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Why Gold Prices Will Soar in 2016


Gold prices were slightly lower today (Thursday) as markets calmed, but we still see gold prices soaring in 2016. In fact, investing in gold is one of the smartest decisions investors can make during this extreme market volatility.

But first, here's what caused gold prices to dip today...

The Best Gold ETF to Buy in 2016 When Prices Rebound


Buying into a gold ETF is one of our top recommendations for 2016, as Money Morning experts remain extremely bullish on gold prices.

And now is a great time to buy into a gold ETF, as Money Morning Resource Investing Specialist Peter Krauth says gold prices are set to soar in 2016...

Why Gold Prices Could Rocket in 2016

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His strategy and approach are so effective, in fact, that our Chief Investment Strategist, Keith Fitz-Gerald, is using it right now on three stocks that should prove to be among the smartest Contrarian investing moves of this year - and beyond.

And you're going to be able to participate, too...

Why Today's Gold Price Is a Great Buying Opportunity


Today's gold price hit a seven-week high as fresh geopolitical concerns sparked further safe-haven buying in the precious metal.

In early morning trading, today's gold price was up $14.20, or 1.32%, at $1,092.70 an ounce. Traders are closely watching to see if the precious metal can top $1,100, a level last seen on Nov. 4.

Even with the gains, today's gold prices provide a buying opportunity...

Rise in Gold Prices Today Can't Prevent Third Straight Yearly Loss

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Gold prices today (Thursday) were mostly flat, meaning gold prices are now on pace to log their third consecutive annual loss.

In early morning trading of the last session of 2015, spot gold prices today were trading higher by $1.10, or 0.1%, to $1,062.10 an ounce. That followed an $8.20, or 0.8%, decline to $1,060.10 an ounce Wednesday.

Here's what investors can expect from gold prices today and in 2016...

Gold Price Today Slips and Nears 10% Fall for 2015

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The gold price today has slipped about $9.60 to $1,066.30 an ounce. Gold is headed to end 2015 down about 10%.

Now that the year's most anticipated financial announcement - a U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike - is history, it's time to look at what's ahead for gold prices in 2016.

Texas Gold Depository Will Be a Haven from a Shaky Financial System

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The Lone Star state is well on the way to repatriating its gold from a New York bank vault to its own Texas Gold Depository.

The Texas Gold Depository will also store other precious metals – both for the state and its citizens. Digital technology will allow the deposits to be spendable, making this monetary system a fully functional alternative to the Federal Reserve’s U.S. dollar.

Here’s why the state feels the Texas God Depository is necessary…

Gold Price Updates Show Resilience into 2016

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This gold price update shows how the U.S. Federal Reserve rate hike really affected gold, plus what's next for gold before 2016.

Get caught up on your gold price news right here...

Gold Price Today and Where It's Headed


The gold price today is up $2.80 to $1,062.90 ahead of the U.S. Federal Reserve meeting likely to cause a bump in markets.

Here's what went down last week, and what to watch this week, to know what's next for gold...

What's Next for Gold Prices Following the December Fed Meeting


Gold prices are in focus this week as the U.S. central bank prepares for its December meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday.

The U.S. Federal Reserve is widely expected to raise interest rates this week for the first in nearly a decade, and the move will have a big impact on gold prices. The market-implied odds of the first interest rate increase since June 2006 are roughly 81%.

Here's what to expect from gold prices after the Fed's meeting this week...

Where the Gold Price Is Headed Next

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The past week has to be one of the most volatile yet surprising, both up and down, in a while for gold - so where is the gold price headed next?

The real action for gold prices lies ahead...

How to Buy Gold Now

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With gold prices sitting near a six-year low, investors want to know how to buy gold now.

Gold coins and bars are among the purest ways to own the precious metal, but others exist.

Here's what you need to know...

Why Today's Gold Price Is So Low Right Now

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As it turns out, Black Friday's best sales were neither in electronics, clothing, or gadgets. Instead, they came from today's gold price.

That's because on the biggest shopping day of the year, gold prices hit a new six-year low.

Closing at $1,055.90 per ounce on Friday, Nov. 27, on the New York Mercantile Exchange, gold's popularity seemed to also hit a new low since the February 2010 price of $1,045 per ounce.

But as you'll see, while the near-term reasons for a lower gold price are familiar ones, the reaction to these low prices was not typical...

The Best Way to Buy Gold Coins

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There are a number of ways to own gold. The best way is to own physical gold such as coins, which can be purchased from a number of reputable dealers.

And these three firms make buying gold coins as easy as buying a book on Amazon.

Here's what you need to know...

Vast China Gold Reserves Just Added 470 Tons with Huge Undersea Find


This month, already vast China gold reserves grew even larger...

The Shandong Provincial No. 3 Institute of Geological and Mineral Survey announced on Nov. 9 it discovered a 470.4-ton gold deposit in the East China Sea. That's the largest and first-ever undersea gold mine found in the country. At the current price of gold, that amount is worth roughly $16.4 billion.

China has noticeably increased efforts to mine and stockpile gold this year.

The Red Dragon's lust for the yellow metal will come as no surprise to regular Money Morning readers. Resource Specialist Peter Krauth has frequently noted China's high gold demand - and what the country intends to do with its growing store of wealth...