Gold finished Friday up +5.70 to 1230.00 on heavy volume, silver was up +0.13 to 19.52 on moderately heavy volume.  The gold/silver ratio dropped -0.13 to 63.01.  GDX was down -0.05% on light volume, while GDXJ was down -0.95% on heavy volume, making a new year low.  Intraday gold set a new low of 1...

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December 6, 2013 11:23:45 AM MST

There Is Too Little Gold in the West

Western central banks have tried to shake off the constraints of gold for a long time, which has created enormous difficulties for them. They have generally succeeded in managing opinion in the developed nations but been demonstrably unsuccessful in the lesser-developed world, particularly in Asia. ...

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Gold finished Friday up +14.00 to 1251.40 on light volume, silver was up +0.42 to 20.00 also on light volume.  The gold/silver ratio dropped -0.61 to 62.57.  GDX was up +2.16%, while GDXJ was up +3.5%.  Although volume was light because of the half-day of trading in the US, it all looked good today....

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Gold finished Friday up +0.70 to 1242.40 on moderate volume, silver was down -0.14 to 19.82 on moderate volume.  The gold/silver ratio rose +0.47 to 62.70.  Gold traded sideways within a tight trading range.  Silver sold off modestly all day long.  GDX also sold off all day, dropping -1.24% on light...

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November 16, 2013 3:54:07 PM MST

Gold & Silver Weekly Recap: Cross-currents galore

Gold finished Friday up +2.80 to 1289.60 on light volume,  silver was up +0.02 to 20.77 on light volume.  The gold/silver ratio rose +0.02 to 62.09.  Gold traded down slightly in europe but rallied modestly in NY and climbed higher into the close.  Silver followed gold, but looked weaker.  GDX sold ...

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November 9, 2013 12:38:40 PM MST

Gold & Silver Weekly Recap: Miners & Metals Diverge

Gold finished Friday down -18.20 to 1289.00 on heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.16 to 21.50 also on heavy volume.  The gold/silver ratio dropped -0.40 to 59.95.  Gold traded sideways right up until the Nonfarm Payrolls report at 0830 EDT (unexpectedly good news for payrolls: good economic news ...

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Gold finished Friday down -7.20 to 1315.30 on 1352.50 on moderately heavy volume, while silver dropped -0.05 to 21.86 on moderate volume.  The gold/silver ratio dropped -0.21 to 60.17.  Gold was sold starting in the afternoon in asia through mid-day in NY, being particularly hard-hit after the 1000 ...

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Gold finished Friday up +6.20 to 1352.50 on moderate volume, while silver dropped -0.12 to 22.59 also on moderate volume.  The gold/silver ratio rose +0.59 to 59.87.  After being sold in asia down to 1335, gold rallied during the NY session to a new high of 1356.40, which it mostly held into the clo...

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October 25, 2013 10:53:43 AM MDT

Peak Prosperity: The Fed Can Only Fail

The basic predicament we are in is that the current crop of leaders in the halls of monetary and political power do not appear to understand the dimensions of our situation.

The mind-boggling part about all this is that it's not really all that hard to grasp.

Our collective predicament is simply this:...

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Gold finished Friday down -3.70 to 1316.10 on light volume, while silver was up +0.05 to 21.92 also on light volume.  After the big move Thursday, gold and silver seemed content to track mostly sideways within a narrow range.  Miners were off slightly; GDX down -0.49% GDXJ down -1.31%, both on light...

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