Gold

How Much Safer is Gold Over the U.S. Dollar?

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In today’s tumultuous times, we are hearing the cry to have more assets in gold to protect us even more loudly than usual. We need to always think first before we leap. On the face of it, it does seem to make sense to consider hedging against losing buying power with hard currencies such as […]

Gold ETF Frenzy Drives Gold to All-Time Highs

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Gold’s rally in 2011 was one for the ages, where the price reached $1,889 an ounce. Many wondered how long it would take us to get back there, but wonder no more. Gold isn’t always the best place to have your money, in spite of how so many people throw money into it blindly, paying […]

Using Gold to Hedge Against Stock Market Illness

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The stock market seems to be coming down with a virus right now, and while people aren’t that concerned about this one, we can still take a little medicine for these things. With the threat of the coronavirus in China increasing, it isn’t really that surprising that U.S. stocks are starting to come down with […]

Gold Breaks Through $1500 Again, Buoying Hopes

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While round numbers such as $1500 really isn’t that big of a deal, breaking trendlines certainly can be. Gold prices are looking like they are getting ready to move up again. You don’t see many people get excited about the price of gold going down, even though we can make plenty of money when it […]

Gold Breaks Out to Highest Level in 6 Years

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The stock market and gold often move in different directions, but both are well up for the year. Both markets have done very well in June as well. Gold is on a real run now. Back in the old days, investing in gold meant buying gold bullion and storing it. Gold has had a very […]

Gold Continues to Sink, Makes New Low For the Year

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While some observers have been recommending going long gold recently, the play was really dependent on its not breaking support. It has, and is now at a crossroads. Gold tends to do pretty well when the economy is slowing down, and this has prompted some analysts to recommend taking long positions in gold, to look […]