The final quarter of 2018 has been marked by stock market volatility, much of which has stemmed from the ongoing trade tensions between the U.S. and China. Investors are getting worried, but there’s another school of thought: is it possible that the President is preparing to strike a deal, which would send the equities markets soaring to fresh all-time highs?
Let’s recap the Federal Reserve’s policy for the past 10 years, as we transition into a new era.
The euphoria is still not upon us, which means that the market will keep being the gift that keeps on giving, for the time being.
Starting in six weeks, the clock begins to wind down, until the November 3rd, 2020 elections, with less two 2 years to go.
From the way the talking heads on television are framing it, you’d think gold and silver will never recover from their current doldrums. Undoubtedly there’s been price pressure, along with a likely dose of “intervention” from the government and big banks. But is this a secular bear market really, and can we expect precious metals to come up for air anytime soon?