3 Signs that a Modern-Day Gold Rush has Arrived

Several countries across the world have been repatriating gold to eliminate counter-party risk. Central banks have been buying the precious metal at a record pace and the ultra-rich are hoarding the yellow metal in secret bunkers instead of buying ETFs. These three signs point toward a modern-day gold rush. Gold has entered the new decade …

How Stocks, Oil, Gold, & Bitcoin Reacted to Trump’s Airstrike on Soleimani

Trump sent a shockwave through financial markets when he ordered an airstrike that killed Qassem Soleimani. Stocks, gold, and oil all fluctuated wildly as US-Iranian hostilities flared. Here’s how the prices of major assets responded. When US President Donald Trump ordered an airstrike that killed Iranian general Qassem Soleimani, he also unleashed a shockwave through …

Bitcoin Is Up More YTD Than Gold Is in Last Decade: Pomp

Bitcoin maximalist Anthony Pompliano claims he will never bail out of his long positions. Gold cheerleader Peter Schiff likens this to a Titanic captain – loyal but misguided. Even with its recent price plunge, bitcoin is still massively outperforming gold. At What Point Will Bitcoin Maximalists Capitulate? Peter Schiff never passes up a good opportunity …

Investors Flock to Gold in Stock Market Rout. Why Didn’t Bitcoin Pop?

Investors flocked to the precious metal instead of bitcoin today as fears of a recession, either in the short-term or long-term, loom. | Source: Shutterstock The bitcoin price is trading mostly flat today despite the fact that the stock market got hammered, with the Dow Jones tumbling some 400 points. Meanwhile, the gold price is …

Gold Beats Bitcoin as Fed Chair Powell Finalizes Dovish Pivot

Monetary policy may or may not have a direct impact on bitcoin, but the US Federal Reserve’s dovish pivot is helping gold regain a bit of shine from its digital counterpart. The precious metal popped to its weekly high today, extending gains from the previous session after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell appeared to set …