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Gold Stumbles, Dollar Strengthens as Market Prices in March Rate Hike / ADRIAN ASH / 03/01/2017 Gold prices fell near 1-week lows Wednesday in London, dipping beneath $1240 per ounce as US traders joined the session after Donald Trump’s first speech to Congress about his fiscal plans was overshadowed by 5 senior Federal Reserve officials surprising the markets with a seemingly co-ordinated announcement that Dollar interest rates are […]

The Metal Ratios Are An Ominous Sign For US Inflation Trends

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Eric Bush via Gavekal Capital blog on 04/22/2016 13:16 The gold/silver ratio recently took out 2009 highs and the gold/copper ratio is at its highest level since 2009. This is a negative signal that US inflation, using CPI, could be headed for another […]

US Inflation: Setup to Upset / NED W SCHMIDT CFA / 11/18/2015 Is US inflation setup to upset the markets? Motivation for considering this question begins with graph to right. Plotted in that chart is the year-to-year percentage change for the median US CPI. That measure is calculated monthly by the diligent elves at Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. Period of time […]

The Possibility of a 2015 Rate Hike in the US Should Not Be Ignored / SOBER LOOK via / 10/26/2015 Futures-implied probability of a 2015 rate hike in the United States remains below 40%. Some market participants have all but dismissed this possibility as they look at weak global growth as well as soft inflation and inflation expectations in the US. Some have even suggested that the next policy move by […]

How Silver is Making a Slow Recovery in 2014

Be prepared for the next great transfer of wealth. Buy physical silver and storable food. / by Emma Thomson / April 17, 2014 After 2013’s volatile year for silver and gold prices, investors are watching the price per ounce of the two metals carefully. Much has been made of gold’s crashing prices, but silver also dropped […]

What Inflation Could Look Like in 2014

Casey Research By Jeff Clark, Senior Precious Metals Analyst March 26, 2012 Most economists, especially those from the mainstream, will tell you that inflation is widely expected to remain benign for the foreseeable future. And for those who think it could climb higher, it’s usually because they think it should be higher. History has a […]