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Fed Rate Hikes, Fiscal vs. Monetary Policy and Why Again the Case for Gold?

I’ve been thinking about the current Fed Funds rate hike cycle, which is logically gaining forward momentum now that the Fed can stand down from its 8-year, ultra-lenient… 1,043 more words

Stock Market

Precious Metals Fundamentals From Different Angles

We are (finally) on the anticipated bounce in the miners.  They will need to exceed a few key resistance levels we are watching to even think about getting bullish beyond a bounce.  393 more words


From Valentine’s Day to Women’s Day

I wanted some stuff and so dropped by the nearby mall a few weeks back. I like walking in a mall. It is clean, safe, there are loos unlike in most market places in India and you don’t really need to buy anything—the buzz of happy people all around is free.  77 more words

Personal Finance

Multi-Market Summary

Using the most representative or notable index/ETF for each segment, let’s update the general status for a range of items (U.S. and global stocks, T bonds, commodities and gold) with a few informal thoughts. 1,019 more words


HUI 195

That’s the limit folks.  Ever since HUI and GDX failed to exceed the November highs we’ve been on pullback watch.  What makes matters more complicated is that said pullback has not come during a confirmed new bull phase.  265 more words


3 New Indicator Views (vs. Gold)

We are already studying these things from different angles and time frames, but I thought I’d put two economically sensitive and positively correlated metals (Palladium and Copper) and old friend, Silver vs. 164 more words


Gold-Silver Ratio and the Metals' Fundamentals

Keith Weiner calculates strong fundamentals for both gold and silver (with gold’s being better).  His fundamental price of gold stands at around $1400/oz. and silver at $18.70.  608 more words