Gold and Bits – Two Sides of the Same Coin

Gold and Bits - Two Sides of the Same CoinIt was as if gold was taking a lesson from Bitcoin the day before, and for once you couldn’t blame North Korea. On Thursday, the electronic currency plummeted to about $50 after hitting a Wednesday high of about $260. “What did they think?” chuckled someone at a business news meeting I attended. “Bitcoins have no real value. They are just an imaginary currency.” Fast forward to Friday. Gold plummets $30…

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Stock Investing Strategies – Which Are Best For You?

Stock Investing Strategies - Which Are Best For You?Stock investing strategies provide a framework and discipline for finding and making investment buy and sell decisions. An investor does not have to subscribe to any one strategy. However, everyone should have knowledge of each strategy and develop a belief system to guide them. It is important to understand what you believe and maintain a consistent methodology. If you want to be a value investor but you are participating in…

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Gold Price Sets Record As Doubts of Recovery Grow

Gold Price Sets Record As Doubts of Recovery GrowGold prices soared to new highs Friday, gaining as much as $59.40 US, or 3.3 per cent, to $1,881.40 US an ounce. Bullion for December delivery later gave up a large part of that, but still closed up $30.20 on the New York Mercantile Exchange at $1,852.20. The metal was headed for its seventh consecutive week of gains, the longest string of advances in almost four and half years. Investors…

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