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Investing In Gold and Precious Metals

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This discussion page features articles and information on investing in precious metals.  I have been involved in one form or another with investing in precious metals for nearly 30 years. Precious metals have recaptured the forefront of investors minds with their strong appreciation in recent years. Here's your chance to learn more about investing in gold and other precious metals. I'm not an investment adviser, and none of my opinions here should be construed in any way as investment advice.  I hope you find the information presented here as valuable and interesting.  However any investments that you make should be done on the basis of your own research and not on the basis of any of my comments and personal opinions presented here. Talk to your broker or other investment advisor for further information. I expect to be adding more information here in the future.

Each topic below has a wealth of information, so make a selection and take a look......


The Case for Investing in Gold

There is no question that gold has become something that is of great interest to investors in recent years. Gold has outperformed the S&P 500 stock index for five years, and many investors are wondering if it will continue to outperform the stock market. With the dollar as well as gold mine output continuing to fall, certainly the fundamentals look excellent for as far as the eye can see.  Take a look here to see more details of the case for investing in gold and other precious metals.


Gold Investment Vehicles

There are a number of possibilities for those who want to invest in the gold market on anything from a very small-scale to the very large.  Each possibility has its own strengths and weaknesses, so this article we consider all the main options from gold coins and bullion bars through managed accounts and exchange traded funds. Perhaps you will find an investment vehicle that suits your bullion needs.


Investing In Mining Company Stocks

I have been involved in the mining industry for many years, and I understand how exploration and the mining industry work.  Investing in mining stocks has potential for both making and losing significant amounts of money quickly!  There is no question that it is a high risk investment possibility. Exploration companies that make a big gold strike increase rapidly in price. In this article I consider a variety of possibilities that any mining stock investor should keep in mind.

Chris' Gold and Stock Market BLOG

Check in here to see Chris' weekly comments and opinions on gold and mining industry  stocks to invest in, stocks to avoid and the investment market as a whole. Lots of good ideas and hopefully this information will help you make some significant money. I am just an independent investor, and these are my opinions.


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