Here Comes Political Risk

Discord in Washington will lift gold higher.

Wed, Mar 6, 2019 - 10:31am

You may recall that Political Risk was a key component of "The Three Themes for 2018". This was centered around what would take place if the Democrats were to take some control of the US Congress. Well, here we are in March 2019 and it's all beginning to appear, right on cue.

The first component of Political Risk is the possible move to impeach Trump and the ramifications of this movement. It's not that Trump is going to be removed from office. This is about political discord. Total gridlock in Washington will be a contributing factor in a loss of business and consumer confidence...

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