Coins & bullion since 1973
___________________________________________________________

1-800-869-5115

We educate first-time investors.
Expert professional guidance for safe haven investors.

Celebrating our 20th year on the World Wide Web!USAGOLD Coins

USAGOLD Menu BAR



Daily Gold Market Report
 JsCharts
 
gold prices

Live London Gold News Wire
15 to 30 minutes old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Gold Miners' Q2 2017 Fundamentals19:24
Seeking Alpha
The close: TSX ends lower as banks, gold miners weigh19:24
The Globe and Mail
30 minutes to 1 hour old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Bringing gold into the digital age18:56
The Star Online - Business News
1 to 2 hours old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Gran Colombia Gold makes board changes18:21
Mining Journal
You Are Being Lied To About “Low” Gold Demand18:13
The Market Oracle - Personal Finance
Gold steadeis18:02
The News International - Business
Gold, Silver Consolidate On Last Weeks Gains, Palladium Surges 36% YTD To 16 Year High17:53
The Market Oracle - The Market Oracle
2 to 4 hours old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Gold futures punch through $1 300 as global stocks extend losses17:24
Mining Weekly
Gold smuggling: UN report critical of major airlines17:12
New Vision, Uganda - Business
Wishbone Gold PLC : Fundraising and Investment Agreement17:02
InvestEgate (Company Announcements) - Trade
Bitcoin is more valuable than gold — but nowhere near as stable16:40
Business Insider
4 to 6 hours old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Greg Weldon: Gold is a “coiled spring… the breakout is here, fundamentals are in place, technicals are compelling”14:42
GoldSeek.com
CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends lower as banks, gold miners weigh14:40
Reuters - Company News
Truffle hunt: Foraging for black gold14:33
Livemint.com
Gold Seeker Weekly Wrap-Up: Gold and Silver End Slightly Lower on the Week14:32
GoldSeek.com
CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends lower as banks, gold miners weigh14:31
Reuters.co.uk - Regulatory News
Hold Gold, There's So Much Potential For 'Black Swans’ Right Now - Expert14:11
Kitco - Interviews
PRECIOUS-Gold near flat after surging to 9-month high on geopolitical worries14:10
Reuters.co.uk - Currencies - Asian Currency
Gold price retains upward correction on futures, output 23123123114:01
Daily Times - Business
6 to 8 hours old
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
COT Gold, Silver and US Dollar Index Report - August 18, 201713:41
GoldSeek.com
Kirkland Lake Gold: Positive Catalysts13:30
Seeking Alpha - Investment Ideas
Marc Faber: In the Age of Cyber-Terrorism, Every Investor Must Own Gold13:11
NewsMax - Street Talk
Gold: Bullish Candlesticks Are Boss12:49
Gold-Eagle
Risk On: War, Economy, Debt And Dollar…Risk Off: Gold12:49
Gold-Eagle
Better Buy: Hecla Mining Company vs. Royal Gold, Inc12:28
Fox News - Markets
Gold Slinks Back Below USD1300 As Bannon Departs12:20
London South East
Better Buy: Hecla Mining Company vs. Royal Gold, Inc12:00
The Motley Fool
1 Gold Stock Ready to Break Out and Unlock Significant Value12:00
The Motley Fool (Canada)
Why the Gold Price Can Rally Higher in 2017 Thanks to the Dollar11:59
Money Morning
Earlier Today
www.usagold.com --LIVE NEWS--
Gold prices fail to hold above key $1,300 level11:46
MarketWatch - Commodities
Analysts Debate: Can Gold Hold Above $1,300 Next Week?11:29
Kitco - Gold Outlook
Gold Price Forecast: Breakout Underway11:09
Gold-Eagle
Gold Miners’ Q2’17 Fundamentals11:09
Gold-Eagle
Gold, Silver Consolidate On Last Week’s Gains, Palladium Surges 36% YTD To 16 Year High10:48
Gold-Eagle
Gold futures break $1,300 an ounce, highest since November10:40
The Irish Times - Energy & Resources
Gold Breaks Above $1,300; What Happens Next?10:40
Kitco - News Bites
India gold discounts widen as South Korea imports add to supply10:39
Reuters - Business
Time For Gold And Silver Miners - Part 310:20
Seeking Alpha - Forex
At midday: TSX slides as investors shun riskier assets, gold shines10:19
The Globe and Mail
Metals: Gold Prices Hit Highest Level Since November10:19
The Wall Street Journal - Markets
Gold futures punch through $1,30010:10
Gulf News - Business
Gold Miners’ Q2’17 Fundamentals10:01
GoldSeek.com
FTSE slides and gold jumps after Spain attacks09:59
Wealth Manager - News
FTSE slides and gold jumps after Spain attacks09:59
New Model Adviser - Investments
Gold Backs Off From Daily Highs On Profit Taking09:59
Kitco - News Bites
Gold price scales $1,300, highest since Trump election09:57
Mining.com - Gold
FTSE slides and gold jumps after Spain attacks09:53
Citywire Money - Money
BullionStar quoted in Wall Street Journal article on New York Fed Gold09:41
GoldSeek.com
CANADA STOCKS-TSX slides as investors shun riskier assets, gold shines09:40
Reuters.co.uk - Regulatory News
Wall St., Main St. Look For Gold To Keep On Shining09:29
Kitco - News Bites

Gold Retreats From Above $1300

by Peter A. Grant

August 18, AM
(from USAGOLD.com) --

Gold probed briefly above $1300 in early New York trading, establishing new highs for the year, but these gains could not be sustained. The yellow metal is presently trading modestly lower on the day.

The retreat may have been simple profit taking ahead of the weekend, but the media is reporting a relief rally in risk assets on the apparent ousting of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon. While Bannon was perhaps one of the more divisive members of President Trump's inner circle, I don't quite understand why this is a risk-on event.

Nonetheless, stocks have rebounded and bonds and the yen have retreated along with gold. I suspect however that the departure of Mr. Bannon will do little to mitigate the ongoing drama in Washington; just as the ousting of Flynn, Spicer, Priebus, Scaramucci et al only amplified the political uncertainty.

That rising political uncertainty has been a driving force behind gold in recent months, which also magnifies to some degree the geopolitical uncertainty. Constant turnover within the President's inner circle does nothing to clarify, nor improve the likelihood that his domestic agenda, trade and foreign policy will be advanced. That reality would seem to mark this dip in gold as yet another buying opportunity.

Earlier today, as gold was setting new highs, Zerohedge tweeted the following:
This is no surprise to our reader, nor those of the Zerohedge blog. However, I suspect it would come as a shock to many that only get their financial news from CNBC for example. Those investors that are still heavily allocated to shares, despite the frothiness of that market, are playing with fire. They could have diversified their portfolio with some gold this year and not paid any price in terms of performance to have that insurance.

Portfolios with a gold component tend to perform better over time anyway. It's never too late to start building a hedge.

Opinions expressed in commentary on the USAGOLD.com website do not constitute an offer to buy or sell, or the solicitation of an offer to buy or sell any precious metals product, nor should they be viewed in any way as investment advice or advice to buy, sell or hold. USAGOLD, Inc. recommends the purchase of physical precious metals for asset preservation purposes, not speculation. Utilization of these opinions for speculative purposes is neither suggested nor advised. Commentary is strictly for educational purposes, and as such USAGOLD does not warrant or guarantee the accuracy, timeliness or completeness of the information found here.

 

Follow USAGOLD economist Pete Grant on
twitter

b
b b b

USAGOLD sider, what we have to offer

Great prices. Quick delivery. All the time.
Contemporary gold and silver bullion coins
Bullion-related historic gold coins
U.S. $20 gold pieces

Order Desk
1-800-869-5115
Extension #100
6am to 5pm USMT weekdays.

Prefer e-mail to get started?
orderdesk@usagold.com


Reputation Matters!
Few can match our golden credentials

Zero complaints
Unblemished
client review record
(All reviews verified by BBB)

bbb
A+ Rating
Click for details
includes client reviews

Gold coins & bullion since 1973
Better Business Bureau accredited since 1991
American Numismatic Association since 1975
Industry Council for Tangible Assets since 1985
Website in continuous operation since 1997
__________________________________________

Recipient of BBB Gold Star Certificate

for zero complaints 2003 to 2015
(Program suspended 2016)
_________________________________________

What separates us from the competition




Today's Prices Live
Gold coins & bars • • • • • • Silver coins & bars



The right portfolio mix at the right price


video

NV

News & Views
Forecasts, Commentary & Analysis
on the Economy and Precious Metals

__________________________________________

Monthly Newsletter
FREE SUBSCRIPTION

Immediate no-obligation access to current issue. Publication day e-mail alerts for future issues.
__________________________________________

In-depth, cutting-edge coverage of the gold and silver markets for over 25 years.
20,000+ subscribers.


Published by USAGOLD
Michael J. Kosares, Editor


silver
Silver Stackers Special
World's Top Five Silver Bullion Coins 2017

SETS of 20, 60 or 100 each
Now available for immediate delivery.
All pure silver. All IRA eligible.
Volume price breaks.

_______________________________________

Offer details
or call the Order Desk direct.



IRAYou're going to need more than a gold watch!

IRA/401k rollovers to precious metals

Quick. Painless. Secure. We can help.

IRAset-up@usagold.com
or call the ORDER DESK

Want more info? Detailed Q&A


OPEN ACCESS FILE
WHY GOLD, WHY NOW

For those seeking a deeper understanding of gold's role in the modern investment portfolio

dragon
The China Syndrome
The groundbreaking series on China's pivotal role in the gold market

swans
BlackSwans YellowGold
The standard reference on how gold performs during periods of deflation, chronic disinflation, runaway stagflation and hyperinflation

compass
Gold Chartography 101
The case for gold ownership in ten charts you will never see on CNBC

decisions

How would you invest money you didn't need for ten years?
"Perhaps we spend too much energy trying to foretell the future, and too little trying to be resilient whatever happens."

keynes young
Keynes on the menace
of printing money

How the celebrated economist might have structured his investment portfolio today.

______________________________

mkMichael J. Kosares, the author of these articles, has more than 40 years experience in the gold business. He is the founder and executive director of USAGOLD (both the website and gold brokerage service), the author of three books on the gold market, and the editor of "News & Views, Forecasts, Commentary & Analysis on the Economy and Precious Metals," the firm's client letter. He has written numerous magazine and internet essays and is well-known for his ongoing commentary on the gold market and its economic, political and financial underpinnings.

ABC

"I keep six honest serving men
(They taught me all I knew);
Their names are What and Why and When
And How and Where and Who."

– Rudyard Kipling –

Book Order Form (US)





Friday August 18
website support: sitemaster@usagold.com / general mail: admin@usagold.com
Site Map - Risk Disclosure - Privacy Policy - Shipping Policy - Terms of Use
© 1997-2017 USAGOLD All Rights Reserved
Mailing Address - P.O. Box 460009, Denver, CO USA 80246-0009
1-800-869-5115