The other main story these days is “Inflation”. While the official inflation numbers reported seeming to stay in a range of 1.5 - 2.5%, commodity items are up sharply across the board.
Looking at the 1-yr mark, we see gold is up 1%, silver up 62%, platinum up 52%, and palladium up 22% since this time last year.
Amidst growing awareness of what buying into such unallocated holdings of precious metals really means for investors, there has rarely been a better time to own physical precious metals than right now.
For the 1-yr time frame, gold is up 6%, silver up 66%, with Platinum pulling ahead of silver, up 67% from a year ago. Palladium is up a strong 22%.
For the 1-yr period, Gold is up 7%, Silver is up 73%, Platinum is up 65%, and Palladium is up 13%.
For 2021, the Royal Canadian Mint has released a suite of unique coins that are now available to clients of the United States Gold Bureau.
Gold was down a quarter at $1740 for the week, but silver was down 3% to $25.40, and platinum was down 2% to $1192. Palladium up another 6% to $2672.
Following the lead of Japan may mean outsized performance of gold in the years ahead, beyond what we previously thought possible or likely.
Gold and silver are up 1% in the past week, to $1745 and $26.04. Platinum is up 4% to $1218, with palladium up 8% to $2525.
We’ve put together a list of what we at the United States Gold Bureau see as the Top 5 Silver American Eagle Proof 70 coins ever produced to celebrate this remarkable coin series as it enters its 35th year.