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Marc Faber: Gold Is One Of The Few Cheap Assets

Marc Faber: Gold Is One Of The Few Cheap Assets

Every investor understand the principle buy low and sell high. When prices are low, nobody wants to buy. When I compare gold shares and the price of gold to the S&P 500, the S&P is up substantially since 2011 and gold is down. So if you compare the performance of gold shares to the S&P, I think it’s been a disaster for gold shares. When I look around, I think the price of gold is one of the few assets that are relatively inexpensive.

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Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 28th

Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 28th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com nicely summarizes for gold investors this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market. The price of the yellow metal went lower after two consecutive weeks of gains. Gold closed the week at $1,326.44, up $2.16 per ounce (0.16%). The NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index fell 2.62% on the week.

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Don Coxe: Gold Will Be Worth Much More Than $1,300 per Oz

| February 26, 2014 | Category: Investing
Don Coxe: Gold Will Be Worth Much More Than $1,300 per Oz

When those fears began to evaporate, gold investors looked down, saw no safety nets—and began bailing out. No inflation? No euro crisis? No reason to hold gold. We think most investors are missing the point: nearly six years of unprecedented money printing, unprecedented subsidization of big banks with zero-cost money, and massive government intervention into the economy have not delivered even a soupçon of robust, inflation-generating growth.

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Gold and Silver Sentiment Improving Significantly

| February 24, 2014 | Category: Investing
Gold and Silver Sentiment Improving Significantly

This article is based on the latest premium edition of the Sentimentrader report. Market sentiment towards gold and silver are analyzed and put into perspective. From the latest sentiment report, released over the weekend, it appears that sentiment towards both gold and silver has improved significantly.

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Silver Could Be The Tipping Point While Gold And China Get All Attention

| February 23, 2014 | Category: Investing
Silver Could Be The Tipping Point While Gold And China Get All Attention

No matter what phase a market is in, there will always be set-up opportunities that offer limited risk and a higher probability for a successful outcome, and that will also happen for gold and silver. As ongoing buyers of the physical, we are not too concerned about missing a rally or two in a down trending paper market. It is critical to know that one should always make decisions about the reality of a current market and not what one may think will happen in any given market.

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Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 21st

| February 22, 2014 | Category: Investing
Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 21st

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com nicely summarizes for gold investors this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market. The price of the yellow metal went lower after two consecutive weeks of gains. Gold closed the week at $1,324.10, up $5.41 per ounce (0.41%). The NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index went 1.00% higher on the week.

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Silver Does Not Have Much Resistance Between $21 and $26

| February 20, 2014 | Category: Investing
Silver Does Not Have Much Resistance Between $21 and $26

In this week’s online radio appearances, David Morgan explains his latest take on precious metals in 2014 and the very short term silver price. He touches on more fundamental questions like the dollar world reserve currency and the financial system. We highlighted several quotes in this article.

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Why Gold Isn’t A Perfect Inflation Hedging Tool

| February 17, 2014 | Category: Investing
Why Gold Isn’t A Perfect Inflation Hedging Tool

It’s no news that inflation is one of the biggest retirement risks. There is a school of though that allocating a portion your self-directed IRA to precious metals – like gold or its stocks – could help hedge against inflation. In fact, with buzzes going around that inflation is around the corner, gold IRA rollover is becoming increasingly popular. But, in reality, gold isn’t the ultimate inflation-hedging tool it’s being made to be. Here is why.

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Bankers Can [Will] Steal Your Cash But Cannot Touch Your Gold/Silver

| February 15, 2014 | Category: Investing
Bankers Can [Will] Steal Your Cash But Cannot Touch Your Gold/Silver

Financially smart people own and personally hold, and continue to buy gold and silver, the most durable “wealth” preserver of all. The word “wealth” is used for lack of a better choice in the asset class of precious metals. There has been no wealth preservation owning gold and silver for the past few years, stated and acknowledged. The choice is simple: paper or hard assets? Owning gold or silver ETFs or futures are paper and not a claim on the physical. Accept no substitutes.

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The Gold Price Is Rising. What’s Gold’s Message?

| February 14, 2014 | Category: Investing
The Gold Price Is Rising. What’s Gold’s Message?

The recent rise in the gold price may well be an early warning sign that the currently extant asset price bubbles as well as the economy are set to suffer a sizable setback in the not-too-distant future. Admittedly, the recent rally in gold may yet be reversed, in which case these musings would no longer apply. However, if one puts the rally into context with recent developments (QE tapering and a recent slew of weaker economic data releases), it seems increasingly likely that this is precisely its message.

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Mining Stocks, Chinese Demand, and a Potential Golden Surprise

| February 13, 2014 | Category: Investing
Mining Stocks, Chinese Demand, and a Potential Golden Surprise

The evidence keeps mounting that last year’s Wall Street induced precious metals crash was the real one-off event, and not the record amounts of gold imported into China, or its strong demand as money globally.

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International Gold Demand Historically High, Gold Miners About To Follow

| February 10, 2014 | Category: Investing
International Gold Demand Historically High, Gold Miners About To Follow

Very few of my friends and neighbors own any gold. Rarely am I asked about it anymore, even by those who know what I do for a living. Most of the mainstream media ignore gold, while many of the big banks loudly proclaim their latest short position as if they had some sort of divine insight. Most Americans are still oblivious to potential in gold this year, but foreigners are buying, and that’s setting the stage for spectacular gains—on the right stocks.

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Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 7th

Gold Investors Weekly Review – February 7th

In his weekly market review, Frank Holmes of the USFunds.com nicely summarizes for gold investors this week’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats in the gold market. The price of the yellow metal went lower after two consecutive weeks of gains. Gold closed the week at $1,267.21, up $22.66 per ounce (1.82%). The NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index went 1.97% higher on the week.

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Gold Coins: The Difference Between 24k and 22k

| February 6, 2014 | Category: Investing
Gold Coins: The Difference Between 24k and 22k

24k gold is 99.99% pure, and the coins made from it weigh precisely 1 troy ounce. 22k gold is approximately 91.67% pure, with the remainder composed of other precious or semi-precious metals. Sometimes the choice between 22k and 24k simply comes down to the aesthetics of the product itself, as each of the popular coins has its own unique look and feel.

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