Jim Rogers commented on the recent move by the University of Texas to take delivery of $1 billion in gold, saying the decision is long overdue, and has only occurred because everyone else is now buying...
A meme is now circulating that gold is in a bubble and that it's time for the wise investor to sell. To me, that’s a ridiculous notion. Certainly a premature one.
Most stocks fell in Asia as Chinese shares slipped on speculation the country’s central bank may let the yuan strengthen to cool inflation. China’s currency touched a 17-year high against the dollar, gold climbed to a record and shares in Russia rose
Thanks to a dollar in freefall as evidenced by a spike in the price of gold, always limited capital was migrating toward the hard, unproductive assets least vulnerable to currency devaluation.
$1501.70 Gold - $45.240
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Sure, Paraguayan farmland might be more like the lesser-known 3-ruble Saint George the Victorious silver coin from Russia, instead of the more famous American $1 Silver Eagle, but the bullion value is just the same.
Gold futures rose to a record $1,500.50 an ounce as U.S. debt concerns weighed on the dollar, boosting demand for the precious metal as an alternative investment. The greenback dropped against the euro on speculation that the European Central Bank
Zurich, Switzerland – Precious metals are proving resilient after yesterday’s beat-down. Gold is back up to $1,461. Silver spent a few nanoseconds below $40 yesterday and as of this writing sits smartly at $40.56. With regular runs at historic hig
Zurich, Switzerland – As we might have forecast, the government didn’t shut down. Gaddafi in Libya wants a ceasefire. And while another earthquake has hit northeast Japan, it doesn’t appear to have wrecked anything that wasn’t already destroyed.
Inflation accelerated in Asia and Europe in March. The lingering euro zone debt crisis also helped lift gold prices. Technical analysis indicated that gold may target $1,518 an ounce, said Reuters market analyst Wang Tao.
1:35pm (AZ) - Gold: $1487.10oz / Silver: $42.950
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Gold hit a record high on Wednesday while oil and corn were just off peaks struck this week as commodity prices fuel rising inflation that governments worldwide are struggling to contain.
Congressman Ron Paul talks w/ Kitco News about a bill that aims at establishing competing currency in the U.S. Also discussed is his previous Federal Reserve audit bill, as well as the possibility of running as a Presidential candidate.
It feels a little callous writing about Japan with respect to precious metals after the country suffered such a terrible tragedy. However, I think it’s worth discussing because there’s a lesson in it for all of us. In fact, I think the moral could be
Central banks are shedding dollars, reducing their holdings by about $9 billion in previous quarter, according to Nomura Securities’ Jens Nordvig, global head of G10 FX Strategy. What are they buying instead? Gold.
As the price of silver began to increase in the 1960s, the United States government began seeking a more cost-effective alternative to the minting of 90% silver content coins.
Bernard von NotHaus, creator of the Liberty Dollar, was found guilty of making counterfeit coins and an intent to defraud. Sentencing will be held in several months. The jury reached its decision in less than 90 minutes.
Day 2 of the Liberty Dollar Trial - Prosecution Questioning of FBI Agent Karen Walsh
Buying physical silver is by far the greatest act of wisdom and rebellion any American can and should be doing right now. It is both a Silver Bullet to rebel against the Elite’s corrupt system and a Silver Shield to protect your family and wealth in
Former Seattle Seahawks linebacker and major promoter of KB Gold was interviewed on the "Business for Breakfast" AM radio talk show program out of Denver, Colorado last Thursday. You can access the recordings on the American Radio Network at the l
It's been nearly 80 years since the U.S. stopped using gold coins as legal currency, and nearly 40 since the world abandoned the gold standard, but the precious metal could be making a comeback in the United States -- beginning in Utah.
As the story goes, someone asked an economist how his wife was doing, and the economist answered "compared to what?"
One of world's top investors says there is no silver left.
It’s getting harder and harder to continue to brush off Andrew Maguire’s claims as the rantings of a rogue trader with a nutty online following.
Update: $1436.10 an ounce: Gold struck a new record at $1,432.57 an ounce Tuesday as worries spread that the surging price of oil could fuel inflation and dampen economic growth.
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The deposits, known as Carlin-type gold deposits, are characterized by extremely fine-grained nanometer-sized particles of gold adhered to pyrite over large areas that can extend to great depths. More gold has been mined from Carlin-type deposits in
1. The Silver Train. Are you onboard? Just about six weeks ago, at the January highs for Silver, the average daily movement for Silver was about 50 cents a day. What is it now? It's 50 cents an hour!