2nd Quarter down…

The 2nd quarter is now in the books and businessinsider.com has a nice chart summarizing the 2nd quarter returns for key asset classes.  After a first quarter with little volatility the 2nd quarter saw a significant increase due primarily to concerns over the Federal Reserve tapering it $85 billion/month stimulus plan.  Of note, 10-Year US Treasurys  were down 8% and Gold was down a monster 23%.

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