Author: The AU Report

Traitors within the Gate

Traitors within the Gate by Bob Moriarty – The AU Report “A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known...

Where Were You 31 Years Ago?

Where Were You 31 Years Ago? by Michael Ballanger – The AU Report Q: How do you get your broker out of a tree? A: Cut the rope. —Common joke from October 1987 [TDC Note – Should be a common...

Silver’s Time Is Coming

Silver’s Time Is Coming by Clive Maund – The AU Report Unlike gold and precious metals stocks, silver did not break out strongly on Thursday – although it rose, it did not break out at all, nor was volume exceptional,...

Gold Investors: It Is Time for a Logic Lesson

Gold Investors: It Is Time for a Logic Lesson Author: Michael J. Ballanger – The AU Report Here is a question for any and all of you that have ever purchased a lottery ticket or played the slots or bet...

Trade War vs. Commodities

Trade War vs. Commodities by Lobo Tiggre – The AU Report There is a widespread notion among investors, analysts and pundits that the escalating trade conflict between the U.S. and its trading partners is bad for the global economy. This...

A Most Unusual and Interesting Gold Market

A Most Unusual and Interesting Gold Market from The AU Report Ron Struthers of Struthers Resource Stock Report reviews the current status of the gold market and discusses four gold miners on his buy list. This is one of the...

Analytical Paralysis in the World of Interventions

Analytical Paralysis in the World of Interventions by Michael Ballanger – The AU Report Another Labor Day has come and gone, and I sit here in the back of my boat typing yet another rambling, rancorous recount of forty-one years...

Are We in Another Mining Bear Market?

Are We in Another Mining Bear Market? from The AU Report Fund manager Matt Geiger of MJG Capital expresses his view of the current resources market. After a screaming January to start 2018, it’s been six consecutive months of pain...

Back Up the Truck

Back Up the Truck by Michael Ballanger – The AU Report Precious metals expert Michael Ballanger explains why he believes the tides may be changing for precious metals. Feeling the psychological effects of a four-and-a-half month decline in gold and...

Nobody Knows Anything. . .Like Bob Moriarty

Nobody Knows Anything. . .Like Bob Moriarty by David H. Smith – StreetWise Reports The markets have been all over the place, and investing in this environment—or in any environment—can seem intimidating. It doesn’t have to be. Investor and precious...

Base ‘Mettle’ Needed

Base ‘Mettle’ Needed by Michael J. Ballanger – The AU Report met·tle [ˈmedl] NOUN “a person’s ability to cope well with difficulties or to face a demanding situation in a spirited and resilient way.” My beloved Fido is an awesome...

Base Metals Breakdowns Are Imposing Omens

Base Metals Breakdowns Are Imposing Omens by Michael Ballanger – The AU Report Sector expert Michael Ballanger discusses breakdowns in base metals markets and his current views on the status of cryptocurrencies. Since I covered gold and silver on Wednesday,...

Precious Metals Price Outlook: Buy Now

Precious Metals Price Outlook: Buy Now by  Michael Ballanger for Streetwise Reports Given the impressive reversal in gold last Monday, which appeared to occur during the Asian and European trading sessions as opposed to the Crimex pit session, it looks...

Are Precious Metals at an Inflection Point?

Are Precious Metals at an Inflection Point? by Michael Ballanger – The AU Report My last missive was entitled “Gold’s Relative Strength Index indicating a bottom is here,” and it was dispatched at noon on Thursday but was written that...