Silver as an investment

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BIS Lists The Four Biggest Threats Facing The Global Economy / by Tyler Durden / Jun 25, 2017 After years of fire and brimstone sermons, also known as the Bank of International Settlements’ annual reports delivered with doom and gloomy aplomb by Jaime Caruana, who year after year warned about the adverse side-effects of central bank intervention, today the BIS released its most upbeat reports in […]

RUSSIA vs. USA: Where’s The Gold Going?? / Steve St. Angelo / JUNE 21, 2017 As the United States continues to push towards a military conflict with Russia, there will likely be no real winner when the dust settles.  However, if we compare the these two superpowers in the current “gold market”, the Russians are the clear winners. While the U.S. has been […]

What Is The Market Telling Us?

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The entire global economy now depends on this stripped-of-information "market" for its stability. Ho-hum, another day, another record high in the S&P 500 (SPX). What is this market telling us? If you're long, the market is screaming "you're a genius!": But other than that, what else is […]

With New Patent, Amazon Will Collect As Much Customer Data As Google / by Tyler Durden / Jun 18, 2017 A day after Amazon announced it would jump head-long into the bricks-and-mortar grocery business by agreeing to buy Whole Foods Market for $13.4 billion, reports from earlier this week about a new patent issued to the company are starting to make more sense. The patent, which was first […]

Stockman: This is the Most Hideously Overvalued Market in History / by Craig Wilson / June 17, 2017 This is a syndicated repost courtesy of The Daily Reckoning. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. David Stockman joined Fox Business on Varney & Co. to discuss why he believes the current markets are setting up investors for a big drop. Asked for an explanation […]

Fed’s Normalization Plan and Gold / ARKADIUSZ SIEROŃ / JUNE 16, 2017 On Wednesday, the Fed issued addendum to the Policy Normalization Principles and Plans. What does it mean for the gold market? The FOMC not only hiked interest rates at its last meeting, but also laid out a plan to unwind its $4.5 trillion balance sheet. In the May edition […]

‘Retail Apocalypse’ Moves North As Sears Canada Admits Its Future Is In “Serious Doubt” / by Tyler Durden / Jun 13, 2017 The retail apocalypse that has caused the closing of thousands of department stores in the US – not to mention the evaporation of tens of billions of dollars in market capitalization – is moving north: Sears Canada revealed Tuesday that it’s exploring a sale or a possible restructuring […]

Brexit and UK election impact UK housing / By janskoyles / June 14, 2017 Growing evidence of slowdown in UK property market Slow-down in activity in UK housing market in run up to UK election Average UK house prices dropped in the three months to May Halifax report annual house price growth fallen to a four-year low of 3.3 percent. “Political instability breeds […]

JPM Head Quant Warns Of “Catastrophic Losses” For Short Vol Strategies / by Tyler Durden / Jun 13, 2017 It has been a while since we heard from JPM’s quant guru, Marko Kolanovic, who following the recent FANG crash and quant rotations and ahead of this Friday’s massive S&P op-ex, has published his latest latter, covering everything from the aforementioned market moves, to the ongoing drastic changes […]

Silver Market Update / Clive P. Maund / Monday, June 05, 2017 The 8-year chart for silver is quite similar to that for gold, as one would expect, except that it is skewed downwards because silver tends to underperform gold during the late stages of sector bearmarkets and the early stages of bullmarkets, but it certainly looks like a […]