Frankly, it's crazy.
By all accounts, gold has resumed its secular bull market after four and a half long, long years in correction mode.
The funny thing is… you wouldn't know it judging by the "mood" of the market.
Here's what I mean: The average American has, at least until very recently, given up on precious metals.
You couldn't even charitably call coin sales "mediocre."
January sales of U.S. Mint American Eagle gold coins were down 50.2% from the same month last year. Sales were halved, from 117,500 to 58,000. For all of 2017, full-year sales of silver and gold American Eagle coins hit their lowest levels in 10 years.
Gold stocks have fared even worse. And with major stock indexes trading near all-time highs, it's easy to see how gold may be losing its luster for mainstream investors. Sentiment is very negative as the miners have struggled to gain traction.
But those armed with facts, strong research, and foresight are able to see a tremendous opportunity forming in a small subsector of the gold market.
There's a rare anomaly taking shape at this very minute – one that offers incredible profits.
There's millions in upside lying on the table. It's the easiest thing in the world, then, to walk up and take it while millions of other investors are looking the other way…
About the Author
Peter Krauth is the Resource Specialist for Money Map Press and has contributed some of the most popular and highly regarded investing articles on Money Morning. Peter is headquartered in resource-rich Canada, but he travels around the world to dig up the very best profit opportunity, whether it's in gold, silver, oil, coal, or even potash.