INVESTMENT RARITIES INCORPORATED
was founded in 1974 by Jim Cook, and has since grown to be one of the nation’s leading silver and gold dealers. In the 44 years of service, IRI has logged 400,000 transactions for 60,000 customers equaling $3 billion sold and delivered.
From the desk of Jim Cook
Silver Suppression as a Price Control
It’s been a long dry spell for those of us who own silver. We can bemoan the fact that silver has tried our patience or we can look for something positive coming out of this lengthy period of depressed prices. Silver analyst Theodore Butler has proven conclusively that heavy short selling on the COMEX has depressed the price of silver. This has acted very much like a price control. A number of unfortunate consequences derive from controlling prices (remember the long lines for gasoline in the 1970’s?). READ MORE
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INSIGHTS from TED BUTLER
For the last few weeks, I’ve been intensely focused on what I believe to be a developing double-cross in COMEX gold futures by JPMorgan. They are double-crossing the other 7 banks who have been their partners in shorting and manipulating gold and silver prices for many years. JPMorgan is positioning itself so flawlessly as to be nearly perfect in its execution, including the avoidance of any widespread knowledge of what they are doing. After all, a double-cross always includes the element of surprise and this one promises to be a doozy. READ MORE