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Gold Breaks Above $1,300: Yellen Pledges Continuity; Rickards Says Prepare For A 'Taper Pause' In June TNR.v MUX GDX
Jim Rickards was spot on the money with his last call on Gold just before its breakout of the $1270 level. Now he is calling again for the Taper Pause in June. Today Gold was knocking on $1,300 with the highest print of $1,303 so far and shorts in the Gold market can experience the Blood Friday tomorrow if Gold can manage to close above this psychological level.
The real driver is the unprecedented demand of 2,181 tons of Gold from China in 2013:
Unprecedented Total Chinese Gold Demand For 2013 Was 2,181 Tons TNR.v, MUX, GLD, GDX, RGLD
"Yesterday WSJ, Reuters and Bloomberg have created a lot of buzz in mass media about unprecedented Chinese Gold demand of over 1,000 tons in 2013. Koos Jansen reports that actual demand was almost double that and stands at 2,181 tons of Gold, excluding PBOC purchases! Koos Jansen makes the great work of the forensic investigation of the real Gold market in China and his work is highly recommended for all interested in the gold market.
Gold is trading higher today at high $1287 in Asia after breaching $1270 level. The Mother Of Short Squeeze has finally arrived in the Gold market and Janet Yellen testimony today will provide the catalyst."
Jim Rickards: Gold Set for Massive Rally TNR.v, MUX, GDX, GLD, SLV, RGLD, ABX, GG
"Jim Rickards presents his hew book and talks about the real fundamentals supporting his call for the much higher price of Gold. It is the very good piece to continue our conversation about the state of the Gold market and its ongoing manipulations this weekend."Toby Connor: The Great Inflation Of 2014 - Gold And Silver To Rise TNR.v, MUX, GDX, GLD, SLV
"Toby Connor provides very interesting technical view on the general markets, Commodities, Gold and Silver. Nobody can find inflation these days and his take on the final rise and bust in the general markets is very intriguing. Our own observations confirm the CRB - Commodities Index breakout and that Gold is knocking on the $1270 with huge break out to the upside after that. Supply and Demand picture provides further support to the technical observations in Gold and Silver markets these days. Where the Gold will come from in the future with China record buying continued? M&A activity will be driving the next Bull market in Gold and Silver miners."Copper M&A Heating Up: OZ Minerals Gets Approaches on $2.7 Bln Copper Project MUX TNR.v CU GDX
"Copper M&A is heating up and now Australia's largest unmined copper deposit is in play. Rob McEwen should be using this momentum now in the market place and put Los Azules copper deposit on the industry radar screens. TNR Gold and McEwen Mining will be very well positioned for this upturn in the market place. CRB index is breaking out and increasing M&A activity is signalling that the bottom is in place for the resource sector. Meanwhile McEwen Mining has breaking out to the upside above CAD3.0 with Gold in a breakout mode."