t Hide Gold in Your Dresser!

A few years ago I wrote a guide on how to purchase and store precious metals in your home. It has been available only to paying subscribers so far, but I am in the process of updating it and will make it free to everyone soon. The article below touches on the same subject […]

By |July 2nd, 2014|Gold & Silver Commentary|Comments Off|

Kerry Lutz Interviews Jason Hamlin on Gold’s Next Move

I was recently interviewed by Kerry Lutz of the Financial Survival Network. Kerry and I discussed the recent advance in precious metals and why I believe the rally will be sustained this time around. We also discussed why the heavy-handed price manipulation could be coming to an end, how the government spins economic data, […]

By |July 1st, 2014|Gold & Silver Commentary|Comments Off|