When the economy is facing rough weather and markets are heading south, precious metals funds can be a safe haven of refuge. In fact, this is the period when they can provide consistently higher returns and can outperform stocks. A small amount of precious metals in a portfolio can provide sufficient diversification, as well as protection against inflation. Because they possess the advantages of professional management and a wide portfolio, precious metals funds are the brightest choice for investing in this sector.
Below we will share with you the five best-performing precious metals funds year to date.
Top 5 Best-Performing PM Funds
Source: Zacks (7/14/10)
"PM funds are the brightest choice for investing in this sector."