Tag Archives: Gold

February 8, 2015 – War in Ukraine and ISIS in Iraq.

February 8, 2015 – War in Ukraine and ISIS in Iraq: The war in the Ukraine, between Russia and Ukraine, is fast approaching a major crisis point. The U.S. will supply the Eastern Ukrainian Rebels with weapons to stem the … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Great Sand Dunes National Park.

September 19, 2014 – Picture of the Day: Gold season continues with aspens starting to change above the dunes in Great Sand Dunes National Park! (Patrick Myers for the National Park Service). The Master of Disaster

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Price Changes of Key Commodities for 2013.

July 31, 2013 – Price Changes of Key Commodities for 2013: The price changes for the first six months of 2013 are shown above. The big winner is Natural Gas – up +6.5%. The big loser is Silver at -35.3%, … Continue reading

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Gold is Real Money Again.

September 14, 2012 – Gold is Real Money Again: It’s time to clear up some myths that are untrue, misleading and no right wrong about quantitative easing (QE), gold, stocks and the economy. Trust me; you want to read this … Continue reading

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Bullish on Bullion.

August 26, 2012 – Bullish on Bullion: Gold bullion remains some $300 an ounce below the all-time high of $1,921.15 set in September of last year. Although it has racked up gains for 11 years in a row, it has … Continue reading

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First Half Calendar Year 2012 Stocks and Futures Investment Resutls.

June 30, 2012 – 1st Half 2012 Stocks and Futures Investment Results: The clear winners are Soybeans, followed by theNASDAQ 100, Wheat, Corn, the S&P 500, Russell 2000 and Nikkei 225. The loser is Crude Oil. A table of the … Continue reading

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Low Interest Rates Fail to Boost Demand for Stocks – Barrons.com

May 12, 2012 – Investors Run for the Exits:  The financial world is dominated by two R words: repression and revulsion. The pair help explain the continued shunning of equities in favor of fixed-income investments that yield next to nothing—and … Continue reading

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J.P. Morgan Flags $2 Billion Trading Loss – WSJ.com

May 11, 2012 – All that Glitters is not Diamonds in $700 Trillion Derivatives Market:  A massive trading bet boomeranged on J.P. Morgan Chase JPM +0.25%& Co., leaving the bank with at least $2 billion in trading losses and its … Continue reading

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Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs – NYTimes.com

March 16, 2012 – A Former Goldman Sachs Insider exposes the “Vulture Culture” at Goldman Sachs:  Goldman Sachs did everything they could to separate you from your money, according to a letter issued by a 12 year trading veteran of the firm.  … Continue reading

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