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Go Inside the $56 Billion ‘Black’ Budget

Filed in Bank Gold, gld, inflation, o by on February 20, 2011 0 Comments

The Pentagon dropped its $533 billion budget this week. Some line items get a thorough public debate — like stealth jet engines and soldier health care. Others have opaque names like “RETRACT MAPLE,” and are totally hush-hush. Welcome to the Defense Department’s classified, or black, budget. It appears to be about $56 billion, the same as last year, less some inflation.

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Netflix (Nasdaq:NFLX) in Another Blowout Quarter, Adds Another 3.1 Million Subscribers

Shares of Netflix (Nasdaq:NFLX) soared in after hours trading as the company had another blowout quarter, this time adding another 3.1 million subscribers. Netflix generated $47 million in earnings in the fourth quarter, or 87 cents a share, a gain of 52 percent over $31 million, or 56 cents a share in the same period last year. Analysts had been looking for 71 cents a share. Revenue soared 34

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Gold Exchange Traded Funds – Hedge Agains Uncertainty | Articles …

Filed in African Gold, Gold, gold coins, Indonesian Gold, o, recession by on January 4, 2011 0 Comments

These aren’t the same as actually buying gold coins or gold bullion which can be an excellent recession proof long term investment strategy. When you purchase stocks in a company you have little control over the decisions that company …

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[Video] Roubini being Roubini

Filed in BP, Gold Investing, o, silver, sov, sovere by on November 19, 2010 0 Comments

With the market on another of its rocket ships as every asset on earth is backstopped by a central banker or sovereign government (which is in turn backstopped by a central banker), Mr, Nouriel Roubini is not getting the same air time or rock star stat…

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AZZ Inc. (AZZ) Reports Mixed Results for Second Quarter of Fiscal 2011

Filed in Gold Investing, silver by on October 1, 2010 0 Comments

AZZ Inc. reported an increase in sales for the second quarter of fiscal 2011 compared to the same period in fiscal 2010. The company also saw a decline in net income over the same period. AZZ Inc. had sales of $99.6 million in the second quarter of fiscal 2011, ending 8/31/2010. The company

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Beijing Jingkelong Revenue Up 6.7% In H1 2010

Filed in Gold Prices by on September 27, 2010 0 Comments

Beijing-based regional supermarket operator Jingkelong has published its semi-annual financial report for the first half of 2010, stating that its operating revenue was CNY3.467 billion, a year-on-year increase of 6.7%. At the same time, it achieved gr…

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Gold stocks glitter | 25 September 2010 | www.commodityonline.com

Filed in Australian Gold, Bank Gold, earnings, Gold, Mining companies by on September 23, 2010 0 Comments

Several other gold mining companies have witnessed the same phenomenon this week. Mining stocks magnify gold’s moves because of the enormous influence the metal’s market price has on a company’s earnings. Once bullion advances beyond …

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Context To Consumer Debt

Filed in Debt, Gold Investing, recession by on September 17, 2010 0 Comments

One of the reasons many market observers believe this recession will be a long one is the growth in consumer debt over the years. As consumers now focus on paying down debt levels, they won’t be able to spend to the same extent; thus, fewer goods will…

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Congratulations (finally) to Spencer and Braswell on getting their new paper published

Filed in gld, Gold by on August 28, 2010 0 Comments
Congratulations (finally) to Spencer and Braswell on getting their new paper published

WUWT provided a primer on cloud feedbacks on June 12th, 2009, followed by Willis Eschenbach’s “thermostat hypothesis” also recently published. This new paper by Spencer and Braswell is in the same theme as these. On the diagnosis of radiative feedback … Continue reading →

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Silver Wheaton’s (NYSE:SLW) Record Earnings Still Miss Expectations

Silver Wheaton Corp. (NYSE:SLW) (TSE:SLW) had record earnings for the second quarter, but it wasn’t enough to meet analysts’ expectations.Earnings were led by an increase in production and higher silver prices, which generated $53.3 million, or 15 cents a share. That was in contrast to last year in the same quarter where they earning $18.4 million, or 7 cents a share.Analysts had been looking for

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Great Basin Gold (Amex:GBG) Narrows Earnings Loss, Burnstone Mine Close to Generating Revenue

Great Basin Gold (TSE:GBG) (Amex:GBG) reported earnings today, and while still suffering a earnings loss, was able to improve to a C$5 million loss in the second quarter, compared with a C$14 million loss in the same quarter last year. Revenue also increased, rising to C$38 million, up from C$22 million in the second quarter of 2009. After a long period of time, the permanent grid power

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Helix BioMedix Inc. (HXBM.OB) Posts Record Revenue for Q2 2010

Filed in Gold Investing by on August 6, 2010 0 Comments

Helix BioMedix Inc., a biopharmaceutical company focused on bioactive peptides and related patents, today posted its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2010. Helix reported record revenue of approximately $330,000 in the second quarter of 2010, up 139 percent compared to approximately $138,000 in the same period a year ago. The company

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