May 2, 2017

Is Gold Really The Place To Make Money When There’s Fear?

The other day, I was driving and heard a commercial on the radio. “Radio” is such an old term. Anyways, there I was listening and as usual, I heard a gold commercial. I immediately thought “Which ’80s ex-celebrity is this?”. But, it was simply a regular old voice over dude. Same tactic. Try and scare you into thinking everything’s horrible and the market’s going to crash and therefore you should buy gold. It was a classic fear sales technique. But, it got me thinking.

February 20, 2016


Gold’s on the move. Karl explains why. Also, are the politicians to blame for the falling stock market? All, on this episode.

February 19, 2016

What’s Up With Gold?

One of the few things that’s worked in 2016 has been gold. Perhaps the worst investment the past four years has turned into one of the best investments in 2016. Let’s first examine why the tide has changed and then we’ll walk through how to play it going forward.

November 8, 2014


The drop and subsequent bounce back in the markets has not been about Ebola, ISIS, elections, or Russia. Karl explains exactly what caused the drop and what has caused the rebound. Also, where’s the next stop for gold?

August 19, 2014


Stocks have been in a fairly predictable pattern and the old adage “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” comes to mind. Until proven otherwise, the path of least resistance for stocks seems up.

July 22, 2013

Gold’s Still Battling

Gold (measured by the SPDR Gold ETF, GLD) rose approximately 3% on Monday after looking very susceptible to a fall the past few days.  Buyers controlled the entire day as gold gapped up in the morning and never looked back. 

July 17, 2013

That May Be It For This Run In Gold

Gold has had a nice bounce in the past few sessions but stalled out today after Ben Bernanke’s testimony in front of Congress.  The recent rally may have run its course.

April 6, 2013

Don’t Count Gold Out Just Yet

Earlier this week, Societe Generale published a special report titled “The End Of The Gold Era”.  They put a price target on gold by the end of 2013 at $1,375 per ounce. 

December 24, 2012

Get The Dollar Right And…

It’s been said that if you get the dollar right, you’ll get just about everything else right meaning the dollar is the beginning of the domino line and once you determine its direction, then you can allocate your portfolio accordingly. 

July 30, 2012

Gold May Be Ready To Move Much Higher

Even though gold hasn’t been at the top of the headlines lately, there is still great debate about the shiny metal’s future.  The bears claim that we will have years of deflation and therefore gold will continue to struggle.  The bulls argue that the commodity should be much higher based on the action of the Fed and […]

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