Just like the late, great game show Family Feud offered participants a chance to shout out their view of popular perceptions, views and opinions of American culture, there are regular polls of the investment community that afford market participants a similar platform.
As exchange traded funds (ETFs) continue to lure retail investors away from mutual funds, ETF providers have been stepping up their marketing campaigns targeting retail investors.
Many analysts are beating the war drums to jump back into the gold market – are they right? Maybe. The one question I’m always asked is, ‘shouldn’t gold be going higher?’
The Japanese yen is on the move as traders look for safe haven assets from deteriorating conditions in Greece, Spain and the euro zone generally.
India’s love affair with precious metals stretches all the way back to the Hindu creation story of Brahma’s birth in a golden egg. Now, with GDP tripling over the last decade, its growing middle class can afford to feed the obsession.
For some trades relates to the strong US Dollar, check out these ETF plays.
Buy gold, not the miners.