Biden’s Bounce

Biden’s Bounce

I recently watched the Social Dilemma on Netflix, and I highly recommend it. While the primary point was to expose the potential dangers of social media on our youth, one must not overlook the discussion surrounding the algorithms and artificial intelligence designed...

What Drives the Price of Gold? – Mark Hendrix

In this article I’ll be addressing two important questions about gold; the sources of demand for gold and why gold should have a place in your portfolio. For decades Warren Buffett, has been an outspoken opponent of owning gold. Gold said Buffett, “gets dug out of the...

Is the Rally in Gold for Real? – Mark Hendrix

Gold is trading at $2,043 as of this writing and has closed higher 15 out of the last 16 trading sessions. Prior to last Friday’s sell off, gold set a new all-time high the previous nine consecutive trading sessions. That’s what you call HOT! What is behind the...

A Tale of Two Markets

May 13th, 2020 – It’s been a nice respite, as the market has worked off the March crash and rebounded back to respectable levels. It’s another good lesson in extremes and also making sure we always remain open minded to the counter argument. I’ll spare you the...

Understanding Price vs. Value

Many people don’t understand the difference between the price of a market and whether or not it is a value. Today we take a look at the difference with a common metric to understand a bit more about where the market is trading and why we’re still...