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American silver eagle sales chart 1987-2015 january to february

Silver and Gold Sales at the U.S. Mint in February 2015 February sales of 3,022,000 American Silver Eagles bring the year to date sales to 8,552,000 ahead of 2014’s record pace. Sales of one ounce American Gold Eagle sales were down sharply in February to 12,500 from 51,500 in January. U.S. Mint Sold 241.76 times Read More →

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Hewlett Packard Fires 55,000 Employees, Buys Back Shares Corporate giant’s actions illustrates an unintended consequence of artificially low interest rates. Companies get a better return on investment buying back shares than hiring employees or investing in capital equipment. Buying back a company’s own shares is so attractive, it even makes sense to fire employees and Read More →

Chart showing new home starts from 1960-2015

The Stock Market and the Inflated/Spun Real Estate Market and Job Numbers The false economic recovery story is based on a rising stock market and positively spun poor housing and jobs data. The media’s spins bad economic data by using words and phrases like “lofty” “robust” “accelerating” and “strengthening” to describe the tepid job and Read More →

Chart showing monthly gold deliveries on the Shanghai gold exchange through february 2015

The Shanghai Gold Exchange. The Shanghai Gold Exchange delivered 59.12 tons of gold during the week ended February 13, 2015. The Shanghai Gold Exchange has delivered nearly 375 tons of gold to date in 2015. Volume of Physical Gold Delivered on the Shanghai Gold Exchange Has Averaged over 60 tons a Week in 2015. The Read More →

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Russian Gold Purchases in January 2015. Russia Reduces its U.S. Treasury Holdings to $86 billion in December 2014 from $108.1 billion in November. Russia adds no further ounces of gold to its reserves in January. Russia ends January 2015 with 38.8 million ounces (1,207 tons) of gold in reserves – same as December 2014. Russia Read More →

Chart showing relative value of global silver mining productionvs jp morgan fines paid and bill Gates net worth

The Size of Silver Market The Dollar Value of the Annual Global Silver Mining Production J.P. Morgan has paid far more in fines than the value of the annual global silver mining production. How much would it cost to buy all of 2014’s record American Silver Eagle coin production? The Tiny Silver Market In “Silver Read More →

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Mainstream Media Economic Cheerleading Major international media outlets continue to tout the U.S. economy as “solid” and “accelerating”. Podcast Summary Intro: 0:00-5:15 Retail Sales Review 5:15-7:10 discussion of the low retail figures in light of the supposed increase that was supposed to happen because of lower gas prices. Consumer spending is approximately 2/3 of GDP. Read More →

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The Shanghai Gold Exchange. The Shanghai Gold Exchange delivered 59.327 tons of gold during the week ended February 6, 2015. The Shanghai Gold Exchange has delivered 315 tons of gold to date in 2015. Volume on the Shanghai Gold Exchange Remains Strong After Record Deliveries in January The Shanghai Gold Exchange delivered nearly 60 tons Read More →

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Silver ETF Holdings Silver holdings in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) remain at near record levels. Silver ETFs remain a popular way to invest in silver vs. buying and storing physical bullion. While American Silver Eagle (ASE) coin sales hit a record in 2014, the amount of silver held in iShares silver trust (SLV) is larger Read More →

chart showing perth mint monthly silver sales 2014-2015

Silver and Gold Sales at the Perth Mint in January 2015. Silver sales were down 35.8% at the Perth Mint in January year over year. Gold sales were down 64.2% at the Perth Mint in January year over year. Silver Sales at the Perth Mint in January 2015 Sales of silver at the Perth Mint Read More →

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