A-Mark Bullion Update

Over the weekend, France’s presidential election narrowed down to two candidates in Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen.  Macron is ahead of Le Pen in election polls heading into next month’s presidential election and his agenda is considered to be market friendly, including labor market reforms as well as cutting excessive public spending.  Macron’s current position in the election, the avoidance of a nightmare run off between Le Pen and Melenchon, and North Korea failing to launch a nuclear missile … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

Escalating tensions with North Korea have kept gold buoyant and hovering right under the highs of 2017 thus far. On Sunday, North Korea attempted a missile launch (non-nuclear) but it failed “almost immediately” according to South Korean and US military officials. The launch took place just hours before US Vice President Pence arrived in South Korea for a visit. Also, satellite images suggest that North Korea is ready and willing to carry out another nuclear test. This information comes just … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

Various headlines concerning geopolitical uncertainties have resulted in volatile price action for gold since Thursday of last week.  The US’ surprise attack on a Syrian airbase last Thursday night gave gold immediate legs and allowed it to make 6 months highs.  In response to the use of chemical weapons on civilians, US President Trump authorized a military strike which destroyed a fifth of Syrian President Assad’s working warplanes.  The day following the strike, gold lost all of its gains as … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

3.29.2017 Since the beginning of March, US equities have been on a steady decline but the selling pressure waned over the past two days.  The Dow held its 50 day moving average yesterday and rallied 150 points today.  The Dow’s losses over the past month eventually translated into increased risk appetite and safe haven buying for gold.  The yellow metal has made stable gains since holding the $1,200 area in mid-March.  US equities upwards price action today caused gold to … Read More »

A Great Reason To Buy Gold Now

Buy Gold Right Now

There are many good reasons to buy gold right now. Among those reasons are failing fiat currencies, inflation, government misspending, crooked banks, and rigged markets just to name a few. In this short article, however, we will discuss a great reason to buy gold right now because this reason is a game changer. Over the past several years I’ve written hundreds of articles for ITM Trading. Through blogs and posts, I have chronicled changes in the United States economy and … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

3.14.2017 The markets, from equities to commodities, are quiet today ahead of tomorrow’s much anticipated FOMC statement. While it is widely expected that the Fed will increase the benchmark rate by .25%, participants are still sidelined today ahead of the decision. Volume in Comex April gold stands at only 155,000 lots so far today, the lightest it has been since April became the active contract month at the end of January. Speculative Comex longs fell from three month highs in … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

3.7.2017 Since failing multiple times at its 200 day moving average, gold has trended lower and has fallen in its last four consecutive trading sessions.  Fed rhetoric from multiple officials is pointing towards the increased likelihood of a rate hike next week.  The combination of a technical failure at the 200 day moving average plus this chatter has weighed on gold and the rest of the precious metals complex.  Near term support is coming in at the convergence of the … Read More »

2017 Bullion Coins Available Now

2017 Bullion Coins

Annually, mints such as the US Mint and the Royal Canadian Mint issue new and updated versions of their bullion coins. Sometimes very little changes from one issue to the next, and sometimes major changes are implemented. ITM Trading has the 2017 bullion coins from these mints available now for purchase online. ITM Trading offers very competitive pricing on these bullion pieces, and also offers discounts for larger purchase orders. All orders from ITM Trading will be delivered registered and … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

3.1.2017 Gold failed to move higher through its 200 day moving average for the third consecutive day and closed on its lows today.  The Dow faltered, finishing slightly lower after trading up in eleven of the last fourteen trading sessions.  And treasuries fell after two Federal Reserve officials indicated that a rate rise may occur as soon as the March meeting.  The USD index moved steadily higher while traders sold gold lower.  All in all, it was a fairly quiet … Read More »

A-Mark Bullion Update

2.22.2017 After the long weekend in the US, the Dow Jones made all-times yet again, the USD moved higher, and gold somehow managed to hold onto its footing fairly well.  Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) data showed on Friday that speculative net Comex longs in gold fell by 9%.  This reduced bullish positions to a four week low but positions are still up about 50% since the beginning of 2017, a reflection on gold’s strong performance so far this year.  … Read More »