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Category Archives: United States Dollar

“We Don’t Know How To Replace The Vast Gold Deposits Of The Past”

Authored by Christoff Gisiger via Finanz und Wirthschaft, Pierre Lassonde, chairman of Franco-Nevada, expects production in the gold mining sector to decline significantly and foresees a price push for the yellow metal. Few people have achieved more success in the mining business than Pierre Lassonde. The savvy Canadian is the co-founder and chairman of Toronto […]

Silver Set To Soar

Gold prices have far outpaced gains in silver so far this year, but silver will emerge as the winner for the second year in a row. With a per-ounce price of $17.41 for silver futures as of Friday, analysts say the white metal is poised for a big climb, particularly as the gold-to-silver ratio stands […]

FX Technicals: Is the US Dollar’s Down Done?

The US Dollar has been relentlessly sold against FX peers since January 3rd, 2017 …. shedding pips-a-plenty versus EUR, GBP, JPY, CHF, CAD, AUD, NZD …  Uncle Buck has been pummeled .. until now.    Following a series of explicit failed new highs in early-mid March … the USD weekly chart shows just one bounce attempt […]

Gold Smuggling Surges: Man Caught “Walking Suspiciously” With 1 Kilo Bar In Rectum

Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, Earlier today in Sri Lanka’s Colombo International Airport, a passenger was arrested by local authorities and found to have stuffed nearly $30,000 worth of gold into his rectum. That’s nearly 1 kilogram of gold. In his ass. The gold had been carefully wrapped in plastic and included four small […]

“If This Trade Doesn’t Work, You Can Blame Me…”

Authored by Kevin Muir via The Macro Tourist blog, In July I wrote a piece titled, “Is the real US Dollar Pain Trade Lower?”. At the time the US dollar was sucking wind, but many traders were still playing for a bounce. The prevailing wisdom was that the Fed’s tighter monetary policy, combined with Trump’s […]

Gold Reset To $10,000/oz Coming “By January 1, 2018” – Rickards

Gold Reset To $10,000/oz Coming “By January 1, 2018” – Rickards – Trump could be planning a radical “reboot” of the U.S. dollar– Currency reboot will see leading nations devalue their currencies against gold– New gold price would be nearly 8 times higher at $10,000/oz– Price based on mass exit of foreign governments and investors from […]

Are You Prepared For These Potentially Disruptive Economic Storms?

Authored by Frank Holmes via StockBoardAsset.com, Summary Are government inflation numbers more “fake news”? A falling dollar is good for U.S. trade. Are you ready for a big fight? Here in San Antonio, grocery stores were packed with families stocking up on water and canned food in preparation for Hurricane Harvey, which has devastated Houston […]

Gold/Dollar- Monster breakout test in play!

The Gold/Dollar chart below reflects that Gold was much stronger than the U.S. Dollar (US$) from 2001 until 2011. Since 2011, the US$ has been stronger than Gold, as the ratio has declined for 6-years. Is it time for the worm to turn (Gold stronger than US$)? The ratio below reflects a big test is […]

Jackson Hole’d – Dollar Dumps To 2-Year Lows After 2 Million Ounce Gold Flush

The dollar today…   Summarizing the week's moves: Dollar dump sparks buying binge in bonds, bullion, and stocks (but sinks FANG Stocks) Early gains – once again thanks to Gary Cohn confirming he is not resigning – topped out as Yellen's speech was released. Once Europe closed, stocks went bid as usual, with some noise […]

Gold Seasonal Sweet Spot – August and September – Coming

Gold Seasonal Sweet Spot – August and September – Coming  – Gold seasonal sweet spot – August and September – is coming– Gold’s performance by month from 1979 to 2016 – must see table– August sees average return of 1.4% and September of 2.5%– September is best month to own gold, followed by January, November & […]