The buzz phrase at PDAC 2014 could be described as “cautious optimism.” Executives, analysts and investors seem to believe a corner has been turned but failed to show any excitement or hope beyond that. Some participants estimated that attendance was down 20% from last year and much lower than 2012. I did not attend last […]
We’ve recently written quite a bit about the current technical situation in precious metals as well as the current bear market compared to past bear markets. Thus we’ve neglected sentiment somewhat. This is a good time to examine sentiment as the sector appears to be bottoming or trying to emerge from a bottom. The first […]
Since I do not have a crystal ball, it is remarkably difficult to answer that question. I could answer the above question with a yes or a no…..
CEF is trading at a 7% discount to NAV….
Mark Hulbert’s HGNSI is not looking to favorable for contrarian bulls. The HGNSI was over -50% at Gold’s summer bottom. With Gold trading around $1300 the indicator is above 20%. Source: Why Aren’t Gold Traders More Scared?
Positioning currently stands at 76,600 net long contracts on Gold and 18,200 net long contracts on Silver…
Amazingly, if you line up Silver’s performance from its 1971 low to 1980 high with Silver’s performance since its 2008 bottom, you’ll notice….
If you are sick and tired of reading Precious Metals sentiment updates on this blog, I do not blame you. As an author of a contrarian blog, my job is to report as an objective view as possible of sentiment indicators developing within the various asset classes. Right now, it seems that Gold is one […]
According to INK Research, there are now seven precious metals stocks on the TSX with insider buying for every one with selling….
Tiho Brkan was kind of enough to share these charts which provide insight into the sentiment in the precious metals market…. First is GLD and GLD physical holdings….. Next we have the rate of change for GLD’s value (of holdings)…. Here is Gold with the current positioning of large speculators and small speculators….. Last, here […]