Tag: Silver investing

Spectacular Commodity Gains In February!

March 5, 2014 | By | Reply More
Spectacular Commodity Gains In February!

February has come to a close.  And that means it’s the perfect time to recap the biggest commodity gainers and decliners over the past month. First, let’s start with some of the biggest gainers… Coffee As loyal readers know, I’ve talked a lot about this commodity lately.  Brazilian drought fears have investors pushing coffee into […]

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Commodity Stocks: Odyssey Marine Exploration (OMEX)…

October 23, 2013 | By | Reply More
Commodity Stocks: Odyssey Marine Exploration (OMEX)…

Remember those childhood dreams of being a treasure hunter?  You know, gallivanting the globe like Indiana Jones in search of buried riches? Well here’s a company doing just that… Odyssey Marine Exploration (OMEX) is a Tampa, Florida-based ocean exploration company specializing in locating historic shipwrecks.  According to Odyssey President Mark Gordon, the world’s oceans are […]

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Should You Follow Rogers, Faber, And Schiff Into Commodities?

September 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Should You Follow Rogers, Faber, And Schiff Into Commodities?

After a dismal first half of the year, investors have been getting wary of commodities.  After all, at one point gold was down 28% on the year, silver was down 40%, and a slew of other hard assets performed as if they simply weren’t needed anymore. My how times have changed… In just a few […]

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Precious Metals Rebound- Will The Rally Have Legs?

August 16, 2013 | By | Reply More
Precious Metals Rebound- Will The Rally Have Legs?

Yesterday was a huge day for the precious metals complex.  Not only were gold and silver higher by 2% and 5% respectively, but platinum, palladium, and copper all shot higher as well.   Without a doubt, it was the best day for metals in months. What sent them surging? China’s National Bureau of Statistics released important […]

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Commodity Trading: Bernanke Yanks The Rug From Underneath The Markets

June 24, 2013 | By | Reply More
Commodity Trading: Bernanke Yanks The Rug From Underneath The Markets

What a mess… Last week was a train wreck for commodities.  Trading screens were filled with red as investors reacted to Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke’s Wednesday press conference. Of course, not only were commodities sent sharply lower, but equities followed suit with huge losses of their own. What happened? In a nutshell, Bernanke told investors […]

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Another Fed Surprise… What Does It Mean For Commodities?

December 14, 2012 | By | Reply More
Another Fed Surprise… What Does It Mean For Commodities?

Once again, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke has the markets in a tizzy… His surprise Wednesday announcement that the US central bank will link interest rates with numerical unemployment and inflation targets left economists with their jaws on the floor. Why’s Bernanke’s statement such a big deal? The Fed’s new policy assures interest rates will […]

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Don’t Fear The Precious Metals Pullback!

November 2, 2012 | By | Reply More
Don’t Fear The Precious Metals Pullback!

Hear that? It’s the sound of gold bugs pulling their hair out. After a strong performance in August and September, gold’s struggled mightily in recent weeks.  In fact, the yellow metal is falling below $1,700 an ounce this morning… a 5% drop from the recent multi-month highs of $1,790. The same goes for silver.  The […]

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The Only Silver ‘Mining’ Stock You’ll Ever Need To Buy…

August 31, 2012 | By | Reply More
The Only Silver ‘Mining’ Stock You’ll Ever Need To Buy…

Last week’s silver rally is raising a lot of eyebrows in the commodities world.  After all, it was just a few short weeks ago that bears ruled the tape.  The precious metal was trading near 52-week lows with no signs of life on August 17th. All I can say is… what a difference a week […]

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Precious Metals Are Going Bonkers… Here’s How You Profit!

August 24, 2012 | By | Reply More
Precious Metals Are Going Bonkers… Here’s How You Profit!

Like it or not, the Federal Reserve is about to drop another money bomb on the US economy.  When the Fed’s meeting notes were released on Wednesday, investors found some very interesting language… “Participants exchanged views on the likely benefits and costs of a new large-scale asset purchase program.  Many participants expected that such a […]

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Silver Rally: What’s Going On?

January 27, 2012 | By | Reply More
Silver Rally:  What’s Going On?

Have you noticed the trading action in silver lately? The white metal is kicking off 2012 with a bang.  In fact, it’s up 24% since the start of the year.  That’s a sweet short-term rally no matter how you slice it. What’s going on?  Why are investors suddenly so interested in silver again? After all, […]

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