Cheap natural gas means Americans can buy the equivalent of a barrel of crude for $35. That's the exciting reality that has Ron Muhlenkamp putting his investment dollars behind the next great fuel switch, this time in the transportation sector.
The strict restrictions on gold imports by the RBI have inflated the gold premiums in India during this wedding season. The importing agencies are reported to be charging huge premiums from customers. This essentially has made gold dearer in India when compared to its peers.
There's a saying that old love never rusts. James West might have broken it off with the gold space for a while, but he always knew he'd be back when the time was right. In this interview, West talks about what has convinced him to start shopping for gold stocks again.
While investors have been focusing on the strengthening U.S. market, we’ve also kept our eyes on other improving indicators happening in resources, Europe and emerging markets. These places may not be as widely popular, but we believe investors can benefit greatly from taking a view that’s different from the ones observed by the majority.
The Chinese government acknowledged gold as a strategic asset in 2000, when it included the establishment of an open gold market in its five year economic plan. Since then China has come to play a significant role in the international gold market as it strives to develop and advance all aspects of the industry and gold’s role in the domestic market.