gold prices

Federal Reserve, U.S. Dollar: 2 Factors Supporting Higher Gold Prices

By Thursday, March 26, 2015

Gold PricesI am looking at two factors to see where gold prices are headed next: the Federal Reserve’s actions and the U.S. dollar. They are unanimously pointing toward the upside.
Let me explain…
Price of Gold and Federal Reserve’s Interest Rates Decision… Read More
On March 18, the Federal Reserve provided guidance on what it will do regarding interest rates. It is adamant that interest rates will rise. Fourteen members of the Federal

Top 4 Gold Stocks in 2015

By Thursday, March 19, 2015

Top Gold StocksWith gold prices beaten down, now might be a great time to look at undervalued gold stocks.
Gold Prices Under Pressure
After a meteoric rise to $1,923 per ounce, gold prices have come under serious pressure. Currently trading near $1,150 an ounce, gold prices are being held back by “improving” economic indicators, low interest rates, and record stock market levels.
While investors like to strike when the iron is hot,… Read More

How I Proved a Gold Bear Wrong About Gold Prices in 2015

By Thursday, March 19, 2015

Bullish gold outlookRecently, I had an interesting conversation with my friend about the current situation surrounding gold prices. He argued gold investments were a drain on your capital; I argued that gold is the next big trade.
My Friend’s Bearish Gold Outlook
“How can you be so bullish on gold?” asked a friend of mine I met with over the weekend. He argued, “There’s no inflation whatsoever, interest rates in the U.S…. Read More

Why Supply/Demand Equation Will Push Up Gold Prices in 2015

By Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Rising gold pricesHave you looked at the financial headlines regarding gold bullion recently? They are not very optimistic; in many cases, they are downright negative on gold prices. Big investment houses are bashing gold bullion, too.
Recently, UBS lowered its forecast on gold prices, saying in a report, “Within a three-month time-frame, we expect the precious metals complex to come under pressure mainly on the back of gold as market participants anticipate… Read More

Gold Prices Under $1,200 an Investment Opportunity for Gold Bulls

By Thursday, March 12, 2015

Current Gold PricesGold prices have fallen below $1,200 an ounce and negative sentiment continues to increase. The news keeps claiming gold prices will go down further and “funds” are building up short positions. But I’m not worried. In fact, I am more bullish on gold prices now than ever before.
Why? I believe these low gold prices are presenting a solid opportunity for long-term investors.
Mark my words: in times of great… Read More

Gold Price Forecast for 2015: Positive Gold Outlook Ahead

By Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Gold PriceThe gold outlook for 2015 has, so far, been dull, but considering external factors, things could turn around for gold prices in 2015.
Economic Drivers Affecting Gold Price Forecast for 2015… Read More
Between 2001 and 2011, the price of gold soared more than 600% to $1,923 per ounce. Despite the poor performance of gold since then (trading near $1,200), economic and supply/demand factors suggest a bullish gold price forecast for 2015,

Mining Sector Improving: Why Investors Should Start Paying Attention

By Thursday, March 5, 2015

Bullish on Precious Metals After PDAC Over the past two days, I have been attending a convention hosted by the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. This is one of the world’s biggest events where mining industry experts and associations meet and talk about exploration and development opportunities across the globe. Mining companies also showcase their projects here each year. Attendees can meet firms that provide services to mining companies as… Read More

Why Gold Demand and Supply Foretell Higher Prices Ahead

By Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Gold Prices Cycle DownJust as the stock market moving higher on historically high valuations is mind-boggling, suppressed gold prices aren’t making much sense either.
Demand for gold is increasing, while supply is contracting—a perfect recipe for higher gold prices. But despite the demand/supply equations that all things on earth are priced by, gold prices remain flat.
Manipulation? Certainly looks like it at times. But understand this: markets can be manipulated for only so… Read More

Mining Companies Setting Up to Provide Massive Returns?

By Thursday, February 26, 2015

Mining Companies Set Massive ReturnsThe amount of pessimism towards gold companies is severe. If you have been listening to the mainstream financial outlets, you may be convinced by now that they are the worst investment you can add to your portfolio. But I disagree with this notion. In fact, I believe mining companies are setting up to provide investors with solid returns in the long-term.
As it stands, I see three reasons to at… Read More

Depressed Silver Prices Presenting Bigger Opportunity Than Gold?

By Friday, February 20, 2015

Silver Prices Presenting Bigger Opportunity Than GoldAs prices for silver and gold started falling in 2013, my prediction was that lower prices for the precious metals would cause miners to cut back on the exploration and development of new mines, eventually stunting supply. And that is exactly what has happened. In the case of silver, the cutback on supply has been significant.
Production of silver from mines in Canada, a major silver-producing country, is collapsing.
In… Read More