I heard the word compromise a bunch right after the election just like I heard the word "pragmatic" a lot after the previous election. I wanted to believe it back then, and I don't see it right now.
In an interview with Larry Kudlow, Richard Fisher, president of the Dallas Federal Reserve Bank says that there is a limit to what the Fed cam do to stimulate the economy is face of fiscal irresponsibity.
Even though emerging markets continue to grow at a faster pace than in the United States, this trend hasn't paid off for investors recently.
If the silver/gold ratio drops below 50, it may be tempting to lock in some silver sales. Silver is a harder call on the sell side because of the wild volatility in prices.