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Precious Metals Week in Review w Joe Battaglia (w Vince Garcia and Marc Mercury) 06.29.12

We discuss this week’s precious metals and economic news including: gold’s dramatic rise on Friday following the EU surprise announcement; the EU summit in Brussels and the resulting effects on the markets; Nomura’s 11 reasons why gold prices could rise; the New York Times report that the JP Morgan trading losses could hit $9 billion; analyst price targets for gold and silver.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 12:08pm PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.28.12

Richard Russell, author of The Dow Theory Letters, believes gold is in a classic bull market and that gold will ultimately become the chosen currency over fiat currencies.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:57am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.27.12

John Embry of Sprott Asset Management believes the European Union could be on the edge of collapse should Germany block the ECB from monetary easing. We discuss this prospect and why Embry stated he is allocating assets into gold and silver.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:34am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.26.12

Japanese bank Nomura believes the worst is behind us for gold prices and provide 11 reasons gold prices may rise.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:54am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.25.12

According to Reuters, nervous investors seeking to protect their wealth from economic uncertainty have been stashing gold and other valuables in Swiss bank safe deposit boxes. "So much money has been pumped into the system that people are worried about inflation down the road," said Bruno S. Frey, professor of economics at the University of Zurich.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:21am PDT
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Precious Metals Week in Review with Joe Battaglia 06.22.12

Joe Battaglia discussed this week’s precious metals and economic news including: the Fed decision to extend Operation Twist rather than implement QE3; Moody’s bank downgrades; this week’s market volatility; the benefits of a diversified portfolio; Russia and Korea adding to their gold holdings; continued problems in the European Union; why gold can have delayed reactions to macro-economic events; the gold standard; analyst price targets for gold and silver.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:14am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.21.12

The Federal Reserve announced yesterday that it will extend its Operation Twist rather than embark on a third round of quantitative easing. Some analysts believe the Fed could call for QE3 at the FOMC meeting scheduled for July 31-August 1. We discuss the Fed policies and their impact on gold and silver prices.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 1:45pm PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.20.12

Marcus Grubb, managing director of investment for the World Gold Council, says it is not uncommon for gold to have a delayed reaction to macro-economic events and that gold still plays a vital role as an asset protector of wealth within a diversified portfolio. We discuss this and the Federal Reserves’ extension of Operation Twist.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:53am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.19.12

Goldman Sachs Chief U.S. economist, Jan Hatzius says the Federal Open Market Committee will likely announce further easing of monetary policy, either in the form of a third round of quantitative easing or an extension of the current Operation Twist. We discuss the potential effects of quantitative easing on gold and silver prices.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:31am PDT
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Precious Metals Market Update 06.18.12

World leaders are meeting at the G-20 meeting in Los Cabos, Mexico today to address the growing financial crisis in Europe. We discuss the potential impact of this meeting and the upcoming FOMC meeting later this week on gold and silver prices.

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Category:Investing -- posted at: 11:38am PDT
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