Author: Keith Weiner

Stay Away From Gold?!?

Stay Away From Gold?!? by Addison Quale for Monetary-Metals Forbes Senior Contributor Larry Light penned an opinion piece this week titled “Stay the Hell Away From Gold”. As you can imagine, he took a strong position on whether or not purchasing...

Silver Scarcifies

Silver Scarcifies by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals On 23 July, we said “Well, it’s complicated.” The action on 27 July was not.     Notice the big drop in basis starting around midnight (London time). It falls from over 7%...

About that Spike in the Silver Price

About that Spike in the Silver Price by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals The price of silver has just spiked up about $2.00—that’s about 10%. All the usual suspects have been calling for silver to skyrocket. With some amusement, we have been...

Defaults Are Coming plus Gold / Silver Report

Defaults Are Coming plus Gold / Silver Report by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals We are reading now about possible regulations for air travel. In brief: passengers might be forced to spend hours at the airport. Authorities will perform medical checks, including...

Growing Dollar Demand, Silver Weirdness

Growing Dollar Demand, Silver Weirdness by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals The Federal Reserve has become more aggressive again, after several years of acting docile. As you can see on this chart of the Fed’s balance sheet, it has very rapidly expanded...

The Federal Counterfeiter

The Federal Counterfeiter by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals Suppose you wanted to run an enterprise the right way (we know, we know, this is pretty far-out fiction, but bear with us). And, your enterprise has a $1 million dollar piece...

The Federal Counterfeiter

The Federal Counterfeiter by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals Suppose you wanted to run an enterprise the right way (we know, we know, this is pretty far-out fiction, but bear with us). And, your enterprise has a $1 million dollar piece of...

It’s Only Paper

It’s Only Paper by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals The response to the virus has added a new mechanism of capital consumption to the many we have documented over the years. Businesses are shut down, yet they continue to incur expenses. There...

Alchemy Rediscovered by Research Scientist

Alchemy Rediscovered by Research Scientist by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals “The Medievals were smarter than most people think,” says Dr. Michael Mus. “I mean, sure, they tortured people for believing that the sun was the center of our solar system,...