These precious metals are strongly correlated, but they serve different purposes. Here's what investors need to know.
A slowdown in the housing market, driven by a rise in mortgage rates, is pushing up precious metals on renewed cheap money hopes.
The market is still spooked by the prospect of Fed tapering, despite signs of a global recovery.
The long-awaited move in precious metals is underway as Wall Street banks and speculators are forced to buy.
A surge in global manufacturing activity sends the S&P 500 above 1,700 for the first time.
At long last, the precious metals are turning higher for the first time since last summer.
In the coming weeks we should see the broad stock market top out, and gold miners -- along with precious metals -- bottom.
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