The need for a safe haven asset is clear. The toxic mix of economic, market, and financial risks leaves investors with few places to turn.
As geopolitical, economic, and environmental uncertainties escalate, many investors watching these volatile moves continue to try to take steps to diversify their portfolios and seek out alternative investments.
Physical precious metals have a long history of being viewed as a store of value during times of economic and geopolitical turmoil.
Physical precious metals have a long history of being viewed as a hedge against geopolitical uncertainty, economic turmoil, and inflation.
With unresolved issues encompassing much of the globe, it would not be surprising to see the gold price achieve new record highs this year.
Investors, watching as geopolitical tensions escalate and uncertainty rises, continue to seek out ways to ensure that their portfolios are diversified against a downturn in any one market sector.
Many investors continue to take advantage of temporary price dips to add more physical precious metals to their portfolio at a relative discount.
Many investors still view physical precious metals as a hedge against inflation, geopolitical, and economic uncertainty.
The present state of affairs seems like an episode of The Twilight Zone, with the unfortunate twist that this is not a television show; it’s an artificially delayed reality.
1. Escalating geopolitical tensions are now competing with the coronavirus for top media coverage. Market volatility can be expected to remain extreme as the pandemic continues unchecked and the U.S. and China begin yet another tit-for-tat exchange of bureaucratic hostilities. 2. The seasonally adjusted number of Americans filing initial claims for state unemployment reversed course…