Rosland Capital on Gold and Other Precious Metals

Interest Rates and the Future of Gold

March 24, 2015

From day to day and week to week, short-run fluctuations in the price of gold have, of late, been driven almost entirely by expectations of prospective Federal Reserve monetary policies, particularly with respect to short-term interest rates.

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Gold: Think Long-Term

February 27, 2015

Although I expect gold prices to rise sharply by the end of the year, possibly even testing gold’s all-time high near $1,924 an ounce, I’m the first to admit that short-term forecasts are highly uncertain.

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Gold: Sound & Fury… But What’s It All Mean?

February 2, 2015

Gold-price volatility so far this year has been a reflection of short-term speculative activity by a relatively small group of hedge-funds and other institutional traders taking relatively large positions in “paper” markets.

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Gold: Pregnant with Possibility

January 15, 2015

2015 could be the year for gold to shine. Having recorded its all-time high above $1920 an ounce in September 2011, the metal has been in decline now for nearly three and a half years and, consequently, its allure as a reliable hedge asset and store of value has been tarnished.

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