Category Gold

Europe’s Dependence On The U.S. Was All Part Of The Plan

Excerpts:   Unfair? A world that revolves around American military, economic and cultural power, and uses the U.S. dollar as its reserve currency?   What Trump fails to understand is that the disparity in spending, with the U.S. paying more than its allies, is not a bug of the system. It is a feature. This is […]

Italy’s Crisis — And Europe’s: Italy’s President Rejects The Populist Election Winners, Setting Up A Clash Between Democracy And The European Union; Will Ita’l Leave?

Italy’s Crisis — And Europe’s: Italy’s President Rejects The Populist Election Winners, Setting Up A Clash Between Democracy And The European Union; Will Ita’l Leave?   http://www.fortunascorner.com      We have a new ‘Sick Man Of Europe.’  As history has recorded, in the waning days of the Ottoman Empire (1908-1922), Tsar Nicholas, the last Tsar of […]

Big Tech, Big Themes; Markets, Mania, & Mass Psychosis; How Allergan Could Put On A Happy Face

Big Tech, Big Themes; Markets, Mania, & Mass Psychosis; How Allergan Could Put On A Happy Face http://www.fortunas.corner.com      The title above is from a series of articles in this weekend’s (March 19, 2018) Barron’s, and the blockchain article appeared in the March 13, 2018 edition of the Wall Street Journal.        The “Big Tech, […]

Russian Plane Spills 172 Gold Bars Onto Runway During Takeoff

https://www.rferl.org/a/russian-cargo-plane-spills-172-gold-bars-onto-yakutsk-runway-during-takeoff/29103130.html Russian Plane Spills 172 Gold Bars Onto Runway During Takeoff March 16, 2018 02:28 GMT Precious metal ingots lie on the runway of an airport in Yakutsk, eastern Russia. Share ·        40 · · Print The streets of Siberia are hardly paved with gold — but a runway in Yakutsk was strewn with the stuff […]

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street

Tech Giants’ Shadows Fall Over Promising Start-Ups; Emerging Market Alternatives; Bitcoin Storms Wall Street   www.fortunascorner.com      Today is December 3, 2017, and we’re heading into the final stretch of what has been one of the best bull-market years in stocks.  What lies ahead in 2018 is anyone’s guess; but, let’s enjoy the rest […]

Gold Rush: Russia Stockpiling Bullion Like There’s No Tomorrow

Gold Rush: Russia Stockpiling Bullion Like There’s No Tomorrow © Sputnik/ Vitaliy Bezrukih Opinion 09:49 14.10.2017Get short URL 123964630 The Central Bank of Russia has recently been buying bullion at an unprecedented pace. According to Argentine financial expert Gabriel Rubinstein, this policy is aimed at protecting the Russian economy in the event of crisis situations, […]

Wall Street Soothsayer Says 4-5 Percent Correction In Next 30 Days; While Oppenheimer’s Chief Investment Strategist/ Stoltzfus Says ‘Political Trouble,’ & North Korea Won’t Derail Stocks – Forecasts S&P 500 To Gain 7 Percent Into Year’s End

Wall Street Soothsayer Says 4-5 Percent Correction In Next 30 Days; While Oppenheimer’s Chief Investment Strategist/ Stoltzfus Says ‘Political Trouble,’ & North Korea Won’t Derail Stocks – Forecasts S&P 500 To Gain 7 Percent Into Year’s End   https://fortunascorner.com       There will certainly be much more important issues to confront and think about this […]

August Ends On A High Note; September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks But Good For Gold; North Korea’s Dr. Evil Detonates A Hydrogen Bomb

August Ends On A High Note; September Historically Worst Month Of Year For Stocks But Good For Gold; North Korea’s Dr. Evil Detonates A Hydrogen Bomb   https://fortunascorner.com        August ended on a high note, with all three major indices in the green, as the DOW closed August up 0.3 percent; while the S&P […]

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open

Marcon Finishes First In French Elections; Markets Rally Globally – Except For China; U.S. Stock Futures Sharply Higher/Point To A Triple-Digit Gain At This Morning’s Open www.fortunascorner.com        For once, the polls and pundits were right and a 39 year-old newcomer, ‘centrist, Emmanuel Marcon finished first in presidential elections held over this weekend. […]

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s

French Elections, Geopolitical Tensions/North Korea, Big Tech On Deck; POTUS Trump’s Tax Cut Plan Will Drive Wall Street & Sarepta Theraputics (SRPT) Stock Could Double, Or More Says Barron’s www.fortunascorner.com ‘The French Connection:’ The Future Of The European Union May Well Be At Stake       Voters in France have been casting their ballots to […]