Christopher Haugen is driven to help the broader investment community better understand the current state of, and trends within, the mining investment industry. As the Host and Managing Editor of the Mining Stock Report, Mr. Haugen is working hard toward this evolving goal. With 20 years of experience in the investment industry focused primarily on the mineral resource sector, Christopher has developed into a strong proponent of laissez-faire economics, and hard assets such as gold and silver.

Today, I am going to show you the foolproof method on how to buy gold stocks.

Our simply system, is both easy to follow and has a historical track record that proves it consistently beats the market.

 

 
Gold, Gold Investing

There are many different methods for investing in gold, as we have outlined previously.

Gold streaming and royalty companies are a unique investment. They offer a distinct set of advantages and disadvantages in their exposure to gold.

Mining streaming and royalty companies offer a number of benefits to investors that differ significantly from more traditional mining co’s. 

Gold, News

Bloomberg BNN is reporting that Newmont Goldcorp has suspended operations at the Penasquito Mine, due to a dispute with local truckers. Penasquito is the 5th largest silver mine in the world and the largest gold mine in Mexico.

This is the second time in recent years where a dispute has led to a disruption of mining operations at the mine. 

Uranium Investing

The case for investing in uranium stocks is as follows;

  • In March of 2011, the  Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster occurred, triggering negative international public opinion that would damage the confidence in nuclear power.
  • This led to a radical change in the global community against nuclear power.
 
Report

The above chart is a 20-year snapshot that covers the Gold to Silver price ratio. It measures the number of silver ounces are needed to purchase a single ounce of gold.  This bellwether indicator has crossed into new territory and is currently fluctuating between 85 and 83, which is significantly higher than the normal range. 

Janet Yellen, Chair of the Federal Reserve, announce a 0.25% point raise in its key interest rate.

Source CNN: Fed Raises Key Interest Rate

The price of gold responded sharply with the Fed announcement, spiking more than $20 per ounce.Gold Spot Price March 15

As can be seen in the chart above, the price jumped immediately with the announcement. 

After an initial dip in the price of gold early in the trading session Tuesday, gold finished strong to close out the day flat at $1,238.90, (-$0.20).

The puzzling thing is the ICE Dollar index was up 0.5%, showing a strong U.S. 

The shares of iron-ore mining stocks have risen dramatically over the past few weeks, as Chinese iron-ore futures have climbed.

Ore producers Cliff Natural Resources and Vale S.A. are up over the past month, mirroring the price movement of their focus commodity. 

Long post

Are you wondering when is the best time to take the plunge and buy gold stocks? Is 2017 going to continue to build on the gold trends that began in 2016? We believe it will be another strong year for gold, and especially strong for gold stocks.