Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably noticed the market’s recent hiccups. A variety of factors—from inflationary forces and a resurgence of COVID-19 to rising rates and geopolitical strife— crept in. And investors are not too pleased.
Well, some investors are pretty pleased right now.
That would be the investors holding gold and gold-related equities. The precious metal has started to glitter again in a big way with the current bout of inflation and volatility. This has strengthened both prices and the dividends the gold miners have tied to those prices.
With the shift in market sentiment and continued worries, gold and its stocks could be worthy investments for the year ahead.
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