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2014-04-09 12:27:36

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Barry Stuppler, past president of the American Numismatic Association and current chairman of the Federal and California State Gold & Silver Political Action Committee, predicts that the price of gold will reach $5,000 oz. during 2015 or 2016. Stuppler published an article in April 2004, when gold was at $408 oz., predicting that gold would break its 1980 record of $852 oz., which it did in 2008. Gold is currently at $1,304...

2014-04-03 04:20:35

HELLERUP, Denmark, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Saxo Bank [http://www.saxobank.com/?noredirect=true ], the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, has published its second quarterly insight for 2014, focusing on the outlook for Europe. European outlook: A United States of Europe? Following an abundance of false starts, the European economy is likely to encounter further challenges in Q2, Saxo Bank writes in its second quarterly insight for 2014....

2011-11-21 12:23:41

While the price of oil has risen in recent years, it has not affected the price of goods as much as in the past, according to research by two Kansas State University economists. More than that, the prices of many goods -- such as clothing or vacations -- are actually deflating instead of inflating because of improved technology and reduced energy costs. Lance Bachmeier, associate professor of economics, and Inkyung Cha, adjunct professor of economics, discuss oil shocks and inflation in...

2011-10-19 22:30:00

Japan is monitoring its economy carefully to understand how it will be affected by the ensuing fluctuations in the financial and forex markets and the uncertain economic developments overseas. Hard hit by deflation, the central bank of Japan announced in October 2011 that they promise to keep interest rates near zero until central banks attain price stability. http://www.investtechfx.com Hong Kong (PRWEB) October 19, 2011 InvestTechFX reported Bank of Japanâs October 2011...

2011-07-14 07:00:00

NEW YORK, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The World Gold Council today releases its Gold Investment Digest, analysing the current economic and financial drivers of the global gold market. The Q2 2011 report shows that gold outperformed most major assets, including commodities, throughout the quarter. In addition, gold's low average volatility of 13.4% for the quarter is well below its long-term 20-year average of 15.8%. Juan Carlos Artigas, Investment Research Manager at the World Gold...

2011-05-16 02:36:00

HADERA, Israel, May 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Hadera Paper Ltd. (AMEX:AIP) (the "Company" or "Hadera Paper") today reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2010 (the "Reported Period"). The Company, its subsidiaries and associated company - are referred to hereinafter as the "Group". The Consolidated Data set forth below excludes the results of operation of the associated company Hogla-Kimberly Ltd. ("H-K"). Consolidated sales during the reported...

2011-02-28 09:42:00

FORT LEE, N.J., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Inflation Association (NIA) - http://inflation.us - announced in its November 5th, 2010, food price projection report that food inflation would take over as America's biggest crisis in calendar year 2011, surpassing the mortgage crisis and high unemployment, which were the top economic concerns of Americans in 2010. NIA's food price projection report received worldwide media attention including being featured by Glenn Beck on the...


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