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Despite Its Current Value, Gold Still Has Inherent Risks

September 16, 2011 | Daily Capital

An interesting perspective on gold. Investors must use caution and avoid chasing the “hottest” trend—there are risks inherent in every asset class. The key is evaluating these risks and determining an appropriate weight to achieve a well-diversified portfolio.

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What Will Pop The Gold Bubble

If you own gold for investment, you need to understand what is likely to make it go down for an extended period – and when I say extended, I mean 20 years. The last time gold peaked in 1980 it was over 20 years before it regained its previous highs. That’s really too long to keep your money tied up. This article will look at current gold supply and demand and take a deeper look at what might cause a 1980’s type decline.

Read the full article at Seeking Alpha.

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