In Praise of Rurality and Precious Metals

Source: Michael Ballanger for Streetwise Reports   03/29/2021 Sector expert Michael Ballanger sings the praises of rural life and of two of his holdings, Getchell Gold and Norseman Silver. In early January, I decided that the extra pounds I was carrying around was a definitive mortality check for any sexagenarian lucky enough to be in generally […]

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What Biden’s Big Infrastructure Push Means for Silver

The federal government is spending and redistributing newly created cash so rapidly, it’s becoming difficult to keep track of which trillions are going where. This week, President Joe Biden will pitch a $3 trillion “green” infrastructure package. That’s on top of the $1.9 trillion economic “relief” bill he recently signed into law. Next month, Biden […]

Outlook Improving for Gold and Resource Companies

Source: Adrian Day for Streetwise Reports   03/25/2021 Money manager Adrian Day provides brief updates for a few of the companies he follows in the aftermath of conference calls with management. Fortuna Silver Mines Inc. (FSM:NYSE; FVI:TSX; FVI:BVL; F4S:FSE, US$7.26) provided additional insights to its last quarter and last year results in a conference call. For […]

Acquisition to Boost Explorer’s Holdings 33% for ‘Impressive Total Land Position’ in Quebec

Source: Streetwise Reports   03/25/2021 Troilus Gold’s acquisition of UrbanGold and how the addition of its property in the Frôtet-Evans Greenstone Belt benefits the explorer are addressed in a Laurentian Bank Securities report. In a March 23 research note, Laurentian Bank Securities analyst Jacques Wortman reported that Troilus Gold Corp. (TLG:TSX; CHXMF:OTCQB) entered a definitive agreement […]

Audio Alert: Fed Vows Loose Money Experiment to Continue

Welcome to this week’s Market Wrap Podcast, I’m Mike Gleason. Precious metals markets are struggling against the headwind of a rising U.S. dollar this week. The dollar index broke out to a four-month high on Thursday. Neither a much-awaited fall in bond yields nor dovish remarks from Federal Reserve officials dissuaded currency traders from buying […]

Helicopter Money Vs. Gold

Source: Peter Krauth for Streetwise Reports   03/24/2021 Peter Krauth, editor of Gold Resource Investor, looks at the Fed’s actions and what they augur for gold. This week Fed Reserve Chair Jerome Powell spoke at the “Innovation Summit” hosted by the Bank for International Settlements. During his talk, he dissed Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies saying they were […]

Bank of England formally refuses gold leasing questions

A few financial journalists and market analysts lately have noted the seemingly anomalous and counterintuitive behavior of the price of gold, which has fallen amid the greatest burst of money creation in history and the explosion of commodity prices. For example, see “What Happened to Gold?” by Michael Batnick of Ritholtz Wealth Management on February […]