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Gold-Stock Upleg Cycles

Gold-Stock Upleg Cycles

No bull market, no matter how powerful, fundamentally strong, or long-lived, rises in a nice linear fashion.  They all flow and ebb, surging forward two steps in major uplegs before retreating back one step in major corrections.  Visualize a sine wave oscillating within a rising trend.  This seemingly-capricious behavior is actually very beneficial to bulls’ health and longevity, it keeps sentiment (greed and fear) balanced. And unsurprisingly gold stocks, with their extraordinary volatility, are no exception to this ironclad bull-market rule.  Gold stocks’ amazing bull market has advanced in fits and starts.  This technical price action is driven purely by sentiment, the same dynamic that affects every popular market.  And […]

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Silver Breaks Downtrend, Junior Miners Outperforming Majors

On January 3, 2012 I wrote to my readers that silver would begin outperforming gold similar to what we saw in 2010.  On Friday we saw a major gain in silver of close to 5%, breaking the 50 day moving average for the first time since the Operation Twist decline in September.  This was an attempt by the Federal Reserve to manipulate commodity prices lower while artificially inflating U.S. dollars and bonds.  It appears that this temporary fix may be reversing to the benefit of undervalued junior miners of both precious and industrial metals. On January 3rd, 2012 Barron’s wrote an article based on the premium report I sent to […]

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Recovery In Mining Stocks? Breakouts Out Of Downtrends And Bases Beginning

The end of 2011 and the beginning of 2012 greeted investors with spooky market stories to scare investors. A prominent cartoon in the Wall St. Journal depicted a pretty lady shrieking, “The DOW Sank 17%”. Another balloon read “The US Loses Its AAA Rating”. She is screaming, “Who Will Fix Europe?”. Another caption reads, “$71 Billion Yanked From U.S. Stock Mutual Funds”. Another hysterical cry exclaims, “I Want Treasuries!”. As if that cartoon wasn’t enough to scare readers, the headline read, “Spooked Investors Seek Safety: Volatile Quarter Leaves Market Victims Wondering What Is Next”. Another ghastly pronouncement we wrote in early October to the surprise of many was, “Beware Of […]

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New Era of Stability in Some African Countries

Christopher Welch, a mining analyst with Ocean Equities, has been crisscrossing the Atlantic for most of the last year. He tells The Gold Report in this exclusive interview that recent trips have bolstered his conviction that mining plays in Africa are being overlooked, but it’s not too late for investors to get in on the ground floor. COMPANIES MENTIONED: AUREUS MINING INC. – CONDOR RESOURCES PLC – KIRKLAND LAKE GOLD INC. – NYOTA MINERALS LTD. – RAMBLER METALS & MINING – SUNRIDGE GOLD CORP. – TORO GOLD LTD. The Gold Report: Most of your coverage universe at Ocean Equities consists of precious metals juniors with exploration- or development-stage projects. Why do you cover these types of companies? […]

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Gold Volatility Breeds Equity Opportunities

Volatility in the markets isn’t going away any time soon and Mike Niehuser, founder of Beacon Rock Research, expects 2012 to be a year of extreme swings. Niehuser draws parallels to the beginning of 2009, which was a short period of time that produced some very high returns. In this exclusive Gold Report interview, Niehuser shares his market outlook and names a host of companies that are positioned to take off. COMPANIES MENTIONED: ALEXCO RESOURCE CORP. – ARGENTEX MINING CORP. – AURCANA CORPORATION – GOLD PORT RESOURCES LTD. – HIGH DESERT GOLD CORP. – KISKA METALS CORP. – MINEFINDERS CORP. – NORTHERN FREEGOLD RESOURCES – REDSTAR GOLD CORP. – REVOLUTION RESOURCES CORP. The Gold Report: What was your […]

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