12 February 2013

Gold Daily and Silver Weekly Charts - Plus Ca Change...

"The greatest triumph of the banking industry wasn’t ATMs or even depositing a check via the camera of your mobile phone. It was convincing Treasury and Justice Department officials that prosecuting bankers for their crimes would destabilize the global economy.”

Barry Ritholtz

As a reminder, this is a stock option expiration week.

Obama's State of the Union message this evening. Regards to the staffers watching their bosses at Bullfeathers.

There was a hit on the metals but they clawed their way back.

I include the VIX here just to show the complacency and the likely cause for the divergence between stocks and the metals. Its a 'risk on' thing and its has been going on since the Republicans blinked on the fiscal cliff.