Precious metals will likely see a quick response to the Jackson Hole symposium later this week.
Gold has had a good run, but the bulls are likely running out of money.
If you haven't raised cash and made defensive moves then you are ignoring reality.
Gold vs. silver as a safe-haven investment and a quick take on UBER.
Plus, if you think equities have been on an upward trajectory, you might want to give them a second, longer-term look.
The gold ETF GLD could surprise on the upside this year.
Let's take a look at the charts and indicators.
The charts show AEM is strong and positioned to head higher.
The logical short-term rally endpoint for gold and the miners is the Fed rate announcement.
Both names receive quant upgrades and have strong charts.
Now that the numbers are actually hitting, it's difficult to place faith in possible lower interest rates to offset for poor growth.
The market remains muted on the news, with bad headlines leading to dip-buying and good news failing to produce protracted momentum.
These mining names look attractive at this juncture. But do your homework.
Now the focus is on how many more cuts will follow.
Here's another reason to be a buyer.
There has been some correlation lately between gold and bitcoin.
We all would love to have a crystal ball in predicting the course of the last half of this year - but mine, to be honest, is fairly cloudy.
Top picks among mining and precious metals stocks and funds.
The recent upside breakout in gold is likely telling us something important about where we want to be invested right now.
Let's check out the charts of the silver ETF SLV today.
The yellow metal is a beneficiary of the combination of 'rate cut mania' as well as global uncertainty,
Low expectations for China-trade talks and uncertainty about Fed action leave traders wary.
AbbVie is dropping on Allergan deal announcement, momentum is weak outside certain pockets.
Gold continues to run higher as the dollar continues to collapse.
Cash is king from a risk vs. reward perspective.
The important thing to remember on days like this is to not read too much into the action.
As investors once again anticipate a near-ZIRP environment, keep an eye on defense names and gold.
If this latest market move celebrating the Fed's dovishness is a sustained uptrend, then there will be underlying support fairly fast.
The indices are gapping higher in the early going Thursday morning as the market continues to celebrate a dovish Fed.
A dovish Fed will weaken the dollar, which will weaken gold, and vice versa.