Gold Prices: Where to Now After the Sell Off
- By Deborah Baratz, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - December 14, 2012
How Gold Miners Can Effectively Leverage Gold Prices
Morgan Stanley awarded gold the "best commodity for 2013" while Goldman Sachs called the end of the metal's hot streak.
After seeing 11 consecutive years of positive performance from gold price, one needs to be wary of research analysts' price forecasts, as they have consistently underestimated the shifting dynamics driving the precious metal higher.
Take a look at analysts'...
Will the Government Confiscate Your Gold?
- By William Patalon III, Executive Editor, Money Morning - December 10, 2012
First and foremost, I know that readership will be exceptionally high. The interest in gold, silver and other precious metals is as intense as I've ever seen.
And, second, I can be sure that, in the days that follow, I'll receive a slew of e-mails, phone calls and letters from folks...
Investing in Gold: What to Expect from Prices Before 2013
- By Deborah Baratz, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - December 7, 2012
Due to short-covering in anticipation of Friday's employment numbers and comments from European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi raising expectations for an interest rate cut, Comex February gold rose $8 an ounce to $1,701.80.
Gold exchange-traded funds (ETFs) also had a good day on Thursday as they...
How to Buy Gold: Don't Miss the Yellow Metal's Next Move Up
- By Larry D. Spears, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - December 7, 2012
According to the facts and figures cited last week by Money Morning Global Resources Specialist Peter Krauth, 2013 should be...
Why Gold Prices Will Soar After the Dec. 12 FOMC Meeting
- By David Zeiler, Associate Editor, Money Morning - December 4, 2012
Decisions made at the Dec. 12 FOMC meeting could add as much as $2.2 trillion to the Fed's balance sheet over the next two years, which will turbocharge gold prices, silver prices and oil prices.
The FOMC is the select group within the Fed that sets monetary policy, such as...
Will Fiscal Cliff Talks Push Gold Prices to $1,800?
- By Deborah Baratz, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - November 30, 2012
Carlos Sanchez, director of asset management with CPM Group, said the longer investors have to wait for a deal, the more likely gold prices will rise.
He said to Kitco, "Uncertainty will...
Why Brazil Will Keep Buying Gold – and Driving Up the Price
- By Tony Daltorio, Contributing Writer, Money Morning - November 29, 2012
As a group, central banks will have bought about 500 tons of gold this year, the most in more than 40...
2013 Gold Price Forecast: Expect Gold to Deliver Another Record-Setting Year
- By Peter Krauth, Resource Specialist, Money Morning - November 28, 2012
During the last secular gold bull market in the 1970s, gold rose from $35 in 1968 all the way to $200 by late 1974.
Then the unthinkable happened. Between late 1974 and mid-1976, gold prices were cut in half, dropping from about $200 to $100.
At the time, many gold investors sold out in disgust, never to return.
But then a funny thing...