Though it may look like the chasm between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney is extremely large, the chances of the markets (including that for gold and silver) making major, lasting shifts in any direction based on the victor are slim.
With gold at a four-year low, there are whispers that the Federal Reserve has been artificially suppressing prices. But with all indications showing demand going through the roof, how much longer can this "sale" last? You might want to review your notes from Econ 101, or see what we have to say here.
A series of strong economic indicators last week sent the stock market higher and gold lower, right to the $1,300 level it has seen a few times in recent months. Is this a new floor for gold? We look at the good reasons that suggest just this, and why right now could be your best last chance to buy gold.