Over the years we have heard from Congress and all the recent White House administrations that the reported numbers for economic growth and unemployment are the key indicators of a strong economy. Economists and government policymakers have said growth will eventually ease the debt burden the nation has accumulated over the years. So, there is […]
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There’s much on the surface that makes a casual observer think the US has a strong robust economy. For example, you always hear about how strong our job market is. The job market is a lagging indicator. And if it’s true that everyone who wants a job has a job, not everyone has a good […]
As traders of precious metals, we have encouraged clients to increase rather than decrease positions in physical precious metals in 2019. After eight years of economic expansion and stock market growth based on artificially low interest rates, the risk in the stock market is arguably at an all-time high.