http://silverseek.com/commentaries/rss/1501 Goldseek Commentaries en “Political chaos is rising quickly.” - Eric Sprott on the midterm elections http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cpolitical-chaos-rising-quickly%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-midterm-elections-17476 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “You don’t want anyone to think anything’s bad, you know? You don’t want them to think gridlock’s bad. So you run the market up. And we all forget about it, and we move on to the next issue. Whatever that’s going to be. And there’s a lot of issues out there. The trade issue hasn’t gone away… There should be lots in the news to have people concerned about things.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, November 9th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">The market rallied this week on… gridlock? As the United States welcomes divided government, Eric Sprott joins us again for another wide-ranging discussion about the week in precious metals.</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="text-indent: .25in; line-height: 120%; tab-stops: .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">Tune in to this edition of the Wrap-Up to find out:</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cpolitical-chaos-rising-quickly%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-midterm-elections-17476" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:41:02 +0000 Eric Sprott 17476 at http://silverseek.com “Good news is not necessarily good news.” - Eric Sprott on current sentiment http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cgood-news-not-necessarily-good-news%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-current-sentiment-17467 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “The Boys—the commercial banks—when gold first moved back up into the 1230s, they sold every contract that the hedge funds who were short wanted to buy… There was just a huge reversal of roles there. A little bit again last week. And then all of a sudden, now we’re back up through the 100-day moving average. And undoubtedly, the hedge funds have to buy again. It’s like: man, they got double-crossed here, you know? They’re just getting b-slapped around by the commercial banks. It’s sort of interesting to watch.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, November 2nd</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-indent: .25in; line-height: 120%; tab-stops: .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">In five days, the Indian festival of lights known as Diwali will kick off the Hindu New Year. And during this celebration, guess which investment is considered lucky? </span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cgood-news-not-necessarily-good-news%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-current-sentiment-17467" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2018 17:51:06 +0000 Eric Sprott 17467 at http://silverseek.com “A safe haven asset.” - Eric Sprott on why you should own gold now - Weekly Wrap-Up http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-safe-haven-asset%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-why-you-should-own-gold-now-weekly-wrap-17451 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “Most markets in the world—most stock markets—are in bear markets, save the North American markets, almost. Look at China. It was down 32% this year. There’s a lot of liquidity issues in a lot of markets, and when you’re the last man standing, they’re going to be selling American stocks first, because they’re the one that are theoretically liquid.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, October 19th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="line-height: 120%; font-family: 'Calibri', sans-serif; font-size: 12pt;" data-redactor-style="line-height: 120%; font-family: &quot;Calibri&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 12pt; mso-ascii-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-hansi-theme-font: minor-latin;">It’s the thirty-first anniversary of the worldwide stock market crash known as “Black Monday,” and Eric Sprott stops by to remind us of the lessons learned from that chaotic day. In this value-packed edition of the Weekly Wrap-Up, you’ll hear: </span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-safe-haven-asset%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-why-you-should-own-gold-now-weekly-wrap-17451" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:01:16 +0000 Eric Sprott 17451 at http://silverseek.com “An explosive situation.” - Eric Sprott on the state of U.S. politics http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-explosive-situation%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-state-us-politics-17427 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “Thank God there is truly a market. You know, ‘supply and demand’, and price and all that stuff. It does work for the consumer. Even though it may not work in stocks and bonds and things like that where the Fed can interject and have the Invisible Hand working. But when it comes to people and to budgets and their income… I just think the consumer has lots of things to be concerned about, with energy going up, interest rates going up. Of course, health care costs are always uncontrolled… I don’t have a lot of hope for the consumer, notwithstanding the stock market going up all the time and a certain segment of the population making hay here. But the average guy is not doing that well.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 28th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-indent: .25in; line-height: 120%; tab-stops: .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">As September comes to an end, we put another quarter in the books—and, as usual, Eric stops by to break it all down for us. In this edition of the Weekly Wrap-Up, you’ll hear: </span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9C-explosive-situation%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-state-us-politics-17427" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 28 Sep 2018 19:09:01 +0000 Eric Sprott 17427 at http://silverseek.com “Who’s kidding who?” - Eric Sprott on the weak U.S. dollar http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cwho%E2%80%99s-kidding-who%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-weak-us-dollar-17421 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I have a view of markets, OK? It’s almost like, whatever the narrative is at the time, you know it’s likely to reverse. For example, I look at the Emerging Markets that got hammered, hammered, hammered. Next thing you know: Whoomp! Away they go, they turn around to the upside. It’s like this Invisible Hand comes into the market. So, you look at the gold market, and as you and I both know, we’re at the 50-day, and we’re thinking, ‘Oh my God, it’s going to break out of a down trend that it’s had for the last three or four months. It goes right to the line and bang! Right back down again. And viciously down.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 21st</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="background-color: transparent; color: #000000; font-family: Roboto,sans-serif; font-size: 15px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 18.66px; margin-bottom: 15px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 24px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px; padding: 0px;"><span style="font-family: verdana, geneva; font-size: small; color: #000000;">The wild ride in gold continues.</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/%E2%80%9Cwho%E2%80%99s-kidding-who%E2%80%9D-eric-sprott-weak-us-dollar-17421" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2018 18:53:10 +0000 Eric Sprott 17421 at http://silverseek.com Weekly Wrap-Up with Eric Sprott http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17411 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “The whole premise for gold going down, which is this phony premise about the strong dollar and that interest rates are going up, it’s just a narrative that covers for what’s going on in the paper market. It’s just a narrative, OK? The reality is that… we talked last week about India buying 100 tonnes of gold in August. I mean, that was an incredible purchase! … And various central banks have been buyers of gold… It’s like, man, there’s not going to be enough gold around. So, I think we’re looking good.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, September 14th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">Lots to talk about this week: Gold and Silver are both up, and things finally look like they might be turning around after five long months. You won’t want to miss this value-packed discussion, as Eric stops by to help us break down the latest happenings in the world of precious metals, including:</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17411" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 14 Sep 2018 19:21:33 +0000 Eric Sprott 17411 at http://silverseek.com Weekly Wrap-Up with Eric Sprott http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17393 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “There’s no doubt between the sentiment being as poor as it is, the technicals being as oversold as they are, the short position being as high as it is… those are three of the primary ingredients in suggesting that you should be bottoming here. And needless to say, we’ve had a decent rally already. I don’t know exactly what the low was in gold, but it seems to me it was at least down to the 1170s somewhere. Today we’re at 1210. So we have a decent rally going on here. So, no, I think that the CoT setup is good. There’s still a lot of volatility in the gold price… when I see it going down quickly, like in two and three and four minutes at a time, I always think of the hedge funds trying to manipulate the price of gold.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, August 31st</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="text-indent: .25in; line-height: 120%; tab-stops: .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">Labor Day is upon us, and the long U.S. holiday weekend marks the traditional end of summer. Before you start your celebrations, check in with the latest edition of the Weekly Wrap-up, where you’ll hear: </span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17393" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 31 Aug 2018 18:59:44 +0000 Eric Sprott 17393 at http://silverseek.com Weekly Wrap-Up with Eric Sprott http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17348 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I always thought we lived in a rather enchanted world, where interest rates were zero and we kept printing money all the time. And it looks like theoretically that world has ended. And, of course, stocks haven’t done much this year. And now we have, certainly, signs of things cracking. To wit, the 20% decline in Facebook, Netflix running into a few problems, some of the companies that are affected by exports, particularly autos … So we have some segments of the market … that are in a bear market. … That’s a logical outcome of rising rates. It’s a thing you and I have talked about ad nauseam here.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, July 27th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><span style="color: #000000;">As we head into the August doldrums, we put another volatile week behind us. And Eric Sprott is back again to help us make sense of it all. In this edition of the wrap-up, you’ll hear:</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-left: .5in; text-indent: -25.0pt; line-height: 120%; mso-list: l0 level1 lfo1; tab-stops: 11.0pt .5in 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">• What the current price levels mean for you</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17348" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 27 Jul 2018 18:51:11 +0000 Eric Sprott 17348 at http://silverseek.com Eric Sprott discusses why there is truth in the "peak gold" theory http://silverseek.com/commentary/eric-sprott-discusses-why-there-truth-peak-gold-theory-17329 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “I’ll tell you what I think is probably going on. When we look at the bank earnings, they say, well we need volatility in markets to make money. And you need to read through that. Well, why would you need volatility? Because we’re going to get you one way or the other, OK? And if we can get something to go up, great. If we can get something to go down, great. And would I imagine that the banks are on the other side of the trade? Yes, I would. And do they have the money to pull it off? Yes, they do… If you’ve got unlimited pockets, you can make things do whatever you want over a very short term basis.” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, July 13th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height: 120%; tab-stops: 28.0pt 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">It’s been a rough week in precious metals, and it seems fitting that we end on Friday the 13<sup>th</sup>. Eric returns to break it all down for you and find the bright spots in the clouds.</span></p><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height: 120%; tab-stops: 28.0pt 1.0in 1.5in 2.0in 2.5in 3.0in;"><span style="color: #000000;">In this edition of the wrap-up, you’ll hear:</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/eric-sprott-discusses-why-there-truth-peak-gold-theory-17329" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 13 Jul 2018 17:08:21 +0000 Eric Sprott 17329 at http://silverseek.com Weekly Wrap-Up with Eric Sprott http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17302 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-article-snippet"> <div class="field-label">Snippet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Silver is leading the way.. It’s surprising how it’s gone up when gold hasn’t really participated so probably silver is the interesting thing to watch .Eric stops by to talk about it and you won’t want to miss the lively discussion on: The ongoing debt crisis in the US. The Fed’s prediction on Interest rate hikes. A WWU Listener’s question on NVOs NRs. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-article-published-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, June 15th</span> </div> </div> </div> <p style="background-color: transparent; color: #000000; font-family: Roboto,sans-serif; font-size: 15px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 400; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 21px; margin-bottom: 15px; margin-left: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-top: 0px; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px; padding: 0px;"><span style="color: #000000;">Silver is leading the way..</span></p><p><a href="http://silverseek.com/commentary/weekly-wrap-eric-sprott-17302" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fri, 15 Jun 2018 17:34:21 +0000 Eric Sprott 17302 at http://silverseek.com