HTML5 Incompatible Browser

How can investors best protect themselves in the Age Of Uncertainty?

Bob Wiedemer

For more information please get in touch with a Monex Account Representative at 1-800-444-8317.

A Year for Accumulation ReportFree “A Year for Accumulation” Report
Learn why 2019 is the year for accumulation in our new report written by widely-recognized financial market analyst, author, and Managing Partner of CPM group, Jeffrey Christian. This insightful report will provide you with informative facts, statistics, charts, and more details that explain why investors should begin to think about accumulating precious metals in 2019. Monex offers this report completely free of charge in an effort to keep our customers and prospective customers informed about the events occurring within the precious metals market. Claim your free report now with a quick, easy phone call to a Monex Account Representative. Call now: 1-800-444-8317.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The information presented in these video clips is solely a highlight of the opinion of a third-party and is incomplete. Please visit the website and/or subscribe to the publication for the full and timely opinion of the individual and call a Monex Account Representative for any additional up-to-date information. This is not an offer to buy or sell precious metals. Investors should obtain advice based on their own individual circumstances and understand the risk before making any investment decision.

Video Transcript

Bob Wiedemer: This Uncertainty Index is an investment uncertainty index, not just a precious metals uncertainty index, but an investment uncertainty index. So, that means, it applies to stocks, bonds, even real estate, and most importantly, it applies to diversifying your investments. I think, especially in a time of uncertainties, it is very important. You can't just be in one category and you can't be in just categories that go up or down together. Like stocks, you can diversify within those, but most stocks that are going up are going down at the same time. Precious metals or gold are tremendous ways to diversify your portfolio and do especially well when uncertainty is rising.

We may be in an Age of Uncertainty. We may be facing things like North Korea or political battles we haven't seen before, or politicians we've never seen before, but we all know that in times of uncertainty diversification is key.  That's really what I'm preaching here is get out of instruments that are all highly correlated.  Don't fool yourself. We all have a tendency to do that for obvious reasons. Don't fool yourself that stock, just by having different types of stocks, or even a few stocks and a few bonds, you're diversified. You're not. You need to have things that are not correlated with the stock market as much. Precious metals and gold are certainly a very key way of doing that.