17.07.2013 - Jim Rogers: Why gold broke its bull run
After 12 long years of being the darling commodity, gold is finally showing signs of mortality, as the precious metal has lost more than 20% in 2013. Though many felt the bull run, which included a dozen consecutive winning years, would continue with the Fedís easing policy, the metal has finally succumb to the pressures around it. While many continue to try and pinpoint the reason behind goldís steep drop, commodity legend Jim Rogers points the blame to a popular emerging market. As Rogers notes, India is the largest buyer of gold in the world, giving them a fair amount of influence over the price of the metal. As gold continued to skyrocket in price, so too did Indiaís trade deficit, the largest drivers of which are gold and oil...............................................Full Article: Source
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