Author: Keith Weiner

Monetary Metals Gold Brief 2021

Monetary Metals Gold Brief 2021 by Keith Weiner Monetary-Metals This is our annual analysis of the gold and silver markets. We look at the market players, dynamics, fallacies, drivers, and finally give our predictions for the prices of the metals over...

Reddit Residue on Silver

Reddit Residue on Silver by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals The price of silver is going up and down like a yo-yo. On Sunday and into the first part of Monday, the price skyrocketed on news that Reddit was touting the metal....

An Economist Rebukes The Economist

An Economist Rebukes The Economist by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals There are but two ways that man can deal with man: reason and force. Reason includes invention, design, entrepreneurship, finance, borrowing and lending, construction, production, manufacturing, mining, farming, trade, marketing, distribution,...

Wrong Measurement, Wrong Macro Call

Wrong Measurement, Wrong Macro Call by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals We have written much on the topic of economic measurement. Does the dollar measure gold, is it appropriate to say that “gold went up”? Or does gold measure the dollar? Does...

That Precious Metals Rumor Mill

That Precious Metals Rumor Mill by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals We are hearing rumors this week of a shortage of the big silver bars, the thousand-ouncers. No, we don’t refer to bullion banks saying this. Nor big dealers, who are happy...

Recovery: GDP vs MPoD

Recovery: GDP vs MPoD by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals On Wednesday last week, the price of silver dropped from over $24.25 to just a bit over $23 before bouncing back to around $23.50. The next day, the price dropped again, briefly...

Why These Gold Standardites Are Wrong

Why These Gold Standardites Are Wrong by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals On Friday, the price of silver went up from $24.25 to $25.20, or +4%. Let’s look at the graph of the price and basis (i.e. abundance) action. For the first...

Silver Falls, We’ve Got #$*&! Mail

Silver Falls, We’ve Got #$*&! Mail by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals There was a big drop in the price of silver last Wednesday. Then the price moved up, and down, but mostly up. Let’s look at a graph of the silver...

Silver Not Stimulated

Silver Not Stimulated by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals “I have instructed my representatives to stop negotiating until after the election when, immediately after I win, we will pass a major Stimulus Bill that focuses on hardworking Americans and Small Business” So...

Silver Crashes Some More!

Silver Crashes Some More! by Keith Weiner for Monetary-Metals A few days ago, we wrote about a big silver crash. The price dropped around 7.5%. And the basis dropped from around 2% to 0.6%. At the end, we said: “The...