The Importance Of Gold In 2018 And Beyond - Sprott Money (12/02/2018)

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February 12, 2018

If you've held physical gold for the past five years, you've

likely been frustrated by its lack of price appreciation. Of course, physical

gold always retains its value as sound money and wealth "insurance,"

but while prices of paper assets have flourished since 2013, the dollar price

of gold has languished. That, it seems, is about to change.

At long last, gold, silver and all commodities appear poised for

a price breakout in 2018 (and beyond) as the lower dollar, price inflation and

higher interest rates that so many expected in 2010-2011 finally come to pass.

In addition to those factors, several gold-specific positives have recently

appeared, and they demand your consideration:

Global

gold demand is strong, with the only restraining component being western

investment demand. Since western investors are typically trend followers, you'd

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