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Precious Metals Landmine

Precious Metals Landmine by Michael Ballanger for The Streetwise Report Sector expert Michael Ballanger offers his latest analysis of how current economic circumstances are driving the gold and silver bulls. Before I begin this weekly missive (which is being penned...

Silver Sets the Pace for Precious Metals

Silver Sets the Pace for Precious Metals by McAlinden Research Partners for The Au Report Summary: The rally in silver prices has accelerated this summer, pushing spot prices to a six-year high this week. While the debasement of the dollar by...

In Honor of Silver’s Epochal Breakout

In Honor of Silver’s Epochal Breakout Clive Maund for Streetwise Reports The purpose of this update is to celebrate and mark silver’s powerful breakout from a giant base pattern that started to form as far back as 2013–2014, a breakout...

The V-Recovery and Beyond

The V-Recovery and Beyond by McAlinden Research via The Au Report Summary: In the months since the COVID-19 crash began, stock prices have been on a wild ride in anticipation of a tsunami of poor economic data. However, some investors...

The Coronavirus and Gold

The Coronavirus and Gold by Rudi Fronk and Jim Anthony for The Au Report In mid-January, 2020, COMEX open interest (OI) set a new record of nearly 800,000 contracts. Swap dealers as usual supplied the market by going short 205,679...

Unnatural Distortions and the Precious Metals

Unnatural Distortions and the Precious Metals by Michael Ballanger for The Au Report I was sitting in my den looking out over the swamp—er—lake tonight when it appeared as though something was flailing around near the shoreline. So I threw...

The Inflation–Deflation Conundrum

The Inflation–Deflation Conundrum by Michael Ballanger for The Au Report As I sit here on the shores of lovely Lake Scugog, its weed-infested waters lying in wait for countless unsuspecting propellers soon to be ensnared, I am reminded of the...

Finding Winners in the Wreckage of the Economic Downturn

Finding Winners in the Wreckage of the Economic Downturn by Frank Holmes for The StreetWise Report Streetwise Reports: Let’s start with gold, which has seen an impressive rise in the last few months as the broader markets have declined on...

No Respect

No Respect by Michael Ballanger for The AU Report n March 1967, for most of the adult population in North America, the most popular comedians were almost all television series personalities, such as Carol Burnett, Buddy Ebsen and Dick Van...

Gold and Oil: Remembering the ’70s

Gold and Oil: Remembering the ’70s Source: Michael Ballanger for The Au Report Before I get started on my weekly commentary, I want to thank you all for the waterfall of responses to A Boomer’s Plea posted last weekend, in...