Pre-Powell Hat Contest

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Wed, Jun 19, 2019 - 9:25am

There's not much else to fill up space before 2:00 pm ET today so let's go with the old standby...a Hat Contest!

Just kind of throwing this together at the last minute so let's not make it complicated. Your entry will be the sum total of:

  • the shitco closing spot price for gold on FRIDAY
  • the shitco closing spot price for silver on FRIDAY
  • Tie-break: Will the FOMC cut or do nothing?

So, a typical guess might be 1350.45 + 14.95 = 1365.40 and yes . Got it? Again, this is open to...

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