Did Warren Buffett just bet against the U.S. economy? His latest investment raises some questions
August 16, 2020 at 14:27 PM EDT
Warren Buffett has long been critical of gold as an investment, saying it “has no utility” and that the “magical metal” is no match for “American mettle.” He once wrote that “Anyone watching from Mars would be scratching their head” over how we treat the shiny stuff on this planet. Is he having a change of heart?