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Wall Street Has Been Wrong About Gold for Decades

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted March 16, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess explores new research showing how gold prices actually increase following benchmark rate hikes.

Obama's $280 Million Water Technology Investment

Written by Keith Kohl
Posted March 15, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl reviews President Obama's 2017 proposed $280 million spending plan to protect and increase the nation's water supply through investment in water technology.

Lithium Value on the Rise

Written by Keith Kohl
Posted February 25, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl gives an overview of the boom in lithium so far.

Copper Investing 2016

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted February 17, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess gives his outlook on copper investing for the rest of 2016.

Short Gold ETFs

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted February 8, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess takes a look at two gold ETFs that hedge against falling gold prices.

Touch vs. No Touch Cannabis Companies

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted February 1, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess reports from Denver, CO to talk about the legal cannabis industry.

B.C. Government to Help Mining Companies

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted January 27, 2016

The British Columbia government announces plans to help struggling mineral and mining companies plus an extension of two tax credits designed to help the industry.

Investors See Safety in Gold

Written by Keith Kohl
Posted January 25, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl explains why investors are rushing to find value while markets around the world are at a loss.

The "Industro-Precious" Metal

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted January 18, 2016

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess explains how we can consider silver as an "industro-precious" metal, with about half of the metal's end uses roughly split between industrial and precious metal demand.

World Silver Bullion Coins: Canadian Maple Leaf

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted January 18, 2016

As the official silver bullion coin series of Canada, The Canadian Silver Maple Leaf is one of the most widely-recognized and sought after bullion coins in the world.

Russian Central Bank Remains Gold Hungry

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted December 24, 2015

Russia's central bank made headlines last year when it announced that the country had purchased 5.5 million ounces of gold for the year. However, Russia may end up purchasing even more gold this year.

Mining Stocks Dig into Debt

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted December 21, 2015

Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess takes a look at the mining industry's current debt pile and warns investors to stay away from three specific mining companies, which hold over $60 billion in debt combined.

Silver Coin Premiums

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted December 16, 2015

Everyone seems to be jumping into physical silver coins. But before you make the plunge, Energy and Capital editor Luke Burgess has some tips to avoid paying high premiums for silver coins.

PBOC Now Accounts for 5% of Gold Demand

Written by Luke Burgess
Posted December 7, 2015

China's central bank, the PBOC, currently accounts for over 5% of total world gold demand. But PBOC purchases are just scratching the surface of Chinese gold demand.

The Legend of Barringer Hill

Written by Keith Kohl
Posted November 25, 2015

Energy and Capital editor Keith Kohl tells the legend of Barringer Hill, one of the greatest rare earth deposits ever to be discovered, and explains why the minerals at Barringer Hill will never be mined.