Thursday , 19 January 2017


Gold

My Precious Metals Predictions for 2017: Am I Brave Or Just Stupid?

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This is the time of year that those of us who are brave - or more likely stupid - come up with some predictions for the year ahead...so let's look at what this observer considers will happen during the year ahead for the precious metals, precious metals stocks and the geopolitical drivers behind what I see as the likely price trends.

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Gold Measurements: What Do the Terms “Karat” & “Troy Ounce” Actually Mean?

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You have no doubt read countless articles on the price of gold costing "x dollars per ounce", own a gold ring or some other piece of gold jewellery and/or wear or have bought/plan to buy a diamond ring but do you really understand exactly what you are buying? What's the difference between 1 troy ounce of gold and 1 (regular) ounce? What's the difference between 18 and 10 karat gold? What's the difference between a .75 and a 1.0 carat diamond? Let me explain. Words: 1102

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Noonan’s Back! “Gold & Silver Prices Defy Logic But Show NO Signs Of A Turnaround – Yet”

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...Those concerned about the current low prices for gold and silver - prices that defy logic, defy supply, defy demand and show no signs of a turnaround, yet, according to all the charts - are playing a fool's game. Instead, they should be doing everything possible to have and accumulate physical possession of them. China, Russia, India, even central bankers are all amassing as much physical gold and silver as is possible. Take a page from those who rule and do the same. Accumulate whatever you can, while you still can.

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The World’s Deepest Gold Mine Is 2.5 Miles Down!

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Humans will do almost anything for gold. In fact, they will even suspend themselves 2.5 miles into the Earth – braving extreme temperatures, armed thieves, and constant seismic activity – just to mine a 30-inch gold reef. Welcome to another day at Mponeng, the world’s deepest gold mine.

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