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Insights April 16, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver break-out

Gold and silver enjoyed an exceptional day yesterday, breaking out of their recent trading ranges on solid buying, reflected in significant...

Insights March 26, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Option Expiration

Gold and silver drifted lower on the week, with gold down $20 from last Friday’s close at $1725 in London morning trade, and silver down $...

Insights March 05, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Falling open interest

Gold and silver prices continued to decline this week, with gold falling $37 to $1696, and silver down $1.32 to $25.27 in European morning t...

Insights February 26, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Month-end sell-off

After a strong performance on Monday, gold and silver prices traded lower as the March contracts on Comex expired. By this morning’s tradi...

Insights February 19, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Gold and silver diverge

As our headline chart illustrates, gold and silver appear to be going their separate ways, with gold drifting lower while silver gradually...

Insights February 05, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Gold and silver slammed

Gold and silver fell this week in exceptionally volatile conditions for silver. Following the small investor’s rebellious attempt to tak...

Insights January 22, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Biden stimulus

This was the week President Biden took office, with the promise of MMT-style economic stimulus. Gold and silver reacted by recovering some...

Insights January 15, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Rising bond yields

Gold and silver had a quiet week, moving sideways after last Friday’s sudden fall. In morning trade in the European time zone, gold trad...

Insights January 08, 2021 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Cryptos and politics

The new year for gold and silver got off to a good start, before both metals got slammed midweek. From close of trading on Thursday 31 Dec...

Insights December 18, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Silver breaks out

Gold and silver prices rose this week, with silver noticeably outpacing gold. Gold rose $40 from last Friday’s close to trade at $1879 i...

Insights December 11, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Waiting for Godot…

This week, gold and silver rallied on Monday and Tuesday before drifting lower subsequently and ending up little changed on the week. In m...

Insights December 04, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Sell-off over?

The dramatic sell-off of the last few weeks ended on Monday morning when gold spiked down to an intraday low of $1765 (silver $21.90). But...

Insights November 27, 2020 Alasdair Macleod

Market Report: Eliminating call options

Gold fell to new post-August lows this week and silver, while being more volatile, held its level above the late September selloff. Volumes...