• 4 minutes England Running Out of Water?
  • 7 minutes Trump to Make Allies Pay More to Host US Bases
  • 10 minutes U.S. Shale Output may Start Dropping Next Year
  • 14 minutes Washington Eyes Crackdown On OPEC
  • 22 mins Tidal Power Closer to Commercialisation
  • 3 hours Why U.S. Growers Are Betting The Farm On Soybeans Amid China Trade War
  • 3 hours US-backed coup in Venezuela not so smooth
  • 2 hours Read: OPEC THREATENED TO KILL US SHALE
  • 1 day BATTLE ROYALE: Law of "Supply and Demand". vs. OPEC/Saudi Oil Cartel
  • 10 hours Fisker Announces 'Mass Market' Electric SUV
  • 3 hours Solar to Become World's Largest Power Source by 2050
  • 2 days Sounds Familiar: Netanyahu Tells Arab Citizens They’re Not Real Israelis
  • 2 days THE DEATH OF FOSSIL FUEL MARKETS
  • 1 day Biomass, Ethanol No Longer Green
  • 2 days Can OPEC CUT PRODUCTION FOREVER?
  • 2 days Boeing Faces Safety Questions After Second 737 Crash In Five Months

Metals / Gold

Is Gold is Making a Comeback?

Is Gold is Making a Comeback?

Jun 19, 2012 at 17:10 | Mad Hedge Fund Trader

One of my best calls of the year was to plead with readers to avoid gold like the plague, periodically dipping in on the short side only. The barbarous relic…

Gold Bugs - Keep An Eye On The Canadian Dollar To Keep Confidence

Gold Bugs - Keep An Eye On The Canadian Dollar To Keep Confidence

Apr 08, 2012 at 09:42 | Simit Patel

It hasn't been the best of days for the gold bug community (of which I am proud to be a member). While we did open 2012 at $1564 -- and…

Gold Producers on the Edge as Touareg Rebellion Forces Coup in Mali

Gold Producers on the Edge as Touareg Rebellion Forces Coup in Mali

Mar 25, 2012 at 10:27 | Jen Alic

Overrun by a Touareg separatist rebellion and an increasing threat from Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM), the government of Mali has been overthrown in a coup d’état by mutinous…

Have Gold Prices Finally Peaked?

Have Gold Prices Finally Peaked?

Sep 21, 2011 at 14:39 | Stuart Burns

Gold slipped below $1,800 per ounce last week as equities rallied in a burst of risk on investor enthusiasm. Does this spell the end of the bull run? The gold…

Don’t Count on Gold in a Downturn

Don’t Count on Gold in a Downturn

Aug 25, 2011 at 08:18 | Gail Tverberg

The way the price of gold keeps rising, a person might think that no matter what the downturn, gold would prove to be a good investment. I think that if…

Can we Expect a Sharp Correction in the Gold Price Before Year end?

Can we Expect a Sharp Correction in the Gold Price Before Year end?

Jul 29, 2011 at 07:18 | Stuart Burns

A review of the gold price written by Robin Bew, chief economist at HSBC Bank, proposes that the gold price is in danger of entering bubble territory and predicts a…

Negative Real Interest Rates Continue to Provide Gold With a Perfect Environment

Negative Real Interest Rates Continue to Provide Gold With a Perfect Environment

Jul 08, 2011 at 07:53 | Ronald Stoeferle

Inflation has never been the primary driver of the gold sector on its own. Given that gold, as is well known, does not pay interest, the real interest rates equal…

Excessive Structural Debt Suggests Further Appreciation of Gold

Excessive Structural Debt Suggests Further Appreciation of Gold

Jul 06, 2011 at 07:45 | Ronald Stoeferle

“Jesting is the third-best disguise. The second-best: sentimentality. But weirdly, the best and safest disguise is still the blatant, naked truth. Nobody will believe that.“ The debt of the USA…

Gold Experiencing a Renaissance as an Investment Class

Gold Experiencing a Renaissance as an Investment Class

Jul 05, 2011 at 09:18 | Ronald Stoeferle

The (financial) world is at the moment long in questions but short in answers. We believe that gold is one of the right answers in times of chronic uncertainty. It…

Recoverable Gold Resources to Run Out in 20 Years

Recoverable Gold Resources to Run Out in 20 Years

Jun 16, 2011 at 07:50 | Energy Digital

It seems we have been so caught up in the decline of oil reserves that another commodity—one that the mining industry has thrived on for centuries—is apparently even in more…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News