India scapegoats gold – Jim Rogers Blog 09-13-13

Salient to Investors: Jim Rogers writes: The primary reason for the correction in gold prices, other than it needed to, was because Indian politicians suddenly and outrageously blamed their problems on gold. India is the largest importer of gold, so whenever the largest buyer of any commodity cuts back, there

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Gold Seen Lower by Goldman as Fed’s Taper to Spur Selling – Bloomberg 09-11-13

Salient to Investors: Jeffrey Currie and Damien Courvalin at Goldman Sachs said: Gold will fall into 2014 as the Fed tapers on the back of an acceleration in US activity and a less accommodative monetary-policy stance. Goldman’s economists expect tapering next week. Goldman maintained 3 and 6-month targets for gold at $1,300,

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Europe Gaining Confidence Among Investors in Global Poll – Bloomberg 09-11-13

Salient to Investors: A Bloomberg poll of investors, analysts and traders showed: 40% see the euro-area economy as improving, more than 4 times the number in May 40% see the world economy as strengthening, the most since January 2011. 52% expect stocks to produce the best return over the next

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Hedge Funds Trim Gold Bets on Stimulus Speculation – Bloomberg 08-12-13

Salient to Investors: Hedge funds cut net-long gold positions by the most since June. while holdings of short contracts rose 26 percent. Net-bullish bets across 18 US-traded raw materials dropped to the lowest since March and a measure of bets on agricultural commodities turned negative for the first time. Holdings in global ETPs backed

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