gold investment, silver investment

Metals Market

Aug. 22 ($ / troy oz.)
  • SPDR Gold Shares (GLD ETF)

    -0.24 decrease 116.83
  • IShares Silver Trust (SLV ETF)

    0.00 no change 15.57

Free Analysis: Gold, Silver, Crude Oil, Bitcoin, Stocks & Forex

Below you will find some of our daily trading alerts and our other free analyses on the following markets: gold and silver, forex, stocks, bitcoin, crude oil, and on the economy in general. If you'd like to be notified about new free articles, please take a few seconds to sign up for our free mailing list today.

  • Trump’s Important Decision Nobody Talks About

    April 19, 2018, 8:16 AM
    Trump’s Important Decision ...

    Trump arouses enormous emotions. His policies are usually widely debated. However, the recent decision passed relatively unnoticed. Bad! It’s really strange given its potential impact on the financial markets, including precious metals. So, what new is coming from Washington?

  • Earnings Season, More Doubts Emerge

    April 19, 2018, 7:27 AM
    Earnings Season, More ...

    Earnings season is just getting underway and stocks extend their short-term uptrend. Yesterday's trading session was mixed, as the market reached potential resistance level. Is this a topping pattern or just quick profit taking action before another leg higher? There are still two possible medium-term scenarios.

  • Gold Resists Strikes

    April 17, 2018, 7:21 AM
    Gold Resists Strikes

    Boom! The U.S. and its allies struck Syria in response to a suspected deadly chemical attack several days ago. Gold should be the safe haven in such situations, right? But the price of gold was practically unchanged on Monday. What happened?

  • Crude Oil - As Bullish as it Seems?

    April 16, 2018, 7:20 AM
    Crude Oil - ...

    A fresh 2018 high, an unbroken resistance and negative divergence. What does this interesting mix tell us about oil bull’s strength and further increases?

  • Many Attempts and Still No Breakout

    April 16, 2018, 7:17 AM
    Many Attempts and ...

    The stock market failed to break above its short-term consolidation on Friday, as investors feared that the Syrian conflict may further escalate. They were right because there was a U.S., U.K. and France air strike on Saturday. However, expectations before the opening of today's trading session are positive and we may see another attempt at breaking higher. Will it be successful?

  • Will Debt Leverage Leverage Gold?

    April 13, 2018, 7:08 AM
    Will Debt Leverage ...

    What if we told you that the public debt is not important? OK, it is – but the level of private debt also is. Or it might be even more crucial for the economy. We invite you to read our today’s article to find out whether the rising margin debt should be worrying. Or student and auto loan bubbles. Learn more about the level of private debt in the U.S. and its implications for the gold market.

  • Coup d'État That May Shake the World

    April 12, 2018, 10:07 AM
    Coup d'État That ...

    Everyone focuses now on the chemical attack in Syria. Meanwhile, the most important turnover in the world remains mostly unnoticed. But we’re on guard. Let’s read our analysis of the key revolution of 2018 and find out the implications for the gold market.

  • Earnings Season, Godsend for Bulls

    April 12, 2018, 7:13 AM
    Earnings Season, Godsend ...

    Stocks almost broke above their short-term consolidation on Tuesday, but investors' sentiment worsened again and bears took the lead on Wednesday. So, which direction is next? Stocks are expected to open higher today, but will we see another attempt at breaking above their over two-week-long trading range? There are some potentially positive news releases coming, but will they outweigh negative ones?

  • USD/CAD – Verification of Breakdown and Its Consequences

    April 10, 2018, 10:00 AM
    USD/CAD – Verification ...

    Monday’s session was very good for the sellers. Although their opponents took USD/CAD higher, the previously-broken support/resistance line stopped them, triggering a sharp pullback and making currency bears more profitable. Is the worst already behind currency bulls?

  • 3xP: Payroll, Powell and Price of Gold

    April 10, 2018, 8:26 AM
    3xP: Payroll, Powell ...

    Friday was hot and sponsored by the letter “P”. Payrolls were published and Powell made the first speech as the Fed Chair, pushing the price of gold to proliferate. What picture does it paint for gold?

  • Stocks Breaking Down? Not Yet

    April 9, 2018, 7:32 AM
    Stocks Breaking Down? ...

    The stock market retraced most of its last week's Wednesday - Thursday's gains on Friday, as investors reacted to worse-than-expected monthly jobs data release, trade tariffs announcement. Friday's sell-off brought the S&P 500 index back to its medium-term upward trend line. Will it break lower this time?

  • Gold to Rally Due to Increased Stock Market Volatility? Really?!

    April 9, 2018, 6:43 AM
    Gold to Rally ...

    We were recently asked if the price of gold is likely to rally because of the increased volatility in stocks. This seems believable at the first sight, as gold is seen as a safe-haven asset and thus people could be buying it when the stock market’s movement becomes chaotic, scary and/or unpredictable.

  • Not Quite Worthless, Potentially Profitable

    April 6, 2018, 8:16 AM
    Not Quite Worthless, ...

    Is Bitcoin worthless? Depreciation brings such questions as it has in the past. Bitcoin traders might be worried by such statements. But should they be anxious? In the whirlwind of opinions, we can find a theme which might allow profits on our hypothetical positions to grow even further.

  • 21 Trillion Reasons to Own Gold

    April 6, 2018, 7:41 AM
    21 Trillion Reasons ...

    U.S. federal debt jumped above $21 trillion. Are you worried? Should you be? We invite you to read our today’s article to find out whether your fears are justified. Learn more about the current U.S. fiscal policy and it the implications for the gold market.

  • Gold is not Saying Something – Its Screaming It

    April 5, 2018, 8:00 AM
    Gold is not ...

    Gold soared yesterday likely based on the escalation of the trade conflict between the U.S. and China, but after several hours the rally was over. The tensions didn’t really subside, but the price of gold is already about $10 below the price at which it was trading when yesterday’s rally had started. Is gold trying to say something? No. It’s not saying – it’s screaming.

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Apr Market Overview

Gold Market Overview

In this edition of the Market Overview, we will analyze the current dynamics in the U.S. debt. In particular, we will focus on the federal debt, which has just surpassed $21 trillion, and the margin debt, which has been recently rising as well.

Furthermore, based on Damodaran’s classification of investments and his distinction between pricing game and value game, we will determine whether gold is an asset, a commodity, a currency or a collectible.

Read more in the latest Market Overview report.

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