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Bitcoin – Millennials Fake Gold

I’ve been asked about Bitcoin a lot lately. I’ haven’t written anything about it because I find myself in an uncomfortable place in agreeing with the mainstream media: It’s a bubble. Bitcoin started out as what I’d call “millennial gold” – the young (digital) generation looked at it as their gold substitute. Bitcoin is really […]

Finally, Gold Speculators Start To Bail, Setting Up A Big Q1 2018

  Finally, Gold Speculators Start To Bail, Setting Up A Big Q1 2018 Posted with permission and written by John Rubino, Dollar Collapse      It took a lot longer than it should have, but gold futures traders have finally started behaving “normally.” The speculators who were extremely, stubbornly long – and who are usually […]

Is Crypto The Only Truth?

In the nearly thirteen years that I’ve been writing Slope of Hope, perhaps the most ironic post (out of over 20,000) was one I did last January called Bitcoin’s Massive Bullish Base. The reason it’s ironic is because Slope is largely dedicated to seeking out short-selling ideas for stocks, whereas the post was about going long a cryptocurrency. Seven-hundred percent later, It turned […]

U.S. Treasury Secretary: I Assume Fort Knox Gold Is Still There

U.S. Treasury Secretary: I Assume Fort Knox Gold Is Still There US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin visits Fort Knox Gold Later tweeted ‘Glad gold is safe!’ Only the third Treasury Secretary to visit the fortified vault, last visit was 1948 Last Congressional visit was 1974 Speculation over existence of gold in Fort Knox is rife […]

Should you own bitcoin or gold? That’s easy

Via The Daily Bell Gold bugs are rarely, if ever, bearish on gold. To them, it’s the only real currency in a world of money-printing central banks endlessly devaluing their fiat (that is, paper) currencies. There are few people who believe so fervently as gold bugs. But bitcoin fanatics come pretty close. These folks believe that this […]

Why Are Financial Advisors Keeping Quiet About A 25% Risk-Free Return?

Interested in precious metals investing or storage? Contact us HERE    Why Are Financial Advisors Keeping Quiet About A 25% Risk-Free Return? Written by Peter Diekmeyer (CLICK HERE FOR ORIGINAL)       American financial advisors have tough jobs. It’s hard to keep clients happy when bond yields are near zero and stocks are trading […]

The Anatomy of Brown’s Gold Bottom, Report 4 June, 2017

As most in the gold community know, the UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Gordon Brown announced on 7 May, 1999 that HM Treasury planned to sell gold. The dollar began to rise, from about 110mg gold to 120mg on 6 July, the day of the first sale. This translates into dollarish as: gold went down, […]

Gold Bugs; Stellar performance stage set again

From 2001 to 2011, would you have rather owned the S&P 500 or Gold Miners (Gold Bugs Index/HUI)? If you answered the Gold Bugs index, you would be correct. The left chart below compares the performance of the Gold Bugs Index and the S&P 500. From 2001 to 2011, the Gold Bugs index out performed […]

Top Gold Forecaster: “As Quickly As Gold Fell” May “Rally Back” on Global Risks

Top Gold Forecaster Says “As Quickly As Gold Fell” May “Rally Back” on Global Risks Gold’s largest plunge in 14 months may soon reverse according to gold’s top forecaster in Q3 according to Bloomberg: Looming risks from the U.S. presidential election in November to Britain starting talks to leave the European Union next year may […]

Gold Buying ‘Opportunity’ After Surprise 3.4% Drop

Gold Buying ‘Opportunity’ After Surprise 3.4% Drop   “Gold rebounded after the biggest drop in more than a year as investors reminded themselves of a world that’s beset by risk, from the prospect of further currency weakness to the final stretch of the U.S. presidential election,” according to Bloomberg today. As Investors See World Beset by Risk, […]