Gold Investing and Gold Stocks News

Podcast - Dave Skarica On George Soros's Real Activities In The Gold Market - Mike Swanson (06/10/2013)

In this podcast Dave and I talked about George Soros and his activities in the gold market. The media put out a story in April about how Soros was selling gold by selling off his GLD position.

Podcast - David Bannister On Why It's Time to Be Brave In Gold Stocks - Mike Swanson (05/22/2013)

I just did this podcast with David Bannister of

In this podcast David and I talked about the recent action in gold and his trade in MUX.

Last Thursday Dave wrote an article saying that it was time to be brave and get into gold stocks. He listed ten reasons why he was bullish. You can read them here.

The Elusive Gold Reversal- Mike Swanson (05/20/2013)

This could turn out to be a key day for gold. After last month's gold crash I thought that gold and mining stocks would rally back up for a week or so and then come back down to test their lows. After that I thought they would go back up and consolidate to put themselves in a position to breakout into a new bull market. I wrote about this scenario right after the gold crash here.

Bill Fleckenstein On the Gold Crash - Mike Swanson (04/23/2013)

"What we just witnessed in the gold market, in my opinion, was a panic liquidation that has no predictive value and which occurred in the teeth of the most wildly gold-friendly fundamentals the world has ever seen. Unfortunately, this is a lesson of markets sometimes being perverse and doing whatever they want to."

Video - Jim Rogers Says Gold Going "Much Higher" Over This Decade - Mike Swanson (04/17/2013)

Jim Rogers, chairman of Rogers Holdings, talks about global commodity markets and investment strategy. Rogers also discusses the outlook for the U.S. dollar. He speaks with Rishaad Salamat on Bloomberg Television's "On the Move."

Why The Gold Bear Attack Crash Really Happened - Mike Swanson (04/16/2013)

Every hedge fund in the gold trade was down and every investor who bought gold themselves since then was too. Losses lead to panic. That is why the 1550 level was so important - and why it has led to this current gold crash. Every computer program yelled sell once the 1550 level was breached and the selling built up into a crescendo - into a crash.

"A Person Would Be A Fool To Sell His Soul For One Of These Decreasing Dollars" - Mike Swanson (04/15/2013)

This isn't to endorse all of his beliefs, but skip to the six minute mark and you can see why this person sent me this video - and why its relevant for the struggle gold investors are facing today.

This Is the Final Liquidation of the Gold Bug - Mike Swanson (04/14/2013)

What you are witnessing in the gold market right now is the final liquidation of the gold bug. On Friday gold fell $84 an ounce for a 5.38% drop while the HUI gold stock index fell 6%. Big bad moves. What is worse these drops have come after months of falling gold prices all while the S&P 500 has gone higher.

Podcast - Jordan Roy-Byrne On The Extreme Bearish Sentiment Displayed In Gold - Mike Swanson (03/12/2013)

Jordan sees plenty of signs that sentiment for gold has reached an extremely bearish level which typically comes at key bottoms. He also explained how he thinks gold and gold stocks will play out over the next few months.

How To Use Gold To Build Real Wealth

I want to talk to you about using gold to build real wealth. Very few people end up rich and wealthy when they retire. That's because most people make two really big blunders that they never recover from. For you that means if you want to build real wealth you have to what most people don't do. You gotta be a bit of a contrarian and go against the masses.

Podcast: Why Feb 21 May Become a Key Date for Gold Stocks, With Dave Skarica - Mike Swanson (02/06/2013)

I just did this podcast with Dave Skarica of

In this podcast Dave and I talked about gold and gold stocks and why February 21, 2013 may prove to be a key date for them.