Tis the season to make forecasts.
Here's ours. Since the price movement in the precious yellow metal has pretty much lulled everyone to sleep in 2012, look for the unexpected in 2013.
A 21% gain to $2013 -- and beyond.
We'll revisit this page, Lord willing, in exactly 12 months, and see how profound this oracle turns out to be --- or not.
In any case, we wish all our readers the very best, peace, health and prosperity in 2013.