As investors debate whether markets are complacent, the hope is Janet Yellen’s Jackson Hole speech provides more clarity than confusion
Q&A with Dr. Judy Shelton, the only female economist advising the Trump campaign.
Donald Trump is no policy wonk.
He is pitching himself as the best man for the presidency based on his track record as businessman, and his ability to surround himself with the “best” people—not on his knack for writing white papers.
What a difference 7 months can make for the gold and silver industry. In early January, precious metals were unloved and showing no signs of snapping their multi-year bear market. Very few believed they still provided valuable diversification within a portfolio. At the time, gold was hovering around $1,050 an ounce and some companies were mining gold at a loss.
At end of June, Paulson & Co. owned 4.8 mln SPDR Gold shares
Gold futures have climbed 27 percent this year on Comex