Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 MST

Monthly Archives: January 2008

Silver in surplus? Does it matter?

Yesterday, when we emailed the mineweb.com’s article Silver supply seen as in surplus to our Articles of Interest list, I suspected we’d get comments from investors who objected to our “spreading negative information about silver.” Right I was. The article was a summary of the second issue of The Silver Book, which was compiled by

How to sink America

As this is written, gold is trading at about $924 and silver $16.60, posting decades-high prices. Meanwhile, the dollar is suffering on the FOREX markets. Much of the blame for the dollar’s woes, and the reason for the metals’ climbs, is laid at the feet of the subprime lenders, the subprime mess having been spread

Ron Paul II

In my December 12, 2007 article Only Ron Paul, I asserted that of the presidential candidates only Ron Paul had the economic understanding to deal with the subprime mess. Now, I present more evidence that Ron Paul is the man to deal with the impending recession. The medicine, however, would be bitter, but the results

GAO head reveals just how bad our fiscal situation is

Most gold and silver investors are drawn to the metals because of concerns about the dollar. But, do most gold and silver investors know just how bad the financial situation really is for the United States government? Probably not, says David Walker, the Comptroller General of the United States and head of the General Accountability