Gold and Silver Assets

Informing precious metals investors

Bookshelf

Here is a list of some excellent books about gold, silver, mining and finance.

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Precious metals investing

Why gold, why now?
E.B. Tucker guides investors though the reasons to own gold and the different ways to own gold, including gold mining stocks and royalty companies.

Second Chance
David Morgan (otherwise known as the silver guru) says that “90% of the profit potential for the metals and miners become available during the last 10% of the entire bull run.” This books explains how to make and keep gains from the next silver bull market.

Guide to investing in gold and silver
Mike Maloney explains why precious metals are one of the most profitable, straight forward, and safest investments around. This is THE best selling gold and silver investing book.

The new case for gold
Jim Rickards suggests that the time will come when panic buying of gold will occur, resulting in shortages. He also discusses how much gold to buy and where to store it.

Resource investing

The colder war
This book is a “must read” for resource stock investors with a focus on the energy sector. Marin Katusa provides an clear, easily read, and engaging look at the main players in global energy.

Economics and currencies

The fourth turning
Published in 1997, yet highly relevant today given that we are in the middle of the fourth turning. Based on historical cycles, the prophecies in this book have been spookily correct so far. Want to know what lies ahead?…Read this book.

The new great depression
James Rickards draws on historical case studies, monetary theory, and behind-the-scenes access to the halls of power, to shine a light on the events taking place in 2020, so investors understand what’s really happening and what they can do about it.

Aftermath
James Rickards lays out the risks to the financial system and offers advice on how to weather the storm.

The road to ruin
James Rickards explains why he believes that the current world monetary and financial system is on the verge of insolvency and that the world financial elites already have a successor system for which they are laying the groundwork.

The death of money
James Rickards offers a bracing analysis of the threats to the US dollar. He believes that the coming collapse of the dollar and the international monetary system is entirely foreseeable. Only nations and individuals who make provision today will survive the maelstrom to come.”

Currency wars
Currency wars have happened throughout history and are one of the most destructive and feared outcomes in international economics.

Market psychology and Trading

Extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds
Originally written in the 1840’s this book is a timeless classic. Proof that human psychology never changes, particularly when it comes to stock market manias.

Reminiscences of a stock operator
Written over 70 years ago, this book provides an entertaining and relevant look at investor psychology and market timing.