For a relatively safe investment, the market says investors should be selling gold and buying platinum. That can be done either by buying a platinum exchange-traded fund and selling a similar amount of a gold ETF or simply by trading gold coins for a greater number of platinum coins.
A massive "financial blip" is on the radar screen, headed directly for your position. It's not the government coming to help you. But it is mostly the result of their formulated policies which have stood proverbial common sense on its head.
Buy gold and "get out of the stock market," legendary billionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller, advised investors this week at an investment conference in New York. Druckenmiller, who has one of the best long-term track records in money management, said the stock market bull market has “exhausted itself” and that gold “remains our largest currency allocation.”
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton may have very little in common, but Barry Allan, vice chair of mining for Mackie Research Capital, says if either moves into the White House, the U.S. dollar will fall and gold will rise. A higher gold price bodes well for gold equities, and in this interview with The Gold Report, Allan and his colleague Ryan Hanley share the names of some of their top picks for this environment.