NHTSA grilled on ability to protect drivers

Congress is charging that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration was years late in detecting a deadly problem with General Motors cars and lacks the expertise to oversee increasingly complex vehicles. (Sept. 16)      .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 16th, 2014

Why ECB QE Is Bearish For Gold Prices

By Sam Kirtley:The recent action by the ECB appears to have caught many gold bulls off guard. A common interpretation of the impact that a potential quantitative easing program would have on gold prices was that it would be very bullish. This argument was.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Update: Newstrike Capital Releases The Results Of The Ana Paula PEA

By The Investment Doctor:Newstrike Capital (OTCPK:NWSKF) has released the findings of a Preliminary Economic Assessment on the Ana Paula project in the Guerrero Gold Belt in Mexico. The results of this PEA are much better than what I imagined, as the init.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Cycle Analysis Supports Both Bearish and Bullish Views On Gold and Silver

As bearish as this sounds, there is a “rest of the story” in support of my view that we’re still at a major decision point for Gold. If June 2013 was the final capitulation low that ended the bear market, and I still believe that it was, it was foll.....»»

Category: bullionSource: goldsilverworldsSep 16th, 2014

G20 cracks down on tax avoidance

Countries could not agree on the design of a measure aimed at curbing unfair competition for patent income, which is viewed as contributing to the problem of tax avoidance.....»»

Category: worldSource: ftSep 16th, 2014

The Poverty Rate In America Has Been Going Nowhere For Decades

The US is the richest country in the history of the world. Despite this, poverty continues to be a long-running problem. The Census Bureau just released a report full of statistics on poverty and income in the US. Below is the overall poverty rate and num.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 16th, 2014

College Football Coach Explains Why One Of His Players Played Dead On A Fake Punt

Arkansas State's failed fake punt against Miami on Saturday, which featured a player pretending to faint in the middle of the play, is one of the strangest plays we've ever seen in a football game. But it turns out that there's a logical explanation for.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 16th, 2014

Brien Lundin Says Don"t Miss This Buying Opportunity

By The Gold Report:Brien Lundin, founder of Jefferson Financial, producer of the New Orleans Investment Conference and Gold Newsletter, believes at least a small amount of the massive liquidity produced by loose monetary policy in Western economies will f.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Barrick Gold: Gold Miners As The Best Play On World Currency Debasements

By Value Record:[This post originally appeared on my blog.]"Inflation is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon" - Milton FriedmanI don't like being dogmatic about my investments. Many investors (including many value managers) have taken to buying go.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

House Report: NHTSA Missed Signs of GM Ignition Switch Issue

A new congressional report says the top auto safety regulator in the U.S. missed signs of the ignition-switch problem that plagued more than two million GM vehicles and led to at least 19 deaths......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsSep 16th, 2014

Scots snap up gold ahead of referendum

Concerns about possible independence are pushing Scottish investors to the security of gold......»»

Category: marketsSource: cnnSep 16th, 2014

“I Want To Be Diversified, I Want To Own Some Gold” - Faber

Veteran investor Marc Faber, author of The Gloom, Boom and Doom Report, reiterated the need for gold in a diversified portfolio when interviewed last week on CNBC.  Faber, a resident of Thailand, is an advocate of gold storage in Singapore, and belie.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 16th, 2014

AngloGold Ashanti of South Africa Abandons Spinoff Plans

AngloGold Ashanti, one of the world’s largest gold mining firms, said shareholders were concerned, in part, with the level of fund-raising needed for the restructuring......»»

Category: blogSource: dealbookSep 16th, 2014

Gold Headed Lower As Strong Dollar, Higher Interest Rates Loom

By Gary Jakacky:After soaring to near $200 a share a few years ago, in the aftermath of the financial crisis in the US and continued stresses in Europe and Asia, it has been a sad performance by gold, as shown by the chart of its ETF (NYSEARCA:GLD). (cl.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Gold May Surprise Ahead Of The FOMC Meeting And Scotland"s Independence Vote

By Boris Mikanikrezai:In this article, I aim to examine mostly how the September 16-17 FOMC meeting could affect gold prices. However, I shall comment on the Scottish independence vote that could produce an opposite reaction to the gold market. The Sept.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Gold: Short And Waiting For The Washout

By Andrew Hecht:The recent action in gold has been less than precious. So far, in 2014 the gold price has traded in a range from a low of $1207 on the first day of the year to a high of $1390.80 on March 17. The 15% range in gold is comparable to other tr.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Gold - Taking A Breather Just Below $1240

By Dean Popplewell: By Stuart McPhee Gold for Tuesday, September 16, 2014 Over the last couple of days to start this week gold has been able to find some support and consolidate around the $1230 level after falling heavily over the last few weeks to .....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

CEO Interview, Paramount Gold And Silver

By Peter Epstein:The following interview was conducted by phone and email in the week ending September 12th. Let's start as all interviews do, can you tell me about Paramount Gold & Silver? I've been CEO and a large shareholder in Paramount Gold & Si.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Update: Teranga On Track To Meet 2014 Production Guidance; High-Grade Drill Results Reported

By Hard Asset Investments:Teranga Gold (OTC:TGCDF), a Canadian-based gold company which operates the only gold mine and mill in Senegal, West Africa, announced a number of positive developments on Monday:- The company is on track to meet its 2014 producti.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014

Update: Rye Patch Gold"s Gold Ridge Exploration Results

By Ben Kramer-Miller:Rye Patch Gold (OTCQX:RPMGF) just released the results of its Gold Ridge exploration program. The company located some areas of high-grade mineralization, including a 19.8 meter drill hole containing 1.24 gpt. of gold equivalents (gol.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 16th, 2014