Category Archives: When to Buy Gold and Silver

When to Buy Gold or Silver

Timing is helpful in ensuring you get the best price when buying gold and silver. This category covers topics such as seasonality and how this affects the gold price. Along with some guides on technical analysis (simple indicators on gold and silver charts to help you choose better times to buy), along with understanding the relationship between the NZ Dollar, US Dollar and gold and silver.

This is also the place where you’ll also find us writing about what we think the prices of both precious metals may do.

If you’d like more guidance on picking lower risk times to buy, then you should definitely get free access to our gold and silver daily price alert email service.

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When to Buy Gold or Silver: The Ultimate Guide

When to Buy Gold or Silver: The Ultimate Guide

Learn about fundamental reasons for buying such as how the economy is doing, the risk of financial panics or currency devaluations. But also technical reasons or rather just purely timing when to buy gold or silver depending on the price. Plus finally whether to choose to buy gold over silver or vice versa.


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

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

This article covers: Has NZ property peaked? The 18 Year Real Estate Cycle, the gold bull market 1970’s vs 2000 to date. When will gold and silver reach their peak valuations? And how property cycles and gold cycles might play out in the years to come. 


Gold and Silver Technical Analysis: The Ultimate Beginners Guide

Gold and Silver Technical Analysis: The Ultimate Beginners Guide

Once you’ve read this ultimate guide here’s what you’ll know: What is technical analysis? What are the benefits of technical analysis in gold and silver? Is technical analysis any use in manipulated markets? The different types of charts available and where to get them for free. Plus 6 different types of technical indicators for use in gold and silver analysis.

When to Buy Gold or Silver

Where Are We in the Psychology of the Silver Market Cycle?

This article looks at the phases of investor psychology in market cycles. Then compares these phases to the silver market cycle over the past 8 years or so, to see where the silver market is currently. Therefore helping to indicate where silver is going from here and aiding with deciding when to buy silver…


The Yield Curve Recession Predictor: Impact on Gold?


The Yield Curve Recession Predictor: Impact on Gold?

The best predictor of a recession we have seen is the yield curve. While the yield curve may sound like something only economists would know about and discuss, it’s actually a surprisingly simple measure. In this post we’ll cover how the yield curve predicts recessions, how far away the next one may be and how the yield curve impacts gold.


Why You Should Ignore the USD Gold Price When Buying in New Zealand

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

This post will help you if you’re worried about the impact of rising interests rates on gold. It covers: A common misconception about gold and rising interest rates; Rising interest rates in the 1970’s and the effect on gold; How the last 6 Federal Reserve Interest rate hikes have impacted the gold price; What might the future hold for interest rates and gold?

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The Anatomy of a (New) Gold Bull Market: Prices Rises. Short Correction. Bigger Rise to Come?

The Anatomy of a (New) Gold Bull Market: Prices Rises. Short Correction. Bigger Rise to Come?

There can now be little doubt. A new secular bull market in gold is underway. A bull market refers to a market where the price is rising. As opposed to a bear market where the price falls. In NZ Dollars gold has quietly been in a bull market since 2014. Even in US Dollars gold […]

Why Gold and Silver Won’t Correct From Here: Two Contrarian Indicators

Why Gold and Silver Won’t Correct From Here: Two Contrarian Indicators

It would be hard not to notice that gold and silver have risen sharply in price recently. So is a precious metals correction now due? Here’s the recent move in gold. Top chart priced in NZ dollars. Bottom is in USD. While here is the NZD silver price move. Both metals have experienced short sharp […]

Silver Breakout or Silver Fakeout? – Where to Next for Silver?

In our newsletter last week we pondered the question “Has the silver breakout started?” With the passage of just another 6 days we reckon we can now say, yes it has! Silver in New Zealand dollars has moved sharply higher since last week.  Looking at the 4 year chart below, we can see silver has […]

Should I Buy Gold Today or Wait? 6 Factors to Consider

SHOULD I BUY GOLD TODAY OR WAIT?

Here’s an excellent question from a reader which we received a few years ago. It’s about whether to buy gold today or wait. Even though he asks whether the “powers that be” will let the stock market crash while Obama is in power, it’s still relevant today. Why? Because it shows the things we think might […]

USD Gold Breakout – 6 Year High Above $1400 – What Happens Now?

USD Gold this week broke above the key level of US$1400. Just under a week ago it broke above $1375. What happens now? Prior to this breakout, gold had attempted to break through this overhead resistance at $1375 six times in recent years. But now that the breakout has occurred, gold in USD is at […]

First Time Buyer Question: How is Gold Going to Trend in the Next 6 Months?

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Here’s a couple of follow on questions from one we posted last week. This time mainly looking at how we think gold is likely to trend over the next 6 months… Our reader asks: “How do you think gold is going to trend in the next 6 months? I have been watching the gold pricing […]

NZ Dollar Gold Breakout About to Happen?

Gold in NZ Dollars About to Breakout_

In our daily prices alerts we’ve been continuing to track a possible breakout in gold in NZ dollars. Today we’ll have a look at how likely a gold breakout is, along with a look at silver in NZ dollars, and the New Zealand Dollar chart too. Gold in New Zealand Dollars Breaking Out? While NZD […]

Gold & Silver in NZ Dollars: 2018 in Review & Our Punts for 2019

THE YEAR IN REVIEW GOLD SILVER IN NZ DOLLARS

It’s time for our annual review of the performance of gold and silver in New Zealand dollars. We’ll also look back on our predictions from the start of 2018 and then finish off by making a few guesses as to what 2019 may hold for us. 2018 was quite a change from 2017 overall in […]

NZX50 Near Highs But This Indicator Says the NZ Economy is Slowing Sharply

NZX50 Near Highs But This Indicator Says the NZ Economy is Slowing Sharply

The New Zealand share market index, the NZX50 reached a new all time high earlier this month of 9084.04. Today the index is only just down from all time highs at 8953. So surely this is an indicator of a robust economy? And given share markets are meant to be forward thinking, a sign that […]

Everything is Awesome! But Will Gold Rise After the Latest Fed Rate Hike?

Last week the US Central Bank again raised interest rates. This is in response to the US economy being so strong. Will gold rise after the latest Fed rate hike and surprise everyone again?   Gold and Previous Fed Rate Hikes The chart below shows that gold has risen straight after each of previous US […]