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Gold and precious metals as part of a balanced investment portfolio

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(Kitco News) - Investors that held the belief that metals were a valuable asset diversification tool did well in 2019.  Just from a numbers perspective, since January 2019, appreciation to date is as follows:  Gold is up 14%, silver is up 8%. The PGM’s of which we were extremely constructive:  Platinum is up 14%, palladium is up 48% and our winner rhodium is up 123%. These positions protected against a material drop in the balance of your portfolio, which if invested in equities also returned a healthy 22%.

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