Valuation – Real Assets vs. Financial Assets

Valuation – Real Assets vs. Financial Assets The price of real assets relative to financial assets is at all-time lows since 1925. Should investors own more precious metals and real estate? Image: BofA Global Research

U.S. Private Sector Financial Assets % of GDP

U.S. Private Sector Financial Assets % of GDP This chart highlights the obvious disconnect between Main Street and Wall Street, as the value of U.S. financial assets is 6.0 times the size of U.S. GDP. Image: BofA Global Investment Strategy

Japanese Equities, Ex-Financials, Since 1980

Japanese Equities, Ex-Financials, Since 1980 Japanese equities, ex-financials, have had a very honorable past decade. Are Japanese equities still a good bet? Image: Gavekal, Macrobond