Weighing-In on Gold and Silver……..What’s the Real Truth
In the past few weeks, I have been amazed by the extreme range of predictions on the price of Gold and Silver (Harry Dent [www.economyandmarkets.com] says $750 and Jim Rickards [www.silverdoctors.com/Jim-Rickards] says $10,000), so I decided to weigh-in on the subject (without the predictions!).
Let me say first, that this is a great example of why I wrote my book and why I do the work that I do.
Pundits can, and do oftentimes confuse investors. This creates doubt and causes investors to ask, “Who do I believe? Who is correct? “What is the Truth?”, and as the result, end up doing nothing when their personal instincts say otherwise.
My work is about “What Is” – logical, simple and easy to understand.
As usual, my analysis begins with an index, in this case, the Index for each of the metals, then the respective ETFs as well as the Inverse ETFs for verification.
And, at the end of this blog, I will take a look at the Gold/Silver ratio that many folks like to monitor.
First, the Gold Index: