Pigs are pretty intelligent mammals and forest-dwelling wild pigs are known to be especially wily. However, there’s a traditional method for trapping them.
Analysts were warning that the gold market was ripe for a short squeeze rally as prices fell to a seven-month low earlier in the month, and they were proven right as the latest trade data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) showed significant short-covering in gold and silver.
Although the First World countries will continue to be the riskiest countries in which to live at this time, the corner has clearly been turned.
Investors have included physical precious metals as part of their diversification plans, given their long history as a hedge against both inflation and during times of economic turmoil.
Volatility should be expected to remain high as investors will be closely watching for hints on upcoming monetary policy direction.
Those of us who are libertarians tend to speak frequently of the New World Order. When doing so, we tend to be a bit unclear as to what the New World Order is.
It’s no secret that governments tend to be fond of passing laws that obligate their citizens to the government.
The bond market’s selloff accelerated after a surge in U.S. hiring raised expectations that the Federal Reserve will need to raise interest rates again this year.