Thursday, September 21st, 2017 MST

High-Tech analyst bullish on gold

Nothing could be further apart than the high-tech industry and gold.  The high-tech industry didn’t come about until the development of the computer.  Gold has been with us for thousands of years. Fred Hickey, editor and publisher of The High-Tech Strategist, recently turned bullish on gold.   His reasons include fundamentals (production and  supply/demand) and central

Gold, silver hammered

Gold and silver prices were hammered this morning, gold down $20 at its low, silver down $.60. Both recovered only slightly. It is no coincidence that the metals dropped in what is one of the slowest commodities trading days of the year, tomorrow being the 4th of July with most bullion house traders in the

Seasonal graph says it’s time to buy silver

It is always difficult to know when to invest. However, the graph provides guidelines for silver investors. The graph is seasonal, based on thirty years’ silver prices. January’s first trading day close is adjusted to 100, and subsequent prices are adjusted accordingly. As can be seen, on the average, early January is the best time

Don’t miss this opportunity to buy old US gold coins

Old US gold coins should be gold investors first choices because they now sell at premiums  comparable to 1-oz American Gold Eagles.  Historically, old US gold coins have carried huge premiums, sometimes as high as 40%.  Now, they’re selling at 4% to 6% premiums over the value of their gold content. As this precious metals

Time to buy old US gold coins

For only the second time in 44 years, I’m recommending old US gold coins.  The other time was in the 1990s. $20 Libertys and St. Gaudens now are priced competitively with 1-oz American Gold Eagles, the world’s most popular gold bullion coins.  This in on a per ounce basis! The better grade coins carry slightly