The Fed Calls Its Own Bluff On Raising Interest Rates

The Fed has been talking about ending quantitative easing and its zero interest rate policy for six years. Recently, it seemed that they might just do it. Well, maybe not. Will China or Russia Revalue the Price of Gold? How To Buy Gold How to Buy Silver Podcast The Fed calls it’s own bluff on Read More →

Short Open Interest of Silver Traders

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Short Interest of Silver Traders Massive silver short selling continues on Comex. As of September 30, 2014, it would require 130 days of silver mining production to cover these positions. How To Buy Gold How to Buy Silver As of September 30, 2014 the open silver short interest of CFTC traders would require 135 days Read More →

Silver ETF Holdings Increase

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Silver ETF Holdings Silver ETFs continue to experience inflows, as gold ETFs experience outflows. How To Buy Gold How to Buy Silver Silver EFT Holdings Increase. Holdings in silver ETFs continue to rise as holdings in gold ETFs decline. Last week gold holdings in ETFs fell 0.54 million ounces, while silver ETF holdings rose 2.4 Read More →

The Shanghai Gold Exchange Update

The shanghai gold exchange delivered over 46 tons of gold for the week ended September 26, 2014

The Shanghai Gold Exchange The volume of gold delivered on the Shanghai Gold Exchange since 2009 passes 7,200 tons. How To Buy Gold How to Buy Silver The Shanghai Gold Exchange Has Delivered over 7,200 Tons of Gold Since 2009. For the week ended September 28, the Shanghai Gold Exchange delivered 46.3 tons of gold Read More →

The Rise of the Dollar

Why is the value of the Dollar Rising? The Dollar has risen recently on the supposed strength of the economy and Fed announcements that it may soon raise interest rates. Will this strength last? How To Buy Gold How to Buy Silver Live Silver Prices Live Gold Prices Podcast Summary: 0:00 – 3:26 Introduction Alternative Read More →

Bitcoin, Gold or Silver – Which is the Best Store of Value?

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Bitcoin Gold or Silver Bitcoin’s 60% price drop in 2014 has ruled it out as a reliable store of value. Gold, in contrast is down less than 3% this year. Gold Has Been The Best Store Of Value in 2014 Among Gold, Bitcoin and Silver. Bitcoin Price Action in 2014 Proves Bitcoin Is No Store Read More →

Top Fifteen Smaulgld Blog Posts From June – September 2014 & All Time

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Traffic to Smaulgld.com Surges in Second Quarter of 2014. Smaulgld.com Receives Visitors From 179 Countries. Smaulgld.com Passes 100,000 Unique Visitors Smaulgld.com was launched on April 28, 2013 with the blog post “Student Loans and Unemployment are Holding Back the Economy and Real Estate Market” (808 views) Since then we have published over two hundred posts Read More →

The Silver To Gold Sales Ratio September 2014

Gold is outselling silver in dollar terms during the past three months of 2014

Silver and Gold Sales at the U.S. Mint September 2014 Silver and Gold Sales at the U.S. Mint Soar in September. Silver Sales Double and Gold Sales Rise nearly 2.5 Fold at the U.S. Mint in September Silver and Gold Sales at the U.S. Mint Soar in September. Update October 1: U.S. Mint Sells 1,150,000 Read More →

Will The Fed Raise Interest Rates Soon?

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Will the Fed Raise Interest Rates? The Fed has been threatening to end quantitative easing and raise interest rates since 2009. Will they ever raise rates? Even though gold represents less than 1% of investible assets, CNBC spends an inordinate amount of time bashing it. The Fed seems to be rethinking its six year musings Read More →

The Gold Silver Ratio

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The Gold Silver Ratio Gold Silver Ratio Charts The gold silver ratio charts are updated continually on this page. You can access one day, one month, one year, five year and ten year live gold silver ratio charts. Live Gold/Siver Ratio Chart Sign Up For Smaulgld.com Updates Here! The Gold Silver Ratio Is Near All Read More →