The silver price has bounced 27% since January 28, a huge advance for a measly 16 trading days. It's already soared past its 2010 high and was selling for less than $16 this time last year, a double in 12 months. So, is it pricey? Or should we ignore
He cited statistics from the United States Mint showing that its issuance of the American Eagle silver bullion coins generated more than $55 million in profit in 2010.
To start us off, Jim asks, “Simon, I’m attending the workshop in Panama and I have gold (200 oz’s in total) I would like to store outside the US. I would really like to know if it is legal to carry gold into Panama, can you help?”
Lynn Swearingen (c) copyright 2011 ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Been laid off? Rising Health Insurance premiums got you down? Having to eye that gold heirloom necklace that Grandma left you to buy a few groceries? Thinking of seriously speaking to your De
Gold is in a 2nd stage of a bull market. We will see a more rapid price appreciation than in the past years. Price target until 2015: 8000 Dollars. Price manipulation has come to an end. Gold as natural alternative to currencies. Chances of hyperinfl
Dear Friend of GATA and Gold (and Silver): With so much of North America frozen solid, there may not be a more prospective place than the Phoenix Resource Investment Conference and Silver Summit next Friday and Saturday, February 18 and 19. In
Made mostly of steel and simply heavily plated with silver, China is making these things by the thousands.
In Late September, 2010 we received our first of several reports of some suspicious Engelhard 100oz silver bars. They were underweight, and it at first appeared that they were real Engelhard bars that were shaved (where someone would cut off a small
Those selling the jewelry to dealers would have their photo identification copied. For sales of more than $100, sellers would be fingerprinted and couldn’t be paid in cash.
After the worst January for precious metals in two decades, investors still have a $102 billion bet on higher prices, hoarding more gold than all but four central banks and more silver than the U.S. can mine in almost 12 years. The five analysts
Beth Deisher is editor of Coin World newspaper and Steve Roach is associate editor. Together they have addressed the problem of counterfeit coins coming out of China. Recognizing these numismatic forgeries is becoming more difficult as the level of s
As the topic of US Mint silver sales is not new to our readers, after we first brought attention to the record January sales by the Mint, we will not dwell much on it, suffice to say that the final January tally is in. And at 6,472,000 ounces, this i
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HOW I WOULD INVEST A $100,000 WINDFALL: I would probably put 80% in precious metals. ADVICE FOR INVESTORS: They should be in fear of the whole financial system collapsing.
With gold near $1,400 per ounce, major gold producers are going to make a ton of money in 2011.
Unlike stocks or bonds, gold has no earnings, no profits, and no dividends to use as a basis for estimating value. In fact, gold has negative cash flow due to such things as transportation, storage, insurance, and interest expense or opportunity cost
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"Silver is now more attractive than it has been in decades," my colleague Porter Stansberry wrote to his subscribers.
"What's the best way to buy silver?"
Ten consecutive years.
The rare-coin market used to be the same way. You needed a magnifying glass and 30 years experience to judge the value of a coin.
"We were feeling enormous pressure from our subscribers to stay bullish."
Folks looking to make a fortune in small gold stocks need to be careful: There's a right way to do it... and there are a lot of wrong ways to do it.
We were at a meeting for about 100 local businesspeople. And while the asset manager talked about how useless gold is, I thought, My readers haven't worried about gold's industrial uses... They've simply pocketed hundreds of percent profits.
If you haven't taken our repeated advice to buy silver, the market just gave you an extraordinary reason to take action... right now.
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These charts showed how governments around the globe have abandoned silver as money.
Gold hit a low of $693 and silver $9.63. Since then, gold has risen about 100%, but silver has soared 206%. This is an extraordinary occurrence in just two years.
Financial advisors always compare the advantages of one stock, ETF or mutual fund over another and write articles explaining their position. Gold dealers are no different. It’s important to understand the advantages and disadvantages of each type of