Posted by rahrens_1 on July 31st 2012
Below is the latest from Alf Fields, he walks thru his analysis of the sideways gold price and why he believes significant increases are upon us. Alf feels an increase coming soon, Bill Murphy hearing an increase coming in August… Two data points doesn’t make a strong trend but I’ll take them… See link here.
Posted by rahrens_1 on June 06th 2011
If Dennis Gartman cutting his gold holding by 50% isn’t a bullish indicator I don’t know what is. He is great at getting the gold price movements wrong. See Bloomberg link here.
Posted by rahrens_1 on May 29th 2011
An interesting interview on solar max impacts and an interesting discovery of intergalactic filaments.
Posted by rahrens_1 on April 07th 2011
When I started this blog one of the topics which I keep and eye on that I wanted to cover is pandemics. Over the centuries pandemics seemed to have had a “fairly” regular cycle of about 60 years and we are significantly overdue for one. The last major one was the Spanish flu in 1918 [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on March 09th 2011
From spaceweather.com : “FAST CORONAL MASS EJECTION: A coronal mass ejection (CME) exploded from the vicinity of sunspot 1164 during the late hours of March 7th. It lept away from the sun traveling some 2200 km/s, making it the fastest CME since Sept. 2005. A movie of the cloud prepared by Karl Battams of the [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on March 04th 2011
There are protests scheduled for March 11th in Saudi Arabia that will be interesting to what the turn out is like. From the scene in this clip from March 4th, 2011, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia one has to wonder if they can last another week before turning into another Egypt. If it falls apart fast we’ll [...]
Posted by rahrens_1 on March 03rd 2011
This blog is intended to provide opinion, commentary, and conjecture on a variety of topics. I believe these topics weave together and form a larger picture. The major topics I follow are economics, finance, investment ideas, gold and silver, North Korea, the Middle East, Sunspots, pandemics and general science. I have no desire to be [...]