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…

Are You About to Lose Your Savings in the Currency War? Money Morning

You may not have even noticed, but the first shots have already been fired in the next World War.

Only this time there are no tanks, fighter jets, nuclear subs, or missiles. And it’s not the North against South, or even East against West.

It’s war by other means and it pits fiat currency against fiat currency in a multi-trillion dollar knock-down drag out between the world’s central bankers.

At stake is nothing less than the value of your life savings.

Its goal is to cheapen worldwide currencies-which could make every dollar you own worth even less.

Thanks to horrible fiscal mismanagement, virtually every nation in the world now wants its own currency to become cheaper against those of other nations.

Welcome to the currency wars.

Think of it as a race to the bottom. But where it stops nobody knows.

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