Note: Please consider that the PGM (Pt, Pd, Rh) content might change from one catalytic to another (with the same serial #) due to its condition affected by mileage, weather conditions, etc. *Assay made with Niton XLT3GOLDD+
Investing In Physical Gold vs. Physical Silver
Investing in gold and silver can be an excellent way to diversify your portfolio and hedge against economic uncertainty. Both gold and silver are popular investments and have been used as a store of value for thousands of years.
There are many articles discussing the different factors that affect the prices of gold and silver, such as: other commodities (oil), inflation rate, US dollar, interest rates, stock market, geopolitical situation, etc. There is also vast information on the different ways of owning gold & silver, such as: physical, ETFs, stocks, tokens backed by physical metal (T-gold & T-silver), etc.
Let us focus today on physical gold and silver investment:
The table below gives short comparison of a few important characteristics of physical gold & silver bullions when considering investments.
Conclusion: From a glance at this table, it seems that gold has priority over silver, but this is a personal decision.