Paul Ryan: Obama Iran Deal 'Starting to Unravel'
By Joe Crowe | Monday, 09 May 2016 12:31 PM
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan criticized President Barack Obama's deal with Iran, in an Independent Journal Review post, in which he said, "Everything the administration told us about the deal is...
May 09, 2016 - 02:00 AM ET
Lucara Sells Its 813 Carat Diamond for US$63 Million, the Highest Price Ever Achieved for the Sale of a Rough Diamond
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - May 9, 2016) - (TSX:LUC)(BOTSWANA:LUC)(NASDAQ OMX Stockholm:LUC), Lucara Diamond Corp...
Was Al-Naimi's 'Ouster' A Saudi Oil Policy Shake-Up? Hardly
By Ellen R. Wald, Ph.D.CommoditiesMay 10, 2016 05:03AM ET
Ellen R. Wald, Ph.D.
This weekend’s announcement that veteran Saudi oil minister Ali al-Naimi would be stepping down from the position he has held since 1995 drew a flurry...
I’m with Stan Druckenmiller — gold has every reason to rise
By Cody Willard
Published: May 9, 2016 3:02 p.m. ET
Negative interest rates, the Fed’s quantitative easing and a race to devalue global currencies are bullish for gold
I've met hedge fund manager Stan Druckenmiller a couple...
Hedge Funds' Gold Positioning Near All-Time Highs
Monday May 09, 2016 10:19
(Kitco News) - Hedge funds were significant gold buyers last week as prices pushed above $1,300 an ounce, hitting the highest level in 15 months, according to the latest data from the Commodity Futures Trading...
PRECIOUS-Gold near 2-week low, steady dollar cap gains
* Bullion has fallen in five out of past six sessions
* Coming up: U.S. wholesale inventories at 1400 GMT
(Updates throughout, changes dateline from MANILA)
By Clara Denina
LONDON, May 10 Gold steadied just above a near...
U.S. need not fear challengers to dollar, Fed official says
The United States would not necessarily lose out if other currencies emerged as alternatives to the dollar's status as the world's so-called reserve currency, a top U.S. central banker said on Tuesday.
William Dudley, president of...
China steel, iron ore futures dive as demand worries batter commodities
SHANGHAI/SINGAPORE | By Ruby Lian and Gavin Maguire
A worker walks past a pile of steel pipe products at the yard of Youfa steel pipe plant in Tangshan in China's Hebei Province in this file photo dated November 3...
video at link guys:
Fundamental Picture For Silver Has Changed…In a Good Way: Thomson Reuters GFMS
May 05, 2016
Guest(s): Erica Rannestad Thomson Reuters GFMS
Silver has finally caught up to gold’s rally, with prices hitting 15-month highs earlier in the week, and according to one analyst...
The Party’s Over in Alaska
With oil revenue off, Alaska may be out of savings in two years.
May 6, 2016 — 4:00 AM CDT
On an early morning in late March, a Beechcraft turboprop plane takes off from Juneau, Alaska, the only U.S. state capital not accessible by...
Oil prices jump as China imports soar, Canada fires still burn
By Jenny W. Hsu, Ben Dummett , and Chester Dawson
Published: May 9, 2016 6:40 a.m. ET
Market absorbing dismissal of Saudi Arabia’s oil minister
Oil prices were higher on Monday, boosted by strong crude imports...
The Gold Update by Mark Mead Baillie --- 338th Edition --- San Francisco--- 07 May 2016 (published each Saturday) --- www.deMeadville.com
"Gold and Silver Stressed by their Test"
Whence we left you a week ago, Professor Marché has now posted the test results for Gold and Silver, (and with a...
Misreading the CoTs, Again
05/06/2016 | Jordan Roy-Byrne, CMT | Editorials, Featured
Nearly two months ago I published a video in which I discussed conventional CoT analysis and the mistake many investors might make assuming Gold and gold stocks would undergo a big correction. The fact is a...
Is the destruction also of the dem party in progress,
As these dimwit dems run further and further to the left with their phony a$$ crap, they run further from their votes,
They too are dying from rot, dying from within,
Last time thru, oatasama was the supposed change party, and they didn't...
Decision time for FBI on Clinton
Julian Hattem 7 hrs ago
The FBI investigation swirling around Hillary Clinton's presidential run appears to have entered the final stages.
Many of the former secretary of State's key aides have been interviewed over the course of the last...
Turns out strategic mortgage defaults weren't really strategic
Russ Wiles, The Arizona Republic 7:32 a.m. EDT May 7, 2016
(Photo: Getty Images)
One of the interesting things about the housing bust of several years ago — interesting in retrospect, not so fun at the time — was the many people...
Why the jobs report could spur the next bull market in gold
Alex Rosenberg | @AcesRose
Friday, 6 May 2016 | 1:34 PM ETCNBC.com
Gold was enjoying a substantial jump on Friday, after a disappointing jobs report made traders more skeptical about the prospect of the Federal Reserve raising rates in...
China's exports and imports fell more than expected in April
By Kevin Yao 7 hours ago
Chinese cars wait for export at a port in Dalian, Liaoning province October 15, 2012. REUTERS/China Daily/File Photo
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's exports and imports fell more than expected in April...
The only map you need to see to know the Arctic is the next major frontier
Global warming has increasingly led to the melting of Arctic ice.
And, as the ice melts, the world's last true backwater will become a hotbed of global geopolitical competition.
The following map...