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Risk is to the Upside

When it comes to managing investments, risk management is everything. Knowing the potential risk on any position is imperative to success. Risk is not always to the downside, however, and oftentimes markets will exhibit behavior that warrants upside risk. The gold market may currently be displaying such upside risk. After spending much of 2018 probing the recent lows, the selling pressure eventually began to run dry. Try and try as they might, the bears were simply unable to push prices to significant new lows. In... Continue Reading

A Double Whammy

The gold market is seeing some strong upside on Thursday as geopolitical risks and the Fed both fuel buying. In a move that was far from a surprise, President Donald Trump has officially cancelled the upcoming summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. “I was very much looking forward to being there with you,” Trump said in the letter to the North Korean government. “Sadly, based on the tremendous anger and open hostility displayed in your most recent statement, I feel it is inappropriate,... Continue Reading