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Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter Q2 2014

Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter Q2 2014

Tocqueville Gold Strategy Investor Letter Second Quarter 2014 by John Hathaway, Tocqueville The precious metals complex, both mining shares and bullion, appears to be in the process of completing a major bottom extending back to mid-2013. The chart below depicts […]

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Healthy Signs Of Positive Economic Improvement

Healthy Signs Of Positive Economic Improvement via Royce Funds As we approach the mid-point of 2014, stocks have still not established a clear direction for themselves. Volatility is low, with The Wall Street Journal recently reporting that “historical volatility for […]

The Biggest Lesson I Learned in 2013

The Biggest Lesson I Learned in 2013

The Biggest Lesson I Learned in 2013 by Ankur Shah January 2, 2014 As we begin 2014, I hope you are only dealing with a physical hangover and not the financial variety. 2013 was undoubtedly a volatile year for Indian markets. […]

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Plosser: We Probably Worry Too Much About China

Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President Charles Plosser spoke with FOX Business Network’s (FBN) Maria Bartiromo during Opening Bell with Maria Bartiromo about the economy. Plosser said, “I think the economy is in a pretty good place, that we are growing, not as […]

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Continue To Edge Down

According a government report, home mortgage interest rates are slipping as the economic recovery remains in low gear. Freddie Mac / Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp (OTCBB:FMCC) reported today that the average interest rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage had dropped […]