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SMI on the Radio: The Case for Gold (audio and transcript)

Central-bank actions and overall economic conditions are making gold an increasingly attractive investment, as SMI executive editor Mark Biller explained yesterday's MoneyWise Live from Moody Radio. To listen to a portion
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Gold Mining Stocks Update

SMI has never been a trading service and I'm not about to wade into those waters now. But I've gotten a few questions about what I meant regarding buying the gold mining stocks on a market pull-back, so I wanted to clear
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A Conversation About Gold (Video)

Our current cover article about gold has prompted many comments and questions from members. So, in this online video, SMI's Mark Biller and Matt Bell dive a bit deeper into the topic.
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SMI’s Winning Approach to Owning Gold

Gold appears to be poised for strong gains. Learn how SMI's simple, disciplined approach to investing in gold provides reliable signals for when to buy and when to sell.
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A Primer on Buying Gold Bullion

The best approach for most SMI investors is to invest in gold via our DAA strategy. But if you want a small amount of physical gold in addition, here's an overview of how to buy it.
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April Sighting

Sighting: Gold & Stocks – A Complicated Correlation The equity market sell-off in the past few weeks has been shocking.... But what may also surprise you is the recent weakness in gold. Shouldn’t the safe-haven asset
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Why Isn’t Gold Glittering?

In tumultuous times, gold typically assumes the role of a safe haven. This time, not so much. Or perhaps we should say, "Not yet." As you may know, gold enjoyed a strong run-up the weeks and months before the pandemic.
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Interest Rates and Negative Bond Yields

President Trump got the financial world (OK, the non-financial world too!) fired up with the following early-morning tweets today:
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The Crucial Role of Diversification in Reducing Risk

Investors should build portfolios the way managers assemble sports teams — with an eye toward diversifying their talent so they can compete effectively under a variety of conditions.
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Gold & DAA

SMI's Dynamic Asset Allocation strategy provides investors with a tactical approach to investing in gold. The results of the past decade demonstrate how helpful that can be relative to allocating a higher static percentage
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