Gold bars are typically the most cost-effective way to buy physical gold bullion, due to the fact that they can be produced by any private mint, and do not have value as a collectible, like many coins. Bars also offer distinct advantages in that they are more available than coins, come in a wider range of sizes/weights, and are nearly always .999 or .9999 fine gold.
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March 5th, 2014
March 5th Midweek Gold Market Update
Gold and silver are trading slightly up during the first half of Wednesday as both metals are fighting a renewed appetite for risk. With the situation in Ukraine noticeably more stable today than it was on Monday, investors no longer feel it a huge necessity to look to safe-haven assets to protect their wealth.
Today's non-farm employment data from February came in and surprised a few investors, but was really not too far from market expectations. As... Read more
February 26th, 2014
February 26th Midweek Gold Market Update
After hitting a 4+ month high in the early morning hours, gold took a downward turn not too long after markets had opened in the US. The downturn in the spot value of gold and silver is being largely attributed to profit-taking in the wake of what has been a stellar run by precious metals. Civil unrest around the world is continuing to keep safe-haven demand on the up and up, though there is no saying how long safe-haven demand alone will be able to keep... Read more
February 19th, 2014
February 19th Midweek Gold Market Update
For the second consecutive day, gold and silver spot values are declining slightly as a result of a slight technical correction and some mild profit-taking. After gold hit a 3 and a half month high on Tuesday, and has been trending upwards for the past week, it was only a matter of time before profit-taking and/or technical corrections made an appearance.
Today's big news revolves around the release of the latest FOMC minutes. Due to recently poor... Read more