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  • Dig This: 9.7% Brigus Gold Convertible Bonds, Mature In 2016 [View article]
    Thanks for this valuable information on the Brigus Corporate paper.
    Nov 21 09:43 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Don't Fear A Normal Gold Correction [View article]
    A very good article on the subject of the gold trade. Thanks.

    Since you quoted Mr. Lassonde liberally (and I agree, he is one of the foremost experts on the subject) I would like to use another recent quote of his which certainly supports your opinion (and mine).

    Quote: "In 1980, at $800 an ounce, gold was equivalent to one unit of the Dow. Now prices represent an 8 to 1 ratio. “If it goes back to 1-1, then gold will go from $1,700 an ounce to $13,500.”

    Pierre Lassonde, one of the world’s foremost experts on gold and Chair of Franco-Nevada Mining!
    Oct 30 10:31 AM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • The Big 4 Economic Indicators: Real Personal Income Less Transfer Payments [View article]
    Thanks for this article. I think there are some large changes that will distort the numbers for the forseeable future. Large (aging) Baby Boomer population in mature Western markets. Large young population in rising economies like India and Brazil. 7 Billion population of the planet, mostly outside of the Western powers (which historically, your numbers are based upon.) Which now make up the majority of growth areas worldwide. A Growing middle class in rising economies like China, Indonesia, India, Brazil Russia et al.

    The problem with using historical, American centric (or Western centric) data going forward is that, its application is less and less important over time and therefore fogs up the crystal ball when looking forward.

    In other words, you cannot describe these numbers as the "big four " without including those rising economies going forward.
    Oct 30 10:07 AM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Technology Trends: Runners' Nighttime Safety [View article]
    I like the technology.....watching the share price and gathering DD
    Oct 17 10:15 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Peak Lithium: Death Blow For Electric Cars? [View article]
    I agree. The article is a crock! Just ask ROC who just paid over $750M for Talison, to ensure they have the spodomen AND the brine reserves covered for their bright future.

    If you wait for the SURE THING as you mentioned, it will be much too late for serious profit.....
    Oct 15 07:00 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Will The U.S. Economic 'Recovery' Take The Shine Off Gold And Silver? [View article]
    A very good, reasoned, article that gold and silver investors should read while doing their due dilligence.
    Oct 15 06:55 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Europe's New Energy Crisis Looms [View article]
    Your argument makes sense! Given your disaster scenario video, are you suggesting this is somehow the "canary in the coal mine" so to speak?
    Oct 15 06:47 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • The Case Against The Case Against Gold [View article]
    Good article. I like the play on words, but the argument remains solid. I have been increasing my positions for 14 months now. I have no intention of reversing that sentiment! .....
    Oct 12 02:38 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Hey Bill Gross, Why So Serious? [View article]
    Hmmm..... just considering if every single person in Washington is an idiot, as you suggest....hhmmmm... probably not! Just as everyone in Beijing or Moscow are probably not idiots either. Maybe, just maybe, there are some in those capitols who want desperately to replace the usd as the world reserve currency, and will do their utmost to make it happen......I took the Gross Greek analogy as a wake up call to legislators that, by maintaining the status quo, they risk similiar street demonstrations as are now being seen in Greece due to the massive debt of the U.S.

    Historically, all fiat currencies are proven to be finite and their end date has always been marked by fiasco, followed by fear, turmoil, suffering, civil unrest and disruption, starvation and war, among other calamities...Maybe, just maybe, Gross was reflecting on such history in his warnings to anyone who would listen....Maybe, just maybe, he was referring to Greece as a canary in the coal mine, so to speak, in a much broader fiasco to come.......Maybe his comments were not U.S. centric at all, but meant as a wake up call to his countrymen........hmmmmmm
    Oct 9 10:00 PM | 8 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Return To Bretton Woods: Economic and Investment Implications [View article]
    If you truly believe this then you should save your cash! Maybe you should stuff some in your mattress!

    For me, I continue to buy gold, silver, lithium and other hard assets!

    Time will tell who is right!
    Oct 9 09:26 PM | 4 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Precious Metals Markets Are Quiet ... Too Quiet [View article]
    I see any dip as a buying opportunity in the coming weeks......
    Oct 8 12:40 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Earnings Season Preview: Worst Outlook In 3 Years [View article]
    The street has done such a good job of downgrading the expected earnings this week, that any spike above what is expected could cause another rally in the short term....just sayin...
    Oct 8 12:36 PM | 2 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Sprott Asset Management - John Embry - Exclusive Interview [View article]
    Excellent interview. I agree with the sentiment. We are out of all bonds now. Have been accumulating gold, silver, lithium and miners for 18 months now. Up over 58% in Sept with this sentiment.....
    Thanks for your insight....
    Oct 8 12:33 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • 4 Canadians For Big Profits In 2013 [View article]
    I like all of your picks here, but only hold SU right now. Looking for entry point into POT. Still watching Westport and RIM as dips should be in the offing.
    Oct 7 11:17 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Billionaire James Dinan's 4 Dividend Picks [View article]
    I like ROC below $45 which should occur after it digests the Talison buy.
    Oct 7 11:15 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment