HOLD SOME SAFE HAVEN ASSETS-CASH, U.S. TREASURY BONDS, GOLD, OR ALL THREE SAFE HAVEN INVESTMENTS

July 15, 2016

HOLD SOME SAFE HAVEN ASSETS-CASH, U.S. TREASURY BONDS, GOLD, OR ALL THREE
SAFE HAVEN INVESTMENTS

Gold:

  • An insurance policy against disaster and traditionally a behavioral opposite to stocks
  • Morningstar Favorite:
    iShares Gold Trust ETF (IAU)

IAU Chart

IAU data by YCharts

Long Term Treasuries:

  • Non-correlated asset
  • Dampens portfolio volatility
  • A top rated ETF is:
    SPDR Barclays Long Term Treasury ETF (TLO)

TLO Chart

TLO data by YCharts

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