Contributing Editors' Blog Entries

David Fry's picture

Quadwitching Fun & Games

A little selling Friday aided by some quadwitching shenanigans which is a mechanical
event which should be ignored. The economic data on the week was mixed. The weak
Consumer Sentiment was likely driven down by gas prices which is a common reaction.



GoldCore's picture


Retail investors are piling into the stock market again in the false belief that the worst of the economic crisis is over. Alas, those who are not properly diversified may again be in for a rude awakening.

The CFTC’s very unusual announcement through “people familiar with the matter” that it is examining various aspects of gold and silver price fixings in London, including whether they are sufficiently transparent, continues to be digested.