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A Tale of Two Markets

A Tale of Two Markets by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch...

The Depravity of the False Flag

The Depravity of the False Flag by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report “Never let a good crisis go to waste.” —Sir Winston Churchill My late older brother Donnie was a quasi-anarchist tax collector for the Canadian government who self-educated...

The Fed and the Gold Price

The Fed and the Gold Price by Rudi Fronk and Jim Anthony for Streetwise Reports  Many times a day, we are asked what we think will be the impact on gold prices of the enormous money-printing by the Fed. We...

The Die Is Cast for Gold / Silver

The Die Is Cast for Gold / Silver by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report One of my good friends from the 1980s and 1990s was the late Ian McAvity, a superb technical analyst, a founder of Central Fund of...

January 2020 in Review: Barometric Bedlam

January 2020 in Review: Barometric Bedlam by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report Back in the 1980s, I had a boss that was right out of Monty Python. A Canadian by birth, he was the son of a very wealthy...

The Only ‘Bubble’ That Counts

The Only ‘Bubble’ That Counts by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report Sector expert Michael Ballanger considers the last week in the stock and precious metals markets. Ever since Sept. 19, 2008, when Hammerin’ Hank Paulson appeared in front of...

Silver Update: Analyst Sees Short-Term Pullback Before Acceleration

Silver Update: Analyst Sees Short-Term Pullback Before Acceleration by Clive Maund via The AU Report Silver’s recent rally looks diminutive and stunted compared to gold’s, but that’s normal at this early stage of a new bull market, when silver typically...

Technical Analyst: Gold at Resistance Level

Technical Analyst: Gold at Resistance Level Source: Clive Maund for The AU Report In this update I am not going to repeat the points made in the last fairly comprehensive update, instead we are going to focus on the importance...

Silver Update: Likely to Back Off Short Term

Silver Update: Likely to Back Off Short Term by Clive Maund for StreetWise Reports Unlike gold, which has forged ahead, there has been very little change in silver since the last update. This is not surprising because gold is stronger...