January 2022



PERMIAN RECORD OIL PRODUCTION TO PEAK IN 2022? Game Over For U.S. Shale When Top Field Peaks

Are the days numbered for the United States’ largest shale oil field?  According to the EIA, the Permian reached new record production in December.  However, with the annual decline rate being nearly 50%, the Permian will likely peak in the next year or two when it runs…

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TOM CLOUD UPDATE: Precious Metals & Alternative Hard Assets In 2022

Tom Cloud discusses how gold and silver will behave in 2022 with a weakness in the U.S. Dollar.  However, if we get a significant sell-off in the broader markets, precious metals investors may be experiencing higher premiums and longer wait times to buy retail bullion on any price dips.  Tom also discusses investing in another alternative hard asset…

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PALISADES RADIO INTERVIEW: Energy Crisis Will Drive Gold To New Highs

The ongoing global energy crisis and coming Energy Cliff will push the gold price to new highs.  This is not a matter of if, but rather a matter of when.  And, if we look at the energy data, the “when” seems to be fast approaching.  Thus, precious metals investors need to understand…

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