The Geopolitical Concern Driving Gold

Author: Frank Holmes
Date Posted: March 18, 2014 Read time: 2 min

Business News Network (BNN) welcomes Frank Holmes to talk about the strength we’ve seen in gold so far this year. Frank gives his outlook for the precious metal moving forward, discusses what companies he keeps an eye on, and explains what he likes to call the “DNA” of gold.

Watch the interview to see what Frank says we’ll see in gold and gold stocks on the backs of the recent geopolitical concerns.


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