Articles Commodities Archive

 Gold has lapsed deeper into pariahdom this year, becoming the most-hated investment class in all the markets. Traders are avoiding it like the plague, utterly convinced gold is doomed to spiral lower perpetually. But this wildly-bearish psychology is dead wrong. Financial markets are forever cyclical, and gold is no exception to history’s …

Richard (Rick) Mills Ahead of the Herd As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information In 2014 estimated uses for silver were:  electrical and electronics, 42% coins and medals, 35% photography, 13% jewelry and silverware, 7% other, 3% “Silver is a unique metal that wins […]

 Over the next few years as debt, currencies and countries start to fall apart individuals will be looking to place their money where it will hold its value and buying power during times of extreme uncertainty.  If you eliminate fiat currencies which are created out of this air and are nothing more than a credit […]

 Source: Brian Sylvester of The Gold Report  (4/15/15) https://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/m-partners-derek-macpherson-found-three-resource-companies-that-have-done-the-impossible-increased-in-value-30-this-year  If you don’t like what people are saying about you, change the conversation. Derek Macpherson, an analyst with Toronto-based M Partners, covers three companies that are up over 30% year-to-date—and he believes those companies are performing because they got the market’s attention by changing the conversation. In this […]

In a moment we will provide our answer to this interesting question. The correction in the price of gold and silver is now in its fourth year, and in the words of W. D. Gann: “When time is up – price will turn.” Featured is the weekly gold chart. The current bull market …

 Source: Brian Sylvester of The Mining Report  (3/31/15) http://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/why-bmos-tony-robson-and-jessica-fung-say-buy-hold-large-caps-until-commodity-cycle-rebounds  The fundamental difference between mining companies and investors is that they have very different realities in which they make investment decisions, says BMO Capital Markets Commodities Analyst Jessica Fung. She joined BMO Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Mining Research Tony Robson in a candid discussion with […]

by Warren Bevan U Turn     We saw a pretty choppy and frustrating week overall for stocks and markets with only very select stocks working while others didn’t work at all.     We’ve had some great setups lately only to see most fail while some have worked well, but overall, it’s been a tough market and really […]

 Gold’s bottoming consolidation grind continues, with investment demand still garroted by sky-high world stock markets and the parabolic US dollar. With investors missing in action, gold prices remain totally at the mercy of American futures speculators. These perpetually-bearish traders are once again heavily short gold, which has led to sharp short-covering rallies in …

 Silver is scraping major support again, after a rough couple months where speculators left it for dead. But today’s brutal lows and extreme universal bearishness are the perfect breeding ground for silver’s next big rally. Investors are very underexposed, while speculators have big short positions that will have to be covered. So …

 The Spaniards of centuries past controlled the world’s elite maritime fleet. And this fleet’s colonization of the Americas is well-documented. The Spanish Crown would have told you their primary mission was to convert the indigenous people to Catholicism. But in reality it was trade and a craving for all things exotic that …

 Source: JT Long of The Gold Report  (3/30/15) https://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/chen-lins-secret-to-finding-the-next-goldcorp  Chen Lin, author of the popular stock newsletter What Is Chen Buying? What Is Chen Selling?, knows the smart time to look for the next big gold company is when everyone else has left the sector. With China making moves to invest trillions in commodity-hungry infrastructure, Lin is traveling the […]

 Silver reversed sharply higher over the past week or so, surging dramatically. This was just after it had successfully retested major secular lows, ramping the odds this strong buying is the vanguard of a long-overdue major new upleg. As usual, silver’s coming gains will be fueled by gold’s own advance. As the …

by Warren Bevan Bounce Be Gone     Stocks and markets were looking so good last weekend but their actions were to the contrary in the week just past.     Weakness set in hard an continued and I had to go back to a cash position for a couple days but Friday saw some great V bottom type […]

 Richard (Rick) Mills Ahead of the Herd  As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information  Drought is a normal recurring feature of the climate in most parts of the world. It doesn’t get the attention of a tornado, hurricane or flood. It’s slower and less […]

 Source: Peter Byrne of The Gold Report  (3/4/15) http://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/how-to-position-your-portfolio-for-the-coming-gold-upturn-alphatoxs-etienne-moshevich  The world needs gold, says AlphaStox’s Etienne Moshevich, and while it has been out of favor for the last few years, a series of macro factors point to its uptrend. In this interview with The Gold Report, Moshevich discusses 11 gold, manganese and graphite companies with management […]

 Source: Karen Roche, The Gold Report  (2/9/15) http://www.theaureport.com/pub/na/the-companies-bob-moriarty-loves-for-the-long-term  The rapid and massive response when the Swiss unpegged the franc from the euro will ripple across the hedge fund, brokerage and financial systems. It also will infect other currencies, according to Bob Moriarty of 321gold.com. Gold, he believes, will be the last man standing. In this interview, […]

Wizzen Trading by Warren Bevan     A tricky week that I did not handle well.     I’m still trading very very light but it seemed most of what I tried didn’t work and I ended the week down which does happen sometimes.     I’m not perfect and never profess to be. but I do pretty well mostly.     Anyhow, […]

 It was in 1896 when prospectors stumbled across large quantities of gold in one of the tributaries of the Yukon’s Klondike River. Word of this discovery spread like wildfire. And in no time at all prospectors from far and wide set course to get a piece of the action. The aptly named …

 The gold miners have seen impressive investor interest in their beaten-down stocks in this young new year, with capital inflows fueling a sharp rally. And this buying is likely just beginning, as major market changes are afoot that should catapult gold much higher. With gold stocks trading at fundamentally-absurd price levels relative to …

 If you wait by the river long enough, the bodies of your enemies will float by Sun Tzu, The Art of War, 5th century BC  WHITHER GOLD    After the 1999 gold …