The stock market at current valuations is vulnerable to a significant market decline. Meanwhile, gold dropped to $1,301.96.
The stock market opens the early quarter of the year with minimal gains. Gold and silver remain bullish, thanks to the policies set out by lawmakers.
The stock market was corrected at over 10 percent then closed back at 5 percent. This change was last seen during the Great Depression.
Since January 2000 the Dow Jones has been rising on falling volume and declining on rising volume.