Quantified Funds 8/12/19

U.S. equity markets posted losses in all three indexes last week. The S&P 500 lost 0.46%, the NASDAQ Composite lost 0.56%, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 0.75%. Five of the 11 sectors were up last week; Real Estate posted the largest gain at about...

What’s Happening 8/12/19

Listen to “In My Opinion” anytime, anywhere Pressed for time? We have made the weekly “In My Opinion” article available as an audio file. Listen in as Flexible Plan President Jerry Wagner and other financial writers offer commentary on the markets and risk management....

Gold’s latest jump could be just the beginning

Gold prices skyrocketed last week, breaking above $1,500 per ounce (see the red line in the following chart). Prices reached a high of $1,520 per ounce before closing at $1,508 per ounce on Friday (8/9). The current stalemate in the trade war between the U.S. and...