All the Gold ever extracted is 160,000 tons (in 2009) , The American Debt = 14 Trillion Dollars = 1.8 All the Gold ever extracted in Human History !!! The monetary mass in the US is increasing by 15% a year ! Total gold divided by people in the world gives each of us 23 grams
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Thursday, August 25, 2011

Jim Rickards: Gold should be $7,000 - Gold is Money

Jim Rickards : Gold is money , Warren Buffett is wrong when he said that gold is an investment , it is not an investment it is not a commodity , it is money , if you like money you should have some Gold , ultimately Gold will go to $7000 an ounce it is the price based on the amount of money supply it won't get there for several years and whether it gets there through some kind of presidential commission that starts the return to the gold standard that's what I would certainly favor the other way is through the chaos where there is a sort of sub-sequential collapse of paper currencies and then we go to gold on more emergency basis it other way we got to reconcile the price of Gold to the money supply , when you do those ratios those are the prices you get .... Related ETFs : Ishares Silver ETF (SLV), SPDR GOld ETF (GLD) SPDR GOld ETF (GLD), Powershares DB SPDR Gold ETF (GLD), Newmont Mining (NEM), Barrick Gold (ABX), GoldCorp (GG)

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