Why Gold Is More Valuable Than Ever Now

Why Gold Is More Valuable Than Ever Now

Gold is hitting record highs. But this new rally is bucking long held trends for the commodity, and bringing in a new class of investors. Typically, gold prices peak in periods of economic weakness and recessions; but by most measures, the U.S. economy is doing pretty well.

WSJ breaks down the factors driving gold’s historic rise, and what makes it different from previous rallies.

0:00 Gold’s rally
0:48 What’s driving gold’s rally
3:51 What makes this different?
5:04 What this means for investors

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