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Gold Attains Escape Velocity

The precious metals complex set off fireworks in July as gold bullion reached all-time highs. Silver bullion and gold mining equities broke through significant long-term resistance levels to further improve their bullish standing. Year to date, precious metals continue to outperform as gold has attained “escape velocity”, i.e., it has gravitationally moved away from [...]

By | 2020-08-04T08:43:37-07:00 August 6th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

The Metal in Britain’s Coins – Where did it come from and how did it get here?

Dr Graham Birch joined the Sprott Board of Directors and has in-depth experience in asset management, especially in precious metals, having been responsible for gold and mining investments at BlackRock in London. Graham has just written a book, "The Metal in Britain’s Coins – Where did it come from and how did it get [...]

By | 2020-07-29T14:55:17-07:00 July 30th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

The New Normal

Gold posted steady gains in May with a 2.6% increase. After a rather tumultuous past few months, every asset class appears to be normalizing, including gold bullion. Gold posted steady gains in May with a 2.6% increase. Gold is up 14.04% YTD through May 31, 2020, and 32.54% YOY. At the same time, [...]

By | 2020-06-03T07:20:40-07:00 June 4th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Investing in Crisis

"You never know what’s going to trip the market ⁠— it wasn’t the trade wars, it wasn’t the impeachment proceedings, it ended up being a virus." Sprott president Whitney George discusses his investing approach in these challenging times. Read more

By | 2020-05-12T06:05:00-07:00 May 12th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

Gold Stocks Take Flight

Gold mining equities (SGDM)1 have gained 13.81% YTD, and 58.67% YOY as of April 30 Published: May 5, 2020 Gold equities broke out of a multi-year resistance level on massive buying flows in April. Gold miners may be experiencing disruptions due to COVID-19 pandemic shutdowns, but they stand to benefit from a rising [...]

By | 2020-05-05T11:34:40-07:00 May 6th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments

The New Era

Gold continues to deliver strong relative performance and is up 12.97% on a year-to-date basis through April 27, 2020 We propose that gold is not only a financial hedge to government monetary and fiscal policies, it is a mandatory portfolio and household diversification asset. Gold provides a degree of separation from the ongoing [...]

By | 2020-04-28T09:52:16-07:00 April 29th, 2020|Insights, Sprott's Thought's|0 Comments