All posts tagged "precious metals"

  • commodities bear market
    Commodities Approach Previous Area of Bottoming

    The blog The Short Side of Long has posted a chart demonstrating the devastation experienced in the commodities markets since the middle of 2011.

    • Posted March 19, 2015
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  • Suki Coper - Barclays Precious Metals Analyst
    Barclay’s Precious Metals Analyst Suki Cooper Speculates on Silver and Gold Future

    With precious metals in virtual free-fall Bloomberg solicited the views of Barclay’s precious metals analyst Suki Cooper as to the fundamentals behind these markets. Regarding silver, Cooper said it is drawn between its industrial and precious metals...

    • Posted June 26, 2013
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  • Tom O'Brien - TFNN
    Gold in Freefall: What Would Tom O’Brien Do Now?

    Tom O’Brien, editor of The Gold Report newsletter and CEO of Tiger Financial News Network, was on CNBC yesterday talking to Amanda Drury and Brian Sullivan about the dreary performance of gold over the last few days....

    • Posted April 13, 2013
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  • Sprott Asset Management Short Positions
    Eric Sprott, “The Dominoes Will Continue to Fall”

    Canadian hedge fund manager Eric Sprott ($9 billion assets under management) was on CNBC’s Halftime Report yesterday. The interview was conducted at the SkyBridge Alternatives (SALT) conference in Las Vegas (two videos included below). Sprott said we...

    • Posted May 10, 2012
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  • marc faber
    Marc Faber Says to Use Rebounds as a Selling Opportunity

    Saying that the world everywhere has experienced huge technical damage, Marc Faber advised investors to sell into an imminent rebound. Faber, who said we would find out if Bernanke was a true money printer, or an amateur,...

    • Posted August 8, 2011
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  • ASA vs. GLD
    Portfolio Adjustment: ASA Gold and Precious Metals Limited Purchased

    This morning the SMA portfolio had a cash balance of 1.6% of assets.  Today the cash was used to purchase shares in ASA Gold and Precious Metals Limited (ASA), a closed-end fund trading at a 10% discount...

    • Posted July 29, 2011
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  • John Paulson has Been Investing in Gold

    John Paulson, the extremely successful hedge fund manager, initiated, or added to a number of positions in gold (i.e. SPDR Gold Trust (GLD), Gold Fields (GFI), Gold Miners ETF (GDX), Anglogold Ashanti (AU)) in the last quarter....

    • Posted May 20, 2009
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  • Why Housing Won’t Come Back to Represent the Purchasing Power it had in 2006

    John Carney and Charles Hugh Smith explain why housing will never come back in our lifetimes. It all comes down to fundamentals. We have experienced a 27 year cycle of declining interest rates which can’t be repeated...

    • Posted April 25, 2009
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  • Prudent to Reduce Exposure to Equities

    Originally published in July 1999: INDEXES ON 7/1/99 DJIA 11,066.42 S&P 500 1,380.96 NASDAQ 2,706.18 Editorial Anytime something becomes a fad it becomes overpriced. It doesn’t matter what it is: real estate, precious metals, beanie babies….even stocks,...

    • Posted October 18, 2006
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