Category Archives: How to Value Gold and Silver

How to Value gold and silver

This is the category that will help you determine how much upside there is ahead for gold and silver.

Here we write about the Gold to Silver ratio, Housing to gold and housing to silver ratios, plus the Dow to Gold ratio. It’s also the place to come to help determine when the time may come to sell gold and silver.

Must read articles about How To Value Gold and Silver

Wages from Ancient Greece and NZ Housing Both Say Silver Undervalued by a Factor of 20

Wages from Ancient Greece and NZ Housing Both Say Silver Undervalued by a Factor of 20

When making a financial decision it’s important to know how assets are valued historically. Learn how undervalued silver is from a historical perspective. Plus also see how silver compares to the price of housing in New Zealand.

How Does Gold Compare to Shares For the Past 100 Years?

Why Buy Silver?How Does Gold Compare to Shares For the Past 100 Years?

Discover how gold compares to the sharemarket over the past 100 years. Do shares outperform gold over the long run as would be expected? Also see a great chart that indicates how gold may perform against shares over the next 10 years or so. 

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What is the Gold Silver Ratio?

You may be trying to decide between buying gold or silver. The gold to silver ratio can help with this decision. See what the gold to silver ratio is. Learn how it is used and what the gold/silver ratio is telling us now.

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Gold Backing to Debt Ratio: A Reset Like in 1934 and 1980 Would Mean $21,000 Gold

gold backing to debt ratio

In this article you’ll learn about the gold backing to debt ratio. And what the gold price would need to be at today to match two previous periods of debt reset… How do you determine gold’s value? Or put another way what price should gold be at? In our view this is the wrong way […]

A Gold to Silver Ratio Video Update: Time to Favour Silver

This excellent video from the Youtube channel belangp gives a detailed statistical analysis of the gold to silver ratio. It’s a different take to what we have written recently here: Using the Gold Silver Ratio to Time Buying Silver. The full video (a compact 9 minutes) is shown below. But here is a summary of what is covered: […]

Interest Rates and Gold: If Interest Rates Rise What Happens to Gold?

Last week’s yield curve recession indicator article proved popular with readers, so here’s more on interest rates and gold. Specifically answering the question: If interest rates rise, what happens to gold prices? This post covers: A common misconception about gold and rising interest rates Rising interest rates in the 1970’s and the effect on gold […]

SILVER INVESTMENT: The Lowest Risk, Highest Return Potential vs. Stocks & Real Estate

Earlier this week, we shared a post looking at the very unusual set up in the silver futures market. That is, where the large silver speculators have their first net short position in memory. Meaning they are betting the price of silver will go lower. Now this post shows that the “commercials” (who are the […]

Gold Cycles vs Property Cycles: When Will Gold Reach Peak Valuation?

Gold Cycles vs Property Cycles: When Will Gold Reach Peak Valuation?

The concept of long term cycles and how history at least rhymes, if not repeats, is a topic we find really interesting. If somewhat hard to explain exactly why these cycles repeat. Last week we contemplated whether the new NZ government policies would cause a house price crash. And also whether NZ house prices had […]

Where To Invest When (Almost) Everything’s in a Bubble

Currently we have most share markets around the world at record highs. The NZX (New Zealand Stock Exchange ) is no exception. As are house prices in many places at or near record highs: New Zealand, Australia and Canada just to name a few. On top of these we have record low interest rates which […]

A House Price Crash Caused By the New NZ Government Policies?

A House Price Crash Caused By The New NZ Government Policies?

The announced policies from the new Labour/NZ First/Greens Coalition have caused a lot of discussion around how the housing market here will be affected. A NZ house price crash has even been discussed overseas. Martin Armstrong has done some really interesting work on large cycles and how we humans often repeat the same mistakes. He […]

Gold to Silver Ratio Update for 2017: Time to Buy Silver Again

Time for an updated look at the Gold to Silver Ratio. Why? Because we think silver may finally be setting up to outperform gold again. We haven’t looked at the Gold to Silver Ratio in real detail since March 2016. In that post we covered:   What is the Gold to Silver Ratio? How is […]

In Gold We Trust Chartbook 2017 – 60 Slides for Gold Bulls 

We’ve just received an email from Ronni Stoerferle announcing the release of his “In Gold We Trust abbreviated chartbook for 2017”. If you didn’t have the time to read the full version of the 2017 In Gold We Trust report, then make sure you check out this shortened version…   In Gold We Trust Chartbook 2017 […]

Could Silver Be Worth More Than Gold?

Could Silver Be Worth More Than Gold? You may have heard about the increasing uses for silver in industrial applications. This is often used to argue that the price of silver will rise significantly and could equal or even overtake gold. Could this really happen? A reader posed just such a question recently: “I’ve heard […]