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Gold/Silver ratio drops below 7 months support channel | 31 Dec 2021

Gold to Silver ratio favors Silver on break of 77.03 21 January 2022 close: Our last update was year-end 2021 with the ratio slightly up in the first week of January and then steadily falling into the current 75 handle. This week saw tyhe Gold/Silver ratoi penetrate an 11 month channel with up-sloping support line since June 2021 which broke […]

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Silver looks to be attracting more interest | 21 Jan 2022

Silver: a solid ‘hold’ for 2022 21 January 2022 close: Silver has rallied some 4% in 2022. We have brought our Silver Platinum ratio allocation back to 50/50 which is just a minor adjustment in favor of Silver. For a long time, we have been figuring the Silver/USD floor being around $21 within the wider price consolidation that started in […]

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Gold to benefit from search for portfolio stability

Precious Metals anchor portfolio stability 21 Jan 2022 close: Our Precious metals portfolio allocation has increased as logical consequence from weaker crypto and higher metals prices. Gold was higher but not particularly strong last week with more attention leaning on Silver, Platinum and Palladium. Typical for a Friday gold sell off from the highs going into the weekend but the […]

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Crypto long term analysis: risk remains high | 22 Jan

BEST underperforms 22 Jan 2022: Crypto, hardly any token excluded, was hit hard following the Bitcoin lead into fresh lows for the year. BEST followed the broader crypto pack (-21%) with a 13% loss for the week into today. BEST however looks more promising as medium and longer term risk show a lower percentage risk. BEST 2.0 will go live […]

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Crypto risk better acknowledged | 17 Jan

BEST underperforms 16 Jan 2022: BEST again suffers from low volume trading although the up and down volatility is relative mild compared with the large crypto currencies. Our position remains unchanged accumulating rewards and cashing for reasonable yet equally speculative alternatives. Bitpanda’s PAN token had a strong, relatively very high volume, rally last week. Maybe someone knows something. Other crypto’s […]

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Gold Price Outlook unchanged going into 2022

No change to medium term Precious Metals outlook going into 2022 14 Jan 2022 close: In Mainstream and Alternative media attention is increasingly focussed on Fed policy and Bitcoin maximalists, keeping all asset classes on high alert. Our tools still favor Gold medium term even though last years price action continues to make technical analysis harder due to the longer […]

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Crypto risk at very critical level right now | 08 Jan

BEST follows shakeout but broad market likely to be weaker longer term 08 Jan 2022 close: The start of 2022 showed stable medium term uptrends for BEST and many other native coins. The largest crypto currencies still looked vulenarable though. After a 4-day sideways consolidation pressure build up on Thursday bringing the entire Crypto space into high risk territory this […]

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Crypto space to be even more volatile in 2022 | 31 Dec

BEST to become one of the leading crypto’s in 2022 31 Dec 2021 close: 2021 closed quietly for most crypto’s with BEST holding well into the €0.90 to €0,99 range and closing 2021 at €0.96679, 461% higher than the 2021 opening at €0,17236. Although 20% of all crypto’s gained (much) more than 1,000% during 2021, BEST did well on average […]

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Platinum/Silver Ratio Technical Analysis Risk 31 Dec 2021

Platinum should benefit both against Gold and Silver from fresh industrial forward purchases during the next 6 months 31 December 2021 close: Platinum has consolidated against Silver around the 42 handle for 6 weeks where on balance risk weight time intervals are falling (weaker Platinum) to create plenty more upside for Pt in coming months. We see no reason to […]

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Gold/Platinum Ratio Technical Analysis 31 Dec 2021

Today’s Gold to Platinum ratio is invitation for new Platinum investors 31 December 2021 close: At the close of 2021, Platinum still appears slow out of the gates again whilst traditional investors avoid the metal or simply shy away. This may create a further sense of unjustified negative investment climate and taker longer again to recover from its deep price […]

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Gold/Silver ratio to drop 30% | 31 Dec 2021

Gold to Silver ratio declines further to 78 handle again 31 December 2021 close: Year end action was slightly in favor of Silver again. Our prediction that the Gold to Silver ratio will return at least to its 50 years average of 57 is very much in play. The only time delay may be caused by the quarterly chart looking […]

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Platinum is a long term play since 2020

Long Platinum is a sensible allocation 31 December 2021 close Since we added Platinum to our portfolio a few months after the major drop versus gold in 2020, Platinum has performed exactly as expected auntil the market diced Platinum pl,ays no role anymore. The white metal has since weakened although not quite as deep as in 2020. As of last […]

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PRECIOUS METALS

Precious Metals Intro

Gold & Silver Real Money - Are Central banks in denial? The Precious Metals industry is huge and has been throughout history. Here's the metaphor; The average ordinary tomato in the supermarket is sprayed with 12 pesticides. Plenty of scientific evidence that living a healthier life is important. This requires a reset to the basics of what our nature has ...
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CRYPTO

Global Intro

Global Intro – Will stock indices double again? But double against what? This is 2018. No one knows how these markets will behave and what may cause a major reversal in the near or more distant future. We suspect that the meteoric rise of certain financial assets have a more or less linear relationship with quantitative easing. Until real concerns ...
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ASSET RISK

Risk explained

Risk Weight explained Every so often we attempt to publish a risk analysis for each of the markets we focus on. This can be a moving target of market. Some will apear and others disappear. We must follow Bitcoin (BTC) as this ‘currency’ is still the leading non-sovereign monetary asset. If you care to examine your own preferred technical tools ...
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