News from American Precious Metals

06/10/2013 Silver Investment Demand: The Ticking Time Bomb

Even though silver investment demand has picked up recently due to the lowest prices in over two years, this may be just the tip of the iceberg for what is to come in the future. Currently, only a small fraction of investors understand silver’s future potential but that will change … Readmore

06/05/2013 Richard Russell’s comments on gold

Gold — The chart below has become interesting. Note that the May low is higher than the April low on gold. Rising low points are bullish. Then note that the blue trendline is just being penetrated to the upside, a second bullish item. Any strength in gold now will put … Readmore

05/28/2013 Somebody Is Messing With The Gold Market

“Zero Hour” is what I call the moment when the price of real, physical gold starts to break away from the quoted price on the commodities exchanges. That is, the “physical price” becomes much higher than the “paper price” on CNBC’s ticker. The catalyst would likely be when a major … Readmore

05/16/2013 Physical gold demand shines in first quarter: World Gold Council

Investors didn’t buy enough physical gold to offset outflows from gold-exchanged traded funds in the first quarter, but total ETF gold holdings were still higher than a year ago, and demand for jewelry, bars and coins grew a lot thanks to China and India, a report from the World Gold … Readmore

05/07/2013 Gold’s Biggest Drop in 30 Years Fails to Deter Advocates

A drive to recognize gold and silver as legal currency, rather than trust in U.S. dollars, is forging ahead with bills in six states, even after gold lost 13 percent of its value over two trading days last month. The gold-as-currency movement, fueled by distrust of federal monetary policy and … Readmore

04/30/2013 Perth Mint Works Through Weekend on Highest Demand Since ’08

Australia’s Perth Mint, which refines nearly all of the nation’s bullion, said that demand has jumped to the highest level in five years after prices plunged, with the factory kept open through the weekend to meet orders. There’s been strong interest, including from the U.S., with buyers speculating that the … Readmore

04/30/2013 Gold buyers forced to go on waiting list

Investment company Physical Gold said there were waiting lists of three weeks for some coins, and four to six weeks for gold bars. “Previously all would have been available within a few days,” the company said. The company said that it had seen a 50pc increase in enquiries about purchasing … Readmore

04/23/2013 Paper Gold Crash Has Unleashed a Global Run on Physical Gold and Silver

The crash of the price of paper gold on Monday has unleashed an unprecedented global frenzy to buy physical gold and silver. All over the planet, people are recognizing that this is a unique opportunity to be able to acquire large amounts of gold and silver at a bargain price. … Readmore

04/22/2013 Physical Gold Buyers Will Now Crush Central Planners

4/22/2013 By Jim Sinclair   “Gold is freeing itself as an emancipation process from the gold banks control via paper gold that has no gold whatsoever involved in it. The thralldom of the gold price ends when the Evil Kings of Gold, the Gold Banks, are clearly proven to have … Readmore

04/17/2013 Sober Reasons To Own Gold

The current fall in the price of gold will, no doubt, bring out its critics who, will denigrate it as a relic of the past. The decline appears due mostly to speculative short-term trading and possibly, sales by banks rather than any fundamental change in the nature of a resource … Readmore