This is the 50th year the United States has been completely off the gold standard. Since the time we went off, gold and silver have gone in drastically different directions.
Jason Hartman talks with David Morgan, publisher of The Morgan Report and author of The Silver Manifesto and Second Chance: How to Make and Keep Big Money from the Coming Gold and Silver Shock-Wave, about what’s happening in the metals market and what that says about our current economy.
[3:37] What does the current state of metals tell us about stocks, real estate, and our economy?
[8:38] Why aren’t gold and silver making big moves right now?
[12:08] Silver as just money does well against gold. As a commodity, however, not so much
[15:58] Why David prefers silver to gold as a metal
[20:04] It wouldn’t take much of an interest rate move to crash the market
[24:01] The current state of platinum and paladium