A Perfect Storm Is Brewing For A Precious Metals Rally

The Commitments of Traders reports (CoTs), for the week ending July 11th, which were released yesterday showed some remarkable shifts in market participant positioning in precious metals futures:   Gold (Weekly – CoTs) Large spec positioning in gold futures hasn’t … Continued

Precious Metals Technical Review

Precious metals have had a strong rally since reaching the worst sentiment on the sector in more than 20 years in mid-December:   Gold/Platinum/Silver Performance┬á12/16/2016-2/23/2017 Silver is up 13.51%, gold is up 10.63%, and platinum is up 10.13%. However, the … Continued

Deflationary Forces Gather Strength – Where Do Investors Seek Refuge?

Yesterday renowned bond fund manager Jeffrey Gundlach said 2016 is a “go with it” environment for the Treasury bond/interest rate complex. In other words, investors and traders should follow the trend and not try to fight momentum. If Gundlach is … Continued

Futures Speculators Pile On Short Positions In Precious Metals

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During the week ending November 17th large futures speculators (hedge funds, CTAs, etc.) piled on short positions in precious metals futures at one of the fastest paces on record:       Between both gold & silver futures large speculators … Continued