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Adam Hamilton

Adam Hamilton

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010


Mr. Hamilton, a private investor and contrarian analyst, publishes Zeal Intelligence, an in-depth monthly strategic and tactical analysis of markets, geopolitics, economics, finance, and investing delivered from an explicitly pro-free market and laissez faire perspective.

  • Silver Stocks Comatose

    Published 20 October 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The silver miners’ stocks have mostly drifted sideways this year, looking vexingly comatose.  Such dull price action repels speculators and investors, so they’ve largely abandoned…

  • Gold Miners’ Q3’17 Preview

    Published 13 October 2017 | viewed 0 times

    With the third quarter’s earnings season now underway, the gold miners will soon join in and report their latest results.  No data is more highly…

  • Fed QT Stocks, Gold Impact

    Published 22 September 2017 | viewed 0 times

    This week’s landmark Federal Open Market Committee decision to launch quantitative tightening is one of the most-important and most-consequential actions in the Federal Reserve’s entire…

  • Major Gold-Stock Breakouts

    Published 08 September 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Major Gold-Stock Breakouts The gold stocks are off to the races again, with big gains mounting.  They just staged major breakouts, shattering a vexing consolidation…

  • Silver Miners’ Q2’17 Fundamentals

    Published 01 September 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The silver miners’ stocks have largely languished this year, grinding sideways near lows for months on end.  This vexing consolidation has fueled near-universal bearishness, leaving…

  • Gold Miners’ Q2’17 Fundamentals

    Published 18 August 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks have spent months adrift, cast off in the long shadow of the Trumphoria stock-market rally.  This vexing consolidation has left a…

  • Gold Stocks Coiled Spring

    Published 11 August 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks have largely ground sideways this year, really lagging gold’s strong rally.  That lack of upside has decimated sentiment, leaving a bearish…

  • Gold Stocks’ Autumn Rally 2

    Published 04 August 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks have suffered a lackluster year so far, mostly lagging gold’s solid new upleg.  But that vexing underperformance should soon give way…

  • Fed QT Bearish for Stocks

    Published 28 July 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Ominously for the stock markets, the Federal Reserve is warning that quantitative tightening is coming later this year.  The Fed is on the verge of…

  • Gold/Silver Shorts Extreme

    Published 24 July 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold-futures and silver-futures short positions held by speculators have rocketed up to extremes in recent weeks. These elite traders are aggressively betting for further…

  • Picking Great Gold Stocks 2

    Published 14 July 2017 | viewed 0 times

    One of the primary keys to success in investment and speculation is picking the right stocks to trade. That’s no mean feat, as it takes…

  • Gold Stocks’ Summer Bottom

    Published 07 July 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks have drifted lower over the past month, slumping back to major support. This weakness has naturally intensified the bearish psychology engulfing…

  • Stock Markets Hyper-Risky

    Published 30 June 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The US stock markets have enjoyed an extraordinary surge this year, shattering all kinds of records. It’s been fueled by hopes for big tax cuts…

  • Gold Summer Doldrums

    Published 23 June 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Gold has spent most of June grinding lower on balance, damaging sentiment and vexing traders. Usual selling leading into the Fed’s latest rate hike contributed,…

  • Gold Bullish On Fed Hike

    Published 16 June 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Gold reversed sharply lower after the Fed’s latest rate hike this week, on heavy selling from speculators and investors alike. Bearish sentiment flared on traders’…

  • Gold-Stock Inflection Nears

    Published 09 June 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks remain deeply out of favor, largely shunned by traders. Since this sector just spent the better part of a year grinding…

  • The Silver Short-Squeeze Potential

    Published 02 June 2017 | viewed 0 times

    Silver has suffered a lackluster year so far, really lagging gold’s upleg. Sentiment is still reeling following silver’s crushing selloff from mid-April to mid-May. But…

  • Silver Miners' Q1'17 Fundamentals

    Published 26 May 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The silver miners’ stocks have been slowly grinding higher this year, but it’s been a volatile ride. This sector’s alternating surges and plunges have spawned…

  • Gold Juniors’ Q1’17 Fundamentals

    Published 19 May 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The junior gold miners’ stocks suffered a serious thrashing between mid-April and early May. Relentless heavy selling blasted many back down near deep mid-December lows,…

  • Gold Miners’ Q1’17 Fundamentals

    Published 15 May 2017 | viewed 0 times

    The gold miners’ stocks have been slammed by a sharp gold pullback in recent weeks, spawning today’s bearish sentiment. Traders often get caught up in…