Why is the price of palladium skyrocketing?

Why Is the Price of Palladium Skyrocketing?

The price of palladium has continued to rise over the course of 2019, breaking multiple records and even surpassed the price of gold in October. Looking closely at the supply and demand for this precious metal could indicate the palladium rally is only just beginning. Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with…

Has the Recession of 2020 Already Begun?

Experts are seeing multiple warnings of a possible 2020 recession on the horizon. Are you sure you’re making the right moves to help protect yourself in the event of an unexpected downturn? Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Coy Wells.  Has the Recession of 2020 Already Begun? – Video Transcription…

How Much Gold Is In the World? Market Insights

How Much Gold Is in the World?

Central banks around the world are reportedly buying gold at an alarming rate. Just how much of the world’s gold supply are these global powerhouses stockpiling, and what are the other major sources driving gold demand today? Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Patrick Brunson.  How Much Gold Is in…

What You Might Not Know About Gold ETNS

What You Might Not Know About Gold ETNs

Financial giant Barclays has rolled out a new way to obtain precious metals: exchange-traded notes (ETNs). How do they work and are there hidden costs? Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Coy Wells.  What You Might Not Know About Gold ETNs – Video Transcription Coy Wells: 00:00  The UK based…

Recession-Proofing Your Portfolio: A Step-by-Step Guide

 Recession-Proofing Your Portfolio: A Step-By-Step Guide

With many analysts forecasting a slowdown—if not a full-blown recession—in the near future, it’s important to make sure you’re prepared before it happens. Find out how owning precious metals, like gold and silver, can help protect you from a potential economic downturn in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Patrick Brunson.  Recession-Proofing Your…

What Are These Recession Indicators Saying?

What Are These Recession Indicators Saying?

When you’re trying to protect yourself against future economic shocks, not knowing what’s around the corner can be frustrating. Make sure you’re up to date on these current recession indicators and why they matter now. Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Coy Wells.  What Are These Recession Indicators Saying? –…

How Important are Government Bond Ratings?

You probably know your own credit score, but do you know the government? Government bonds are rated by major credit agencies across the world, and their scores can have major implications for the economy and you. Learn more in this episode of USMR Market Insights with Patrick Brunson. How Important are Government Bond Ratings? –…

What Is an 11-Letter Four-Letter Word?

Watch to learn about financial derivatives and the part they played in causing past recessions  What Is an 11-Letter Four-Letter Word? -Video Transcription Coy Wells: 00:00 If you’re worrying about a repeat of the 2008 recession, you’re not alone. Anxiety about a new recession is on the rise. You may ask, would something so…

Can a president alone start or stop a recession? USMR Market Insights

Can a President Alone Start or Stop a Recession?

As the election starts to heat up, candidates will begin to discuss their plan for the economy. Discover how the president’s relationship with foreign trading powers can affect the start or stop of a recession. Can a President Alone Start or Stop a Recession? – Video Transcription Patrick Brunson: 00:00 Everyone should be expecting to…

Are We Headed for an All-Out Currency War?

Last week, China pushed down the value of its yuan to its lowest level in 11 years, and the U.S. Treasury designated China a “currency manipulator” in response. Meanwhile, gold soared to fresh six-year highs after breaking through the key $1,500/oz. level. Many worry this could spark an all-out currency war between the two powerhouses…