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    November 24, 2018 – Weekly Review
  • Gold managed to add on a dollar for the holiday-shortened trading week, but silver ended lower by 13 cents (0.9%), courtesy to a Friday sell-off that took place before the COMEX opened officially (the old middle of the night, before...

    November 17, 2018 – Weekly Review
  • Both gold and silver recovered from last week’s sharp losses, with gold ending $11 (0.9%) higher and silver up by 24 cents (1.7%) for the week. As a result of silver’s relative outperformance, the silver/gold price ratio tightened in by...

    November 14, 2018 – Another Possibility
  • To be sure, last week’s announcement by the Department of Justice of a guilty plea from the ex-trader from JPMorgan is virtually all I have been thinking about since. Maybe I’m missing something, but it seems like the most...

    November 10, 2018 – Weekly Review
  • Gold and silver prices were crushed this week, as gold fell $23 (1.9%) and silver was smashed for 60 cents (4.1%). The much steeper relative percentage decline in silver caused the silver/gold price ratio to widen out to 85.6 to...

    November 7, 2018 – A Crack in the Dike?
  • Yesterday’s announcement by the Department of Justice of a guilty plea by a former trader of JPMorgan for systemic “spoofing” and price manipulation of gold, silver, platinum and palladium traded on the COMEX and NYMEX futures exchanges (owned by the...