Sector Expert: Clif Droke
Clif Droke is the editor of the Momentum Strategies Report newsletter, published since 1997, which covers U.S. equity markets and various stock sectors, natural resources, money supply and bank credit trends, the dollar and the U.S. economy. The forecasts are made using a unique proprietary blend of analytical methods involving internal momentum and moving average systems, as well as securities lending trends. He is also the author of numerous books, including "Channel Buster: How to Trade the Most Profitable Chart Pattern."
Throughout the duration of the 2008–2009 credit storm and the recovery that followed in 2010–2011, gold's performance relative to other asset classes has been superior. In this Gold Report exclusive, Gold & Silver Stock Report Editor Clif Droke charts gold's past and possible future.
The gold price recently made a new high amid widespread concern over weakness in the U.S. dollar. The gold rally has been driven by strong global demand among investors seeking a safe haven. Demand has been driven mainly by uncertainty over the economic outlook, as investors continue to recover from the fallout of the financial crisis two years ago.
China could be the single-most important factor in trying to solve the global financial crisis. Clif Droke, editor of the Momentum Strategies Report, in this exclusive article for the Gold Report, looks at questions surrounding China's near-term future and the momentous impact on our own financial futures.