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Should Investors Own Gold?

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 11.05.2013 | Business
Janet Tavakoli

No one can tell you today whether diversification into gold is a good idea, a neutral idea, or a bad idea. But almost everyone will tell you that diversification is generally a good idea.

Best Days for Gold Still Ahead

Michael Pento | Posted 09.21.2013 | Business
Michael Pento

The prevailing mantra on Wall Street is that gold's bull market is now over and it's time to bury precious metals as an investment theme for the indefinite future.

Gold Reveals Global Economy on Thin Ice

Michael Pento | Posted 06.19.2013 | Business
Michael Pento

Explanations for this gold selloff abound everywhere and nearly all of them are inane and incorrect. What gold is really telling us is that the global economy is on very thin ice.

What Happened to Gold?

Terry Savage | Posted 06.16.2013 | Business
Terry Savage

Where, and when, will it all end? That's impossible to say. Just as gold can soar based on popular opinion, it can -- and has -- lost its luster for many years at a time.

Avoiding the Next Financial Pile-Up: The Values of Loyalty, Honor, and Duty to Market

Rachel Harvey, PhD | Posted 09.25.2012 | Business
Rachel Harvey, PhD

Namely, duty to market is the foundation of a well-functioning market. Only when combined with supervision, regulation, and codes of conduct stressing trust and personal integrity, can systemic failure, fraudulent practices, and rate manipulation be curtailed.

Our Response to Warren Mosler on Gold Lending

Bill Murphy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Bill Murphy

Secretive gold operations were a significant reason for the real estate bubble and market collapse in the US as interest rates were left too low for too long.

It's Ponzimonium in the Gold Market

Nathan Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nathan Lewis

These Keynesian "easy money" policies have consequences. You can't "easy money" your way to prosperity. Prosperity is built on "hard money" -- money that is unchanging in value.

Limping Gold Poised to Run Again

Dan Dorfman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Dan Dorfman

San Francisco money manager Gary Wollin may offer one of the best strategies for playing gold. In a nutshell, put 5% of your assets in gold and pray it goes down in price because almost everything else will then go up.

New Highs for Gold

Nathan Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Nathan Lewis

Here's a funny fact: since 1965, if you owned stocks, bonds, or gold, your investment would be worth about the same today, 45 years later. This is the entire history of floating currencies, which began in 1971.