But underlying demand is weak and getting weaker, and supply is on the rise – big time.
Gold is the commodity of craziness.
… gold investors are that unique breed of incurable optimists who don’t want to be paid any income on their capital
… it is not a currency. I can’t go into JB Hi-Fi with a lump of it and buy a TV.
It’s just a commodity they [central banks] got stuck with because it used to be a currency a long time ago and will never be again.
So gold is also the commodity of confusion: is it an investment safe haven or just a commodity? Answer: it’s whatever everyone thinks it is, and right now it’s a haven.