May 31, 2019

Gold rose over 1% today to break the $1,300.00 threshold for the first time in over two weeks.  Stocks continue their sell-off amid heightening tension between the US and China and now,  new threats of tariffs against Mexico. The US is threatening a 5% tariff on all Mexican goods in response to Mexico’s lax immigration enforcement and the Dow and Nasdaq are down 230 points and 70 points respectively midday on the news.