Three reasons to buy gold

Join Downtown Josh Brown and Michael Batnick for another round of What Are Your Thoughts? In this week’s episode, Josh and Michael discuss the hottest topics in investing and finance, including:

► Corporate Bonds – “Records one of Vanguard’s largest ETFs at $5.5 billion”

► 52-Week Highs – “NASDAQ-100 hits a new 52-week high after going at least 6 months without a rally.”

The Gold Case – “Rising US Recession Risk May Spur Safe Haven Flows”.

► Where are the bulls? – “Large speculators/hedge funds have boosted net shorting of S&P 500 futures positions further, surpassing the 2011 extreme and moving into 2007 territory.”

►JPMorgan Chase – “America’s largest bank is everywhere – and not growing”

► Commercial Real Estate – “US commercial real estate prices are down for the first time since 2011”

► Make the case

► Mystery scheme

and more!

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