Close menu

November 11th, 2021 | 13:42 CET

MAS Gold, Deutsche Bank, Commerzbank - Gold, Silver, Inflation - The explosive mixture!

  • Gold
Photo credits:

The inflation figure is causing gold and silver to explode! The inflation rate in the USA has risen to 6.2% - this is the highest level in more than 30 years. The extreme inflation is due to the ongoing price-driving factors of the Corona pandemic. Gold took this figure as an opportunity to overcome its technical resistance at around USD 1,831. At the peak, the precious metal rose yesterday to just under USD 1,870. Silver followed on fast foot and reached an increase of a sound 3.1% to over USD 25. A flash in the pan or a trend reversal, we examine the environment a bit more closely.

time to read: 4 minutes | Author: André Will-Laudien
ISIN: MAS Gold Corp. | CA57457A1057 , DEUTSCHE BANK AG NA O.N. | DE0005140008 , COMMERZBANK AG | DE000CBK1001

Table of contents:

    Gary Cope, President and CEO, Barsele Minerals
    "[...] We are convinced that we could already leverage significant potential with a drilling program of around 35,000 meters. However, to finance this, we need a decision. Fortunately, there are already interested parties who can imagine advancing Barsele together with us. [...]" Gary Cope, President and CEO, Barsele Minerals

    Full interview


    Plus 6.2% - This inflation figure has hit home!

    Yesterday afternoon, there was a big surprise on the inflation front. After 4.9%, the current monthly rate rose to a plus of 6.2%. As a result, policymakers remain under considerable pressure. For the first time, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and FED Chairman Jerome Powell had to admit that inflation is more persistent than initially suspected. Nevertheless, both give the all-clear for the time being, as the US news channel "CNBC" reports: The extreme inflation rates are due to the pandemic and therefore only of a temporary nature. However, since the beginning of the pandemic, public budgets have been burning off a veritable fireworks display of debt. For investors, inflation is now noticeable, and this is the suitable breeding ground for a value-preserving precious metal investment.

    An initial upward movement in gold and silver

    In yesterday's news mix, there was no stopping gold and silver on the spot markets. On the one hand, important resistances fell, and on the other, the market for explorers and mine operators has dried up significantly in recent months. The willingness to sell in the precious metal markets had a particularly negative impact on the world's largest gold ETF SPDR Gold Shares. The amount of gold held has decreased from 1,171 to 975 tons since the turn of the year. And this week, the precious metals were again on the sell list. Until yesterday. From a medium-term perspective, it makes sense to consider assets in the precious metals sector that are not primarily linked to the spot price but imply a possible long-term target value.

    MAS Gold - Gold exploration in Saskatchewan

    We find a small property in Saskatchewan, Canada. This province has been shining for years with good legal conditions for commodity companies. In an international evaluation for more than 80 states, the Canadian province landed in first place.

    The MAS Gold company has agreed with the Saskatchewan government to acquire a 100% interest in the approximately 463-hectare Contact Lake property, including the former producing gold mine operated by Cameco Corp. in the La Ronge greenstone belt from 1994 to 1997. The Contact Lake mine site is located only 10 km from MAS Gold's North Lake deposit and is an important new addition to the hub-and-spoke mining concept. In this belt, MAS Gold operates five different gold projects which have already shown mineralization through test drilling. The geology is similar to high-grade regions in West Africa, so the starting position is excellent.

    The highly experienced team around mining veteran Jim Engdahl can be expected to do a lot in the future. He has already been able to bring gold legend Eric Sprott on board and maintains a first-class relationship with the existing shareholders. Recently, CAD 2.6 million was raised through an early warrant exercise. The funds are earmarked for upcoming drilling projects and further environmental studies and are expected to cover working capital requirements until mid-2022. The current 126 million shares result in a valuation of CAD 13.3 million. With these parameters, MAS Gold is an attractive addition to the mining portfolio.

    Deutsche Bank - Inflation is not a temporary problem, according to CEO Sewing

    Deutsche Bank CEO Christian Sewing has expressed concern about the current rise in inflation. "For me, the current rise in inflation rates is not just a temporary phenomenon," Sewing said in an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung. One has to be careful what happens with inflation, he warned. "You have to think of it as a multi-story house: we have now reached a higher floor, and that is where we are going to stay for now." He said it is up to central banks to make sure things do not get out of hand. "They have to find the way out of their very loose monetary policy," Sewing said. "And better sooner than later." In his view, the economic situation is robust despite the current supply bottlenecks. "We will also see solid economic growth in 2022," the Deutsche Bank chief believes. From his lips to God's ears and a good dig at the central banks' far too expansionary monetary policy.

    The institution he heads reported mixed figures for the third quarter. The bottom line was that Deutsche Bank achieved a pre-tax profit of EUR 554 million, an increase of 15% YOY. Total revenues for the period were EUR 6 billion, which is only a 2% increase. The market initially traded the share 5% higher, but the price fell back to the EUR 11 mark. Technically, things will only get interesting once the EUR 12.5 mark is overcome. However, this is still a full 15% away. Watch!

    Commerzbank - Back in the black for the first time in a long time

    Commerzbank is returning to profitability amid the restructuring and now also holds out the prospect of black figures for the full year 2021. Lower overall costs and significantly fewer burdens from bad loans ensured that the Frankfurt-based financial institution was able to earn EUR 403 million in Q3, compared with a loss of EUR 60 million a year ago.

    Before the publication of figures, analysts had expected a net loss of more than EUR 100 million. The improved outlook was very well received on the stock market, with the share price climbing 8% at times to EUR 6.98 - which is now the new high for the year. If the resistance here can be overcome significantly, further gains in the share, which has been battered for years, are likely. Keep the value close on the watch list, but await the technical breakout above EUR 7 for a medium-term entry.

    The spectre of "inflation" is making the rounds. The precious metals markets are jubilant, and interest rates are making a slight move upwards. Bank stocks should benefit from a higher interest margin. Gold and mining stocks hang on to medium-term bullion prices. More medium-term opportunities for precious metal finds lie dormant in MAS Gold shares.

    Conflict of interest

    Pursuant to §85 of the German Securities Trading Act (WpHG), we point out that Apaton Finance GmbH as well as partners, authors or employees of Apaton Finance GmbH (hereinafter referred to as "Relevant Persons") may in the future hold shares or other financial instruments of the mentioned companies or will bet on rising or falling on rising or falling prices and therefore a conflict of interest may arise in the future. conflict of interest may arise in the future. The Relevant Persons reserve the shares or other financial instruments of the company at any time (hereinafter referred to as the company at any time (hereinafter referred to as a "Transaction"). "Transaction"). Transactions may under certain circumstances influence the respective price of the shares or other financial instruments of the of the Company.

    Furthermore, Apaton Finance GmbH reserves the right to enter into future relationships with the company or with third parties in relation to reports on the company. with regard to reports on the company, which are published within the scope of the Apaton Finance GmbH as well as in the social media, on partner sites or in e-mails, on partner sites or in e-mails. The above references to existing conflicts of interest apply apply to all types and forms of publication used by Apaton Finance GmbH uses for publications on companies.

    Risk notice

    Apaton Finance GmbH offers editors, agencies and companies the opportunity to publish commentaries, interviews, summaries, news and etc. on These contents serve information for readers and does not constitute a call to action or recommendations, neither explicitly nor implicitly. implicitly, they are to be understood as an assurance of possible price be understood. The contents do not replace individual professional investment advice and do not constitute an offer to sell the share(s) offer to sell the share(s) or other financial instrument(s) in question, nor is it an nor an invitation to buy or sell such.

    The content is expressly not a financial analysis, but rather financial analysis, but rather journalistic or advertising texts. Readers or users who make investment decisions or carry out transactions on the basis decisions or transactions on the basis of the information provided here act completely at their own risk. There is no contractual relationship between between Apaton Finance GmbH and its readers or the users of its offers. users of its offers, as our information only refers to the company and not to the company, but not to the investment decision of the reader or user. or user.

    The acquisition of financial instruments entails high risks that can lead to the total loss of the capital invested. The information published by Apaton Finance GmbH and its authors are based on careful research on careful research, nevertheless no liability for financial losses financial losses or a content guarantee for topicality, correctness, adequacy and completeness of the contents offered here. contents offered here. Please also note our Terms of use.

    Der Autor

    André Will-Laudien

    Born in Munich, he first studied economics and graduated in business administration at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in 1995. As he was involved with the stock market at a very early stage, he now has more than 30 years of experience in the capital markets.

    About the author

    Related comments:

    Commented by André Will-Laudien on September 30th, 2022 | 12:36 CEST

    Higher, faster, further: BYD, Infinity Stone, Porsche, Varta - The energy transition stock portfolio is wanted!

    • Mining
    • Gold
    • Electromobility
    • GreenTech

    The words "energy turnaround" are used a lot in public. The majority understand it to mean the use of GreenTech to generate energy while avoiding dangerous climate gases. Unfortunately, the leaks from the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which is not in operation, are leaking the amount of gas into the atmosphere every day that the state of Denmark consumes in an entire week. This makes us painfully aware of how strongly warlike actions counteract efforts to save the climate. On the stock market, it is important to turn our gaze away from current events and toward a more peaceful future, where good ideas for sustainable change will also be rewarded. Which stocks belong in the portfolio?


    Commented by Juliane Zielonka on September 29th, 2022 | 10:57 CEST

    Barsele Minerals, K+S, BYD - Sweden as a crisis winner?

    • Mining
    • Gold
    • fertilizer
    • Electromobility

    Due to the explosions in the Baltic Sea pipelines Nord Stream 1 and 2, a switch to other energy sources is inevitable, especially for German industry. Fertilizer producer K+S, based in Kassel, is affected by this. The situation is different with Barsele Minerals. The Canadian company is exploring large gold areas in sunny Sweden and plans to mine up to 3.5 million ounces of the precious metal in the future. Electric car and battery manufacturer BYD, on the other hand, has sufficient resources in its home country of China and is preparing to make the leap into the European market. Find out here which shares are now defying the crisis.


    Commented by Stefan Feulner on September 27th, 2022 | 13:47 CEST

    Barrick Gold, Tocvan Ventures, Newmont, Glencore - Long-term positioning in gold makes sense

    • Mining
    • Gold
    • Commodities
    • Investments

    The FED's recent interest rate hikes and Chairman Jerome Powell's statement sent both equity and precious metals markets into the valley of tears. By all means, the monetary guardians want to curb rampant inflation. Whether this will succeed seems at least questionable. After all, it should not be forgotten that this would put an end to the already sputtering engine of the global economy. In addition, many already highly indebted countries are falling into ever greater problems due to higher interest payments. Thus, it is time to take a long-term, anticyclical position in the precious metals sector.