Fundamentals

Outlook 2021: Supply/Demand Fundamentals for Precious Metals

By Stefan Gleason The supply and demand fundamentals for precious metals markets got thrown into disarray this year, leading to heightened volatility – first on the downside, then on the upside. Although gold and silver will finish 2020 below their highs for the year, gold is still headed for an annual return of close to…

Danger Ahead as Markets Detach from Fundamentals

By Clint Siegner Americans may start the New Year without certainty as to who will be sworn in as president on Inauguration Day. President Donald Trump and his supporters can’t find courts willing to consider their evidence of widespread voter fraud. Trump is not likely to concede. The battle continues in the courts and in…