Remember all the talk a few days ago about how decisive the month of September was going to be for the fate of the "troop surge" in Iraq, indeed U.S. involvement in Iraq in general?
(Thanks Laura Rozen.)
Just over the last week, the futures price for an ounce of gold rose from a low of $1,204 to a high near $1,244 during yesterday’s trading session. A 3% gain may not seem like much. But keep in mind this move happened in just over a week’s time. And today, Editor Zach Scheidt shows you why this recent pickup in gold is actually just the start of a much larger — and more explosive — advance.
George Mason University’s Mercatus Center just released their annual “Ranking of States by Financial Condition” report. The report provides all Americans a chance to see how their respective state rank in terms of financial condition. But today our Analyst Jody Chudley points out the report reveals more than that… It also reveals something you might want to consider next time you step into the voting booth…