01 Dec 2020 - Gold and silver prices fell sharply over the Thanksgiving weekend in the U.S. despite normally associated indicators suggesting they should have risen.. They are seeing a recovery this morning but whether this is sustainable remains to be seen.
01 Dec 2020 - Whilst gold and silver prices have been falling, platinum in particular has been bucking the trend and rising as WPIC research suggests that there is currently a major supply deficit
25 Nov 2020 - Gold suffered a major take-down this week, but was the decline too far and too fast given the current political and economic situation in the U.S.
23 Nov 2020 - For the seventh successive month Russia previously the biggest central bank gold buyer, has added zero gold to its reserves. Is this one of several signs that gold demand is lipping and, if so, what are the likely longer term effects?
22 Nov 2020 - With the U.S presidential election still technically unresolved gold could advance whichever way it goes - or could even get boosted further by another 'black swan' event.. But there are potential downsides too.
20 Nov 2020 - Paul Mylchreest's Thunder Road report used to be required reading for gold analysis but sine 2013 Paul has been a mainstream analyst and his prescient newsletter is no longer published - but his views are always still worth following.
19 Nov 2020 - There are signs that global gold demand may be falling, at least temporarily, but we do not expect any associated price falls to continue into 2021
18 Nov 2020 - The U.S. Presidential election impasse continue with President Trump unwilling to concede and putative President-elect Joe Biden continuing to select his team should he be confirmed. Gold is having an uneasy ride!
15 Nov 2020 - The U.S. election debacle appears to be drawing to a conclusion with Joe Biden likely to be sworn in in January. This may usher in , or at least enhance, policies which may be long term positive for most precious metals.
10 Nov 2020 - Gold price advances as it appeared as if Joe Biden had won the U.S. Presidential election have been completely reversed by the announcement of the development of a coronavirus vaccine that appears to be 90% effective
10 Nov 2020 - China's Shanghai Gold Exchange gold withdrawals in October, which we equate to the country's overall gold demand, were marginally up year on year, but are still well below monthly levels achieved during the last decade
05 Nov 2020 - The gold price fell sharply when it initially appeared from early Presidential election returns that President Trump might hang on to his position, but then rose again as Joe Biden appeared to be in the ascendant as postal votes were counted.
03 Nov 2020 - Some recommendations for precious metals advisory services which I always find hugely valuable for following the ups and downs in the precious metals complex on which my own analysis is based.
02 Nov 2020 - Tomorrow's U.S. Presidential election hangs in the balance. Any definitive result could be gold positive, as could a disputed one which seems to be a distinct possibility.
30 Oct 2020 - Recent activity in the markets suggests the result of the U.S. Presidential election may not be a foregone conclusion. We take a look at the likely direction of equity and precious metals markets in the case of either a Biden or Trump victory