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David Erfle

David Erfle

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David Erfle founder of, is a 52 year old self-taught mining sector investor. He stumbled upon the mining sector in 2003 as he was looking to invest into a growing sector of the market. After researching the gains made from the 2001 bottom in the tiny gold and silver sector he became fascinated with this niche market. So much so that in 2005 he decided to sell his home and invest the entire proceeds from the sale into junior mining companies. When his account had tripled by September, 2007, he decided to quit his job as the Telecommunications Equipment Buyer at UCLA and make investing in this sector his full time job. He personally survived two bear markets, witnessed incredible sector changes and had to alter his investment philosophy numerous times in order to adapt to changing market conditions.”
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Miners lagging gold portends more weakness ahead

(Kitco commentary) - As Q3 came to a close on Monday, profit taking and quarter end book squaring by fund managers in the gold space was largely responsible for the safe-haven metal closing below strong support at $1480 on a quarterly basis.

Miners Continue to Price-In June Fed Rate Hike

(Kitco News) - The minutes from the last Federal Reserve policy meeting held on May 2-3rd were released this week on Wednesday, May 24th. The GDX Major Gold Miners Index Fund had been selling off into this release since last Wednesday, towards support at $22.

Burkina Faso - An Undervalued Area Play

Diversification Key As Miners Continue To Climb A Wall Of Worry

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