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COT: US Dollar, 10YR bets rise. Gold, Crude Oil, Silver bets drop sharply

By Here is a short summary and this week’s links (below) to the latest Commitment of Traders changes. – Speculators slightly boosted USD bullish bets last week – WTI crude oil speculator bets have fallen 2 weeks and by over -50,000 contracts – The 10-year note speculators added to bullish bets for 2nd week, […]

Gold & Silver Rebound; Jim Rickards: Dollar to Become “Local Currency of the U.S.”

By Money Metals News Service Welcome to this week’s Market Wrap Podcast, I’m Mike Gleason. Coming up we’ll hear part one of an amazing two-part interview with Jim Rickards, author of Currency Wars, The New Case for Gold and The Road to Ruin. Jim shares his insights on the Fed’s supposed plan to unwind its […]

Junior Miner Cracks a Strategic Tough Nut in British Columbia

By The Gold Report Source: The Gold Report   06/21/2017 The acquisition of the Toughnut Project in British Columbia would provide strategic access to the Silver King Shear Zone adjacent to the explorer’s existing properties. Prize Mining Corp. (PRZ:TSX.V), a junior miner that holds the Kena-Daylight project in southeastern British Columbia, just announced that it has […]

Friday Charts: Amazon, Oil and the World’s Fastest Wireless Network

By More proof that Amazon’s latest move isn’t about groceries. The truth about oil prices. This is the next trend in big data. Also recommended: Unimaginable power in a tablespoon of liquid. It’s Friday in the Wall Street Daily nation. For the neophytes in our ranks, that means it’s time to break free from […]

Options Trading With the Calendar spread

Calendar spreads, also known as time spreads, are one of the most useful options strategies. They allow traders to make directionally-biased trades at a lower cost basis than with outright purchases of puts or calls. This type of strategy is a market neutral strategy for seasoned options traders that anticipate different levels of volatility in […]

Good News Pouring In for a British Columbia Miner

By The Gold Report Source: The Gold Report   06/22/2017 Once again analysts are talking about this British Columbia mining company that just announced its first gold pour. In a June 21 press release, Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG:TSX; PVG:NYSE) announced its 100% owned Brucejack Mine had its first gold pour and “that the flotation and gravity […]

Gold and Silver Are “Asymmetric” Trades

By Money Metals News Service An asymmetric trade is a situation where investing a relatively small amount of money holds the potential of yielding a profit many times the amount of the original sum at risk. In other words, where the risk to reward is skewed massively in the direction of reward. This took place […]

RUSSIA vs. USA: Where’s The Gold?

By Money Metals News Service As the United States continues to push towards a military conflict with Russia, there will likely be no real winner when the dust settles. However, if we compare the these two superpowers in the current “gold market”, the Russians are the clear winners. While the U.S. has been (secretly) liquidating […]

Newton’s Curse Puts Investors at Risk

By The market’s best-performing asset class. When the law of gravity hits the market. The easiest way to survive a stock meltdown. Also recommended: Mystery element gaining notoriety. Stocks have outperformed nearly every asset class since the 1920s. And that outperformance only improves when you focus on recent history. Since the rally began just […]

Markets lost faith in OPEC, oil falls deeper into bearish territory

Article by ForexTime The continuous fall in oil prices has driven risk-off sentiments across all asset classes. U.S. stocks closed mostly lower on Wednesday despite the unexpected rise in home resales. The U.S. Treasury yield curve flattened further to almost a decade low ignoring the Fed policymaker’s hawkish statements. Meanwhile, commodity currencies felt most of […]

Fast-Growing Pharma Company Prepares to Launch OTC Nasal Spray

By The Life Science Report Source: The Life Sciences Report   06/21/2017 A San Diego-based pharmaceutical company that focuses on over-the-counter medications reported strong Q1/17 results and expects to begin marketing a nasal spray by the end of the year. Innovus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (INNV:OTCQB), a rapidly growing, San Diego-based pharmaceutical company that focuses on over-the-counter (OTC) […]

Dollar Update

By The Gold Report Source: The U.S. dollar has held up better than expected, says technical analyst Clive Maund, as he discusses its downside potential. While the dollar has held up better than expected in the recent article “The Sun Rises on the Precious Metals Sector” in that it has not continued to drop, it […]

Quebec Explorer Raises $4M, Welcomes Eric Sprott And Osisko Mining as Significant Shareholders

By The Gold Report Source: Exploration on its Quebec property is up next for this junior after raising money from some prominent players, says The Critical Investor in this company update. After compiling, interpreting and modelling all available data and surveys, and defining targets, Genesis Metals Corp. (GIS:TSX.V; GGISF:OTC) needed cash to advance their flagship […]

“Cheat Code” to Riches: The Best Way to Profit from the Semiconductor Industry

By Ignore the hyperbole surrounding tech’s demise. One corner of the market boasts untapped potential. Four-letter ticker symbol included below. Also recommended: Meet oil’s permanent replacement… Tech Tantrum… Tech Wreck… Tech Tank… If you follow stocks, you’ve seen one or more of these clever terms to describe the steep sell-off in technology names last […]

Gaps in the Forex Market

By Admiral Markets Dear traders, Gaps are common in the Forex market because trading usually only occurs between set market hours depending on which Forex trading is being conducted. The Forex market is active 24/5 for retail traders, but the Interbank market operates 24/7. This particular time difference is where the gaps might show up. […]

New Areas of High-Grade Uranium Mineralization Drilled in Athabasca Basin

The Energy Report Source: The Energy Report   06/20/2017 A winter drilling program at Patterson Lake South in Canada’s uranium-rich Athabasca Basin has confirmed high grades of mineralization on one company’s property, and suggests the mineralized trend may be extendable. In a June 6 research report, Rodman & Renshaw analyst Heiko Ihle commented on results released […]