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Analysis Topic: Commodity Markets - Metals, Softs & Oils

The analysis published under this topic are as follows.

Commodities

Saturday, December 08, 2012

The Cause of Extreme Weather Events / Commodities / Climate Change

By: Richard_Mills

Over the last few months we have been witness to many extreme weather events - heat waves, Europe suffering from a severe cold snap, the worst in twenty five years, extreme flooding in Australia, Brazil and China, to drought in the U.S. Many say the cause is global warming, and lay the blame squarely on greenhouse gas emissions caused by human activity.

Are we, and our activities at fault? What can we look forward to if/as the earth continues to warm?

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Commodities

Saturday, December 08, 2012

Gold Confiscation Lessons from the 20th Century / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Adrian_Ash

Three nasty examples of how people lost the gold they owned...

TODAY'S chatter in the trading rooms says some gold owners fear a punitive US tax hike in New Year 2013, with the Obama government targeting precious-metal investors.

Hence this month's sell-off (or so the tittle-tattle says) – akin to the move by Japanese households to sell gold in late 2011 ahead of new reporting rules for precious-metals dealers.

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Commodities

Saturday, December 08, 2012

Gold and Silver Investments and the Rise of False Contrarian Gurus / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Dr_Jeff_Lewis

The typical technical analysis based stock-slinging newsletter is written by a contrarian who denies market manipulation and often ridicules those who attempt to discuss it seriously and rationally.

Furthermore, the degree of denial and hostility faced by proponents of market manipulation theories is usually directly proportional to the amount of evidence actually underpinning the issue.

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Commodities

Saturday, December 08, 2012

Silver Investment Opportunity Time is Slipping Away / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Dr_Jeff_Lewis

Everything has been distorted by the media.  Humanity may no longer believe that the sun revolves around the earth, but some people still think that they can control nature.

Nevertheless, with all the truly breathtaking science that has resulted in great social progress and technological advancement, the mass distortions in perception caused by propaganda — including illegal, unethical and immoral media intervention — will resolve itself eventually.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

The Next Stage of America's Rise to Energy Dominance / Commodities / Natural Gas

By: DailyWealth

By Porter Stansberry:

An incredible shift in the global energy markets is going on right now... and it's about to make the United States the world's most important producer of oil and natural gas.
 
Most people don't realize it, of course. Americans are used to thinking of our country as dependent on shaky, hostile nations for our energy needs.
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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Gold ‘Storm’ - Price Could Rise Sharply Next Week On Fed Say UBS and Nomura / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: GoldCore

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,697.00, EUR 1,312.55, and GBP 1,058.71 per ounce.  Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,693.00, EUR 1,295.14, and GBP 1,050.77 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.89/oz, €25.54/oz and £20.62/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,599.50/oz, palladium at $684.00/oz and rhodium at $1,045/oz.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Gold Cycle Is Hitting Critical Point In Gold & Silver / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2013

By: GoldSilverWorlds

It’s decision time on the Gold Cycles, we’re down to the business end and the action is about to reveal exactly where Gold is heading in the near future.  I believe that gold over the next 4 sessions will reveal where it’s headed over the next 4 months.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Gold Stocks Secondary Bottom Soon, Bullish Trend 2013 / Commodities / Gold and Silver Stocks 2013

By: Jordan_Roy_Byrne

I have to admit, I never saw the gold stocks correcting this much. After making a textbook double bottom and registering very strong momentum readings, I expected a relatively tame October correction to be followed by another leg higher into year end. I thought GDX would bottom at $49. Obviously I was wrong on all counts. It’s difficult to make predictions when they are about the future. Kidding aside, forecasts are only a guide or a potential road-map. No one can predict the future. However, we can assess risk, reward and probabilities. We think the current probabilities favor a secondary bottom in the gold stocks and very soon the risk/reward dynamic will be heavily in favor of longs.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Junior Gold Mining Sector Distressing for Investors / Commodities / Gold and Silver Stocks 2013

By: Bob_Kirtley

The theme running our mailbag this morning was one of distress as various investment strategies based around the performance of the junior gold mining sector appear not to be working out as planned. We will take a quick look at the GDXJ to see if we can discern any trends that may help us position our hard earned cash for future growth.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Gold, True Safe Havens Needed as Fed Monetizes Uncle Sam / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Eric_McWhinnie

A financial safe haven is generally an instrument that is expected to hold or increase its value in the face of market turbulence. It is used by investors to reduce exposure to declines resulting from downturns in the market or economy. What is considered a safe haven can change depending on market conditions, but a few asset classes typically come to mind. In the current financial landscape, there is a growing need for true safe havens.

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Commodities

Friday, December 07, 2012

Can Gold Keep Its Luster in 2013? / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2013

By: Clif_Droke

Gold took a double hit recently based partly on a news item from the rumor mill that a large fund in Asia was selling to "run the stops."

"The sale looks like a carefully crafted trade prepped and successfully executed by a well known $14b US fund," according to one source. "Prior to the sale there had been an unusually large purchase of gold 'puts' - a leveraged options play that profits from a downward spike in prices. There had also been some early selling on the overnight electronic platform presumably to test the waters before the big guns fired a devastating salvo."

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Why did Central Banks Stop Selling Gold? / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Julian_DW_Phillips

In 2009 the signatories of the Central Bank gold Agreement effectively stopped selling gold. This was just after signing the third Central Bank Gold Agreement which lasts until September 26th 2014. Why?

In 1999, the first of such agreements was signed by the U.K. and was called the Washington Agreement. It received the tacit blessing of the U.S.A. and Japan. This was followed by the signing of the Central Bank Gold Agreement, which ran from 27th September 2004 to the 26th September 2009. Ostensibly to accommodate the I.M.F.'s sale of 403 tonnes of gold on their own books, a third Central Bank Gold Agreement was signed to run from the 27th September 2009 to the 26th September 2014. Apart from the up-to 7 tonnes year of gold sales by Germany's central bank for the minting of gold coins, there have been virtually no sales of gold from the original signatories of their gold. In fact the previously announced sales (going back to the turn of the century) have not been fulfilled completely, even now. Once the I.M.F. completed their sales of gold, the absence of the developed world's central banks from the sale side of gold spoke volumes! How?

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Gold: The Hidden Dangers? / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: MarketShadows

Courtesy of Dr. Paul Price : Extensive money printing (QE programs) have had many traders stocking up on Gold via ETFs, ETNs, physical coins & bars and through shares of precious metal mining companies. This urge to own hard assets in a soft money environment makes sense on an intuitive basis.

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Investors Ditching Before the Fiscal Cliff / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Peter_Schiff

Turn on the TV and this is what you'll hear: The US budget is heading for a fiscal cliff. If a deal isn't reaching in Congress by the end of this year, a combination of automatic tax hikes and budget cuts will sink America into economic depression. There is no escape.

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

How Will I Know When To Sell My Gold? / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2013

By: DeviantInvestor

NEVER sell your gold because you want to hold it for the rest of your life and pass it on to your grandchildren.

Or

Sell your gold NOW (big mistake – my opinion) if you believe that gold is in a bubble or never should have been bought (as per “gold-bashers” Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger).

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

"Mystery Gold Seller" Spied in Asia / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Adrian_Ash

The GOLD PRICE traded in a narrow range around $1691 per ounce Thursday morning in London, rising slightly from yesterday's 1-month low.

Asian and European stock markets also ticked higher, as did US Treasury bonds.

Silver rallied to $32.78 per ounce after losing nearly 3% this week so far, but commodities more broadly slipped again.

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Commodities

Thursday, December 06, 2012

Gold Set to Return to Run of Records in 2013 / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2013

By: GoldCore

Today’s AM fix was USD 1,693.00, EUR 1,295.14, and GBP 1,050.77 per ounce.
Yesterday’s AM fix was USD 1,703.00, EUR 1,300.79, and GBP 1,057.90 per ounce.

Silver is trading at $32.73/oz, €25.15/oz and £20.40/oz. Platinum is trading at $1,586.00/oz, palladium at $680.00/oz and rhodium at $1,045/oz.

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Commodities

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

Pent-Up Potential for Gold and Silver in 2013 / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2013

By: The_Gold_Report

 

Debt, not the fiscal cliff, is what concerns Jason Hamlin, publisher of the Gold Stock Bull newsletter, and if his prediction of a split in the EU comes to pass, it will bolster the case for gold equities. He shares his preference for royalty streamers and prospect generators in the gold space and explains his attraction to graphite in this Gold Report interview.

 

TGR: Jason, you recently told your Gold Stock Bull readers that you had sold some equities. What were your reasons for selling?

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Commodities

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

Gold Should Be Nearing A Major Bottom / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: David_Banister

The recent rally in Gold took the metal from the 1620’s to roughly 1800 per ounce before the ensuing corrective action began. Back around October 20th we warned our readers about a likely “ wave 2” correction in Gold and we had several reasons for that warnings. One of the biggest concerns we had was that the sentiment surveys were running very hot at the time. The percentage of professional advisors polled that were bullish on GOLD was 88%, with 7% neutral and only 7% bearish. Elliott Wave Theory is the foundation of our work, though we are sure to mix in other clues and elements to “fact check” our reads. When you see sentiment readings that high, coupled with a $180 rally leading up to those readings, you can begin to look for clues of a top.

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Commodities

Wednesday, December 05, 2012

Is a Global Gold Supply Crunch Forming? / Commodities / Gold and Silver 2012

By: Jeff_Clark

A number of market analysts and gold-industry insiders are warning about a possible shortage of gold supply. Barrick CEO Jamie Sokalsky recently stated that since gold production is inelastic (i.e., insensitive to price changes) there will be a very limited increase in supply from gold producers, even during sharp increases in the gold price. Rick Rule, a billionaire and avid gold investor, pointed out that while we're seeing spectacular demand, a number of issues will make supply very tight in the future, especially among retailers.

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