Brexit Bad and “Clean Coal” — MM #140

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The UK is now officially leaving the EU and the real games begin. We begin with this event and its impact on the pound, continue with an update on the French elections and continue to the concept of “clean coal”…

Gold and Silver Outlook for March 27-31

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The recent debacle of the GOP over its attempt to pass healthcare legislation (repeal and replace the ACA) has put into question, at least for some market participants, whether other legislations will pass – including tax reform. This shift help…

Gold and Silver Outlook for March 20-24

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The Fed, as expected, raise rates by 25 basis points to 0.75 to 1 percent. This wasn’t a surprise. But the FOMC didn’t revise its dot plot and left as members still expect only two more hikes this year. The…

The Art of the Dovish Hike — MM #138

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The Ides of March proved to be ominous for dollar bulls as the Fed succeeded in beating the greenback while hiking rates. We discuss what this means and touch on other market moving events before previewing the next week. You are welcome…

Gold and Silver Outlook for March 13-17

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The NFP report came better than expected – 235K jobs added in February – enough to clear the path for the Fed to raise rates in the upcoming meeting that will conclude on Wednesday. This news, however, doesn’t vote well…