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    Bank of America Looks Like It May Be The Next ‘Dead Bank Walking’

    Posted on September 26, 2023

    The economic data is starting to get dire and indicates the consumer part of the economy is taking a nosedive. We will get into details in the Macro View section of the report. Gold and silver, as a result, are holding up quite nicely. While gold and silver are fading this week, having some perspective…

    Keep the Emojis Flowing with the new Skull Emoji Release

    Posted on September 22, 2023

    Emojis have become a significant part of digital communication, and their popularity has led to various emoji-related trends, including emoji keyboards and apps, emoji-themed merchandise, and even emoji-based art and marketing campaigns. Emojis are widely used in social media posts, messaging apps, and emails to add emotional context, humor, and visual appeal to text-based communication….

    Gold Hits All-Time High in Chinese Renminbi as US Inflation Surges Again

    Posted on September 19, 2023

    Gold just hit an all-time high in Renminbi, the Chinese currency. I have been reporting on the Shanghai gold exchange on our social media for a little over a year, and I believe I was one of the first precious metals analysts to do so. Well, now we see why other gold markets are important….

    Congress Formally Announces Talks on the Digital Dollar (US CBDC)

    Posted on September 13, 2023

    Gold and silver are range trading as we end the summer. The traders aren’t committing to any specific position. We appear to be stuck in this holding pattern with the metals for the last several months. We had nice bumps in gold and silver at the beginning of July and the end of August. You…

    Are We Getting Closer to a Gold and Silver ‘Moon Shot’?

    Posted on September 06, 2023

    The precious metals markets are just sort of hanging around right now. No compelling bad news to drive the prices higher. We also have way too much skepticism by the average Joe and Sally on the economy for the metals to move lower. It feels eerily like 2007 before the financial crisis began. Back then…

    JM Bullion 2023 MintSealed Items Are Still In Stock!

    Posted on August 30, 2023

    As sovereign and private mints prepare for the 2024 release schedule to kick into high gear this fall, JM Bullion still has some of the most popular 2023 sovereign coins available in our MintSealed product line. This lineup of product combines the most popular gold and silver coins from around the world with the peace…

    Gold and Silver Rebound, Another Lawsuit for PM Market Fraud

    Posted on August 28, 2023

    Gold and silver rebounded last week after experiencing a late summer fade. I expected they would begin to turn around as we approach fall, but we are not quite there yet. It is encouraging that the precious metals prices have not floundered this summer despite the lack of very bad financial news. While the economy…

    ‘Me Culpa’ on Gold and Silver Prices; Banks in Big Trouble

    Posted on August 21, 2023

    Well, what a difference a week makes! Gold and silver took it on the chin again, but this time a bit more than before. I will explain the how and why it happened, and issue a bit of a mea culpa. I mistakenly thought the market would not short the metals again so soon, given…

    Take Flight with the Zombie Apocalypse in the 2nd Zombucks World Issue

    Posted on August 21, 2023

    The launch of a new series of Zombucks Rounds has been met with incredible interest from both fans of the original series and those who are just discovering it for the first time. The original Zombucks Series featured representations of famous American coin designs as viewed through the lens of a zombie apocalypse. Now, the…

    Bullion Banks Dump Huge Paper Short Positions in the Metals (Hint: Go Long)

    Posted on August 14, 2023

    I am going to talk a bit today about the positioning of the gold and silver paper markets. These markets, known as the COMEX or derivative futures markets, are where the spot price ultimately comes from. In other words, your local coin dealer is not setting his/her own spot prices on the metals. They follow…

    Blast Off with the New Emoji Rocket Release

    Posted on August 04, 2023

    The ongoing Emoji Series of silver rounds at JM Bullion now reaches its seventh release with the image of one of the most popular emojis: the rocket. Like many other emojis, the exact meaning behind its use can vary from one conversation to the next. It is a flexible symbol that can be taken literally…

    ‘Payment Now Due’ for This Oncoming $1.5 Trillion Debt Tsunami

    Posted on August 04, 2023

    Today we discuss the looming $1.5 Trillion in outstanding loan debt that is coming due very soon. There are problems with this, of course, which is why I am writing about it. The problems include some difficult issues with payments, payment terms, and overall servicing responsibilities. In addition, many students who took the loans cannot…

    Morgan and Peace Dollar Bullion Coins Return in 2023

    Posted on August 01, 2023

    In 2021, the United States Mint revived its last two silver dollar coin designs in honor of a unique centennial. 2021 marked the 100th anniversary of the final issue of Morgan Silver Dollars in 1921, as well as the 100th anniversary of the first Peace Silver Dollar that same year. While many numismatists hoped the…

    New Study Shows That Millennials Are Now Buying the Most Gold

    Posted on July 27, 2023

    The Millennials are buying more gold than anyone else? Yep, that is the result of a new study by SPDR published by State Street. We will get into the details of that study in the Story of the Week section of our report. Gold and Silver Analysis The gold chart below shows the tug of…

    Ride the Wave in a New Cook Islands Silver Release

    Posted on July 24, 2023

    Coin Invest Trust (CIT) is a private company based in Liechtenstein that specializes in the production of high-quality and innovative coins and medals. Founded in 1970, CIT has gained a reputation for its exceptional craftsmanship and unique approach to numismatics. The company collaborates with various countries, issuing authorities, and mints to create collectible coins with…

    Silver Conditions in the US Market Tighten Considerably

    Posted on July 21, 2023

    We may have a shortage condition in physical silver brewing in the domestic markets. We look at that today to determine what significance this could have on the silver price going forward. Gold and Silver Analysis Don’t look now, but the silver price chart from the American COMEX is having a short-term breakout. Contrary to…

    The Holy Grail Joins the Medieval Legends Series

    Posted on July 17, 2023

    The Holy Grail, a legendary artifact of profound spiritual significance, has captivated the imaginations of countless individuals throughout history. Shrouded in mystery and steeped in mythology, the Grail is believed to be the sacred cup used by Jesus Christ during the Last Supper. The quest for this holy relic has fueled the minds of knights,…

    Civil War Treasure Chest of Gold Found in Farmer’s Cornfield

    Posted on July 17, 2023

    Our story is a fun one this week. We will show you the massive collection of collectibles, Civil-war era gold that was found in a corn field recently. You read that right, there is still hidden caches of old US gold hidden around the country. Will you be lucky enough to stumble upon one? Gold…

    Celebrate Feminine Power with the Women In History Series

    Posted on July 07, 2023

    Offered by the New Zealand Mint on behalf of the island nation of Niue, the Women In History Series is a collection of 1 oz silver coins with colorized images of some of the most famous and powerful women in world history. The collection launched in 2022 and features three different images to date. Explore…

    New Research Predicts Solar Industry to Consume 21% of Global Silver Supply

    Posted on July 07, 2023

    Silver is in big demand as we will discuss in the story of the week. That is good news for silver investors right about the time the silver and gold markets go into hibernation for summer. It highlights the need to understand the precious metals market cycle despite short-term price movements. I will discuss what…

    Extraterrestrials have Landed in the Emoji Series

    Posted on June 26, 2023

    The latest release in the Emoji Series of silver rounds at JM Bullion is out of this world. Continuing with its release of unique designs inspired by popular emojis from digital keyboards, the sixth release of the collection turns to outer space to welcome aliens to the world of precious metals. Learn all about the…

    South Korean Millennials Buy Gold Through a Vending Machine

    Posted on June 23, 2023

    Gold and silver are entering the summer doldrums, so they are likely to fade as the summer goes on. This is normal. I always considered this time of year a blessing, and not only for the good weather. I love the time because I can step back and look at what has happened. I can…

    Explore the Fairmont Collection at JM Bullion

    Posted on June 19, 2023

    Many of America’s historic circulation coins have stood the test of time. The coins of the US Eagle Series, in particular, have proven popular with investors and collectors in the 21st century. With a combination of impressive gold content and beautiful designs, surviving specimens are an excellent addition to any collection. What’s more, many of…

    Iran Wins as 9 Asian Central Banks Drop SWIFT and the Dollar

    Posted on June 16, 2023

    Iran’s SEPAM bank messaging system has been accepted by 9 countries in the Asian Clearing Union as a replacement for the SWIFT system and use of the dollar in international trade. You read that right, 9 Asian countries just voted to drop the dollar in trade and to use Iran’s bank wire system in replacement…

    Renewed Chinese Property Market Troubles Put a Shine on Gold This Summer

    Posted on June 09, 2023

    Last week I gave you the potential bearish case for gold over the summer, and this week I flip the script and give you the summer bull case. I do this because summertime tends to be weak for American investment markets including stocks, bonds, real estate, and commodities. The phrase ‘sell in May and go…