I'm what people call a "contrarian" investor. I tend to buy assets that are out of favor with the chattering classes and the talking heads on television.
"Gold and silver in great quantity was homeward bound to Philip V when a hurricane destroyed his fleet along Florida's coast. Some recovery in the aftermath still left much to be recovered beginning in the 1960's and ongoing to this day."
This article establishes that the price of gold and silver in the futures markets in which cash is the predominant means of settlement is inconsistent with the conditions of supply and demand in the actual physical or current market where physical bu
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After being net long all the way from $1900 to $1100, Bloomberg reports Hedge Funds Are Holding First-Ever Gold Net-Short Position.