The following is a short excerpt from our communique to our subscribers this week:
Gold has now re-tested the $1080/oz level and as we write remains below this level,
A new special report from Jeff Clark, Senior Analyst at the Hard Assets Alliance, has just been published and is available for promotion to your audience.
This report titled, Three Major Shifts That Signal Risks to Your Investments Are Headed Higherdiscusses three economic and monetary trends that, in combination with recent events, create an environment ripe with investment risk...risk that many investors underestimate.
Here is Jeff's introduction that begins the report:
By Nick Giambruno
Central planners around the world are waging a War on Cash. In just the last few years:
- Italy made cash transactions over €1,000 illegal;
- Switzerland proposed banning cash payments in excess of 100,000 francs;
- Russia banned cash transactions over $10,000;
- Spain banned cash transactions over €2,500;
- Mexico made cash payments of more than 200,000 pesos illegal;
- Uruguay banned cash transactions over $5,000; and
- France made cash transactions over €1,000 illegal, down from the previous limit of €3,000.
By Justin Spittler
The oil price crash continues to claim victims…and many of them are in Canada.
The price of oil hovered around $100 for most of last summer. Today, it’s trading for less than $45.
Weak oil prices have pummeled huge oil companies. The SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP), which tracks the performance of major U.S. oil producers, has declined 36% over the past year. The Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH), which tracks U.S. oil services companies, has declined 30% since last November.
Shares Of World's Largest Miner Plunge To Seven-Year Low After Massive Toxic Mudslide Engulfs Brazilian Village
Ok, so if you’re the world’s largest mining company, one thing you don’t want is a global deflationary supply glut brought on by depressed demand from China and a worldwide excess capacity problem.
By Dan Steinhart
Dear Casey Research Reader,
I recently talked to my friend James Altucher about his unique new research service…
If you don’t know James, he’s a multi-millionaire entrepreneur and an extremely successful investor.
He’s friends with billionaires like Peter Thiel…who made $600 million as the first investor in giant social media company Facebook.