"No warning can save people determined to grow suddently rich" - Lord Overstone

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Bill Downey

Bill Downey

Contributor since: 26 Feb 2010

Biography

Bill Downey is an independent investor/ trader involved with the study of the Gold and Silver markets since the mid 1980s. He writes articles for public distribution for other websites, has been published in Futures Magazine as well as his own website at http://www.goldtrends.net/.

  • How the Gold Market was Crashed

    Published 13 April 2013 | viewed 0 times

    There's been a recent huge draw down of physical gold at the New York COMEX and at the JP Morgan Chase depository. Look at the…

  • Silver - Reflections of a Major Price Breakout

    Published 16 October 2010 | viewed 0 times

    During the spring and summer of 2010, the price of silver was caught in a trading range of $17.00-19.50. But that all changed at the…

  • Today's Most Important Price Points in Gold - Part II

    Published 03 September 2010 | viewed 0 times

    On April 30th of this year I wrote an article entitled "Today's Most Important Price Points in Gold." This is a follow up to that…

  • Brother Can You Spare a Trillion?

    Published 11 May 2010 | viewed 0 times

    In what has now become the normal in expectations, European policy makers have announced a 750 BILLION EURO bailout policy late Sunday evening in defense…

  • Today's Most Important Price Points in Gold

    Published 30 April 2010 | viewed 0 times

    Ever since the price high of 1227 in December, gold has been in a trading range. The most recent rally has brought gold to the…

  • Silver's Most Important Price Point

    Published 03 February 2010 | viewed 2,889 times

    From a seasonal standpoint a case can be made that Gold and Silver usually make a price high this time of the year. Of course…

  • Monthly Gold Update - January 2010

    Published 06 January 2010 | viewed 2,064 times

    The chart below is the ETF for gold (GLD). The chart will at first seem busy but we will take it one at a time…

  • The Last Real American Dollar

    Published 11 December 2009 | viewed 2,374 times

    Every now and then there are extraordinary events that occur that end up shaping the world for many years to come. The Lincoln and JFK…

  • The Day the Bears Lost Control of Gold

    Published 09 November 2009 | viewed 2,173 times

    In was another incredible month as gold continued to outshine all other major investment themes by being the only investment that has broken out to…

  • Gold: Have We a Confirmed Weekly Breakout?

    Published 21 October 2009 | viewed 2,583 times

    With the new highs we have seen in October, the time has arrived where gold is making an important decision in its medium and long…

  • Crude, Gas, and Gold Seasonal Update

    Published 07 August 2009 | viewed 1,947 times

    Commodity speculators and investors (women excluded) can learn a lot by observing the purchasing habits of the "woman of the house." Obviously it's not in…

  • Gold, Crude Oil or Natural Gas?

    Published 02 August 2009 | viewed 3,699 times

    In the markets of today, investors and speculators alike have the ability to participate in a lot more than company stocks. With the advent of…

  • The Day the Dollar Died - And the Day Gold was Reborn

    Published 26 July 2009 | viewed 3,276 times

    Who would have thought that the information age would be so confusing? Given the same set of conditions, man has this tendency to find different…

  • Which Is Shining More - Copper or Gold?

    Published 21 July 2009 | viewed 2,134 times

    July 19, 2009 For any investor trying to sum up the copper situation, he/she must come to grips with many conflicting forces all vying to…

  • Gold Mid-Year Seasonal Trend Review July 2009

    Published 15 July 2009 | viewed 2,648 times

    During the course of the year, it is always good to sit back and review the current markets you're involved in. In this manner, one…

  • What's up with Silver?

    Published 03 July 2009 | viewed 2,481 times

    For years silver bulls have been waiting for the fundamentals of silver to finally take hold of price and catapult it into stratosphere. Alas the…

  • What's Up with Natural Gas?

    Published 01 July 2009 | viewed 4,215 times

    After a vicious crash in energy over the last year of close to 80%, Crude Oil has made a comeback in the last few months…