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Richard (Rick) Mills

Richard (Rick) Mills

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Richard is the owner of Aheadoftheherd.com and invests in the junior resource/bio-tech sectors. His articles have been published on over 400 websites, including:

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Gold to oil ratio: Gold heading higher on rising energy prices

(Kitco commentary) - The gold to oil ratio is an important indicator of the global economy's health.

Why 1% interest rate hikes won't fix + 6% inflation

(Kitco commentary) - The US Federal Reserve announced this week what many market participants were expecting - a series of interest rate hikes starting next year.

Undersupplied silver to follow base metals into deficit

(Kitco commentary) - The Silver Institute predicts that global silver demand will rise to 1.029 billion ounces this year, up 15% from 2020 and exceeding a billion ounces for the first time since 2015.

The world produces enough food, so why are so many going hungry?

(Kitco commentary) - What does it mean to go hungry? The United Nations says hunger is when populations experience severe food insecurity, meaning they go for days without eating due to lack of money or they are without access to resources.

Silver demand to exceed a billion ounces for the first time since 2015

(Kitco commentary) - Like gold, silver functions as a safe haven in times of economic uncertainty. And its lower price, currently 1/75th the cost of gold, makes it the â??poor manâ??s alternativeâ? flight to safety.

Copper, the most critical metal

(Kitco commentary) - In 2018, before the trade war between the US and China put the boots to copper demand, and covid-19 mine closures/ abandoned expansion plans crimped supply

Tin: an upcoming 'green' metal

(Kitco commentary) - The next time you crack open a can of beer, you might want to think about tin. The silvery metal with a faint yellow hue goes into 25% of the 370 billion metal drink containers produced every year, via tin-plated steel.

Getting A Heartbeat

The Sweat of the Sun

As a general rule, the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information

Demise of London Gold Pool Ends Vietnam War