The S&P 500 recently hit a new high as it drove through the 2000 mark for the first time in history on the day that Burger King announced that it would purchase iconic Canadian fast food chain Tim Hortons.
If you’ve been watching silver for some time, you know it’s been in the doghouse.
The $17 billion settlement reached today (Thursday) between the U.S. Department of Justice and the subprime mortgage meltdown progenitor, Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC), is the largest penalty of its kind in U.S. history.
But it’s still not enough.
Today’s gold prices fell to levels not seen since mid-June.