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The DuvalReport: Your First Source For News on Gold Markets and Gold Investments

Dear Friends, It’s my pleasure to introduce you to the DuvalReport, an online investment newsletter whose coverage will be largely weighted towards the fundamental drivers of precious metals and other commodities and less so on technicals which typically fall within the purview of short term traders. Many of you will recognize me as the co-founder […]

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World Gold Council study points to strong gold demand in Q-3 of 2013

Consumer demand for gold in third quarter 2013 remained strong, after reaching record levels in the earlier period, the World Gold Council study reports. Depletion of western investors’ ETF positions during the year continued unabated although Central banks, Russia’s being among the largest consumers, continued to add gold to reserves but at a slower rate. […]

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Fed Chairman Nominee Promises More Easing – DOW Reaches New High

Open up the flood gates! Janet Yellen, the nominee for chairman of the Federal Reserve, promises more fiscal stimulus as long as the unemployment rate in the U.S. remains above 6.5 percent and the outlook for inflation doesn’t ┬árise above 2.5 percent. Testifying before the Senate Banking Committee in Washington, Yellen said she didn’t believe […]

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Drivers of Today’s Markets Fail to Reflect Underlying Fundamentals

Companies – not just people – are frequently victims of misplaced sentiment. If you believe that emotion doesn’t affect people’s investment judgment you’d better think again! Large corporations aren’t immune from making decisions based on sentiment either. Most people in the minerals industry would run out of fingers counting the times mining companies have purchased […]

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