Monday, December 11th, 2017

Coinage provided an easy-to-assess standard. It also presented a significant temptation for the fiscal authority.

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Last month, Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin signed Senate Bill 862 into law, once again recognizing gold and silver as legal tender and an acceptable means of payment of debts in the Sooner State.
Thursday, June 7th, 2012

It may feel like I'm out of touch with the precious metals markets to broach the subject of a mania today, but I think the table is being set now for a huge move into gold and silver.

Wednesday, January 11th, 2012

2011 was remarkable in many ways for the precious metals markets. Gold soared to new highs in early September, hitting at an intraday record of $1,920/ounce on the fifth. Silver screamed to within a hair of $50 on April 28. Corrections ensued, and the metals ended the year on a disappointing note for silver and an underwhelming note for gold. Equities for the sector were down, to way down for junior ventures, logging their worst annual return since 2008.

Friday, September 2nd, 2011
Walter Grinder, that great educator, economist, thinker, and former Atlas trustee, alerted us to this article which can be a source of optimism for lovers of sound money:
Thursday, August 11th, 2011
My late economic professor and mentor, Hans F. Sennholz, practiced what he preached.  His example added to the strength of his classes.  Forecasting the great weakening of paper money he invested in gold and silver.   He had mixed feelings.
Tuesday, April 27th, 2010
"The amount of circulating cash of all kinds in the hands of the people at the present time is about nine hundred millions.
Monday, June 17th, 1963

Research Reports - 06/17/1963