David Smith

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David H. Smith is Senior Analyst for TheMorganReport.com, contributor to MoneyMetals.com as well as the LODE Cryptographic Silver Monetary System Project.

He has investigated precious metals’ mines and exploration sites in Argentina, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Bolivia, China, Canada and the U.S. He shares resource sector observations with readers, the media, and North American investment conference attendees.

Why People Have Always Held Gold

Why People Have Always Held Gold

The current phase of the gold bull market, which started last year, is – we believe – the third and final wave of the secular bull run tracking back to 2001. It’s going to create a tidal bore of immense size and power

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A New Day Has Dawned for Gold and Silver

A New Day Has Dawned for Gold and Silver

Market sentiment has fundamentally changed. If you keep waiting and hoping for a return to last year’s prices with low premiums and plentiful supply, that’s what you’ll be doing… waiting and hoping.

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Coronavirus Set to Decimate Precious Metals Supply

Coronavirus Set to Decimate Precious Metals Supply

If for some inexplicable reason you’re still waiting to acquire the silver (or gold) you hope to purchase, the question right now is, “How lucky to you feel?”

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Silver: For Health, For Wealth

Silver: For Health, For Wealth

“Silver is nature’s finest germ killer. Simply by being silver, this most precious metal’s elemental properties are toxic to pathogenic microorganisms while simultaneously being non-toxic to healthy cells and probiotic bacteria. “

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Getting on Board the Silver Express!

Getting on Board the Silver Express!

Over the last half year or so, a number of analysts, well-heeled individuals, and mega-hedge fund managers have been taking a shine to silver. So far the “restless metal” hasn’t been letting on that it’s noticed.

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There’s No Fever Like Gold Fever!

There's No Fever Like Gold Fever!

In Germany buying anything more than one and one-half troy ounces of gold will now activate customer ID paperwork, and for businesses – a criminal background check…

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Understanding Gold Comes From The Heart

Understanding Gold Comes From The Heart

Reflect on the state of geopolitical affairs around the globe. Look at the trend in motion where banks are – or soon will – charge you for the privilege of saving some of the paper currency you’ve earned…

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Why You Should “Follow the Money” on The Yellow (and Silver) Brick Road

Why You Should "Follow the Money" on The Yellow (and Silver) Brick Road

Since the Federal Reserve detached the dollar from the gold standard in 1971, the world’s central bankers – with the Fed leading the charge, have flooded the world with fiat currency to the point of diminishing its purchasing power to shadow status.

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Silver’s Three Legged Bull-Run Stool

Silver's Three Legged Bull-Run Stool

Our chosen metaphor is the three-legged stool. Take one leg away, and the stool topples. In the case of silver, the outcome is likely to be a violent price rise of epic proportions.

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Last Train Out for Gold, Silver, and Platinum Bulls?

Last Train Out for Gold, Silver, and Platinum Bulls?

Maybe you didn’t buy gold at $1,100, or $1,250 or $1,350. Perhaps you kept waiting for the arrival of a well-known analyst’s call of $700. (Whose tune has now changed to predicting $1,800!). What to do now?

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It’s Time to Get Serious about Silver

It's Time to Get Serious about Silver

The World Silver Survey 2019 Review said that global silver demand hit a three-year high in 2018, surpassing more than one billion ounces, up 4% from 2017. At the same time, global silver mine production fell for the third straight year, dropping 2% in 2018 to 855.7 million ounces.

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The Gold and Silver Uber-Bull Run Is Upon Us

The Gold and Silver Uber-Bull Run Is Upon Us

Gold is already at a 6-year high, left a series of gaps on the way up, and smashed through all sorts of technical “resistance” points on traders’ charts around the […]

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BOOM! The Gold Volcano Is Ready to Erupt

BOOM! The Gold Volcano Is Ready to Erupt

The clock on the coming eruption of the gold (and silver) market is ticking… Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 20 June, 2019 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report […]

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Silver Sentiment: Friend or Foe?

Silver Sentiment: Friend or Foe?

Silver Sentiment: Is It (Your) Friend or Foe? Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 23 April, 2019 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report The gold and silver bull markets […]

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When to Buy Gold & Silver (Is it a Good Time?)

When to Buy Gold & Silver (Is it a Good Time?)

No Gold and Silver? So Far, So Good… Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 21 February, 2019 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report In the original (1960) classic movie […]

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Precious Metals – A Coin’s Third Side

Precious Metals - A Coin's Third Side

Looking at Gold (and Silver) from the Third Side of the Coin Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 29 January, 2019 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report Two years […]

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Love. Fear. Inflation. A Precious Metals’ Trifecta

Love. Fear. Inflation. A Precious Metals' Trifecta

Going forward, there are – and will continue to be – three primary drivers of global physical gold (and silver) demand. Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 27 November, 2018 By David […]

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Win Big in Gold and Silver

Win Big in Gold and Silver

Win Big in Gold and Silver without “Buying the Bottom” Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 28 August, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report Last month in this […]

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Are Silver and Gold ‘at the Flood’?

Are Silver and Gold 'at the Flood'?

There is a tide in the affairs of men… Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 28 August, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report Thus begins one of the […]

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Repetition of the Basics Is Worth Its Weight in Gold

Repetition of the Basics Is Worth Its Weight in Gold

Whenever you encounter a “sticking point” in some activity – any activity in which you are engaged – it always helps if you “return to the basics.” Bullion.Directory precious metals […]

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What the Tea Leaves Seem to Be Telling Us About Silver

What the Tea Leaves Seem to Be Telling Us About Silver

The ongoing July silver (and gold) slam has a 2008 feel about it. Important data point elements are different, but there’s an air of panic on the part of physical […]

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How to “Measure” Precious Metals Holdings

How to "Measure" Precious Metals Holdings

Now might be worth your time to “measure” your precious metals’ holdings. Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 19 July, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report Let’s start […]

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Inflation: People’s Enemy, Government’s Friend

Inflation: People's Enemy, Government's Friend

“When you can lie about money, you can lie about anything.” ~David Morgan Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 23 May, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report We […]

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China Goes Long on Gold and Silver

China Goes Long on Gold and Silver

China Takes the Long View on Gold-Silver… and So Should You Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 24 April, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report A cursory look […]

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Gold and Silver Possession Is a Constitutional Right

Gold and Silver Possession Is a Constitutional Right

Gold and Silver Possession Is a Constitutional Right – and a Practical Imperative Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 22 March, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report It’s […]

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One Belt, One Road – One Direction for Precious Metals

One Belt, One Road - One Direction for Precious Metals

China’s launch several years ago of the One Belt, One Road Initiative is set to become the biggest commercial linking-system constructing project in world history. Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 22 […]

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Buying Gold/Silver – The U.S. Pricing Advantage

Buying Gold/Silver - The U.S. Pricing Advantage

For Americans Buying Gold and Silver there is Still a Big U.S. Pricing Advantage Bullion.Directory precious metals analysis 18 January, 2018 By David Smith Senior Analyst at The Morgan Report […]

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Gold’s Global Supply Artery: Heading for Cardiac Arrest

Gold's Global Supply Artery: Heading for Cardiac Arrest

An oceanic-scale demand push from “all parts Far East” is building, as the desire to own gold and silver promises to place an increasingly solid foundation for years to come. […]

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David Smithbullion.directory author David Smith

David H. Smith is Senior Analyst for TheMorganReport.com, contributor to MoneyMetals.com as well as the LODE Cryptographic Silver Monetary System Project.

He has investigated precious metals’ mines and exploration sites in Argentina, Chile, Peru, Mexico, Bolivia, China, Canada and the U.S. He shares resource sector observations with readers, the media, and North American investment conference attendees.

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