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What Is Keeping Gold Up?

SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) started off 2015 with a 3% gain, which basically erased the losses incurred in the last three week of 2014. The recent recovery in the price of gold was partly related to the depreciation of the…

The U.S. economy’s recovery weighs on SLV

The price of iShares Silver Trust (SLV) fell again by 1.6%. The recovery of SLV remains questionable anytime soon as the U.S. economy keeps showing signs of recovery and the FOMC is slowly setting the ground work for a rate…

Is SLV About to change course?

The upcoming FOMC meeting could result in shares of iShares Silver Trust (SLV) changing course and falling after they had rallied in the past couple of weeks. Let’s examine the upcoming FOMC meeting and state of the U.S. economy and…

GLD Continues to lose its appeal

The modest recovery of SPDR Gold (GLD) in recent weeks came after shares of the gold ETF tumbled during the preceding two months. Despite this modest gain, GLD is still underperforming equities. Also, the rise in the gold to silver…

The Fall and Rise of SLV

The price of iShares Silver Trust (SLV) slightly rallied in the past couple of weeks. Let’s examine the recent developments related to SLV including China’s rate cut, and the progress of the U.S. economy. U.S. Growth and SLV The second…

What Is Next for GLD?

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Shares of SPDR Gold (GLD) are up by 2% since the beginning of the month. The recent release of the minutes of the FOMC didn’t move the precious metal ETF from its current price range. Let’s review the latest minutes…

Is SLV Expected to Keep Going Up?

The silver ETF iShares Silver Trust (SLV) bounced back following the latest deprecation of the U.S. dollar against leading currencies also contributed to the recovery of SLV. The recent lower than expected JOLTS report also provided some back-wind for bullion…

3 Questions About Gold

The ongoing weakness in the gold market led to a decline in shares of SPDR Gold, the world’s leading gold ETF, in the past several months. This weakness raises concerns whether this ETF could recover anytime soon. In order to…