US landowners oppose Canadian company's gold search

Landowners who have properties such as cabins in South Dakota’s Black Hills National Forest are opposing a submission by Mineral Mountain Resources (TSXV:MMV) for an operating plan to drill 20 holes on federal land a couple miles south of the community of Rochford. The Vancouver-based company’s objective is to search for gold through its US […]

China and Argentina to strengthen mining cooperation

During the China Mining Congress & Expo held in Tianjin, the Chinese Minister of Land and Resources Cao Weixing said that the Asian giant is very interested in “intensifying investment trade and cooperation” with Argentina. According to the press agency Telam, Cao talked to the Argentinean Deputy Secretary of Mining Development, Mario Capello, about three […]

Make Your Ideas Heard — Support the Mises Institute

You probably already know this, but the Mises Institute has no billionaire backers — in fact, we operate with a fraction of other organizations’ budgets. We don’t accept government money or grants. We don’t cater to deep-pocketed leftwing or rightwing foundations. We don’t engage in “pay to play” research. And we don’t promote “public policy,” […]

The Government Crackdown on Bitcoin

This post The Government Crackdown on Bitcoin appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Many advocates of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have a naïve belief that their digital assets are “beyond the reach of governments,” “cannot be traced” and “cannot be frozen or seized.” But it’s really not true. On Sept. 12, China announced that it was […]

September 25: Gold and Silver Gain 1%

Snippet:  Gold dropped $6.10 to $1290.90 in both Asia and London, but it then shot back higher into the close and ended near its late session high of $1311.10 with a gain of 1.03%. Silver rose to as high as $17.164 and ended with a gain of 1.00%. Author(s):  Chris Mullen  </s Monday, September 25th […]

Is Bitcoin a Commodity? – Keith Weiner

September 25, 2017 Carl Menger, father of the Austrian School of Economics, showed the world that money is not the product of the state. He did not mean that government is intrinsically incapable of decreeing something to be money while other groups, organized for different purposes, could do it. He described how money emerges as […]

Would You Fire this Guy?

By John Reese — If there’s one thing that’s hard to persuade investors to be, it’s patient. The urge to chase the hot idea or the manager with the dazzling recent track record is incredibly powerful. The resolve to resist crowd mentality can falter when it seems as if everyone else is winning and you’ve […]

Is a Federal Crackdown on Cannabis Coming?

This post Is a Federal Crackdown on Cannabis Coming? appeared first on Daily Reckoning. States are legalizing marijuana usage in droves, but the federal juggernaut, along with cannabis crusher Attorney General Jeff Sessions, remains a big risk for the growing business. And that risk just kicked up a few notches. As you know, medical marijuana […]

The Biggest Global Tax Break Ever Bubbles Up from Texas Oil Industry

Recently, I had the privilege of appearing on “Countdown to the Closing Bell,” Liz Claman’s program on Fox Business. When asked if I was nervous that stocks are heading too high, I said that I’m very bullish. All around the world, exports are up, GDPs are up and the global purchasing manager’s index (PMI) is […]

Great Graphic: Potential Head and Shoulders Bottom in the Dollar Index

This Great Graphic was composed on Bloomberg.  It shows the recent price action of the Dollar Index.  There seems to be a head and shoulders bottoming pattern that has been traced out over the last few weeks.  The right shoulder was carved last week, and today, the Dollar Index is pushing through the neckline, which […]

Precious Metals IRAs – They’re Easier Than You Think!

Many invest in precious metals to diversify their portfolios and hedge against global turbulence. Volatile markets and an ever-evolving political climate have produced a new awareness of alternative investment options and the peace of mind provided by physical asset ownership. Individual retirement plans have also emerged as popular vehicles for promoting long-term financial success. Some […]

Can The Fed “Normalize” Without Collapsing The System?

The official lies about the economy keep mounting.  The Dallas Fed reports that its regional economic activity metric surged in early September, despite the complete shut-down of Houston for a few days during the “measurement” period.  The “general activity” index spiked up to a 7-month high. Clearly the quality of this report is suspect, to […]

140 Miles, Heat Exhaustion, And A Lesson For Investors

This post 140 Miles, Heat Exhaustion, And A Lesson For Investors appeared first on Daily Reckoning. Greetings from Chattanooga, Tennessee! As this Monday morning alert hits your inbox, I’m moving very slowly with a bit of pain and stiffness. You see, yesterday I completed my first Ironman triathlon. The Ironman is designed to push both […]

The Latest Paper Gold Scheme That Is Destined to Fail – Rory Hall

September 25, 2017 It appears that Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek has taken a page from the Bank of India’s playbook to steal the gold from it’s citizens. The Turkish Treasury has issued two bonds in an attempt to dislodge 2,200 tons of gold from the hands of the Turkish people. Is this another […]

Cash in on Bubble Talk (Your Broker’s Already Doing It)

This post Cash in on Bubble Talk (Your Broker’s Already Doing It) appeared first on Daily Reckoning. The market snuck higher last week. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 both posted small gains, barely registering new all-time closing highs. With just one week to go in the third quarter, no major market […]

Online Video Stock Set to Explode

Nowadays, nearly all businesses large and small are involved in actively producing videos to promote their brand on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram. Up until now, to create a professional video, you would need to download the software of Apple (AAPL) or Adobe (ADBE). However, a breakthrough new cloud-based video technology company Moovly (TSXV: MVY) has developed […]