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Usually low inflation is bad news for gold prices. But according to one analyst, the economy’s recent bout of deflation could actually be bullish for precious metals. Gold prices are soaring. Year-to-date, the yellow metal is up more than seven percent. The move is unexpected, given most analysts…

Last week we heard that the Bank of Japan became the fourth major central bank to embark on the path of the unknown world of negative interest rate policies. The goal of a negative interest rate policy is to boost lending by commercial banks, which in turn is…

William Middelkoop: Gold Prices Could Hit $8,000 The man who correctly predicted the recent crash in the U.S. housing market is now making a wild prediction on gold prices. Famous economist and fund manager, Willem Middelkoop is predicting that gold prices could jump to $8,000. Known for his…

Central Banks Bullish for Gold Prices Think long-term and global when looking at gold prices. The yellow precious metal could be worth much more than it is today. In fact, $5,000-an-ounce gold doesn’t seem like an irrational idea in 10 years. To see where gold prices will go…

This Is a Big Deal for Gold Prices If you want to know where gold prices are going, then look at the demand. It suggests the precious metal could see a massive move to the upside and it could happen sooner than later. Saying the least, buyers are…

This Could Send Gold Prices Soaring While the Chinese market crash has spooked equity investors, one group is rejoicing. Gold bugs. The recent global market upheavals put a firm bid under gold prices. The question is this: is it just a dead cat bounce or a real gold…

Here’s One Reason Why Gold Prices Could Soar If you are wondering where gold prices are going next, then just look at what central banks are doing. Their actions suggest the yellow precious metal could soar big-time—a move like the one seen after 2008 and 2009 shouldn’t be…

So far in 2016, gold prices are up 3.4%. Meanwhile, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is down 7.7%. Don’t be surprised if this trend (gold prices moving higher, stocks moving lower) continues throughout the year, with gold prices ending 2016 much higher than they are today. Dow-to-Gold Multiple…

What You Really Need to Know About Gold Prices One of the major factors keeping gold prices suppressed these days are inflation expectations moving forward. With this, investors are concerned the yellow precious metal may not even be worth a first glance. Without studying all the details, please…

Should You Invest in Gold? Uncle Joe is new to investing. He hears that the international markets are in trouble. Everybody keeps telling him not to invest in the markets until the turbulence settles. His biggest fear is losing all of his money to a bank run, should…

As the saying goes, “even paranoids have enemies.” Regardless of whether the bizarre bear market in gold prices that began in 2011 was manipulated, it now seems undisputed that, once the momentum and “algo” traders twigged to it, it became the safest short of the decade. Whether you…

Gold Prices Are Being Manipulated, Insider Manipulation in the gold pits? It is a topic that makes everyone uncomfortable. Those who espouse this theory are uncomfortable because they cannot readily find a forum willing to discuss it and those who reject the notion are uncomfortable because a growing…

While gold prices trade near a five-year low, central banks around the world are snapping up the precious metal. Between June and September of this year, the People’s Bank of China (China’s central bank) added 654 tonnes of gold bullion to its reserves. (Source: Reuters, November 30, 2015.)…

How to Pick Top Gold Stocks for 2016? Going into next year, gold prices are expected to perform better. With this, gold mining companies could really provide solid returns. In the following slides, we have identified the top 10 gold stocks to watch for 2016. When looking at…

Silver Prices Could Be Poised to Skyrocket Although silver prices have been down in the dumps lately, there are some positive signs for the silver bugs. Anyone interested in silver investing should pay attention to this incredible indicator that’s predicted huge gains for silver prices in the past.…

Gold Prices Rally Despite Fed Pitching Higher Rates Gold prices rallied more than one percent on Thursday, November 19, after falling to six-year lows. After the Federal Reserve released the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting minutes, it was anticipated that the yellow precious metal could fall further.…

Gold Prices: Investors Nervous Regarding Federal Reserve and U.S. Dollar After hitting their lowest levels since early 2010 a day earlier, gold prices are finding support in early trading on Thursday, November 19. One of the reasons investors sold the precious metal is that on November 18, the…

Higher Gold Prices Ahead; Gold Miners Say So... The negativity towards gold prices remains extreme, but this may only be the case for the short-term. For those who are focused on the long-term prospects, it seems gold prices may have a huge “sale” sign stuck on them. To…

Gold Prices Fall as U.S. Rate Hike Eyed On Tuesday, November 17, spot gold prices declined to a five-year low, closing at $1,069.30 an ounce. The last time gold prices traded this low was in February of 2010. The reasons for selling gold remain the same: the dollar…