This Will Kill the U.S. Dollar

China Strikes at the Heart of the Petrodollar Dear Reader, Crude oil, the master commodity, has been priced in dollars for the past 4 decades. After the collapse of the Bretton Woods agreement, which ended the gold standard in the 1970s, President Nixon made a deal with the Saudis to make the U.S. dollar the…

Making Money With Cryptocurrencies

Dear Reader, Yesterday, I attended a blockchain conference in Houston, Texas. Its focus was on how to implement blockchain technology into energy businesses. I heard from data scientists and engineers from Exxon Mobile, Chevron, BHP Billiton, Halliburton, and Microsoft. In 2012, we profiled Bitcoin at $13. I remember attending a few conferences that year. At…

U.S. Dollar Breaking Down

Dear Reader, The U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) is breaking down this month exactly as we predicted. The downtrend below 91.70 will only add to the downward momentum we’ve seen play out this year. We expect heavy selling pressure to begin below 91.55. Gold is now making new bull market highs and has a real shot…

Dollar Continues It’s Fall Against Gold

In a continued trend, the U.S. Dollar Index continues to fall amidst political pressure. Not only does the geopolitical pressure affect the dollar, but the perceived safe haven of years prior doesn’t hold any longer. In past decades, a move in the U.S. dollar of 12 points would have taken several years to develop. In…

Bitcoin Vs. Gold

Dear Reader, Could Bitcoin be the next gold? I don’t think so, nor is it even trying… The only common denominator for gold and Bitcoin is that they share the same enemy. And as the old saying goes, the enemy of my enemy is my friend. Bitcoin is a decentralized currency, a competitor of all…

I’m Certain About This…

Don’t Miss Out on This Very Predictable Outcome Dear Reader, When the question becomes “when,” rather than “if…” The zinc shortage we began forecasting is here, and it’s only going to get worse. I am certain that the price of zinc will go a lot higher than anyone is predicting. Already at a 10-year high,…