Silver as an investment

Monthly Archives: March 2013

State-Wrecked: The Corruption of Capitalism in America

by David A. Stockman New York Times GREENWICH, Conn. – The Dow Jones and Standard & Poor’s 500 indexes reached record highs on Thursday, having completely erased the losses since the stock market’s last peak, in 2007. But instead of cheering, we should be very afraid. Over the last 13 years, the stock market has […]

‘I Love Mysteries,’ Says Man Claiming Hidden Gold

by JERI CLAUSING, Associated Press SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — For more than a decade, he packed and repacked his treasure chest, sprinkling in gold dust and adding hundreds of rare gold coins and gold nuggets. Pre-Columbian animal figures went in, along with prehistoric “mirrors” of hammered gold, ancient Chinese faces carved from jade […]

Tax on Deposits Means Stealing Your Money, & U.S. Provoking North Korea – Gerald Celente with Greg Hunter

by Greg Hunter USA Watchdog Trends forecaster Gerald Celente says, “The United States is provoking North Korea. They keep putting more and more sanctions on them. It’s economic warfare.” Celente is worried that “economic warfare” will turn into a shooting war. Celente warns, “This is just another losing war that’s going to end up with […]

Cyprus Triggers Preference for Goods

by Alasdair Macleod Gold Money Almost certainly prices for goods in Cyprus will rise as a result of its banking crisis, because the imposition of capital controls will restrict imports, leading to supply bottlenecks. In addition residents will no longer be complacent about keeping money on deposit, but seek other alternatives. Large depositors may be […]

Canadian Deposits As Safe As Cypriot Deposits

by Jeff Berwick Dollar Vigilante Rest easy, Canadians, for your bank accounts are going to be made as safe as those bank accounts in Cyprus. Just take a look at the Canadian government’s budget plan for 2013, particularly pages 144 and 145 of Economic Action Plan 2013. There the Canadian government promises to use Canadian […]

An Update on the Silver Stocks

by Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT Silver Seek When we discuss gold stocks we often refer to gold and silver stocks. Today we take a look at the silver stocks specifically. Below is a chart of our partially weighted producers index which contains 14 of the largest silver producers. We didn’t cherry pick the 14. We went […]

Cyprus Parliament President Says “No Future” Under Troika, Calls For “Iceland” Solution

from Zero Hedge Just last week Yiannakis Omirou, Cypriot House of Representatives President, was calling for the nation to accept it is “time for responsibility” as they progressed towards a final solution; and yet today, as Cyprus’ Famagusta reports, he believes the ‘Troika-imposed’ responsibility will, “turn Cyprus into a colony of the worst possible type.” […]

Drowning in Debt, Pipeline Violence, Fire Ice Japan – Asia-Pacific Perspective

from corbettreport James Corbett of and Broc West of are pleased to bring you the latest edition of their monthly video series, “The Asia-Pacific Perspective.” In this episode, we cover: STORY 1: Australian Govt. to leave public in $165b worth of debt in this term alone… Julia Gillard makes no promises to […]

Bernanke Breaks Down: “This Whole Thing Is a Kleptocracy”

by Charles Hugh Smith Of Two Minds Our April Fool’s wish: someone in the inner circle of power would finally tell the truth. In an unprecedented abandonment of his carefully scripted responses to Congressional questions, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke unleashed what appeared to be a heart-felt and spontaneous disavowal of the financial and political […]

Italian President Giorgio Napolitano Denies He Is Stepping Down After Phone Call From ECB President

by Mike Shedlock MISH’S Global Economic Trend Analysis Whether or not Italian President Giorgio Napolitano intended to step down or it was just a rumor, following ECB President Mario Draghi phone call, Napolitano denies resignation reports. Napolitano pledged on Saturday that he would stay in office until the end of his term on May 15 […]