Peter Krauth

Has the Great Gold Crash Divorced Bullion from Futures Prices? Money Morning

In mid-April, a black swan crash-landed on the gold market.

Over just two trading days, gold futures prices shed 13%, falling from $1,575 to $1,375.

That $200 cliff dive was the largest two-day drop in 33 years.

Gold prices already had been in steady consolidation mode for 18 months. But the magnitude and swiftness of this dramatic move were rare…to the point of suspicion.

How did markets react? Unlike almost anyone expected.

What caused such a landslide, and who may be behind it? More importantly, what are the implications for the precious metals markets moving forward?

The conclusions will surprise you — and help you invest more wisely.

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5 Factors That Will Push Silver to $250 an Ounce – Money Morning

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Money Morning. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. All bull markets go through periods of consolidations and corrections. And precious metals are no exception.There has been plenty about gold’s swan dive, but less talk about silver. And at this point there’s more potential for silver than…