Mining Stock Quotes and Mineral & Metal Prices
April 2013 by Staff
This general time frame appears to be a particularly important juncture in the precious metals markets and, therefore, we should present clearly understandable reasons why our opinion leans heavily toward continuation of the precious metals bull market...
I must admit to taking some degree of pleasure in anticipating the excuse-making which will probably come out of the "Global Warming" camp to explain away a truly startling announcement.
It’s been no secret that the prices of gold and silver have been moving upward at a fast clip in recent months. Gold has soared 27 percent so far this year. There has not been a significant drop-off in production, so it’s been evident that an increase in demand has been a part of the force driving the price upward.
If we watch the action in six important markets, then we must conclude that there is, indeed, cause for deep concern.
It is hard to imagine any month during the thirty years I have been writing this column which had more bombshell headlines than the past thirty days.
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