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Analysts Expect A Weakening Dollar In Coming Months

The US dollar is looking weak in wake of poor news. Many analysts expect this weak dollar to continue which could cause a spike in the price of gold.

With the dollar sinking on Tuesday due to March US retail sales data, gold has continued its pattern of moving with the greenback. The dollar fell nearly 1%, while gold fell approximately half-a-percent. Continue reading

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People Are Growing Interested In Gold Again

Gold demand has increased in US while settling in the Eurozone on lack of news in the latter. Despite low prices, investors are looking to take advantage of buying opportunities in a market that could respond to market volatility in the US stock markets.
Demand is not only increasing in the US, but has remained strong in China.

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Rand Paul Announces 2016 Presidential Bid

Senator Rand Paul’s Presidential announcement came from his twitter account in the form of a video, which compiled Paul’s speeches and fans chanting his name.

The video displayed the following full-screen text: “On April 7 one leader will stand up to defeat the Washington machine and unleash the American dream.” Continue reading

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World Growth Projected To Stall By IMF

World growth fell in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis and the International Monetary Fund thinks the economy is “likely to lag for years.”

The world’s potential for growth has been slowing since before the financial crisis due to aging populations and a drop in technological innovation, according to the IMF. Continue reading

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La Jolla luxury car dealer getting new owner

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The La Jolla exotic car dealership tied to a local election campaign donation scandal is on the move.

Signs on the Symbolic Motor Car Co. dealership at 7440 La Jolla Blvd. have been changed to O’Gara Coach.

Word has it, the Beverly Hills O’Gara Coach dealership for Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, Rolls-Royce and Aston Martin is taking over the La Jolla showroom.

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In 20 years, the world may run out of minable gold

In another two decades, rare commodities may become seriously scarce.

According to Goldman Sachs, the world has about 20 years’ worth each of known minable reserves of gold GCJ5, -0.10% diamonds and zinc. Platinum PLJ5, +2.30% copper HGK5, -1.55% and nickel reserves only have about 40 years or less left. Continue reading

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Big Economic Data Coming This Week

The beginning of the month always has a lot of economic data. From the Non-Farm Payrolls report to ISM to Factory Orders, there’s a ton for people to sift through. Typically the Jobs Report, which is scheduled to be released on Friday, sucks up the vast majority of attention. Continue reading

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Yemeni leader Hadi leaves country as Saudi Arabia Leads Air Strikes On Houthi rebels

Yemen’s President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi departed his refuge in Aden under the protection of the  Saudi army on Thursday,  arriving in Saudi Arabia as Houthi rebels battled with forces loyal to him just outside the southern port city.

Warplanes from Saudi Arabia and Arab allies bombed at Houthi forces, who have conquered much of the country in their campaign against Hadi. Continue reading

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Historical Society honors owners of La Jolla’s ‘landmark’ homes

La Jolla has 106 private homes designated historic by the City of San Diego

La Jolla Historical Society online: lajollahistory.org

The city gave a shout-out to the people who assume the painstaking, often costly process of restoring and maintaining old homes that add character and a sense of place to La Jolla’s neighborhoods, proclaiming March 14, 2015 “La Jolla Landmarks Day.” Continue reading

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La Jolla News Nuggets: March 26-April 1

It’s official! The neighborhood Albertsons grocery store on Turquoise Street (off La Jolla Boulevard), frequented by many Bird Rockers and south-side La Jollans, is now Haggen Food & Pharmacy.

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World Spot Prices
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11.96

Gold

Bid: $1,731.63
Ask: $1,732.63
0.46

Silver

Bid: $17.86
Ask: $17.96
-1.89

Platinum

Bid: $834.23
Ask: $839.23