Gold Rallies To A Five Month High On Fear

Gold futures rallied Friday to their highest finish in five weeks, notching a weekly gain of almost 3%, as the threat of a looming trade war between the U.S. and China intensified. “Gold’s gains feel unexpected, but considering the growing volatility in the equity...
Should You Invest In Physical Gold Or An ETF?

Should You Invest In Physical Gold Or An ETF?

By John Anderson Should you be buying physical gold, or an ETF that tracks gold? Gold is an investment that everyone should have some exposure two. The basic idea here is that holding an ETF enables one to get exposure to the price of gold without having to possess...

Barrick Gold: What Now?

Barrick Gold (ABX) has just reported a much anticipated quarter. In this column we review the highlights of the company’s performance, its strategic framework, as well as 2018 projections. 2017 key results In 2017, Barrick generated operating cash flow of $2.07...

Gold And Tax Reform

Gold and tax reform need to be considered. The Federal Reserve raised rates for the third time in 2017 following the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting on December 12. Since 2015, gold has established a year end pattern where it becomes oversold ahead of the...

Cryptocurrency Driving Silver Demand

There will always be demand for silver (NYSE:SLV) because aside from silver being a precious metal, it also has many industrial and technological applications. Therefore, there will always be some level of demand, but such demand has risen significantly as the economy...