Gold benefits from investor discontent

So why is gold doing so well here in early 2016? As I write this gold is hovering in the low $1200.00 per ounce range, up over 10% year to date, already exceeding the high annual price estimate forecast by many ‘experts’. Even though metal prices regressed slightly from earlier highs during the trading days surrounding Valentine’s Day weekend, the week of February 8-12, 2016 was the best week for gold in four years. Read more